Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 1st February 2005

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Jackson Fights Off Suicide Reports

1st February 2005 2:23

As MICHAEL JACKSON prepared for the first day of his child molestation trial yesterday (31JAN05), he was forced to fight off a new set of...

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Snoop Sued For Alleged Sexual Assault

1st February 2005 2:23

A woman whom SNOOP DOGG has accused of trying to extort $5 million (GBP2.6 million) from him is now suing the rapper for sexual assault. In...

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Robbie Williams' Acting One-off

1st February 2005 2:23

British pop star ROBBIE WILLIAMS has hit out at reports he plans to embark on a movie career, insisting he has "no interest" in acting. The...

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Beatles Founder Dies

1st February 2005 2:23

ERIC GRIFFITHS, the founding member of the band that became THE BEATLES, died on Saturday (29JAN05) following a battle with pancreatic cancer. He...

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Great White Singer Refuses To Answer Suits

1st February 2005 2:23

GREAT WHITE frontman JACK RUSSELL has refused to answer allegations in civil suits filed against him by victims of the deadly 2003 fire which was...

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Bloom And Bosworth Blame Split On Work

1st February 2005 2:23

LATEST: ORLANDO BLOOM and KATE BOSWORTH have blamed their love split on their increasingly heavy work schedules. The screen stars spent two...

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Keating Shooting Thailand Videos

1st February 2005 2:23

Irish singer RONAN KEATING is shooting videos of Thailand's tsunami-ravaged coastline for the forthcoming MTV ASIA AID charity event. Keating...

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The Game Missed Out On Basketball Success

1st February 2005 2:23

New G-UNIT star THE GAME was a basketball phenomenon who lost his chance to become a sports star because of his big mouth. The rapper, real name...

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Carey Recruits Rush Hour Director For New Video

1st February 2005 2:23

MARIAH CAREY has enlisted the help of RUSH HOUR director BRETT RATNER for the video to her latest track IT'S LIKE THAT. The HONEY singer is...

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Degeneres Launches Campaign To Find Reid A Man

1st February 2005 2:23

AMERICAN PIE star TARA REID is so desperate for some romance in her life, she's promised to get married on ELLEN DeGENERES' chat show if the...

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Stamos Looks To 'Real Women' As He Moves On From Romijn

1st February 2005 2:23

REBECCA ROMIJN's estranged husband JOHN STAMOS is looking to date nurses and waitresses as he moves on from his painful marriage split. The...

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Last Samurai Star In Cop Rage

1st February 2005 2:23

THE LAST SAMURAI actor SHICHINOSUKE NAKAMURA has been arrested for punching a policeman following an alcohol-fuelled night of partying in Tokyo. ...

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Oscar Nomination Success For Real-life Hero

1st February 2005 2:23

HOTEL RWANDA star DON CHEADLE celebrated his OSCAR nomination news with a special person - the real life hero of the fact-based film. The war...

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Brady Bunch Star Indulges In A Lapdance

1st February 2005 2:23

Former BRADY BUNCH star CHRISTOPHER KNIGHT's wholesome image has been shattered after his exploits with a trio of lapdancers were broadcast on...

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Redford's Jail Time After Stunts Went Wrong

1st February 2005 2:23

Movie veteran ROBERT REDFORD served jail time as a reckless teenager after he and his stepbrother turned into hooligans at UNIVERSAL STUDIOS. ...

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Sideways Star To Play Harrison Ford's Wife

1st February 2005 2:23

SIDEWAYS star VIRGINIA MADSEN has signed up to play HARRISON FORD's wife in a new heist thriller. The OSCAR-nominated actress will team up with...

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Robbie Williams' Cartoon Phobia

1st February 2005 9:19

Singer ROBBIE WILLIAMS was an unlikely choice to voice a character in new animated movie SPRUNG! THE MAGIC ROUNDABOUT - because he was terrified of...

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Michael Film Gets Berlin Premiere

1st February 2005 9:19

A documentary charting GEORGE MICHAEL's life story has been added to the line-up at this year's (05) BERLIN FILM FESTIVAL. A DIFFERENT STORY -...

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Franz Ferdinand Top Nme Nominations

1st February 2005 9:19

Scots rockers FRANZ FERDINAND are leading the nominations at this year's (05) NME AWARDS. The TAKE ME OUT stars are up for Best British Band,...

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Mis-teeq Split

1st February 2005 9:19

British girl group MIS-TEEQ are splitting up to pursue solo projects. The sexy trio - ALESHA DIXON, SABRINA WASHINGTON and SU-ELISE NASH - have...

