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Cyndi Lauper, Ringo Starr, Laura Jane Grace weigh in on HB 2 law

Cyndi Lauper, Ringo Starr, Laura Jane Grace weigh in on HB 2 law

Celebrities have been showing their dissatisfaction with emerging US state anti-LGBT laws with boycotts, but Cyndi Lauper has devised a different strategy. Beatles drummer Ringo Starr has joined Bruce Springsteen, Bryan Adams and more in abstaining from performing in states such as North Carolina and Mississippi which have recently introduced discriminatory laws. Lauper, however, intends to perform. “I […]

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Bryan Adams cancels Mississippi show over anti-LGBT law

Bryan Adams cancels Mississippi show over anti-LGBT law

Rock star Bryan Adams has cancelled an upcoming show in the US state of Mississippi in response to a new law that facilitates LGBT discrimination. The new law will allow private businesses and religious groups to refuse service to lesbian and gay couples. Adams revealed in a statement that he can’t in good conscience perform in […]

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North Carolina congressman calls Springsteen a bully

North Carolina congressman calls Springsteen a bully

A Republican congressman representing North Carolina has criticised Bruce Springsteen’s decision to cancel a concert on the weekend. Springsteen announced he would not play in North Carolina following the state’s adoption of laws that force transgender people to use a bathroom of their biological birth gender and also make it legal to fire LGBTI people […]

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Bruce Springsteen cancels North Carolina shows

Springsteen cancels North Carolina show in protest over state’s anti-LGBT laws Rock star Bruce Springsteen has cancelled his show in North Carolina as a protest against the state’s new anti-LGBTIQ laws. On his website ‘The Boss’ posted a notice stating that the cancellation of Sunday night’s show was due to the state’s new laws. “As […]

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Singer Natalie Cole dead at 65

Singer Natalie Cole has passed away, she was 65 years old. Cole’s family released a statement confirming the entertainer has passed away from what her family describes as, ongoing medical problems. Natalie Cole, the American singer who overcame battles with substance abuse and the long shadow of her famous father to earn worldwide success of […]

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Pet Shop Boys Electric: Track by Track

Pet Shop Boys Electric: Track by Track

The Pet Shop Boys are back with their thirteenth studio album and it’s a stellar collection of songs that recall the bands 80’s roots, filled with dance tunes, camp moments and wit. It’s a glorious return to form for the band who less than a year ago were putting out much more laid back sedate […]

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