Music, Movie and Entertainment News 30th April 2003

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Disney Characters Return To Comic Books

30th April 2003 1:58

Cartoon favourites MICKEY MOUSE, DONALD DUCK and other DISNEY characters are set to return to comic books - after a four-year absence. Comics...

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Julia Louis-dreyfuss Goes Green

30th April 2003 1:58

Former SEINFELD star JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUSS has made a contribution to ecology - by making her house totally environmentally friendly. The brunette...

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Underdog Stiller To Save Gym

30th April 2003 1:58

Comedy actor BEN STILLER will embark on a battle to save a small gym from closure in a new comedy he's set to star in and direct. The ZOOLANDER...

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Kutcher Congratulated For Prank-pulling

30th April 2003 1:58

Hollywood hunk ASHTON KUTCHER has received a big pat on the back - for terrorising celebrities with a series of pranks. The DUDE, WHERE'S MY CAR?...

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Rebecca Faces The Big Freeze In Canada

30th April 2003 1:58

Model-turned-actress REBECCA ROMIJN-STAMOS suffered for her art in the X-MEN sequel - by spending hours completely naked in Canadian blizzards. ...

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Macpherson Make's Lead Lined Cot To Protect Baby

30th April 2003 1:58

Ex-supermodel ELLE MACPHERSON has had a special cot lined of lead made for her baby AURELIUS - to protect him from harmful rays when travelling on...

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Dunst To Marry Spider-man?

30th April 2003 1:58

KIRSTEN DUNST has been pictured in a wedding dress on the set of the SPIDER-MAN sequel - heightening speculation her character will marry the...

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Firth: I Won't Do Another Bridget Jones

30th April 2003 1:58

COLIN FIRTH has piled more doubt onto the future of the BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY sequel by announcing he will not reprise his role of MARK DARCY -...

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Apple Launches New Itunes

30th April 2003 1:58

Computer giants APPLE have launched a new pay-as-you-go music sharing Internet facility that experts feel could save the music industry. The...

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West Captures Cowell's Roving Eye

30th April 2003 1:58

MADELINE WEST is hoping to emulate her fellow ex-NEIGHBOURS stars KYLIE MINOGUE and HOLLY VALANCE by launching a successful pop career - after...

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James Brown: I Don't Feel Good

30th April 2003 1:58

Soul legend JAMES BROWN's impressive footwork when he performs on-stage is starting to take its toll - he's often in pain for days on end...

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Lopez Fails To Poach Kylie's Bottom Expert

30th April 2003 1:58

JENNIFER LOPEZ has failed in an audacious attempt to poach the woman who makes rival singer KYLIE MINOGUE's celebrated bottom look so good. Lopez,...

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Tatu's Messy British Tour Cancelled?

30th April 2003 1:58

Confusion and recrimination reigned over lesbian pop duo TATU's supposedly cancelled British tour yesterday (29APR03). POLYDOR record company...

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50 Cent In Trouble

30th April 2003 1:58

Rapper 50 CENT is being sued for $5 million (GBP3.3 million) after backing out of a concert in Boise, Idaho. The hip-hop hero, real name CURTIS...

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Jackson Slams Mccartney

30th April 2003 1:58

Controversial star MICHAEL JACKSON has slammed fellow singer SIR PAUL McCARTNEY for criticising his parenting skills. Jackson, who had a hit with...

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Jack Seeks Help From Mum

30th April 2003 1:58

LATEST: JACK OSBOURNE begged his mother SHARON for help after taking his drug and alcohol abuse to the limit. Sharon and OZZY reportedly received...

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Will J.lo Have To Wait?

30th April 2003 10:34

Latina stunner JENNIFER LOPEZ will delay her wedding - because the chapel she has her heart set on will take a year to complete. Developers are...

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Rick James' Easy Flirting Technique

30th April 2003 10:34

Singer RICK JAMES attracts women without the need for a pick-up line - he uses his music. The SUPERFREAK star admits he's never had to rely on...

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'N Sync's Challenge For The Children Set For Miami

30th April 2003 10:34

This year (03) 'N SYNC are to take their annual children's charity event to the sunny shores of Florida's South Beach, Miami. CHILDREN FOR THE...

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U2 And The Corrs Set To Perform At Special Olympics World Games

30th April 2003 10:34

U2, THE CORRS, SAMANTHA MUMBA and are among the Irish stars set to perform at the Opening Ceremony of the 11th SPECIAL OLYMPICS WORLD SUMMER GAMES...

