The Sunday Mirror reports former S Club star Tina Barrett and her rich boyfriend Tommy Hulme are having troubles, as Barrett’s career focus is to match her former bandmate Rachel Stevens’ success. “They have been arguing a lot,” an insider revealed. “Tina wants it to work out but her main priority is her career. She’s really desperate to be as big as Rachel as a solo singer.”
Rachel Stevens Leaves Pretty Polly Fuming
October 12, 2003 – Former S Club star Rachel has upset her sponsor Pretty Polly by being pictured in a rival’s undies. The singer posed in Agent Provocateur knickers and a DKNY camisole in the photoshoot for the November issue of Marie Claire, as the mag’s stylist was not aware of her £100,000 endorsement deal. An insider at Pretty Polly explained, “It’s caused a lot of bad feeling. We want her to make up for it by doing photo shoots for other glossy mags in our gear.”
Rachel Stevens Breaks Into U.S. Market
October 8, 2003 – Sky News reports Rachel has broken into the American market, with her hit ‘Sweet Dreams My LA Ex’ appearing on a new TV ad in the U.S. for a dating service. They report that major U.S. stations are now playing the track and Stevens is receiving requests for interviews and promotional visits. The former S Club star told Sky News: “I plan to become as big as Madonna and will do anything to achieve my dream. I am a real hard worker.” Read more.