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Jackson Advised Not To 'Showboat' At Trial

1st February 2005 9:19

MICHAEL JACKSON has been advised not to showboat outside his Santa Maria, California, child molestation trial - by his own family. The singer's...

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Singing Moves Mini Me To Tears

1st February 2005 9:19

AUSTIN POWERS star VERNE TROYER was so moved by a woman's singing during relaxation therapy, he burst into tears. As part of the proceedings for...

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Stallone Mother's Psychic Dogs Predict Bush

1st February 2005 9:19

SYLVESTER STALLONE's mum JACKIE believes she has "proved" her pet dogs possess psychic powers - because they accurately predicted US President...

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Richardson's Shock At Mother's Fake Head

1st February 2005 9:19

Actress JOELY RICHARDSON was forced to avert her eyes during a gruesome NIP/TUCK scene which featured a replica of her mother VANESSA REDGRAVE's...

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Staunton's Impromptu Vera Drake Songs

1st February 2005 9:19

OSCAR-nominated actress IMELDA STAUNTON was forced to unleash a hidden talent while shooting VERA DRAKE - songwriting. In the critically...

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Wilson Grows Beard To Eradicate 'Stoner' Label

1st February 2005 9:19

Hollywood star OWEN WILSON is growing a beard in an effort to abolish the "stoner" tag the media have tainted him with. The STARSKY AND HUTCH...

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Blanchett's Oscars Dress Fears

1st February 2005 9:19

Aussie actress CATE BLANCHETT is terrified of trying on any of the designer gowns she's been offered for the OSCARS because she fears her baby...

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Robert Redford's Terrible Gift To Newman

1st February 2005 9:19

ROBERT REDFORD once sent pal PAUL NEWMAN a battered Porsche with a red bow wrapped around it as a 50th birthday gift. The movie star was so sick...

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Jealous Zane Halts Brook's Naked Scenes

1st February 2005 9:19

TITANIC heart-throb BILLY ZANE has lost his battle with movie-makers after demanding his girlfriend KELLY BROOK's naked scenes be cut from their...

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Brando Ex Publishes Memoirs

1st February 2005 9:19

MARLON BRANDO's third wife TARITA TERIIPAIA has exposed secrets from their ten-year marriage in her memoirs, including how the late acting legend...

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Manson Recreates First Date To Keep Romance Alive

1st February 2005 9:19

Rocker MARILYN MANSON keeps the romance alive in his relationship with fiancee DITA VON TEESE by constantly recreating their first date. The...

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The Game Is Rich From Drug Money

1st February 2005 9:19

Rap sensation THE GAME has yet to spend any of the millions he has made since signing to DR DRE's AFTERMATH label in 2002 because he's still living...

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Federline Made-up For Mag

1st February 2005 9:19

BRITNEY SPEARS' husband KEVIN FEDERLINE underwent a dramatic makeover in preparation for a major magazine photoshoot - under the guidance of his...

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Moss - Too Smart To Be Affected By Doherty

1st February 2005 13:49

KATE MOSS' ex-partner's mother THERESA HACK insists the supermodel is too smart to be lead astray by her drug-addicted boyfriend PETE DOHERTY. ...

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Pitt Aniston Split Leaves Ali G Homeless

1st February 2005 13:49

The split of Hollywood golden couple JENNIFER ANISTON and BRAD PITT has left British comedian SACHA BARON COHEN and his fiancee homeless. The...

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Gere Rejects Sound Of Music Lead

1st February 2005 13:49

Hollywood veteran RICHARD GERE has turned down the lead role in London musical THE SOUND OF MUSIC - despite a personal invitation from music mogul...

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Baseball Legend Sues Over Satc Ads

1st February 2005 13:49

Baseball legend YOGI BERRA is suing TURNER BROADCASTING SYSTEM for $10 million (GBP5 million) after his name appeared in the company's...

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Duffy Quits Coronation Street

1st February 2005 13:49

Former BOYZONE heart-throb KEITH DUFFY is quitting the British TV soap opera CORONATION STREET. The 30-year-old Irishman - who plays barman...

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Mcfadden Meets The Parents

1st February 2005 13:49

Irish pop hunk BRIAN McFADDEN has compared meeting girlfriend DELTA GOODREM's parents to hit comedy MEET THE FOCKERS - but he insists the couple...

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Minogue 'Still Friends' With Court Rival Waterman

1st February 2005 13:49

LATEST: Pop superstar KYLIE MINOGUE insists she is still friends with British record producer PETE WATERMAN despite suing him over unpaid royalties...

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Heidi Range Goes Solo

1st February 2005 13:49

SUGABABE beauty HEIDI RANGE is ditching the successful girl-group in a bid to secure a solo career. While her bandmates MUTYA BUENA and KEISHA...

