Jay-Z, Kaiser Chiefs, Tinchy Stryder – 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:
Kate Moss is to write her first novel – with a little help from former Britpop star Louise Wener. The former Sleeper singer (turned author) has been enlisted by Moss to ghost write a supposedly fictional book about a female model plucked from obscurity and thrust into the limelight. Since quitting music, Wener has written four books (The Sun).
From the papers:
Jay-Z strolled through London wearing a Glastonbury 2008 T-shirt, alongside missus Beyonce. The couple partied until 5am (BST), calling at Cipriani’s, Movida, Bungalow 8 and Fifty (The Sun).
The Ting Tings are planning to hold impromptu listening parties when they record their new album in Berlin (Daily Star).
A rifle was found in the photographer’s pit at Boyzone‘s Belfast gig on Sunday (May 24) (Daily Star).
The Prodigy‘s Liam Howlett says he almost signed Justice to his Ragged Flag label (Daily Star).
Tinchy Stryder is apparently struggling to manage both his pop career and his studies. The star is currently reading Digital Arts And Moving Imagery at University Of East London (The Sun).
Kaiser Chiefs‘ Nick Hodgson says as soon as British Gas found out that he was in the band they were more eager to help him (Daily Star).
Toploader are reforming (The Sun).
McFly‘s Dougie Poynter says Download Festival has the best festival line up this year, because Motley Crue and Limp Bizkit are on it (Daily Star).
Lily Allen Twittered that Susan Boyle is “overrated” (Twitter).
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