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Michael Blames Marijuana For Ruining His Memory

Pop superstar GEORGE MICHAEL blames his marijuana habit for his dreadful memory - he can remember hardly anything from his days in 1980s pop duo WHAM!. The FAITH singer admits he is addicted to the...

George Michael Pleads Not Guilty

LATEST: Pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has vigorously defended his right to drive in court, despite being found slumped at the wheel of his car in London last year (SEP06). Following the incident, the former WHAM!...

John Full Of Praise For Rejuvinated Michael

SIR ELTON JOHN has well and truly healed his rift with fellow gay singer GEORGE MICHAEL, declaring he is delighted the former WHAM! star is performing live again. Last year (05), the CANDLE IN THE...

Ridgeley Too Nervous For Wham! Reunion

GEORGE MICHAEL was left disappointed on Sunday night (17DEC06) when his planned WHAM! reunion failed to materialise - because ANDREW RIDGELEY was reportedly too nervous to take to the stage. The former pop duo last...

Michael To Re-release Wham! Hit

British pop star GEORGE MICHAEL is hoping for Christmas chart success when he re-releases one of his biggest hits. The singer is teaming up with former WHAM! bandmate ANDREW RIDGELEY to re-release the group's 1984...

Killers Create Festive Track

Rockers THE KILLERS have been inspired by pop legend GEORGE MICHAEL to try for a Christmas number one. The MR BRIGHTSIDE hitmakers are huge fans of WHAM! classic LAST CHRISTMAS and headed back to the...

Crazy Frog Takes On George Michael

Pop ringtone sensation CRAZY FROG is making a spectacular comeback this festive season, by aiming for the Christmas charts with a cover of WHAM! hit LAST CHRISTMAS. The Wham classic came second in the race...

Michael Kicks Off UK Tour

GEORGE MICHAEL kicked off his UK comeback in Manchester last night (17NOV06) to rapturous applause and revealed he wished he'd returned "years ago". The pop star's set included solo material as well as a string...

Michael 'Scared' Fans With Freeeek!

British pop star GEORGE MICHAEL alienated his female fanbase when he released his sexy single FREEEEK! four years ago (02). The former WHAM! star released the song as an experiment and didn't realise the sexually-aggressive...

George Michael: 'Murdoch Is The Devil'

Pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has launched a scathing attack on RUPERT MURDOCH, labelling the media mogul "the devil". The former WHAM! singer, 43, is stunned by Murdoch's control over a large percentage of the world's...

George Michael Thanks Blair For Justifying Shoot The Dog

British singer GEORGE MICHAEL has thanked British Prime Minister TONY BLAIR for justifying his 2002 song SHOOT THE DOG as a "word perfect protest song". The former WHAM! singer attracted controversy when he first released...

Wham! Reforming

Eighties pop duo WHAM! are reforming for a one-off Christmas extravaganza twenty years after their split, according to newspaper reports. Singer GEORGE MICHAEL has persuaded his former partner-in-pop ANDREW RIDGELEY to reunite for a festive...

George Michael: 'I Don't Have A Drug Problem'

LATEST: British pop star GEORGE MICHAEL insists he doesn't have a drug problem, despite being arrested for alleged marijuana possession for the second time in a year on Sunday (01OCT06). The former WHAM! singer, 43,...

George Michael 'Arrested'

British pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has been reportedly arrested after being found asleep at the wheel of his car in London in the early hours of Sunday morning (01OCT06). The former WHAM! singer, 43, failed...

Secret Michael And Mccartney Record Discovered

A previously unreleased duet between GEORGE MICHAEL and SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY will finally see the light of the day on a forthcoming greatest hits album. Michael's TWENTY FIVE collection is scheduled for release in November...

Michael Blasts Bush In Pop Comeback

Pop star GEORGE MICHAEL made his stage comeback in Barcelona, Spain, on Saturday (23SEP06) with an attack on US President GEORGE W BUSH. In his first solo concert in 15 years the singer didn't shy...

Beatles Top Gay Album

THE BEATLES' first album PLEASE PLEASE ME is a shock entry in a new poll of the top 50 gay albums of all time. JOHN LENNON, PAUL MCCARTNEY, GEORGE HARRISON and RINGO STARR's 1963 album,...

Michael Threatens Legal Action

LATEST: Troubled pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has vowed to take legal action against a man claiming to have had a sordid homosexual encounter with the singer. The allegations, printed in a British newspaper last weekend...

Michael: 'I'm Not Ashamed Of Gay Cruising'

LATEST: GEORGE MICHAEL is not ashamed of being spotted prowling a notorious homosexual pick-up spot in London last week (ends 23JUL06), insisting he's still a role model for young gays. The OUTSIDE singer was exposed...

Michael: 'The Wedding's Still On'

Troubled singer GEORGE MICHAEL will go ahead with his proposed 'marriage' to gay partner KENNY GOSS, despite a British newspaper exposing him as a cheat at the weekend (23JUL06). The OUTSIDE singer was seen cavorting...

Music Manager Napier-bell 'Marries' Thai Lover

Former WHAM! and THE YARDBIRDS manager SIMON NAPIER-BELL has 'wed' his long-term gay partner in London. The pair met in Thailand in 1990 and have been dating ever since, despite a 33 year age gap....

Michael's Boyfriend Stands By His Man

LATEST: GEORGE MICHAEL's long term boyfriend KENNY GOSS has begged reporters to stop hounding the singer after he was reportedly caught prowling a notorious homosexual pick-up spot in London. According to British tabloid the News...

Michael Blasts Tabloid 'Cruising' Claims

GEORGE MICHAEL has slammed reports in British tabloid the News of the World which allege he was caught prowling a notorious homosexual pick-up spot in London. According to the newspaper, the OUTSIDE singer was seen...

Michael Plans Us Tour After Ticket Rush In Europe

GEORGE MICHAEL is considering a long-awaited US tour after fans stunned promoters with ticket demands for his upcoming European tour. Almost 600,000 tickets for his 47-date 25 Live tour, which begins in Spain in September...

Wham! To Reunite?

Eighties superstars WHAM! are set to reunite - GEORGE MICHAEL wants his former band mate ANDREW RIDGELEY to join him on tour. The two-man pop phenomenon split up in 1986 after a final performance at...

'Get A Chauffeur, George', Urge Politicians

LATEST: Pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has been urged by leading British politicians to hire a chauffeur after he was caught asleep at the wheel of his car again on Thursday night (11MAY06). The WAKE ME...

George Michael Asleep At Wheel Again

Troubled pop star GEORGE MICHAEL was caught falling asleep while driving on Thursday night (11MAY06), before suddenly waking up and careering into a bollard. The former WHAM! heart-throb received a police caution in March (06)...

Michael Cleared After Car Crash Incident

GEORGE MICHAEL has escaped police charges following an incident on Easter Sunday (16APR06) which saw him career into three parked cars in north London. The former WHAM! star faced police questioning and public embarrassment when...

Ridgley To Star In Dance Show

Former WHAM! star ANDREW RIDGLEY is considering taking part in British celebrity dance show STRICTLY COME DANCING after he was approached by organisers. The CLUB TROPICANA hitmaker, 43, has been hooked on the televised contest...

Elton To George: 'Pride Can Kill You'

SIR ELTON JOHN urged troubled singer GEORGE MICHAEL to not allow pride to stand in the way of getting help for his alleged substance abuse problem, on US talk show ELLEN today (24APR06). Host ELLEN...

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