Former Boyzone star Ronan Keating offered ‘Top of the Pops’ a career survival guide, including his advice to avoid talking rubbish for headlines. “I understand it, but I definitely don’t do that,” he said. “We don’t sit down and put a plan together. I hope people see that I’m not like that. I don’t look to shock people. I don’t use that tactic. I did an interview last week and I said something that I didn’t want the journalist to pick up on and run with, because it was just a sensationalist thing.”
The interview transcript at bbc.co.uk has since been removed.
Neil Sean of Sky News reports former Boyzone star Ronan Keating has secretly recorded a country album. “He is well loved on the country scene and did it as an experiment, but fans are eager to lap up more,” a source explained. “He is not sure when he plans to release it yet.”
Former Boyzone star Ronan Keating talked with ‘GMTV Today’ about a campaign that is close to his heart, The Marie Keating Foundation. The project raises awareness for breast cancer, the disease which took his mother’s life at the age of 51. GM.tv has since removed the video.
Former Boyzone star Ronan Keating launched his own range of perfumes and eau de colognes in aid of the Marie Keating foundation in Dublin, Ireland on Friday (March 24).
Kelly Osbourne, Louise Redknapp, former Hear’Say star Myleene Klass, Sugababes, ‘Pop Idol’ season one champ Will Young, Dannii Minogue, former Atomic Kitten Jenny Frost, former Boyzone star Ronan Keating, and Sophie Ellis Bextor attended the Elle Style Awards 2006, from the Atlantis Gallery at the Old Trueman Brewery in London, England on Monday (February 20). Check out pictures from FilmMagic (arrivals / afterparty), RexFeatures (page1 / page2), and GettyImages.
Sugababes Keisha Buchanan Is Single Again
February 18, 2006 – The Mirror reports that Sugababes star Keisha Buchanan has ended her three year romance with Zane Alliluyeva. “Zane’s one of my best friends but things hadn’t been right with us for ages,” she admitted. “We’ve always been quite on and off and that was going on for the past year. It didn’t end badly, it pretty much just dried up.”
Former Boyzone star Ronan Keating tells Neil Sean of Sky News he’s working on developing an acting career for himsef. “I was all set to start a film with Vinnie Jones and Anna Friel, but it’s been put back now, so I took the opportunity to learn how to act and I’m loving it,” Keating explained. “I hope you can see all the work up there on screen very soon.”
Ronan Keating has thrown water on hopes for a Boyzone reunion, or at lease one involving him, telling The Mirror he’s too busy with his fifth solo album. “I’ll be promoting and touring with my new album this year,” he says. “So I can’t get involved with the Boyzone tour this time round.”
Will former Westlife star Brian McFadden team up with former Boyzone star Ronan Keating? “We are a huge song-writing force together and may even release a duet,” McFadden told a source, who then told Neil Sean of Sky News. “When I was in Westlife our manager Louis Walsh was not keen on this idea but now both me and Ronan are free and plan to rock the charts in 2006.”
The People reports that 34-year-old Matthew Sweeting, a Ronan Keating lookalike who earned thousands of pounds belting out the ex-Boyzone star’s hits is being prosecuted for benefit fraud. Read more.
Ronan Keating and his wife Yvonne introduce their new baby daughter, Ali, to the awaiting press at Mount Carmel Hospital on Saturday (September 10) in Dublin, Ireland. The former Boyzone star said, “I’m on top of the world. I’m just overjoyed. I can’t believe I have three children.” Check out pictures from GettyImages.