News of the World reports Hear’Say singer Myleene Klass is being hotly pursued by Manchester United soccer star Ryan Giggs. A source told the tabloid, “He’s had a soft spot for Myleene for a while and has been ringing her to go out, but it seems he doesn’t rattle her cage. But he’s not giving up. He’s coming to London soon and is hoping he might bump into her at a showbiz party.” Meanwhile, Myleene’s bandmate Suzanne Shaw has ended her two week romance with soccer star boyfriend Frank Lampard.
Fans Claim Fix After Hear’Say Picks Old Pal
February 6, 2002 – The Sun reports fans are furious after thousands of them tried out for Hear’Say thinking the band was going to pick an unknown talent to replace Kym Marsh. Johnny Shentall is not only engaged to former Steps star Lisa Scott Lee, but he was a dancer for Hear’Say late last year. Rochelle Reding, 18, of Loughton, Essex fumed, “There were rumors that Hear’Say knew they wanted a boy from the start. It’s disgusting. What a waste of time.”
Hear’Say Pick Fiance Of Former Steps Star As New Member
February 6, 2002 – The fiance of former Steps star Lisa Scott-Lee, Johnny Shentall, is to be the new member of pop act Hear’Say. Shentall reacted to the news telling reporters gathered at a press conference his thoughts on his new group, “I think they are great and I think they make people smile.”
Band member Suzanne Shaw said of the selection process, “It was really hard to make the decision as there was so much great talent but Johnny is perfect for Hear’Say.” Read more.
Hear’Say Delay Naming Of Replacement Band Member 1 Day
February 4, 2002 – Hear’Say had planned on naming a new member to their group on Monday after witnessing two days of auditions but have decided they need more time and will make the announcement at 12:00 GMT on Tuesday. Noel Sullivan told the BBC: “We’ve whittled it down to 12, but we still haven’t decided. We’re going to work through the night, trying to whittle it down further if possible.” Read more.