Myths Busted: Is Jesy quitting Little Mix?

Little Mix have been in the press a lot lately, in some cases for good reasons but some of it sounds a little worrying…

… Including rumours that the band may be splitting up after their tour.

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The story stems back to an earlier incident in March where Jesy appeared to be a little bit emotional on stage in Dublin as part of their ‘Get Weird’ tour. The girls then cancelled two dates at the SSE Arena in Belfast when Jesy was taken ill.

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Time to meet your new favourite band from Sweden! Here’s the debut single from Hanna & Andrea

Earlier this month, we introduced you to Hanna & Andrea; the brilliant new Swedish pop duo that includes Zara Larsson’s sister (that’s Hanna, in case you’re wondering).

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Now, when we did introduce them, we mentioned that they didn’t have very much music at the time. But that changes today because their debut single is here!

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It’s called ‘Always On My Mind’ and once you give it a listen, it’ll always be on YOUR mind too:

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H&M just announced what could be their best designer collaboration yet

H&M are renowned for teaming up with seriously cool designers, bringing big names like Alexander Wang, Balmain and Lanvin to the more accessible high street.

They’ve just announced their 2016 collaborators and it’s official – Kenzo are the lucky chosen ones.

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Could this be the start of the weirdest swimwear trend ever?

Just when you thought you’d seen it all, another wacky trend comes along. GUESS just revealed their new swimwear line and we promise it’s unlike anything you’ve ever seen before. Why? Because it’s only made out of denim print. Yes, really.

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8 Things That Suck About Being a Feminist in 2016

Being a feminist is important. Why in the world don’t women deserve to be equal to men?! But it can also be quite a trial. Why?

1. Internet trolls who insult, threat, argue and mansplain.

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The term ‘mansplaining’ originated from this fantastic essay by Rebecca Solnit in 2008. It can now be found in her collection ‘Men Explain Things to Me’.

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Thursday’s Comp of the Day: WIN! An amazing ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows’ goody bag

Our four favourite turtles are back for another adventure in ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows’ and in celebration of the release in cinemas on 30th May, we’re giving you the chance to win an incredible goody bag. You’re welcome.

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In the new sequel to 2014’s ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,’ Michaelangelo, Leonardo, Donatello and Raphael face a bigger battle with badder villains. The film stars Megan Fox as April O’Neil, Will Arnett as Vern Fenwick, and newcomer Stephen Amell, as the hockey-masked vigilante Casey Jones. When super villain Shredder escapes custody and has mad scientist Baxter Stockman (Tyler Perry) with henchmen Bebop (Gary Anthony Williams) and Rocksteady (WWE Superstar Stephen “Sheamus” Farrelly) on his side, they’re ready to unleash a diabolical plan for world domination.

The goody bag includes a boombox speaker, beanie hat and turtle backpack – perfect for any TMNT fan!

For your chance to win, simply follow the instructions in the tweet below…

 

 

Closing date is Thursday 2nd June at 9pm. GOOD LUCK!

Work, work, work: Rihanna looks out of this world in her new collaboration with Dior

We’ve only just recently recovered from the excitement of Rihanna’s gorg Fenty x Puma collection (furry slides anyone?) and now she’s only gone and dropped another collab with a major design house – this time, with Dior.

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Beginner’s guide: People are going krazy for K-Pop… but what exactly is it?

If you’re fairly active on social media – particularly Twitter or Tumblr – you may have seen some very attractive Korean people on your timeline. Whether they be edits, dance videos or the like, there’s a very good chance they are K-Pop stars. But what the heck is K-Pop?!

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K-Pop stands for ‘Korean Pop’ and despite it only blowing up on social media in recent years, it’s actually had a strong fanbase since the 90’s. K-Pop has grown into a popular subculture amongst teenagers and young adults across Asia and is even gaining fans in the western countries. Let us introduce you to what could be your new music obsession…

K-Pop groups are quite big in comparison to our pop groups. For example, boyband EXO have a total of nine members and girlband Girls’ Generation has eight members. Imagine Little Mix with that many girls in the group!


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Booktube precursor, breaking the mould, and pottering around Pottermore: a Q&A with booktuber SableCaught

Recently we got the chance to put a few questions to booktuber Stevie (of SableCaught) and find out ALL the answers to what life is like on YouTube, how she got started, and  why she was “the internet’s equivalent of the Dickensian urchin”.

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