President Higgins pays tribute to 'enormously talented musician' Alec Finn

Alec Finn, co-founder of Galway-based folk group De Danann has died at the age of 74.

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Elton John’s popularity spikes among millennials after John Lewis advert

Nearly half of those listening to his music on the day of the promotion’s release were between the ages of 18 and 35.

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The Princess Bride screenwriter William Goldman dies, aged 87

Michael Sheen has led the tributes to the double Oscar-winner. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Love Island’s Samira Mightly lands digital game show hosting role

The star was one of the most popular islanders in the series this summer.

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Tributes paid as De Dannan co-founder Alec Finn passes away aged 74

A co-founder of Galway-based folk group De Dannan has passed away. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Elton John fans divided over farewell tour ticket prices

The music legend is bowing out of touring with an epic three-year tour. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Frank Ocean made his Instagram account public and fans are delighted

Over 300 pictures of Ocean, his family and other celebrities are all now visible on the account. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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I’m A Celebrity… First look teaser of Holly and Dec ahead of Sunday’s show

This weekend a new batch of celebrities will head into the jungle.

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Stormy Daniels to appear on Ray D'Arcy show

Adult film actress Stormy Daniels will be among the guests on The Ray D'Arcy Show this weekend.

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Spice Girls announce Croke Park gig

Stop right now, because the Spice Girls have announced an Irish gig this morning. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Ed Sheeran’s next album not due ‘before 2020’

His latest record, Divide, was a worldwide success.

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Rebel Wilson loses bid to keep most of defamation payout

The actress’s appeal against the reduction was refused.

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David Hockney painting sells for record-breaking £70m at auction

Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) smashed the record price for a work by a living artist. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Diddy’s former girlfriend and mother of three of his children dies

Diddy and Kim Porter, a former model, were a couple on and off from 1994 until they split for good in 2007. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Art is my life now, says Billy Connolly

Twenty-five of the actor and comedian’s new sketches have gone on show for two weeks.

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Pregnant Amy Schumer cancels show after being taken to hospital with nausea

The comedian was due to play at Winspear Opera House in Texas.

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Tributes paid to 'great Dad and great man' Sonny Knowles

Once known as 'The Window Cleaner' because of the way he moved his hand, Sonny Knowles has waved goodbye. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Zayn Malik reveals he no longer considers himself a Muslim

The singer said that while he had a spiritual belief, he did not subscribe to the tenets of Islam.

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Stormzy confirms headline slot at Glastonbury 2019

He will become the first grime artist to headline the festival.

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John Lennon’s killer told parole board of ‘shame’ at his act

Mark David Chapman killed the former Beatle in 1980.

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This week's Late Late Show line-up revealed

Glen Hansard and Actress Victoria Smurfit join line-up for Late Late Show This story is enriched with multi-media content

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This is why Little Mix are our body positivity heroes

The girl group have announced their new video, Strip, featuring real women. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Showband star Sonny Knowles passes away aged 86

Singer Sonny Knowles has died at the age of 86. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Richard Madden confirms meeting to discuss seconds series of Bodyguard

The actor said he is looking forward to hearing what creator Jed Mercurio has come up with.

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Vicky Pattison posts emotional message hinting at heartbreak and betrayal

The former Geordie Shore star has written a passionate post.

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I’m not sad when I hear her music any more, says Cilla Black’s son

The singer and entertainer would have turned 75 this year.

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My strength surprised me – Lena Dunham marks one year since hysterectomy

The Girls creator and actress said that she has felt the ‘presence of the divine’ in her own way over the past year.

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Keith Urban wins entertainer of the year at CMAs

His wife Nicole Kidman was in tears as he collected the award. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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American artist buys Banksy painting then vows to whitewash it

Slave Labour sold for $730,000 at auction in Los Angeles.

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Idris Elba’s daughter, 16, named Golden Globes 2019 ambassador

She is the latest daughter of an A-list actor to be given the role. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Carrie Underwood cradles growing baby bump at CMA Awards

She was honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in September.

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Little Mix naked and covered in insults in dramatic new image

The image was shared ahead of the release of the group’s new song, Strip.

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Kristen Bell joins Veronica Mars cast for first table read

The series is being rebooted on streaming service Hulu. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Spice Girls fans hailed by group after selling out nine stadium shows

They will play to packed audiences at venues around Britain next year. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Heartbreaking words of BBC presenter’s 3-year-old son following her death

Husband Steve Bland has opened up on the death of the BBC presenter. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Babs Beverley of the Beverley Sisters dies aged 91

Her twin Teddie is the only surviving member of the singing trio.

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Netflix secures Ejiofor directorial debut The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind

The film is based on a bestselling memoir by a Malawian inventor.

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Bono causes panic among fans after saying 'we're going away now'

Not since Lawrence Oates exited his tent into an Antarctic blizzard declaring he may be gone some time have words of departure been so heavily scrutinised. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Royal wedding ‘tore family apart’, says Meghan’s nephew

Tyler Dooley said he wanted to ‘set the record straight’ about his relatives. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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