Alexandra Burke's mystery man, Grohl and Slash hook up – your music gossip stop
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Today’s top gossip:
Brad Pitt has revealed his admiration for Dizzee Rascal, even admitting that he works out to the rapper’s music. At a London launch party for his new film Kick-Ass, which Dizzee was also present at, Pitt said, “That guy has got it. The kids are really into his stuff.” He added, “I have worked out to that song ‘Bonkers’.” Later in the evening, Pitt and Dizzee were introduced to each other by Jonathan Ross, while other guests at the Notting Hill bash included Mika and Gary Barlow (The Sun).
From the papers:
Dave Grohl and Slash have become friends after meeting on the school run. “His kids go to the same school as mine, so we started hanging out,” Grohl explained (Absolute Radio).
Alexandra Burke left London club Mahiki with a mystery man (Daily Mirror).
Boxer Joe Calzaghe joined Stereophonics onstage at a charity gig at London‘s Grosvenor House Hotel (various).
Josh Homme wants to produce The Last Shadow Puppets‘ second album if they make one, although he says hasn’t been confirmed yet. “It’s a beautiful rumour and one that I would hope could become reality,” he said (Absolute Radio).
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