Tribute concert of Avicii’s music to benefit mental health
NEW YORK (AP) — A benefit concert for suicide prevention featuring the music of the late star Avicii is being planned for Dec. 5 in Stockholm, Sweden.
Rita Ora gives acoustic performance in Cannes
Payne, Goulding, Ora rock Jingle Bell Ball
ShowBiz Minute: Dolce Gabbana, Macy’s Parade, Ora
The Latest: Parade fans bundle up in bitter cold.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade (all times local):
Macy's is apologizing for "technical difficulties" after fans watching the Thanksgiving Day Parade ripped into singer Rita Ora for what they saw as awkward lip-syncing.
The British singer appeared out of sync with the vocals that viewers heard during parts of her televised performance of "Let You Love Me." The episode sparked a flurry of online commentary.
My First Performance: Rita Ora
Adriana Lima thanks crowd at final Victoria’s Secret show
NEW YORK (AP) — An emotional Adriana Lima bowed her head in thanks and crossed her hands over her heart as she made her 18th and final runway walk in the annual holiday Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, her long white feather angel wings gently blowing as the crowd cheered.
A tribute video played Thursday during taping of the extravaganza, declaring Lima "the greatest angel of all time" while Fatboy Slim's "Praise You" played.
Pink carpet action from Victoria’s Secret
Diana Ross, John Legend set for Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade
NEW YORK (AP) — Diana Ross, John Legend, Bad Bunny, Kane Brown and Ella Mai will be among the stars celebrating at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.
Macy's said Thursday that Martina McBride, Pentatonix, Rita Ora, Sugarland and Anika Noni Rose also will participate in the 92nd annual parade on Nov. 22.
The special will air at 9 a.m. EST on NBC's "Today" show.
Rita Ora, Khalid, more tease new music
Stars get quirky with Valli at the AMAs
Stars praise Taylor Swift’s political voice
Winners of the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards
Winners of the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards, presented Monday at Radio City Music Hall in New York:
Video of the year: Camila Cabello, "Havana"
Artist of the year: Camila Cabello
Song of the year: "Rockstar," Post Malone featuring 21 Savage
Best new artist: Cardi B
Best collaboration: "Dinero," Jennifer Lopez featuring DJ Khaled & Cardi B
Kim and Kanye’s day out at Louis Vuitton Menswear
Cabello’s heart is in… London
Met Gala blends fashion with some religion
Rita Ora has claimed Avicii "changed her life."
The 27-year-old singer broke down in tears as she paid tribute to the DJ - who sadly passed away last week at the age of just 28 - before performing their track 'Lonely Together' at the celebrations for King's Day in the Netherlands on Friday (04.27.18).
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Rita Ora has praised Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez as her "biggest inspirations".
The 27-year-old singer jetted off to the Coachella Valley Music Festival in California over the weekend with the specific aim to see the 'Halo' hitmaker perform, and has dubbed her, along with singer and actress J.Lo, as the two stars she admires most.
Liam Gallagher and Stereophonics to headline RiZE Festival
Liam Gallagher and Stereophonics will headline RiZE Festival.
The 'Wall of Glass' hitmaker and the Welsh rock band are set to perform at the brand new festival, which will take place at Hylands Park in Chelmsford on Friday 17 and Saturday 18 August, 2018.
Liam will headline the Friday night, performing alongside the likes of James Bay, Craig David, Plan B, the Manic Street Preachers and Circa Waves. Dave, Disciples, Tom Grennan, Jacob Banks, MNEK and Sinead Harnett will also wow the crowds.
Liam Payne's next single 'Familiar' features rapper J Balvin.
The 24-year-old hunk took to his Instagram story on Monday morning (26.02.18) from Miami, Florida to tease his next song by singing topless in Spanish, whilst tagging the popular Colombian reggaeton singer.
In the clip, Liam can be heard saying: "I can't stop speaking Spanish, I can't..."
Before adding in Spanish: "The girls... A little bit."
Camila Cabello and stars support #MeToo on the BRITs red carpet
Stars including Camila Cabello, Rita Ora and Dua Lipa have shown their support for the #MeToo movement by holding white roses on the BRIT Awards red carpet.
Rita Ora and Liam Payne will perform a duet of their song 'For You' at the BRITs.
