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MIA receives MBE from Prince William: “Today I’m accepting this in honour of my...

Her mother was by her side at the Buckingham Palace ceremony
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Watch M.I.A. sing at ‘Don’t Extradite Assange’ protest event in London

M.I.A. has performed at an event in London protesting the extradition of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. You can watch footage of the moment below. Read...

M.I.A. to sing at ‘Don’t Extradite Assange’ protest event in London this evening

M.I.A. will be performing in London tonight at an event protesting the extradition of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. Read More: ‘Matangi/Maya/MIA’ Film Review – a compelling...
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“I’m honoured to have this honour”: M.I.A. responds to her MBE award

M.I.A. has responded after being awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List for "services to music." Read More: ‘Matangi/Maya/MIA’ Film Review – a...

M.I.A. shares new lo-fi video for previously unreleased song ‘Reload’

M.I.A. has shared a new, low-fi video for a previously unreleased song, 'Reload.' The track was written in 2004 with Elastica's Justine Frischmann, ahead of...

M.I.A says she’s quitting music for now, blaming censorship: “I have to find another...

M.I.A. has said that she is no longer "motivated" to release new music, blaming censorship from the music industry. Following the release of her documentary,...
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M.I.A. opens up about what she learnt from Elastica’s Justine Frischmann

M.I.A. has opened up about the impact Elastica’s Justine Frischmann had on her career when she started out. Speaking at the UK premiere of...
UK festivals 2018

The best sets at UK festivals in 2018, from Childish Gambino to Idles

There might have been no Glastonbury this year, but that didn't mean festival season here in the UK was a disappointment. From first-time events,...
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Bestival day four: M.I.A. wreaks havoc, calling for change in Britain

M.I.A. stands with the people Rapper M.I.A. balances precariously on the top railing of the front barrier at Bestival's main stage, shuffling along as she...