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ricki-lee last night interview dj dolly llama

Aussie singer Ricki-Lee Coulter is helping us dance our way out of isolation with new single Last Night. It’s been over 15 years since Ricki-Lee became a household name on Australian Idol. And since then, the hard working diva has achieved massive success in music and on Aussie TV. But like many, the COVID-19 pandemic …

pabllo vittar 111 brasil

Last week, Destiny Rogers from QNews spoke with Brazilian and global musical sensation Pabllo Vittar, the world’s most popular drag queen. Currently self-isolating at home in Brasil, the latest COVID-19 hotspot, Pabllo talks to QNews about her album 111, already certified gold in Brasil and taking off worldwide. The most followed drag queen in the …

eurovision song contest

LGBTIQ fans of the Eurovision Song Contest have voted Swedish singer Loreen’s “Euphoria” as their favourite entry of the last decade. The end-of-decade poll was run by local Eurovision fansite and podcast Aussievision.net. They received fan’s picks from across Australia and elsewhere. Dale Roberts from Aussievision explained Loreen’s “Euphoria”, the 2012 winner, was one of …

Little Richard king and queen rock and roll

Openly gay, but also by turn, conflicted and self-loathing, the magnificent musical genius known to the world as Little Richard died yesterday aged 87. Richard Penniman, born into a poor family of 12 in Georgia later went on to become the ‘architect’ of Rock and Roll and to inspire generations of singers. He described himself …

yuma x music video secret lover lucas radovich

Australian electropop duo Yuma X’s new music video for “Secret Lover” is giving us Brokeback Mountain vibes. Actor Lukas Radovich, who plays Ryder Jackson on Home and Away, stars in the video as a closeted young man who’s crushing on a female friend’s boyfriend. Both guys apparently have girlfriends. But the foursome go on a …

sam smith coronavirus to die for covid-19

Sam Smith has revealed they believe they had an unconfirmed case of COVID-19, but said they’ve recovered after experiencing symptoms. “I didn’t get tested but I know I have it, 100% have it,” the singer told Apple Music’s Beats 1 radio station. “I’m just going to assume that I did because everything I’ve read completely …

montaigne eurovision song contest

Montaigne has confirmed she is Australia’s entrant for Eurovision Song Contest 2021, after missing out on taking part in this year’s cancelled contest. Singer songwriter Montaigne has confirmed she’ll keep her spot as Australia’s next representative and will compete in Eurovision in 2021. Montaigne earned her place in the competition after she won Eurovision Australia …

john foreman aussie pops orchestra what a wonderful world support act duet coronavirus covid-19 isolation

A group of Australia’s best-known performers have beat the COVID-19 isolation blues with a beautiful rendition of Louis Armstrong’s What A Wonderful World. Musician John Foreman’s Aussie Pops Orchestra rallied the artists for the performance to give us a little respite during the pandemic. “This rotten virus has affected everyone, but the impact on the …

balcony music 21-st century pandemic

All over Europe, people are in lockdown in small apartments. But amidst the uncertainty of a 21st-century pandemic, balcony music is lifting spirits and bringing people together. Balcony concerts of My Heart Will Go On, Imagine and Hallelujah Earlier last week, Barcelonian pianist Alberto Gestoso set up his keyboard to play on the balcony while …

Philip la rosa new single paradise

Fremantle’s very own Philip La Rosa began singing at the age of ten. Now 27, Philip is recording and releasing his own music. His most recent track Paradise was recorded in Los Angeles and is an open love letter to his long-term boyfriend. Qnews sat down with Philip to discuss his musical journey and to …

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