Shane MacGowan, the fifty six year old toothless crooner of the band The Poguse hit to the stage at a pop fest in Japan earlier on Sunday evening. This is the very first time that he took the stage after he called off his concert in London just a month back.
He as well as his other Pogues bandmembers was the special guests at the Fuji Rock Fest that took place at the base of Mount Muji in Niigata in Japan over the weekend. MacGowan was joined at the pop event by top fellow acts Jack Johnson, The Strypes, Yoko Ono and Flaming Lips.
He had flown there with Victoria Mary Clarke, his partner, who earlier revealed how they came to know teen sensation Lorde at the event. And evaluating by positive response from the fans, obviously he is back to top form after triggering concerns for his health at the beginning of this month. The Poguse band member was advised by the physicians not to perform at a fundraising gig for an ex band mate in the midst of reports that he was suffering from exhaustion.
He was all set to headline a gig in help of music artist Paul ‘Mad Dog’ McGuinness, an ex member of The Popes. Later he was forced to pull out at the very last minute. Shane has played in front of more than 65000 fans in Hyde Park the earlier night as they were backed by The Libertines. The show got mixed reviews. Several fans told that he was really heartbroken.
This week, S Club 7 has triggered new reunion rumors following their meeting. The band shot to popularity back in 90s as S Club 7 – this is the time when they had a great army of teen age admirers all across the world. Now it seems as if the well known pop band, consisting of Paul Cattermole, Tina Barrett, Bradley McIntosh, Jon Lee, Hannah Spearritt, Rachel Stevens and Jo O’Meara, are all set to get back together after arranging a meeting earlier this week.
On Wednesday, Hannah Spearritt took to Twitter and hinted a probable reunion by uploading an old snap of the stars. Along with the snap, she wrote: ‘See y’all tomorrow S’s!’
Bradley McIntosh also appeared nostalgic, he uploaded a picture from the past and captioned: ‘Our 1st ever shoot together! Lol’
S Club 7 were created by Simon Fuller, the former Spice Girls manager, and the band rose to fame in the year 1998 starring in their own television show Miami 7 and having a parallel pop career. S Club 7 scored 4 United Kingdom No. 1 hits and sold more than 17 million albums across the world before they split in the year 2003.
Some of their top hits include S Club Party, Don’t Stop Movin’ and Bring it All Back. But in the year 2012, Paul, Bradley and Jo teamed up to form S Club 3 attempting to hold their popularity going.
US pop star Britney Spears, the mum of two, has dazzled everyone with her superbly toned abs and flawless figure while soaking up the sun in Hawaii. Britney is the newest celeb to tickle fans with an eye popping bikini snap effort.
Standing in the hotel suite, Britney is seen sporting a light blue bikini with strappy sandals and her hands placed on her hips. At present, the Circus star is getting some well deserved time out from her Las Vegas home to relish some r&r with her partner David Lucado as well as her two kids – 8 year old Sean and 7 year old Jayden.
Britney Spears is known to be very private about her personal life. Recently, she became the bridesmaid at the wedding of her sister Jamie Lynn. This time, she posted two snaps of her family all cuddling up. She captioned the picture: “Aloha from Hawaii,”
In one snap of the four, the foursome are flashing huge smiles, when in another one, all of them showing off their ‘foolish’ sides as they pull funny faces.
Britney Spears and David made their very first public appearance as a couple earlier this year. Speaking about Davis, the Virginia raised lawyer, she told that she met him at a party. Her friends brought her up to him. They did it just to introduce Britney to him.
She also added that the couple was instantly attracted to each other. She just love that he is very passionate and he is funny and he is sexy.