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Was George Michael Right To Play New Song At Olympics Closer?

George Michael was among the names to see off the Olympic Games in London on Sunday night, and, like groups like The Who, The Spice Girls and The Pet Shop Boys, he was expected to...

George Michael Lashes Out At Olympics Performance Critics

George Michael has angrily blasted critics of his performance at the closing ceremony of the London Olympics on Sunday night (12Aug12), after he was accused of using the event as a platform for self-promotion.The Faith...

George Michael Used Olympics Show To Celebrate Winning Health Battle

George Michael insisted on singing his new track White Light at the Olympics Closing Ceremony on Sunday night (12Aug12) to publicly celebrate winning his pneumonia battle last year (11).The Faith hitmaker was hospitalised in Vienna,...

Olympic Closing Ceremony Will Be The 'Disco After The Marriage'

The Olympic Closing Ceremony promises to be one of the finest spectacles seen, with event organiser Kim Gavin saying that if the opening ceremony was the wedding, tonight's closer will be the "disco after the...

Gary Barlow And The Spice Girls On Hand To Make The Olympic Closing Ceremony A Night To Remember

The Symphony of British Music, the official title of the Olympic Closing Ceremony, is set to end the London Olympics with a massive bang, with artists such as the Spice Girls and Gary Barlow on...

Gary Barlow 'Determined' To Perform At Olympics Closing Ceremony

Gary Barlow is ''determined'' to perform at the Olympics closing ceremony tomorrow night (10.08.12). The Take That singer has endured a tragic week after his daughter Poppy was delivered stillborn on Monday (06.08.12), but he...

Olympics Closing Ceremony: Inside The Secret Rehearsals (Which Feature Madness)

Muse are putting the finishing the touches to their rock odyssey on the stage, George Michael's in the corner doing some vocal warm-ups, Ed Sheeran's at the door trying to convince security he's not just...

Who's Bringing The Music For The Olympics Closing Ceremony?

The closing ceremony for the Olympic Games is, sadly, ever nearer to us, with the past two weeks seeing London bathed in sporting excellence and a spirit that's superseded even the most pro-Olympic fans. However,...

One Direction To Perform At Olympics Closing Ceremony

One Direction are due to perform at Sunday night's London 2012 Olympics Closing Ceremony. 'The X Factor' 2010 contestants have reportedly been given their own moving island for a five-minute cameo in the show.Harry, Zayn,...

George Michael 'Rehearsing Like Crazy' For Olympics Concert

George Michael has confirmed he will play the Olympics closing ceremony 2012. The British pop-star - who cancelled a wave of concerts at the end of last year after falling ill with pneumonia...

Gary Barlow's Baby Tragedy Casts Doubt Over Olympics Performance

Following the tragic loss of his and wife Dawn's fourth child, Take That man Gary Barlow 's appearance at the closing concert of the Olympics Games at Hyde Park in London this week is in...

George Michael Confirms Olympics Comeback Gig

George Michael will make his stage comeback after his brush with death last year (11) by performing at the closing ceremony of the London Olympics.Rumours of the star's involvement in the extravaganza have been rife...

George Michael Nervous About Olympic Performance

George Michael is a ''bit nervous'' about performing at the Olympics closing ceremony.The 'White Light' hitmaker's appearance at the London 2012 spectacle on Sunday (12.08.12) marks his return to the stage following a life-threatening bout...

George Michael Is Proud Of Tracheotomy Scar

George Michael is proud of his tracheotomy scar - because it shows he's lucky to be alive.The 'White Light' singer was hospitalized in Vienna, Austria, last November after being diagnosed with pneumonia and during his...

George Michael Proud To Have Scar After Health Battle

British pop star George Michael has decided against undergoing treatment to disguise a scar he bears from a tracheotomy last year (11) because it reminds him he is "lucky to be alive" after battling pneumonia.The...

Spice Girls To Reunite At Olympics

David Beckham may not have made the Olympic soccer team as he had hoped, but his wife Victoria will make an appearance at the London Olympics with the other four members with the long-ago disbanded...

The Spice Girls For Olympics Show, With Liam Gallagher?

The Spice Girls will reportedly reunite for a performance at the Olympics closing ceremony, after finally convincing Victoria Beckham, according to the UK's Daily Mirror. Sources say the girls will perform a couple of their...

Spice Girls Could Sing At Olympic Closing

The Spice Girls are reportedly planning a comeback for the closing ceremony of the Olympics.Apparently Victoria Beckham, Geri Halliwell, Emma Bunton, Melanie Brown and Melanie Chisholm - are ''95 per cent'' confirmed to perform at...

George Michael: 'Madonna Ignored Me When We Met'

George Michael is baffled by longstanding reports Madonna tried to seduce him when they first met, insisting she actually "ignored" him.The Careless Whisper hitmaker was partying at a Los Angeles nightclub after shooting to fame,...

Adele 'Too Emotional' To Perform Winehouse Cover For George Michael

Adele was "too emotional" to sing one of Amy Winehouse's songs at an Elizabeth Taylor tribute concert, George Michael has revealed. In an interview with Heart 106.2, the singer explained that he had approached Adele...

George Michael Eyes Greatest Hits Musical

George Michael is considering following in the footsteps of Queen, Abba and the Spice Girls by developing a musical based on his biggest hits.The former Wham! singer, who was hospitalised with pneumonia last year (11),...

George Michael Wanted Amy Winehouse Duet

George Michael wrote a song for Amy Winehouse before she died. The 'White Light' hitmaker says he was ''so in awe'' of the 'Rehab' singer's ability and is devastated that he never got around to...

Mad Men, Downton Abbey, And 30 Rock Land Multiple Emmy Nominations

Hit dramas Mad Men and Downton Abbey, and popular U.S. comedy 30 Rock, look set to dominate the 2012 Primetime Emmy Awards after each landing multiple nominations.Mad Men star Jon Hamm will go up against...

George Michael Sides With Church In Gay Marriage Row

George Michael is convinced gay marriage in the U.K. will fail if churches are forced to conduct same-sex unions.Gay couples are currently allowed to have civil partnerships in Britain, but the U.K. government is considering...

Adele Turned Down Amy Winehouse Tribute At George Michael Concert

Adele snubbed the chance to team up with George Michael and pay tribute to Amy Winehouse at a charity show in honour of Dame Elizabeth Taylor last year (11), because she was still coming to...

Madonna Party Causes Noise Complaints

Madonna's after-show party following a concert in London's Hyde Park caused neighbors to complain about noise pollution.The 53-year-old singer hosted a gathering at her Mayfair home with celebrities including George Michael and Stella McCartney as...

Brooke Shields Wanted To Lose Virginity To George Michael

Brooke Shields wanted to lose her virginity to George Michael.The stunning star didn't have sex until she was 22 but she had been desperate for her first time to be with the singer when she...

George Michael Suffered Severe Anxiety After Whitney Houston's Death

George Michael was left suffering anxiety attacks after his pal Whitney Houston died in February (12) as he tried to bounce back from a horrific health scare.The former Wham! frontman admits he "dodged a bullet"...

George Michael Awoke From Coma With West Country Accent

George Michael woke from his three week coma with a strong West Country accent, the singer has revealed on Radio 2.The former Wham! frontman revealed to Chris Evans on his breakfast show that he had...

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