The fashion designer, who committed suicide last year, would have been 51
Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger has paid tribute to his tragic girlfriend L’Wren Scott on what would have been the model’s 51st birthday.
Mick Jagger and girlfriend L'Wren Scott were together for 13 years before she took her life
It was just over a year ago that Jagger’s girlfriend of 13 years took her life while the rocker was preparing for a seven-concert stretch in Australia and New Zealand. After hearing of the news of her death, the band’s remaining shows were called off.
The Rolling Stones' frontman was in a long term relationship with the fashion designer at the time of her death last year.
Mick Jagger has found a fitting way to honour his late girlfriend L'Wren Scott, by helping establish a fashion scholarship fund in the designer’s name. The 71 year old frontman made the donation to London's Central Saint Martins college, where the scholarship will benefit students.
Mick Jagger and L'Wren Scott in November 2013
The three-year scholarship program for students at CSM will begin in October and provide one MA candidate with the cost of their fees, as well as money towards living expenses.
L'wren Scott's sister Jan Shane has slammed Mick Jagger's behaviour, claiming he was a "bigger part of her [sister's] troubles."
L’wren Scott’s sister, who was estranged from the fashion designer before her death, has a few choice words for Mick Jagger. 53-year-old Jan Shane has been quite vocal since the Rolling Stone began to be photographed with a bevy of beautiful women less than three months after Scott's suicide. “The more I think about it, the angrier it makes me. My sister deserves more respect. I now believe that he was a bigger part of her troubles than we knew about,” Shane told the Daily Mirror.
L'Wren Scott's sister has slammed the 70-year-old rocker for moving on less than three months after the death of the designer
Shane’s comments come after Jagger was photographed on a balcony with 27-year-old ballet dancer Melanie Hamrick. Hamrick appeared to be wearing one of Jagger’s t-shirts as she leaned over the 70-year-old rocker.
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Is Mick Jagger moving on? And is that a bad thing?
Three months after L’Wren Scott’s tragic death, attributed to suicide, Mick Jagger may be moving on from life as a grieving boyfriend. Last weekend, several pictures made the rounds online, showing The Rolling Stones frontman getting cozy with a young brunette at a Swiss hotel. The photos show the mystery woman kissing the back of his head on the penthouse suite balcony they shared in Zurich during the band’s "14 On Fire" European tour.
Mr. Moving On? Has Jagger found hope in a new relationship?
While the media has been unusually reluctant to pass judgment this time, it looks like someone else might.
The Stones are back on their world tour, which will run through November.
After the turmoil and a short break following the death of L’Wren Scott, The Rolling Stones are back on tour once again. Their current worldwide run was cut short back in March, after the 49-year-old fashion designer and Mick Jagger’s girlfriend was found hanged in her New York apartment. Her death was attributed to suicide.
The Stones are back and powering through the remainder of their tour.
The iconic band resumed the world tour on Monday with a two-hour show at Oslo’s Telenor Arena. Jagger made no mention of Scott during the show, but the band did give it their all, playing a high-energy gig for a crowd of 23,000.
Continue reading: The Rolling Stones Are Back On It (Their World Tour, That Is)
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin's was the split nobody saw coming this week, as Kate Bush's tour sells out and Joan Rivers stuck the knife into Lena Dunham.
Gwyneth Paltrow & Chris Martin Split: Actress Gwyneth Paltrow and her husband, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin announced this week that they were splitting up. Well, instead they described their split as a "conscious uncoupling," a phrase that drew scorn and mockery from the internet. The pair had reportedly been testing their separation for a year and finally decided to go public. In an entry on the Iron Man star's website, the couple explained that being parents to their two children was the priority for them right now.
L'Wren Scott's Will: The last will and testament of the late fashion designer L'Wren Scott has been made public. The former model was found hanged in her Manhattan apartment on Monday 17th March whilst her boyfriend, Mick Jagger, was on tour with the Rolling Stones. Jagger is the only named beneficiary in L'Wren's will, with her adoptive siblings explicitly denied any of her $9 million estate. Scott's sister, Jan Shane, has lashed out at the Jagger's for turning the designer's death into a "media circus" - read about what else she had to say.
L'Wren Scott's sister has a list of complaints concerning the handling of the late fashion designers funeral and is claiming Mick Jagger "hijacked" the event.
L'Wren Scott's sister has claimed the funeral of the late fashion designer was "hijacked" by Mick Jagger and turned into a "media circus". The funeral, which took place on Monday (24th March), was attended by numerous celebrities but few of Scott's relatives.
Mick Jagger and L'Wren Scott were together for 13 years.
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The late fashion designer left her estate to her long term Rolling Stones boyfriend.
