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Bob Dylan goes on John Lennon bus tour - Daily Gossip

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Today’s top gossip:

Bob Dylan recently went on a £16 bus tour to John Lennon's childhood home in Woolton, Liverpool. A spokesperson for National Trust, who own and maintain the house, said: "We couldn't believe it when his agent rang us and asked if we could get Bob on one of our tours to see John's house. He spent ages going through photo albums and was thrilled at all the memorabilia" (Daily Mirror).

From the papers:

Boy George celebrated leaving prison by eating bagels and cakes with friends at his home in Hampstead, London (The Sun).

Asher Roth extended his stay in Britain so he can go to 'Miss Great Britain', which is being held at London's Café De Paris tonight (May 12) (Daily Mirror).

The Enemy's Tom Clarke has admitted his mum still cuts his hair. "My mum still does my hair for me," he confirmed. "I need a trim but haven't been able to get home in a while. I've had it done in London before, too, but haven't had a chance to get there either" (The Sun).

N-Dubz singer Dappy hung out with Alex Kapranos from Franz Ferdinand backstage at BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend In Swindon (Daily Star).

Akon says he has been hired as a "musical director" for the 2010 football World Cup, held in his native South Africa (Daily Mirror).

Dizzee Rascal's outlandish white suit on BBC1's 'Friday Night With Jonathan Ross' was purchased from River Island (The Sun).

The Prodigy say they want to work with recent touring partner Dizzee Rascal (Daily Star).

From NME.COM users:

TV and radio presenter Tim Lovejoy and Primal Scream's Bobby Gillespie watched The Specials's London O2 Academy Brixton gig (from Ed).

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