The pair recorded the hit for the erotic drama 'Fifty Shades Freed', and during a Q&A on Twitter two days ahead of the awards, the 27-year-old beauty surprised her fans by inviting her collaborator to perform at the glitzy ceremony at London's The O2 arena on Wednesday (21.02.18).
She wrote: "Hey Liam Payne, fancy joining me on stage at The Brits 2018?"
Lots of black but also pops of glitz in Grammys fashion
NEW YORK (AP) — Stars, including Lady Gaga and Kelly Clarkson, turned out on the Grammys red carpet Sunday displaying white roses in solidarity with the Time's Up and #MeToo movements against sexual misconduct on music's biggest night for what is usually the wildest display of fashion during awards season.
Chanel’s garden delights as Givenchy designer debuts couture
PARIS (AP) — Rose scents mingled with celebrities such as Marion Cotillard, Sofia Coppola and Rita Ora at Chanel on Tuesday as showman Karl Lagerfeld recreated a verdant garden to showcase his bucolic couture designs. Elsewhere in Paris, Givenchy's new designer unveiled her highly anticipated couture debut.
Some highlights from Tuesday's spring-summer 2018 shows:
Ora: Hong Kong has ‘best fans’
Rita Ora is determined to prove her parents "wrong".
The 27-year-old singer-songwriter was born in Kosovo, but her family subsequently fled the disputed territory to move to London, where Rita attended the prestigious Sylvia Young Theatre School.
She explained: "When I left school I definitely wanted to try this music thing. My mum and dad are very educated and have degrees, so they found it really scary that their daughter wanted to be a singer. I really tried to prove them wrong.
Liam Payne has never read the 'Fifty Shades of Grey' book series, despite being featured in the new movie's soundtrack.
The 24-year-old singer teamed up with Rita Ora to record 'For You' for the final instalment of the movie franchise - entitled 'Fifty Shades Freed' - which hits cinema screens next month, but has admitted he snubbed E.L. James' racy fiction when the books were released in 2011.
The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store
iTunes Official Music Charts for the week ending January 11, 2018:
1. Finesse (Remix) (feat. Cardi B), Bruno Mars
2. Filthy, Justin Timberlake
3. Perfect, Ed Sheeran
4. Havana (feat. Young Thug), Camila Cabello
5. Meant to Be (feat. Florida Georgia Line), Bebe Rexha
6. Thunder, Imagine Dragons
7. rockstar (feat. 21 Savage), Post Malone
8. For You (Fifty Shades Freed), Liam Payne & Rita Ora
Steve Mac to receive 2018 Best British Producer BRIT Award
Steve Mac is to receive the 2018 BRIT Award for Best British Producer.
The 45-year-old studio wizard was responsible for co-writing and producing one of the biggest tracks of 2017, Ed Sheeran's 'Shape of You', along with Snow Patrol's Johnny McDaid and Ed himself.
The past year also saw him help Clean Bandit and Sean Paul's 'Rockaybe', Liam Payne and Quavo's 'Strip That Down', P!nk's 'What About Us' and Rita Ora's 'Your Song' make it into the top 10.
Rita Ora shared a stunning naked photo of herself to celebrate the New Year as she promised to show fans what music she has been working on.
The 27-year-old singer posed lying on a zebra print rug, wearing only jewelry and stiletto heels in the sexy picture credited to photographer Damon Baker.
Rita captioned the saucy snap: "Hi I'm Rita it's nice to meet you 2018!"
Rita Ora enjoyed her "best birthday ever" in Kenya on Sunday (26.11.17).
The 'Anywhere' singer has been in Africa working with good causes including elephant protection organisation Space for Giants and nature charity the Big Life Foundation and was delighted to be serenaded by a group of children she met in a Masai village in honour of turning 27.
Rita Ora didn't know exhaustion was a "real thing" until she ended up in hospital.
The 27-year-old singer realized she needed to "chill" after being admitted for medical treatment and placed on an IV drip in June 2016 after pushing herself too hard and admitted she had no idea it could be such a serious problem.
She told the Daily Star newspaper: "I didn't know you could be that exhausted until it happens to you, but it's a real thing.
2017 MTV Europe Music Awards: They wore that? Fashions and photos from the red carpet
2017 MTV Europe Music Awards: They wore that? Fashions and photos from the red carpet
The 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards kick off at 3 p.m. Eastern, live from London.
The American version of the show is known for controversial moments and just plain weird stuff, and this includes some eye-opening attire worn by celebrities arriving on the red carpet.
