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Frank Turner to rework old songs for new ‘Songbook’ album ‘Game Of Thrones’ actor Roy Dotrice dies aged 94
 

George Michael’s ‘Listen Without Prejudice’ Reissue Sets Release

In coordination with the Showtime documentary George Michael: Freedom, the singer’s Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1 will be reissued as a multi-disc set featuring Michael’s MTV Unplugged concert as well as B-sides and other rarities. Related George Michael: 20 Essential Songs The best [...]

Watch Trailer for New ‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper Documentary

A new documentary chronicling the life of wrestler “Rowdy” Roddy Piper is now available for streaming on NineLegendsFilms.com for $7.99. Titled “Roddy Piper: In His Own Words,” a percentage of all sales will go to the Doernbecher Children’s Hospital, which had a “special place in Roddy’s heart.” Related ‘Rowdy’ Roddy [...]

NME launches ‘Emerging’ platform for new bands

NME is launching a new platform to showcase the best of the world’s unsigned artists. NME Emerging not only helps new bands to get heard and get noticed, but they can also earn money while maintaining 100% of their royalties and rights. Opening up NME‘s huge readership and millions of monthly users, this new initiative is a new way for unsigned acts to get [...]

Claim your free haircut at your local barber on #THORSDAY to celebrate ‘Thor: Ragnarok’

To celebrate the release of the third movie starring Chris Hemsworth’s Thor, selected barbers across the UK are offering fans the chance to receive a free haircut this Thursday (October 19). Buy Marvel T-shirts and merch here The movie is the seventeenth addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe and is directed by ‘Hunt For The Wilderpeople’s Taika Waititi. It stars Hemsworth alongside Tom Hiddleston, [...]

Frank Turner to rework old songs for new ‘Songbook’ album

Frank Turner has announced details of a new album, which will see him rework some old songs. Turner’s best-of album ‘Songbook’ will include a career-spanning selection of Turner’s biggest tracks, as well as a bonus disc of fresh versions of older material. It will also come with a brand new song called ‘There She Is’. ‘Songbook’ will be released digitally and on [...]

The UK’s apocalyptic red sky looks like a lot of people’s favourite films

It’s easy to get wrapped up in theories about the end of the world being nigh. But today, the apocalypse really does feel close, because the sky has officially turned orange. Or yellow. Or red, depending on which part of the country you’re in, or which Instagram filter your eyes have permanently adjusted to. A quick look outside and yep, [...]

‘Big Bang Theory’ Actress Mayim Bialik Defends Sexual Harassment Comments

The Big Bang Theory actress Mayim Bialik responded to people who accused her of “victim blaming” in her recent New York Times op-ed. Bialik’s essay detailed her experiences in Hollywood after the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment scandal came to light this month, resulting in his termination from his own company. Related [...]

‘Game Of Thrones’ actor Roy Dotrice dies aged 94

Award-winning actor Roy Dotrice, known for his role as the head of the Alchemists’ Guild in Game Of Thrones, has died aged 94. The actor is also known for his standout role as Leopold Mozart in the 1984 Oscar-winning film ‘Amadeus’. Dotrice’s dead was confirmed in a statement from his family to BBC, saying that the actor “died peacefully on Monday, October [...]


Concert de Melting Vox à l’ULB

17 October 2017

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Blogus Operandi

17 October 2017

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Scientists demonstrate path to linking the genome to healthy tissues and disease

17 October 2017

Our genomes help to determine who we are — the countless variations between individuals that encode the complexity of tissues and functions throughout the body. Since scientists first decoded a draft of the human genome more than 15 years ago, many questions have lingered, two of which have been addressed in a major new study co-led by a Princeton University computer [...]

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Systèmes en temps réel: publication primée

16 October 2017

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The Rumjacks + Los Tres Puntos + Quintana Dead Blues Experience

16 October 2017

Contenu Guide étudiant de l’Université Grenoble Alpes Contacts Plan du site Plans du campus Étudier Étudier à Université Grenoble Alpes Formations Inscription S’installer S’installer à Grenoble Budget Logement Démarches d’installation Accès à internet Vivre Vivre à Grenoble Transports Restauration Santé Handicap Jobs Découvrir Découvrir [...]

