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Why ultimate badass Miley Cyrus is the rock star we need in 2020

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Miley Cyrus turns 28 next week. How is that possible? She has lived so many lives already. She’s been a Disney star, a pop singer, an actor, she had her rebellion and went a bit wild for a few years, she’s dated models, she was on and off and then married and divorced with a Hemsworth brother, she was in Black Mirror, her seventh studio album, ‘Plastic Hearts’ is out soon and the first track with Dua Lipa drops at midnight (November 19). 28.

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What’s more, she’s been consistently firing out banger after banger and has suggested that the new record will be her rock album. Can you hear that? It’s the sound of your Dad sighing, saying it won’t be as good, that she’s a pop star, and nobody will care. This attitude was summed up last when Cyrus covered some big rockers and the YouTube channel Rock Feed earnestly asked, Miley Cyrus Covers Metallica: True Metal or Cringeworthy?, with the host fretting, “Does she listen to Metallica? Does she listen to Nine Inch Nails?”

Tell your Dad – and that dude – to watch some videos of her live rock covers and then come back to you. Cyrus’ voice is absolutely incredible. It sounds like she might be overdoing it on the Marlborough Lights, sure, but if that’s what makes it sound like that, I’ll light her next one myself.  I fell deep into a YouTube hole listening to her cover Metallica, Led Zeppelin and Blondie, Amy Winehouse and Arctic Monkeys, and I’d encourage you to do the same. Plus, I’m now desperately trying to achieve wet look hair and digging out my long gloves and PVC trousers. She’s very fucking cool.

Think about what comes to mind when we think of a rock star: great voice (tick); iconic video (tick – you’ve all donned a white vest and pants and climbed on a boulder a la 2013’s ‘Wrecking Ball’); vocal about a love of drugs (in the past – tick); exciting love life (tick); the press are faux worried about them (always); and controversial behaviour at an awards ceremony. Well who can forget twerking against Robin Thicke at the MTV VMAs in 2013? (he has not fared well since then). And of course now she’s teetotal. It’s rock star 101!

She’s worked with an envious list of collaborators for Plastic Hearts’, which is partly produced by Mark Ronson, who couldn’t contain his excitement about it when they released the track listing this week, insisting that one song features “one of the most beautiful vocals/melodies I’ve ever recorded”. Joan Jett, Billy Idol, Angel Olsen and Dua Lipa all feature on the record. Cyrus recently released a mash-up of her summer banger ‘Midnight Skyand Steve Nicks’ 1981 classic ‘Edge of Seventeen’ and named it ‘Edge of Midnight’. Nicks, who sings the chorus, told Cyrus, ‘You can borrow from me any time. ’Another collaboration would give the world a reason to be cheerful in 2021.

If that wasn’t enough, when Miley announced she would release an album of Metallica covers, Judas Priest’s Rob Halford came out in support of the project, saying “I can’t wait, – that’s going to be great. She has an extraordinary voice. Like [Lady] Gaga, the voice is everything, and she’s a metalhead, she’s always throwing the horns up. She’s someone I’d love to meet if the stars ever aligned.” Which is all the blessing you ever need, really.

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I have to admit that for years, I thought of Miley as a teeny bopper following the usual path of rebelling against a privileged upbringing (she’s ‘Achy Breaky Heart’ singer Billy Ray Cyrus‘s daughter) in the public eye, who had a bit of talent but was mostly there to make the headlines for the wrong reasons.

Actually, this was just her metamorphosis into the star she is today. She’s stood up for what she believes in when it comes to LGBT issues, herself identifying as pansexual. She explained that her marriage to Liam Hemsworth, a low-key ceremony, came about after their house burned down in the California forest fires made her think, “No one is promised the next day, or the next, so I try to be ‘in the now’ as much as possible. If I ever find myself thinking too far ahead, I acknowledge that anxiety and bring myself back into my body and out of my head.” And in 2020, this quote makes more sense than ever.

Above all of this, the global fame and the talent, the voice, the looks, the mistakes, the circus of it all, you get the feeling that Miley Cyrus would be great to just go and have a pint with – even if she’s on the zero per centers – and see where the night goes, and that’s the most rock’n’roll thing of all.

