30 Nov 2000

You, too, can write songs for Britney Spears, the Backstreet Boys or N*SYNC!

It’s easy! Here are simple step-by-step pointers on how to write that next No. 1 teeny bopper song on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart.

Mike Hunt 0 Read More
14 Apr 1998

Jim Morrison’s ghost restless

Ever since sightings of Jim Morrison’s ghost wandering around his graveyard were reported two months ago, Pere Lachaise has been abuzz with devoted fans, skeptics and onlookers, who are all hoping to get a glimpse of the flamboyant rock star’s ghost.

Eros Giancarlo Gucci 1 Read More
12 Apr 1998

An open and candid evening with the Spice Girls

Ever since they burst into worldwide consciousness a mere two years ago, the Spice Girls have been the object of both love and loathing. Baby Spice (Emma Bunton), Scary Spice (Melanie Brown), Ginger Spice (Geri Halliwell), Sporty Spice (Melanie Chisholm) and Posh Spice (Victoria Adams): either you adore them or you abhor them. You can file me under the latter.

Newton Zass 0 Read More
11 Apr 1998

Mariah Carey set to star in Edmund Fitzgerald movie

Sugar pop queen Mariah Carey has accepted the starring role in Rescue Me: The Story of Edmund Fitzgerald, a new cinematic retelling of the nautical disaster that claimed the lives of 29 sailors on November 10, 1975 on Lake Superior in Michigan, USA.

Nicola Cornthwaite 2 Read More
11 Apr 1998

Michael Jackson sues publishers for refusing to print baby photos

Michael Jackson, the erstwhile King of Pop now demoted to overseas jesting, has filed a collective lawsuit against various print and Internet publishers for refusing to publish photographs showing him and son “Prince” in Hallmark “father-and-son” moments.

Wanda JK Orselens 0 Read More