Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Kylie Minogue on having fun and loving it - and letting her inner Dolly Parton out

"For me, having an executive producer was a first. It was the best experience, and funnily enough, I think it's the most cohesive album I've had since the beginning of my career - back in the PWL (pop mogul Pete Waterman's record label, which housed the hitmaking producing team of Stock Aitken Waterman) days - where by its very nature made it cohesive," she said.

"There's a lot to be said for working with different producers and trying different stuff which has worked really well for me in the past, but I definitely wanted someone to tie this together as Stuart has done so beautifully."[read the full article].

Eighties icons thrill their fans

But it was Tony Hadley and Rick Astley who received the biggest cheers of the night.

And when the Stock, Aitken and Waterman superstar invited his female fans back to his “Travelodge off the M6? it was almost possible to hear them swooning in unison.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Minogues keep it in the family

IT'S not always easy being the boss of Kylie Minogue Pty Ltd. Tough business decisions need to be made. The CEO, Kylie Minogue, made one of those difficult calls recently by letting go of a key member of staff. And that employee is her mother, Carol. [read the full article]

Sunday, July 11, 2010


This wasn't a Stock, Aitken & Waterman production, but I liked very much this song.

Saturday, July 10, 2010

Kylie Minogue - 'Never Too Late' on Going Live - 1989

Kylie performs 'Never Too Late' which includes a teeny snippet of studio fun before hand on Going Live (UK) back in 1989 with Phillip Schofield and Sarah Greene. Courtesy of the BBC.

Kylie Minogue - Got To Be Certain (Miss Asia Pacific 1989)

Kylie Minogue - Got To Be Certain (Peter Slaghuis DMC Remix) [6:34]

Kylie Minogue - Got To Be Certain (Peter Slaghuis DMC Remix). Rare DJ Service Mix from the 80's!!

Rick Astley - Vincent - Full promo video

This video was made available on Rick's Official website - www.rickastley.co.uk

Ivana Spagna - Woman (Destinazione Sanremo 03.11.2002)

Spagna - VIDEO "Never Say You Love Me" 2002

This wasn't a Stock, Aitken & Waterman production, this song wasn't very famous, but I liked it.

To remember the eighties days you can visit this MySpace blog about her.

Ivana Spagna - Matter of time (1993)

This wasn't a Stock, Aitken & Watrman production, she's my favourite italian singer, she's Spagna and this song wasn't very famous, but it's wonderful I think, the title is "Matter Of Time".

Ivana Spagna ospite del programma "Uno per tutti" del 1993, canta "Matter Of Time".

Monday, July 5, 2010

Kylie Minogue: The evolution of a style chameleon

Kylie Minogue has been spied sporting a colourful combo of tattoos, bedraggled barnet and grungy clothes on the set of new movie Jack and Diane. But it's not the first time the picture-perfect pop pixie has fearlessly shaken up her style... [read the full article]


AFTER struggling with fame in the Eighties cheesy pop star Rick Astley no longer suffers crippling embarrassment when singing his hits.
“It’s like being 21 again. Without sounding corny I’m grateful, I never was when it happened. After all these years when people sing the words back to me I think yeah this is brilliant...
The problem with music is people aren’t honest enough with kids to tell them, ‘Love, you’re not quite good enough,’” adds Rick, who has 18-year-old daughter Emilie with wife Lena. One of the things I admire about Simon is he’s been at it an awful long time and he’s just honest.”.

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