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Fatboy Thanks Mccartney For Counselling

FATBOY SLIM has hailed SIR PAUL McCARTNEY's counselling skills after the former BEATLE supported him during his marriage troubles. The RIGHT HERE RIGHT NOW hitmaker temporarily split with his radio presenter wife ZOE BALL...

Fatboy's Meat Confession

British dance star FATBOY SLIM has a guilty confession - he once fed meat to SIR PAUL McCARTNEY's vegetarian dog. The PRAISE YOU hitmaker, real name NORMAN COOK, lives just doors away from the...

Fatboy Writes Imelda Musical

Dance impresario FATBOY SLIM is collaborating with TALKING HEADS star DAVID BYRNE to create a groundbreaking disco musical about IMELDA MARCOS, the wife of deposed Filipino dictator FERDINAND MARCOS. The PRAISE YOU hitmaker, real...

Dr Moog Dies

Synthesiser pioneer DR ROBERT MOOG has died from brain cancer aged 71 at his North Carolina home. The musical inventor shot to fame when WALTER CARLOS used the Moog synthesiser on his...

Sister Bliss: 'Give Dance A Chance'

FAITHLESS star SISTER BLISS has lashed out at critics who fail to appreciate dance as a respectable genre of music. The British DJ is proud to be queen of clubland - but she wishes...

Fatboy And Ball Renew Their Vows

Dance star FATBOY SLIM and his wife ZOE BALL are renewing their vows in a lavish ceremony in Spain's dance capital Ibiza this August (05). The PRAISE YOU hitmaker and radio presenter have had...

Pitt Heads $475 Million Seaside Redevelopment

Hollywood hunk BRAD PITT is co-heading the ambitious $475 million (GBP250 million) redevelopment of a British seaside town - just months after completing a brief architecture apprenticeship. The OCEAN'S TWELVE star recently studied computer-aided...

Velvet Revolver, Usher + Kanye Pick Up Playboy Prizes

VELVET REVOLVER, KANYE WEST, USHER and RAY CHARLES have more to celebrate after picking up GRAMMYS on Sunday night (13FEB05) - they've all claimed PLAYBOY honours too. Velvet Revolver have claimed the Best Rock...

Fatboy Donates Sofa To Tsunami Victims

Dance superstar FATBOY SLIM is donating his favourite sofa to be auctioned to raise money for victims of the south east Asian tsunami. The DJ and his wife ZOE BALL decided to offer the...

Slim Works Until He Drops

Dance superstar FATBOY SLIM works so hard on each track he records in his home studio, he often falls asleep at his desk. The RIGHT HERE RIGHT NOW star can't bear to leave a...

Fatboy's Vintage Equipment Amazes Pals

Friends of FATBOY SLIM are left amazed when they visit the superstar DJ's home studio, because he hasn't upgraded his equipment in over a decade. The PRAISE YOU star finds comfort in his vintage...

Fatboy Slim's Parenthood Worries

Dance star FATBOY SLIM admits the birth of his son was a major "shock" - because he didn't realise fatherhood was such a challenging job. The YOU'VE COME A LONG WAY, BABY hitmaker -...

Fatboy Sponsors Basketball Team

Dance supremo FATBOY SLIM has signed a one-year deal to sponsor his local English basketball team. The GANGSTER TRIPPIN' hitmaker, whose real name in NORMAN COOK, has given (GBP25,000) to BRITISH LEAGUE champions BRIGHTON...

Fatboy And Wife Team Up

British dance star FATBOY SLIM credits his radio DJ wife with his huge success - because she introduces him to music he wouldn't otherwise hear. The PRAISE YOU superstar insists he and former BBC...

Fatboy Slim Defends Dance Music

DJ supremo FATBOY SLIM has lashed out at media reports which declare 'dance music is dead', insisting the genre is just going through a "fallow patch". The PRAISE YOU star is credited with bringing...

Slim Almost 'Killed' At Woodstock '99

British DJ FATBOY SLIM was almost killed at the WOODSTOCK '99 festival, when his dressing room was burnt down by rioting concert-goers. The RIGHT HERE, RIGHT NOW star was playing at the New York...

Fatboy Slim Robbed By Mafia

Dance supremo FATBOY SLIM was robbed at gunpoint by a vicious Mafia gangster during a recent DJ gig in Naples, Italy. The PRAISE YOU star, real name NORMAN COOK, was rehearsing for a nightclub...

Fatboy Slim Blames Himself For Split Hype

British DJ FATBOY SLIM has taken the blame for the media hype surrounding his public split from his radio presenter wife ZOE BALL last year (03). The RIGHT HERE, RIGHT NOW star - who...

Mcgraw Signs Up As Arena Football Franchise Owner

Country star TIM McGRAW has become the latest musician to sink cash into a sporting team after buying a minority stake in Arena Football team NASHVILLE KATS. The singer will co-own the American football...

Scissor Sisters: British Fans More Committed

Quirky New Yorkers SCISSOR SISTERS love coming to Britain because they find their music is more accepted and they love the reaction they get. The LAURA stars believe that British music lovers are far...

Fatboy Slim Angry Over Blair's Use Of His Song

British dance star FATBOY SLIM has hit out at Prime Minister TONY BLAIR for using one of his songs as the Labour Party theme tune. The DJ, 40, is angry by the government's use...

Fatboy Slim's Gay Revelations

Dance icon FATBOY SLIM has had a sexual experience with another man and is convinced that his young son is gay. The PRAISE YOU star, real name NORMAN COOK, is now happy with his...

Fatboy To Take Band On Tour

Dance music pioneer FATBOY SLIM will for the first time take a live backing band with him on his upcoming PALOOKAVILLE tour, after being so impressed with their performance in a local pub. The...

Fatboy Slams 'Boring' Oscar Party

Dance supremo FATBOY SLIM has named performing at the 2001 VANITY FAIR OSCAR bash his most boring gig. The PRAISE YOU star and radio presenter wife ZOE BALL travelled to Hollywood to provide the...

Fatboy Slim's Private Beach Invaded

Dance music star FATBOY SLIM is regularly visited by naked gay men at his English beach home. The PRAISE YOU star, who lives in Britain's homosexual capital, Brighton, often finds nudist gay men occupying...

Fatboy Slim In Royalties Battle

British dance star FATBOY SLIM is locked in a bitter royalties battle over his 1999 hit track THE ROCKAFELLER SKANK. Slim, real name NORMAN COOK, enjoyed a huge hit with the track, which samples...

Fatboy Slim Renames Soccer Stadium

British dance star FATBOY SLIM will launch his new album with a special event at his favourite soccer team's stadium next month (OCT04). The PRAISE YOU hitmaker will perform his latest work to an...

Fatboy Slim: I Was Hounded

FATBOY SLIM is still traumatised by the horrific treatment he suffered when he and wife ZOE BALL were going through marital problems last year (03). Radio DJ Ball briefly left Cook to be with...

Fatboy Slim: I Was A Late Starter

DJ NORMAN COOK was a late starter when it came to drugs, which made him feel out of touch with the music industry. The former THE HOUSEMARTINS and BEATS INTERNATIONAL musician didn't touch illegal...

Mccartney Told Cook To Flee Gig Scandal

SIR PAUL McCARTNEY told FATBOY SLIM to flee the country after his BIG BEACH BOUTIQUE gig left thousands stranded. The DJ was stunned when 250,000 people flocked to Brighton beach on the south coast...

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