The Daily Ligger: Girls Aloud’s G.A.Y. night out, Liverpool’s Dirk Kuyt dressing up…

Your daily gossip stop: Rod Stewart at the races, Oasis' confession

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

Today’s top gossip:

Girls Aloud invited band member Nadine Coyle’s on-off boyfriend Jesse Metcalfe on a night out after their performance at London’s G.A.Y. club. Metcalfe was given a special G.A.Y. award trophy by the venue (The Sun’s Bizarre column).

From the papers:

Kirsten Dunst has written poetry about her ex, Razorlight’s Johnny Borrell (Daily Star).

Rod Stewart and his wife, Penny Lancaster, headed to the Hennessy Gold Cup for a day out at the races (Daily Record).

Liverpool FC’s Dirk Kuyt is going to dress up as either Adam Ant or Boy George for the club’s Christmas bash (The Sun).

Sophie Ellis-Bextor went Christmas shopping in Hamley’s toy store in London with her mum, Janet Ellis (Daily Star).

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