Articles Tagged 'Annie Lennox'

The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards – Telecast

Snapshot: Brits Hold Court at the 2015 Grammy Awards

Sundays are typically quiet with people winding down after the weekend, and gearing up for the workweek. But, not this past Sunday with both the 2015 BAFTAs happening in London, and a Brit-tastic presence at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Here’s a look at the British musicians and groups who represented at the 57th annual […]

Carol singers at Bath Christmas Market (Pic: Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

10 British Holiday Songs Every American Should Know

We’ve already named the three key songs without which no British Christmas would be complete, and our sister site Mind The Gap has compiled a list of songs that will remind every British ex-pat of home, simply because they are currently blasting out of every shop doorway and will continue to do so until Boxing […]

’80s Music Week: Five Great ‘Fire and Ice’ Electropop Duos

Once upon a time, the most efficient way to make pop music involved a guitar or two, a bass, a set of drums and some voices. You could get away with only employing three people without sacrificing the bottom end or the rhythm, but certainly no fewer. Then the synthesizer arrived, and shortly after that, […]

Queen Elizabeth’s New Year Honors List Revealed

The Queen’s annual honors list was released today, reports The BBC. But Simon Cowell didn’t make the cut. There was much speculation that the 51-year-old music mogul would be knighted for his huge contributions to the world of music and entertainment. Instead, Annie Lennox was the most recognized name among the roster of entertainers. The […]

Annie Lennox Flubs Performance on ‘LIVE! with Regis and Kelly’

Scottish singer/songwriter Annie Lennox took to the Live! with Regis and Kelly stage on Tuesday (December 14) to perform select tunes from her new holiday album, A Christmas Cornucopia. While Lennox delivered a flawless performance of “See Amid the Winter’s Snow,” Digital Spy reports that the former Eurythmics chanteuse botched the start of “The Holly […]

The Tellyvangelist: Dec. 13 – 19

In this week’s Tellyvangelist — your weekly guide to all that’s British on U.S. TV — hear the not-so-little Emily Blunt talk about playing a Lilliputian, get a double helping of Annie Lennox’s Christmas album, and have a laugh at Ricky Gervais in his brand new comedy special! All times are in EST and are […]

Annie Lennox Stands Up For Amy Winehouse

Annie Lennox on Amy Winehouse: “I wish somebody could stop everybody taking pictures of her and get her out of the spotlight. I want to see her healthy, not wrecked.” (Daily Record) Amy Winehouse seems to have trouble holding her head up, not because she’s married to a louse, but because she’s weighed down by […]

Annie Lennox and Elvis Costello: Still Grouchy After All These Years

Word to the wise as you buy tickets for the next Annie Lennox concert: never launch into applause before she finishes her song. According to Page Six, the Scottish diva flipped off audience members at a UNICEF gig when they got clap-happy: “She got ticked, finished the song, then sarcastically said, ‘Thank you for listening’ […]

Annie Lennox’s Daughter Throws the BEST Parties

Panic over at Drudge Report! Not because of the war in Iraq, not because of the Sarko election in France, but because Annie Lennox‘s 16-year-old daughter Lola (gasp!) threw a party that got a little out of hand. Drudge’s headline was “WHY?: Annie Lennox’s home destroyed in MYSPACE party…” C’mon! When a singer – that […]