English singers http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/25211/all en BRIT Awards hand posthumous nomination to Winehouse http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/brit-awards-hand-posthumous-nomination-winehouse <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Emeli Sande, two other acts lead way at BRIT Awards</p> <p>* Amy Winehouse gets first posthumous BRIT nomination</p> <p>* Rolling Stones shortlisted for first time since 1996</p> <p>By Mike Collett-White</p> <p>LONDON, Jan 10 (Reuters) - Scottish singer Emeli Sande joined folk act Mumford and Sons and indie rockers Alt-J with three BRIT Award nominations apiece on Thursday, but the biggest surprise was a posthumous nod for Amy Winehouse 18 months after she died.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/brit-awards-hand-posthumous-nomination-winehouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> British people English people English singers Thomson Reuters Thu, 10 Jan 2013 21:16:24 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732864 at http://www.globalpost.com FACTBOX-Main nominations for BRIT music awards http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/factbox-main-nominations-brit-music-awards <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 10 (Reuters) - Nominations for the BRIT Awards, Britain's top pop music honours, were announced on Thursday.</p> <p>Following is a list of the main categories:</p> <p>British Breakthrough Act:</p> <p>- Alt-J; Ben Howard; Jake Bugg; Jessie Ware; Rita Ora</p> <p>British Female Solo Artist:</p> <p>- Amy Winehouse; Bat for Lashes; Emeli Sande; Jessie Ware; Paloma Faith</p> <p>British Group:</p> <p>- Alt-J; Mumford &amp; Sons; Muse; One Direction; The xx</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/factbox-main-nominations-brit-music-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> British people Emeli Sandé English singers Thomson Reuters Thu, 10 Jan 2013 21:30:24 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732872 at http://www.globalpost.com Adele to perform Bond theme song "Skyfall" live at Oscars http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/adele-perform-bond-theme-song-skyfall-live-at-oscars <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - British singer Adele will return to the stage next month after a year absence to perform her Oscar-nominated song "Skyfall" at the 85th Academy Awards, the show's producers said on Wednesday.</p> <p>The theme tune to the latest James Bond movie was written by Adele and Paul Epworth. It is the first Bond theme to be nominated for the original song award at the Oscars since "For Your Eyes Only" in 1981.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/adele-perform-bond-theme-song-skyfall-live-at-oscars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Adele Epworth British people English singers Music industry Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 18:30:57 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738427 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Entertainment News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/reuters-entertainment-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs.</p> <p>Beyonce lets others do talking on lip-synch drama</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/reuters-entertainment-news-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> English singers Entertainment Human Interest Music Nationality Technology Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 05:45:03 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738670 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Entertainment News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/reuters-entertainment-news-summary-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs.</p> <p>Beyonce lets others do talking on lip-synch drama</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/reuters-entertainment-news-summary-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> English singers Entertainment Human Interest Music Nationality Technology Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 13:15:53 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738790 at http://www.globalpost.com Gd British singer Morrissey hospitalized with suspected infection http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/british-singer-morrissey-hospitalized-suspected-infection <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 26 (Reuters) - British rock singer Morrissey was hospitalized in metro Detroit with a suspected bladder infection, further disrupting his U.S. tour, his representative said on Saturday.</p> <p>Morrissey, former lead singer for the 1980s alternative rock band The Smiths, checked into Beaumont Hospital on Friday in the suburb of Royal Oak, Michigan, said his spokeswoman Lauren Papapietro.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/british-singer-morrissey-hospitalized-suspected-infection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alternative rock English people English singers Thomson Reuters Sat, 26 Jan 2013 23:15:07 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740006 at http://www.globalpost.com British singer Morrissey hospitalized with suspected infection http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/british-singer-morrissey-hospitalized-suspected-infection-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 26 (Reuters) - British rock singer Morrissey was hospitalized in metro Detroit with a suspected bladder infection, further disrupting his U.S. tour, his representative said on Saturday.</p> <p>Morrissey, former lead singer for the 1980s alternative rock band The Smiths, checked into Beaumont Hospital on Friday in the suburb of Royal Oak, Michigan, said his spokeswoman Lauren Papapietro.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/british-singer-morrissey-hospitalized-suspected-infection-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alternative rock English people English singers Thomson Reuters Sat, 26 Jan 2013 23:15:50 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740007 at http://www.globalpost.com Rock singer Morrissey postpones six more shows due to bleeding ulcer http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/rock-singer-morrissey-postpones-six-more-shows-due-bleeding-ulc <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES, Jan 27 (Reuters) - British rock singer Morrissey is postponing six performances on his U.S. tour due to a bleeding ulcer, his spokeswoman said on Sunday.</p> <p>"Morrissey is expected to make a full recovery and thanks everyone concerned for their support during this time," his representative Lauren Papapietro said in a statement.</p> <p>Morrissey, the former lead singer for 1980s alternative rock band The Smiths, checked into Beaumont Hospital on Friday in the Detroit suburb of Royal Oak, Papapietro said.