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Rita Ora will be Performing at Trevor Project’s TrevorLIVE NYC Gala

The TrevorLIVE gala will take place June 11 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.

The Trevor Project is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, and the annual gala is sure to be one to remember, with Rita Ora and the cast of Viceland’s My House set to take the stage.

The national organization provides group crisis intervention, suicide prevention services and education to LGBTQ youth under the age of 25.

“I am honored to be performing at this year’s TrevorLIVE gala,” Ora said of her upcoming performance in a statement. “The Trevor Project’s mission is very close to my heart. It is vital that LBGTQ+ youth have the resources and support that The Trevor Project provides. I am thrilled to perform and be a part of such a great night supporting such wonderful work!”

The night will kick off with a special performance by the voguing members of My House, an insider’s guide to the underground queer ballroom scene in New York. “I can say we all came to the ballroom community to find a place where we could express ourselves freely and be loved for the proud LGBTQ+ people that we are,” cast member and ultimate ballroom expert Precious Ebony said in the statement.

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The Sunday Times Style

Rita is on the cover of The Sunday Times Style magazine with interview: the reinvention of Rita Ora. You can read all article at thetimes.co.uk. I added photos from photoshoot to gallery:


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She’s the woman who took Jay-Z to court and fought for the right to control her own career. Christa D’Souza meets Rita Ora, the pop star who’s more than just the party girl you think she is

The Sunday Times’ UK’s richest musicians under 30 2018

he UK’s wealthiest musicians have been revealed as part of The Sunday Times’ Rich List for 2018.

The newspaper’s annual rundown of the richest names in British music has been unveiled, split into two groups: UK’s richest musicians, and UK’s richest musicians under 30.

Rita Ora is among the high climbers among the under 30s; scaling the annual list to the 11th position!

The Sunday Times’ UK’s richest musicians under 30 2018:

1. Adele £140m / £15m
2. Ed Sheeran – £80m / £20m
3. Harry Styles – £50m / £10m
4. Niall Horan -£46m / £6m
5= Liam Payne – £42m / £2m
5= Louis Tomlinson – £42m / £2m
7. Little Mix – £40m / £16m
8. Zayn Malik – £35m No Change
9. Sam Smith – £24m / £4m
10. Jessie J – £18m / £1m
11= Winston Marshall – £16m / £1m
11= Rita Ora – £16m (NE)

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Rita for The Guardian

Rita Ora on breakups and burnout: ‘There were helicopters. I woke up in hospital’ . A legal tangle with Jay-Z couldn’t stop the former child refugee from earning millions as a singer, actor and presenter – but exhaustion did. She discusses how hard it is to have it all, and why she worked with the notorious Terry Richardson


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Rita Ora Talks EMA and Announces Single Release Date On Facebook Live

As she prepares to host the 2017 MTV EMAs, we caught up with Rita Ora to find out about her epic performance plans and she gave us a huge exclusive about her new single!

The ‘Lonely Together’ singer joined Becca Dudley on the London Eye for a Facebook Live catch-up all about the EMAs and she revealed that her brand new single – reportedly titled ‘Anywhere’ – is dropping later this month before she hits the stage on November.

After filming its music video in New York last week, Rita told the TRL hosts she will be performing a new song instead of ‘Your Song’ at the awards show, and it sounds like it’s going to be massive.

The song and its video will both be released on October 20, and the star couldn’t be more excited about it, telling Becca “I’ve never been more proud of anything.”

Considering how many brilliant songs Rita has released in her career we cannot wait to hear the new single if she thinks it’s her best yet!

“This single really represents the urge to break free from anything, which I think is very relevant to what we’ve been through this year as a city and a country.”

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VIDEO: Rita Ora Casually Stepped In As A Guest Host On TRL

British beauty Rita Ora is a true jill-of-all-trades with a multifaceted career in music, modeling, and acting. Today, we had the honor of bringing her on to TRL to co-host with DC Young Fly and Tamara Dhia.

During her guest appearance, Ora made some important announcements about the 24th annual MTV EMAs. (She happens to be hosting the event, no big deal.) Ora also talked about nominations, collaborations, partying with Ed Sheeran, and spreading unity worldwide.

