Avril Lavigne is featured in an article in the June edition of Penthouse magazine, where she was asked about being grouped with other young singers such as Britney Spears or Christina Aguilera. “I don’t really care. It’s not the music I listen to,” Lavigne said. “It’s not really fair to say I’m in that group. There’s a bunch of girls who are extremely popular today. Myself, Christina, and Britney are some of those girls, but that doesn’t put me in that category. That just means we are selling tons of records and are popular right now.”
Avril Lavigne’s Partying Worries Friends
May 14, 2005 – Star magazine notes that rocker Avril’s increasingly visible partying is starting to merit unwanted attention. Star notes that “her booze-fueled antics are becoming so common that her friends are worried that she is out of control. Avril is only 20 years old and is regularly spotted drinking and acting wildly at Hollywood hotspots.”
Avril Lavigne Rocked Durban
May 12, 2005 – Sheetel Schneider of South Africa’s DIT Online reviewed Avril’s concert in Durban at the Westridge Stadium. Schneider writes, “The atmosphere was incredible! The crowds were mainly young teenagers and children of ages up to seven. There were some odd looking grown men, but hey, it’s Avril Lavigne, a girl whose lyrical expression has reached fans globally.” Schneider added, “She was superb throughout her entire 90 minute performance and was cheered on by the deafening roar of the crowd when she sang. As tiny as she is, she was one hell of a performer.”
Avril Lavigne’s Wild Night Out Caught On Video
May 5, 2005 – Avril continued to rapidly spin out of control while being videotaped with three girlfriends leaving a club in Los Angeles the other night. The singer was being held up by her pals, littered, began smoking, stuck her tongue out and spit at a the videographer, and was finally driven away. The clip, with plenty of expletives throughout, has been removed from lulop.de.