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Rose 'Osang' Fostanes' Audition On 'X Factor Israel' Goes Viral

The video of Rose "Osang" Fostanes, a Pinay caregiver in Tel Aviv, singing the Shirley Bassey hit "This Is My Life" during her audition on "The X Factor Israel" has gone viral on Facebook. Rose Fostanes a.k.a. Osang Fostanes (Youtube screengrab) Posted just a day ago, the said clip has attracted over 27,000 likes, more 42,000 shares and thousands of comments from the users of the popular ...
Swimming With 3D Printed Sharks

- 1 week ago @ As I sit here writing this I've got the Shirley Bassey song stuck in my head…”it's all just a little bit of history repeating.” I've said this so much lately that I must sound like a fucking parrot, but, those who ignore history are doomed to repeat ...

VIDEO: Singer songwriter Jackie Trent dies

- 6 days ago @ The singer and songwriter Jackie Trent - who co-wrote hits for stars such as Shirley Bassey and Frank Sinatra, as well as the theme for the soap opera Neighbours - dies at the age of 74.

Songwriter Jackie Trent dies, aged 74

- 6 days ago @ Jackie Trent, who wrote hits for Frank Sinatra and Shirley Bassey and who also penned the theme tune for Australian soap Neighbours, has passed away at the age of 74.

James Corden takes over hosting CBS' “The Late Late Show” on Monday.

- 5 days ago @ Performing was his childhood dream and a family tradition, Corden said. His great-grandfather was a musician and so was his grandfather, who toured with Shirley Bassey and other prominent singers. Corden's father, now a Christian book salesman, was a ...



Oscars: Craig Zadan & Neil Meron Not Returning In 2016; Academy Starts New And among the highlights of their stint they point to bringing in a rare singing appearance by Barbra Streisand, Bette Midler's first performance on an Oscar show, Shirley Bassey singing “Goldfinger”, anniversary celebrations like Pink singing “Over ...

Craig Zadan and Neil Meron's scorecard as Oscar producers

The Craig Zadan and Neil Meron era has drawn to a close for the Academy Awards telecast, which has been produced by the duo the past three years but will head in a new direction come 2016.

Craig Zadan and Neil Meron's scorecard as Oscar producers

Los Angeles Times: That led to some memorable moments (Adele performing "Skyfall," Shirley Bassey performing "Goldfinger") but also some forgettable ones (a drawn-out tribute to Hollywood musicals, including the Zadan-and-Meron-executive-produced "Chicago").

For your ears only - Bond girl Fiona Fullerton to host The Music of Bond at

Ipswich Star: Shirley Bassey is the only performer who have sung a Bond Theme three times. Under the Mango Tree was almost the theme in the opening film Dr. No until Barry made an arrangement of a Barry Norman composition resulting in the now iconic theme tune.

Paedophile pub landlord Billy Nutt jailed for sexually assaulting 4-year-old

This is Local London: Paedophile pub landlord Billy Nutt has been jailed for four years after sexually assaulting a four-year-old boy in his Northfleet flat. The gay 55-year-old, who once supported Dame Shirley Bassey on tour, was sentenced at Maidstone Crown Court this ...

Oscars: Craig Zadan & Neil Meron Not Returning In 2016; Academy Starts New Producer Search

It’s official. Craig Zadan and Neil Meron , producers of the Oscar show for the past three years, will not be returning for round four and the Academy is now beginning a search for a new producer(s). Although Zadan had hinted about this in a cryptic tweet shortly after this year’s show, reps for the Academy and the producers maintained that nothing had been decided. Now it has. The ...

Interview: Dave Spikey

And in 2004 he performed at the Royal Variety Performance in a line-up that included Shirley Bassey and was then a guest on the legendary Parkinson show alongside Paul McCartney – fulfilling two lifelong ambitions in one week. After starring in and ...

Aznavour's new CD includes 12 songs ... Elton John, Dalida, Serge Gainsbourg, Josh Groban, Petula Clark, Shirley Bassey, José Carreras, Laura Pausini, Nana Mouskouri and Julio Iglesias. Fellow French pop legend Mireille Mathieu has sung and recorded with Aznavour on numerous occasions.