Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 6th May 2003

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Cumming's Wild Ways

6th May 2003 1:44

X-MEN 2 star ALAN CUMMING has no plans to lead a healthy lifestyle - insisting alcohol binges are an important part of living. The bisexual actor...

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Hudson's Clothes Reveal Naked Ambition

6th May 2003 1:44

ALMOST FAMOUS actress KATE HUDSON doesn't bother to dress up around the house - if at all. The movie babe admits that her husband - BLACK CROWES...

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Political Reality Show Dropped

6th May 2003 1:44

A planned political reality show has been scrapped, after TV bosses in America complained about escalating costs. Cable station FX NETWORK dropped...

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Host Of Stars Expected At Placido Domingo Show

6th May 2003 1:44

A host of Hollywood stars will turn out for an anticipated concert featuring PLACIDO DOMINGO. The PLACIDO DOMINGO + FRIENDS CONCERT will take...

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Tv Show's Abortion Controversy

6th May 2003 1:44

Hit American TV series EVERWOOD is taking big risks by airing a controversial episode in which a teenage girl goes through with an abortion. The...

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Winona Ryder Happily Single

6th May 2003 1:44

Convicted shoplifter WINONA RYDER is amused by the constant reports about her love life - because she's currently single. The GIRL, INTERRUPTED...

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Brad's Sinbad Is A Treat For His Nieces And Nephews

6th May 2003 1:44

BRAD PITT jumped at the chance to become SINBAD in DREAMWORKS' latest animated epic - because at last he has something he can take his nephews and...

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Frasier Star Says The End Is In Sight

6th May 2003 1:44

FRASIER star DAVID HYDE PIERCE sees the next series of the hit urbane sitcom as its last. The actor - who plays neurotic DR NILES CRANE - believes...

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24: The Movie?

6th May 2003 1:44

Top television series 24 could be made into a feature film, according to its star KIEFER SUTHERLAND. The actor, who plays Agent JACK BAUER in the...

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Renee Sat Out Run With Heel Problem

6th May 2003 1:44

LATEST: Actress RENEE ZELLWEGER is appalled by news she quit a charity race to go shopping - she's actually suffering from a painful heel injury...

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Leonardo And Gisele Spotted Back Together

6th May 2003 1:44

Film hunk LEONARDO DiCAPRIO is back with his former love, supermodel GISELE BUNCHEN - after she performed a sexy dance for him. The GANGS OF NEW...

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Lil' Kim's Watch Watching

6th May 2003 1:44

LIL' KIM has a way of filtering out potentially bad dates - she assesses the quality of their watches. The diminutive CRUSH ON YOU rapper, who has...

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Shania's Property Plan Upsets Kiwis

6th May 2003 1:44

Stunning singer SHANIA TWAIN has upset New Zealand outdoor groups over her plans to buy high country property in the nation. Canadian Twain, who...

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Led Zep Get Lost Spinal Tap Style

6th May 2003 1:44

One of cult rock movie SPINAL TAP's most hilarious scenes could have been prompted by a forgotten LED ZEPPELIN moment, when they got lost under the...

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Mick Hucknall's Soccer Joy Angers Fans

6th May 2003 1:44

SIMPLY RED frontman MICK HUCKNALL ignited the wrath of his own fans at a gig - by gloating about soccer team MANCHESTER UNITED's PREMIERSHIP win. ...

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Odb Leaves Jail In Style With New Deal And Clothing Line

6th May 2003 1:44

Rapper OL' DIRTY BASTARD isn't wasting any time in getting back to business after a spell in jail - he's joining the long list of hip-hop designers...

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Cheap Prices Help Madonna's Cd Sell

6th May 2003 1:44

MADONNA's success in the US with her new album AMERICAN LIFE has been put down to her CD being sold for cheaper than usual. American Life made its...

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Nelly's Nikes

6th May 2003 1:44

NELLY has joined the NIKE footwear family and his new trainer will do battle with JAY-Z's REEBOK line. The HOT IN HERRE hitmaker and Nike will...

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Great White Dropped From Blaze Lawsuit

6th May 2003 1:44

Rockers GREAT WHITE have been dropped from a lawsuit which blames them for the nightclub blaze that claimed the lives of 99 people in February...

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Police Deny David Lee Roth Intruder Story

6th May 2003 1:44

LATEST: DAVID LEE ROTH's claims of using a shotgun to stop an intruder at his California home differ greatly to a police report. The VAN HALEN...

