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Lover’s singer Taylor Swift crowned with the Billboard’s First-Ever Woman Of The Decade Award

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With proudly glorifying the struggle and success of female artists in the music industry Taylor Swift adds a new chapter to her career. She became the first recipient of the “Woman of the Decade Award” at the Billboard’s Women in Music 2019 event held on the 12th of December at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles.

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In recognition of her illustrious professional career and commitment to social issues like protecting creative rights, music education, literacy programs, cancer research, disaster relief, and the Time’s Up initiative, the Lover singer is being given this honour by Billboard. Taylor is “deemed one of the most accomplished musical artists of all time over the course of the 2010s – According to a statement by Billboard.

This award celebrates Swift’s achievements in the last decade. The 29-year-old’s impressive roster includes five No. 1 albums on the Billboard 200, five No. 1 singles on the Billboard Hot 100, three worldwide stadium tours and two Billboard Woman of the Year Awards, according to Billboard.

Taylor Swift after receiving the honour poured her emotions about the female artists and her struggle as being the female artist in the industry. –

“Female artists in music have dominated this decade in growth, streaming, record and ticket sales, and critical acclaim. So why are we doing so well? Because we have to grow fast. We have to work this hard, we have to prove that we deserve this, and we have to top our last achievements. Women in music, on stage or behind the scenes, are not allowed to coast. We are held at a higher, sometimes impossible-feeling standard. And it seems that my fellow female artists have taken this challenge and they have accepted it”

“We now find ourselves fully immersed in a vast frontier that wasn’t around the last decade, and that is the streaming world. In music, we’re always walking hand-in-hand with technology, and sometimes that is so awesome, like how now we’re able to just drop a song that we made yesterday”

Checkout the whole speech here

In a career spanning 12 years, the singer has had six No. 1 albums on the Billboard 200 albums chart, which include Fearless, 1989, Red, Speak Now, Reputation and Lover. The singer-songwriter has garnered five No. 1 hit singles on the Billboard Hot 100 with the following songs: Shake It Off, Blank Space, Bad Blood featuring Kendrick Lamar, We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together and Look What You Made Me Do.

Also Read Taylor Swift Net Worth in 2019 – Height, Weight, Age, Biography

Taylor Swift after taking three Grammy nominations currently holds the record for the highest-selling US tour in history. According to Forbes, she is named as the highest-paid celebrity and musician of 2019, after accumulating $185 million in pretax income over the past year already.

“This speech I’m referring to was on my 25th birthday. I’m about to turn 30 tonight, woo! But my exact quote during the speech was, ‘I really just feel like we need to continue to try to offer something to a younger generation of musicians because somewhere right now your future Woman of the Year is probably sitting in a piano lesson or in a girls’ choir “and today right now we need to take care of her” with these words she concludes her emotions and gave grattitude for the honor blissfully.

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Former iKon member B.I, a K-pop artist tested negative for consuming illegal drug

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K-pop artist Kim Han-bin, the previous individual from boy band iKon, has reportedly tested negative in a medication test directed as a major aspect of a police examination following a charge that he bought unlawful medication or illigal drug substances. 

Sample to Kim’s body hair was sent to the nation’s National Forensic Service for assessment by South Korea’s Gyeonggi Southern Provincial Police Agency. Police affirmed to the Sports World news outlet that no such illicit medications or drugs were distinguished, Soompi reports. 

“The facts confirm that the medication test result is negative,” police said in an announcement to Sports World, Hellokpop reports. 

The most recent assessment was done notwithstanding a 14-hour examination Kim experienced a year ago in September. It denotes the finish of the examination yet a last decision from the arraignment presently can’t seem to be announced, Hellokpop reports. 

The South Korean rapper, otherwise called B.I, announced his takeoff back in June following claims that he bought marijuana (pot) and LSD in 2016, as announced by Korean newspaper magazine Dispatch. The buy and utilization of unlawful medications or drugs is an offense in South Korea that can heft a sentence of up to around five years in prison. 

Kim apologized for his activities in a post on his Instagram account and clarified why he was leaving the gathering. 

“I might want to genuinely apologize for working up inconvenience because of my enormously improper activities. The facts confirm that I needed to depend on something that I shouldn’t have had any enthusiasm for because of experiencing a hard and agonizing time. Notwithstanding, I was excessively terrified and frightful to do it,” he said. 

