Spice Girls to open London 2012 Olympics? – Daily Gossip

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Today’s top gossip:

The Spice Girls are rumoured to be reforming to open the London 2012 Olympic Games, according to reports. The girl group’s manager Simon Fuller said the time frame of the games would be perfect for a reunion to take place, adding that the band want to perform again before they are too old. “They will not want to be performing hits like ‘Wannabe’ in their 40s, but it’s amazing how often people talk about another reunion. And I think if they do it, it’s going to be in 2012,” he explained. London 2012‘s opening ceremony is set to feature a gig showcasing some of Britain’s most famous acts, according to organisers, and Fuller thinks The Spice Girls would be perfect for the event. “They stand for so much in British music history and I can’t think of a better time for them to get back together for another performance. The demand for them as a band is as strong as ever” (Daily Mirror).

From the papers:

Pete Wentz says he was forced to get a tattoo recently, after losing a bet with a friend (Daily Record).

Mark Ronson gave sister Samantha a ride on his Vespa after going for lunch in New York (Daily Mirror).

Russell Brand, who is dating Katy Perry, says he’s ready to start a family (Daily Star).

Lily Allen dressed as Morticia Adams during her Halloween gig in Berlin on Saturday (October 31) (Daily Record).

Fatboy Slim went on a 5k run in Hove park (Daily Mirror).

Kylie Minogue and Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie went out together dressed in Halloween costumes in New York on Saturday (The Sun).

From NME.COM users:

Neil Tennant watched Fleetwood Mac‘s London Wembley Arena gig in London on Saturday night (from Alan).

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