Articles Tagged 'The Spice Girls'

Hugh Laurie (Pic: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

10 Reasons to Love Hugh Laurie

Hugh Laurie is the comedian who became an actor, the specialist in simpering ninnies that played a glowering heartthrob and the Oxbridge rower who tours the world playing the blues. He’s also just about to appear alongside George Clooney in the sci-fi/fantasy romp Tomorrowland, so, now seems a perfect time to remind everyone else why […]


WATCH: Emma Stone, Zoe Kravitz Fangirl Out About the Spice Girls

If you were a nerdy little teenage boy in Mississippi pre-teen girl in the late ’90s, the Spice Girls were the live-action cartoon band pre-fabricated for your needs. Both Emma Stone and Zoë Kravitz would have been eight years old when “Wannabe” crossed the Atlantic and hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 back […]

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The Spice Girls Musical Won’t Last Forever

The Spice Girls musical, Viva Forever, which was written by Jennifer Saunders and featured all of the big Spice songs (and some of the smaller ones) is set to close after a seven month run, with Daily Mail–reported debts of £5 million. The show was slightly hamstrung with a poor critical response, and had to […]

Photos: London Games Opening Ceremony

PHOTOS: London Games Closing Ceremony

The London 2012 Olympics came to a close tonight (August 12) with a three-hour ceremony that celebrated one of Britain’s greatest exports, its popular music. More than 80,000 in the audience and 10,000 athletes watched as some of the UK’s most famous recording artists put on a spectacular show, BBC NEWS reports. VIEW PHOTO GALLERY

Brit List: Five Great British Pop Acts Who’ve Hit The Comeback Trail

Say it quietly, whisper it among yourselves, but British pop music really does seem to be making significant inroads into American culture again, does it not? What with One Direction doing their boyband thing and of course Adele’s colossal reign of enormous magnificence, it feels a little early to be talking about invasions, but maybe, […]

To Celebrate Independence Day: Five British Breakup Songs

It’s always hard, seeing someone you love going off and doing well for themselves, leaving you stuck behind, in the same old rut, forever. So while Americans set off fireworks and generally celebrate the July 4 fun, us Brits, if we feel anything at all, are left with a slightly bittersweet aftertaste about the whole […]

Baby’s One More Baby Time

Emma Bunton, the mother formerly known as Baby Spice, has had her second child, a son called Tate. It’s unclear exactly when the birth took place but she announced the happy arrival earlier today. Writing on Twitter, she said: “Our beautiful son Tate has arrived safe and sound! We are all so happy and excited. […]

Today’s UK Twitter Trends (Apr. 28): The Royal Wedding

All things royal are trending twee-mendously today. This just in — Twitter reports about the dress: TeleFashion: Has Sarah Burton of Alexander McQueen let the cat out of the bag? #RoyalWedding…. ELLEUK: Sarah Burton seen heading in to the Goring? Or someone very much like her. Hooray if it is…!#royalwedding The Media and Celebrities GeorgeMichael: I’m told that Kate has […]

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