Will Smith Accepts Controversial Live 8 Gifts

WILL SMITH has sparked controversy by accepting a $12,749 (GBP7,000) goody bag for appearing at yesterday's (02JUL05) Live 8 concert in Philadelphia.

The Hollywood actor, STEVIE WONDER and BON JOVI enjoyed a backstage gourmet menu of crispy calamari salad and salmon sushi whilst appearing at the American charity event to end poverty in Africa.

And the stars have been accused of undermining the concert's message, by going home with HUGO BOSS suits, watches, jewellery and guitars.

03/07/2005 09:00

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Tags: Will Smith - Stevie Wonder - Bon Jovi

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