The Sun reports Robbie Williams snubbed a party thrown by his record company yesterday because his mate-turned-enemy and former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell turned up. “As the company’s most expensive signing Robbie was guest of honor,” an EMI insider revealed. “Then we were told he wasn’t coming. He had received a call saying Geri was going to turn up and that was that.”
Cheeky Girls Say Robbie’s EMI Deal Was A Waste
December 6, 2002 – The Sun spoke with the Cheeky Girls after their single Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum) entering the chart at No2 – two places ahead of Robbie Williams, the £80million EMI guy. “Robbie is talented but £80million is a lot of money. We got to No2 without all that money,” Gabriela Irimia said. “It means more to be ahead of such a big star like Robbie. All we hope now is that next week we can climb to No1,” twin sister Monica Irimia added.
‘Escapology’ Limited Edition DVD Is Very Limited
December 6, 2002 – Fans will have to be quick to get Robbie Williams’ new limited edition DVD, Escape Routes. Just 5,000 are available from RobbieWilliams.com. It includes the making of smash hit album ‘Escapology’.