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Mathematician Pardon receives Packard Fellowship for early-career scientists

16 October 2017

John Pardon, a Princeton University professor of mathematics, is one of 18 researchers nationwide to receive a 2017 Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering for promising early-career researchers from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. Pardon, who will receive a five-year, $875,000 grant, explores problems in geometric topology — which is the study of properties of shapes that are preserved under [...]

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Idlewild announce ‘The Remote Part’ 15th anniversary shows and new album

16 October 2017

Idlewild have announced details of two Christmas shows to mark the 15th anniversary of their breakthrough album ‘The Remote Part’, and confirmed that they are working on a new record. The Scottish band released third album ‘The Remote Part’ in July 2002. Their most successful record to date, it reached number three and went gold. Idlewild have now confirmed that they will celebrate [...]

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Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander ‘married’ in Ibiza wedding

16 October 2017

Actors Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander got married at the weekend, according to reports. The couple had been dating since late 2014 after meeting on the set of The Light Between Oceans and are said to have wed at a ceremony in Ibiza, People reports. A source told People that Fassbender, 40, and Vikander, 29, “exchanged vows at the luxurious La Granja farmstead resort surrounded [...]

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Woody Allen clarifies comments after saying he feels “sad” for Harvey Weinstein

16 October 2017

Woody Allen has been forced to clarify comments he recently made about Harvey Weinstein following a backlash. Hollywood mogul Weinstein has made headlines in recent weeks after being accused of rape, sexual harassment and other forms of misconduct by numerous women, allegations that he “unequivocally denies”. Actor and director Allen recently weighed in on the Weinstein scandal, telling the BBC: “The whole Harvey Weinstein [...]

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Listen to Jessie Ware’s new Ed Sheeran collaboration ‘Sam’

16 October 2017

Jessie Ware has shared a new Ed Sheeran co-penned track called ‘Sam’. Ware releases her third album ‘Glasshouse’ on Friday (October 20). It’s the follow-up to 2014’s ‘Tough Love’ and 2012 debut ‘Devotion’, the latter of which was nominated for the Mercury Music Prize. ‘Sam’ – named after husband Sam Burrows – was co-written with Ed Sheeran and features Chance The Rapper’s trumpet player Nico Segal, Francis [...]

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Conférence

16 October 2017

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Case elected to National Academy of Medicine

16 October 2017

Anne Case, the Alexander Stewart 1886 Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Emeritus, at Princeton University, was elected a member of the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). She is among 70 regular members and 10 international members announced Oct. 16 at the academy’s annual meeting in Washington, D.C. Election to the academy is considered one of the highest honors in the [...]

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General Alumni Association Honors Three with Distinguished Young Alumni Awards

16 October 2017

For immediate use   (Chapel Hill, N.C. — Oct. 16, 2017) — The General Alumni Association of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill honored two journalists and a nonprofit entrepreneur with Distinguished Young Alumni Awards.   The recipients of the 2017 awards are: Brooke Baldwin, of New York, an anchor for CNN; Nicholas Black of Mount Pleasant, S.C., founder of entrepreneurial nonprofits; [...]

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Watch Prophets of Rage Salute Colin Kaepernick in New Video

16 October 2017

Prophets of Rage – the supergroup/“elite task force of revolutionary musicians” featuring members of Rage Against the Machine, Public Enemy and Cypress Hill – salute peaceful protest and slam gun culture with their gripping “Strength in Numbers” video. Related Inside New RATM, Public Enemy, Cypress Hill Supergroup [...]

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MGMT to return with new track ‘Little Dark Age’ tomorrow

16 October 2017

MGMT have confirmed that they will return with a new track this week. Hear a clip of the new music and lyrics below. Fans have been eagerly awaiting news of the band’s long-awaited fourth album for some time. They last released their self-titled record in 2013, and earlier this summer said that the follow-up ‘Little Dark Age’ was ‘completely finished. Now, it [...]

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Watch Radiohead get called “moaning and whining over ringtone sounds” on Fox News

16 October 2017

A Fox News presenter has labelled Radiohead‘s music as “just elaborate moaning and whining over ringtone sounds”. Kat Timpf appeared on a recent episode of the Greg Gutfeld Show when she gave her take on who will be inducted into next year’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall Of Fame. During the segment, Timpf said that Radiohead would be shortlisted “seeing as that it’s about fame, and [...]

