Dave Grohl gave a young blind rock and roll fan the thrill of a lifetime when he asked him to take a seat on stage beside him during a concert in the US. The Foo Fighters frontman invited the young blind boy and his family on stage with the band at a gig in Minnesota. Music website Consequence of Sound reported that the boy’s name is Owen.
Britney Spears sent fans into a frenzy as she performed in some very racy lingerie sets during her latest show in Texas. The 36-year-old modelled a number of lingerie-inspired ensembles for the occasion as she wowed spectators at the Circuit of America for Formula One Grand Prix in Austin on Sunday. The Baby One More Time hitmaker donned a red sequined bodysuit which she paired with fishnet tights and a pair of over-the-knee heeled boots.
Singer Camilla Kerslake’s £56,000 gown was nearly ruined by a sniffer dog moments before her NFL performance. The 30-year-old was greeted by the over-enthusiastic spaniel named Clive just as she was due to perform the National Anthem at Wembley Stadium on Sunday, ahead of the NFL LA Chargers v Tennessee Titans game. As the dog jumped up to greet Kerslake, he nearly snapped the strap on her lavish gown, which had been borrowed for the occasion.
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory star Diana Sowle has died at the age of 88. The American actress was best known for her role as Charlie’s mother, Mrs Bucket, in the 1971 classic film. In a statement they said: “It is with deep sadness that we announce the loss of beloved friend, family member and actress Diana Sowle at the age of 88.
Katie Price has reportedly splashed £1,000 on a new puppy to “take her mind off things” just one week before her bankruptcy hearing. The model is facing a second bankruptcy court hearing in the coming days after being given 12 weeks to try to rectify her financial situation back in August. An insider told The Sun: “Katie's last German Shepherd was run over and killed by a takeaway driver and recently it's been weighing heavy on her mind.
Strictly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood has dodged questions about his alleged rant made against his co-stars. The 53-year-old supposedly blasted head judge Shirley Ballas, accusing her of having “fake” breasts and hit out at host Tess Daly for being “dull” when speaking to contestants, according to The Sun. When quizzed about the comments on BBC Breakfast, Horwood said: “I have to say isn’t there more pressing news?
Singer and former American Idol judge Paula Abdul certainly adhered to that adage during her performance at Hard Rock Live in Biloxi, Mississippi last night (21 October). Midway through singing her 1991 hit single “The Promise of a New Day”, the 55-year-old decided to show off some dance moves and called on the audience to “c’mon”.
Belgium-based hip hop duo blackwave are the latest to star in The Independent's fourth series of Music Box sessions.
Vick Hope has fuelled talk of a 'fix' on Strictly Come Dancing, claiming that producers of the show had a conference with judges prior to their decision on last night's dance off.