Stipe Honoured As A Humanitarian

REM star MICHAEL STIPE was honoured for his humanitarian work in New York on Tuesday night (25APR06) as starry pals lined up to pay tribute. The SHINY HAPPY PEOPLE singer was the guest of honour at the Can-Do Awards Dinner, where he was recognised for his continuing support to help end hunger at the Food Bank. COLDPLAY frontman CHRIS MARTIN and his wife GWYNETH PALTROW and BEASTIE BOYS star MIKE D were among those in attendance. The highlight of the night came when Stipe's heroine PATTI SMITH performed live and dedicated her song WING to the rocker.


Contactmusic

Tags: Michael Stipe - Coldplay - Chris Martin - Gwyneth Paltrow - Mike D - Patti Smith

Advertisement

More Michael Stipe

Demi Lovato Goes All Rock Chick For LOGO TV's Trailblazers Event - Part 2

Demi Lovato turned heads at LOGO TV's first Annual Trailblazers event held at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York where she...

Rockers Chris Cornell And Michael Stipe Show Support At 'American Hustle' NY Premiere - Part 3

The New York premiere of 'American Hustle' at the Ziegfeld Theater got off to a rocking start with red carpet appearances from the likes of...

Taylor Swift, Jerry Springer And Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Arrive At The Kennedy's Ripple of Hope Awards Dinner

Taylor Swift, Jerry Springer, Alec Baldwin and his wife Hilaria Thomas and Robert F. Kennedy Jr. were among the mass of arrivals for the 2012...

David Beckham And Natasha Bedingfield Spotted On The Front Row At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Show

Photographers snap the famous faces on the front row of the Y-3 10th Anniversary Collection show for the Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week for Spring/...

Advertisement

Michael Stipe Cured Snow Patrol Writer's Block

Snow Patrol's Gary Lightbody was lifted by Michael Stipe while suffering writer's block. The singer and songwriter of the 'Chasing Cars' group was writing "a...

What About Me Trailer

What About MeTrailer5 years in the making 'What About Me' is a new multimedia project from 1Giant Leap. Jamie Catto (Faithless co-founder) and Duncan Bridgeman...

Stipe: 'I Wear Make-up To Hide Away'

MICHAEL STIPE uses his eccentric stage make-up as a mask because he's terrified of revealing his true personality. The REM frontman, famed for his colourful...

Stipe's Bisexual Bathtub Moment

Gay REM frontman MICHAEL STIPE experienced sexual awakening at a young age, while bathing with two other children. The rocker, however, didn't become...

Advertisement

Comments

Michael Stipe Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Michael Stipe

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All