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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:
Oasis guitarist Gem Archer has reignited the band’s feud with Jay-Z. Speaking about the rapper’s cover of ‘Wonderwall’ during his headline slot at this year’s Glastonbury Festival and subsequently incorporating the event into some of his raps, Archer said: “It’s like eight-year-old girls in a schoolyard, running off and writing ditties like that. Grow up!” (The Sun).
From the papers:
Coldplay singer Chris Martin is worried he’s getting fat. The star noticed he’d picked up a few extra pounds while looking at the big screen during a performance (Daily Star).
Ronnie Wood‘s 20-year-old girlfriend Ekaterina Ivanova wants to marry the Rolling Stone (The Sun).
The Ordinary Boys‘ frontman Preston‘s ex-wife Chantelle Houghton has revealed that their marriage was a sham (Daily Star).
Iggy Pop confirmed rumours he has one leg shorter than the other, after the star was snapped walking in Cannes, France wearing a pair of Crocs – one of which had a raised soul (The Sun).
Busta Rhymes says he’ll move to England if Republican John McCain wins the upcoming US presidential election. The rapper revealed that he has lived in Preston in the past (Daily Star).
E-mailed in from NME.COM users:
Ronnie Spector covered Amy Winehouse‘s ‘Back To Black’ during her concert at north London‘s Islington Academy, (from “Blondie”).
Also in north London, Art Brut‘s Eddie Argos was drinking outside Camden‘s Dublin Castle on Saturday night (from Michael).
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