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Aston Merrygold has revealed Prince, James Brown and Michael Jackson have been big inspirations for the songs on his upcoming solo album and his new haircut.
Aston Merrygold's new music and his haircut are inspired by Prince and Michael Jackson.
The former JLS star is getting ready to release his debut solo album and the two pop legends have been a big influence on the tracks as well as his spiky new style.
Speaking to BANG Showbiz at The 60th Anniversary Ivor Novello Awards, he said: ''My hair's inspired by some of the greatest of all time, James Brown, Prince, MJ, I'm trying to take it back to the roots a little bit. And that's hugely reflected in my music, they are my biggest inspirations, that's the music I grew up listening to, the music I listen to now, the first thing I put on in my car. For me not to do something in that vein I think would be wrong.''
Continue reading: Aston Merrygold's New Music Inspired By Prince
Zayn Malik confided in former JLS star Oritse Williams that he wanted to leave One Direction while on a trip to Las Vegas in September last year.
The 22-year-old singer confided in the 28-year-old former JLS star about leaving the band while on a trip to Las Vegas last September.
Speaking to the Daily Mirror newspaper, Oritse said: ''Zayn spoke to me when we were together in Vegas last year. Niall (Horan) did too. Zayn was talking to me in confidence. I told him he had a great run and to enjoy it. They are very, very blessed guys.
Continue reading: Zayn Malik Wanted Out Of 1D A Year Ago
Rochelle Humes would rather splash out on new clothes for her daughter Alaia-Mai, 18 months, than herself.
Rochelle Humes shops more for her daughter than herself.
The Saturdays singer loves exploring independent retail outlets but admits she is more likely to come home with garments for 18-month-old Alaia-Mai - her child with husband Marvin Humes - than to put in her own wardrobe.
She said: ''I love little boutiques, they always have great cute things you've never seen before. I shop for [Alaia-Mai] more than I shop for myself.''
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Former JLS singer J.B. Gill blames his wife's pregnancy cravings when he wants snacks.
J.B. Gill blames his wife's pregnancy cravings when he wants snacks.
The former JLS singer and his new wife Chloe Tangney are expecting their first child together and the 'Beat Again' hitmaker admits to blaming his spouse when he made a large order of calorific treats on their honeymoon the the Seychelles recently.
Speaking to new! magazine, J.B. joked: On our honeymoon we booked an all-inclusive package so we could order whatever we wanted.
Continue reading: JB Gill's Craving Excuse
Former JLS star Oritsé Williams is to become a father for the first time after he and girlfriend Aimee Jade Azari announced their hapy news on Twitter.
Former JLS star Oritsé Williams is to become a father.
The 'She Makes Me Wanna' singer and his girlfriend Aimee Jade Azari announced their happy news by posting a photo of them together on Twitter, where she can be seen clutching her heavily pregnant stomach.
Aimee captioned the picture: ''Xxxxx @Oritse and our lil legend xxx love u (sic)''
Continue reading: Oritse Williams To Become A Father
British pop star JB Gill is set to become a first-time father.
The former JLS singer took to Twitter.com on Saturday (31May14) to confirm his wife Chloe Tangney is pregnant.
He wrote, "Mrs ChloeSGill is soon to become Mummy Gill!!!!!!!!!!!! hehehe #jbnews #babygill #excited #cantwaittobeadaddy."
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The British pop star is in talks to tackle his first ever film role, and hopes to combine acting with a solo music career, according to Britain's The Sun newspaper.
A source says, "Aston is currently mulling over the offer and he's seriously tempted. Filming starts over the next couple of months, so it would mean his singing will have to take a back seat. But these are exciting times."
Continue reading: Jls Star Aston Merrygold Eyes Acting Career
The 'X Factor' band will go their separate ways following the London concert on Sunday night (22 Dec.)
JLS announced this year that they were to separate and head out on their own separate ventures, announcing their last ever run of performances along with the news of their split this summer. Marvin Humes, Aston Merrygold, Oritsé Williams and JB Gill performed to over 20,000 fans at the O2 Arena in London as they said goodbye to their fans after enjoying one of the best success stories The X Factor has offered to date.
