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Music show: Tony Bennett, Hot 8 Brass Band and Nekfeu

The king of swing and the master of jazz standards is blowing out 90 candles. Music critic Mariam Saab wishes Tony Bennett a happy birthday and takes a look at how he's celebrating.

We also meet the brass ensemble bringing a bit of the Big Easy to the City of Light: France 24’s Richelle Harrison Plesse reports on the New Orleans sensation, the Hot 8 Brass band.

Plus, Kid Cudi impresses Kanye West with a sixth studio album and we check out the French hip-hop artist storming the charts, as Nekfeu ends the year with a triumphant surprise album.

By Mariam SAAB , Olivia SALAZAR WINSPEAR , Richelle HARRISON PLESSE

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2018-06-18 Richelle HARRISON PLESSE

Music show: Chiara Civello, Jay-Z and Beyoncé & Solidays festival

Italian singer-songwriter Chiara Civello - whom Tony Bennett once hailed as the best jazz singer of her generation - has garnered fans all over the world thanks to a sparkling...

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2018-06-15 Eve JACKSON

John Cameron Mitchell on his new film 'How to Talk to Girls at Parties'

American director John Cameron Mitchell, best known for the musical-turned-film "Hedwig and the Angry Inch", was at the Champs-Élysées Film Festival in Paris to present his...

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2018-06-14 François Wibaux

The art of football

As the World Cup kicks off in Russia, FRANCE 24's François Wibaux and Eve Jackson take a look at the beautiful game through art and music.

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2018-06-13 Lisa NESSELSON

Film show: 'Ocean's 8', 'Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story' & 'Hereditary'

From a big-budget, gender-swapping reboot of the Ocean’s franchise, to a documentary about the extraordinary life of a glamorous 20th century screen siren who was also a...

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2018-06-12 Olivia SALAZAR WINSPEAR

Marcel Theroux tackles the subversive side of stories

His latest novel "The Secret Books" makes it clear from the outset: stories are slippery things, subjective takes that have often gone on to constitute the very foundations of...

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