Tweet: "Saw @DollyParton for the first time last night. She was pure light. What an inspiration!" Kylie Minogue was thrilled to catch the country legend at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on Saturday night (02Oct16).
Quote: "I think the general consensus is, we kind of look right together. So even though on paper it might not look right, it just is right. He is an absolutely brilliant, brilliant guy. And even if I try and act cool and natural, it's written all over my face that I am very happy." Kylie Minogue, gushes about her new actor boyfriend Joshua Sasse, who is 20 years younger than the singer.
Quote: ''It was 1984 in Melbourne, Australia, (and) there was this screaming girl at her first big concert; that was me at my first big concert. I had these ribbons in my hair and it was me as you... I'm one of many millions of people who you inspired. I never thought I'd end up as part of the British music industry but your music was definitely part of what gave me that dream." Kylie Minogue heaped praise on her pop idol Boy George as she presented him with his Outstanding Contribution to British Music trophy at the Ivor Novello Awards in London on Thursday (21May15).
Quote: "I can't quite believe what I did in the video for Sexercise but my all-time record for completely shocking myself has to be the commercial I did for Agent Provocateur on a bucking bronco. My excuse is that cameras were rolling and it was work." Pop star Kylie Minogue is often surprised by her own racy antics.
Quote: "I can pack in a suitcase three times as many outfits including shoes than regular sized people." Pint-sized pop princess Kylie Minogue makes her female fans jealous with her economic packing routine.
Fact: Kylie Minogue is paying tribute to former lover Michael Hutchence on her new European tour, which kicked off in Liverpool, England on Wednesday (24Sep14), by performing a slowed-down, sexy rendition of the late rocker's Inxs hit Need You Tonight.
Quote: "I'm fair. I'm kind. But when things do get out of hand, and the proverbial hits the fan, there's a thing that's known as the Look. You don't want the Look. You really don't. I don't even want the Look. I don't like giving the Look. But it's there. Like a shark coming at you." Singer Kylie Minogue can silence her aides with one angry glance.
Fact: Kylie Minogue has showed off her infamous bottom in a cheeky cover for Italian GQ magazine. In the shot, based on a famous 1950s advertisement for Coppertone sun lotion, the Australian singer is on a beach and a dog is pulling down the back of her bikini to reveal her rear.
Fact: Music stars including Pharrell Williams, Calvin Harris, Maroon 5 and Kylie Minogue are among the headliners named for the 2014 iTunes Festival in London. Also performing at the capital's Roundhouse venue in September (14) are British singer Sam Smith, DJ David Guetta, British rockers Kasabian and Australian band 5 Seconds of Summer.
Quote: "Hopefully I will be around doing something and not just sitting in a room with 17 cats thinking about the past. It could happen." Pop star Kylie Minogue when asked where she thinks she will be in 25 years time.
Quote: "The best part was learning some martial arts with Benny Urquidez. It was a crazy trip of an experience. And not one that's at the top of my resume, but one that I'm always asked about nonetheless." Kylie Minogue on making 1994 movie Street Fighter with Jean-Claude Van Damme.
Quote: "I think I stay in shape with an active lifestyle. My fitness is really sporadic. I'm at my fittest on tour but things like photo shoots, video shoots and various performances keep things rolling along. I have to thank my Mum for good genes as I am tiny, just like her. Also, I watch what I eat. I'm not really a fan of junk food... and prefer to stick to a low glycemic cuisine which suits my hypoglycemia." Kylie Minogue doesn't need the gym to stay in shape.
Quote: "It was fantastic. We filmed in Cardiff, Wales. To be part of the Dr. Who franchise was amazing. And I got to kiss the Doctor...! I loved being a part of Dr. Who. Astrid Peth was a great character and hey, since she did turn to stardust, maybe she's still around somewhere!" Kylie Minogue is hoping for a return to the Dr. Who universe after appearing in a 2007 episode of the sci-fi series.
Quote: "I used to have a few; I couldn't stand it when my dresser wouldn't have my shoes in the right alignment, when they would reverse them so the left was on the right on the floor. Stupid little thing, but it would drive me crazy. I would also never put my costume until my tour manager called 20 minutes to showtime down the corridor. These days I've tried to let go of superstitions. We do one thing which is more of a tradition than a superstition, which is a little nip of scotch with my dressing room team." Kylie Minogue on her pre-show rituals and superstitions.