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Actress Biola Fowosire Breaks down In Tears As Robbers Empty Her Store For The Second Time [VIDEO]

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Nollywood actress, Biola Fowosire has broken down into uncontrollable tears on social media after robbers her shop leaving it empty.

This is the second time Biola Fowosire has been suffered this heart-breaking and soul-taking experience.

In a video shared by Instablog9ja on social media, the Yoruba star could be seen crying bitterly over the wickedness she is being shown as her source of livelihood has been taken away for te umpteenth time.

The video has left many social media user broken and they have empathized with her, however, some have offered to make donations to help her get back on her feet.

Watch the video below;

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Here some reactions below;

@officialtemi_tidoz

Please someone should get her Acct details let us send her something

@dr_show_pikin

So painful to watch. To think this woman has a small charity program that helps old people in her neighbourhood to generate money for thier businesses. May God ease her pain🙏🏽

@tinywale

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People stealing at the wrong places ! Go government house and thief joor , or any of these useless politicians house . Make una nor Dey steal from hard working people Abeg ! Make ogun no kill una ! Sad for her though 😢

@papperchasserking

May the. Water that drop from a mother eyes punish them and they will see no peace in the life

@kunlereal

I really do not pity them when they catch them and do jungle justice.. these guys are ruthless and heartless when performing their atrocities

@mcmikillaf

This is how the victim of yahoo boys cries too. If you frown at this, also frown at yahoo

@itzafoma

Ahhh no nah, do these ppl think??? What if it was your mother?? The sweat and frustration of being a Nigerian, coupled with the struggle to make both hands meet. This is not right!

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A Comfy And Chic Look!!! Nancy Isime Is A Vibe And More In New Stunning Snaps

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NANCY ISIME WHITE SHIRT AND DENIM KOKO TV NG.
It’s a Tuesday and it is never too early to keep things comfy and chic with your wardrobe just like Nollywood actress Nancy Isime is doing with her style today. The stunning personality opted for a chic laidback vibe today and still managed to make a statement with the look.

Nancy Isime Is A Vibe And More In New Stunning Snaps

The actress kept things super chic as she stepped out rocking a classic white shirt while pairing it with denim and white shoes. She ditched her signature blonde low-cut hairstyle and went for a bone straight wig instead. Nancy accessorized with hoop earrings, a black Balenciaga bag, and big dark sunnies. This look is the perfect fit for running errands and also grabbing drinks in a day. She captioned the snaps: ” It’s a good day to go hustle🤑. Have a Super Productive day Fam”
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Nancy Isime Is A Vibe And More In New Stunning Snaps

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Two Feared Dead As Gas Explosion Hits Conference Hotel

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A technician and yet-to-be-identified persons have been confirmed dead in a gas explosion that rocked Conference Hotel, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital reports Instablog9ja.

Two other persons, according to the report, sustained severe injuries and are currently receiving treatment in a hospital. The Hotel Facility Manager, Engr Tunde Osinubi, told newsmen the explosion occurred as a result of a fake gas cylinder used while servicing a revolving door at the hotel.

“A routine maintenance of the Automatic revolving Door at the entrance of the Hotel Reception which involved the use of oxyacetylene gas to weld the door hinges was being carried out.

The Oxyacetylene gas cylinder suddenly exploded, killing the technician and one other person yet to be identified. I suspect that the gas cylinder purchased at the open market may be fake and unable to withstand gas pressure,” Osinubi said in a statement.

In other news, a Nigerian man has emitted different layers of goals on social media after he revealed how he was denied a visa twice to enter the United States of America to further his studies.

Moreover, he was declared mediocre by the consular but his sheer destination has ensured that he has been able to achieve his dreams after he bagged a distinction in his MSc programme from the University of Arkansas, in the United States.

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Sharing his success story, the young man whose name is Babatunji Ogunjobi recounted how he had applied for a student visa 15 years ago and got denied twice by the consular on the grounds that he was a mediocre.

Presently, Babatunji has secured 3 scholarships, 4 awards and has landed a job at tech giant Microsoft.

SOURCE: www.Ghgossip.com

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