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Del Vikings Star Lerchey Dies

1st February 2005 13:49

DEL VIKINGS rocker DAVID LERCHEY has died from cancer in a Florida hospital. He was 67. The singer had been suffering from cancer and pulmonary...

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Ashanti And Beyonce Sing Together To Dampen Feud

1st February 2005 13:49

R+B star ASHANTI is to team up with pop superstar BEYONCE KNOWLES to dampen rumours of rivalry between them. The 24-year-old singer recently...

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Razorlight Explain Us Walkout

1st February 2005 13:49

LATEST: RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL walked off stage midway through his last month's (JAN05) Denver concert date, because he felt suicidal...

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Good Charlotte Nearly Destroyed By Booze

1st February 2005 13:49

GOOD CHARLOTTE frontman JOEL MADDEN's drinking addiction nearly destroyed the multi million-selling band. The American punk-rock ensemble -...

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Hasselhoff's Hunt For The Ultimate Breakfast

1st February 2005 13:49

Former BAYWATCH star DAVID HASSELHOFF became so addicted to traditional English breakfasts while living in London last year (04), he scoured the...

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Paltrow Stretching Her Horizons

1st February 2005 13:49

Hollywood beauty GWYNETH PALTROW is undergoing revolutionary therapy to improve her figure on the advice of close friend and new age expert...

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Johansson Craves Younger Touch

1st February 2005 13:49

Screen siren SCARLETT JOHANSSON is desperate for attention from younger men - and deeply regrets claiming she only wanted to date men over 30. ...

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Desperate Housewives Feeling Overexposed

1st February 2005 13:49

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES beauties EVA LONGORIA and NICOLETTE SHERIDAN are beginning to feel over-exposed. The ABC show won an army of fans upon it's...

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Flynn Boyle's 'Scandalous Nude Flight'

1st February 2005 16:28

Movie beauty LARA FLYNN BOYLE has been accused of stripping nude and trying to seduce a fellow passenger during a recent first-class flight to...

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Aniston Dating Derailed Co-star?

1st February 2005 16:29

Movie beauty JENNIFER ANISTON has fuelled speculation she's dating her DERAILED co-star VINCENT CASSEL by spending most of her free time with the...

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Jolie: 'Stars Can Harm Charities'

1st February 2005 16:30

Hollywood beauty ANGELINA JOLIE has warned other charitable celebrities their efforts can sometimes do more harm than good. The TOMB RAIDER...

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Eastwood: 'Hollywood Not The Movie Capital'

1st February 2005 17:38

Director CLINT EASTWOOD disputes the notion Hollywood holds a monopoly on film-making, because great movies can be made anywhere in the world. ...

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Richardson Happy With Secret Relationship

1st February 2005 17:38

British actress JOELY RICHARDSON is happy in her clandestine relationship - but she refuses to divulge the identity of her mystery partner. The...

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Longoria In Trouble With Grandmother

1st February 2005 17:38

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES actress EVA LONGORIA has difficulty explaining her raunchy on-screen antics to her traditional grandmother. The 29-year-old...

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Jackson Bases King Kong On Silverback

1st February 2005 17:38

Movie maker PETER JACKSON wants the star of his upcoming re-make of KING KONG to look as realistic as possible, so he's basing the mythical giant...

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Furlong And The Lobsters

1st February 2005 17:38

EDWARD FURLONG is still teased about his efforts to liberate a group of lobsters from a supermarket last year (04) - but insists he was driven to...

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Gyllenhaal Wants To Be Queen Of Hollywood

1st February 2005 17:38

MAGGIE GYLLENHAAL wants to follow in her brother JAKE's footsteps and make the giant leap from independent films to Hollywood blockbusters. Jake...

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Wilson: 'I'm Not An Alcoholic'

1st February 2005 17:38

Heart-throb actor OWEN WILSON has slammed reports he is an alcoholic receiving intensive treatment to overcome his addiction. THE ROYAL...

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Fox Hailed By Parkinson's Campaigners

1st February 2005 17:38

Parkinson's disease campaigners have hailed MICHAEL J FOX as an inspiration to fellow sufferers after he was photographed enjoying a fun-packed...

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Hurley Diet Branded Dangerous

1st February 2005 17:38

Doctors have warned ELIZABETH HURLEY the diet she uses to stay in shape is ruining her health. The actress has revealed she shed all the weight...

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Borrell Slams Split Rumours

1st February 2005 17:38

RAZORLIGHT singer JOHNNY BORRELL has slammed reports the band are on the verge of splitting after cancelling the tail end of their American tour...

