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Shirley Bassey And Andrew Lloyd Webber Invited To Thatcher's Funeral

Shirley Bassey and theatre impresario Andrew Lloyd Webber have secured invites to late U.K. Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's funeral in London next week (begs15Apr13).The celebrities are expected to join politicians and heads of state, like...

Adele To Sing Next Bond Theme?

Adele has reportedly been asked to sing the next James Bond theme song.Bosses of the spy franchise are so impressed with the Oscar winning theme to 'Skyfall' - written and recorded by Adele with producer...

Adele Celebrates Oscars Win With Burger

Adele celebrated her Oscar win with a burger.The 24-year-old singer scooped the Best Original Song prize at the 85th Academy Awards on Sunday evening (24.02.13) for her James Bond theme 'Skyfall' and after collecting her...

Sir Elton John Shows Off Son At Oscars After-party

Sir Elton John brought his son Zachary to his Oscars party - but wouldn't let him stay too late. The 'Rocket Man' singer and his husband David Furnish showed off their adorable two year old...

Halle Berry Leads James Bond Oscars Tribute

Dame Shirley Bassey and Halle Berry celebrated the 50th anniversary of James Bond at the Oscars.The actress - who played Bond girl Jinx opposite Pierce Brosnan's incarnation of 007 in 'Die Another Day' - led...

Anne Hathaway Wins Best Supporting Actress Oscar

Anne Hathaway won Best Supporting Actress at the Academy Awards on Sunday (24.02.13). The 'Les Miserables' actress immediately kissed her husband Adam Shulman and jumped up to embrace her co-star Hugh Jackman upon scooping the...

Oscars 2013: Adele Fails To Get Standing Ovation For Skyfall (Polite Applause, At Best)

Adele failed to get a standing ovation for her performance of Skyfall at the Oscars on Sunday evening. The Londoner had the unenviable task of following Dame Shirley Bassey - who turned in a storming...

Anne Hathaway Wins Best Supporting Actress Oscar

Anne Hathaway won Best Supporting Actress at the Academy Awards on Sunday (24.02.13). The 'Les Miserables' actress immediately kissed her husband Adam Shulman and jumped up to embrace her co-star Hugh Jackman upon scooping the...

Oscars 2013: Dame Shirley Bassey Stuns Academy Awards With 'Goldfinger'

Halle Berry introduced a celebration of fifty years of James Bond on-screen at the Oscars 2013 on Sunday night (February 24, 2013). The former Bond girl - wearing a stunning Versace dress - spoke briefly...

Sir Tom Jones To Join Shirley Bassey & Adele At Bond-heavy Oscars - Report

Singer Sir Tom Jones will reportedly join Dame Shirley Bassey and Adele for a James Bond movie theme medley at the Oscars on Sunday (24Feb13).Reports suggest the Welshman had to abandon filming on Tv talent...

Oscars 2013: Will Shirley Bassey Belt Out Those James Bond Classics?

One thing popped into our heads when we learnt that Shirley Bassey would be performing at The Oscars 2013: Bond tunes. She just has to give us one of Goldfinger, Diamonds Are Forever, or Moonraker,...

Dame Shirley Bassey At The Oscars Alongside Adele And Barbra Streisand

With Dame Shirley Bassey confirmed to perform at The 2013 Oscars, alongside fellow songstresses Adele and Barra Streisand, it looks as though we can expect some powerful performances at the Academy Awards come February 24th....

Craig Wants Out Of Bond Role

Skyfall, the latest James Bond saga, looks set to become the biggest moneymaker of all the Bond flicks, judging by its two-week take overseas, where it has already earned nearly $300 million. But Daniel Craig,...

Berenice Marlohe: Dame Shirley Is My Bond Inspiration

New Bond Girl Berenice Marlohe says her main inspiration for the role was Dame Shirley Bassey.The French actress - who takes on the coveted role in new 007 movie 'Skyfall' - is a huge fan...