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Details revealed on gruesome cut scene from ‘IT’ that showed Pennywise before he was Pennywise

16 October 2017

The full details of a gruesome flashback scene in ‘IT’ have been unearthed and give insight into why the scene was cut from the final film. In an interview in September, Pennywise actor Bill Skarsgard said: “There was a scene we shot that was a flashback from the 1600s, before Pennywise [was Pennywise],” he said. “The scene turned out really, really [...]

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Marilyn Manson calls Justin Bieber a “girl” with the “mind of a squirrel”

16 October 2017

Marilyn Manson has reignited his beef with Justin Bieber, describing him as a “girl” with “the mind of a squirrel”. Last month saw shock-rocker Manson make headlines after he called Bieber a “piece of shit” for claiming that he made him “relevant again” with his range of repurposed Manson merchandise. “He was a real piece of shit in the way he had the [...]

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Carrie Fisher once sent a cow tongue to Hollywood producer who sexually harassed her friend

16 October 2017

Details have emerged from Carrie Fisher’s longtime friend and writer Heather Ross that Fisher once stood up to a harassing Hollywood producer by gifting him a cow tongue. As the entertainment industry responds to the more than 25 allegations against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein for multiple counts sexual misconduct, members of the industry have been speaking out against men abusing their [...]

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Todorov explores the ‘Irresistible Influence of First Impressions’

16 October 2017

For more than a decade, Princeton psychologist Alexander Todorov has studied the irresistible but faulty first impressions people form when they see a face for the first time. It takes only a fraction of a second for these snap judgments to take shape in the brain, but their influence has a major impact on how we view those around us, said [...]

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Kings’ Rookie De’Aaron Fox on Video Games, His Beef With In-N-Out Burger

16 October 2017

Prior to being drafted fifth overall in the 2017 NBA Draft by the Sacramento Kings, De’Aaron Fox signed a multi-year endorsement deal with Nike. Related Hear Lonzo Ball’s Debut Rap Song ‘Melo Ball 1’ Los Angeles Lakers player wrote song about brother, [...]

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You can now buy official ‘Rick and Morty’ Halloween costumes

16 October 2017

Official Rick and Morty costumes are on sale, just in time for Halloween. Find Rick and Morty-inspired merch here Fancy dress store Spirit Halloween is selling various items based on the cult Adult Swim show, including Rick and Morty masks and portal guns. See pictures below and find the items at Spirit here. The more the [...]

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The 15 darkest moments in Pixar films

16 October 2017

Pixar may be responsible for the majority of this century’s great animated films, but it’s not always as kid-friendly as you might think: here are 15 times it got a bit too real. 1. Toy Story‘s toy torture Pixar’s first feature film, from 1995, was a big-hearted odd-couple romp that’s gone on to spawn three sequels (Rashida Jones is currently understood to [...]

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Spooky footage emerges of David Gilmour’s abandoned £10 million country house

16 October 2017

Footage have emerged from inside David Gilmour’s now-abandoned £10 million house in South Oxfordshire. The images seem to suggest that the Pink Floyd vocalist just abandoned the home on a whim. Get your classic Pink Floyd merch here The 11-bedroom Hook End Manor in Gallowstreet Common was once home to a renowned recording studio used by Rod Stewart, Tom Jones, Kaiser Chiefs, [...]

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Lars Von Trier responds to Björk sexual harassment allegations

16 October 2017

Director Lars Von Trier has responded to Björk‘s allegations about being sexually harassed by an unnamed filmmaker. Over the weekend, the Icelandic musician released a statement detailing her experience as a victim of sexual harassment while working in the movie industry. Björk accused an unnamed Danish director of “punishing” her after she rejected his sexual advances. “It is a universal thing that a [...]

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Pick up one of these ‘Labyrinth’ Christmas jumpers for the David Bowie fan in your life

16 October 2017

As the festive season approaches, except a wave of novelty Christmas jumpers to be making their way into your lives. Starting with this amazing ‘Labyrinth’ themed one. Pick up even more amazing David Bowie merch here Novelty website Fun.com have revealed some of their new knitwear for the Christmas season and beyond. The collection includes two amazing jumpers that take imagery from [...]

