Dizzee's not sold out, Lily's cricket cake, Gaga's Tesco sleep – your music gossip stop
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:
Paul McCartney‘s tourbus was attacked by a Mexican gang after his gig in Mexico City on Friday (May 28). McCartney was reportedly left terrified by the attack, which saw the gang surround his bus on a backstreet, before climbing onto the roof and jumping up and down on it. The former Beatle‘s security team called police immediately, and the gang scarpered when they heard the sirens (various).
From the papers:
will.i.am paid £200 for a Nando’s in London (Daily Mirror).
Dizzee Rascal says he’s happy to be so commercial, despite criticisms he’s sold out. He said: “Does keeping it real mean I have to stay underground, playing shit raves and chasing promoters for my money, when I can do a big pop show where they like me, look after me and pay me well?” (Daily Star).
Courtney Love is gutted that Russell Brand has turned down her offer of the chance to play Kurt Cobain in the forthcoming biopic about the singer (The Sun).
Liam Gallagher went for a jog with brother Paul in Italy’s Lake Como (The Sun).
Chris Martin got chocolate mousse on his hoodie at a party in London (Daily Mirror).
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