EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Heidi Range

January 22nd, 2012 by Dean Piper

She’s popped two bones, pulled a muscle in her bottom and is plastered in bruises…yet Heidi Range (above right) says she’s having the time of her life on Dancing on Ice. She also says the show has helped her through her painful split from fiance, TV presenter Dave Berry. “The end of last year was [...]

All the gossip from the Cosmopolitan Ultimate Women Awards!

November 8th, 2011 by Dean Piper

Alexandra Burke is finally preparing to release the first cuts from her second album. And despite being released from Cowell’s label Syco before signing a new deal at RCA it would appear Simon still has an influence on her career. She told me at the Cosmopolitan Ultimate Woman of the Year awards this week: “Simon’s [...]

On The Grapevine…..

July 24th, 2011 by Dean Piper

*Keira Knightley is a big fan of Sir Elton John it would appear. That could only explain the Pirates of the Caribbean star getting a chopper to get her over to Hatfield last Sunday for the music legends gig in the pouring rain. I’m told Uncle Elt met with Keira prior to the gig and [...]

Sugababes sign a huge new deal with Sony

June 5th, 2011 by Dean Piper

I have great news for fans of Heidi Range, Amelle Berrabah and Jade Ewen – Sugababes have just signed a huge new three-album deal with Sony, after moving on from their old stable, Universal. The ladies, who have had six UK No1 singles, now have a new one, Freedom, lined up for release. “The Suga­babes [...]

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Sugababe Amelle Berrabah

January 25th, 2011 by Dean Piper

Sugababes are currently working hard on their new album – the follow-up to last year’s Sweet 7 – and I caught up with one third of the gorgeous trio, Amelle Berrabah, to find out how the girls are getting on.The star has teamed up with www.showyourstyle.co.uk to raise awareness of cervical cancer. We had a [...]

Liam Gallagher, Nicole Appleton, Fearne Cotton and Jimi Mistry step out for the Draper Awards

November 20th, 2010 by Dean Piper

It was like yester year at the Met Bar this week when I popped in following all the fun had at the Draper Awards. Liam Gallagher and Nicole Appleton held court at the table next to the DJ booth and  Tamzin Outhwaite and her Miranda actor hubby Tom Ellis swung by. Earlier in the evening [...]

The rest of this weeks column….featuring Bryan Ferry, JLS, Nadine Coyle and Liberty X!

October 31st, 2010 by Dean Piper

*Bryan Ferry is back with a bang. His new album Olympia (which features Kate Moss on the cover and seen above) is a corker and I watched the main man perform tracks from the new record this week in London. After his set he told me he’s watching the X Factor – but it’s not [...]

The Saturdays take a break with Kit Kat to raise money for Breast Cancer Campaign

October 30th, 2010 by Dean Piper

I’m so desperado for a new girl band! The Saturdays yet again popped out to promote another charity venture this week. The ladies obviously scrubbed up well (as per usual) to reveal their involvement with KIT KAT® Senses™ for the Concert for a Cure event taking place in December in aid of Breast Cancer Campaign. [...]