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Ivanka Trump disclosed her punk hair style in 1990s

According to BBC report, Ivanka Trump has revealed she once had a "punk phase" during the 1990s.Writing in her mum Ivana's book Raising Trump, she said she loved Nirvana, and dyed her hair blue as well.However, many online are questioning whether she actually was a punk, and have pointed out Nirvana were grunge, not punk.Ivanka in her write up, said, "My wardrobe consisted of ripped corduroy jeans and flannel shirts".She said, "One day after school, I dyed my hair blue. Mom wasn't a fan of this decision".The president's daughter said she was "inconsolable" when Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain took his own life in 1994.She added: "It was a shock and I was distraught. Mom had no idea who Kurt Cobain was, and she sympathised only so much"."After 24 hours of my crying inconsolably in my room, alone - major melodrama - Mom had to pull me out of there to go down to dinner".She was 12 years old at the time.

A Star Wars Story revealed

Report reaching us indicate that, the title of the Star Wars spin off-film about the young Han Solo has been revealed as Solo: A Star Wars Story.However, the movie will star Alden Ehrenreich as the title character alongside Donald Glover, Woody Harrelson and Emilia Clarke.BBC report said, director Ron Howard made the announcement in a video shared on Twitter.Ron Howard also said the movie had now wrapped and will go into editing. It's due to be released on May 25 2018.But, the Solo's title follows the "A Star Wars Story" format set by Rogue One, the first spin-off movie set in the Star Wars universe but occurring outside the main franchise.Report also said, the movies focus on the same Star Wars fictional history, but don't centre on the Skywalker family and the central storylines from the main films.

Eminem blasted US President Donald Trump at BET award

Report reaching us indicate that, US rapper, Eminem slammed the president as a “kamikaze that will probably cause a nuclear holocaust” in a cypher recorded for Tuesday night’s 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards.Eminem saying and was quoted: It’s like we take a step forwards then backwards
But this is his form of distraction
Plus he gets an enormous reaction
When he attacks the NFL so we focus on that and
Instead of talking Puerto Rico or gun reform for Nevada
All these horrible tragedies and he’s bored or would rather
Cause a Twitter storm with the Packers

Tom Petty is dead, age 66-years-old

According to family official statement, US country musician Tom Petty has died in California aged 66-years.However, Tom Petty was found unconscious, not breathing and in full cardiac arrest at his Malibu home early on Monday.Report also said, he was taken to hospital, but could not be revived and died later that evening.Petty was best known as the lead singer of Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers rock band, producing such hits as American Girl, Breakdown, Free Fallin', Learning to Fly and Refugee.Tony Dimitriades, a long-time manager said, "He died peacefully at 20:40 Pacific time (03:40 GMT Tuesday) surrounded by family, his bandmates and friends".

Who is Hugh Hefner?

Hugh Marston Hefner was an American magazine publisher, editor, businessman, and playboy.He was best known as the editor-in-chief and publisher of Playboy magazine, which he founded in 1953. His son, Cooper Hefner described him as, exceptional and impactful life as a media and cultural pioneer," and called him an advocate for free speech, civil rights and sexual freedom.From 2005-10, a reality TV show called "The Girls Next Door" showcased Hefner's libertine lifestyle - and the harem of young blonde women who shared it.In 2012, aged 86, he married his third wife Crystal Harris - who was 60 years his junior.He claimed to have slept with more than 1,000 women, and credited the impotence drug Viagra with maintaining his libido.

Founder of Playboy Enterprise Inc is dead, age 91

News report reaching us revealed that, Hugh Hefner, founder of the international adult magazine Playboy, has died at the age of 91.Playboy Enterprises Inc said, "He passed away peacefully at home, from natural causes".Meanwhile, Mr Hugh Hefner was born into a strict Methodist family in Chicago. He rebelled, spectacularly, producing the first issue of Playboy in 1953. With Marilyn Monroe as its first centrefold the magazine was an instant hit.Its huge sales were driven by glossy colour pictures of nude "playmates" but it also developed a reputation for fine writing - Norman Mailer, Kingsley Amis and Ray Bradbury - were among its contributors.Hugh Hefner lived the lifestyle portrayed in the magazine. His Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles, where he died surrounded by friends, epitomised an adolescent's dream.According to the reports, he was attacked by feminists and was accused of reducing women to sexual toys, but he styled himself as the godfather of the sexual rev…

US Cardi B made history as the only female rapper in the billboard chart

US country star, rapper Cardi B is making some waves across the Atlantic and has just landed at number one in the Bilboard chart's Hot 100.That's good news for her, but better and long overdue news for female rappers as she is apparently the first to top the chart as a solo artist in nearly 20 years.Report shows that, the track is Bodak Yellow and it follows Lauryn Hill's Doo Wop (That Thing) which hit the number one spot in 1998.Meanwhile, other rappers have been there but as featured artists or alongside featured artists as was the case with Lil' Kim who topped the chart in 2001 along with Christina Aguilera, Mya and P!nk with Lady Marmalade or, more recently Iggy Azalea's Fancy, featuring Charli XCX, in 2014.

Kwame Kwei-Arma name director of Young Vic Theatre

According to BBC report, the award-winning director and playwright Kwame Kwei-Armah has been announced as the new artistic director of the Young Vic theatre in London.However, the former Casualty star said, he was "beyond humbled, if not a little scared" to be appointed.Kwame Kwei-Arma said, "To walk into the Young Vic is to come face-to-face with everything I love about theatre".He will succeed David Lan, who is stepping down in 2018 after 18 years in the role.Kwei-Armah added: "To lead this magnificent theatre at this time in our nation's history, after such a visionary as David, excites me beyond words. I can't wait to get started".

