Christmas is coming and so are this year's new releases to usher in the festive season. Here's our pick of the bunch.
As the holiday season is fast approaching we thought we'd do a round up of this years new songs that have all been released in time for Christmas. The bin men of Wolverhampton have sadly not made the cut, although we wish them well, and as for Michael Ball and Alfie Boe's cover of 'Mistletoe And Wine', well, we thought we'd spare you that. Instead we've gone for ten of the best current crackers to get you in the mood for Christmas. There are some big hitters, including Liam Payne, Lil Nas X and even Dolly and Miley, putting their individual stamp on this years Christmas list, let's hope one or more of them is just the surprise gift you've been looking for.
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The singer has told how her son Bear is the 'man of her dreams' as she hit new single promotion trail
Unlucky-in-lover singer Cheryl has come out to reveal she's never dating again and that her young son, Bear, is the 'man of her dreams'.
Cheryl's main man is her baby boy, Bear
The 35-year-old single mum has recently split with former X Factor alumni, Liam Payne, who is the father of her one-year-old son.
Continue reading: Cheryl Claims She's Done With Love
The week's music news rounded up.
Liam Payne ANNOUNCES NEW MUSIC
Months after his much-publicised split from Cheryl, pop star Liam Payne has announced details of a new EP, titled First Time, which will be released on August 24th.
A four-track release, First Time contains songs called ‘Home With You’, ‘Depend On It’, ‘Slow’ and its title track featuring French Montana. Payne was also spotted filming a new music video in New York's Central Park this week.
Liam Payne has gone totally cringe in promoting his new music, telling the world that enjoys sex so much that he just has to write songs about it.
Speaking to presenter Gaz Drinkwater on Total Access, in an interview that’s all over the internet already despite not having been broadcast yet, the 24 year old One Direction star revealed some details of his newly announced EP, First Time, out on August 26th. He said he’s so “into” sex that he’s made it the core theme of the new material.
“I like sex… So what better way than to musically express myself as a young man growing up,” Payne said. “I’m into it. I like it. It’s good.”
Continue reading: Liam Payne Overshares His Love For Sex In New Music
The now four-piece band is one of the biggest exports of the X Factor
Picture the scene: it’s 2010 and the X Factor has already been whittling down the weekends to Christmas for five whole years. Winners have come and then most definitely gone. Simon Cowell’s dress sense is no better. But then a Syco Production created boyband stumbled into second place - and One Direction Mania was born.
One Direction were formed eight years ago
Fast forward and what remains of the boys have celebrated their eight year anniversary and got #8YearsOfOneDirection trending.
Continue reading: One Direction Celebrates Eight Years Since Their Formation
The former Girls Aloud singer split with her ex One Direction boyfriend earlier this month
As a former Girls Aloud member and close friend of Cheryl, Kimberley Walsh has been there to support the ups and downs of her rollercoaster love life. Now, shortly after the announcement Cheryl and Liam Payne had ended their two-year relationship, Kimberley has revealed this latest split is "hard".
Cheryl has been surrounded by her friends following her latest split
Speaking on ITV chat show Loose Women, the 36-year-old mother-of-two gave audiences a rare insight in her pal’s love life as she goes through a break-up with the father of her young son, Bear.
Continue reading: Cheryl's Pals Reveal Her Split From Liam Payne Is "Hard"
They finally reveal that their romance has come to an end.
It's been rumoured to be on the way for ages, but Cheryl Tweedy and Liam Payne have finally announced that they are going their separate ways after a two year relationship. They plan to work their way through this difficult time together as they continue to co-parent their young son.
Cheryl and Liam Payne at the Brit Awards
According to reports, the 35-year-old 'X Factor' judge split from the 24-year-old One Direction star around two weeks ago, but it was only yesterday (July 1st 2018) that the pair announced their break-up to the public over social media.
