Dannii Minogue told the Mail on Sunday’s Night and Day magazine that initially it was her sister Kylie Minogue that hated the fact that her younger sister was more popular than her because she starred in ‘Young Talent Time’, one of Australia’s most popular television shows. “You couldn’t get more famous than being on that show. Kylie wasn’t famous at that stage, and she was always called ‘Dannii’s sister’,” Dannii explained. “She hated that, because she was the oldest child and it was at a time in her life when she was developing her own personality. She didn’t want to be defined by me.”
Kylie And Crew-Cutted Olivier Are ‘Going Great’
May 26, 2003 – Kylie Minogue gushed about her actor boyfriend Olivier Martinez to The Mirror at the Ivor Novello awards at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London on Friday. She says, “It’s going great, I’m really happy.” As for his new crew cut, Kylie says, “Olivier’s had all his hair cut off for a new movie he’s starring in. He looks gorgeous with it. It’s funny because I forgot he was going to get it cut so I got quite a shock the first time I saw him without all his hair – but I still think he looks wonderful.”
Kylie Shut Out At Ivor Novello Awards
May 22, 2003 – Kylie Minogue was up for a couple of awards at the Ivor Novello Awards for songwriters, but didn’t win this time around. She told Radio 1 many of her fans probably don’t even know she co-writes much of her music, but it doesn’t bother her.
“I probably end up with half of the album that I’ve co-written. I don’t think a lot of people know that, and I don’t talk about it too much,” she said. “It’s something that is really very much a personal pleasure for me, on the Fever tour, to look out and see the audience singing songs that I’ve played a major part in writing.”
Dannii Is A Cheeky Girls Fan
April 30, 2003 – Dannii Minogue was on Channel 5’s Spring Break show where she admitted to being a big fan of the Cheeky Girls. “I love The Cheeky Girls. They are great,” she says. “I’ve met them and I think they are really fantastic. I loved dancing to their ‘Touch My Bum’ song. They’ve got great business sense and are going to be rich one day.”
Pop Stars Attend Spring Break Live
April 29, 2003 – Sarah Whatmore, Triple Eight, former Hear’Say singer Kym Marsh, Girls Aloud, former Five star Abs, former Steps star Lisa Scott Lee, Busted, former Spice Girl Emma Bunton, and Dannii Minogue attended Spring Break Live, a pop music event held at Ocean Club in Hackney, London on Sunday (April 27).
Dannii To DJ On Capital FM
April 11, 2003 – Dannii Minogue has landed her own 95.8 Capital FM dance show. ‘Dannii Minogue’s Neon Nights’ will feature dance tracks, anthems and celeb interviews. The fun kicks off Sunday 7-8pm GMT on June 8th. “This is my first job on radio,” Dannii said. “I still can’t believe it’s really happening. I’ll be calling up all my best DJ friends and blagging all their favorite records. I can’t wait but I’m sure I’ll be petrified the first time I get behind the mic!”
Dannii Reveals Parent’s Worry
April 8, 2003 – Dannii Minogue tells German magazine Focus, “My dad is already really hysterical. All of his three children are in their thirties and childless.” And talking about sister Kylie and brother Brandon, she said: “I have faith in them that they will soon bring grandchildren into the world.”