Camila Cabello. Photograph: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images

TRACK OF THE WEEK Havana by Camila Cabello Who knew a mid-tempo song with a trumpet solo could be so damn sexy? Part of it is down to the sultry alto(...)

Lana Del Rey: “Now I’ve relaxed into it.” Photograph: Christopher Polk/Getty Images

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Adele: the only artist to win Grammys for album, record and song of the year twice. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

Adele swept the 59th annual Grammy Awards for her album 25, an enormous hit around the world, in a night that shut out Beyoncé from the major awards a(...)

What’s great about being a girl? Girls “don’t have to look hard or tough”. Transition year students from Mercy Secondary School, Inchicore, Dublin, speaking on the UN International Day of the Girl. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Hard as it is for some of us to believe, there is a whole generation of young women for whom the Spice Girls mean nothing. Sure, some of the girls at(...)

Top of the VMAs nominations: Beyoncé  onstage during The Formation World Tour at the Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California  in May. Photograph:  Kevin Mazur/WireImage

She’s one of the most celebrated performers of the modern era, and on Tuesday Beyoncé earned even more accolades, with 11 nominations in the MTV Vide(...)

Protesters march to show their opposition against what they called ‘Hate Bill 2,’ which they urged lawmakers to repeal as legislators convened for a short session in Raleigh, North Carolina on Monday. Photograph: Marti Maguire/Reuters

Supporters and opponents of a new North Carolina transgender law have been holding competing rallies on the first day of the state’s legislative sessi(...)

 Taylor Swift accepting the award for the Album of the Year onstage during the 58th Annual Grammy music awards in Los Angeles. Photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images

Pop star Taylor Swift has become the first woman to win album of the year twice at the Grammy Awards - and appeared to use the stage to respond to ra(...)

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton gestures as she walks on stage at a Democratic fundraising dinner featuring all three candidates in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photograph: Getty Images

After running as a man last time around, Hillary Clinton is now running as a woman. Matthew Dowd, the former George W Bush strategist who became an(...)

Cher Lloyd: ‘At the end of the day, The X Factor gave me a massive platform. I took it, and I used it’

Presumably, the title Sorry I’m Late isn’t a reference to your questionable punctuality. It’s quite a stressful thing, picking an album title (...)