Quote: "Of course I would love to duet with the icon herself. Let's see what happens." Kylie Minogue offers up hope for a Madonna duet during a Reddit.com interview.
Quote: "I was like: 'Oh my God, please look at her bum, is she like that in real life?' I was at one of the live shows and saw it for myself. She is beautiful!" The Saturdays singer Rochelle Humes encouraged her husband Marvin to ogle pop star Kylie Minogue's famously pert butt when he landed a presenting job alongside her on The Voice.
Fact: Stars including Kylie Minogue, David Walliams and David Beckham helped U.K. charity Sports Relief raise more than $82 million (£51 million) during a live Tv fundraiser on Friday night (21Mar14). The show featured Beckham joining Sir David Jason and Nicholas Lyndhurst for a special Only Fools and Horses sketch, while Minogue performed Especially for You with Walliams dressed as her former collaborator Jason Donovan.
Fact: Kylie Minogue surprised fans in Sydney, Australia on Wednesday night (26Feb14) by performing a one-song gig at a hotel in the city. She announced the show on Twitter.com shortly before she took to the stage.
Quote: "Let’s just say I was 21 and my eyes were open to the world. You want to experience everything and I couldn’t think of a better person to, you know, take those first steps into the big wide world with... I remember thinking that at the time... Michael was just so many firsts in my life." Kylie Minogue on her romance with tragic Inxs star Michael Hutchence.
Fact: Stars including Kylie Minogue, Robert Downey, Jr. and Keith Richards are supporting Scottish male cancer awareness charity Cahonas by donating signed ties and scarves for the charity's annual eBay auction. Richards has donated the head scarf he wore for a Rolling Stone magazine cover shoot, while Downey, Jr. has contributed a tie he wore in his movie Due Date.
Fact: Pop star Kylie Minogue joined rocker Nick Cave onstage in London on Sunday night (03Nov13) for a live performance of their 1996 duet Where The Wild Roses Grow. The gig at the city's Koko venue was filmed for Cave's upcoming documentary, 20,000 Days on Earth, which also features Minogue
Fact: Rising Australian singer Samantha Jade has been picked to play pop sensation Kylie Minogue in a biopic of her former boyfriend, Inxs star Michael Hutchence. Jade, who won Australia's The X Factor last year (12), will star opposite Luke Arnold as Hutchence in Tv mini-series Never Tear Us Apart: The Untold Story of Inxs.
Fact: Beyonce performed to a star-studded crowd at Los Angeles' Staples Center on Monday night (01Jul13) - Jessica Alba, Kylie Minogue, Lea Michele and Nicole Richie were among the famous faces in the audience.
Tweet: "RIP Bert Stern. Thank you for the most amazing photo shoot ever." Australian pop star Kylie Minogue pays tribute to celebrity snapper Bert Stern following his death on Wednesday (26Jun13).
Tweet: "Wow I'm overwhelmed with so many beautiful birthday messages!!!! May 28 has been shining!!! Thank u (sic) lovers." Kylie Minogue thanks her Twitter.com fans for their well wishes as she turns 45 on Tuesday (28May13).
Quote: "It's very bold and courageous of her to share her story." Breast cancer survivor Kylie Minogue salutes Angelina Jolie for going public with her double mastectomy surgery. The movie star underwent the operation in February (13) after learning she was at risk of developing breast cancer.
Tweet: "angelinajolie thank you for sharing your story and helping women around the world inspirational". Australian pop superstar and breast cancer survivor Kylie Minogue salutes the Hollywood actress after she revealed she underwent a double mastectomy as a preventative measure to drastically reduce her chances of developing the disease.
Quote: "There are lots of times I look in the mirror and I see that gravity has taken hold. Or suddenly see my face on a phone or on Skype and it's like a Spielberg special effect and you just scream, 'Who is that?' Some mornings I look in the mirror and see 94 not 44. That is the reality before the make-up. And the midriff tops are definitely out for good." Australian pop star Kylie Minogue, 44, bemoans the ageing process.
