Johnny Halliday – the French ‘Elvis’ dies aged 74

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The handsome heartthrob singer Johnny Hallyday, often referred to as the French Elvis because he was the first one who sang rock’n’roll in French, has died at the age of 74.  Hallyday  had 18 platinum albums, and sold more than 110 million records worldwide, making him one of the world’s best-selling artists of all time.  He … Continue reading



Christine Keeler : ‘Nothing Has Been Proved’

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Christine Keeler the ‘model’ who single-handedly almost brought down the British Government in 1963 when she was dating the married Secretary of State for War John Profumo at the same time she was stepping out with a ‘Cultural Attache’ cum spy  at the Russian Embassy , has died aged 75.   Just a teenager at the … Continue reading



R.I.P. David Cassidy …… and thank you

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  The actor, singer and 1970’s teen pop idol David Cassidy died today in Fort Lauderdale aged 67.  His breakthrough came with his role in The Partridge Family where he played alongside his step mother Shirley Jones, and his solo singing career that followed made him one of the most successful stars of that decade. … Continue reading



Legendary UK entertainer Sir Bruce Forsyth dies.

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  The legendary British entertainer Bruce Forsyth who died today aged 89 may not have much name recognition in the rest of the world, but in the UK where his career lasted a staggering 75 years, he was regarded as a national treasure.  Forsyth’s stage act had him playing the Variety Theaters for years until … Continue reading



Barbara Cook : a voice we will never forget

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There are some moments in life which are so utterly sublime and exhilarating that they will take you to a higher plane that no amount of drugs could ever possibly get close too. When you are so overawed with what you are seeing and listening too, that you are actually black and blue pinching yourself … Continue reading



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