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Ora wowed in a scrib­bled num­ber wrapped up in a huge bow at Cap­i­tal FM’s Jin­gle Bell Ball. But El­lie Goulding wasn’t to be out­done in the style stakes at O2 in Lon­don last night. Her per­for­mance was a wel­come re­turn for the pint-sized pop star who treated fans to the live debut of new track Close To Me.

East­side singer Halsey got the fes­tive memo in her star-span­gled shirt – but Olly

Murs and Liam Payne let the side down in their plain coats. Across the pond in New

York, red-hot Bebe Rexha armed up cold crowds with a siz­zling set as she strut­ted the stage for Z100’s Jin­gle Ball.

IT’S planet rock’s lat­est and great­est trend – bands cel­e­brat­ing a mile­stone by per­form­ing their debut al­bum in its en­tirety.

This week saw Sur­rey five-piece You Me At Six mark 10 years since the re­lease of Take Off Your Colours, to the de­light of Brix­ton’s 02 Academy.

Their alt-rock sound has evolved into some­thing heav­ier than their pop-punk debut but the stand-out tracks still shine.

Fan favourite Save It For The Bed­room had crowd surfers go­ing wild, while sin­ga­long You’ve Made Your Bed raised the roof.

The set closed with tracks from new al­bum VI, prov­ing the lads have more than enough in their locker to go for an­other 10 years. AF­TER tour­ing the UK, the mu­si­cal in­spired by Take That has fi­nally ar­rived in Lon­don’s West End.

We meet five teens who are brought to­gether by their love for a boy band. But this show is about so much more than pop mu­sic – it’s about am­bi­tions, re­grets, hap­pi­ness and friend­ship.

The five lads who won roles on BBC se­ries Let It Shine pop up at reg­u­lar in­ter­vals to per­form Take That hits. And it’s a re­minder of what a crack­ing back cat­a­logue Gary Bar­low and Co have. The Band is by no means the most pol­ished show around but it’s got heart and is a lot of fun.

It’s on in the West End until Jan­uary 12 be­fore head­ing around the UK again.

Sam

Fen­der who is only the sec­ond

BRITs

Crit­ics’

Choice win­ner from north of Birm­ing­ham since it started in 2008. He told me: “It’s time there was a Welsh and an Ir­ish win­ner.”

THERESA May who has been of­fered a job if she gets fired as PM. Drag leg­end Bianca Del Rio told me: “If May loses her job she can have a place on UK Drag Race with her danc­ing.”

TAKE

That fans af­ter

Rob­bie Wil­liams con­firmed he plans to join

Gary, Mark and Howard at cer­tain shows on their Odyssey tour in 2019. Rob­bie told Magic: “Maybe we can coax Ja­son back.” MI­LEY CYRUS who landed in Lon­don only to learn a lock up con­tain­ing her gui­tars was bro­ken into in Cal­i­for­nia, just weeks af­ter her Mal­ibu man­sion burned down.

DUA

Lipa’s man­tel­piece which is now strain­ing un­der the weight of yet an­other award – the Break­through Artist of the Year which she col­lected at LA’s Va­ri­ety Hit­mak­ers Brunch.

DAL­TON Har­ris who, de­spite win­ning The X Fac­tor, said he wasn’t into par­ty­ing. Well at least he won’t go off the rails like James Arthur or Matt Car­dle.

GE­ORDIE

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