Sulli, K-pop star and actor, found dead aged 25

The singer and actor, who was the victim of online bullying, had severe depression, according to police The Sulli: Goblin video Sulli was a relatively controversial figure in the conservative Korean entertainment industry. At times she did not wear a bra, a stance that won her approval and opprobrium. Going braless is ones freedom, she April jo@samaritans.org. In the US, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is www.befrienders.org.

Art Neville, New Orleans funk star, dies aged 81

Keyboardist and singer behind the Meters and the Neville Brothers hailed as an icon by Louisiana governor John Edwards Art Neville, one of the most celebrated funk musicians in the US, has died aged 81. His manager, Kent Sorrell, confirmed that the keyboardist and vocalist passed away peacefully this morning at home, with his adoring wife, Lorraine, by his side. No cause of death has been given, but his health had declined in recent years. He had suffered a stroke as well as complications from back surgery in 2001. Born in 1937, Neville grew up in New Orleans. His career began in the mid-50s when he joined the band the Hawketts, which he went on to front. Their song Mardi …

Kate Nash: ’40-year-old men were hanging out with me, happy to profit, not concerned about my health’

Overnight fame in the late-noughties led Nash to a nervous breakdown and bankruptcy. Now, with a documentary capturing that harrowing time and a new career as an actor, she talks about the dangers young musicians face Late in 2017, an Foundations and went on to win best British female at the Brits. The article explained: She was the cute vintage-dress-wearing girl we all wanted to be back in 2007. Presumably these days shes wearing baggy jumpers and DMs, but who knows? The article touched a nerve with Nash. Not long before it was published, she had been having a teeth-gnashing, snot-in-the-hair breakdown in Death Valley, California. Dropped by her label, in dispute with her manager, she was left bankrupt, broken, …