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Débats de l’ULB: "Qui sont les Djihadistes européens?"

16 October 2017

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Princeton Profiles: So Kubota, researching family issues in economics

16 October 2017

So Kubota earned his Ph.D. in economics from Princeton this year and is now an assistant professor of economics at the University of Tokyo. As he explains in the video above, he found the topic of his research through his roles as a father and a husband. Kubota has examined why the female labor-force participation rate in the United States began to [...]

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Colin Kaepernick Files Grievance of Collusion Against NFL Owners

16 October 2017

Colin Kaepernick has filed a grievance of collusion against the NFL’s owners under the collective bargaining agreement. Bleacher Report‘s Mike Freeman first reported the news on Sunday afternoon, adding that the free agent quarterback has hired Mark Geragos as his attorney rather than going through the NFL Players Association. Related [...]

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This actor keeps getting mistaken for Harvey Weinstein

16 October 2017

Harvey Fierstein, the award-winning actor and playwright, has been forced to take to Twitter to clarify that he isn’t Harvey Weinstein. Hollywood mogul Weinstein has made headlines in recent weeks after being accused of rape, sexual harassment and other forms of misconduct by numerous women, allegations that he “unequivocally denies”. Following the news, Fierstein – known for his roles in films like Mrs Doubtfire and [...]

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Sia reveals details of original Christmas album ‘Everyday Is Christmas’

16 October 2017

Sia has shared details of her upcoming Christmas album. It was recently announced that the singer has signed a new record deal with Atlantic, having previously been with rival label RCA. Sia’s first release on Atlantic will be ‘Everyday Is Christmas’, her first-ever Christmas album which will include 10 original festive songs. Song titles include ‘Santa’s Coming For Us’, ‘Puppies Are Forever’ and ‘Ho [...]

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Rizes – why the emerging act could take on Britain’s pop elite in no time

16 October 2017

As we launch NME Emerging – a platform where unsigned acts can build up a manage a profile page for their music, right here on NME – we’ll be shining a light on of the new profiles each week that stood out against the rest. If you sign up, you could end up right here on NME.com, just like this week’s [...]

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Flying Lotus defends The Gaslamp Killer following rape allegations

16 October 2017

Flying Lotus has spoken in defence of The Gaslamp Killer following rape allegations made against the producer. The Gaslamp Killer – real name William Benjamin Bensussen – was recently accused of sexual assault by a Twitter user, who described an alleged incident that she says took place at a party at a Los Angeles hotel in July 2013. The individual claimed that [...]

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"Enseignement supérieur inclusif, réflexion… action ! Dépasser les obstacles à l’apprentissage"

16 October 2017

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Social media accounts promote skeletal images of women

16 October 2017

Skeletal images of bodies featuring protruding bones and pencil-thin limbs are being shared and promoted on social media, new research shows.  A study by the University of Exeter shows how Twitter and Instagram accounts are celebrating extreme thinness, with users invited to say they “like” images. This so-called “bonespiration” content features selfies by young women of their skeletal bodies featuring protruding collar [...]

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Ed Sheeran Injures Arm in Bicycle Accident, Divide Tour in Jeopardy

16 October 2017

Ed Sheeran‘s Divide tour is in jeopardy after the singer injured his arm in a bicycle accident Monday morning in London. Related Ed Sheeran: Up All Night With Pop’s Hardcore Troubadour The singer-songwriter used to be a misfit; now he’s a hard-drinking superstar. [...]

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Reading Festival and Marquee Club founder Harold Pendleton dies

16 October 2017

Tributes have been paid after the death of music industry legend, the founder of Reading Festival and London’s Marquee Club, Harold Pendleton. The news broke over the weekend that Pendleton had passed away on September 22 after short illness. He was 93-years-old. Entec Sound Light, the huge company he started that would go on to provide live production services to some [...]

