Archive for April, 2008

Kate Moss & Jamie Hince book former power station for wedding reception

Kate MossKate Moss and Jamie Hince are reportedly busy making plans for their forthcoming nuptials.

The couple, who got engaged in March, are said to be planning to marry in early September and a source close to the pair told the Sun they’ve already booked a reception venue.

The source claims the couple have booked the Wapping Project restaurant and gallery, built inside a former hydraulic power station, for the event on 6th September: “They have booked out the entire venue. It will be quite a party.”

“The wedding itself is in the Cotswolds and will be quite intimate. This will be the big event for all their mates.”

Benji Madden writes a “beautiful” love song for Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton and Benji MaddenParis Hilton has revealed that she’s inspiring boyfriend Benji Madden and he’s written a love song for her.

She told reporters at the launch of new TV series Scarlet on Monday night that the Good Charlotte star “wrote me a beautiful song, and actually recorded it in the studio.”

“He surprised me with it. It’s called, ‘Shine Your Light.’ It’s this really beautiful love song about me. It was the sweetest thing that anyone has ever done for me.”

Even though they’ve only been dating for two months, Paris insists things are already series between the inseparable pair: “He’s my best friend. He’s just different from any guy that I’ve ever been with. I just trust him completely, and I know that he’d be there for me, no matter what.”

“My life’s a lot different now, I’m very much at peace, and I’m so happy, and in control, and so very excited about life.”

Amy Winehouse plans to start her own record label

Amy WinehouseAmy Winehouse is making plans to take control of her £10million fortune and start her own record label.

The singer has been discussing her plans with her new boyfriend Alex Haines and close friends, and is hoping to leave her current label Island Records after her next album.

A friend has told the Sun, “For the first time in her career, Amy is beginning to have her head turned by the cash she can make.”

“It’s never been a huge deal in the past, but she is beginning to realise everyone else is making all the money out of her success.”

“Her deal with Island ends after the next record. That’s why they are trying to get her to clean up first and make sure it’s a classic.”

“Once she gets that out she wants to set up her own label. She plans to release her own material on it, as well as her mates like Tyler James and Remi Nicole.”

P Diddy’s £2 million “Harlem to Hollywood” party

Sean John CombbsRapper P Diddy is planning a huge showbiz party this Friday night to celebrate getting his name on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

With no expense spared and P Diddy’s best friend David Beckham (along with a dedicated staff of 20) helping with the arrangements, highlights of the party include:

  • 10 private jets to whisk his nearest and dearest to a £10m mansion in Beverly Hills;
  • 300 white lily floral arrangements;
  • Five different individually-created Sean Jean outfits for the man himself: a tuxedo, a smoking jacket, a pimp suit, a top hat & tails and a pyjama combo;
  • £200,000 worth of French Ciroc vodka and bubbly flown in from NY;
  • £200 goodie bags including Estee Lauder Unforgivable Black perfume.

David Beckham will pre-record a message for his friend, saying “Well done mate, you earned it - Enjoy!” Oscar-winning actor friend Jamie Foxx is going to give another tear-jerking toast. Other A-list guests will include Victoria Beckham, Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes, Pharrell Williams, Mel B and Eva Longoria.

The Hollywood Walk of Fame is embedded with the names of over 2,000 stars.

A close friend of the rapper said, “It’s a huge honour for P Diddy to be recognised in Hollywood. He came from Harlem and on Friday the creme de la creme of Hollywood will salute him.”

Diddy, real name Sean Combbs, is delighted to have his name among so many other Hollywood greats, saying, “You can get a lot of things but when you see those stars on the ground… well that’s something I can’t even say I dreamed of.”

Miley Cyrus’ parents weren’t on set for topless shots, claims source

Miley Cyrus' Vanity Fair photo shootMore and more celebrities are having their say about the recent Vanity Fair pictures of Miley Cyrus, but how do her parents feel about it? Apparently they’re less than happy, not least as it is claimed they weren’t even on set for the final racy shot of their 15-year-old daughter.

Vanity Fair insists that Billy Ray Cyrus and his wife, Miley’s mum Tish were at the shoot all day but a source told US Magazine that they decided to leave before the final photo of Miley was snapped: “They were happy with the photos taken earlier in the day, but they didn’t see the photo in question until now.”

Stars such as Heidi Montag, Hilary Duff and Rosie O’Donnell have come to Miley’s defence over the photos.

Heidi told Extra, “I think she’s a young girl in Hollywood, and she’s just having fun. She’s exploring herself.”

At a press conference for War Inc on Monday, Duff said, “Everyone goes through things and takes their own path. Who am I to judge decisions that she made? It’s not what I would choose to do, but if she did then that’s fine. That’s her choice “

Video: Alicia Keys’ on her spiritual New Year in Peru

Alicia Keys performed her current single ‘Teenage Love Affair’ on The Late Show with David Letterman last night then spoke about her spiritual journey to Peru at New Year.

Performance:

Vomit story (oh, did that give away the punchline?):