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Madonna

Organisers of the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest and Madonna’s team are reportedly in talks for her to perform during this year’s competition in May. Tel Aviv, Israel will serve as this year’s host after Netta Barzilai won last year’s contest in Portugal with her song “Toy”. According to multiple media reports, Israeli-Canadian billionaire Sylvan Adams …

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Lady Gaga had hit out at US President Donald Trump and his Vice President Mike Pence during a concert in Las Vegas last weekend. Gaga stopped during Million Reasons at her Vegas residency show Enigma to call out both leaders for the government shutdown and Pence’s anti-LGBTIQ views. “If the fucking president of the United …

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The Weeknd

Singer The Weeknd has copped criticism for including homophobic lyrics in his new track. The singer recently released Lost in the Fire, a collaboration with French producer Gesaffelstein, but the content of one of the track’s verses didn’t sit well with fans and followers on social media. In the song’s sexually explicit second verse, The …

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Adam Lambert

Adam Lambert has confirmed that he did make a cameo in the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody. In a tweet plugging the upcoming digital release of the film, Lambert shared a photo of himself in costume in the small – but important – role in the film. During a montage in the film, the singer played …

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Dreaming of a White Christmas? It’s yours this holiday season at the Spring Hill Reservoir, Brisbane’s underground Opera House. Venture underground and forget all the cares of the world up above as world-class opera singers and musical theatre performers serenade you with both classic and contemporary carols in the acoustically sensational reservoir. And the mystical, …

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Melbourne musician Mojo Juju has penned a response to a column written by conservative commentator Andrew Bolt in which he shared his views of her powerful song “Native Tongue”. In a column published by the Herald Sun newspaper this month titled “ACADEMIC COMPLAINS: MORRISON’S MUSIC IS TOO WHITE”, Bolt slammed RMIT University academic Catherine Strong’s …

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While many large Australian festivals have crashed and burned over the last few years, in Queensland one small, quirky festival has gone from strength to strength with its fierce commitment to community. “We look at it as a pilgrimage,” Jungle Love Festival Director Raymond Williams told QNews Magazine. “Once a year we step aside from …

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Kylie Minogue

Kylie Minogue is coming home for a headline tour of Australia next year. The singer, who last toured the country in 2015, will return in March for her Golden Tour, off the back of her latest album released earlier this year. She’ll play three capital city shows in Sydney, Adelaide and Melbourne as well as …

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Jessica Mauboy on stage at Eurovision Song Contest 2018

SBS has played down speculation that the highly anticipated Asian spinoff of the Eurovision Song Contest is set to be held on the Gold Coast next year. 9 News reported last week that according to the Gold Coast City Council, the inaugural Asian spinoff of the popular music event was slated to be held over …

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Star Rami Malek describes highly-anticipated Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody as a celebration of Freddie Mercury but Peter Gray wonders if, despite Malek’s tour de force performance, the movie avoids the authentic Mercury in pursuit of commercial success. Long overdue but not the deeply exposed, warts-and-all- tale that we deserve, Bohemian Rhapsody plays it relatively safe when …

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