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Boy George talks defying gay cliches and what sets Aussies apart

Culture Club, the iconic British band that ruled the charts in the 80s with hits like ‘Karma Chameleon’ and ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me,’ is back on the road and heading Down Under! Ahead of their highly-awaited comeback, I caught up with Boy George to talk about Culture Club’s evolution as a band, …

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QNews Magazine Issue #535 | May 2023

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Culture Club announces Australian tour

TEG Live is proud to announce that one of the world’s most iconic and beloved bands, Culture Club, will return to Australia for a national Greatest Hits tour this September, featuring special guests 80’s synth pop group sensations, Berlin.   The Culture Club Greatest Hits Tour kicks off at Perth’s RAC Arena on 5 September, then …

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‘Devastated’: Boy George mourns the loss of mother Dinah O’Dowd

Boy George, the legendary singer of Culture Club, is mourning the loss of his mother, Dinah O’Dowd, who passed away on Monday at the age of 84. Representatives for the singer confirmed the sad news yesterday, stating that George is “devastated” by the loss. Reportedly, Dinah was surrounded by her family, including George, and was …

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I’m a Celeb: Boy George leaves the penis to Hancock

Cane toads, rabbits, and now British ‘celebs’ infesting the bush near Murwillumbah. Australia is plagued with invasive species. Pop star Boy George, former British Health Secretary Matt Hancock, Princess Anne’s son-in-law, and various other alleged celebs are filming the British version of I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here in northern NSW. Aussies might …

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Does Victoria Beckham really want to hurt Boy George?

Does she really want to make him cry? It’s a spice, spice world for Victoria Beckham. Boy George sobbed today that British Airways made him and other first-class passengers wait while the former Posh Spice disembarked. In a now-deleted tweet, George posted, “Nice touch for @britishairways to leave everyone in first class waiting for steps …

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Boy George claps back at criticism he’s transphobic

Boy George has hit back at Twitter users this week who have accused him of being transphobic.  The Culture Club singer posted an umprompted tweet on Tuesday saying people should leave their “pronoun’s (sic) at the door”. When one follower asked: “Do you not know what the f*** pronouns are?” George answered: “A modern form …

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Boy George Hangs Up On ‘Boring’ Australian Radio Host

Boy George has hung up on an Australian radio host during an interview after becoming irritated with questioning about the impact of his “gender-bending” on children in the 1980s. The Culture Club frontman was being interviewed by ABC Radio’s Fran Kelly on Monday about the band’s upcoming tour. George talked of his love of Australia …

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Boy George didn’t like this selfie at all

It’s not easy being a celebrity. You never know when one of your adoring fans might come up and request a selfie. Boy George should know that. But the boy is only human. Culture Club singer Boy George recently obliged a female fan’s request. However, he wasn’t too happy with the results when the photo …

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Boy George on George Michael Feud: ‘Bitchy’

UK pop superstars Boy George and George Michael both rose up the pop charts at the same time. George recently discussed their infamous feud on a US talk show.  “In the 80s, you just said vile things about everyone,” he said. He appeared on US talk show Watch What Happens Live. During the show,  host …

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