Zara Larsson Pulled From Apple Music In China After Criticising The State

Zara Larsson Pulled From Apple Music In China After Criticising The State
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Swedish-born pop singer Zara Larsson is reportedly pulled from Apple Music in China. This comes after the singer criticised the state in an interview last week. The star announced that her partnership with Chinese device maker Huawei had come to an end. She was quoted saying, “it was not the smartest deal I have made in my career”.

The musician went on to say, “It’s not something I stand for. And even if Huawei says they have no connection to it, it’s hard to prove or disprove. We know the Chinese state, it’s not a nice state and I do not want to support it. they do.”

Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion Announce Collaboration

It’s always a good day when two female rappers join forces to release a possible banger. Cardi B announced a collaboration with Texas-born rapper Megan Thee Stallion. This follows Stallion’s “Savage” remix featuring Beyonce reaching number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in May.

Titled WAP, the track is set to be released this Friday.

J. Cole Serves 2 New Singles For A Treat Off Upcoming Album

J. Cole Serves 2 New Singles For A Treat Off Upcoming Album
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Lockdown recently became a little less blue for hip-hop fans thanks to J.Cole. The rapper released two new singles “The Climb Back” and “Lion King On Ice” from his highly-anticipated album, “The Fall Off”.

Titled “The Fall Off”, J. Cole says he’s in no hurry to release the album and is simply “taking (his) time”.

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Jeopardy’s Alex Tribek Comes Out With Life Memoir “The Answer Is…”

Jeopardy’s Alex Tribek Comes Out With Life Memoir “The Answer Is…”
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There’s a lot to celebrate for Alex Tribek. The renowned game show host is celebrating his 80th birthday today and marks 1-year surviving cancer.

In a memoir released this week, Tribek reveals he considers stopping cancer treatment if his current one does not work. He wrote, “I’m not afraid of dying”, noting that he’s lived a good life filled with many accomplishments.