The Daily Ligger: Lily Allen falls down

Your daily gossip round-up: Johnny’s single, Madonna’s a grinch

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

Today’s top gossip:

Lily Allen had to be carried from a car into the home of her mate Camilla Fayed after a night of boozing at Shoreditch House in east London. Allen was at the club for the launch of Fashion House Chloe’s summer 2008 collection.


From the papers:

Razorlight’s Johnny Borrell shocked onlookers at the ‘Fred Claus’ premiere by turning up without a date. When asked about his Christmas plans he said: “The only thing I’m going to be snuggling up to this Christmas is my guitar.” (London Lite).

Amy Winehouse’s dad Mitch gave his verdict on the singer’s recent Birmingham show, admitting, “There’s no question about it. It was a terrible show.” (thelondonpaper).

Britney Spears hiding from the paparazzi under a blanket. (London Lite).

Madonna, we learned from husband Guy Ritchie, does not celebrate Christmas. “We cancelled Christmas a few years ago,” said the director. “We stopped all the presents and started to enjoy Christmas.” (thelondonpaper).

Fatboy Slim threw a 70’s-style party at Studio Valbonne in London (The Mirror).


Dizzee Rascal, The Enemy and footballer Darren Bent watched the Nike+ Supersonic charity football match in Battersea Park, south-west London. (thelondonpaper).

50 Cent flashed his bits to Indian fans in an attempt to flog copies of his autobiography explaining “There’s sign language. Everyone knows what this means.” (The Mirror).

Stevie Wonder played an exclusive show at Selfridges. (thelondonpaper).

Patrick Wolf was spooted having a go at his ex-girlfriend while playing Fujifilm FinePix Z10 camera launch at London Café Royal. “This one’ for you – fuck you Ingrid,” he said. (The Sun)

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