The boys played for one last (hopefully not) performance on Sunday, 22 December
It was an emotional night, but one that didn't lack the excitement and expression of the JLS performances of old. Among the thousands of screaming fans singing along in person for the last time, the boys also performed to a number of famous faces who didn't want to miss out on saying goodbye with the JLS boys. One Direction's Louis Tomlinson was there with girlfriend Eleanor Calder, as was Marvin Hume's wife and The Saturdays member Rochelle Humes. Former X Factor judge Cheryl Cole, who was on the judging panel in 2008 when the boys were first discovered, was also there, Instagramming a picture of the eventing with the caption: "Soooo proud of these boys ! Was here on their first day! It only felt right to be here on their last! Love you boys! #farewellJls #muchlove."
Continue reading: JLS Say Goodbye To Fans At Their Final Live Show [Photos]
British boyband JLS broke down in tears as they performed their final song at their last ever gig together on Sunday (22Dec13).
The Beat Again hitmakers have split following a farewell tour, which came to an end at London's O2 Arena over the weekend.
The quartet - Aston Merrygold, Marvin Humes, Oritse Williams and JB Gill - took to the stage to perform their hits in front of a star-studded crowd, which included fellow former The X Factor stars Olly Murs, Liam Payne and Niall Horan.
Continue reading: Jls Overcome With Emotion After Final Concert
JLS, Marvin Humes, Aston Merrygold, Oritsé Williams and JB Gill - JLS performing live at LG Arena as part of their 'JLS Goodbye - The Greatest Hits Tour' - Birmingham, United Kingdom - Wednesday 11th December 2013
JLS - JLS has teamed up with Tresor Paris to launch The JLS Foundation jewellery line in aid of The JLS Foundation supporting Cancer Research UK. The range includes necklaces, earrings and traditional friendship style cord and bead fan bracelets, all carrying purple crystal beads and stones. The jewellery will help fund Cancer Research UK's research specifically into cancers that affect children, teenagers and young adults. JLS said 'We're really excited to have teamed up with Tresor to create our very own, special jewellery range to raise money for The JLS Foundation, which works closely to fund Cancer Research UK's vital research'. - United Kingdom - Friday 6th December 2013
The stars showed off their stockbroking skills buying and selling shares at investment firm Icap, which donated Tuesday's entire revenue to good causes as part of the company's 21st annual global Charity Day.
Other celebrities who helped raise cash included The Saturdays, Peter Andre, Tv presenter Holly Willoughby, and model Cara Delevingne's sister, Poppy.
Continue reading: Stars Turn Stockbrokers For The Day To Raise Money For Charity
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Follow @MarvinHumes @AstonMerrygold @Oritse @JBGill for the next chapter! Victory after victory! JLS4ever! M, A, JB and O xxx
JLSters you have made our dreams come true thank you so much for everything!!!
Thank you for all your support, laughter and tweets. I will now tweet my last tweet as HQ and hand over to the guys.
Well everyone! It’s here, the last tour date. What a journey. I am so very proud to have been on it with you!
hottest girl in the world!! ❤️❤️👌JLSHQ x
Not long now JLSHQ x http://t.co/YGIUcgmE5x
I am sad but more than anything Proud! And so tonight we celebrate! JLSHQ 💪😍👏💖
This is it... I am on my way to the O2 and I am ready to sing my heart out!!! I also have some tissues ready... JLSHQ x
The guys are in London at the O2 tonight for the penultimate night of the Greatest Hits Tour!! Are you there?! JLSHQx
25% of proceeds from the boys @tresorparis range go directly to the #JLSFoundation to support @CR_UK http://t.co/nMfdnwUyWC JLSHQx
We really can’t wait! Only 4 days left!! Who is getting Goodbye The Greatest Hits for someone special?! http://t.co/Laq86o3CWM JLSHQx
JLS JLS JLS ❤️❤️ gotta go! Will tweet as much as I can on Sunday evening for you! JLSHQ x
All I want for Christmas is yooooouuuu! #AVeryJLSChristmas ⛄️⛄️❄️❄️JLSHQ x
@_heyitsgem yes 😿😻
OK. JLS. We are flying reckless tonight!!! *back up dancing again* Lets GOOOOOOO! 💃💃💃💃JLSHQ x