L'Wren Scott has surprised her family by leaving her entire $9 million estate to her long-term partner, Mick Jagger. Scott's will states that the Rolling Stones rocker should receive her entire fortune and did not name any other beneficiaries. In fact, Scott made it clear she did not want any proceeds of her estate to go to family members.
L'Wren Scott Left Her Entire Fortune To Long-Term Partner, Mick Jagger.
In her will, she wrote: "I give all my jewelry, clothing, household furniture and furnishings, personal automobiles, and other tangible articles of a personal nature, or my interest in any such property, not otherwise specifically disposed of by this will or any other matter together with my insurance on the property, to Michael Philip Jagger. I give the rest and residue of my estate to my Michael Philip Jagger," via the NY Daily News.
The 70 year-old rock singer, and a few other famous faces, said goodbye to the fashion designer at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Tuesday (March 25th).
L'Wren Scott was finally laid to rest on Tuesday (March 25th) in front of a small gathering of friends and family.
The fashion designer's funeral saw her Rolling Stones frontman boyfriend, Mick Jagger, and some 60 other guests say goodbye in an intimate emotional ceremony at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery.
It has been eight days since the body of the fashion designer was discovered in her Manhattan apartment after an apparent suicide.
The Rolling Stones will play a show in Israel for the first time in their career.
Despite cancelling their massive Australasian tour in the wake of L'Wren Scott's tragic death, The Rolling Stones have announced plans to play a historic concert at Park Hayarkon in Tel Aviv, Israel on June 4. Promoter Shuki Weiss announced the long-coveted show on Tuesday morning (March 25, 2014), just days after the Stones cancelled seven shows in Australia and New Zealand following the death of Mick Jagger's partner.
Mick Jagger Performing in London's Hype Park
"This is a historic and very meaningful visit," Weiss told the Jerusalem Times this morning, "In these days when we hear calls for boycotts from around the world, it's not taken for granted that a band of this magnitude will come to Israel."
The Rolling Stones' frontman is planning a small LA funeral but the fashion designer's adopted sister wants her body to be buried near their childhood home in Utah.
L'Wren Scott's Utah family and her boyfriend Mick Jagger are not cooperating well with each other during this difficult time.
The Rolling Stones' frontman is still attempting to deal with the sudden suicide death of his fashion designer girlfriend.
But the situation has become even more difficult after new reports have surfaced that claim Jagger cannot agree with Ms Scott's family on where her final resting place should be.
Mick Jagger has flown to Los Angeles to begin preparations for L'Wren Scott's funeral, his representative has confirmed.
L'Wren Scott at the 2013 British Fashion Awards.
The fashion designed and former model's body was discovered in her luxury New York City apartment on Monday (17th March). Evidence discovered at the scene suggested the 49-year-old had committed suicide and this was confirmed on Wednesday (19th March) by a New York City official. The New York City Chief Medical Examiner stated Scott's death had been caused by suicide by hanging.
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A statement blasts the media as "disrespectful" for claiming the fashion designer's failing company drove her to suicide.
The girlfriend of Rolling Stones' Mick Jagger was found dead in her Manhattan apartment earlier this week, and since then there has been a media frenzy speculating why.
But being in millions of pound of debt isn't one of them.
L'Wren Scott's death shook the fashion and music worlds this week, whilst a drunken actor got a driving ban and Johnny Depp's brain was uploaded into cyberspace.
RIP L'Wren Scott: L'Wren Scott, the esteemed fashion designer and girlfriend to The Rolling Stones' Mick Jagger, was found dead in her apartment on Monday having hanged herself. Read the full report. Mick and the band were on tour in Australia when the dreadful news broke, prompting them to cancel a show as the rocker tried to come to terms with the loss. Read his statement here. Having not left a suicide note, Scott's reasons will always be unknown but her company's financial details have shown that creditors were owed millions and that L'Wren was going to close her label. L'Wren Scott: 1964 - 2014.
Chris Pine Driving Ban: Star Trek actor Chris Pine pleaded guilty to DUI on Monday after he was caught drunk driving with his girlfriend after celebrating the wrap of new thriller, Z For Zachariah, in New Zealand. The 33 year-old star was fined and received a six month suspension on his New Zealand license, meaning he's going to have to look out for the designated driver next time he's out boozing.
A spokesperson for the Medical Examiner's office confirmed that the late fashion designer did take her own life after she was found hanged in her NYC apartment on Monday (March 17th).
The girlfriend of Rolling Stone's Mick Jagger, L'Wren Scott, did definitely commit suicide.
The established fashion designer's autopsy report confirms that her death was self-inflicted, a spokeswomen from the New York Medical Examiner's office stated Wednesday (March 19th).
Scott's body has now been moved to a funeral home based in New York.
Date of birth
28th April, 1964
Date of death
17th March, 2014