News of the World’s Fabulous magazine caught up with Amelle Berrabah, Keisha Buchanan, and Heidi Range of the Sugababes in their cover story, where they talked about facing highs and lows and heartbreak. Berrabah opened up about her boyfriend Freddie Fuller’s fight to live after a shocking machete attack in December. “When Freddie was attacked, I had 30 seconds with him before he went into surgery,” she said. “I told him that he was going to be OK, but really I thought it was the last time I’d see him. He was soaked in blood the only part of him that wasn’t red were the whites of his eyes.” After four operations, Fuller is on the mend, with doctors saving his arm and leg. Read more, including interviews with Keisha and Heidi, as well as a photoshoot and video from the shoot, at fabulousmag.co.uk.
Amelle Berrabah Gets On The Right Path With Sugababes
February 10, 2008 – Sugababe star Amelle Berrabah spoke with the Daily Star, where she opened up about having her life turned around for the better after Mutya Buena’s departure from the girl group opened the door for her. “I used to be a right nightmare before I was in the band. I’d drive my mum round the bend with worry,” the 23-year-old said. “I’d stay out late, or all night, and not let her know where I was. I really could have gone down the wrong path. Then the Sugababes audition came up.”
The story at dailystar.co.uk has since been removed.
Amelle Berrabah Arrested Over Alleged Attack On Neighbor’s Car
January 11, 2008 – Sugababes star Amelle Berrabah was arrested on Thursday after an incident on Wednesday where her a neighbor’s car was attacked after an alleged feud turned ugly in Aldershot, Hants. “There’s been needle between the two families and on Thursday it hit boiling point,” a source told The Mirror. “There was shouting and a girl called police, who got there about 10:45am. Amelle was shaking as officers carted her off.”
A police spokesperson confirmed, “A 23-year-old woman from London was arrested on suspicion of causing criminal damage and public order offenses. She has been bailed to appear at Aldershot police station on February 21.” This incident comes fresh off her boyfriend Freddie Fuller’s horrific Christmas Eve machete attack.