” I am so embarrassed and conciliatory to fans who were hurt on account of my off-base words and activities. I plan to unassumingly self-think about my slip-up and leave the group. By and by, I bow my head down and genuinely apologize to fans and the individuals. I am sorry,” he added. 

Fans of B.I have been taken to web-based social networking to show their help for the artist and commend his negative medication test results utilizing the hashtag #HelloHanbinIsFree, which has been slanting on Twittter, alongside other related terms and hashtags.

 

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Melissa McCarthy reveals she ‘hit the jackpot’ with husband Ben Falcone

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Melissa McCarthy thinks she ”hit the big stake” in her romance with Ben Falcone. The 49-year-old actress met her significant other Ben more than two decades prior when they went to parody school together, and has now said the way into their enduring adoration has been ”supporting” each other all through everything, and making each other ”better”.
She stated: ”It’s [about] discovering somebody who you just totally are better with. He’s only steady, and he’s too brilliant. He makes me gut-giggle, similar to insane gut-chuckle, four or five times each day. I hit the big stake!”
Melissa has Vivian, 12, and Georgette, 10, with Ben, and has lauded her life partner as a fabulous ”benchmark” for their little girls, since she accepts he has given them better expectations for their sentimental accomplices later on.
She included: ”I simply think if they ever meet someone and that little warning goes off, the ringer is going to sound much stronger because they have Ben as their standard. They’re going to pick well, whoever they end up with, you know? I need them to have somebody kind who roots them on.”
Furthermore, as guardians, Melissa and Ben, 46, need their brood to see them ”being benevolent” and putting ”great stuff pull out into the world”.
The ‘Life of the Party’ star stated: ”We jabber [to our kids] about how being benevolent and acceptable is extremely significant. It’s difficult to make that reverberate in reality as we know it where the nastiest remark wins and it’s a game to be mean to individuals.
”Ben and I talked about needing to place just great stuff retreat into the world.”
While the pair have solid perspectives on advancing benevolence, their family isn’t ”the most genuine”, as Melissa says they love to simply give up and have a fabulous time at home.
Addressing People magazine, she clarified: ”It’s not the most genuine family unit. There’s a great deal of genuine stuff occurring on the planet, and we don’t just have it in the house. I generally state I’m living in a consistent old Calgon business where each day in our home there’s kin shouting, individuals coming in and out, individuals riding through the lounge room. Our most youthful is continually on a wheeled thing tearing through the house, and I only sort of adoration it.”
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Jen Atkin Goes From 108 Kgs To 50 Kgs & Wins Miss Great Britain

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Body-disgracing is one of the most severe and upsetting components in our general public. While on one hand, individuals lecture the standards of self-esteem, on the other, they cut down individuals for what they look like. In a comparative case, Jen Atkin, who was as of late delegated Miss Great Britain 2020 offers how she confronted analysis and body-disgracing until two years back when she weighed 108 Kgs.
A young woman who was once dumped by her life partner for being too fat has gotten a definitive vengeance where she shed a ton of weight and was delegated Britain’s most beautiful woman. From 247 pounds, Jen Atkin shed 112 pounds and went to 131 pounds in two years. She swelled when she turned into a self- admitted habitually lazy person and gorged on 26 dollars takeout meals.
In any case, she has had the last snicker after achieving the coveted title on her third and last attempt. As indicated by the New York Post, she had resigned from shows after getting hitched a year ago however she chose to give it one increasingly shot after having given her name to speak to Great Britain this year.
She stated, “I’m still in stun at winning, I’m so glad I can’t articulate it — I sincerely can barely handle it. At the point when I began doing this, it was only for a touch of fun, I never envisioned how far I would come.” Atkin included, “Even though my body has changed a lot, I think don’t think my character has, and I believe that is truly helped me.”

Be that as it may, she has had the last snicker in the wake of accomplishing the pined for the title on her third and last endeavor. As indicated by the New York Post, she had resigned from events after getting hitched a year ago yet she chose to give it one progressively shot in the wake of having given her name to speak to Great Britain this year.