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S Club Caught Out On Web

30th April 2003 10:34

S CLUB lawyers have finally managed to shut down a website making fun of their split. The site SCLUB8.COM, based on the name of the newly promoted...

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P Diddy Rages Over Janet Jackson Track

30th April 2003 10:34

Rap mogul SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS has landed in the midst of a feud with one of his acts over a song for JANET JACKSON. Sources say the BAD BOY boss...

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Dixie Chicks Get Round-the-clock Security Posse

30th April 2003 10:34

The backlash against the DIXIE CHICKS has become so threatening, they've employed a round-the-clock "posse" of security men. Lead singer NATALIE...

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Prince Wins In Court

30th April 2003 10:34

Pop superstar PRINCE has won against his former girlfriend after his legal team proved he was the victim of a "spiteful lawsuit". Interior...

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Beyonce And Jay-z To Wed

30th April 2003 10:34

Singer BEYONCE KNOWLES has left her family home in preparation for her marriage to rapper JAY-Z. The DESTINY'S CHILD frontwoman, who embarked on a...

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Mcgregor Helps Break Scotch Myth

30th April 2003 10:34

MOULIN ROUGE! hunk EWAN McGREGOR has spoken out to break the myth of his fellow Scotsmen being tight-fisted with cash. The actor insists his...

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Joe Millionaire Runner-up On Cover Of Playboy

30th April 2003 10:34

Reality TV star SARAH KOZER is to priming herself for a spot of modelling - for soft-porn magazine PLAYBOY. Kozer, 29, came second on dating show...

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Hugh Jackman's Self Loving

30th April 2003 10:34

X-MEN 2 star HUGH JACKMAN's had a curious problem in his past - he couldn't stop masturbating. The Aussie actor's role model of the time always...

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Boreanaz Crowing About New Role

30th April 2003 10:34

ANGEL hunk DAVID BOREANAZ is to star in the fourth CROW film - alongside Hollywood legend DENNIS HOPPER. The former BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER actor...

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Sesame Street's Big Bird To Release Autobiography

30th April 2003 10:34

The man behind the iconic childrens' TV character BIG BIRD is to release an autobiography. CAROLL SPINNEY is telling the story of his rise to...

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Hudson Finds A True Pal In Stella

30th April 2003 10:34

KATE HUDSON discovered that having designer STELLA McCARTNEY as a pal is invaluable when it comes to last-minute fashion disasters. The actress...

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Family Fears For Hugh

30th April 2003 10:34

Aussie actor HUGH JACKMAN fears he and his wife DEBORRA FURNESS might be an incestuous couple because of his father's family tree search. ...

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Military Campaign Gets Posh And Naomi Back Together

30th April 2003 10:34

VICTORIA BECKHAM and NAOMI CAMPBELL are friends again thanks to manouverings from top fashion house DOLCE and GABBANA. The pair had a vicious...

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Paquin Works On Her Hobbies

30th April 2003 13:29

OSCAR winner ANNA PAQUIN is making sure she's never unemployed by taking up ballet and paparazzi photography in her spare time. THE PIANO, 20,...

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Travolta Angles For Fish

30th April 2003 13:29

Hollywood heavyweight JOHN TRAVOLTA went to great lengths to satisfy his craving for fish recently - and it cost him dearly. The PULP FICTION star...

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Statham Beefs It Up For Bouncer Blockbuster

30th April 2003 13:29

THE TRANSPORTER star JASON STATHAM is to head up a cast of British stars in a film about the world of bouncers. The project is the brainchild of...

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Rebecca's Shower Traumas With Alan Cumming

30th April 2003 13:29

Model-turned-actress REBECCA ROMIJN-STAMOS and actor ALAN CUMMING became luxury shower buddies on the set of the new X-MEN sequel. The odd...

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Ewan Nets Locals Money

30th April 2003 13:29

Alabama locals are mourning the loss of temporary resident EWAN McGREGOR - because he bought so much money to the area. The Scottish hunk was...

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Liu Changes Charlies

30th April 2003 13:29

Gorgeous CHARLIE'S ANGELS star LUCY LIU is set to swap one Charlie for another. The former ALLY McBEAL star is to take on the role of a modern day...

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Farrell In Breast Furore

30th April 2003 13:29

Hollywood hellraiser COLIN FARRELL nearly got himself into trouble over breasts belonging to another man's girlfriend. The PHONE BOOTH star - who...

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Ashton's New Dating Rules

30th April 2003 13:29

ASHTON KUTCHER has a new set of dating rules after his split from JUST MARRIED co-star BRITTANY MURPHY. The funnyman admitted, "I'm single and I'm...

