Slash teams up with ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ stars for Led Zep cover – Daily Gossip

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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:

Slash is heading into the studio with ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ stars Escala. The former Guns N’ Roses axeman has recruited the classical quintet to help him record a cover of Led Zeppelin‘s classic ‘Kashmir’. The two parties met after Slash and Simon Cowell (who manages Escala) drank together at a party hosted by Elton John recently (The Sun).

From the papers:

Michael Jackson is planning to have more face surgery (The Sun).

Mick Jones has revealed that a gold disc presented to The Clash in their heyday was actually a recycled ABBA LP. “I didn’t know you could play gold discs,” he explained. “But we put it on and it was just an album by ABBA. They just sprayed it gold, put a label on it” (Daily Mirror).

Lily Allen donned an Aberdeen FC top on her recent visit to Scotland (Daily Record).

The Edge has annoyed his Malibu neighbours after revealing plans to build a 1,000-acre development of private homes (The Sun).

Amy Winehouse fell asleep under her sunbed for 20 minutes, leaving her more tanned than she intended (Daily Mirror).

Twisted Wheel got into a fight in Hollywood, where they are recording their debut album (The Sun).

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