Ruth Brown

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Alicia Keys: a key influence on the  young guns of R&B. Photograph:  Robert Mora/Getty Images

Nostalgia is a powerful force. That’s why pop’s harnessing of nostalgia is a habit some of its stars love to indulge in. A surefire sign you’ve crosse(...)

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Few people reading these words will need convincing that all Christmas stockings – children’s or otherwise – should contain at least one book. With (...)