“Tribute” in the news

Example collocations

paid tribute
pay tribute
paying tribute
pays tribute
tribute album

Publications and example sentences

The New York Times
· Hana Kimura, Japanese Wrestler and Star of Netflix Series, Dies at 22  
Tributes to Ms. Kimura appeared on social media, including one from the American wrestler Ronda Rousey.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· Mory Kante, Million-Selling African Singer and Bandleader, Dies at 70  
His death brought tributes from fellow musicians like Youssou N’Dour, who called him “a baobab of African culture,” referring to the African trees with massive, gnarled trunks that often survive for centuries.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· 100,000: The Names Behind a Grim Toll  
The front page of Sunday’s New York Times is a meaningful tribute to all who have lost their lives to this unseen enemy.  Copy example sentence
· Best Memorial Day furniture sales and mattress sales 2020  
Memorial Day was officially established in 1967 as a way to pay tribute to U.S. Armed Forces service members — unofficially, its roots go back to the Civil War.  Copy example sentence
The Independent
· Beyoncé’s mother Tina Lawson shares throwback picture of singer wearing a bonnet as a baby  
On Sunday 10 May, Beyoncé paid tribute to her mother on Instagram to mark Mother’s Day in the US.  Copy example sentence
· 10 beautifully weird comedy shows you can stream right now  
What We Do in the Shadows accomplishes the lofty feat of executing a respectable mockumentary while also paying tribute to the long history of the vampire stories.  Copy example sentence
The Age
· Births, deaths, marriages and tributes  
You need to be connected to the internet to view tributes and celebrations.  Copy example sentence
The Independent
· How lockdown has led to the creation of brilliant art, from wry comedy to poignant poetry  
Some small comfort to those who loved Prine’s magnificent, soulful songwriting can be found in the abundance of tribute performances that have spread in the days and weeks since.  Copy example sentence
The Age
· Life can be a cabaret again, as theatres prepare to reopen  
She has cancelled at least 200 acts due to the pandemic restrictions; the last act before a crowd was on March 8 – the Genesis rock tribute act Entangled.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· David Hockney may be a great painter but don’t listen to him on matters of health  
Shortly before it made space for Hockney’s latest tribute to tobacco, the Daily Mail had referred to 5G conspiracy theorists as “coronavirus cranks”; it warned, correctly, that “anti-vaxxers are already peddling bizarre theories about Covid-19 vaccine BEFORE it even exists”.  Copy example sentence