Articles Tagged 'Corinne Bailey Rae'

The Tellyvangelist: Oct. 25-31

In this week’s Tellyvangelist – your weekly guide to all that’s British on U.S. TV – we’ll watch two actors-turned-writers, Michael Caine and Jane Seymour, tell us how it feels to go pro with prose, hear Taio Cruz (right)light some fuses, and if you’re not up for trick-or-treating, stay home on Halloween with the much-anticipated […]

Watch Video of Corinne Bailey Rae’s Late Husband

Tragedy struck pop star Corinne Bailey Rae this past weekend: her husband, saxophonist Jason Rae, was found dead from a suspected drug overdose in Leeds on Saturday. He was only 31 years old. BBC NEWS reports that Leeds police later arrested a 32-year-old man on suspicion of supplying Rae with drugs. This isn’t the sort […]

Paul McCartney’s New Lady? Also: Aretha Franklin, George Michael

Sir Paul McCartney is said to be smitten with opera star Natasha Marsh (see right), whom he met at the Classical Brits. The Mirror remarks that she bears "a striking resemblance to Heather Mills." See for yourself: check out photos on Marsh's website. At least this woman has a thriving career in her own right. […]

BRITS 2007 Red Carpet: Interview with Corinne Bailey Rae

This was my first interview on the red carpet and my most long-winded. I watch this and want to say "STFU" to myself. Ms. Bailey Rae was warm and friendly, if a bit rehearsed-seeming (I imagine that's her nature). She was losing her voice, which makes me that much more grateful for her agreement to […]

Brit Awards Round-Up

La moquette rouge was on-and-popping at last night’s Brit Awards. International film crews were at the end of the red carpet, and stars short on time often bypassed us altogether. Some were very sweet about it (Amy Winehouse, the beaming Nelly Furtado, Steven Tyler of Aerosmith), others were pigs (Snow Patrol, who were busy glad-handing […]

Robbie Goes to Rehab. Plus: Brit Awards Update

By now you probably already know this, and it’s on the cover of most of the papers here in London: Robbie Williams has checked himself into a rehab clinic for an addiction to prescription drugs. His ex-girlfriend, Lisa D’Amato, blabbed that Robbie’s drug of choice is anti-depressants, which he needs to “to get him through […]

Brits Got Stiffed at Last Night’s Award Ceremonies

British entertainers had better be glad that the Brit awards are happening this week. Artists like James Blunt and Corinne Bailey Rae were left empty-handed as those naughty Dixie Chicks took home award after award. And last night’s BAFTAs, which aired on BBC AMERICA, weren’t the patriotic celebration of UK film that people had hoped. […]

Oprah Gives Corinne Bailey Rae Her Midas Touch

When Oprah Winfrey laid her magic hands upon the supple shoulders of Corinne Bailey Rae, it was a done deal. Bailey Rae made an appearance on the January 16th episode of The Oprah Winfrey Show, and the affable British chanteuse clearly won over Ms. Winfrey and her audience. And have a look-see at the Billboard […]