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Will Young 'Obsessed' With Turning Tables On 'Ageism' With New Album

Will Young was ''obsessed'' with making a pop record when he turned 40.The 'All the Songs' hitmaker had previously turned his back on his chart career but he admitted celebrating the milestone birthday made him...

Will Young Expresses Pain Through Music

Will Young started singing to express a ''pain'' inside him.The 'Leave Right Now' hitmaker found music was an outlet for his pain and negative feelings, which he couldn't get out through talking.He told The Sunday...

Will Young Announces Comeback Album

Will Young has announced a new album.The 'Leave Right Now' hitmaker - who found fame winning the TV talent show 'Pop Idol' in 2002 - had quit music after being dropped by his record...

Will Young: I Was Persecuted As A Gay Man

Will Young claims he was ''persecuted'' in the early days of his career.The 'Leave Right Now' hitmaker - who came out as gay shortly after winning 'Pop Idol' in 2002 - is happy times have...

Emma Bunton Covers 2 Become 1 With Robbie Williams For Solo Lp

Emma Bunton has recorded a cover of '2 Become 1' with Robbie Williams for her new solo album.The 43-year-old singer signed a deal with BMG to release 'My Happy Place' - her first solo record...

Sam Smith Gets 'Depressed' On Tour

Sam Smith gets ''depressed'' on tour.The 'Dancing with a Stranger' hitmaker was hit hard by the pain of his break-up from '13 Reasons Why' actor Brandon Flynn last June, after eight months of dating, and...

Will Young Returning To Music

Will Young is returning to music.The 'Jealousy' hitmaker claimed last December he was turning his back on his pop career but it seems he's had a change of heart because he's back in the recording...

Will Young To Stand Trial For Running Red Light

Will Young will stand trial later this year after he allegedly ran a red light in Glasgow. The 39-year-old singer has been told to appear in front of a judge in November after he allegedly...

Will Young Selling Brit Awards

Will Young is selling his two BRIT Awards.The 'Pop Idol' alumni is hoping to flog his 2003 Breakthrough Act and 2005 Best Song ['Your Game'] gongs for £5,000 each, as he has admitted the trophies...

Pete Waterman Says Will Young Was Always 'Complicated'

Pete Waterman believes Will Young was always a ''complicated human being''.The 71-year-old producer was one of the judges along with Simon Cowell, Neil Fox and Nicki Chapman on the first ever series of talent show...

Will Young Won't Put Out Another Record

Will Young will ''never put out'' another record again.The 'Leave Right Now' hitmaker triumphed on talent show 'Pop Idol' in the early 2000s but doesn't plan to release a single ever again as he ''hated...

Will Young's Singing Voice Was Branded Too Gay

Will Young has claimed he was made to re-record his hit single 'Leave Right Now' several times because an employee at his record company thought he ''sounded gay'' on the track.The 39-year-old star has moved...

Will Young Is Broody

Will Young ''can't wait'' to have children.The 39-year-old singer is planning to raise a family of his own eventually but doesn't think he'd be able to cope as a single parent.He said: ''I can't wait...

Will Young: 'I Don't Want A Witch Hunt Over Homophobic Abuse'

Will Young has insisted he doesn't want a ''witch hunt'' after claiming he was called a ''poofter'' by a London bus driver.The 38-year-old singer alleged on Twitter that a bus driver for Transport for London...

Will Young Claims He Was Victim Of Homophobic Abuse

Will Young claims was called a ''poofter'' by a London bus driver.The 38-year-old singer took to Twitter earlier today (05.018) to blast a bus driver, who he's alleged directed homophobic slurs at him, while he...

Will Young Threatened By Knife For Being Gay

Will Young was threatened with a knife for being gay.The 'Leave Right Now' singer has recalled his previous experiences of homophobia and has claimed he was threatened with the weapon by a homophobic person.He said:...

Will Young Turned Down George Michael Kiss

Will Young was left seething when his record label asked him to kiss George Michael at the BRIT Awards. The 38-year-old singer's team were trying to get him into the music ceremony one year and...

Will Young Discovers Facebook Privacy Settings The Hard Way

Will Young was forced to change the privacy settings of his Facebook account after a fan message him to slam one of his performances.The 38-year-old musician has admitted he only created a profile on the...

Will Young 'Quits Music To Become A Spiritual Guru'

Will Young is reportedly set to become a spiritual guru.The 'Leave Right Now' hitmaker - who found fame winning the TV talent show 'Pop Idol' in 2002 - is said to have ''lost his way''...

Len Goodman Says Will Young Didn't Quit 'Strictly' Over "Turn Up Shut Up" Remark

Len Goodman has said he doesn't believe his ‘turn up, shut up’ comment to Will Young was the reason the singer quit ‘Strictly Come Dancing’.Young pulled out of the BBC competition in the week following...

Simon Cowell Confirms 'Mini Me' Louis Tomlinson's Solo Deal

It was reported last week (ends04Dec16) that Louis was the latest member of the famed boy band to step out on his own. Sources told Britain's The Sun newspaper that while Louis hadn't initially planned...

Will Young Suffers From Ptsd

The Leave Right Now singer, who found fame on U.K. talent show Pop Idol, reveals he has battled severe anxiety for years, and was finally diagnosed with the condition in 2012, while he...

Will Young Has Sensationally Quit Strictly Come Dancing

Will Young has sensationally quit BBC’s hit show Strictly Come Dancing and the producers have revealed he will not be replaced - despite fans calling for the reinstatement of last week’s loser Tameka Empson.Will Young...

Will Young Quits U.k. Dance Show

The star, who found fame on the talent show Pop Idol, has released a statement explaining personal reasons forced him to step down. Praising his professional dance partner Karen Clifton, Young said...

Anastacia: 'I Want To Show Off My Mastectomy Scars'

The 47-year-old was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2003, and in 2013 the disease returned in a more aggressive form. In 2014, she announced she was cancer free after undergoing a double mastectomy....

Anastacia Signs Up For U.k. Dancing Show

The Left Outside Alone singer was revealed to be the tenth member of the celebrity line-up on BBC Radio 2 on Friday morning (19Aug16). "I'm a total '10' on the...

Laura Whitmore Will Join Ed Balls And Will Young On 'Strictly Come Dancing'

TV presenter Laura Whitmore is the first female celebrity confirmed for the line-up of this year’s ‘Strictly Come Dancing’, which returns next month. Whitmore will join singer Will Young and former shadow chancellor Ed Balls,...

Will Young Dropped By Island Records

Will Young has been dropped by Island Records. The former 'Pop Idol' winner went to number one with his album '85% Proof' last year but after parting ways with Island Records, he has decided to...

Cheryl Denies She's Set To Waltz On To 'X Factor' Rival 'Strictly Come Dancing'

Singer Cheryl has denied reports that she’s set to take part in this year’s ‘Strictly Come Dancing’. The former ‘X Factor’ judge has been rumoured to have signed on to appear on the show, which...

Will Young Goes Skinny Dipping

Will Young has been skinny dipping ''quite a few times.''The 37-year-old singer has admitted he often drops his drawers and runs into the sea with his bare bottom on display after knocking back the booze.Speaking...

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