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Graham's Modesty Spoils Love Scene

6th May 2003 9:13

BOOGIE NIGHTS actress HEATHER GRAHAM caused problems on the set of her new film HOPE SPRINGS - by being too modest. The stunning star - who...

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Sorvino Strikes Back

6th May 2003 9:13

GOODFELLAS star PAUL SORVINO is making sure he has the last word in his daughter AMANDA's noise nuisance battle - by blasting her neighbours on his...

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Loren Slates Swept Away

6th May 2003 9:13

Veteran movie beauty SOPHIA LOREN has slated MADONNA's ill-fated film remake of SWEPT AWAY. The EL CID star was being questioned about her three...

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Ferris Bueller Star Waits For Sentence

6th May 2003 9:13

FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF star JEFFREY JONES must wait to find out what his fate will be after being charged with child pornography offences last...

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Ewan Critiques Iraqi War Coverage

6th May 2003 9:13

EWAN McGREGOR's role in BLACK HAWK DOWN gave the Scottish actor a fresh perspective on war, which afforded him a critical view of the recent...

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Pacino Crowned Best Ever Movie Star

6th May 2003 9:13

GODFATHER star AL PACINO is the greatest ever movie star - according to the British public. The method actor was handed the accolade after British...

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Secrets From Matt Leblanc's Hawaiian Wedding

6th May 2003 9:13

DAVID ARQUETTE made the most of pal MATT LeBLANC's fantasy Hawaiian wedding at the weekend (03MAY03) - he took surfing lessons on Kauai's north...

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Jude Meets Nicole - Again

6th May 2003 9:13

LATEST: COLD MOUNTAIN star JUDE LAW has been spotted enjoying another dinner date with NICOLE KIDMAN - intensifying speculation that the pair are in...

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Cowell Blamed For Contestant's Ousting

6th May 2003 9:13

An ousted AMERICAN IDOL contestant has blamed no-nonsense judge SIMON COWELL's harsh criticism for her elimination from the show. Sexy wannabe...

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Leann Rimes Performs In New Hometown

6th May 2003 9:13

Sexy singer LeANN RIMES wooed her new neighbours in Nashville, Tennessee, on Sunday (04MAY03) - by performing a local concert. The show was held...

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Alanis' Birthday Misery

6th May 2003 9:13

ALANIS MORISSETTE tasted the low-point of fame when she was left all alone in Finland on her birthday. The Canadian rocker admits celebrating...

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Korn Frontman To Play Crack Dealer

6th May 2003 9:13

KORN frontman JONATHAN DAVIS' feature acting debut is set to raise a few eyebrows - he'll be playing a crack dealer. The movie, toplined by JAY...

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Pod Saved By The Matrix Reloaded

6th May 2003 9:13

Rockers POD have credited upcoming movie THE MATRIX RELOADED with saving their band. The bandmembers admit they were on the brink of breaking up...

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Bob Dole Slams The Osbournes

6th May 2003 9:13

American politician BOB DOLE is possibly the last person in America to discover the OSBOURNES - and he despises them. Dole blasted rocker OZZY...

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Jay Kay: 'Press Get Me Wrong'

6th May 2003 13:39

JAMIROQUAI star JAY KAY feels he's unfairly portrayed in the press. The singer's turbulent lovelife and showbiz party antics have become popular...

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Pee Me A River

6th May 2003 13:39

A British student has won a contest to meet pop heart-throb JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE - by urinating live on radio. KULWANT UPPAL, 19, drank 10 litres of...

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Jamiroquai's Scottish Break

6th May 2003 13:39

JAMIROQUAI star JAY KAY is leaving his London showbiz life behind, to record a new album in the solitude of the Scottish Highlands. The hat-clad...

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Jay-z's Expensive Smoking Habit

6th May 2003 13:39

Rapper JAY-Z loves his hobby of collecting and smoking cigars - even if it's an expensive past-time. The GIRLS, GIRLS, GIRLS hip-hop star...

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Bunton's New Slim Figure

6th May 2003 13:39

Ex-SPICE GIRL EMMA BUNTON claims she's lost ten kilograms (21 pounds) - despite continuing to eat whatever food she feels like. The WHAT TOOK YOU...

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Steps Stars Feuding

6th May 2003 13:39

The former stars of STEPS have been unable to patch up their differences - new duo CLAIRE RICHARDS and IAN 'H' WATKINS have vowed never to speak to...

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Maffia Gig Cancelled Over Gun Fears

6th May 2003 13:39

SO SOLID CREW member LISA MAFFIA has had a concert cancelled by the police at the last minute - because of fears over the threat of gun violence. ...

