Doves beat Oasis to Manchester City song – Daily Gossip

Robbie Williams, Amy Winehouse, Klaxons, Mark Ronson – your music gossip stop

Doves beat Oasis to Manchester City song – Daily Gossip
Welcome to the Daily Gossip: your daily stop-off to find out who in the world of music has been up to what.

Today’s top gossip:

Doves have beaten Oasis in the race to write a song for football club Manchester City. The band have recorded a version of club song 'Blue Moon' which is set to be played before tonight's (March 4) home match against Aston Villa.
Frontman Jimi Goodwin admitted they weren't as famous at City as the Gallaghers yet, though. ""I'll occasionally hear, 'All right, Jimi?", but it's not like Noel and Liam when they go to a game," he said (The Sun).

From the papers:

Amy Winehouse's estranged husband Blake Fielder-Civil has supposedly been stepping out with a 16 year-old A-level student named Francesca Morralee (Daily Mirror).

Winehouse, meanwhile, had a huge sunbed delivered to her new north London pad (The Sun).

Robbie Williams has been invited to go UFO-watching by his neighbours at the Swindon UFO Research and Wiltshire Phenomena Research groups (Daily Star).

Mark Ronson went partying with Klaxons' Jamie "Party Klaxon" Reynolds at the New Evaristo Club in Soho, central London (Various).

Britney Spears' ex, Kevin Federline, is being paid £3,500 a week to be on tour with the singer so she can be with her sons. He's been spending the cash in casinos (The Sun).

Madonna has invited Sienna Miller to lunch – she wants to introduce her to her daughter, Lourdes, who is studying drama and is after some acting tips (Daily Star).

Take That's Jason Orange flexed his biceps in a vest at Virgin Active in London (Daily Mirror).

Lily Allen's split from art dealer Jay Jopling has had one benefit – she's allegedly ended up with a swish art collection including a Damien Hirst original (Daily Mirror).

Pussycat Dolls' Nicole Scherzinger is set to hook-up with 'Slumdog Millionnaire' composer AR Rachman to work on a new album in India (Daily Mirror).

Check back tomorrow for the next Daily Gossip. E-mail your spots to news@nme.com.

Read More On This Artist

More News
The Cribs: 'Having Dave Grohl in the studio was a good omen'
Flight Of The Conchords 'planning on touring' this year according to Jemaine Clement
Kanye West walks through field with baby North West in 'Only One' video – watch
Sam Smith on Adele comparisons: 'It just annoys me'
Kasabian: 'The Brit Awards have a conspiracy to shut rock 'n' roll out'
Jack White reunites The Raconteurs and performs with Loretta Lynn in Nashville – watch
Lil Wayne sues his record label for £34m
Black Sabbath's Geezer Butler arrested following 'bar brawl'
2 Chainz announces plans to run for Mayor of College Park, Georgia
Purity Ring announce UK tour dates
Midweek Chart Update: Meghan Trainor on course for Number One spot
Taylor Swift copyrights use of the phrase 'This Sick Beat'
Sly Stone awarded £3.3 million in unpaid royalties
Rage Against The Machine's Tim Commerford teams up with Lance Armstrong
Skrillex, Flying Lotus, FKA Twigs, Duran Duran added to Sónar festival bill
Former Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante to release acid house LP
Run The Jewels share 'Lie, Cheat, Steal' video - watch
Everything Everything: 'If you put out a record this year and it's all smiles, then...
Students launch petition to name east London University building after Wiley
Sinead O'Connor withdraws application to join Sinn Fein
Sleaford Mods back crowdfunded documentary 'about the band and state of modern Britain'
Björk on 'Vulnicura' album leak: 'There's no way to say how you'd...

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Inside NME.COM