Quote: "The late '80s wasn't that kind to anyone. There's a poster in existence where I have bicycle pants or, like, leggings under cut-off shorts with polka-dot socks - and I even think there are stripes involved. It's just an abomination. If that could disappear into the black hole, that would be amazing." Pop star and fashion icon Kylie Minogue admits to a few style blunders in her past.
Fact: One Direction, Kylie Minogue, Alicia Keys, Girls Aloud and Rod Stewart are among the acts who will perform for Britain's Queen Elizabeth II at the Royal Variety Performance on 19 November (12). Funnyman David Walliams will host the charity event at London's Royal Albert Hall.
Quote: "I often have to put on my 'boss hat' because dancers are excitable and I have to be the meanie once in a while. But otherwise I think I'm a pretty good boss. It's my show and if it's good, Kylie did a good show and if it's not good, Kylie didn't do a good show. I praise everyone I work with." Kylie Minogue often has to lay down the law with her back-up dancers.
Quote: "When you start working a little less than when you were 25 and you don't travel as much, you have more free time. Why not invest it in something you've been thinking about doing for a while? I wish I'd tried it when I was living in New York and had so much time on my hands." Kylie Minogue's model boyfriend Andres Velencoso has begun acting and signed up to appear in upcoming thriller The End.
Quote: "I think I crawled out of there. I don't recall leaving - it was a good wedding. Did it make me want to get married? No!" Aussie pop star Kylie Minogue enjoyed a few drinks as a guest at actor James Corden's wedding ceremony in England on 15 September (12).
Fact: Kylie Minogue shows off her language skills in new movie Holy Motors - the pop star's dialogue is all in French.
Tweet: "Today I was so lucky, lucky, Lucky!!!! Thank you Nordoff Robbins for my Silver Clef Award!!!" Kylie Minogue is thrilled to pick up a major songwriting prize in the U.K.
Tweet: "Warning....IF you are fortunate enough to see JKCorden in One Man Two Guvnors...u will laugh all your makeup off. Today, I did. Worth It." Kylie Minogue is full of praise for British actor James Corden's Tony Award-winning turn in the hit Broadway show.
Quote: "I was never that person, dreaming of the dress... (and) there's no rings on the finger at the moment." Kylie Minogue has no plans to wed.
Quote: "Half the time I forget a few lyrics here and there... That's my classic; I'll sing the same verse twice or something and there's people in the audience going, 'No'." Kylie Minogue admits she often forgets the words to her songs during live shows.
Quote: "They were in the corner for ages, talking away. I just stood there while they talked, thinking about how surreal it was. We didn't leave until the early hours. My mum loved it though." British singer Ed Sheeran's mother struck up an unlikely friendship with Kylie Minogue after London's Diamond Jubilee concert on Monday (04Jun12).
Tweet: "I met Pippa last night. She. Was. Lovely. And there was no bum-off!!!" Kylie Minogue on meeting the Duchess of Cambridge's sister Pippa Middleton following her performance at Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee concert in London on Monday night (04Jun12).
Fact: Kylie Minogue has become the first female artist to be presented with her own collection of Number 1 Awards by Britain's Officials Charts Company. The Aussie pop star, who is currently celebrating her 25th year in the music business, was handed her seven Official Number 1 Awards to mark her seven Official UK Number 1 singles during an appearance on comedian Alan Carr's Chatty Man show on Friday (01Jun12).
Tweet: "I wanna thank you lovers for all the beautiful birthday messages!!!! It's my birthday, it's my birthday..." Kylie Minogue thanks fans for their birthday wishes. The pop star turns 44 on Monday (28May12).
Quote: "There's something specific on the table for a second film. They will want to make one though and I'm sure we will want to do it. As for a Kylie cameo... definitely. That will definitely happen. I swear on my mother's life." The Inbetweeners star Simon Bird is determined to land Kylie Minogue in a cameo role for a sequel to the first movie.
Tweet: "My little sister @DanniiMinogue is celebrating her 40th today. Send your hip, hip, hooray!!!!! Happy Birthday Dan!!!!!" Kylie Minogue wishes sister Dannii a happy birthday.
Tweet: "Working hard on the musical script. Going great and I just know you are going to love it." Kylie Minogue on her much-anticipated stage musical.
Quote: "I would love to be in a great British drama." Kylie Minogue on her acting dreams.
