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Slow Ticket Sales Hamper Michael's Final Gig

GEORGE MICHAEL's final concert in the United Arab Emirates was hit by slow ticket sales, with organisers reportedly giving away many of the seats for free. The pop star is said to have signed a...

X Factor Charity Single Expected To Smash Sales Record

The X Factor finalists' charity rendition of Hero is likely to become the fastest-selling single of the year, reports claim.Proceeds from the final 12's cover of Mariah Carey's song go to the Help for Heroes...

By on 28 October 2008

Michael's $1.7 Million Arabian Gig

Pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has reportedly signed a $1.7 million (GBP1 million) deal to perform at a lavish Abu Dhabi hotel next month (Nov08) - despite recently staging a series of "retirement" shows. The singer...

Michael 'Dropped From Brit Awards'

Shamed pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has reportedly been dropped from next year's (09) Brit Awards following his recent arrest for drug possession. The troubled singer was allegedly lined up to receive the Outstanding Contribution to...

George Michael Flies Out Of U.k.

Shamed pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has flown out of the U.K. in a bid to avoid the media following his weekend drugs bust. The Careless Whisper hitmaker was arrested by police in the Hampstead Heath...

George Michael Sorry For 'Screwing Up Again' After Arrest

George Michael has apologised after being cautioned in a public toilet for drug possession.The singer was arrested on Friday been found loitering in underground toilets in Hampstead Heath, north London and cautioned for the possession...

By on 22 September 2008

Michael Apologises Over Drug Arrest

LATEST: Pop singer GEORGE MICHAEL has apologised to fans after he was arrested and cautioned for possession of drugs. The Careless Whisper hitmaker was detained on Friday (19Sep08) in the Hampstead Heath area of north...

Michael Arrested Over Drug Possession

Pop singer GEORGE MICHAEL has been arrested after police caught him in possession of drugs. The Careless Whisper hitmaker was detained on Friday (19Sep08) in the Hampstead Heath area of north London, close to his...

George Michael Arrested In Public Toilets Over Drugs

George Michael has been arrested in public toilets suspected of possessing drugs.Reports claim the singer was arrested after he was seen loitering in underground toilets in Hampstead Heath, north London, on Friday.When police officers arrived...

By on 21 September 2008

Michael Arrested Over Drug Possession

Pop singer GEORGE MICHAEL has been arrested after police caught him in possession of drugs. The Careless Whisper hitmaker was detained on Friday (19Sep08) in the Hampstead Heath area of north London, close to his...

Degeneres Turned Down Michael And Timberlake Wedding Song Offers

Newlyweds ELLEN DeGENERES and PORTIA DE ROSSI turned down offers from GEORGE MICHAEL and JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE to sing at their summer (08) wedding in favour of a little known singer. The pop superstars both offered...

Michael Announces Christmas Comeback

Pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has announced he will release a new single at Christmas (08) - despite staging a series of "retirement" shows. The singer performed at London's Earl Court on Sunday (24Aug08) and will...

George Michael Ending Live Career

George Michael will perform another of his final gigs ever at Earl's Court tonight.The Jesus To A Child star is wowing fans with one of the most drawn-out series of farewell shows ever as he...

By on 25 August 2008

Furious Festivalgoers Complain After Ticket "Rip-off"

A ticket scam left hundreds of music fans attempting to attend last weekend's V festival out of pocket after passes to the events failed to arrive.Between 400 and 800 people were unable to enter the...

By on 20 August 2008

Stars Donate Glasses To Charity Auction

MICHAEL CAINE and GEORGE MICHAEL are amongst a host of celebrities donating their glasses to a charity auction. Other stars including Ewan MCGregor and Harry Potter actor Robbie Coltrane are giving their spectacles to the...

Michael Denies Wham! Reunion Plans

LATEST: Pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has dismissed reports he is set to reunite with former WHAM! bandmate ANDREW RIDGELEY for two concerts in London next month (Aug08). The pair was rumoured to be teaming up...

Michael Forced To Wait For Sting And Springsteen

GEORGE MICHAEL was forced to delay his flight to Boston, Massachusetts by one hour on Sunday (27Jul08) - because rockers STING and BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN were given priority by air traffic controllers. The Fast Love hitmaker,...

Michael To Reunite Wham! For London Concerts?

Pop star GEORGE MICHAEL will reportedly team up with former WHAM! bandmate ANDREW RIDGELEY for two concerts in London next month (Aug08). The alleged reunion will be for the singer's retirement shows - dubbed The...

Michael: 'Kids Would Make Me Miserable'

GEORGE MICHAEL has dismissed rumours he is planning to start a family with long-term partner KENNY GOSS - insisting children would make him "miserable". The former Wham! singer admits he considered having children in his...

Michael: 'Women Ignore I'm Gay'

Pop star GEORGE MICHAEL credits female fans with his success as a worldwide sex symbol - because they refuse to accept he's a gay man. The 45-year-old singer was forced to declare his sexual preference...

Michael: 'Drug-related Arrests Saved My Career'

Pop star GEORGE MICHAEL credits his two drug arrests in 2006 with rescuing his music career. The 45-year-old star was arrested in two separate instances in February and October 2006 for drug possession. On both...

Michael: 'Sex Arrest Was Deliberate'

Pop star GEORGE MICHAEL was relieved to be caught propositioning a cop in a Los Angeles public bathroom - because it forced him to finally reveal he was gay. Ten years on from his infamous...

Michael Applies For Garden Go-ahead

Pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has applied to a North London council for permission to redesign his garden. The Faith hitmaker owns a luxurious home in Finchley and wants to change the layout of the outdoor...

George Michael Wows Without His Pants

GEORGE MICHAEL stunned fans who caught his first U.S. concert in 17 years on Tuesday (17Jun08) - by going commando onstage. Eagle-eyed gig goers who caught the Faith singer's San Diego, California show were treated...

Michael Thrilled About Same-sex Marriages

GEORGE MICHAEL has launched the U.S. leg of his final world tour by congratulating lawmakers for legalising gay marriage in California. The openly gay British pop star performed in San Diego, California on Tuesday (17Jun08)...

Michael: 'Government Uses My Life To Cover Up Real Stories'

GEORGE MICHAEL suspects high-powered politicians use his and BRITNEY SPEARS' private lives to keep the "real news" off the front of the world's top newspapers. The pop superstar claims he hits the headlines in his...

Michael Giving Up Touring Because Of Age

LATEST: Singer GEORGE MICHAEL has confirmed he is to retire from touring - because he feels too old to be a pop star. The Fast Love hitmaker, 44, is set to take his 25 Live...

Michael Hints At Pop Retirement

Pop superstar GEORGE MICHAEL has fuelled reports he is to quit touring for good once he completes his summer tour dates - he's named the last couple of London concerts The Final Two. The Fast...

Michael Casts Doubt On Wham! Film

A big-screen movie about 1980s hitmakers WHAM! has been thrown into doubt after former frontman GEORGE MICHAEL refused to give the project the go ahead. Michael formed one half of the group alongside Andrew Ridgeley...

Michael Calls On Von Teese For New Video

Pop superstar GEORGE MICHAEL has recruited burlesque dancer DITA VON TEESE to star in his new music video. Von Teese will team up with the former Wham! frontman for the promo for an as-yet-unannounced single,...

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