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Katie Melua Weds

September 3rd, 2012 9:29am EDT
Katie Melua
Singer Katie Melua has wed motorcycle racer James Toseland.

The pair exchanged vows in the Nash Conservatory at The Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew, west London on Saturday.

Guests at the ceremony included music producer William Orbit, Prince Pieter-Christiaan Michiel of the Netherlands and songwriter Mike Batt, who mentored Melua at the beginning of her career.

Toseland took to Twitter.com on Sunday to share his joy with followers, writing, "Sorry I couldn't say much (about the wedding) before trying to keep things secret (sic) but yesterday I got married to my beautiful wife Katie! Mr and...
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Adele Is The Richest Musician In Britain

April 12th, 2012 9:42am EDT
Adele
Adele's stellar year has boosted her bank balance - the soul sensation has jumped to the top of the countdown of the wealthiest young musicians in Britain.

The "Rolling in the Deep" hitmaker has taken over the charts around the globe with her emotional second album "21," which has sold a staggering 20 million copies since its release last year.

And her success has seen her fortune swell dramatically - she is now estimated to be worth $32 million, according to the Sunday Times' annual rich list.

The new figure is a huge leap from the $7.2 million she was allegedly worth this time last yea...
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2012 Brit Awards Fashion: Rihanna Sparkles, Nicole Scherzinger Shines & More

February 22nd, 2012 8:45am EST
Rihanna
They aren't on the same scale as the Grammy Awards, but the Brit Awards are very important to those on the other side of the pond. Several U.S. stars attended the event in London yesterday to hobnob with their British counterparts.

Rihanna, who just released two controversial songs with her ex-boyfriend Chris Brown, wore a low-cut sparkling dress accessorized with long gloves.

Former "X Factor" judge Nicole Scherzinger opted for a pretty pale yellow strapless gown. And Florence Welch picked a dress that eerily matched her skin tone.

Check out the fashion on the following pages...

Nico...
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Daniel Radcliffe & Robert Pattinson Are Young, British & Rich

May 9th, 2011 1:00pm EDT
Rich Young Brits
Daniel Radcliffe, Robert Pattinson and Keira Knightley have been named among the wealthiest young people in Britain.

The "Harry Potter" star's fortune of $76.8 million puts him at number five in The Sunday Times' list of the 50 Richest Young People 2011, ahead of "Twilight's" Pattinson, who takes the joint number eight spot with earnings of $51.2 million.

Pattinson, 24, is placed two spots ahead of Knightley, whose $48 million bank balance puts her at number 10.

Radcliffe's "Harry Potter" co-stars Emma Watson and Rupert Grint are tied at 13 with $38.4 million.

Other famous faces to make...
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Eva Cassidy Sells Millions From Beyond The Grave

December 27th, 2008 6:00pm EST
Eva Cassidy
Late singer Eva Cassidy has scored a gold record in the U.K. and sold more than 3.5 million albums - 12 years after her death. The star's latest LP, Somewhere, has shifted 100,000 copies in Britain, rising to number four on the U.K. album charts.

Although she only released one LP in her lifetime, another 10 discs featuring Cassidy - including compilations and live shows - have hit shelves since her death.

And her overall sales figures in the U.K. have now topped 3.5 million.

Singer Katie Melua says, "Eva Cassidy is one of the greatest voices of our generation. The way she use...
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Celebrity Birthdays, September 16

September 16th, 2007 3:00am EDT
Alexis Bledel
Happy Birthday to singer Teddy Geiger (1988), "Dr. Dolittle" actress Kyla Pratt (1986), singer Katie Melua (1984), "Gilmore Girls" actress Alexis Bledel (1981), Australian singer Shannon Noll (1975), "Deuce Bigalow" actress Amy Poehler (1971), Latin singer Marc Anthony (1968), "Saturday Night Live" actress Molly Shannon (1964), singer Richard Marx (1963), actress Jennifer Tilly (1958), "Sin City" actor Mickey Rourke (1956), magician David Copperfield (1956), actor Ed Begley, Jr. (1949), actor George Chakiris (1934), "Forbidden Planet" actress Anne Francis (1930), "Columbo" star Peter Falk (...
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Celebrity Birthdays, September 16

September 16th, 2006 3:00am EDT
Alexis Bledel
Happy Birthday to singer Teddy Geiger (1988), "Dr. Dolittle" actress Kyla Pratt (1986), singer Katie Melua (1984), "Gilmore Girls" actress Alexis Bledel (1981), Australian singer Shannon Noll (1975), "Deuce Bigalow" actress Amy Poehler (1971), Latin singer Marc Anthony (1968), "Saturday Night Live" actress Molly Shannon (1964), singer Richard Marx (1963), actress Jennifer Tilly (1958), "Sin City" actor Mickey Rourke (1956), magician David Copperfield (1956), actor Ed Begley, Jr. (1949), actor George Chakiris (1934), "Forbidden Planet" actress Anne Francis (1930), "Columbo" star Peter Falk (...
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Top Selling International Superstar Katie Melua Will Join Il Divo On North American Leg Of World Tour

May 15th, 2006 2:30pm EDT
Katie Melua
Riding high on the success of her multi-platinum debut album "Call off the Search," Katie Melua's latest album "Piece By Piece," has sold over 2.5 million copies and holds steady at the top of the charts throughout Europe. She is currently Britain's biggest-selling female artist for two consecutive years (2004 and 2005). Katie's soulful, acoustic sound has captured audiences around the world and this summer she will be a special guest on the North American leg of Il Divo's 2006 World Tour.

At 21 years of age, this international singing sensation has performed for Nelson Mandela, rock...
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Salma Hayek To Host Nobel Peace Prize Concert

November 29th, 2005 1:29pm EST
Salma Hayek
Salma Hayek will be the master of ceremonies for the 2005 Nobel Peace Prize Concert in honor of laureate Mohamed ElBaradei and the International Atomic Energy Agency he leads. The Dec. 11 concert in Oslo, Norway, will include performers such as the Sugababes, Duran Duran, Katie Melua, Gladys Knight, Westlife, Yo-Yo Ma, Damien Rice, Katherine Jenkins, Madrugada, Ane Brun, Ska Cubano, and Martin Yates.

The Nobel Prize is the first international award given yearly since 1901 for achievements in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature and peace. In 1968, the Sveriges Riksba...
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New CDs This Week (Nov. 22)

November 22nd, 2005 11:15am EST
System of a Down
This week is a big one for CD releases with a number of new albums coming out in time for the holiday shoppping blitz. Some of the notable discs include new ones from System of a Down, Jamie Foxx, Chamillionaire, Enya and Juelz Santana; live albums from John Mayer, John Legend, Michael Buble, Bouncing Souls and Queens Of The Stone Age; some interesting collections from Notorious B.I.G., Britney Spears and Big Boi; and whole lot more. Check out this list of noteworthy releases for Tuesday, November 22nd...

Alexisonfire/Moneen - Split EP

Ana Bárbara - Dos en Uno

Bee Gees - Love Songs...
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