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Williams' Former Manager Awarded Libel Damages

Former TAKE THAT manager NIGEL MARTIN SMITH has been awarded libel damages by ROBBIE WILLIAMS' record company after the star suggested he had stolen money from the band in one of his solo songs. Martin...

Irish Singer Samantha Mamba Crashes Out Of Dancing On Ice

Irish star Samantha Mamba has become the latest contestant evicted from ITV1's Dancing On Ice after another "nice" performance.The singer found herself in the bottom two along with javelin thrower Steve Backley - after the...

By on 28 January 2008

Boyzone Determined To Be In Better Shape Than Take That

Irish boy band BOYZONE are determined to get in shape and revamp their image - so they can achieve the reunion success of pop group TAKE THAT. The Love Me For A Reason hitmakers are...

New Captain Kirk Talks

Chris Pine, the actor set to play Captain Kirk in the upcoming Star Trek film, has talked of the pressures of taking on the iconic role.Smokin' Aces star Pine is to step into the shoes...

Adele's Chasing Pavements Misses Out On Top Spot In Charts

Hotly-tipped soul singer Adele has narrowly missed out on a number one single after being held off by Basshunter's Now You're Gone.Chasing Pavements by Adele debuted at number two in the singles chart, leaving the...

By on 21 January 2008

Rudebox To Pave Chinese Roads

Unsold copies of ROBBIE WILLIAMS' latest album will soon be used to resurface Chinese roads.The solo star's record label EMI has confirmed that over one million copies of RUDEBOX will be crushed and sent to...

By on 16 January 2008

Take That Lead Brit Noms

Take That have sealed their impressive comeback with four nominations for this year's Brit awards, it has been announced.The reformed 'man-band' hold the joint first place for the most number of nominations with solo artists...

By on 15 January 2008

Take That, Leona Lewis + Mika Lead Brit Nominations

Reformed boy band TAKE THAT and singers LEONA LEWIS and MIKA have each scooped four Brit Awards nominations in London. All three artists will go head-to-head in the Best British Album and Best British Single...

Take That, Leona Lewis + Mika Lead Brit Nominations

Reformed boy band TAKE THAT and singers LEONA LEWIS and MIKA have each scooped four Brit Awards nominations in London. All three artists will go head-to-head in the Best British Album and Best British Single...

Emi 'Furious' At Robbie Threats

Record label EMI have hit out at former Take That singer Robbie Williams for threatening to walk out on his record deal, a tabloid newspaper reports.The Daily Mirror quotes a highly-placed executive at the record...

By on 12 January 2008

Barlow Joins Musical Drama

Gary Barlow is to write music for a new television drama about the lives of students at a performing arts school, it has been announced.The Take That singer, who is famed for his writing skills,...

By on 11 January 2008

Robbie Williams In Quit Threat

Former Take That singer Robbie Williams is considering walking out on his record deal, his manager has reportedly said.Having already confirmed that he was not planning to embark on any new tours in the next...

By on 11 January 2008

No Tour From Robbie

Robbie Williams has told his fans not to expect any live shows in 2008.Writing on his official blog, the Angels star said "there definitely won't be a tour any time soon" as his Close Encounters...

By on 09 January 2008

Leon Holds Off Soulja Boy

X Factor winner Leon Jackson has held on to the number one spot in the UK singles chart.The reality TV star became the first act to top the charts in 2008, seeing off a sales...

By on 07 January 2008

In Rainbows 'To Top Charts'

Radiohead's album In Rainbows looks likely to be the first number one album of 2008, according to midweek sales figures.The acclaimed album was first released as a download-only release on October 10th 2007, with fans...

By on 03 January 2008

Back To Black Named Top Seller

Amy Winehouse's album Back to Black has been confirmed as the biggest selling album of the year.Though X Factor winner Leona Lewis sold an amazing 1.59 million copies of her debut album Spirit in just...

By on 31 December 2007

Leon Tops Chart Again

X Factor winner Leon Jackson extended his run at the top of the singles charts for a second week with his version of Disney classic When You Believe.The Scottish crooner became the third consecutive winner...

By on 31 December 2007

Williams Plans Comeback?

British singer ROBBIE WILLIAMS is planning a huge musical comeback for 2008 - to rival the reunion success of his former TAKE THAT bandmates. The Angels hitmaker - who recently ended his four-year recording deal...

Leon Grabs Christmas No 1

X Factor winner Leon Jackson has grabbed the UK Christmas number one spot with his debut single. The Scottish crooner's debut single When You Believe flew off the shelves this week, knocking What a Wonderful...

By on 23 December 2007

Take That Rule Out Eurovision

Reformed British boy band TAKE THAT refuse to perform at the 2008 Eurovision Song Contest - because it will ruin their macho image. Frontman Gary Barlow turned down an offer to write a song for...

Take That! Barlow Has Best Haircut

TAKE THAT star GARY BARLOW and JUDE LAW are the celebrities with the best hair, according to a new poll by men's cosmetics giants Brylcreem. The two stars have topped the Best Music Personality Hairstyles...

Robbie Could Be Leaving Emi

Robbie Williams' manager has suggested that the singer may quit his record label EMI when he has completed his final studio album. Speaking to the Daily Telegraph, Tim Clark, Robbie's manager, said he would be...

By on 17 December 2007

Melua, Cassidy Duet Is No 1

A duet between Katie Melua and the late Eva Cassidy has knocked Leona Lewis off the top of the UK singles chart.The singers' cover of What a Wonderful World by Louis Armstrong, the proceeds of...

By on 17 December 2007

Robbie Left Out In The Cold

There's no room at the Take That inn for ex-band member Robbie Williams, it appears.Gary Barlow and Mark Owen appear to have ruled out the Angels star from joining them in their new manband incarnation.In...

By on 15 December 2007

Take That: 'We Don't Want Williams'

British boy band TAKE THAT have vowed never to let former member ROBBIE WILLIAMS take his place in the group again. The group, which reformed to much acclaim in 2005, was originally a five-piece before...

Oscar Song Candidates Named

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the 59 songs to be considered in the original song category for the 80th Academy awards.Four songs from new musical drama August Rush are included...

By on 13 December 2007

Mika Tops Itunes Chart

Grace Kelly by Mika has been named as the top-selling download single of the year by iTunes.The Lebanese-born singer's second single outsold Rihanna's Umbrella – which went to number one in physical release charts across...

By on 12 December 2007

Fresh Prince Immortalised

Will Smith has joined Marilyn Monroe, Frank Sinatra and Ozzy Osbourne in being immortalised in cement on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.Hundreds of fans turned out to watch the Fresh Prince of Bel Air star beatbox...

By on 11 December 2007

Take That Evict 'Crazed' Fan

Returning boyband Take That have reportedly been forced to throw out a fan who tried to get into their rooms.According to the Daily Mirror, Howard Donald, Jason Orange, Mark Owen and Gary Barlow have attracted...

By on 10 December 2007

Take That Throw Out Crazed Fan

Pop stars TAKE THAT had to call for help from hotel security guards on Friday night (07Dec07) after a drunk, overzealous fan attempted to force her way into the stars' bedrooms. The Back For Good...

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