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Robbie Williams on why he’s retiring one of his most iconic songs

Robbie Williams has announced that he no longer intends to play Angels during his live shows, as he can't cope with the emotional toll of the iconic track. The 43-year-old singer is often reduced to tears when fans reveal their own personal connections to the song, which was previously voted as one of the UK's most popular funeral tracks. "I...

Robbie Williams clarifies whether he actually slept with four Spice Girls

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Robbie Williams has downplayed previous comments he made about having slept with four out of five Spice Girls members, now suggesting that it was actually only three. Williams, who is rumoured to have dated Geri Halliwell in 2001, was forced to apologise last year after saying that he slept four of the five girl group's members. "I would like to apologise...

Robbie Williams reveals recent health battle with brain abnormalities

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Robbie Williams has revealed that he underwent serious treatment after a brain abnormality hospitalised him back in September. The singer cancelled a recent tour due to "very worrying" test results. At the time, the singer was vague about his health issues saying that he "got some test results… They were very worrying and I ended up in ICU, so I couldn’t...

Robbie Williams reveals whether a full Take That reunion will ever happen

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Robbie Williams has opened up on whether Take That will ever reunite as a five piece again - after the departure of Jason Orange in 2014. After reuniting with the pop icons for 2010 album 'The Flood', Williams left once more a year later, before Orange's exit turned the group into a three piece - consisting of Mark Owen, Gary...

Watch Robbie Williams recall the time he hid Geri Halliwell in the boot of her car

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Robbie Williams has recalled the time he hid Geri Halliwell in the boot of her car. The former Take That member appeared on The Graham Norton Show last night to promote his new book, Reveal. Norton asked Williams if he had contacted the people he talks about in the memoir, seeking permission to retell stories about them. "No, I...

Robbie Williams reveals he cancelled tour after “very worrying” test results

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Robbie Williams has explained his recent tour cancellation, revealing that he received "very worrying" test results that led to him being hospitalised in the intensive care unit. Williams, who released his 11th album 'Heavy Entertainment Show' late last year, announced in September that he was forced to cancel three gigs scheduled to take place in Russia. The singer has now uploaded...

Robbie Williams collaborates with Big Narstie on new single

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Robbie Williams  has released his new single, ‘Go Mental’, with an animated video. The track features guest appearances from grime MC Big Narstie and Atlantic Horns.   The video follows a seemingly never-ending cycle of doors opening into new ‘rooms’ with simple animations. In one room, a naked baby-like Robbie climbs up a vine leaf, and in another two Big Narstie heads...

Here’s what critics think of the new Take That musical, ‘The Band’

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Last night saw the press debut of The Band, a new musical featuring the music of Take That, which kicked off its nationwide tour in Manchester. The musical is co-produced by former Take That members Gary Barlow, Howard Donald, Mark Owen and Robbie Williams, and is written by Tim Firth. The winners of the BBC talent programme Let It...

Robbie Williams once pretended to be Liam Gallagher so he could check into a hotel for sex

Robbie Williams has revealed that he once pretended to be Liam Gallagher in order to check into a hotel to have sex with a journalist. Opening up in new biography 'Reveal', the pop icon described how he used Liam's hotel room after discovering that he regularly used Beatles inspired pseudonym Billy Shears to check in. "Did I ever tell you about...

Robbie Williams: exclusive biography extract says Morrissey considered duet – but only if it ended with a kiss

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Morrissey once asked Robbie Williams to kiss him onstage "like Britney and Madonna", Williams reveals in an exclusive new extract from his forthcoming official biography, Reveal. Though the onstage kiss never happened, Williams says he was "bang up for that", adding that "I'd have wrestled him to the floor and dominated him." He thinks Morrissey was "maybe a bit bluffing. But I wasn't." Williams goes...