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Hucknall's Toothy Theft Trauma

30th April 2003 13:29

SIMPLY RED singer MICK HUCKNALL is terrified of being mugged - because he's afraid he'd lose his teeth. The STARS crooner has spent lots of money...

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Rem Star: Our New Songs Rock

30th April 2003 13:29

REM guitarist PETER BUCK has delighted fans by insisting the group's latest tracks are some of their best ever. Buck, who went through a court...

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Pink's Poetic Justice

30th April 2003 13:29

Pop bad girl PINK works off her anger through the medium of poetry. The rhyming songstress believes her verse is a way of ridding herself of...

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Hendrix Art Goes On Sale

30th April 2003 13:29

Rock legend JIMI HENDRIX wasn't just a talented musician - as a new auction demonstrates. The PURPLE HAZE star was a secret artist, and a number...

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Jazz Star Fuller Dies

30th April 2003 13:29

Jazz trumpet player WALTER FULLER has died - he was 93. The veteran musician started his career in 1930 after being influenced by LOUIS ARMSTRONG....

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Tyler's First Time Nightmare

30th April 2003 13:29

He may have a reputation as a rock lothario but STEVEN TYLER's first sexual experience wasn't a pleasant one. The AEROSMITH rocker lost his...

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Dixie Chick Brands Opposers 'Un-american'

30th April 2003 13:29

DIXIE CHICK guitarist EMILY ROBISON has branded the reaction against their anti-war stance "un-American". The country trio have faced angry...

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Anastacia's Breast Cancer Campaign

30th April 2003 13:29

Brave songstress ANASTACIA has decided to launch a breast cancer campaign - to draw young women's attention to the disease. The I'M OUTTA LOVE...

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Blue Singer Starts Model Agency

30th April 2003 13:29

BLUE hunk SIMON WEBBE has started his own modelling agency in an effort to ensure hardworking beauties are treated well. The ALL RISE hitmaker has...

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Jackman Springs Into X-men Action

30th April 2003 16:56

X-MEN star HUGH JACKMAN was astonished when he landed the role of WOLVERINE in the superhero franchise - because he heard nothing after mailing an...

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Parminder's Er Joy

30th April 2003 16:56

BEND IT LIKE BECKHAM star PARMINDER NAGRA is still reeling with the shock of landing a role on ER. The pretty British actress was astonished when...

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Costner's Project Attracts Bevy Of Beauties

30th April 2003 16:56

Movie hunk KEVIN COSTNER has proved he can still charm, by attracting four of Hollywood's up-and-coming beauties to his latest project. ...

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Rockwell Turns Down Winona

30th April 2003 16:56

Hollywood actress WINONA RYDER has reportedly been romantically snubbed by up-and-coming actor SAM ROCKWELL. The attractive pair were spotted in...

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Fiennes: The Fans Choice For Bond

30th April 2003 16:56

Suave English star RALPH FIENNES is the top choice to play superspy JAMES BOND - according to fans of the franchise. The SPIDER star topped a poll...

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Anti-war Celebs Ready To Strike Back

30th April 2003 16:56

They may have been vilified by the American press, but peace-loving celebrities are preparing for another political onslaught. Stars like MARTIN...

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Keitel Blasted Over Court Absence

30th April 2003 16:56

Hollywood actor HARVEY KEITEL has been slammed by a judge after failing to show up for a child support hearing. The PULP FICTION star was due at...

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Will + Grace Star Charged With Theft

30th April 2003 16:56

LATEST: WILL + GRACE star SHELLEY MORRISON has been charged with misdemeanour theft, police have confirmed. The 66-year old actress - who plays...

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Macy Gray: 'Don't Believe The Hype'

30th April 2003 16:56

Singer MACY GRAY is convinced she's a victim of media hype, because everything she says gets blown out of proportion. The I TRY hitmaker has been...

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Liza Slams Gest Rumours

30th April 2003 16:56

Singing diva LIZA MINNELLI has blasted reports her husband DAVID GEST is a controlling and destructive force on her life. The CABARET superstar...

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Harrison Returns To The Charts

30th April 2003 16:56

Late BEATLE GEORGE HARRISON is set to make another assault on the charts - with a new single. The track ANY ROAD is the first song to be released...

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Scott Weiland Is 'Horrible' Says Bandmate

30th April 2003 16:56

STONE TEMPLE PILOTS frontman SCOTT WEILAND has been blasted by bandmates after auditioning for new GUNS 'N ROSES offshoot THE PROJECT. Weiland -...

