This week, in an act of fannish solidarity with everyone who has been affected by the Manchester bombing, we're adopting a positive, gushing tone, putting all moans to one side and celebrating Great Things in pop music.

The Smash Hits Black Type tea towel is here:

As ever, all of this week's notable tracks are in our rolling Spotify playlist:

Laura's most-listened-to song this week is “Yellow Flicker Beat” by Lorde and Fraser's is “Power” by Little Mix ft. Stormzy.

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