Quote: "There are definitely plans for that... but you could do five albums in the time it takes to put a musical together. It's a project really close to my heart and I want to get it right." Kylie Minogue insists she's still serious about a planned musical based around her pop songs.
Fact: Squeaky-clean Aussie singer Kylie Minogue has revealed she downs "a shot of Scotch" to calm her nerves before hitting the stage each night on tour.
Fact: Singer Kylie Minogue treated her entourage to a bit of burlesque ahead of her concert in London on Thursday (07Apr11). The Spinning Around hitmaker took her dancers and crew to see performers stripping off in the Hurly Burly Burlesque stage show at the U.K. capital's Garrick Theatre.
Tweet: "I have ordered my dress from lucyindisguiselondon.com and @lilyroseallen has worn it!! Go Vintage!!" Kylie Minogue is keen to try out Lily Allen's personal collection of frocks on sale from her London clothes store, Lucy In Disguise.
Quote: "I was behind the stage doing a quick change when one of the costume girls sent me out wearing two left boots. I had to hobble my way back out knowing something was wrong as I was dancing around." Pop star Kylie Minogue was once left limping onstage thanks to a wardrobe woman's mistake.
Tweet: "Ps - have not 'Fallen out' with record company!!! On the contrary, i *Heart* @Parlophone and we have some surprises coming up for you!" Kylie Minogue addresses rumours she's upset with her record label bosses over the marketing of her last two singles.
Tweet: "Five years in remission! Love and gratitude for your support, love and positivity if you are in need." Kylie Minogue is celebrating after reaching five years in remission for breast cancer.
Tweet: "Stateside ravers - I LOVE you!! ThankU for my 3rd consecutive #1 on the Billboard Dance Chart in The US. 'Better Than Today’ - mwaahh!!" Kylie Minogue is thrilled by her latest U.S. chart hit.
Fact: Jessica Simpson, Kanye West and Kylie Minogue helped New Yorkers ring in the holidays on Thursday (25Nov10) when they performed on floats in the annual MACy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. They were joined by the casts of the Broadway musicals Memphis and Elf, comedian Jimmy Fallon with The Roots, folk singer Arlo Guthrie and R&B star Keri Hilson, who performed on the My Princess Academy float.
Quote: "I am a massive fan of Gaga. But there are some videos out there that don't appeal to me because they are crass. I suppose I do portray myself in a certain way, but I try to do it where there is an elegance to it. I don't do tacky." Kylie Minogue is inspired by the POKER FACE hitmaker.
Quote: "The age gap doesn't exist unless I say something like, 'Do you remember that song from the summer of '93?' and he says no and I think, 'Is that because you are Spanish or because you were still at high school then?'" Kylie Minogue doesn't mind being 10 years older than her model boyfriend Andres Velencoso.
Fact: Kylie Minogue is to hit the road next year (11) - the Aussie pop princess will kick off her Aphrodite - Les Folies Tour 2011 in Glasgow, Scotland on 28 March.
Quote: "When I knew that I was going to be in tiny hot pants again I was like, 'Cover my legs and bum with body make-up'. It's definitely the way forward - and my secret to having a great bottom." Kylie Minogue reveals the secret to her perfect looking bottom in the video for recent track ALL THE LOVERS.
Quote: "I adore Jake. He can't be my gay husband as Willy has that title. So Jake is one of my gay flings. But the straight husband has to get along with gay husband. We all have to be one big happy family and thankfully I've got that with Andres." Kylie Minogue's model lover Andres Velencoso has to contend with singer Jake Shears and her stylist William Baker for the singer's attention.
Quote: "I don't think I could go back!" Kylie Minogue puts to rest speculation she'll revive her character on Australian soap opera NEIGHBOURS, where she launched her career in the 1980s.
Quote: "I don't even have a tattoo. I'm so untrendy." Kylie Minogue insists she isn't hip.
Quote: "I don't even have a tattoo. I'm so untrendy. I think maybe I should have one." Kylie Minogue is eyeing a permanent body inking to fit in with her pop peers.
Quote: "It was just a goodbye peck and it was totally closed-mouthed. I had no idea that the kiss would cause such a stir." Scissor Sisters star ANA MATRONIC is stunned by the fuss over her onstage smooch with Kylie Minogue at Britain's Glastonbury festival last weekend (26-27Jun10).
