With a lot of commemorative art to compete with, the premiere of Lancaster's new piece could have used, well, more passion.
The Met Ball is, to paraphrase Mean Girls, the one night a year when celebs can dress like total freaks and no one can say anything about it.
Yet Prince was overtaken by a revolution he had partly created.
The artist formerly known as Terence Trent D’Arby remembers the artist forever known as Prince.
On the pop culture podcast this week: Beyoncé's visual album Lemonade, Bake Off spin-off Crème de la Crème and serial killer thriller Zodiac.
The Flick deals at length with the way people make connections with each other through external cultural phenomena.
To mark the 400th anniversary of the playwright’s death, our contributors nominate the works that speak most urgently to the 21st century.
His songs dealt in fantasy, and fantasy is supposed to be a matter of forever.
He was the best at what he did, and he did everything.
The singer and songwriter, who has died aged 57, always picked the best players for his band - and that often meant choosing women. His musical legacy is richer as a result.
From David Quantick hosting the pub quiz to Stuart Maconie singing karaoke, I can't imagine what the locals make of us.
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