Atkin met her beau in March 2011 when she weighed 203 pounds. They wanted to marry in the years that followed however as she put on weight to more than 238 pounds in 2015, her life partner chose to cut off their association. The belle of the ball, who has discovered love once more, stated, “When we separated, I was crushed, however, it ended up being the best thing that is transpired.”
While Atkin was very crushed, she joined the gym and has never thought back since the time she was chosen as one of the 10 finalists in the pageant. Atkin stated, “I’m so unimaginably honored to be the 75th Miss Great Britain, speaking to our nation alongside by my twin sibling who runs for Team GB.”
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Netflix drops the ‘Altered Carbon’ Season 2 Trailer

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Netflix has released the official trailer for the second season of “Altered Carbon,” its high-idea science fiction original that dazzled the critics and the viewers when it turned out in 2018. Centered around the novel by Richard K. Morgan and made by Laeta Kalogridis, the drama happens in the year 2384, where people have built up the capacity to move their consciousnesses to new bodies — an innovation that has overturned society.

The new trailer offers a first look at Anthony Mackie as lead warrior Takeshi Kovacs, a once in the past turning role which was begun by “The Killing” star Joel Kinnaman in Season 1. Mackie as of late visitor featured in an envelope-pushing scene of the latest season of “Black Mirror” for Netflix. With “Modified Carbon,” the entertainer ventures into a considerably more conventional science fiction world, however, one that is just stunning.

The official synopsis from Netflix reads: “In ‘Altered Carbon,’ society is changed by an innovation: awareness can be digitized; human bodies are interchangeable; passing is no longer perpetual. Season Two starts 30 years after the epic finish of Season One, and discovers Takeshi Kovacs (Mackie), the solitary enduring officer of a gathering of world-class interstellar warriors, continuing with his hundreds of years old mission to locate his lost love Quellcrist Falconer (Renée Elise Goldsberry).

Following quite a while of planet-jumping and looking through the system, Kovacs is enrolled back to his home planet of Harlan’s World with the guarantee of discovering Quell. Frequented by his past and answerable for examining a progression of ruthless homicides, Kovacs is paralyzed to find his new crucial understanding of the wrongdoing and his interest to discover Quell are one and the equivalent. With the assistance of his unwavering A.I. Poe (Chris Conner), Kovacs should now band together with new partners to outmaneuver his adversaries and discover reality: Who is Quellcrist Falconer?”

From Skydance Television, “Altered Carbon” is officially created by Alison Schapker, Laeta Kalogridis, James Middleton, Rose Lam, Bradley J. Fischer, James Vanderbilt, Mike Medavoy, and Arnold W. Messer, close by David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Marcy Ross for Skydance.
Netflix will drop Season 2 of “Altered Carbon” on February 27. Look at Mackie all fit up in the new trailer beneath.

 

 

 

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Brahmastra: The biggest weapon of the year is on verge of arrival

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A well known upcoming 2020 fantasy romance, superhero film written and directed by Ayan Mukherji and produced by Karan Johar, Brahmastra have now become a topic of discussion. A tweet of Amitabh Bachchan reveals the date of release to be 4th December 2020.

Brahmastra is a high budget film of about 150 crore projects, featuring Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt in leading roles and other actors like Mouni Roy, Nagarjuna Akkineni, Dimple Kapadia, etc. The film trilogy is a rare combination of visionary storytelling, massive spectacle, and several iconic collaborations.

This movie is a mythological representation of the supernatural fairy tale at heart. A story of shiva, a hesitant man who sets out on a startling excursion of self-disclosure and love, which drives him to ascend against the dull powers that undermine our very presence. It’s the first time when Ranbir and Alia are sharing the screen together.

This film is one of the most-anticipated amongst the fans due to many reasons. As it is a mystical fantasy drama that is directly connected with mythology. Secondly, this film brings real-life Jodi together for the first time. Third, it is the first film in the trilogy. Fourth, Amitabh Bachchan is the plus point in the movie.

In a literal sense, Brahmastra is a weapon of Brahma, a Hindu god called the creator of the universe. So the story revolves around the god’s ultimate weapon that is only peerless in power.

The fantasy film was earlier scheduled to release on December 25 last year, but not the date is locked in the audience on December 4 this year. It’s appreciable to discuss the dedication of Ayan. He has worked for six years for this story and the trilogy will span over the next ten years.

About a year ago at the Kumbh Mela Shivaratri, the logo of brahmastra was unveiled. 150 drones lit at night sky in the form of brahmastra’s logo.

Recently, Amitabh Bachchan shared some on-set pictures of him and Ranbir during the shooting, which gets viral immediately amongst the fans.

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