Gary Barlow - Gary Barlow Dismisses Take That Split Fears

British singer Gary Barlow has assured fans his upcoming solo tour does not spell the end of pop group Take That.

Barlow went solo after Take That split in 1996, but his career away from the band eventually slumped and he was dropped by his record label.

He staged a comeback when the group reunited in 2005, enjoying a series of successful tours and albums with his bandmates, and he recently announced he will be heading back out on the road for his first solo tour since 1999.

The news sparked speculation that Take That would be put on permanent hiatus, but Barlow is adamant the band will return with a new album as they plan to hit the studio together in early 2013.

When asked if his solo tour spells the end for Take That, he tells the Bbc, "Definitely not... We're hitting the studio in the New Year and so, I guess in a way it's (the tour) my last bit of freedom actually because once I commit to Take That again, it's an 18-month - two year thing... So I'm sort of celebrating my last few months of freedom."


Contactmusic

Tags: Gary Barlow - Take That

Advertisement

More Gary Barlow

Gary Barlow Says Take That Fans "Are Not Interested" In Their Finances

On the eve of a promotional schedule for a new album, Take That singer Gary Barlow has stated that he believes that fans are not...

Take That Announce Jeff Lynne-Produced New Album 'III'

Not wishing to dwell on the semi-bad publicity of having a member leave the group, trio Take That have announced a new album, titled III....

Not Back For Good: Jason Orange Quits Take That

Take That fans might want to have their hankies at the ready- Jason Orange has announced he is leaving the band. The news comes as...

Gary Barlow Apologises for Tax Controversy (Then Announces Take That Album)

Gary Barlow has apologised for allegations that he avoided tax and pledged to settle his affairs ASAP. The singer and his Take That band-mates Howard...

Advertisement

Gabby Logan Involved in The Same Tax Dodge as Gary Barlow - Vows to Pay It All Back

Gabby Logan – the prominent BBC sports presenter – has admitted to avoiding tax, like Gary Barlow, by investing thousands into Icebreaker, a company that...

Ed Miliband Is Latest Politician To Have Say on Gary Barlow's Tax Avoidance

Tax evasion. It’s the current thing. So when Gary Barlow and his Take That cohorts were judged to have avoided a fair amount of it,...

Lily Allen Gives Gary Barlow Both Barrels over "Tax Avoidance"

Lily Allen has spoken out against the Take That singer-songwriter Gary Barlow in light of allegations that he and bandmates Howard Donald and Mark Owen...

Gary Barlow's Charity Work Enough to Retain OBE, Insists David Cameron

David Cameron isn’t doing much to shake his ‘help the rich, ignore the poor’ reputation. The British Prime Minister has insisted that Gary Barlow –...

Advertisement

Comments

Gary Barlow Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Gary Barlow

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All