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Cheryl Cole accused of ripping off Kelis on 'Fight For This Love' – Daily Gossip

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Cheryl Cole, Girls Aloud. The girl-band singer is accustomed to being celebrated for her looks. As a teenager she won the coveted title of Most Attractive Girl at Newcastle's Metro Centre. Pic: PA Photos
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:

Pop fans have accused Cheryl Cole of stealing the melody of her debut solo single, 'Fight For This Love' from Kelis' 2007 song 'Lil Star'. Comments have been posted online since her performance on Sunday's (October 18) 'The X Factor' show. Cole's spokesperson denied the claims, saying "There are no similarities." (Daily Star).

From the papers:

Mark Ronson has said he will never work with Lily Allen again, but would like to make more music with Amy Winehouse (The Sun).

Fun Lovin' Criminals are working on a new album, which they plan to release in March 2010. Frontman Huey Morgan will also be hosting a new car-racing TV show, 'Slips' (Daily Record).

Pink flouted the law by smoking inside the Glasgow SECC at a Green Day gig (Daily Record).

'Fifth Beatle' George Martin is recovering from an operation to adjust his pacemaker. He is expected to make a full recovery, but was placed in intensive care as a precaution (The Sun).

'The X Factor' contestant Jamie Archer has been allowed to take a break from rehearsals to go and watch Wolfmother play at the Coronet tonight (21) in London (The Sun).

Joss Stone has said that the British media have created her "atrocious personality" because she keeps her private life private, saying, "I can just sit and chill alone for months and still be labelled the biggest bitch in the world" (Daily Star).

Rod Stewart has scored his first goal for his Sunday league football team in Hollywood after six years of misses. His wife Penny Lancaster ran onto the pitch to hug him when he scored (Daily Record).

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