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By Sameen Amer
Fri, 11, 18

Simulation Theory by Muse: Eighth album by the English rock band; follows 2015....

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*Albums

  • Simulation Theory by Muse: Eighth album by the English rock band; follows 2015’s Drones; includes the singles ‘Dig Down’, ‘Thought Contagion’, ‘Something Human’, ‘The Dark Side’, and ‘Pressure’.
  • Origins by Imagine Dragons: Fourth album by the American rock band, the follow-up to 2017’s Evolve; led by the single ‘Natural’.

* Movies


  • The Grinch (starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Cameron Seely, Rashida Jones) – animation, third screen adaptation of Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1957); the grouchy Grinch (Cumberbatch) tries to ruin Christmas for the town of Whoville.
  • The Girl in the Spider’s Web (starring Claire Foy, Sverrir Gudnason, Lakeith Stanfield) – crime thriller, soft reboot sequel to The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011); a computer hacker (Foy) and a journalist (Gudnason) get caught in a web of criminals and corruption.
  • Overlord (starring Jovan Adepo, Wyatt Russell, Mathilde Ollivier) – horror; American paratroopers discover secret Nazi experiments during World War II.

Star

Delta Lea Goodrem


  • Born on 9th November 1984 in Sydney, Australia.
  • Has a younger brother, Trent, who is an Australian rules football player.
  • Parents are divorced.
  • Was named after Joe Cocker’s song ‘Delta Lady’.
  • Rose to prominence in 2002 for her role on the Australian soap opera Neighbours.
  • Released her debut album, Innocent Eyes, in 2003. Has since released four more albums: Mistaken Identity (2004), Delta (2007), Child of the Universe (2012), and Wings of the Wild (2016).
  • Has been a coach on The Voice Australia since 2012 (except 2014).
  • Battled with cancer in 2004.
  • Was previously in a relationship with Australian tennis player Mark Philippoussis (2004), Irish singer Brian McFadden (2004 – 2011), and American singer Nick Jonas (2011 – 2012).

Awards

2018 MTV Europe Music Awards

Winners:

  • Best Song: Camila Cabello (featuring Young Thug) – ‘Havana’
  • Video: Camila Cabello (featuring Young Thug) – ‘Havana’
  • Artist: Camila Cabello
  • New Artist: Cardi B
  • Pop: Dua Lipa
  • Hip-Hop: Nicki Minaj
  • Rock: 5 Seconds of Summer
  • Alternative: Panic! at the Disco
  • Electronic: Marshmello
  • World Stage: Alessia Cara
  • Look: Nicki Minaj
  • Biggest Fans: BTS
  • Global Icon: Janet Jackson
  • UK Act: Little Mix
  • Canadian Act: Shawn Mendes
  • US Act: Camila Cabello

For the list of nominees and winners, visit mtvema.com/winners

Spotlight

A Star Is Born

Cast: Bradley Cooper, Lady Gaga, Andrew Dice Clay, Dave Chappelle, Sam Elliott

Director: Bradley Cooper

  • Musical romantic drama; an alcoholic musician (Cooper) discovers and falls for a young singer (Gaga).
  • Is the third remake of the 1937 film of the same name.
  • Had an estimated budget of around $40 million; has made nearly $294 million in a month.
  • Has received very positive reviews from critics who praised the acting, direction, and writing.
  • Had been in development since 2011; Clint Eastwood was attached to direct and Beyoncé was set to star. A number of actors – Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Cruise, Christian Bale, Johnny Depp – were approached for the male lead role.
  • Marks Bradley Cooper’s directorial debut.
  • Lukas Nelson, the son of country singer Willie Nelson, helped write several songs for the film. The soundtrack was performed by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper.