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Madonna, Elvis And Williams Inducted To UK Hall Of Fame

12th November 2004

Superstar MADONNA, pop hunk ROBBIE WILLIAMS and late rocker ELVIS PRESLEY were among the superstars inducted into the UK MUSIC HALL OF FAME last night (11NOV04). The MATERIAL GIRL and 'The King' joined U2,...

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Lostprophets Inspired By Queen

11th November 2004

British nu-metallers LOSTPROPHETS have an unusual influence - flamboyant 80s rockers QUEEN. Frontman IAN WATKINS grew up listening to the FREDDIE MERCURY-fronted band and insists they inspired the band's music. He says, "I...

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Cave Sells Floating London Home

11th November 2004

Australian rocker NICK CAVE is selling his $700,000 (GBP385,000) London home, a houseboat on the River Thames. The 47-year-old has lived on The Encantada - moored in the capital's exclusive Chelsea - for three...

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Geldof Convinced Live Aid Would Be A Failure

10th November 2004

SIR BOB GELDOF spent the morning of the LIVE AID charity concerts worrying about whether his fellow musicians would show up. The former BOOMTOWN RAT ended up raising a staggering $72 million (GBP40 million)...

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Queen Tackle Music Piracy

4th November 2004

Rockers QUEEN are encouraging fans to download legal versions of their hit songs - in a bid to reduce music piracy and raise money for AIDS victims. The three remaining members of the group,...

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Queen Case Thrown Out Over Nationality Doubts

24th October 2004

The three remaining members of rock legends QUEEN have lost a court case because they couldn't prove their nationality. BRIAN MAY, JOHN DEACON and ROGER TAYLOR sued a German record label over an unsolicited...

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Pam Urges The Queen To Reconsider Fur Hats

21st October 2004

Animal lover PAMELA ANDERSON isn't letting her book promotion trip to London go without having a stab at royal malpractice - she's urging QUEEN ELIZABETH II to banish the bear pelt hats her guards wear....

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Velvet Revolver Shoot Out For Covers

21st October 2004

The rock supergroup formed by SLASH and DUFF McKAGAN is paying tribute to its heroes with a series of B-side covers. VELVET REVOLVER have already recorded a version of AEROSMITH's NO MORE, NO...

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Soul Keeps Ties With America

20th October 2004

Actor DAVID SOUL has not severed all his ties with America, despite gaining British citizenship. The Chicago-born former STARSKY AND HUTCH star pledged allegiance to QUEEN ELIZABETH II in a ceremony earlier this year...

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Queen Star Backs John's Blast At Madonna

10th October 2004

Former QUEEN rocker ROGER TAYLOR is supporting SIR ELTON JOHN's attack on MADONNA for "miming" during her REINVENTION tour, and believes the singer's comments were "very brave". The UNDER PRESSURE drummer claims the outspoken...

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Stipe: Law Should Play Me In A Musical

6th October 2004

Rocker MICHAEL STIPE wants to sign up JUDE LAW or KYLIE MINOGUE to play him in a musical based on the life of his band REM. The SHINY HAPPY PEOPLE singer would love it...

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Bohemian Rhapsody Tops Another Poll

6th October 2004

QUEEN's legendary anthem BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY has been voted the most popular British song of all time. Listeners of Britain's CAPITAL GOLD radio station voted for the six-minute song, which is the only track to...

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Pink Floyd Are Top Group Of All-time

3rd October 2004

British group PINK FLOYD have beaten the ROLLING STONES and U2 to win the accolade of the top band of all time, based on album and gig ticket sales. Writers of British music magazine...

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50 Cent Decorates Stilettos

30th September 2004

Hip-hop star 50 CENT has taken on a role set to shock many of his fans - he's personally designed a pair of women's stilettos. The IN DA CLUB rapper has decorated an elaborate...

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Duran Duran Plan Musical

16th September 2004

British rockers DURAN DURAN are to follow in the footsteps of QUEEN, ROD STEWART and ABBA by having their own musical on London's West End. Plans have already begun to set the group's hits...