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Ja Rule Looks To Seagal For Acting Tips

30th April 2003 16:56

Rapper-turned-actor JA RULE had tough-guy STEVEN SEAGAL as his mentor on the set of his first major movie HALF PAST DEAD. The film features UNDER...

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Tommy Lee And Fiancee Split

30th April 2003 16:56

Former MOTLEY CRUE rocker TOMMY LEE has reportedly split from his fiancee, dancer MAYTE GARCIA. Lee - who was recently cleared of responsibility...

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Jack Osbourne Speaks Out Over Rehab

30th April 2003 16:56

Troubled teen JACK OSBOURNE has spoken out about the drink and drugs problems that led to his admission into rehabilitation last week...

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Kiefer Strips For Partygoers

30th April 2003 21:42

Hollywood actor KIEFER SUTHERLAND has been left red-faced after a wild night out at a bachelor party, because he pulled his pants down in front of...

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Jim Carrey's No Cable Guy

30th April 2003 21:42

Canadian funnyman JIM CARREY has the ability to make fans the world over laugh - but his technical knowledge leaves a lot to be desired. Carrey,...

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X-men Paintball Problems

30th April 2003 21:42

Fun paintball encounters caused havoc on the set of the X-MEN sequel - because stars would turn up with welts and bruises. OSCAR-winner ANNA...

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Brody Delays Dinner Deal

30th April 2003 21:42

OSCAR-winner ADRIEN BRODY has had to delay taking his fellow nominees out to dinner. Before the ceremony JACK NICHOLSON organised the other Best...

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Hugh's X2 Beard Trouble

30th April 2003 21:42

Australian hunk HUGH JACKMAN nearly got in trouble with his bosses on the movie X-MEN 2 - over his beard. The actor had been asked to grow his...

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Witherspoon Stays Grounded

30th April 2003 21:42

REESE WITHERPSOON film bosses are so intent on ensuring she has a comfortable pregnancy they're flying over 100 journalists to interview her - to...

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Zeta-jones's Perfect Birth

30th April 2003 21:42

Hollywood royal CATHERINE ZETA-JONES makes sure she looks every inch the superstar - even when she's giving birth. The CHICAGO beauty delivered...

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J.lo Film Scrapped In Sars-stricken Toronto

30th April 2003 21:42

The SARS scare in Toronto, Canada, has prompted producers to veto a shooting schedule for JENNIFER LOPEZ and RICHARD GERE's new movie SHALL WE...

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Kidman And Q-tip Step Out Again

30th April 2003 21:42

Actress NICOLE KIDMAN and rapper Q-TIP have been spotted out together again - looking more intimate than ever before. The OSCAR-winning actress,...

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Metallica Seek Shrink For Help

30th April 2003 21:42

Heavy rockers METALLICA hired a therapist to help keep them together after a series of problems led band leaders LARS ULRICH and JAMES HETFIELD to...

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Liza Plans Showstopping Party For Gest

30th April 2003 21:42

Two months after their lavish wedding anniversary party was cancelled, LIZA MINNELLI and DAVID GEST are planning another huge event. The mega-rich...

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Badly Drawn Boy Hasn't 'Sold Out'

30th April 2003 21:42

Singer-songwriter BADLY DRAWN BOY has slammed critics who claim the bearded Mancunian has "sold out". Since winning the MERCURY MUSIC PRIZE in...

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Stax Museum Opens Its Doors

30th April 2003 21:42

Soul greats ISAAC HAYES, BOOKER T AND THE MGS, WILSON PICKETT, SOLOMON BURKE and AL GREEN will join rapper CHUCK D to mark the opening of the STAX...

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Macy Gray: 'Stop Talking About The War'

30th April 2003 21:42

Soul star MACY GRAY is sick of listening to other celebrities voicing their views on the war in Iraq - because talk is cheap. The I TRY singer...

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Lourdes Brought Madonna True Love

30th April 2003 21:42

MADONNA's daughter LOURDES has brought the veteran pop star true happiness because the youngster made her realise how important it was for her to...

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Great White To Tour

30th April 2003 21:42

Rockers GREAT WHITE are planning to tour this summer (03) to benefit the victims and victims' families of the Rhode Island nightclub fire. The...

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Americans Turn Off Michael Jackson

30th April 2003 21:42

America is turned off by MICHAEL JACKSON's bid to clear his name - a disappointing 7.8 million viewers tuned into his PRIVATE HOME VIDEOS show last...

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Luther Vandross Fans Hold Radio Prayer Vigil

30th April 2003 21:42

Fans worried about the health of ailing singer LUTHER VANDROSS took part in a nationwide prayer vigil across America earlier today (30APR03). ...

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