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Sean Hughes: his best ‘Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ moments

16 October 2017

Sardonic Irish stand-up, actor and writer Sean Hughes passed away today (October 16), aged 51. Hughes is remembered as an original team captain on Never Mind the Buzzcocks, joining Phill Jupitus and Mark Lamarr between 1996 and 2002, before quitting the show and being replaced by Bill Bailey. Here are some of his finest moments in the captain’s seat. When he [...]

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Robert Plant has had his say on a Led Zeppelin reunion

16 October 2017

Robert Plant has thrown cold water over the prospect of a Led Zeppelin reunion, after admitting it is extremely unlikely that the legendary rockers will ever join forces again. Plant fronted the group until their split in 1980, before a subsequent reunion in 2007 saw him playing with John Paul Jones and Jimmy Page once more at the Ahmet Ertegun Tribute [...]

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Gerard Butler hospitalised in Los Angeles after motorbike crash

16 October 2017

Gerard Butler has been hospitalised in Los Angeles after he was reportedly involved in a motorbike crash. According to TMZ, the Scottish actor came off the bike after he was cut off by a car, and is now believed to have suffered minor injuries. “Someone called 911, paramedics came and took Gerard to a nearby hospital where he was treated for his [...]

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Women from the world of music and entertainment share experience of sexual harassment for #MeToo campaign

16 October 2017

Women from the world of music and entertainment are among the hundreds of thousands who have taken online to speak out against sexual harassment. Alyssa Milano spearheaded the ‘#MeToo’ campaign, encouraging others to share their experiences of sexual harassment and assault. The actress, activist and singer is hoping to raise awareness of not only how grave a problem it is, but [...]

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Un appui aux politiques de coopération

16 October 2017

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Truro event to boost older people’s wellbeing through nature

16 October 2017

People with dementia and their carers are being invited to an interactive event which will discuss the significant benefits nature can have on their wellbeing.  The event, titled “Little stories of nature and wellbeing”, will take place in Truro on Saturday November 11, as part of the Economic and Social Research Council’s Festival of Social Science. “Little stories of nature and wellbeing” [...]

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Taylor Swift films new music video in North London kebab shop

16 October 2017

Taylor Swift has been spotted filming her new music video at several locations across London, including a surprising stop-off at a kebab shop in Kentish Town. The singer, who is set to release new album ‘Reputation’ next month, is reportedly filming a video that sees her embark on a whistle-stop tour of the capital, including a bike ride across the Millenium [...]

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5 things to know if you’re thinking of creating your own app

16 October 2017

In partnership with University of Salford As part of our #LifeHacks campaign for young creatives, NME and University of Salford hosted a special Facebook and Twitter live panel on Friday (October 13) featuring three people who are pursuing new and exciting tech careers. One member of the panel was Louise Broni-Mensah, the CEO and founder of nightlife app Shoobs. Here are five things [...]

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Comedian Sean Hughes has died, aged 51

16 October 2017

Comedian Sean Hughes has died at the age of 51 after suffering a cardiac arrest. The Perrier Award winning comic was reportedly suffering from liver cirrhosis and passed away at Whittington Hospital in North London after he was admitted with the condition. In a statement, his former promoter Richard Bucknall hailed Hughes as a “groundbreaking comedian”. “He was a pioneering, groundbreaking comedian who [...]

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Ed Sheeran gives update after being rushed to hospital following car accident

16 October 2017

Ed Sheeran has given an update for fans after news spread that he had been knocked down by a car. The incident is said to have happened this morning, when Sheeran was cycling down a London street before the accident occurred. Posting a photo of his injured arm to Instagram, the stadium-filling ‘Shape Of You’ singer suggested that his injury was [...]

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Développement de l’hippocampe: une régulation complexe

16 October 2017

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Exposition Georges Lemaître, le maître du Big Bang

16 October 2017

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Watch Bradley Walsh cover Stormzy on ‘The Jonathan Ross Show’

16 October 2017

Bradley Walsh and Stormzy have joined forces once more, after a joint appearance on ‘The Jonathan Ross Show’ on Saturday night. Earlier this year, Walsh proved to be Stormzy’s biggest cheerleader after they met each other at the BRIT Awards, with Walsh telling NME about his lofty ambitions to record a collaboration together. Now, the pair have been reunited once more after [...]

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