YOU have probably never heard of them, but South Korean boy band BTS were the most tweeted-about celebrities in the world last year. And with two sold-out shows at London’s O2 Arena last week, the lads are set to conquer the UK — despite 90 per cent of their lyrics being sung in their native language. They have already cracked America, with two No1s and a music video that was watched 45million times on YouTube in the first 24 hours, breaking the record previously held by Taylor Swift. But then the boys — RM, Suga, Jungkook, V, Jimin, Jin, and J-Hope — have been meticulously groomed for superstardom, coming off the shadowy production line of the South Korean music genre known as K-pop. The stars, referred to as idols, start training at K-pop schools from the age of seven. And three of the leading record labels even have their own boot camps, where bosses control every aspects of their acts’ lives. Wannabe idols undergo plastic surgery and are weighed daily … [Read more...] about Korean boy band BTS are set to conquer the UK with two sold out shows — but at what price?
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By Martha Ross | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: May 2, 2018 at 7:02 am | UPDATED: May 2, 2018 at 7:20 am People close to Kanye West believe that some of the wild comments he’s made in interviews published Tuesday, including his assertion that slavery “is a choice,” could be the result of the rapper and professional provocateur going off his prescribed medication, TMZ is reporting early Wednesday. West himself said in a scattered, rant-like interview at TMZ’s headquarters Tuesday that he had been shunning doctors who ordered him to take three pills a day, following his 2016 hospitalization for what he described as an opioid addiction. He said the medication dulled his “vision.” “These pills that they want me to take three of a day, I take one a week maybe, two a week,” he said. “Y’all had me scared of myself, of my vision.” West, 40, then decried the extent to which Americans are … [Read more...] about Is Kanye West off his meds? Excuses follow widespread condemnation for his slavery comment
FERNE McCann is a former Towie star and TV presenter who became a new mum last year. She gave birth to baby Sunday last November, but what has happened to her ex-boyfriend and the father of baby Sunday, Arthur Collins? Here is what we know... Who is Ferne McCann, how old is she and what's her background? Ferne Alice McCann was born on August 6, 1990, in Brentwood, Essex, England, meaning she's 27. Her mum Gilly, has also appeared in some episodes of Towie and was seen giving Ferne a massage to get her ready for a date in Celebs Go Dating. Ferne also has a sister Sophie and a one-year-old nephew named Ronnie. Prior to getting her spot on Towie, Ferne was a hair stylist and colourist for six years. Ferne had her first brush with stardom when she finished in the top 15 in Miss England in 2012. However, it wasn't until the following year that she became a household name after her debut on the ninth series of Towie. She described herself as an outspoken, confrontational … [Read more...] about Who is Ferne McCann? Former Towie star whose ex-boyfriend Arthur Collins was convicted over London acid attack
SHE is the plastic-surgery loving stripper-turned-rapper named after her favourite tipple and possibly the most controversial female pop star to come out of the USA. Cardi B, the charts’ latest superstar, makes meat-dress-wearing Lady Gaga and Katy Perry look like nuns and has already lived a wilder life than Madonna — and she’s only 25. Her single Bodak Yellow was a huge hit in the States last year, knocking Taylor Swift off the top spot to spend three weeks at No1 in September. Last week she smashed into the UK Top Ten, with her debut album Invasion Of Privacy going straight in at no six. And her Latin-flavoured single I Like It is predicted to be the soundtrack of the summer. So what is it like in the mad world of Cardi B — where fearlessness appears to go hand in hand with flashing? She explains: “A lot of people always be telling me, ‘Oh, why you always showing your breasts in every outfit?’ “When I was 19, I worked in the strip club … [Read more...] about Former gangster and stripper Cardi B makes Lady Gaga look like a nun
HEIDI Montag has revealed she “died for a minute” during an extreme plastic surgery operation. In 2009, the reality star opted to undergo ten cosmetic procedures in just 24-hours in a dramatic and very dangerous attempt to alter her look. Now 31, Heidi has recalled how her decision to have a second nose job, a second boob job, a chin reduction, brow-lifts, ear pinnings, and more in one go nearly left her for dead. Speaking to Paper magazine, she said: "Spencer thought he lost me. "I died for a minute. With that much surgery, I had to have 24-hour nurse care and Spencer didn't want to leave my side. I was at a recovery center and had Demerol to deal with the pain because it was so extreme. “My security guards called Spencer and told him, 'Heidi's heart stopped. She's not going to make it.' Most Read In TV & Showbiz OFF ON THE RIGHT FOOTE Love Island's Chris Hughes is secretly dating Georgia May Foote BANJO'S BEST FRIEND Ashley Banjo's agony as beloved dog Rocky … [Read more...] about Heidi Montag reveals horrifying moment she ‘died’ during plastic surgery op and husband Spencer was told she ‘wouldn’t make it’