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Singer Jessie J tells BBC News she owes a lot of her early exposure to the MOBO awards. The 26 year-old won best female singer at the award ceremony in London
The handling of a police raid at the home of veteran pop star Sir Cliff Richard is described as inept by the Commons Home Affairs Committee.
A new video game based on the designs of William Morris is launched by Sophia George, the V&A museum's games designer in residence.
One Direction, Ed Sheeran and Coldplay are among the acts confirmed to perform at the inaugural BBC Music Awards on 11 December.
Grayson Perry captures the state of the UK
Meet the artist who has been blind for 25 years
A new art gallery showing major works of art from Spain's "golden age" is to open in a former bank in Bishop Auckland, north-east England.
The US returns about 20 ancient Peruvian artefacts - some more than 1,800 years old - that had been looted from pre-Columbian graves.
British actress Keira Knightley is to make her Broadway debut next year in Therese Raquin, a stage version of Emile Zola's classic novel.
TV star Miranda Hart announces there will be no more episodes of her hit BBC sitcom after this Christmas.
David Walliams' Awful Auntie has become the best selling children's fiction title of the year just four weeks after going on sale.
Alan Partridge star Steve Coogan is cast in a US TV series that was to have starred the late actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.
The life and career of Alvin Stardust
A formal police complaint has been made by Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan after online rape threats were made against their daughter, the TV presenters say.
Singer Alvin Stardust, best known for his hit My Coo Ca Choo, dies aged 72 after recently being diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer.
This year's Mobo awards, which saw Sam Smith pick up four trophies, was described by viewers as a "shambles".
The prize money for the TS Eliot Prize has been increased to £20,000 to mark the 50th anniversary of the poet's death in January 2015.
According to the boy band's company accounts, One Direction earned more than £49m in 2013 in the UK - or £94 every minute.
Police in London are appealing for help to trace stolen murals by an artist known as "the female Banksy", estimated to be worth at least £20,000.
BBC Radio 6 Music has won record audience figures, reaching almost two million listeners over the past three months, according to Rajar.