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Madonna 'Plans Massive Malawi Fundraiser'

MADONNA is following in the footsteps of BOB GELDOF by planning a LIVE AID-style global fundraiser to benefit Malawi, according to reports.The pop superstar, who has adopted two children from the impoverished nation, has poured...

Geldof Handed Honorary Degree

British rocker BOB GELDOF has followed in the footsteps of ORLANDO BLOOM by accepting an honorary degree from a university in England for his contribution to culture.The former Boomtown Rats star donned a traditional cap...

Tv Bosses Planning Live Aid Movie

BOB GELDOF's triumphant campaign to stage LIVE AID is to be made into a movie to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the historic event.The twin concerts in London and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania were held on 13...

Bob Geldof's Live Aid Worries

Bob Geldof was terrified he wouldn't be able to pull off Live Aid.The singer-and-political activist - who organised the event alongside rocker Midge Ure on July 13 1985 to raise funds for famine relief in...

Goldsmith: 'Live Aid Was Madness, Geldof Drove Me Nuts'

Music mogul HARVEY GOLDSMITH still can't believe he and BOB GELDOF managed to stage the most famous concert in history in just 10 weeks - because it came in the middle of one of his...

Geldof Proud Of Britain's Live Aid Generosity

BOB GELDOF has urged the British public to "be proud" of its charitable efforts in the 25 years since the Live Aid fundraising extravaganza.The former Boomtown Rats frontman helped organise the multi-venue concert on 13...

Peaches Geldof Pierces Nose

Peaches Geldof has had her nose pierced.The socialite - whose father is Bob Geldof - was spotted in Hollywood on Tuesday (29.06.10) buying a ring for her new piercing in her left nostril.Peaches - who...

Geldof's Lengthy Speech 'Ruins Charity Dinner'

BOB GELDOF reportedly took so long to deliver a speech at a charity dinner in Australia, all the meals had to be thrown away.The Boomtown Rats frontman was the star guest at a $855 (£570)-a-head...

Geldof Approves Of Peaches & Roth

BOB GELDOF has given his seal of approval to his daughter PEACHES' new boyfriend, actor/director ELI ROTH - despite the couple's 17 year age gap.The 21-year-old socialite was first linked to Inglourious Basterds star Roth...

Malcolm Mclaren Laid To Rest

Malcolm Mclaren was laid to rest in London today (22.04.10). Mourners including Adam Ant, Primal Scream's Bobby Gillespie, Bob Geldof and artist Dinos Chapman attended a service for the late star, held at St Mary...

Geldof Sued Over Car Crash

BOB GELDOF is facing legal action from a motorcyclist who was injured in a collision with the star's car in 2007.The rocker was involved in an accident in London three years ago, when his vehicle...

Peaches Geldof Dropped By Ultimo

Peaches Geldof has been sacked by underwear range Ultimo. The 21-year-old blonde star - the daughter of Sir Bob Geldof - has been dropped by the company after naked pictures of her were posted on...

Geldof Demands Bbc Dismissals

BOB GELDOF has called for three BBC World Service employees to be fired over a report alleging money raised by his Live Aid concerts was spent on weapons for Ethiopia's rebel army.The ex Boomtown Rats...

Geldof To File Complaint Against Bbc

BOB GELDOF is set to file an official complaint against BBC bosses over a report alleging money raised by the rocker's 1985 Live Aid concerts was spent on weapons for Ethiopia's rebel army.The former Boomtown...

Geldof Live Aid Weapons Claims

BOB GELDOF has furiously denied allegations from a former rebel commander in Ethiopia, who claimed money raised from the rocker's 1985 Live Aid concerts was used to buy weapons instead of food.The ex Boomtown Rats...

Geldof Lusts After Zinner

BOB GELDOF's daughter PEACHES has set her sights on a new rock star boyfriend - YEAH YEAH YEAHS guitarist NICK ZINNER.The socialite married American musician Max Drummey in Las Vegas in 2008, but the relationship...

Johnson Hits Out At Giving Geldof

AC DC frontman BRIAN JOHNSON has taken aim at Live Aid hero BOB GELDOF for publicising his tireless charity work.The heavy rocker, who himself supports a number of organisations, insists philanthropy isn't something celebrities should...

Geldof's Joy At Avatar Profits

The runaway success of box office blockbuster AVATAR has swelled BOB GELDOF's bank account - he's reportedly set to make $80,000 (£50,000) from the hit movie.The former Boomtown Rats rocker is one of several stars...

Geldof Delighted With Avatar Windfall

BOB GELDOF is celebrating a successful investment after pouring money into global blockbuster AVATAR - the rocker is set to make a massive profit from his initial payment.The musician is one of a number of...

Peaches' Passport Dilemma

SIR BOB GELDOF's wild-child daughter PEACHES has a lot to 'tweet' about after a good Samaritan found her passport and alerted the star via micro-blogging site Twitter.The socialite was preparing to apply for a new...

Geldof's Daughter Eyeing Music Career

BOB GELDOF's daughter PIXIE is hoping to follow in her father's footsteps - she's preparing to launch a music career.The 19 year old has secretly been working on tracks in the studio and the tunes...

Pixie Geldof Plans Music Career

Pixie Geldof is releasing a single in 2010. The 19-year-old model is said to have a "great vibe" by hotly-tipped singer Daisy Dares You, who regularly rehearses with the aspiring star.Daisy Dares You, otherwise known...

Geldof Sparks Outrage With Gun Pose

BOB GELDOF's wildchild daughter PEACHES has caused outrage by posing for a picture holding a gun at her friend's head and posting it on the internet.The socialite aimed the replica pistol at her pal A.J....

Westlife Still Sour Over Geldof Snub

Irish band WESTLIFE are still fuming after BOB GELDOF snubbed them over 2004's Band Aid II single - because he could have raised more cash for charity if he'd included them.The former Boomtown Rats star...

Peaches Geldof's Food Dreams

Peaches Geldof dreams about bread.The British presenter - who is the daughter of Boomtown Rats singer and political activist Bob Geldof - often finds herself dreaming about running around in search of a loaf when...

Sir Bob Geldof Opens Ethiopian School

SIR BOB GELDOF fought back tears as he visited Ethiopia on a recent trip to open a school funded by the profits of his 2004 BAND AID 20 record.Do They Know It's Christmas? was re-recorded...

Celebrities Eye Global Warming Song

BOB GELDOF and DURAN DURAN are among 55 celebrities planning a version of MIDNIGHT OIL's hit song BEDS ARE BURNING - in a bid to raise awareness of climate change.The track is part of a...

Geldof 'Started Rumour' About Sting's Tantric Sex Sessions

STING's love of marathon tantric sex sessions was a myth created by his rock pal BOB GELDOF.The Police star and and his wife Trudie Styler's spiritual love-making has become something of a music legend over...

Pixie Geldof Catches Guitar Thief

BOB GELDOF's daughter PIXIE reportedly saved a band's guitar from a thief at a club in London on Sunday night (02Jul09).The 19 year old was partying at the Proud Galleries venue after seeing rockers Spindle...

Pixie Geldof Dropped By Modelling Agency

BOB GELDOF's daughter PIXIE has suffered a blow to her burgeoning runway career - she's been dropped by her modelling agency.Pixie Geldof had been signed to Select Model Management since the age of 16, but...

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