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/rock-singer-morrissey-postpones-six-more-shows-due-bleeding-ulc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alternative rock English people English singers Morrissey Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 01:15:04 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740298 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters People News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/reuters-people-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current people news briefs.</p> <p>Rock singer Morrissey postpones six more shows due to bleeding ulcer</p> <p>LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - British rock singer Morrissey is postponing six performances on his U.S. tour due to a bleeding ulcer, his spokeswoman said on Sunday. "Morrissey is expected to make a full recovery and thanks everyone concerned for their support during this time," his representative Lauren Papapietro said in a statement.</p> <p>Actor Burt Reynolds reportedly in intensive care with flu</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/reuters-people-news-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> British people English people English singers Entertainment Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 05:15:37 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740345 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Entertainment News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/reuters-entertainment-news-summary-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs.</p> <p>"Argo" boosts Oscar chances with two weekend award</p> <p>LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Iran hostage drama "Argo" won its second big award in two days on Sunday, boosting its chances of winning a best picture Oscar next month in a race that had been considered wide open. "Argo" won best cast ensemble, the top prize, at the Screen Actors Guild Awards, while Daniel Day-Lewis and Jennifer Lawrence took lead acting honors.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/reuters-entertainment-news-summary-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> English people English singers Entertainment Human Interest Sundance Film Festival Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 13:15:33 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740448 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters People News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/reuters-people-news-summary-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current people news briefs.</p> <p>Rock singer Morrissey postpones six more shows due to bleeding ulcer</p> <p>LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - British rock singer Morrissey is postponing six performances on his U.S. tour due to a bleeding ulcer, his spokeswoman said on Sunday. "Morrissey is expected to make a full recovery and thanks everyone concerned for their support during this time," his representative Lauren Papapietro said in a statement.</p> British people English people English singers Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 13:15:47 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740452 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters People News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/reuters-people-news-summary-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current people news briefs.</p> <p>Barbara Walters, hospitalized after fall, recovering from chicken pox</p> <p>NEW YORK (Reuters) - Celebrity newswoman Barbara Walters, who was hospitalized earlier this month after falling and injuring her head, is recovering from chicken pox, her co-host Whoopi Goldberg said Monday on "The View" talk show. Goldberg said Walters, 83, who is in a New York hospital, has been told to rest and is not receiving visitors.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/reuters-people-news-summary-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> English people English singers Entertainment Human Interest Television in the United States Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 21:15:03 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740736 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Entertainment News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/reuters-entertainment-news-summary-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs.</p> <p>"Argo" boosts Oscar chances with two weekend award</p> <p>LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Iran hostage drama "Argo" won its second big award in two days on Sunday, boosting its chances of winning a best picture Oscar next month in a race that had been considered wide open. "Argo" won best cast ensemble, the top prize, at the Screen Actors Guild Awards, while Daniel Day-Lewis and Jennifer Lawrence took lead acting honors.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/reuters-entertainment-news-summary-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> English singers Entertainment Film Human Interest Mass media Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 21:16:00 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740746 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters People News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/reuters-people-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current people news briefs.</p> <p>Barbara Walters, hospitalized after fall, recovering from chicken pox</p> <p>NEW YORK (Reuters) - Celebrity newswoman Barbara Walters, who was hospitalized earlier this month after falling and injuring her head, is recovering from chicken pox, her co-host Whoopi Goldberg said Monday on "The View" talk show. Goldberg said Walters, 83, who is in a New York hospital, has been told to rest and is not receiving visitors.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/reuters-people-news-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> British people English people English singers Entertainment Human Interest Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 05:30:36 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740863 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Entertainment News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/reuters-entertainment-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs.</p> <p>Singer Frank Ocean wants Chris Brown charged over brawl</p> <p>LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Rising R&amp;B artist Frank Ocean wants fellow singer Chris Brown prosecuted following a brawl over a parking space at a Los Angeles-area recording studio, authorities said on Monday. Brown is serving five years probation for assaulting his on-and-off girlfriend Rihanna in 2009 and risks having his probation revoked should charges be filed.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/reuters-entertainment-news-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> English people English singers Entertainment Human Interest Kardashian family Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 05:30:39 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740864 at http://www.globalpost.com