News | Entertainment
24 Apr 2018 10:41
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Entertainment

    Zara Larsson suffers from sleep paralysis

    The 'Lush Life' hitmaker suffers from the condition - which means she struggles to move when she wakes up - and admits it is "scary [and] weird".


    She told the BBC: "Oh my God, it's scary! Basically, you wake up and you literally cannot move. Your brain is active, but your body is not yet awake.

    "It's weird. It lasts half a minute maybe - but it kind of feels like you're trapped there for half an hour. I get it a lot when I'm stressed out, or when I have a lot of things going on."

    Meanwhile, Zara previously admitted she thinks female pop stars can "never win".

    She said: "Just those typical 'bad' ones, 'bad girls' doing 'bad things' when an equal number of men are doing the same things. Look at all those rock stars from way back!

    "Female pop stars can never win, especially when it comes to being sexy, or not sexy, and whether you are owning this, or being owned. You know, looking at Beyoncé, she is owning her sexuality, especially in Lemonade. But it's also like when she and Jay Z are performing together, why aren't you in a bathing suit, Jay?"

    And the blonde beauty insisted Taylor Swift isn't opinionated enough.

    She said: "I think it's lame to hate on Taylor. I saw people hating on her for talking about the Women's March and not going. I feel like, yeah, totally, that sucks - you've got to put your money where your mouth is. But it's not really a problem to me.

    "Women are being raped, beaten up, killed. LGBTQ people are being killed for loving who they want to love. And Muslims can't get into America because they're Muslims. There are so many problems going on in the world. Is it really worth focusing on Taylor Swift and if she's a real feminist or not?

    "I would like her feminism to be a little bit more inclusive - more intersectional. Because she does have a lot of followers and can make a difference. She's being very nice on every subject, because I feel like she doesn't want to step on anyone's toes.

    "She could have Trump supporters who are her fans, and maybe she doesn't want to offend them. She's like, 'Yeah, feminism!' but then does it actually say anything, maybe? As long as her intentions are good."

    © 2018 Bang Showbiz, NZCity


     Other Entertainment News
     24 Apr: Kylie Minogue believes she was “deluded” into thinking that her relationship with Joshua Sasse would work out
     24 Apr: Avicii’s body is to be flown home to Sweden this week
     24 Apr: Angelina Jolie’s nine-year-old son Knox is learning to fly a plane
     24 Apr: Amy Schumer has urged people to “love” themselves
     24 Apr: Channing Tatum reportedly “misses” Jenna Dewan
     24 Apr: Michael J. Fox is "feeling great" after undergoing spinal surgery
     24 Apr: Charlize Theron is thinking about dating again
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    NZ Rugby calls discrimination the enemy More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    NZ dollar falls to three month low More...



     Today's News

    Sports:
    King out in Egypt squash second round 10:26

    Entertainment:
    Kylie Minogue believes she was “deluded” into thinking that her relationship with Joshua Sasse would work out 10:23

    Hamilton:
    Why the Royal baby might be named Arthur or Albert (and certainly won't be Rocco or Cruz) 10:16

    Accident and Emergency:
    Australian woman safe after getting lost 10:06

    Entertainment:
    Avicii’s body is to be flown home to Sweden this week 9:53

    Rugby:
    NZ Rugby calls discrimination the enemy 9:36

    Business:
    NZ dollar falls to three month low 9:26

    Entertainment:
    Angelina Jolie’s nine-year-old son Knox is learning to fly a plane 9:23

    Entertainment:
    Amy Schumer has urged people to “love” themselves 8:53

    Entertainment:
    Channing Tatum reportedly “misses” Jenna Dewan 8:23


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2018 New Zealand City Ltd