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  1. He was arrested earlier this month for being in the U.S unlawfully

    21 Savage

    21 Savage has recalled having a British accent as a child in a recent interview. The 26-year-old rapper – real name is She’yaa Bin Abraham Joseph – was arrested by U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) earlier this month, after the department claimed that he is a British citizen who “is unlawfully present in the U.S.” from […]

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  2. The actor accused the film producer of harassment in 2017

    Lena Headey at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

    Game of Thrones star Lena Headey has said that her career could have been damaged by refusing to have sex with Harvey Weinstein. The actor, who portrays Cersei Lannister on the huge HBO show, recently opened up about how rejecting the disgraced movie mogul could have hindered her progress in the film and TV industry. […]

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  3. They performed Rogers' single 'Light On' for the lucky crowd

    Maggie Rogers/Florence Welch

    Florence Welch made a surprise appearance at Maggie Rogers‘ Brixton Academy show this evening. Check out the footage below. The NME Big Read: Maggie Rogers Rogers was performing at the iconic south London venue tonight (February 19) in support of her debut album, ‘Heard It In A Past Life’. The new LP – released in January […]

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  4. May the (French) force be with you

    Lightsaber Duelling is now an official sport in France

    France’s leading fencing federation has today recognised Lightsaber Duelling as an official, competitive sport, delighting Star Wars fans around the globe. It means that the neon-blasting weapons from George Lucas’ universe are now held in the same status as the foil, epee and sabre – the traditional blades used in fencing tournaments at the Olympics. […]

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  5. Yannis and the band are making their live return next month

    Foals
    Foals' Yannis performs live

    Everything Everything bassist Jeremy Pritchard has joined Foals as a live member for their 2019 tour dates. Read More: ‘Exits’ is a return to Foals’ weird and wonderful side The Oxford band, who announced the departure of their bass player Walter Gervers last year, are set to hit the road this summer in support of their […]

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