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Neve's Queen Elizabeth To Be 'Very Horny'

13th September 2004

Actress NEVE CAMPBELL is set to raise eyebrows with her role as QUEEN ELIZABETH II in the comedy CHURCHILL: THE HOLLYWOOD YEARS because she plays a "very horny" version of the British monarch....

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Queen Become First Rockers In Iran

24th August 2004

QUEEN have attracted a massive fanbase in Iran after officials granted them the right to release their tunes in the Islamic republic. The seminal group - led by late AIDS victim FREDDIE MERCURY -...

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Mercury Destroyed Girlfriend's Life

20th August 2004

Late QUEEN frontman FREDDIE MERCURY's homosexuality destroyed his only girlfriend ROSE ROSE's life. Retired art lecturer Rose has tried to block out her turbulent romance with the BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY star - who died of...

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Beatles Top Rich List

20th August 2004

THE BEATLES have beaten U2, THE ROLLING STONES and PINK FLOYD in a poll of Britain's all-time richest rockers. The LET IT BE stars have topped Q magazine's survey with a combined...

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Slater's Film Pulled From Preview Screening

19th August 2004

CHRISTIAN SLATER's latest film has been dramatically pulled from a screening by its director - because he's unhappy with the final edit. PETER RICHARDSON cancelled a preview showing of CHURCHILL: THE HOLLYWOOD YEARS just...

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Prisoner Cell Block H Star Dies

3rd August 2004

PRISONER CELL BLOCK H actress MARGO McLENNAN has died after a battle with cancer. She was 66. The Londoner, who played inmate CATHERINE ROBERTS and later prison officer PARSON in the cult Australian prison...

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Diana's Former Lover Wants To Quit Britain

2nd August 2004

The former lover of late British royal DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES wants to leave the UK as soon as possible - because its citizens are "awful, uneducated and cruel". JAMES HEWITT, 46, who was...

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Plaque Honours Late Comedian Hope

27th July 2004

A plaque honouring BOB HOPE has been unveiled in a park in Bristol, England - where the British-born comedian played as a child. Hope, who died aged 100 of pneumonia in Californian a year...

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Gruffudd Is Knightley's Number One Fan

5th July 2004

Welsh heart-throb IOAN GRUFFUDD is lauding the acting skills of rising star KEIRA KNIGHTLEY after working together on new blockbuster KING ARTHUR. The HORNBLOWER actor plays knight SIR LANCELOT opposite Knightley's QUEEN GUINEVERE in...

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Brown Gives Young Bands Fashion Tips

2nd July 2004

Music legend JAMES BROWN has hit out at contemporary bands for being too scruffy onstage. The stylish GODFATHER OF SOUL, who considers his trademark suits as conveying "politeness and manners", likes to advise contemporary...

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The Cure Star Blasts 'Comedy Band' The Darkness

22nd June 2004

THE CURE star ROBERT SMITH has blasted THE DARKNESS because they remind him how much he hated QUEEN. The goth superstar admits he thinks the I BELIEVE IN A THING CALLED LOVE hitmakers are...

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American Idol Reject Lands Movie Role

21st June 2004

AMERICAN IDOL reject WILLIAM HUNG's celebrity status has just gone up another notch, after he won a starring role in a feature film in his native Hong Kong. The 21-year-old self-confessed virgin, who shockingly...

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Queen Fans Attack Hung's Champions

15th June 2004

American fans of QUEEN are fighting the release of a new rendition of rock classic WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS by tone deaf AMERICAN IDOL reject WILLIAM HUNG - because they feel it's inappropriate. Hung,...

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George Michael Planning More Duets

15th June 2004

British singer GEORGE MICHAEL is set to duet with a range of "really great" stars for a new album - but he's keeping their names under wraps for fear of "jinxing" the plans....

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Mtv Star Wants Darkness Role

27th April 2004

Sexy blonde American MTV presenter HILARIE (corr) BURTON is desperate to land a role in the next DARKNESS video. Burton, who also stars in teenage TV soap ONE TREE HILL, is a huge fan...

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