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S Club 7 Join Atomic Kitten For Nostalgia Tour Down Under

The two hit girlbands dominated the charts in the 2000s, with S Club 7 famous for tracks like Reach and Don't Stop Movin' while Atomic Kitten had hits including Whole Again. Both groups are scheduled...

Bucks Fizz Stars Come Together To Save 'Brexit' Gig

BpopLive, which is endorsed by members of the Leave.EU campaign who want British politicians to pull the country out of the European Union, originally featured drum and bass act Sigma and UK garage...

Alesha Dixon Is The Latest Star To Pull Out Of British Political Gig

Dixon and boy bands 5IVE and East 17 were booked to appear at the festival organised by campaigners voting for Britain to quit the European Union, but the acts' handlers claim they've only...

Alesha Dixon, East 17 And 5ive Pull Out Of 'Brexit Gig'

‘Britain’s Got Talent’ judge Alesha Dixon and boybands 5ive and East 17 are pulling out of an upcoming “Brexit gig” organised by the campaign to vote to leave the European Union, with ‘70s star Rose...

Brian Harvey: 'I Almost Took My Life Last Month'

In a new radio interview about mental health, the Stay Another Day singer tells Labour MP Simon Danczuk he stormed out of a London hospital, determined to end his life. The 40...

Slade Earn Over £500k In Christmas Royalties

Slade frontman Noddy Holder has earned over £500,000 in royalties for his festive hit 'Merry Christmas Everybody'.The band's 1973 single 'Merry Christmas Everybody' has become a firm favourite during the festive season and is set...

The Big Reunion Set For A Big Comeback – S Club 7 And East 17 Rumoured

The Big Reunion provided quality viewing when it was first broadcast, pulling in 1 million viewers per episode, so ITV have decided it’s time for more. Get ready for some past-it bands to be given...

East 17 Postpone Comeback Tour To Record Album

British pop stars East 17 have postponed their comeback tour to allow themselves extra time to complete their new tracks.The House of Love hitmakers achieved huge success in the 1990s before splitting in 1999. They...

East 17 Regroup Without Frontman Brian Harvey

British boyband East 17 are hitting the road for a reunion tour again, but have hired a replacement for frontman Brian Harvey after accusing the singer of "destroying" the group's comeback.The House of Love hitmakers...

Prince Harry Posts Royal Wedding Video On Facebook

Prince Harry, the best-man at tomorrow's Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, has posted a spoof video of the highly anticipated event on his Facebook page. Prince Harry shared the three minute video...

Plan B's Boyband Break

Plan B started off his musical career writing for a boyband. The soul and hip hop star started in music aged 11 when he wrote a song for his friends after they formed a band...

Robbie Williams' Dance Fear

Robbie Williams will only return to Take That if he doesn't have to dance.The 35-year-old musician - who was once dubbed 'The Fat Dancer' by Noel Gallagher -is keen to take to the stage with...

Mortimer Wrote Song With Reggie Kray

Former EAST 17 songwriter TONY MORTIMER has recorded a bizarre track he wrote with late British gangster REGGIE KRAY.The pair met ten years ago and became friends. Mortimer was a pallbearer at the Kray twin's...

East 17 Star Returns For Solo Tour

Former EAST 17 star TONY MORTIMER is making a comeback - without his former bandmates. Three years after the British 1990s boyband's much heralded comeback tour ended with a bust-up, parting ways again after just one...

Mortimer To Cover Take That?

Tony Mortimer has claimed that he may cover TAKE THAT songs when he launches his solo career.Mortimer was the former singer of boyband EAST 17, who were fierce rivals of TAKE THAT during each of...

By on 13 February 2009

Harvey Banned From Driving

EAST 17 star BRIAN HARVEY has been banned from driving - after he was found guilty of a speeding offence. The British singer was found by police officers to be travelling over 138 miles per...

East 17 Reunion To Be Screened

A documentary charting the efforts of former boy band East 17 to re-find fame is to be screened later this month.East 17The Reunion will follow the progress of Tony Mortimer and his past band mates...

By on 17 May 2007

Bbc Rubbish Eurovision 'Cheating' Reports

LATEST: The BBC have dismissed reports the UK's Eurovision Song Contest entry SCOOCH cheated to win the chance to represent the country in a televised contest on Saturday (17MAR07), insisting all of the group's vocals...

Justin Hawkins And Brian Harvey Slam Scooch

The UK's entrants for the Eurovision song contest, Scooch, have been accused of cheating the public in order to make their way to the finals of the continent's music competition.Controversy had already settled on the...

By on 20 March 2007

Harvey Accuses Eurovision Act Of Miming

Former EAST 17 singer BRIAN HARVEY has accused the UK's Eurovision Song Contest entry SCOOCH of cheating to win the chance to take part in the event. A number of acts including Scooch, Harvey, BIG...

Hawkins In Strop After Eurovision Loss

Former DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS was so devastated he was not chosen to represent the UK in this year's (07) Eurovision Song Contest, he stormed off and snubbed his fellow contestants at the afterparty for...

Scooch Beat Hawkins And Harvey To Represent UK

British pop group SCOOCH have beaten former DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS and ex-EAST 17 singer BRIAN HARVEY to represent the UK at this year's (07) Eurovision Song Contest. The foursome, who briefly appeared in the...

Hawkins Believes In A Thing Called Eurovision

Former Darkness singer Justin Hawkins is leading the race to be Britain's next entry to the Eurovision song contest.The glam-rocker is the bookies' top tip to win tonight's public poll with They Don't Make 'Em...

By on 17 March 2007

East 17 Stars In Punch Up

Eurovision hopeful BRIAN HARVEY was shocked when his feud with EAST 17 bandmate TONY MORTIMER erupted into a fist fight last year (06). Harvey and Mortimer have had a tumultuous history together since the band...

Harvey: 'Eurovision Will Be Easy'

Former EAST 17 singer BRIAN HARVEY is convinced competing at the 2007 Eurovision Song Contest will be easy, compared to the traumatic events he has already lived through. The STAY singer - who hit the...

Harvey Still Hoping For East 17 Reunion

Eurovision hopeful BRIAN HARVEY is still pining for a reunion with his former EAST 17 bandmates - despite a failed attempt to reform last year (06) The STAY singer - who is competing to become...

Hawkins: 'I'm Open To Eurovision Ridicule'

Former THE DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS accepts he is exposing himself to ridicule in front of a TV audience of 300 million by entering the Eurovision Song Contest. Hawkins, who quit the band last year...

Hawkins Aims For Eurovision

Former THE DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS is one of six acts competing to represent the UK at the Eurovision Song Contest later this year (07). Hawkins, who quit the British rockers last year (06) after...

Former Darkness Frontman Aims For Eurovision

Justin Hawkins, former frontman of The Darkness, is one of six artists and groups who will battle it out to represent the UK at this year's Eurovision Song Contest.Once used to number one success, Hawkins...

By on 28 February 2007

Van Halen Join 'Bands Reunited'

DAVID LEE ROTH is getting back behind the microphone with legendary 80s rockers VAN HALEN, in the latest reunion tour to tempt fans to part with their cash once again.VAN HALEN join a growing list...

By on 29 January 2007

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