Articles Tagged 'Howard Donald'

WATCH: Robot Imprisons Take That Members in Stage Mishap

Take That are just over a week into their sold-out summer tour of the UK and Europe and they’ve already run into a wee bit of trouble. No, there’s no behind-the-scenes bickering going on, but on Saturday (June 4), The Sun reports that Mark Owen and Howard Donald ran into some serious technical difficulties at […]

Take That Duke It Out Over Growing Old

While Take That may be one of the older (and we’d like to think they’re all the wiser, too!) band on the UK pop circuit these days, singer Gary Barlow seems pretty ok with that idea. Just don’t expect his bandmate Howard Donald to enthusiastically chime in on the matter. Speaking to The Sun, the […]

Take That’s Mark Owen, Howard Donald Caught in U.S. Customs Snafu

Last Sunday (March 6) wasn’t the “Greatest Day” for Take That‘s Mark Owen and Howard Donald. In what was supposed to be an easy trip to L.A. to see their bandmate Robbie Williams instead turned into quite the nightmare. When attempting to board their Virgin Atlantic flight, The Sun reports that the two British balladeers […]

Roundup: Susan Boyle Rules the U.S. and UK Charts

Well surprise, surprise! This shouldn't come as a shock, but Susan Boyle has topped both the U.S. and UK charts with the release of her second album, The Gift. The Scottish songbird sold a modest 318,000 copies of The Gift in the U.S., as compared to the 701,000 copies yielded for her 2009 debut I […]

Anglo For Your Ear: Take That’s “Babe”

On the list of Take That ballads, this 1993 single ranks right below “Patience” and “Back For Good.” The harmonies are tight and skilled here, and while singer Mark Owen doesn’t have the chops of Gary Barlow or Robbie Williams, but his almost spoken vocals work well for the track’s narrative. The song tells a […]