The Daily Ligger: Arctic Monkey falls down

Your daily gossip stop: Dizzee gives big love to Amy

Welcome to the Daily Ligger, your morning stop-off to find out who in the world of music has been up to what.

Today’s top gossip:

’Alexxa’ (that’s Arctic Monkeys Alex Turner and Alexa Chung to you and me) were seen knocking back the booze in Paper nightclub in Piccadilly.

A worse for wear Turner took a bit of a tumble on his way out of the door. Apparently he couldn’t keep his hands off Chung in the taxi on the way home.

From the papers:

Dizzee Rascal was giving big love to Amy Winehouse and Pete Doherty – he said their substance problems were “just a phase.” He added: “They’re pretty strong and they’ve got the money for rehab. They’re not poor and they’re not black, so they’ll probably be alright.” (London Lite).

Sex Pistols demanded to smoke backstage at Brixton Academy. Johnny Rotten reportedly said: “I can’t believe you lot aren’t smoking. What kind of country is this if you can’t even have a smoke?” (The Sun).

Britney Spears arrived at the Four Seasons hotel in Beverly Hills with a swollen lips. (The Daily Star).

Kelly Osbourne was getting back into the swing of things after recovering from a damaged vertebrae which involved wearing a neck brace. She revealed: “I finally got (the all clear) yesterday. It was an absolute nightmare. But I’m feeling just great now.”

The daughter of Ozzy hung out at Bungalow, Sketch and then Paper.(thelondonpaper).

Lily Allen was spotted with Danny Dyer in Soho. (thelondonpaper).

Kate Nash was shocked when a load of lemons landed next to her during her gig at London Shepherd’s Bush Empire. (The Sun).

Christina Aguilera is determined to wear high heels throughout her pregnancy. She said: “I’m always able to work my heels – I don’t care how big or small I am.” (The Sun).

Annie Lennox was spotted leaving the AC Root Chiropodist in Highgate, north London. (The Daily Star).

Oasis Noel Gallagher stomped off before full-time after Chelsea‘s Joe Cole got him tickets to watch Gallagher‘s team Man City play against him.

Cole had hoped to meet Noel after the match but he didn’t stick around. He said: “He left when the third goal went in.” It ended 6-0 to Chelsea. (The Mirror).

Spotted by NME.COM:

Michael Eavis at Sex Pistols gig after meeting the Queen.

Joe Lean at Punk nightclub.

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