Quote: "I didn't want to take my robe off, but then I passed through this chasm and on the other side of it was a professional who knew what she had to do next. Next thing you know, the robe came off and there I was, riding that bull." Kylie Minogue lost her inhibitions while shooting a controversial ad for lingerie firm Agent Provocateur in 2001.
Quote: "I texted her about five weeks ago - I just had the idea. I was pulling into an airport somewhere and it just popped into my head, and I sent her a text saying, 'Do you want to do a song with us at Glasto?', and two minutes later I got a text back with capital letters being like, 'Hell yeah!'" Jake Shears reveals how he persuaded Kylie Minogue to duet with the Scissor Sisters at Britain's Glastonbury festival over the weekend (26Jun10).
Fact: Kylie Minogue raised $24,770 (£16,513) for an AIDS charity on Friday night (25Jun10) by donating a black Jean Paul Gaultier dress to a benefit auction in Paris, France.
Quote: "She came and visited me when I was in Berlin a year ago and we were both in a similar spot. We didn't know what we were going to make for records. We both felt a little bit lost." Scissor Sisters star Jake Shears bonded with Kylie Minogue during a vacation in Germany last year (09). Minogue joined the band onstage at Britain's Glastonbury music festival on Saturday (26Jun10).
Quote: "There's a big test with boyfriends. When I'm on the road, it's most difficult. I've had boyfriends who stressed me out - he doesn't. He's easy-going, funny, loving and really supportive." Kylie Minogue insists her Spanish lover, Andres Velencoso, has passed her on-tour test to see if he can be trusted.
Quote: "I love Glee, are you kidding? If I didn't watch that show the world would stop spinning on its axis." Kylie Minogue admits her world would fall apart without hit U.S. show GLEE.
Quote: "I love GLEE, are you kidding? If I didn't watch that show the world would stop spinning on its axis." Kylie Minogue is a massive fan of the hit U.S. TV musical.
Quote: "Angelia Jolie's experienced so that helps. But as far as hot girls go, Scarlett Johansson. Megan Fox's beautiful as well." Kylie Minogue reveals her female celebrity crushes.
Fact: Kylie Minogue has recorded a Spanish version of her new track ALL THE LOVERS. The Australian singer translated the song with the help of her Spanish boyfriend Andres Velencoso Segura.
Quote: "I'd love to do the anti-tour, a two-week run in Soho of all the songs that will never be on tour. The ones fans hold really dear that I'd love to have the opportunity to perform." Australian pop star Kylie Minogue wishes she could stage alternative shows featuring her lesser-known tunes.
Quote: "We're very much together, very happy and very much in love. He makes me laugh because he's not afraid to make a fool of himself. On top of everything else, we are really good mates." Australian singer Kylie Minogue continues to brush off rumours she's heading for a split from boyfriend ANDRES VELENCOSO SEGURA.
Quote: "I do some things for myself! For example I read the instructions of, er... things." Kylie Minogue is adamant her life is not run entirely by her aides.
Fact: Kylie Minogue is selling off her sportscar for charity. The Australian singer will auction her 1999 Mercedes-Benz SLK230, which has also been owned by her sister Dannii, on 2 July (10) at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in Britain. It is expected to raise between $12,000 (£8,000) and $18,000 (£12,000) for good causes.
Quote: "She's like a meteor that just came from outer space and landed on the pop landscape... there was dust in everyone's face... She's an absolute force to be reckoned with and I'm a great admirer." Kylie Minogue respects Lady GaGa's impact on the world of pop music.
Quote: "I'm body confident and I don't really have to work for it which will make people annoyed. But it's kind of true!" Fit at 41, Kylie Minogue insists she never works out in the gym.
Quote: "I struggle standing next to him because he is so tall. When he's horizontal it's not a problem, it's just when we're standing up I have to crane my neck." Kylie Minogue on the problems she faces in her relationship with Spanish model Andres Velencoso Segura.
Quote: "It would be amazing if Charlene rocked up on Ramsay Street in a shiny new Mini and and I jumped out, flicked my hair and said, 'Hey, what's going on?'" Kylie Minogue jokes about a return to Australian soap opera NEIGHBOURS, which made her famous in the 1980s.
