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Dizzee Rascal 'Gets' Pop

4th November 2009

Dizzee Rascal said he now "gets" pop music. The rapper said after his first three albums he finally understood how to make pop records with his latest, 'Tongue N' Cheek', and plucked up the courage...

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Tinchy Stryder Wants Chili

18th October 2009

Tinchy Stryder wants to work with Red Hot Chili Peppers star Flea.The British rapper - who has previously collaborated with Sugababes singer Amelle Berrabah and hip-hop group N-Dubz - is a big fan of the...

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Thom Yorke's New Group

30th September 2009

Thom Yorke has formed a new supergroup.The Radiohead frontman has announced plans for two concerts with his unnamed band, which features Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, REM collaborator Joey Waronker, Brazilian multi-instrumentalist Mauro Refosco,...

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Yorke Forms New Band

29th September 2009

RADIOHEAD star THOM YORKE has announced plans to hit the road with a new band including RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS bassist FLEA.The rocker has recruited four other musicians to form the as-yet-unnamed group to back...

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Hall Of Famers

24th September 2009

Red Hot Chili Peppers have been nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on their first year of eligibility.Artists can be inducted 25 years after their debut release and both the 'Californication' hitmakers...

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Kiss, Cool J & Chili Peppers Land Hall Of Fame Nominations

23rd September 2009

Rockers KISS, the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS and rapper LL COOL J are among the list of contenders for next year's (10) Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony.Other first-time nominees in the 12-strong...

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Chili Pepper Smith Is Will Ferrell's Doppelganger

20th August 2009

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS rocker CHAD SMITH looks so much like actor WILL FERRELL he's constantly stopped in the street and mistaken for the film funnyman.The drummer insists he's often asked to sign autographs as...

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Peppers End Break After Two Years

1st August 2009

The lengthy RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS hiatus is over - the band has announced it will reconvene in October (09).Drummer Chad Smith, who used his downtime to form supergroup Chickenfoot with Sammy Hagar, insists he...

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The Things They Say 12413

29th May 2009

"JOHN MAYER is a wonderful guy. He is new blood and exciting and plays the guitar great. And the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS. They are amazing." Guitar legend YUSUF ISLAM picks his favourite modern artists.

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Fascinating Fact 7280

3rd May 2009

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star ANTHONY KIEDIS will be honoured by Grammys MusicCares at a gala on 8 May (09). The benefit, which will feature performances from Iggy Pop and Kiedis' bandmate Flea, helps raise...

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Chili Peppers Extend Hiatus, But Aren't Splitting

28th April 2009

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS rocker CHAD SMITH has denied rumours the band are splitting, insisting they're just enjoying a well earned break. The California hitmakers announced a year-long hiatus last year (08), which they've now extended...

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The Things The Say:

27th April 2009

"Everly is the best roommate I ever had. He's just a good hang. He's funny. He doesn't cost a lot to keep up. He's a good dancer." And he sleeps "for 11 hours straight" RED...

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Kiedis Hailed By Musicares

8th April 2009

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS frontman ANTHONY KIEDIS is to be honoured for his charity work by the MusiCares foundation. The rocker, who has battled drug addiction in the past, has been using his experiences with illegal...

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Woodstock Founder Planning Anniversary Sequel

24th March 2009

The founder of the legendary Woodstock music festival is said to be looking for sponsors to fund a 40th anniversary event.Michael Lang, who co-founded the iconic 1969 show in Bethel, New York State, is hoping...

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Kiedis' Life Coming To Small Screen

23rd February 2009

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS frontman ANTHONY KIEDIS' autobiography is to be turned into a TV series. Writer John Sayles, known for his work on movies Honeydripper and Silver City, has penned a script for a drama...

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Extend Hiatus

19th February 2009

The RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS are considering doubling their year-long hiatus to allow bassist FLEA to complete his music studies. Drummer Chad Smith revealed all about the group's break plans on website MusicRadar.com last year (08)...

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Mortimer To Cover Take That?

13th February 2009

Tony Mortimer has claimed that he may cover TAKE THAT songs when he launches his solo career.Mortimer was the former singer of boyband EAST 17, who were fierce rivals of TAKE THAT during each of...

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Frusciante Talks New Album

8th January 2009

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS guitarist John Frusciante has been discussing his forthcoming solo album.Members of the hugely-popular US rock outfit have been concentrating on outside projects of late, given that the band is currently on...

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Report: Kiedis Battling Kidney Disease

17th December 2008

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS rocker ANTHONY KIEDIS has reportedly been secretly battling kidney disease. The rocker was a regular patient at a Los Angeles hospital over the summer (08) and narrowly escaped kidney failure, according...

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Fascinating Fact 6356

13th November 2008

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star JOHN FRUSCIANTE has recruited bandmate FLEA and former THE SMITHS guitarist JOHNNY MARR for his new solo album THE EMPYREAN....

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Kiedis' Life Story To Hit Tv

12th November 2008

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS frontman ANTHONY KIEDIS is turning his extraordinary life story into a new TV drama series. U.S. cable network HBO plan to turn Kiedis' 2004 autobiography Scar Tissue into a show. The...

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Rockers Offer Up Signed Goods To Aid Lit Rocker's Brain Tumour Battle

1st October 2008

The RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, NO DOUBT and THE OFFSPRING are collecting merchandise and memorabilia to auction off to help fund fellow California rocker ALLEN SHELLENBERGER's brain tumour battle. Lit star Shellenberger was diagnosed with...

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Flea To Study Music At Usc

30th September 2008

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star FLEA is going back to school - to study music at the University of Southern California. The colourful rocker and founder of Los Angeles' Silverlake Conservatory of Music insists he's...

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Kiedis And Girlfriend Split

12th July 2008

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS frontman ANTHONY KIEDIS has split up with his girlfriend of three years HEATHER CHRISTIE. The couple has been living apart since June (08). Kiedis, 45 and former model Christie, 22, have...

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Clothing Boss Sued For $11 Million Over Red Hot Chili Peppers Logo Dispute

11th July 2008

A clothing firm boss is facing an $11 million (GBP5.5 million) fine after using the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS' famous logo on a jacket - without permission. Back-Lite owner Gary Shaffer is being sued by...

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Kiedis + Lewis Are Sexiest Veggies

18th June 2008

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS frontman ANTHONY KIEDIS and British pop star LEONA LEWIS have been voted the world's Sexiest Vegetarians. Tens of thousands of animal lovers voted the pair into the top spots as part...

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Hagar Forms Supergroup With Smith, Anthony + Satriani

29th May 2008

SAMMY HAGAR, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS drummer CHAD SMITH, guitar legend JOE SATRIANI and former VAN HALEN bass player MICHAEL ANTHONY have formed a new supergroup. The trio plans to record a new album under...

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Take A Year Off

20th May 2008

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS have split - for now. Frontman Anthony Kiedis has confirmed the rockers have disbanded after the recording of their last album Stadium Arcadium and the tour that followed became a "gruelling,...

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Warner Music Drops Copyright Protection For Music Downloads

5th March 2008

Warner Music has revolutionised the music download industry by inking a deal to provide a rival download service to rival Apple's iTunes store.The record label's contract with download website 7digital.com will see computer users in...

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Fascinating Fact 4900

25th February 2008

DIANE KEATON, TILDA SWINTON, DENNIS HOPPER, NICKY HILTON and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star JOHN FRUSCIANTE were among the celebrity guests at Oscar-nominated director JULIAN SCHNABEL's art exhibition at the Gargosian Gallery in Beverly Hills...

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