In this week’s round up of some of the best news brand content from the last seven days, we take a look at the music acts you’ll love this year, the best looks from the first awards ceremony red carpet of 2023 and footage of Monday’s mesmerising meteor sighting
1. Mixing up the mixtape
From TikTok viral hits to rising stars, the i explored 10 artists to keep an eye on this year. The story followed the growth of some of the best new acts and genres in 2023, looking into the inspiration and backgrounds behind each pick.
2. Sniffing out a good deal
The Independent shared a viral video of candle expert baby Sunday on its TikTok channel. Sunday has found fame reviewing high-end candles, giving her seal of approval on which fragrances you should buy this year.
3. Rocking the red carpet
The awards season kicked off on Tuesday with the Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, with the Evening Standard reviewing the best looks from the night.
Hosted by comedian Jerrod Carmichael, the 80th annual ceremony saw pastel tones, large ruffles, sequins and experimental tuxedos taking place on the first major red carpet of the year.
4. The robotic arm of the law
Is this the year AI takes silk? In February, an artificial intelligence device is set to go to court for the first time to defend a speeding ticket, Metro reported this week.
5. Mesmerising meteors
Finally, a large meteor was seen shooting through the night sky over the UK on Monday, exciting watchers across the country. Aptly, the Daily Star shared footage of the rare moment captured on a smart doorbell camera.