The EMAs are officially going down across the pond at SSE Arena in Ora’s hometown of Wembley on November 12. Get a glimpse of Ora on the show in the video, below and tune into TRL weekdays at 3:30pm ET!

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Rita Ora to Host MTV EMAs

The Kosovo-born singer will emcee the annual music event in her hometown of London on Nov. 12 and also perform. Rita Ora will host and perform at the 24th annual MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) in London, Viacom and MTV announced Wednesday.

“I’m so excited to be hosting this year’s MTV EMAs in my hometown,” said Ora. “I still remember how much fun my first EMAs was in Frankfurt in 2012, when I performed ‘RIP.’ I can’t wait to get back on the stage to host and perform. Worlds will collide on this global stage come Nov. 12, so get ready.”

“It’s huge,” she told The Hollywood Reporter about bringing the event back to the British capital for the first time since its inaugural edition and hosting it at the city’s Wembley Arena. “To have it at Wembley, such an iconic venue with so much history, it is going to be a great night.”

Asked if she expects politics or world affairs to play a role during the show, Ora told THR that after various terror attacks in London this year, she feels it is time to give people some entertainment and relief. “We just really want to focus on what the show is about, which is MTV Europe Music Awards,” she said. “We plan to bring a form of spirit and hope into a music awards show, especially being in London. There are a lot of things that have happened this year, and it’s really important to just be proud of where you are from.”

What can fans expect? “I love to talk,” Ora said, adding there may be “a lot of inappropriate jokes.” She also highlighted that “there are a lot of people who have done so many legendary things [on the EMAs stage], performing and also hosting.”

The awards show will air live across MTV’s TV, social and digital platforms.

The 26-year-old Kosovo-born Ora is a former coach on The Voice UK and The X Factor and has been the main judge and host of America’s Next Top Model this year. She told THR that this experience will help her with her hosting duties.

Ora also said she hopes that the show is “just going to really put another mark in the history books.” She is currently promoting her single “Your Song” and Avicii’s “Lonely Together” featuring Ora, plus she is gearing up for her next single release in October.

First held in London in 1996, the MTV EMAs will emanate from the U.K. for the sixth time. Edinburgh (2003), Liverpool (2008), Belfast (2011) and Glasgow (2014) were the other British host cities.

“Rita is a multi-talented star who’s been an MTV core artist for over half of a decade,” said Bruce Gillmer, head of music and music talent, Global Entertainment Group, Viacom. “She’s the perfect hometown hero to lead the 2017 MTV EMAs, which promises to be the year’s ultimate global music celebration.”

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Avicii Teams Up With Rita Ora On New Banger “Lonely Together”

Avicii’s new EP titled AV?CI has arrived, and it features an explosive dance track with Rita Ora titled “Lonely Together.

It’s a far cry from Rita’s recent release, “Your Song,” off her forthcoming (debatable) album out some time in 2018. This time the pop star sings over the Avicii’s infectious production crafted with Benny Blanco and Cashmere Cat. It’s a summer banger to soak in before the cooler months creep in.

This sound really works for Rita. “Your Song” grew on me, but this is an instant hit right off the bat.

Check it out below:

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INTERVIEW: Tattoo Stories with Rita Ora

Rita Ora has returned with her first single in nearly two years, “Your Song.” The uplifting track, all about being in love, was written by fellow Brit Ed Sheeran and produced by Steve Mac. “Your Song” is the first taste of what’s to come from Rita this year, who last released an album five years ago in 2012 (her debut LP Ora).

During an Instagram live last month, Rita confirmed that her sophomore album is on the way, and that fans can expect its release later this year in the fall. She said, “The album is going to come out in November and it’s going to be major. I’ve been working on it for ages. There’s some amazing people on it and amazing surprises.”

Aside from putting an album together, Rita has been very busy with other projects in TV and film, including her role as Mia Grey in the Fifty Shades of Grey series, her hosting gig on the new music competition show Boy Band, as well as the rebooted America’s Next Top Model, and she was a judge on BBC’s The Voice and The X Factor UK.

Now, Rita is focusing on her music career, and has kicked off this chapter of her career with “Your Song,” which she performed live during a recent visit to iHeartRadio’s studios in New York City. But while at iHeartRadio HQ, the 26-year-old also opened up about her 28 tattoos during an exclusive interview. These are Rita Ora’s Tattoo Stories. Read on below.

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