Quote: "I said to Dannii, 'I think I'm a rational person and I've just felt the baby kick. I know that's all reality. But at the same time, as your sister, it's just so surreal. It's like someone's just put a balloon up your jumper.'" Kylie Minogue loves feeling her pop star sister's baby bump.
Quote: “I can see me going out with a purple rinse. And one of my greatest idols, Dolly Parton, keeps on doing it. We’ll see.” Kylie Minogue vows to keep performing well into old age.
Quote: "Most days my glass is half full, I think I'm fortunate and blessed in all that I have. But if there are things that bug you, they will always bug you. I wouldn't mind being a few inches taller." Diminutive pop star Kylie Minogue has always longed to change her height.
Quote: "Better The Devil You Know was a turning point for me. I was 21, I'd just started dating Michael Hutchence and a different world had opened up." Kylie Minogue has fond memories of releasing her 1990 hit.
Quote: "I haven't bought anything yet but trust me, I will. My album had better sell because I will be getting so much stuff. I am so excited. I will be an auntie for the third time." Kylie Minogue is hoping her next album is a big seller - because she's needs to funds to spoil her sister Dannii Minogue's unborn baby.
Quote: "As a kid, I was in hand-me-down clothes - but then that's handy when your sister starts getting her entire wardrobe from Dolce & Gabbana." Australian singer Dannii Minogue loves raiding her sister KYLIE's closet.
Fact: A sale of Doctor Who memorabilia has raised more than $104,000 (£65,000) at auction in London. One fan paid $8,060 (£5,040) for a suit worn by David Tennant, while another devotee paid $4,990 (£3,120) for the outfit donned by Kylie Minogue in the 2007 Christmas special.
Quote: "It's not something I think about, but it's welcome. When one feels really wanted, it's something so intimate." Kylie Minogue loves her pin-up status.
Fact: Sci-fi fans will be able to get their hands on props from cult British TV show Doctor Who at an auction in London later this month (Feb10). Props and costumes set to go under the hammer include the outfit worn by singer Kylie Minogue during her 2007 guest appearance and suits worn by former Time Lord David Tennant.
Tweet: "Congratulations to my sister Dannii and her partner Kris on the happy news!!!! I am so excited to be an Aunty again!! WOW WOW WOW!!" Australian superstar Kylie Minogue can't wait for her sister Dannii Minogue to become a first-time mum in July (10).
Quote: "I've spent plenty of time on my own, so it's good now to have someone to do those fun and non-so fun things with. I'm not particularly good on my own." Kylie Minogue on finding happiness with boyfriend ANDRES VELENCOS SEGURA
Fact: Pop singer Kylie Minogue reunited with her old friend Jason Donovan in London on Saturday night (13Jun09) after the actor's performance in West End musical PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT. The pair co-starred in Australian soap opera NEIGHBOURS in the 1980s. They went on to record 1989 duet ESPECIALLY FOR YOU.
Quote: "It was a wonderfully sweet thing to do. It's a nice tradition and yes, perhaps it meant more than just Jordi's Day. Let's just say I know what the rose means now and I know about the true meaning of the tradition." Kylie Minogue hints at a possible engagement after her boyfriend ANDRES VELENCOSO presented her with a single flower on St Jordi's Day - the Spanish equivalent of St Valentine's Day.
Quote: "I think I should be a director because that way I won't have to do any auditions. They absolutely terrify me. I get nervous just talking about them." Australian singer Kylie Minogue wants to start working behind the camera.
Fact: Kylie Minogue reached new heights in her pop career on Sunday (03May09) when she performed in front of 18,000 fans, 2,300 metres (7,500 feet) above sea level at the Top of the Mountain concert in Ischgl, Austria. The gig was held to celebrate the end of the country's snow season.
Fact: Pop superstar Kylie Minogue has avoided the effects of the global credit crunch, making a $438,150 (£302,172) profit on her Australian home. The singer sold the property for for $730,250 (£500,000) after buying it for $292,100 (£200,000) just three years ago.
Quote: "I've got fat ankles under these boots but I think my body in many ways is better now for having weight on it." Petite pop star Kylie Minogue has body hang-ups.
Quote: "Some days I would love to have anonymity. Just to watch and explore the world - to be a viewer." Kylie Minogue on the downside of fame.
