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Amy Winehouse posthumous album to be released

Posted by creative On November - 28 - 2011

It has been announced that Island Records which is a part of Universal Music will release a posthumous album of Amy Winehouses’s songs. It will be released on December 5 and will be called “Lioness: Hidden Treasures”

The album will feature 12 tracks which have previously not been released and alternative versions of existing classics and new Winehouse compositions according to a statement posted on the late singer’s website.

The album has been compiled by Marc Ronson and Salaam Remi , the producers who worked with the singer at the time of her death.

The multiple Grammy award winning singer was found dead at her home in July at the age of 27 as a result of excessive consumption of alcohol with 5 times the legal driving limit in her blood.

Lioness: Hidden Treasures will be her third album following the first album “Frank” in 2003 and “Back to Black” in 2006. The songs to be included in this album will include “Between the Cheats” recorded in 2008, “A song for you”, a demo version of “Wake up Alone”, “tears dry on their own”, “Valerie” and her recently released Tony Bennet duet” Body and Soul”.

Robert Wagner accused of murdering Natalie woods

Posted by creative On November - 28 - 2011

Natalie Woods, the beautiful actress who became famous for her portrayal of Maria in West Side Story met with a tragic end when she drowned in 1981 while on a yatch with husband Robert Wagner and friend and fellow actor Christopher Walken. Her death was always shrouded in mystery with various accounts revealed about how she died. The official verdict however was that she fell overboard while trying to launch a dingy and deemed as an accidental death.

Three decades after her death new evidence has emerged that her husband actor Robert Wagner was responsible for her death with the possibility of the police reopening the case. This is in the wake of the ship’s captain Dennis Davern revealing that on the day of her death they have been drinking heavily and the couple has argued violently before she disappeared and Wagner, when told about the disappearance has told him not to spend time looking for her and that it took some time to persuade him to call the police and by that time it was too late for Natalie.

Natalie Wood’s sister Lana Woods always stated that she did not accept the verdict of death mainly due to the fact that Natalie had a deep fear of the water.

Justin Beiber takes paternity test

Posted by creative On November - 25 - 2011

The Canadian teen heartthrob who has been the center of a paternity claim is said to have taken a DNA test to disprove the claims. Beiber was alleged by one of his fans Mariah Yeater to be the father of her 3 month old son.

Yeater claims that she slept with the singer backstage after one of his concerts in Los Angeles in October last year. But after making the claims which were vehemently denied by Beiber she controversially dropped the paternity suit earlier this month after her mother said that the child was from a relationship with an earlier boyfriend and after she asked friends to delete all text messages she has sent them with regard to the paternity suit.

Justin Beiber who is currently in a relationship with Selena Gomes despite rumors of a split, was not obliged to take the DNA test but sources have said that he wants to go ahead with it and that he will be fine with it. Yeater will have to submit a DNA sample from her son Tristyn for comparison.

Meantime Beiber’s team is considering taking legal action against Mariah Yeater for the allegations made by her against the singer.

George Michael cancels concerts

Posted by creative On November - 25 - 2011

Singer George Michael had been admitted to hospital in the Austrian capital Vienna to be treated for pneumonia. Sources from the hospital have since then said that he is being treated for a serious heart problem, but his agents have denied this. It is reported that he was admitted to the Wiener Rudolfinerhaus private clinic where he was examined and as his condition was worsening was transferred to the intensive care unit of the AKH General Hospital.

He was in Vienna to perform for his Symphonica tour and was due to perform hours before he was taken to hospital. Gigs in the cities of Cardiff, Vienna and Strasburg have been called off due to his health problems. More shows from his Symphonica European tour which began in Prague in August might have to be cancelled as a result.

George Michael has been a heavy smoker for years and also has a history of drug abuse, both of which can result in the person developing pneumonia.

He rose to fame in the eighties when he performed as Wham with Andrew Ridgelely with songs like “Last Christmas”. His first solo single was Careless Whispers and his solo album “Faith” sold over 25 million copies worldwide.