Check back here often for the latest photos and other updates from the red carpet at SSE Wembley.
Colin Hay, Oaks Theater, Oakmont. theoakstheater.com
Kip Moore, Stage AE, Pittsburgh's North Shore. 800-745-3000 or promowestlive.com
Pittsburgh Symphony presents Beethoven's "Eroica," Oct. 27-29, Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh. 412-392-4900 or pittsburghsymphony.org
Pittsburgh Whiskey Fest, Rivers Casino, Pittsburgh's North Shore. pittsburghwhiskeyfestival.com
Quantum's "The Hard Problem," Oct. 27-Nov. 19, Fifth Floor, Energy Innovation Center, 1435 Bedford Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa 15219
Rita Ora was once kicked out of Gordon Ramsay's restaurant.
The 26-year-old singer has always been desperate to dine in the celebrity chef's eatery, but when she decided to sample the menu she was turned away because she wasn't "dressed the part."
Demi Lovato, Shawn Mendes to perform at MTV Europe Awards
LONDON (AP) — Pop star Demi Lovato, singer-songwriter Shawn Mendes, rockers The Killers and grime artist Stormzy are set to perform at MTV's EMAs in London.
MTV's European music awards will also feature performances from Kesha and Camila Cabello. Rita Ora is due to host the Nov. 12 ceremony at London's SSE Arena, Wembley.
Rita Ora once split up with a partner over FaceTime.
The 26-year-old singer has admitted that whilst she's never committed the sin of dumping someone via text message, she has had to deal with a "situation" over the Apple app FaceTime.
When asked if she'd ever split up with someone via text, she said: "No, I've never done it by text. I've done ... I've had a situation over FaceTime, yeah, but I've never done it by text. But we already knew where it was going, you know what I'm saying?"
Stars dazzle on blue carpet at Teen Choice
Young rising stars attend Variety awards bash
Jo Wood thinks Rita Ora is "really lovely".
The 26-year-old singer was recently romantically linked with 33-year-old art gallery owner Tyrone Wood but his mother insists the 'I Will Never Let You Down' hitmaker is too busy for a relationship, though she's hopeful they'll get together eventually.
She told OK! magazine: "They're friends but she's so busy she doesn't have any time for herself, let alone a relationship.
Rita Ora could never be in a girl group
Rita Ora: ‘There’s never a wrong or right in fashion’
Rita Ora has been secretly writing a script for a film.
The 'RIP' hitmaker - who portrays Mia Grey in the 'Fifty Shades...' franchise - has been working on a movie project in her spare time, and dreams of not only writing and producing a tale for the big screen, but also writing and recording the soundtrack.
Speaking to Becca Dudley for an episode of 'MTV ASKS Rita Ora', which airs today (04.07.17) at 10pm on MTV Music UK, she said: "I'd love to do a film. I've been writing one like secretly.
Rita Ora can't bring her dog on the road because she doesn't like sitting on the floor.
The 'Your Song' hitmaker's pampered pooch Cher The Bear is a massive "diva" and the blonde beauty is afraid that her pet won't take to life on her bus.
Rita Ora on London fire, paying for her tour and ‘Boy Band’
NEW YORK (AP) — For British singer Rita Ora, this week is both emotional and exciting.
Ora is one of the 50 artists singing Simon and Garfunkel's "Bridge Over Troubled Water," a charity music single to help the victims of the fire at Grenfell Tower that killed at least 79 people last week. The song was released Wednesday, just a day before Ora's new show, "Boy Band," premieres and she drops the video for her new single, "Your Song," co-written by Ed Sheeran.
Ora cried recording Grenfell charity single
One Direction to reunite for Grenfell Tower charity single
One Direction could reunite for the Grenfell Tower charity single.
The boy band are currently on an extended hiatus while they work on their solo careers, but it looks like a reunion could be happening sooner than expected as Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson have already agreed to appear on the track, while Niall Horan and Harry Styles are desperately trying to clear their schedules for the gig.
Top pop singers will sculpture new ‘Boy Band’
Kimberly C. Roberts Entertainment Reporter
As the networks continue to roll out their light-hearted summer shows, ABC will premiere “Boy Band” on Thursday at 8 p.m.
Hosted by recording artist Rita Ora, “Boy Band” is a new series where contestants compete to become a member of the “next great music sensation.” Viewers will get to vote for their favorite five contestants in forming the final band.