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Paula Abdul Misses Singing

1st February 2005 17:38

LATEST: PAULA ABDUL is desperate to rekindle her singing career, because she is tired of helping other performers find fame. The AMERICAN IDOL...

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Carey Loved Collaborating

1st February 2005 17:38

MARIAH CAREY loved collaborating with a host of stars on her new album, because it felt like a collective of great talent. The singer enlisted...

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Novoselic Turns Nirvana Approach On Politics

1st February 2005 17:38

Former NIRVANA rocker KRIST NOVOSELIC wants to shake up the American political system just as his band changed the music scene forever in the early...

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Geldof: 'I'm A Musician As Well'

1st February 2005 17:38

SIR BOB GELDOF has slammed allegations he only deserves his forthcoming BRIT AWARD for his charity work. The 50-year-old campaigner and former...

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Beckhams Set Date For Third Birth

1st February 2005 17:38

VICTORIA BECKHAM will give birth to her third child in a Madrid hospital on 25 February (05), according to reports. The former SPICE GIRL and...

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Ex-wife To Star In Jackson Trial

1st February 2005 17:38

MICHAEL JACKSON's ex-wife DEBBIE ROWE has agreed to give evidence against the singer during his child molestation trial. Rowe, who was married...

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Lynn Anderson Pleads Not Guilty

1st February 2005 21:18

LATEST: Country star LYNN ANDERSON has pleaded not guilty to shoplifting charges after being arrested outside a Taos, New Mexico, supermarket for...

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Cher Says Goodbye For Good

1st February 2005 21:18

Pop superstar CHER will end her Farewell Tour in April (30APR05) at Los Angeles' Hollywood Bowl after 325 shows in three years. The world trek,...

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Fanning Skips Audition

1st February 2005 21:18

Actress DAKOTA FANNING has impressed movie bosses with her acting skills so much, the director of her latest film HIDE AND SEEK felt it would be...

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Longoria Hires Personal Trainer

1st February 2005 21:18

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA has hired a personal trainer to improve her naked appearance in the hit TV series. The 29-year-old...

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Letterman Pays Tribute To Carson With Jokes

1st February 2005 21:18

Late night chat show host DAVID LETTERMAN paid tribute to late great JOHNNY CARSON on his THE LATE SHOW last night (31JAN05) by delivering an...

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Cumming Bitter About Singer

1st February 2005 21:18

Actor ALAN CUMMING is relieved BRYAN SINGER isn't on board to direct the second sequel in the X-MEN series - because he hated working with him on...

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The Rock Blasts Weak Superheroes

1st February 2005 21:18

Wrestler-turned-movie star DWAYNE 'THE ROCK' JOHNSON has attacked Hollywood's latest batch of action stars for being too weak and slim to carry...

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Nicole Wins Top Skin Award

1st February 2005 21:18

NICOLE KIDMAN has been honoured for fighting skin issues at the eighth annual SKINNIES AWARDS, which are held to reward the film stars who serve as...

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Rowling's Cousin To Take Lie Detector Test

1st February 2005 21:18

Author JK ROWLING's cousin BEN is so determined to prove he inspired her hit HARRY POTTER books, he's signed up to take a lie detector test on a...

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Arnold Gets Tough With Card Firm

1st February 2005 21:18

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER and his wife MARIA SHRIVER have declared war on greeting card company RECYCLED PAPER GREETINGS, INC after they used an image...

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Borrell Labels Doherty 'A Moron'

1st February 2005 21:18

RAZORLIGHT star JOHNNY BORRELL has slammed former LIBERTINE PETE DOHERTY for boasting about his drug addictions to impressionable fans. The UP...

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Keanu Quits Becky

1st February 2005 21:18

KEANU REEVES has quit hobby group BECKY because they were getting too serious about their career. The former DOGSTAR bassist was forced to leave...

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Iglesias Launches New Hilfiger Fragrance

1st February 2005 21:18

Latino heart-throb ENRIQUE IGLESIAS has teamed up with fashion giant TOMMY HILFIGER to launch a new cologne. The HERO singer has been announced...

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Midnight Oil Reunite

1st February 2005 21:18

Australian rockers MIDNIGHT OIL reunited to help raise money for victims of the 26 December (04) tsunami in south east Asia. The DIESEL AND DUST...

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Bob Marley Celebrations Begin In Ethiopia

1st February 2005 21:18

Thousands of Bob Marley fans gathered in the Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, today (01FEB05) for the start a month of festivities marking the 60th...

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Idol Sympathises With Prince Harry

1st February 2005 21:18

Eighties icon BILLY IDOL sympathises with British royal PRINCE HARRY after the outcry over his Nazi costume stunt - because he did the same as a...

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