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Simply Red Bow Out With Final Ever Show

British band SIMPLY RED have bowed out of the music industry, performing their last ever concert after 25 years together.Frontman Mick Hucknall announced plans to break up the band last year (09) and started the...

Mick Hucknall Feels Free Without Group

Mick Hucknall feels he has been "set free" now Simply Red are splitting up.The 'Something Got Me Started' hitmaker is about to embark on new projects after 25 years with the group and feels less...

Hucknall Apologises For Sleeping With Fans

MICK HUCKNALL has issued a public apology to the fans he bedded during SIMPLY RED's 1980s heyday - revealing he slept with "about three women" every day.The singer admits the female attention was what he...

Ronnie Wood Announces All-star Album

Slash and Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea will both appear on Ronnie Wood's solo album. Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie has announced his first solo album since 2001, 'I Feel Like Playing', which will feature...

Ronnie Wood's Glastonbury Dream

Ronnie Wood is upset his band The Faces have not been asked to play at this year's Glastonbury Festival.The guitarist - who is also a member of The Rolling Stones - is desperate to take...

New Face Noel Gallagher

Noel Gallagher wants to tour with The Faces.The legendary 70s group are preparing to make a comeback next month, with Simply Red star Mick Hucknall taking over from original frontman Rod Stewart on vocals, but...

Hucknall Weds In Secret Ceremony

SIMPLY RED star MICK HUCKNALL has married his long-term partner in an intimate ceremony in Scotland.The singer wore a kilt to wed Gabrielle Wilke-Wesberry in a 16th-century castle in Glenisla, Perthshire on Tuesday (25May10), inviting...

The Faces To Make New Lp?

The Faces are set to record new material.Keyboard player Ian McLagan believes writing and recording fresh songs is the logical next step for the reformed band once they complete their US tour.He said: "I think...

Hucknall Confirmed As The Faces Frontman

Former SIMPLY RED star MICK HUCKNALL has been confirmed as ROD STEWART's replacement in newly-reunited supergroup THE FACES.Ronnie Wood, Kenney Jones and Ian MCLagan re-teamed with former frontman Stewart for rehearsals in late 2008 with...

New Face Mick Hucknall

Ronnie Wood is working with Mick Hucknall on The Faces reunion.The guitarist is reforming his former band with a number of guest musicians and vocalists and has praised the Simply Red frontman's talents, comparing him...

Simply Red To Split After Christmas Tour

British soul group SIMPLY RED are to split after a farewell pre-Christmas (10) tour.Frontman Mick Hucknall announced plans to break up the band last year (09) and he has decided to say farewell to fans...

Ellie Goulding Not Ready For Brit

Ellie Goulding is unprepared for the BRIT Awards. The hotly-tipped singer, who won the BRITS 2010 Critics Choice Award in December 2009, admits she has not had time to prepare for the event, which take...

Hucknall Suing Neighbour Over Hunting Clash

SIMPLY RED star MICK HUCKNALL has launched a legal bid to keep a neighbour away from his hunting estate in IrelandThe singer and his bandmate Chris de Margary are suing John Wilde, the owner of...

Hucknall To Join The Faces?

Former SIMPLY RED star MICK HUCKNALL is the frontrunner to replace ROD STEWART in reunited rock supergroup THE FACES.Ron Wood, Kenney Jones and Ian MCLagan reteamed with former frontman Stewart for rehearsals late last year...

The Faces Play Reunion Show

The Faces are reuniting for a show in London next month.The surviving members of the group will get together for the show at London's Royal Albert Hall - although legendary frontman Rod Stewart will not...

Hucknall Launches New Legal Battle With Record Label

SIMPLY RED frontman MICK HUCKNALL has filed suit against another major record label - a year after resolving a seven-year legal battle with another music company. The Holding Back The Years singer was previously embroiled in...

Simply Red Cancel Show After Plane Drama

British pop group SIMPLY RED have been forced to cancel a TV appearance in Brazil after singer MICK HUCKNALL was caught up in an aviation emergency on his way to the country. The Fairground hitmakers were...

Hucknall's Guide To Good Parenting

SIMPLY RED singer MICK HUCKNALL has the answer to the U.K.'s youth crime explosion - tough-love parenting. The Stars hitmaker has blasted mums and dads who try to be "best mates" with their children, insisting guidance...

Hucknall Re-ignites Cowell Feud

SIMPLY RED frontman MICK HUCKNALL is "allergic" to modern music and blames TV talent shows for turning the industry into a "karaoke competition". The Stars hitmaker, who is about to embark on a farewell tour of...

Gallagher Blasts 'Irrelevant' Hucknall Over Manchester Comments

NOEL GALLAGHER has slammed crooner MICK HUCKNALL over comments he made about the OASIS rocker's hometown of Manchester, England - insisting the SIMPLY RED star's opinions are "irrelevant". In a recent interview, Hucknall ridiculed Gallagher...

Cowell Blasts Hucknall

SIMON COWELL has hit out at SIMPLY RED star MICK HUCKNALL - branding him the most "repulsive celebrity" he's ever met. Simply Red frontman Hucknall sparked a war of words with Cowell earlier this year...

Hucknall Slams Redhead 'Racism'

SIMPLY RED star MICK HUCKNALL has branded those who mock redheads as "racist". The singer hates people who belittle his fellow red-haired comrades - and those who make fun of regional accents. He says, "It...

Hucknall 'Ate His Weed'

SIMPLY RED star MICK HUCKNALL was so concerned that smoking weed would wreck his voice, he allegedly used to eat it before shows. Singer-songwriter Jeffrey Gaines once toured with the band's frontman in the early...

Hucknall Blames 'Slimy Cowell' For The State Of U.k. Music Industry

Former SIMPLY RED star MICK HUCKNALL has slammed music mogul SIMON COWELL and his reality TV programmes for damaging the British music industry. The rocker has accused Cowell - whose Syco production company created U.K....

Hucknall's Drink Problem Curbed By Owning Vineyard

Former SIMPLY RED star MICK HUCKNALL had an unconventional way of kicking his heavy alcohol intake - he bought a vineyard and became a wine producer. The British rocker wanted to curb the wild drinking...

Hucknall Severs Simply Red Ties

Musician MICK HUCKNALL has vowed never to perform his biggest hits again - because he is desperate to rid himself of his SIMPLY RED connections. The star, 47, has refused to sing hits such as...

Hucknall Ends Record Label Dispute

SIMPLY RED star MICK HUCKNALL has finally ended a long-running feud with record label Warner following over a year of negotiations. The Holding Back The Years singer had been embroiled in a legal battle with...

Nobel Concert Bags Kylie

Kylie Minogue is to perform at this year's Nobel peace prize concert, it has been announced.The Australian pop singer will sing in the tribute concert which this year jointly honours the United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel...

By on 01 December 2007

Simply Red Split Up

Pop band Simply Red will no longer perform together after 2009, bringing their 25 years as a group to a close.Lead singer Mick Hucknall told Gold Radio that band members would go their separate ways...

By on 25 October 2007

Simply Red To Split

British pop supergroup SIMPLY RED are to split in 2009 once their current tour ends. Frontman Mick Hucknall has revealed the group's Stay album - released in March (07) - will be their last studio...

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