Quote: "I can't tell you how much pocket money I get - it goes straight in my piggy bank." Australian singer Kylie Minogue plays coy when asked to confirm reports she was paid $2.3 million (GBP1.5 million) to perform at the opening of the Atlantis Palm Resort in Dubai.
Quote: "KYLIE is an absolute powerhouse when she performs and I hear she acts as well." Hollywood star Robert De Niro is impressed by Australian pop star Kylie Minogue after watching her set at Thursday's (20Nov08) launch of the exclusive Atlantis Palms Hotel on the man-made Palm Jumeirah Island in the United Arab Emirates.
Fact: Australian singer Kylie Minogue reportedly received a staggering $49,921 (GBP33,333)-a-minute for her 45-minute set at the opening of the $2.25 billion (GBP1.5 billion) Atlantis Palms Hotel in Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates.
Fact: Australian pop star Kylie Minogue enlisted the help of singer Nelly Furtado at the Paris, France launch of her Showgirl fragrance on Monday (05May08). The Maneater star sang at the lavish party.
Quote: "Kylie Minogue is the greatest thing that has happened to Australian music. Before her the world didn't have a f**king clue about our music, nor any interest in it. Kylie has more greatness in her little fingernail than every f**king Aussie indie band put together." Nick Cave has high praise for his WHERE THE WILD ROSES GROW duet partner.
Quote: "The showgirl and feathers are behind me. I want a new direction. Jean Paul Gaultier is designing my costumes for the tour - all couture." Australian pop star Kylie Minogue on the risque new style she will showcase on her next tour.
Quote: "I can, but I don't know if I'll be doing it! You've got to live in your time. My dresses now have a tendency to grow longer." Australian pop star Kylie Minogue is not sure if she will continue wearing her gold hotpants on stage when she turns 40 in May (08).
Quote: "It's a major deal. My parents are coming over (to London) for the ceremony. I thought I already had enough vowels in my name and now I have OBE on the end." Pop star Kylie Minogue excitedly prepares to receive her Officer of the Order of the British Empire honour from Queen Elizabeth II.
Quote: "I do want to age gracefully, and the mention of choreography almost makes me break out in a rash these days." Pop superstar Kylie Minogue plans to tone down her raunchy stage act.
Quote: "I think she's trying to ignore it. But I'm going to get her a huge bunch of roses for Valentine's Day, gold ones to match her hotpants!" Kylie Minogue's stylist WILLIAM BAKER is determined to make sure the star doesn't feel left out on 14 February (08).
Fact: Kylie Minogue was presented with the prize for Best International Music Act at Berlin's Golden Cameras Awards on Wednesday (06Feb08) - the German equivalent to the Oscars.
Quote: "I'd love to have a cooking show that's not so much about cooking but just how to look hot in the kitchen." Australian pop star Kylie Minogue wants to extend her talents to presenting a cookery show.
Quote: "I feel like I am in a flux. It's the existential questions of life, the universe and what is true happiness and, if it exists, where is it?" Kylie Minogue gets philosophical while pondering the life's big questions.
Fact: Australian pop star Kylie Minogue is launching her own line of bed linen. Kylie At Home will hit stores later this year (08).
Quote: "It seems that anyone I'm near, I'm dating. And recently it was MACca. But it was such a thrill to perform with him. I was looking at him and thinking, 'Legend!'" Pop singer Kylie Minogue insists her interest in Beatles star Sir Paul McCartney is strictly professional.
Fact: The outfit worn by pop star Kylie Minogue in an episode of BBC TV show Doctor Who has gone on display at an exhibition in Wales. The black and white waitress uniform takes pride of place next to a Dalek, a Cyberman and the legendary Tardis from the hit programme. The exhibition in Cardiff is expected to attract around 80,000 visitors a month.
Quote: "I haven't really had that much time to sit and feel like, 'Where's Mr Right?'. I'm sure he's making his way." Australian pop star Kylie Minogue isn't letting her search for a boyfriend rule her life.
Fact: Kylie Minogue's appearance in British sci-fi TV series Doctor Who on Christmas Day (25Dec07) recorded the show's highest viewing figures for 30 years - with 14 million viewers tuning in to see the Australian pop princess on the show.
