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Skinner Desperate To Sign Dizzee Rascal

MIKE SKINNER is desperate to sign British rapper DIZZEE RASCAL to his own label The Beats - so he can make him a major star. THE STREETS frontman has been a big fan of...

Skinner Seduces Fan In Front Of Thousands

THE STREETS star MIKE SKINNER successfully seduced a female fan during his set at Britain's Reading festival yesterday (26AUG06), and even persuaded her to show off her breasts to cameras. The raunchy MC spotted the...

Beyonce Leads Mobo Awards Nominations

R+B superstar BEYONCE KNOWLES leads the nominations for the UK's Music Of Black Origin (MOBO) Awards with mentions in four categories. The former DESTINY'S CHILD beauty faces strong competition from MARY J BLIGE and NELLY...

Doherty And Skinner Recording Together

PETE DOHERTY and MIKE SKINNER have teamed up to rework a THE STREETS track about cocaine. The DRY YOUR EYES rapper first met BABYSHAMBLES frontman Doherty at a festival in Japan when he was still...

Skinner's Protege Records Answer To Allen

An aspiring hip-hop star signed to THE STREETS rapper MIKE SKINNER's record label has come up with a tongue-in-cheek reply to LILY ALLEN's UK number one SMILE. The witty response - titled VILE - sees...

Johansson Teams Up With Reebok

Hollywood star SCARLETT JOHANSSON is set to be the new face of sports giant Reebok. The LOST IN TRANSLATION actress, 21 is already a spokesmodel for beauty company L'Oreal and previously fronted Calvin Klein fragrances....

Skinner Eyes Video Record

THE STREETS frontman MIKE SKINNER is hoping to smash MICHAEL JACKSON's record by creating the longest music video in history. The British hip-hop star will have to beat THRILLER's 13 minute effort in 1983 to...

Skinner Reads Book To Score With Women

THE STREETS rapper MIKE SKINNER is so desperate to successfully woo women he has become a devotee of a book instructing men how to chat girls up. The FIT BUT YOU KNOW IT star is...

Skinner: 'Too Much Brandy'

THE STREETS frontman MIKE SKINNER has fulfilled a long-time ambition by bathing in a tub of liquor. The TOO MUCH BRANDY singer admits the fantasy was something he'd considered since he set his sights on...

Armstrong Struggling With Marathon Training

SHERYL CROW's ex-fiance LANCE ARMSTRONG is struggling with his bid to complete the New York Marathon - and he's beginning to think it was a bad idea. The Tour De France champion plans to join...

Skinner Is The Marathon Man

British rap star MIKE SKINNER has discovered a hidden talent for long-distance running after taking up the sport to get fit. THE STREETS star quit alcohol and cigarettes to get in training for the New...

Monaghan Teaches Lilly Slang

DOMINIC MONAGHAN is teaching girlfriend EVANGELINE LILLY British slang, so she can understand what he is talking about. Canadian-born Lilly confesses the language barrier proved a problem, but she is slowly picking it up. She...

Skinner: 'Nothing Compares To Losing My Dad'

THE STREETS rapper MIKE SKINNER dismisses his previous drug and gambling problems as unimportant, because the death of his father in 2004 put his life in perspective. The DRY YOUR EYES hitmaker, who went off...

Skinner Is 'Reserved'

British rapper MIKE SKINNER insists the English are too conservative when it comes to his genre of music. The FIT BUT YOU KNOW IT hitmaker claims British rap artists struggle to articulate themselves, unlike the...

Skinner Denies Ode To Stevens

THE STREETS rapper MIKE SKINNER insists British pop star RACHEL STEVENS was not the inspiration behind lusty ode FIT BUT YOU KNOW IT, ending two years of frenzied tabloid gossip. The hip-hop outfit recorded the...

The Streets Recorded Album In Toilet

British dance outfit THE STREETS were determined to attain an unusual sound for debut album ORIGINAL PIRATE MATERIAL, so they recorded it in a disused toilet. Frontman MIKE SKINNER admits the technique was unusual, but...

The Streets Star Tired Of Groupies

THE STREETS rapper MIKE SKINNER is tiring of groupies and only has enough energy for three different women each week. The DRY YOUR EYES hitmaker claims he could have sex with a different woman every...

Skinner To Run Nyc Marathon

THE STREETS rapper MIKE SKINNER plans to run the New York City Marathon later this year (06). The DRY YOUR EYES star is sponsored by sports shoe company Reebok and after talking with the firm...

East 17: 'We Inspired The Streets'

British boy band EAST 17 are confident their musical legacy lives on - in hip-hop act THE STREETS. The London four-piece, who shot to fame with pop ballad STAY ANOTHER DAY in 1994, insist MIKE...

Mccartney On The Streets Album?

THE STREETS rapper MIKE SKINNER has hinted his new album includes a secret collaboration with SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY. Speaking out on Scottish radio station XFM, the 27-year-old British artist explained why the track NEVER WENT...

Martin Song Dropped From Furtado Album

A song recorded by COLDPLAY frontman CHRIS MARTIN for NELLY FURTADO's new album LOOSE has been mysteriously dropped. Neither Martin nor the I'M LIKE A BIRD hitmaker had any say in the decision, prompting rumours...

Talent Show Winner Takes UK Top Spot

TV talent show winner SHAYNE WARD knocked THE STREETS' third album HARDEST WAY TO MAKE AN EASY LIVING off the top spot in the UK album charts on Sunday (23APR06). Ward, who won THE X...

Skinner Sells Silver Shadow

THE STREETS star MIKE SKINNER is seeking a buyer for the Rolls Royce featured on the cover of his latest album THE HARDEST WAY TO MAKE AN EASY LIVING. Skinner was eager to travel in...

Skinner Keen To Invest In Top Fish

British rapper MIKE SKINNER is looking to invest in a koi carp champion after learning there's a lucrative market for good-looking fish pets in Japan. Skinner, the man behind THE STREETS has discovered that some...

Crazy Is Third Time Lucky

Pop phenomenon GNARLS BARKLEY's CRAZY has held on to top spot in the UK charts for a third successive week. The newcomer duo's song, which has made history by becoming the first British number one...

Skinner Apologises For Forgetting Album Help

THE STREETS star MIKE SKINNER has been forced to issue an apology to his furious right-hand man MORGAN 'DA BASSMAN' NICHOLLS, after forgetting to credit his efforts on the band's last album. The rapper collaborated...

Skinner Determined To Experiment More With The Streets

Rapper MIKE SKINNER has warned fans to expect a different style of music on future albums by THE STREETS. The WHEN YOU WASN'T FAMOUS singer, who has just released third disc THE HARDEST WAY TO...

Skinner: 'Hedonism Is Normal Now'

THE STREETS star MIKE SKINNER insists his debauched lifestyle, which has included alcohol and drug abuse, is "totally normal". The WHEN YOU WASN'T FAMOUS singer admits he occasionally feels his habits are spiralling out of...

Skinner: 'Stevens Should Cross-dress'

THE STREETS frontman MIKE SKINNER wants former S CLUB 7 star RACHEL STEVENS to cross-dress so she can play him in a biopic. The 27-year-old rapper has an ongoing crush on sexy Stevens, and...

Skinner In Girls Aloud Slur

THE STREETS star MIKE SKINNER has cheekily joked GIRLS ALOUD star CHERYL TWEEDY was the crack-smoking pop star in his latest single WHEN YOU WASN'T FAMOUS. Skinner has created a showbiz mystery with his raunchy...

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