US country star, Troy Gentry died at 50

Report reaching us indicate that, US country star, Mr Troy Gentry, died on Friday in a helicopter crash.Mr Troy Gentry was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2010.The 50-year-old Troy Gentry has shocked country music fans and artists.However, band's website said, "It is with great sadness that we confirm that Troy Gentry, half of the popular country duo, Montgomery Gentry, was tragically killed in a helicopter crash which took place at approximately 1:00pm today in Medford, New Jersey".The helicopter's pilot also died in the incident, but the reasons for the crash remain unclear.Meanwhile, the country duo, who were brothers, formed in 1999 and had released eight studio albums.Country music stars including Sheryl Crow paid tribute to Troy Gentry on social media.Grammy award-winning Singer Brad Paisley said, he was "heartbroken and in disbelief".

Don Williams died at 78-years-old

BBC service report confirmed that, the US country music singer Don Williams who enjoyed great success with his easy going singing style has died aged 78 after a short illness.Meanwhile, Don Williams began his solo career in 1971, amassing 17 number one country hits. His songs such as Gypsy Woman and Tulsa Time, were covered by singers such as Eric Clapton and Pete Townshend.

Beyonce extend hands of help to Houston Hurricane victims

According to BBC service, Beyonce has pledged to "help as many" victims of Hurricane Harvey as she can, as her home city of Houston, Texas, braces itself for more rainfall.She said: "I remain in constant prayer for those affected and for the rescuers who have been so brave and determined to do so much to help".However, the star singer added that, she was working with her charity and her pastor "to implement a plan to help".Houston has been hit by unprecedented levels of rain, with more set to come.Report revealed that, an officials estimate that more than 30,000 residents need shelter. At least nine have died in the Houston area.Beyonce, who grew up in the city's historic Third Ward, is famously proud of her Texan roots, referencing Houston in multiple songs.

Cowboy singer is death, age 81

The family of Rhinestone Cowboy singer Glen Campbell said, Campbell is death. He died at the age of 81 after "a long and courageous battle" with Alzheimer's disease.His family said, "It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather."BBC Service report that, the legendary guitarist announced his Alzheimer's diagnosis in 2011.A self-taught prodigy, he rose from a poor rural childhood to release over 70 albums and sell 45 million records.Social media is light up with a lot of reactions from his fans and fellow artists. He was credited with paving the way for other country crossover artists such as Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers.Dolly Parton was among many stars who paid tribute to Campbell, describing him as "one of the greatest voices of all time".Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys said he was "very broken up" by Campbell's death."An incredible musician and an even better person…

Johnny Marr appears on new Hans Zimmer album - BBC

BBC revealed that, the former Smiths, The The, Electronic, Modest Mouse, Cribs, guitar maestro appears on Live In Prague.But, it was recorded on the German film composer's recent tour, it includes music from the movies Pirates of the Caribbean, The Lion King, The Dark Knight Trilogy, Interstellar and more.While Johnny may have been one half of the great Smiths song-writing team, here he finds himself as merely one part of a 72-piece band.You can check it out from 3 November.BBC report that, he said: "I'm a very poor but enthusiastic guitarist. If I put the guitar on I'm sort of fine. It's like you can hide behind that. If you ask me to go and play the piano or actually speak to people in public it's just terrifying."He added: "We're not playing exactly the way you heard in the film because I'm not a fool I've got a really great band with me. I've got Johnny Marr on guitar, I've got Mike Einziger (Incubus) on guitar, I have Richard…

Rihanna blow off social media with amazing costume

BBC Entertainment disclosed that, social media almost collapsed under the reaction to Rihanna's costume on Monday as the singer attended the Crop Over festival in Barbados with waoo! Dress and style.However, Rihanna, 29-year-old had teased fans by uploading photos of her new turquoise hair on Instagram over the weekend.Though, the look was completed on Monday as she stepped out in a jewel-encrusted costume with green and pink feathers.Many of her fan reacted by saying, "We are not worthy."Report revealed that, another added the singer "officially killed me" with the costume, while others said she was "blessing the internet".The posts also attracted the attention of Chris Brown - who left a comment on one of her Instagrams with the pair-of-eyes emoji.Many of her fans were less than pleased about this, telling him to "keep his negative energy away" from Rihanna and recalling his assault on the singer in 2009 when the pair were dating.

US actor Chris Pratt divorce his wife

A local media revealed to public that, US actors Chris Pratt and Anna Faris have announced that they are separating after eight years of marriage.However, they made a joint statement on their respective social media.The couple, who met in 2007 while filming the romantic comedy Take Me Home Tonight, said attempts to save their relationship had failed.Chris Pratt wrote on his Facebook timeline that, "We tried hard for a long time, and we're really disappointed."Pratt, 38, and Faris, 40, were married in 2009. They have a son named Jack.Their statement said: "Our son has two parents who love him very much and for his sake we want to keep this situation as private as possible moving forward."In a reaction to the statement, their fans took to Facebook to share the sad news of the couple's split that was met with disbelief on social media.One of their fans, Ann Stenbak Cole wrote: "Lord, I pray that you restore this marriage. In Jesus' name. Amen."An…