The Palace of Westminster’s flag is currently at half-mast, as is the flag on top of Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey and the Treasury. But who could it all be for? Treasury… Continue reading The post Who warrants a flag at half-mast? King Abdullah or Leon Brittan appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Harkening the likes of Martin Luther King Jr., General George S. Patton, Richard Pryor, Muhammad Ali and even Leon Spinks, San Francisco 49ers Hall of Fame defensive back Ronnie Lott has some advice for new Niners coach Jim Tomsula. “You’ve got to move people,” Lott told KNBR 680 on Friday, referencing MLK and Patton as leaders. Show More Summary
Lorde and Ellie Goulding make separate entrances into the Sunset Marquis Hotel on Wednesday (January 14) in West Hollywood, Calif. The ladies joined a star-studded group of music celebs as they helped celebrate Kings of Leon frontman Caleb Followill‘s birthday. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Lorde Some of the stars spotted at the [...]
Love music and love abandoned sites? Put them together and you have a hauntingly beautiful situation. Here's just some music videos with great settings - "Losing my Religion" REM "Simple Man" Shinedown "Sex On Fire" Kings of Leon "I Would Do Anything For Love" Meatloaf "Memories" Within Temptation "Stay Together For the Kids" Blink 182 Monster" Paramore"
Jared Followill has a total Baywatch moment as he runs on the beach, showing off his amazing shirtless body, last week in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The 27-year-old Kings of Leon bass player was joined by his band mates and brothers – Caleb Followill and Nathan Followill, and cousin, Matthew Followill, on the beach for [...]
Lordeisridiculouslytalentedandsuccessfulforonlybeingseventeen.ShehasalreadywontwoGrammyAwards,andsheisoneoftheyoungestsoloartiststoeverhaveanumber-onesingleonUScharts.Before“Royals,”however,a12-year-oldEllaMarijaLaniYelich-O’ConnorwowedthelistenersofRadioNewZealand...Show More Summary
Lorde has found yet another way to impress and surprise her biggest fans and also some of her most skeptical critics! However, this surprise actually came years before her hit song, Royals, was ever written. Five years ago, when theShow More Summary
If Lorde's superstar status at the age of 17 hasn't totally intimidated you as an adult, this will do it. Proof has surfaced that the singer has been a bona fide rockstar since age 12 The blog Consequence of Sound resurrected audio footage...Show More Summary
What were you doing at 12?
Audio footage of Lorde singing Kings of Leon’s “Use Somebody” at the age of 12 was uploaded to YouTube in October of 2013 but has recently gained thousands of views and a Facebook top trend today. Funny how the internet works, huh? Reminder, Lorde is only 17 years old and has won two Grammys and a […]
12-year-old Lorde was undoubtedly an angel. The then pre-teen New Zealand singer-songwriter covered the 2008 Kings of Leon hit "Use Somebody." It's nothing short of magic. The audio, which Time reports has been around for some time, is beginning to bubble up around the interwebs. Show More Summary
In August of 2009, Lorde - who was still going by her birth name, Ella Yelich-O'Connor - covered "Use Somebody" by Kings of Leon during a visit to Radio New Zealand. Now, audio of a then-12-year-old Lorde's performance has resurfaced on the web. Listen and let us know: which version of "Use Somebody" do you prefer?
At age 17, most people’s proudest accomplishments include a few junior varsity soccer championships or maybe a 5 on the AP World History exam. Lorde’s accomplishments at age 17 include two Grammys and a platinum-certified debut album. If that’s not enough to make you feel unaccomplished, then listen to Lorde’s gorgeous cover of the Kings…
More rare audio from Lorde's early years hits the web.
Sounds like: Sir Sly, Kings of Leon, Local Natives Song: The DuBarrys - Winter Grade What's so good? Yes, The DuBarrys got written up on here last week. But that's okay because their debut EP wasn't out then. It is now. Having listened...Show More Summary
Live shows are supposed to be an experience, an experience which needs to be massive and visually arresting, especially when a band is playing an arena show. That's exactly why Kings of Leon is playing against the backdrop of a newfangled hybrid screen/lighting rig on its Mechanical Bull tour. But it's not the whole reason. Read more...
Julianne Hough rocks a sheer white shirt while attending the Kings of Leon concert at the Hollywood Bowl on Friday (October 3) in Hollywood. The 26-year-old Dancing with the Stars judge was joined at the concert by her BFF Nina Dobrev, who was later spotted making a stop at the Chateau Marmont. PHOTOS: Check out [...]
Thanks for coming tonight new friend! @ashleytisdale @sydneysierota pic.twitter.com/ugmW7zK0kZ — echosmith (@echosmith) October 5, 2014 “Thanks for coming tonight new friend,” Echosmith lead singer, Sydney Sierota tweeted in a picture on the band’s website that showed her with Ashley Tisdale. Show More Summary
Alessandra Ambrosio shows off her toned legs while doing some retail therapy on Friday (October 3) in West Hollywood, Calif. Later in the night, the 33-year-old Brazilian supermodel cozied up to her fiance Jamie Mazur during the Kings of Leon concert at the Hollywood Bowl. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Alessandra Ambrosio “We [...]
Gigi Hadid keeps it trendy in a grey dress while hitting the Kings of Leon concert after party at the Warwick on Friday (October 4) in Hollywood. The 19-year-old supermodel was seen arriving with Joe Jonas, who sat in the backseat with her. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Gigi Hadid “So good to [...]