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Susan Boyle: 'My father hit me. He had a temper. And he hurt me'

Susan Boyle: 'My father hit me. He had a temper. And he hurt me' | Interesting Reading to learn English -intermediate - advanced (B1, B2, C1,) | Scoop.it
"............Susan Boyle, 55, came to international attention when she appeared on Britain’s Got Talent in 2009. She was the runner-up – losing out to the dance troupe Diversity – but her first album, released in November of the same year, became the UK’s best-selling debut album of all time.

She has since released a further six albums – selling 20 million of them worldwide – and is said to be worth an estimated £25 million.......

......Susan Boyle is very open about romance and the problems she faces as an Asperger's sufferer. A lot of her memories of family life are fond ones. But towards the end of our conversation the mood changes.......


The video of Susan Boyle on Britain's got talent " subtitled in French

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tyrxTgt4OwA


The Susan Boyle story "I dreamed a dream": 6 videos

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL4C7BD7EE05E21DEC

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Sinead O'Connor's OPEN LETTER TO MILEY CYRUS : 'The Music Business Doesn't Give A S--t About You'

Sinead O'Connor's OPEN LETTER TO MILEY CYRUS : 'The Music Business Doesn't Give A S--t About You' | Interesting Reading to learn English -intermediate - advanced (B1, B2, C1,) | Scoop.it

www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/03/sinead-oconnor-miley-cyrus-music-business-doesnt-give-a_n_4035932.html

 

And also a video:

Following her controversial performance at MTV's Video Music Awards, Miley Cyrus's latest album arrives Tuesday. The Post's pop music critic Chris Richards is thoroughly unimpressed. (The Washington Post)

 

http://www.washingtonpost.com/posttv/video/thefold/miley-cyrus-rebel-without-a-cause/2013/10/04/503678c4-2d39-11e3-b139-029811dbb57f_video.html

 

"Miley Cyrus covers the latest issue of "Rolling Stone," shown topless in a pool with smudged black eye makeup and her omnipresent stuck-out tongue. In her wild interview with the magazine, the 20-year-old Cyrus discusses her headline-making antics, goes skydiving with the reporter conducting the interview, and compares her recent music video for her single "Wrecking Ball" to that of Sinead O'Connor's famed 1990 single, "Nothing Compares 2 U."


This comparison prompted O'Connor to pen an open letter to Cyrus, commenting on her place in the music business, and urging her not to rely on "allowing [herself] to be exploited."

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