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Ronan Becomes The Wedding Singer

6th May 2003 13:39

A British multi-millionaire has stunned his new bride, by hiring heart-throb RONAN KEATING to serenade her at their wedding. ANDREA STOREY, 30,...

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Tv Show Exposes Heather Mills' Murky Past

6th May 2003 13:39

A new documentary about HEATHER MILLS claims the wife of SIR PAUL McCARTNEY is a gold-digger with a murky past. Former friends, family members and...

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Buttafuoco To Divorce

6th May 2003 13:39

The man behind the Long Island Lolita scandal, JOEY BUTTAFUOCO, has announced he is to divorce his wife MARY JO after 26 years together. The case...

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Stephens Feels Spite

6th May 2003 13:39

DIE ANOTHER DAY star TOBY STEPHENS gets the feeling people want his acting career to be a failure - because of his famous parents. The 34-year-old...

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X-men 2: Many Mistakes

6th May 2003 13:39

Smash hit blockbuster X-MEN 2 may be enthralling fans - but sharp-eyed viewers have spotted 42 mistakes. The HUGH JACKMAN movie was scrutinised by...

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Robert Powell's Convincing Jesus

6th May 2003 13:39

ROBERT POWELL's portrayal of JESUS CHRIST in 70s TV series JESUS OF NAZARETH was so convincing, he was worshipped by Christians in south America. ...

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Indy Gets The Dvd Treatment

6th May 2003 13:39

Fans of the INDIANA JONES films are to get a special treat as they wait for the fourth movie in the series - the hit trilogy is to finally be...

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Brad's Words Of Warning

6th May 2003 13:39

BRAD PITT was a distracting presence on the set of wife JENNIFER ANISTON's new movie BRUCE ALMIGHTY. Aniston's co-star JIM CARREY confesses Pitt...

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Stone: Illness Was Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me

6th May 2003 13:39

Actress SHARON STONE believes her serious illness in 2001 was the best thing that ever happened to her - despite the fact it nearly killed her. ...

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Wessex's Royal Pregnancy Joy

6th May 2003 13:39

The British royal family are celebrating today after it was revealed the COUNTESS OF WESSEX is three months pregnant. SOPHIE WESSEX, the wife of...

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Blur Inspired By Former Guitarist

6th May 2003 17:23

BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN's has credited departed guitarist GRAHAM COXON as the inspiration behind the band's new punk track WE'VE GOT A FILE ON...

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Avril Rocks To Her Own Tune

6th May 2003 17:23

Teen rocker AVRIL LAVIGNE is a newcomer to the music world - but that hasn't stopped her insisting her own creative ideas are included in the...

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Britney Was Bored Of Being Blonde

6th May 2003 17:23

The secret behind BRITNEY SPEARS new dark-haired look has been revealed - her mother was bored of her being blonde. The sexy singer stunned fans...

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Snoop's Metallica Tribute

6th May 2003 17:23

Superstar rapper SNOOP DOGG stunned thousands of heavy metal fans at a tribute to rock gods METALLICA - by performing his own ode to the band. ...

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Djs Suspended For Playing Dixie Chicks

6th May 2003 17:23

An American radio station has suspended two disc jockeys for playing the DIXIE CHICKS - violating a ban imposed after the group criticised President...

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Britney Pays Farrell Surprise Visit

6th May 2003 17:23

Sexy singer BRITNEY SPEARS has enjoyed a secret liaison with foul-mouthed Irish actor COLIN FARRELL - refuelling reports of an unlikely romance...

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Brosnan Takes On Matador

6th May 2003 17:23

Hollywood smoothie PIERCE BROSNAN is close to sealing a deal to appear in upcoming indie thriller THE MATADOR. The JAMES BOND star will play a...

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Downey Jr Parties Dry

6th May 2003 17:23

Raucous actor ROBERT DOWNEY JR. has conquered his drink and drug demons - but he still loves a great party. The 38-year-old, who enjoyed an...

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Hollywood Still Scared Of Sars

6th May 2003 17:23

Two Canadian radio journalists have reportedly been barred from the upcoming CANNES FILM FESTIVAL in France - because stars there are scared of the...

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Kate And Sam Pucker Up In New York

6th May 2003 17:23

Actress KATE WINSLET and her director boyfriend SAM MENDES have left onlookers stunned - with a display of public affection. The normally-reticent...

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Jane Fonda Ready For Hollywood Comeback

6th May 2003 17:23

Sixties screen beauty JANE FONDA is planning a Hollywood comeback by agreeing to a new CAMERON CROWE directed movie. The actress, who wowed film...

