The Sun reports Will Young’s ‘Friday’s Child’ video was inspired by his grandad – who swam in the Olympics. “My dad’s father was an Olympic swimmer for Australia in the 1930s,” the ‘Pop Idol’ champ explained. “Although he died before I was born, I thought the video would be a nice mark of respect. Once it was finished it felt like fate.”
Matthew Williamson Wants To Team With Will Young
June 8, 2004 – A spokesman for designer Matthew Williamson tells The Mirror he believes ‘Pop Idol’ champ Will Young would be a great model for his clothes. “Matthew would love to work with Will,” the spokesman said. “He has always been really impressed with Will’s sense of style and thinks he looks great. Nothing has come of it so far but who knows what will happen in the future?” Young and Williamson were spotted deep in conversation at a post-show party following 25-year-old Will’s Royal Albert Hall gig on Friday (June 4).