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‘Playmobil: The Movie’ among this week’s new releases

STXfilms(NEW YORK) — Opening nationwide on Friday: * Playmobil: The Movie — This animation/live-action film, based on the German toy line stars Gabriel Bateman as Charlie, who gets lost in the animated Playmobil universe.  His sister Marla, played by Anya Taylor-Joy, then has to go on a quest to find him and bring him home.  Along the way, she gets…read more »

New Who: UK rock legends’ first new album in 13 years, ‘WHO,’ arrives today

Interscope RecordsThe Who’s new album, WHO, is out today. The 11-track collection is the band’s first studio effort since 2006’s Endless Wire. WHO was mostly recorded during the spring and summer of 2019 in London and Los Angeles; guitarist/songwriter Pete Townshend co-produced the project with veteran engineer and producer Dave Sardy. The album’s songs find…read more »

Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ soundtrack is the champion of ‘Billboard’ magazine’s 2019 Top Rock Albums chart

Hollywood RecordsQueen is the king of Billboard’s year-end Top Rock Albums chart for 2019. The legendary British rockers took the top two spots on the tally, with their 2018 Bohemian Rhapsody soundtrack finishing at #1 ahead of their 1981 Greatest Hits compilation. Another Queen hits retrospective, Greatest Hits I II & III: The Platinum Collection,…read more »

Rod Stewart scores first-ever number-one album on the classical chart

Rhino/WarnerIt’s nice to know that nearly 50 years into his career on the Billboard charts, Rod Stewart can still set brand-new milestones. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer’s new album, You’re In My Heart, which features rearrangements of his legendary hits with backing from the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, has hit number one on Billboard’s…read more »

“What the hell is ‘gender fluid’?” Billy Dee Williams says he was “misunderstood” in ‘Esquire’ interview

Disney(LOS ANGELES) — (NOTE CONTENT) For the record, Billy Dee Williams is not “gender fluid.” He identifies as a man. A very cute man, he specifies to The Undefeated.  Let’s rewind. Whether it be wooing Diana Ross in Mahogany, trying to sweet talk Princess Leia in The Empire Strikes Back or implying the skirt-dropping properties of Colt .45 malt liquor on TV, Billy Dee has…read more »

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