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Inquiry Launched After Harry Potter Book Found Dumped

6th May 2003 17:23

An inquiry has been launched after two stolen copies of JK ROWLING's eagerly awaited fifth HARRY POTTER novel were discovered dumped in a field. ...

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Lopez Lawsuit Paves Way For Movie Role

6th May 2003 17:23

JENNIFER LOPEZ is in talks to appear in a remake of 1983 movie FLASHDANCE - after movie bosses spotted her copying dance routines from the original...

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Berry Voted World's Most Beautiful Woman

6th May 2003 17:23

JAMES BOND sexpot HALLE BERRY has been voted the world's top beauty aged over 30 - by her fellow women. Nearly a third (31 per cent) of readers of...

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Paris Hilton: I Party To Make Money

6th May 2003 20:59

Hotel heiress PARIS HILTON is upset with her party-girl image - because she insists her regular attendance at Hollywood clubs is to make business...

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Romijn Stamos Vetoes Working With Husband

6th May 2003 20:59

Screen beauty REBECCA ROMIJN-STAMOS feels acting alongside her husband JOHN STAMOS would be a terrible move - because she can't imagine spending so...

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Winfrey Eyes Two More Years

6th May 2003 20:59

OPRAH WINFREY has had a change of heart about wrapping up her syndicated TV talk show in 2006. Billionairess Oprah is close to finalising a deal...

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Carlyle Praised For Hitler Role

6th May 2003 20:59

THE FULL MONTY star ROBERT CARLYLE has taken on the toughest role of his life - and won high praise for it. The Scottish star plays reviled German...

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Sarah Jessica Parker Wants A Baby Girl

6th May 2003 20:59

SEX AND THE CITY beauty SARAH JESSICA PARKER can't wait to have a baby girl - so she can hand down all of her expensive clothes. The actress,...

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New Zealand's 'Rings' Premiere In The Balance

6th May 2003 20:59

The world premiere of the final LORD OF THE RINGS movie could be taken away from the New Zealand capital of Wellington - in a row over the state of...

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Eric Mccormack To Make Directing Debut

6th May 2003 20:59

WILL + GRACE star ERIC McCORMACK is set to shift behind the cameras to make his feature directing debut. The Canadian actor has signed up for...

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Maguire Gets Justice With New Movie

6th May 2003 20:59

SPIDER-MAN hunk TOBEY MAGUIRE has inked a deal to produce a big-screen adaptation of the LEN WILLIAMS novel JUSTICE DEFERRED. Maguire is not...

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The Hives Want A Criminal Record

6th May 2003 20:59

Swedish rocker THE HIVES are seeking inspiration for their new album from a school for "criminal youngsters". The well-dressed outfit are hard at...

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Lavigne: Boys Are Better

6th May 2003 20:59

Rebellious rocker AVRIL LAVIGNE has always preferred the company of rough-and-tumble boys. The angst-ridden SK8ER BOI singer is noted for her...

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Lass Bass Won't Go Solo

6th May 2003 20:59

'N SYNC star LANCE BASS is taking on a an individual stance from his bandmates - by insisting he'll be only one not to release a solo album. The...

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Albarn: Coxon Will Perform With Blur Again

6th May 2003 20:59

BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN is convinced former bandmate GRAHAM COXON will perform with the band again. The bespectacled guitarist left the group...

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Brian Mcknight In Sex Tape Scandal Episode

6th May 2003 20:59

R+B crooner BRIAN McKNIGHT is set to hit American TV screens as a singer caught in the midst of a sex tape scandal - a storyline very similar to...

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Ricky Tops Gay Query List

6th May 2003 20:59

RICKY MARTIN, BRITNEY SPEARS, JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE, ROBBIE WILLIAMS and brothers AARON and NICK CARTER are the pop stars who prompt fans to ask `Are...

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Robbie's Lion Role

6th May 2003 20:59

British pop prince ROBBIE WILLIAMS has finally landed a movie role - playing a lion in a TV film. The singer, who is reportedly keen to make the...

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Britney's 'Fantastic' New Album

6th May 2003 20:59

BRITNEY SPEARS' eagerly awaited new album is already getting rave reviews months ahead of its release - from members of her family. The OOPS...I...

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Jury Rules In Favour Of Juvenile

6th May 2003 20:59

Rapper JUVENILE did not steal his most successful song from a rival New Orleans performer, a federal jury has ruled. Juvenile - real name TERIUS...

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