Eurovision’s official rules prohibit political lyrics, speeches and gestures during the annual song contest. But that hasn’t kept performers from sneaking in some hidden messages. Is this appropriate?
Having bidden an intermittent farewell to his fans in a concert on September 8, the Portuguese singer and winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 is fighting for his life in a hospital in Lisbon.
Eurovision attracts many types of people, including numbers and trivia freaks. Here's a sample of statistics garnered from ESC history, some important, some obscure, and some utterly superfluous.
The countdown is on for the candidates in the Eurovision Song Contest in the lead-up to Saturday's final. How do they feel? All agree that after the ESC, nothing will be the same.
It is the most renowned German film production company: Ufa was founded in 1917 and produced films through the end of World War II, during which time it served as a propaganda tool for the Nazis.
Now in its 68th year, the National Book Awards is a celebration of American literature recognizing some of the most talented writers in the US. The books of the 2017 award winners speak volumes about the country.
AC/DC's co-founder Malcolm Young has died at the age of 64. A look back at the legendary band's career.
His hedonistic life cut short by disease, his good looks, his drawings of nudes: All this made Modigliani a legend. An exhibition at the Tate Modern in London shows off his work and gets to the man behind the myth.
Thousands of social media users have been breaking the silence around the culture of sexual abuse, with international versions of the #MeToo hashtag going one step further. Here are some of the celebrities who reacted.
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