The Streets, Amy Winehouse, Iron Maiden – 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:

Beth Ditto has stripped off for the cameras again. The Gossip singer, who famously revealed almost everything during an NME cover shoot in 2007 (pictured), appears on the front of Love magazine completely nude – but with her modesty covered by a giant pink cushion. Ditto has also previously posed nude for US lesbian magazine On Our Backs (Heat).

From the papers:

Bez is set to appear in a T-Mobile advert (The Sun).

Mike Skinner has hit back at Lily Allen, who recently called him boring. Writing on his Twitter account, The Streets mainman said he’s glad she thinks his music is dull (Twitter).

Amy Winehouse‘s dad Mitch has flown out to St Lucia to look after the singer (The Sun).

Noel Gallagher says he has banned his son Donovan from supporting either Tottenham Hotspur or Manchester United (Daily Star).

An Israeli egg-timer company asked Adele if they could use her song ‘Hometown Glory’ to soundtrack a TV advert, but she refused (Daily Star).

Iron Maiden drank fruit smoothies at Dubai‘s Jebel Ali hotel (Daily Mirror).

From NME.COM users:

“I saw Alex Turner and Alexa Chung in the queue for a taxi outside the Eurostar station in London on Sunday (February 15) evening” (From Maria).

Miquita Oliver attended the secret Klaxons show at the Old Blue Last in London the same night (From Meeta).

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