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Keeping classical cool: Oldest US arts group turns 200
BOSTON — Before Beyonce, there were the Beatles. Before the Beatles, there was Brahms. And before Brahms was even born, there was the Handel & Haydn Society.
Designer to the stars dresses disabled catwalk in Milan
From outfits for Lady Gaga and Beyonce to disabled fashion: Antonio Urzi, a long-time collaborator with Armani, is trying to revolutionise Milan fashion week with creations designed for amputees. Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna and Britney Spears have all worn his masterpieces, but Urzi's latest face is hunky British amputee Jack Eyers, the star of a radically different catwalk show which mixes able-bodied and disabled models. Now 25, the personal trainer-turned-model has got two years of work in the fashion industry under his belt, and is clearly thrilled to be in Milan, sporting a large silver suit-of-armour type outfit designed especially for him.
Kanye West finally hears Grammy winner Beck, likes it
Almost two weeks after blasting Grammy winner Beck, rapper Kanye West said that he finally has heard his album -- and liked it. The outspoken rapper nearly rushed onto stage at the Grammys when Album of the Year went to Beck's "Morning Phase" and afterward said that the alternative rock icon should "respect artistry" and give his prize to fellow nominee Beyonce. Asked Friday about the criticism he faced over his behavior, West said: "I deserved it, man.