Berenice Marlohe Blasted Shirley Bassey To Get Into Character As Bond Babe Severine

New Bond girl Berenice Marlohe blasted out Shirley Bassey in her trailer to get her in the mood to play 007's latest love interest Severine.The actress admits music often helps her get into character and...

Session Guitarist Jim Sullivan Dies

A session guitarist who played with David Bowie, Shirley Bassey, Tom Jones and Dusty Springfield has died.'Big' Jim Sullivan passed away at his home in West Sussex, England on Tuesday (02Oc12) at the age of...

Has Adele Recorded A Song For The New James Bond Film ‘Skyfall’?

There has been no official announcement yet by Sony Pictures, but according to the BBC rumours are growing stronger that pop sensation Adele will be taking the vocal reigns of singing the official song...

Adele Confirmed To Sing Bond Theme

Adele has recorded the theme for James Bond film 'Skyfall'.The singer has provided the official theme song for the latest instalment of the British spy thriller series, her first new music since multi-milllion selling second...

'Bond' Singer Adele To Follow In The Footsteps Of Shirley Bassey

Adele’s ‘Bond’ theme will see the London songstress follow in the footsteps of singing greats Shirley Bassey and Nancy Sinatra, both of whom are responsible for recording some of the most recognizable 007 tunes in...

Adele To Sing Closing Credits For James Bond?

Adele is rumoured to be recording a song for the new James Bond film.The 'Someone Like You' singer was spotted at Abbey Road studio earlier this month, where the soundtrack for 'Skyfall' is being produced,...

Gary Barlow 'Still Celebrating' Jubilee

Gary Barlow is ''still celebrating'' Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee.The Take That singer organised a star-studded concert to mark the occasion in June and says watching the event come to life after 19 months of planning...

Gary Barlow To Receive Obe

Gary Barlow is to receive an OBE.The Take That star is said to have been ''surprised'' by the news that Britain's Queen Elizabeth wants to bestow the order of chivalry on him in recognition of...

Charles And Sir Paul's Duke Of Edinburgh Tribute

Prince Charles and Sir Paul McCartney paid tribute to a sick Duke of Edinburgh at the Diamond Jubilee celebration.Speaking at the musical event in London yesterday (04.06.12) Charles included a tribute to his father in...

Let There Be Madness At The Palce

Ska heroes Madness will do one better than Brian May did at the Queen's Golden Jubilee, by performing their song 'Our House' in full on top of Buckingham Palace.As stars from across the globe will...

Cheryl Cole Performing At Queen's Jubilee

Cheryl Cole will sing for Queen Elizabeth at the Diamond Jubilee concert.The 'Call My Name' singer has not been officially named on the line-up of the show on June 4 but reports say she has...

Kimberley Walsh Nervous About Royal Performance

Kimberley Walsh was nervous about performing in front of Prince William and Duchess Catherine last night (11.05.12).The Girls Aloud star sung Queen's 'One Vision' with tenor Alfie Boe at Our Greatest Team Rises - the...

Robbie Williams To Perform At Jubilee Concert

Robbie Williams will perform at Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee concert.The 'Angels' hitmaker is ''excited and honoured'' to join the line-up for the show - which is being organised by his Take That bandmate Gary Barlow...

Alex Turner Wants To Cover Bassey Song

Alex Turner is desperate to cover a little-known Dame Shirley Bassey song.The Arctic Monkeys frontman - whose group have previously performed the singing legend's hit 'Diamonds Are Forever' - is a huge fan of the...

Kylie Minogue Confirmed For Queen's Diamond Jubilee

Kylie Minogue will perform at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee concert.The 'Spinning Around' singer is the latest act to be confirmed for the June 4 bash in London, along with Motown star Stevie Wonder.She told Digital...

Gary Barlow Sent To Us To Sign Up Diamond Jubilee Acts

Gary Barlow is being sent to America by Princes William and Harry to find US music stars for Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee concert. The Take That singer is thought to be trying to recruit P....

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