A less distinctive and eccentric performer than Carrie Fisher, who has died after a heart attack aged 60, might well have had an entire career eclipsed after playing one of the leads in the most successful movie franchise of all time.
“Heartbroken at the loss of my beloved friend Yog.
George Michael found success quickly in the US, briefly eclipsing even superstars such as Michael Jackson and Madonna at the tail end of the 1980s.
The digital download, ushered in to the mass market more than a decade ago by Apple’s iTunes music store, is in rapid decline as people shift to streaming services such as Spotify and Apple Music.
There he would be, stage right, dressed almost always in a shirt – usually white, or blue denim – with one too many buttons undone, untucked over blue jeans, white sneakers on his feet.
George Michael, who has died aged 53, was Britain’s biggest pop star of the 1980s, first with the pop duo Wham! and then as a solo artist.
The raucous chugging sound of Status Quo has been a constant presence for almost half a century of rock’n’roll, ever since the band gave up on the idea of playing psychedelic music at the end of the 1960s in favour of a grittier approach.
From daydreaming about sex to the politics of tea-making, Melville’s reluctant scrivener to Sylvia Plath’s New York internship, here are some of the best books about the nine-to-five
A film that takes you on a journey to the unknown.
Two other characters could ultimately replace Rick and Daryl as The Walking Dead's leaders.
Billy Connolly: High Horse Tour Live is available on DVD and Blu-ray from Monday 14 November 2016.
Kanye West has checked out of hospital after being admitted with exhaustion after canceling his remaining tour dates last week.
The House of Magic is the animated world's version of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, without the chocolate. And yes, it's fun, charming, cute, colourful, and magical.
In Manhattan’s chi-chi Sant Ambroeus restaurant, the pair of smartly dressed women at the next table are making not-so-surreptitious “eek” faces at each other, having clocked that their neighbour for lunch is Taylor Swift.
A young woman is possessed by something evil but it's even more evil because it's so bad!
Silence broken after Xena: Warrior Princess reboot rumours.
The co-founder of a cult music magazine of the early 80s has stood by the authenticity of an article first published 35 years ago, in which Kate Bush, now revered worldwide as a singer and songwriter, recalled her days as a bullied schoolgirl “with hooligan instincts”.
The family of Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher, the mother-daughter acting stars who died on consecutive days last week, have paid tribute to their relatives.
Sales of vinyl this year reached a 25-year high as consumers young and old have once again embraced physical formats of music.
Robin Williams was eager to play the half-giant gamekeeper Hagrid in the Harry Potter films – but was turned down by producers on account of his nationality.