Continue reading: Liam Payne And Cheryl Have Ended Their Relationship
The singer revealed she did the "bare minimum" on her beauty regime after her son was born
Pop star Cheryl has revealed very little about the young son she shares with fellow singer, Liam Payne, but the former Girls Aloud star keeps teasing her fans with little snippets of detail about her owm life with the baby boy. Now the 34-year-old mum-of-one has told fans about her make-up routine after the youngster was born - or lack thereof.
Cheryl has revealed she had no beauty routine after the birth of her baby boy, Bear
Speaking frankly to the Sunday Mirror’s Notebook magazine, the Fight for this Love hitmaker said she was doing the "bare minimum" when it came to her beauty regime after Bear’s birth in March 2017.
Continue reading: Cheryl Talks Make Up Routines And Motherhood
The singer spoke out about her home life as speculation continues on the state of her relationship with Liam Payne
Fans are always desperate to catch a whiff of detail about the private life of popstars Cheryl and Liam and now the X Factor judge has given a few snippets of information to keep her fans happy. The mother-of-one has let slip it’s One Directioner Liam who cooks in their household and that she always tries to sleep when her young son, Bear, sleeps in order to get enough rest.
Liam and Cheryl share one-year-old baby Bear
The L’Oreal ambassador - who has recently attended Cannes Film Festival to represent the company - spoke to Glamour magazine and spilled all her secrets.
Continue reading: Cheryl Talks Motherhood And Yoga After Trip To Cannes Film Festival
Payne also spoke about how is son Bear is gradually learning to walk, but can't yet because he's "too massive".
The 24 year old singer was speaking to German teen publication Promiflash this week, when he was asked about whether 1D would ever end their hiatus and get back together.
“You know I think [a reunion] will happen at some point in the distant future,” Payne replied. Okay, well there’s nothing concrete, but at least it's something!
Liam Payne - **Strictly embargoed until 00.01 BST Tuesday 1st September** One Direction today (Tuesday 1st September) premiered the action/1D film, 'Dear World Leaders', a three minute, one-of-a-kind emotive and powerful film composed of hundreds of fan submissions describing the world they want to live in. The film, in support of the action/1D campaign, directly calls on world leaders to listen to the changes they want to see made, to make the world a better place for this generation and the next. Harry Styles said: "We've been overwhelmed by the fans' response to action/1D. They continue to amaze us with their passion and dedication, and this film goes to show how engaged they are in the issues that affect them. It's been inspiring to see and hear what matters to them and the world they want to live in." Niall Horan said: "We've had fans from all over the world tell us what matters to them, from equal rights for all to the eradication of poverty, I really hope world leaders take notice of what we and our fans are saying. Hillary Clinton tweeted us her support of action/1D last month - I'm hoping President Obama watches it next!" One Direction is now calling on the public to share the 'Dear World Leaders' film on social media, alongside the hashtag #action1D. The film will also be broadcast in front of thousands of fans at each of the remaining legs of the band's On The Road Again Tour. One Direction launched the action/1D campaign on 8th July. Since then, nearly 80,000 submissions of photos and videos calling out for change were received from 172 countries. The hashtag #action1D has seen a reach of 2.5 billion so far, and trended worldwide on Twitter for 11 hours following the launch of the project in July. The action/1D campaign is part of action/2015, a global citizens' movement which is united by the idea that 2015 can be the year when the world can set the agenda to end extreme poverty, tackle inequality and climate change - but on - London, United Kingdom - Monday 31st August 2015
Liam Payne , One Direction - 'Good Morning America' Summer Concert Series presents One Direction at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park at Good Morning America, Central Park - New York City, New York, United States - Tuesday 4th August 2015
Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Harry Styles and One Direction - Photographs of a variety of stars as they arrived at the 28th Annual ARIA Awards 2014 at The Star hotel in Sydney, Australia - Wednesday 26th November 2014
Liam Payne - One Direction, 1 Direction, 1D perform on the Main Stage of the Radio 1 Big Weekend in Glasgow - Glasgow, United Kingdom - Friday 23rd May 2014
Date of birth
29th August, 1993
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