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The Who's Roger Daltrey: I've Never Taken Cocaine

Roger Daltrey has never tried cocaine, despite being surrounded by rock 'n' roll excess his whole life.The Who frontman avoided the temptation of the Class A drug and other substances when the British band hit...

Elton John Can't Do Teenage Cancer Trust Shows Because Of Vegas Residency

Sir Elton John hasn't been able to do any Teenage Cancer Trust shows because of his Las Vegas residency.The 71-year-old singer's husband David Furnish has fired back at Roger Daltrey's claims the 'Rocket Man' star...

Roger Daltrey Has Three Love Children

Roger Daltrey discovered he had three love children on his 50th birthday.The 74-year-old rocker has revealed he wasn't aware he had more than five offspring until he received a letter in 1994, when he turned...

Roger Daltrey Urges Female Vocalists To Ditch In-ear Monitors

Roger Daltrey doesn't enjoy the style of current female pop stars.The Who legend believes women vocalists should stop using in-ear monitors as the device is not letting them showcase their full singing capabilities and tends...

Roger Daltrey Encourages Ear Plug Use At Gigs

Roger Daltrey has encouraged fans to wear earplugs to concerts - to avoid going deaf like him. The Who frontman - whose group entered the Guinness Book of Records for being the loudest band in...

Roger Daltrey's Legends Of Football Gig

Roger Daltrey is set to perform at the Legends of Football Awards ceremony in honour of Frank Lampard.The Who frontman will be the headline act at the glitzy bash on October 8 at London's The...

Roger Datlrey: Rap Music Hasn't Evolved

Roger Daltrey doesn't feel Kanye West has done anything to ''evolve'' hip-hop.The Who frontman is not a huge fan of rap music, but he feels that many of the artists spearheading the genre, including the...

Roger Daltrey Revealed Autobiography Details

Roger Daltrey will release his autobiography in October.The Who frontman has revealed his long-awaited memoir will be titled 'Thanks A Lot Mr. Kibblewhite: My Story' - which references his strict school headmaster - and will...

Roger Daltrey Struggling To Write His Autobiography

The Who frontman Roger Daltrey is struggling to write his autobiography because there are huge parts of his life he can't remember due to concussions.The 74-year-old singer has started penning his life story and documenting...

Keith Moon Sent Letter To Beach Boys Asking To Join As Drummer

Keith Moon once sent a letter to the Beach Boys asking to be their drummer. The late sticksman for The Who - who died of a drug overdose on September 7, 1978, when he was...

The Who Will Keep Rocking Till They Can't

The Who will keep going until they are ''not good'' live anymore.Frontman Roger Daltrey says the 'I'm Free' rockers have no plans to perform as a band at present, but that doesn't mean they've called...

Roger Daltrey To Star In New Quadrophenia Documentary

Roger Daltrey will be among the stars who feature in a new documentary to mark the 40th anniversary of 'Quadrophenia'.The 1979 movie - which is loosely based on The Who's rock opera of the same...

Roger Daltrey Can't Do Consecutive Concerts

Roger Daltrey isn't allowed to do consecutive concerts. The Who legend had a pre-cancerous growth removed from one of his vocal cords in December 2009, and ever since he's made sure to take good care...

The Who's Roger Daltrey Slams Jeremy Corbyn And #Metoo Movement

Roger Daltrey, the lead singer of rock legends The Who, has disparaged Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn as “a communist” and criticised the #MeToo movement in a new interview.Speaking with the Daily Mail’s Event magazine, the...

Pamela Des Barres Was In Awe Of Mick Jagger

Pamela Des Barres was still in awe of Sir Mick Jagger the first time they had sex.The 69-year-old star - who is one of the music industry's best known groupies - has been romanced by...

Roger Daltrey Almost Shelved Album Whilst Battling Meningitis

Roger Daltrey nearly ''shelved'' his new solo record 'As Long as I Have You' after battling meningitis. The 74-year-old music legend came down with the severe bacterial infection whilst making his ninth record and was...

Serge Pizzorno 'Really Scared' He'll Go Deaf

Serge Pizzorno fears he'll go deaf like Roger Daltrey.The Kasabian guitarist performed for The Who frontman's charity Teenage Cancer Trust at London's Royal Albert Hall on Saturday night (24.03.18), where he revealed he's ''really scared''...

Pete Townshend Saved Roger Daltrey's New Album

Roger Daltrey's new solo album was saved by Pete Townshend.The 74-year-old singer has teamed up with Pete, 72, on his new solo album 'As Long As I Have You', and has admitted to harbouring doubts...

Roger Daltrey On The Who's Live Future

Roger Daltrey has suggested Pete Townshend doesn't want to tour as The Who anymore.The 'My Generation' rockers toured around the world last October, but the frontman has said that he and the guitar legend are...

Roger Daltrey Announces New Solo Lp As Long As I Have You

Roger Daltrey returns to his ''soul'' roots on new album 'As Long As I Have You'.The Who frontman has unveiled his first solo record since 1992's 'Rocks in the Head', which features his bandmate Pete...

Roger Daltrey Confesses He's 'Very Deaf'

Roger Daltrey has confessed he is ''very, very deaf'' now.The Who legend urged rock 'n' roll fans to wear earplugs to live shows, as he revealed the extend of the damage done to his hearing...

Matt Bellamy And Brian Cox's Beatles Tribute Act Set For Teenage Cancer Trust

Matt Bellamy's Beatles tribute super-group will support Roger Daltrey at his Teenage Cancer Trust show later this month.The Muse frontman will lead the outfit called Dr. Pepper's Jaded Hearts Club Band - a pun on...

Sam Smith: Meeting Julie Andrews Was A 'Dream Come True'

Sam Smith has admitted it was a ''dream come true'' when he got to meet 'Mary Poppins' star Julie Andrews at the Raise Your Voice Gala on Monday night (05.03.18).The 25-year-old singer took time out...

Roger Daltrey Announces Orchestra Tommy Shows

Roger Daltrey is set to perform The Who's 'Tommy' in full with local orchestras in the US this summer.The 'My Generation' rocker - who is joined by guitarist Pete Townshend when playing in the legendary...

Kasabian And Courteeners' Teenage Cancer Trust Gigs

Kasabian and Courteeners will headline Teenage Cancer Trust shows at London's Royal Albert Hall in 2018.The 'You're In Love With A Psycho' hitmakers and the indie rock group are the first acts confirmed for the...

Bruno Mars To Headline Bst Hyde Park

Bruno Mars will headline Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park in 2018.The 'Just The Way You Are' hitmaker has been announced for next year's annual music extravaganza in London and will take to The...

Pete Townshend Secretly Wed

Pete Townshend secretly got married last December.The 'My Generation' hitmaker tied the knot with long-term partner Rachel Fuller after over two decades together in an intimate ceremony which they decided to keep quiet for ''selfish''...

The Who's Maximum As + Bs' Boxset

The Who's entire collection of singles and EPs will be released on a 5-CD boxset titled 'Maximum As & Bs'.The 'My Generation' rockers - fronted by Roger Daltrey and guitarist Pete Townshend - have put...

Geri Horner Proud To Be Part Of Grenfell Tower Single

Geri Horner is ''proud'' to be part of the Grenfell Tower charity single.The former Spice Girl is thrilled to hear how the track - a cover of Simon & Garfunkel's 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' -...

Adele Visits Firefighters Who Rescued Grenfell Tower Residents

Adele has visited the firefighters who battled the horrific blaze at Grenfell Tower last week.Firefighter Rob Petty took to Facebook to reveal the 'Hello' hitmaker joined him and his brave colleagues - who battled tough...

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