In an interview with Playboy magazine, Brett Anderson, aka Donna A., was asked whether she preferred Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, or Avril Lavigne. “That’s so easy — Britney,” Anderson said. “She’s head and shoulders above the rest. She has a better attitude, a better body. I love her body. We talk about it constantly.”
Avril Lavigne Needs A Sensitive Guy With An Edge
February 27, 2003 – The Sun reports Avril hopes to get a boyfriend. “I need a guy who’s sensitive,” she said. “I need a guy with edge and most importantly a guy has to give me lots of attention and hug me all the time.” The Canadian singer also revealed that she has given up deodorant, fearing the chemicals can cause cancer.
Kelly And Avril Party Together After Grammy Awards
February 25, 2003 – MSNBC’s Jeanette Walls reports Avril Lavigne and Kelly Osboure were partying together at a post-Grammy party where they appeared to be drinking Hennessey, despite the fact that both are under age. When someone asked Kelly the whereabouts of her former boyfriend Bert McCracken, from the band Used, she snapped, “I don’t have a boyfriend!”
Avril Lavigne Brown-Noses Radio Program Directors
February 24, 2003 – Avril is on the cover of the new issue of Rolling Stone magazine, and she’s actually wearing a skirt. Avril revealed she has some marketing savvy when schmoozing up radio-station program directors. “Get a load of my little business idea,” she announces to her bandmates one afternoon. “I always make sure I get to meet the program directors and personally shake their hand. And I say, ‘Thanks so much for all your support. Please give lots of spins to ‘Losing Grip’.’ Because it means so much more when it comes straight from the artist.”
Avril Lavigne Scares CBS, But Is Just Rockin’ On
February 24, 2003 – Wondering why fans only saw the back of Avril as she opened up her coat to begin her performance at the Grammy Awards last night? Perhaps they were cringing at the thought of Lavigne having an anti-war message written on her jacket, but in fact it only said “Rock on.” Ironically, by showing her from behind, they caught the middle finger patch on the back of her jacket.
Makeup-less Avril Lavigne Bans Photographs
February 23, 2003 – The Sunday People reports Avril refused to be photographed backstage at the Brit Awards because she wasn’t wearing make-up! Lavigne banned pictures at rehearsals. It completed a ‘Complicated’ day for the Canadian who earlier slipped as she raced on stage during a practice run.
Be In Avril Lavigne’s Next Video
February 23, 2003 – Looks like Avril wasn’t able to get enough people to be in her ‘Losing Grip’ video. AvrilFans.com reports: “If you live in the NYC area and want to be in Avril’s next video for ‘Losing Grip’ here’s how: The video is shooting all day (10-12 hours per day) in Manhattan (NYC) on February 25th and 26th. We are looking for people to be part of a concert audience in the video (everything is indoors). To be part of this exciting experience, you must either call OR email us with your information. We are looking for Avril fans between the ages of 17 and 23 (ID WILL BE CHECKED AT THE DOOR). If you prefer to call, please call 201.569.5229 and leave a voicemail with your FULL NAME, AGE, and PHONE NUMBER. If you want to email, please email email@example.com and include your FULL NAME, AGE, and PHONE NUMBER. You can call OR email up until Tuesday, February 25th. We will call you back with more information as soon as we have it.”