Wednesday, June 19The Voice of London

Tag: 2016

Q&A With Joshua Benjamin – Life As An Unsigned Artist

Celebrity, Entertainment, Music
Reporter: Raynor Fry | Subeditor: Martina Di Gregorio Joshua Benjamin, a 22-year-old musician from a small village in Hertfordshire, who now resides in London, is gifted in singing and playing the piano, guitar and drums, with the piano being his main instrument, describes his sound as alternative R&B. He writes, records and produces all of his own tracks that are noticeably of high quality despite his lack of professional help being an unsigned artist. I asked him a series of questions to understand what it is like to be an aspiring musician in this difficult industry especially when you’re unsigned. Click on the YouTube link below to see the interview.
Best albums of 2016

Best albums of 2016

Celebrity, Entertainment, Music
2016 has been an epic year for music with releases from the biggest names in music. In no particular order here are some of the best releases from the past 12 months. Reporter: Frances Cullen | Sub-editor: Hannah Grafton Kanye West – The Life of Pablo There was always going to be a tonne of hype around this album. The Life of Pablo brought Kanye’s music to a wider audience and Famous was probably one of the most talked about songs this year thanks to all the Taylor Swift drama. Frank Ocean – Blonde Probably the most anticipated album ever. After the immense success of Channel Orange, everybody has been desperate for a follow up and after 4 long years he finally delivered. It’s minimalistic, lo-fi sound demonstrate perfectly his time away from the spotlight and his insecuriti

Top things to do in Barcelona

A little guide for a short break in one of Spain's most beautiful cities. Reporter: Marta Szymborska | Subeditor: Jack Leslie                                   I. Camp Nou The home of FC Barcelona since 1957. II. Segrada Familia This basilica is in the works since 1882 and is set to be completed in 2026. III. Teleferic de Montjuic This cable car is a great experience accompanied by amazing view of the city. IV. Le Stade Olympique Barcelona hosted the Olympic games in 1992. V. Park Guell One of the major works of Antonio Gaudi. VI. Casa Mila Another of Gaudi's works. The modernist building serves as a a cultural centre...

Victoria Secret Fashion Show 2016: The Top 5 Models that Slayed.

Beauty, Fashion
It's been another amazing year for the Victoria's Secret Fashion show with performances by The Weekend, Lady Gaga and Bruno Mars. This year's Angel line up included Adriana Lima, Alessandra Ambrosia, Lily Aldridge, Elsa Hosk, and Jasmine Tookes, but only a few made Voice of London's top 5 models. Reporter: Kat L'Aiguile | Sub-editor: Pinar Djafer Adriana Lima Adriana Lima has rocked the Victoria's Secret runway since 1999 and once again she did not disappoint this year. either. The 35-year-old, with 2 children, looked flawless. With the skin and physique of a 21-year-old, she is literally the ultimate goal in the fashion, beauty and modelling industry. 2. Kendall Jenner 21-year-old Kendall Jenner earned her wings at her second Victoria Secret Fashion Show. Her moth