Quote: "I want a growth spurt. I'll be 40 next year and I'd like to be longer please." Singer Kylie Minogue, who stands at just over five feet (1.53 metres) tall, is wishing for a Christmas miracle.
Fact: Kylie Minogue will duet with finalist LEON JACKSON on British talent show THE X FACTOR Saturday (15Dec07). Her sister DANNII has served as mentor to the 18-year-old singer after being recruited by music mogul Simon Cowell to join the judging panel on the reality programme's fourth series this year (07).
Fact: Australian pop superstar Kylie Minogue has been added to the line-up for the Nobel Peace Prize Concert on 11 December (07). The event, which also sees headliners Alicia Keys, Annie Lennox and Melissa Etheridge taking to the stage, is being held in honour of former U.S. vice president AL GORE.
Fact: Australian pop star Kylie Minogue is set to headline the BRIT Awards next year (02Feb08) - and the singer will also pick up the top prize for Outstanding Contribution To Music.
Quote: "I loved it. In the trailer on my first day I felt in my spiritual home." Australian pop star Kylie Minogue enjoyed filming her appearance on British TV show DR WHO.
Quote: "I'll never be grey - that's why God invented the bottle, dear." Blonde Kylie Minogue refuses to grow old gracefully.
Quote: "He started as a stylist, but today he's my friend, my gay husband. We're as good as married. We're very dependent on each other." Kylie Minogue credits creative director WILLIAM BAKER with getting her through the worst of times.
Fact: The sexy star Enrique Iglesias is seen dancing with in his new SOMEBODY'S ME video is Kylie Minogue's former love rival SARAI GIVATY, who briefly dated the Aussie singer's actor ex Olivier Martinez.
Quote: "I'd better say my wife, or she'll kill me. But Cameron Diaz would be great. I met KYLIE the other night and she was absolutely delightful." HOT FUZZ star Simon Pegg risks his wife's wrath and dreams of the perfect leading lady for a project in erotica.
Quote: "She should settle down with me. We are mates and like the same things but, sadly, that includes the same men, so it's probably not the best idea." Scissor Sisters frontman JAKE SHEARS offers Kylie Minogue a shoulder to cry on as she gets over her break-up from Olivier Martinez.
Fact: Kylie Minogue's waxwork in London's Madame Tussauds is the first to have a scent. The SPINNING AROUND star's statue - her fourth wax model - has been sprayed with her new perfume, Darling.
Quote: "I'm a celebrity, make me famous again." Kylie Minogue takes a swipe at her former NEIGHBOURS co-star and ex-boyfriend Jason Donovan for appearing on the UK reality TV series I'M A CELEBRITY GET ME OUT OF HERE.
Fact: Star fans SIR Elton John, DAME Shirley Bassey, SIR Cliff Richard and OLIVIA NEWTON filled Kylie Minogue's dressing room with flowers and messages of support ahead of her comeback concert in Sydney, Australia on Saturday (11NOV06), after beating breast cancer.
Fact: Pop star Kylie Minogue dedicated her hit ESPECIALLY FOR YOU to her father RON, during her comeback show in Sydney, Australia on Saturday (11NOV06) - her first gig after recovering from cancer treatment.
Fact: Pop star Kylie Minogue will launch her own perfume, Darling, in Sydney, Australia on Wednesday (08NOV06).
Fact: Kylie Minogue's upcoming dates on her delayed Showgirl tour will feature an incredible 20-minute choreographed sequence set in an Indian temple.
Fact: A travelling exhibition of costumes worn by pop star Kylie Minogue during her tours, TV performances, music videos and public events has drawn over 400,000 visitors in Australia's biggest cities so far. Curator Janine Barrand says, "I had no idea how successful it would be."
Fact: <p>Kylie Minogue's famous pair of gold hotpants from her SPINNING AROUND video will travel from Sydney, Australia to Glasgow, Scotland as part of an exhibition of the singer's costumes. </p>
Fact: <p>Australian pop superstar Kylie Minogue has launched her own email service at Kylie.com. </p>
Fact: <p>Cancer sufferer Kylie Minogue has some good news to cheer her up as she battles the disease - her younger brother, cameraman BRENDAN MINOGUE is expecting a baby with his girlfriend. </p>