Other Facts

The week after Michael Jackson died he had thirteen top 40 Hits in the charts (the chart w/e 11th July 2009), he held positions 2, 10, 12, 13, 19, 25, 26, 32, 33, 34, 35, 38, 40 with “Man In The Mirror”, “Billie Jean”, “Thriller”, “Smooth Criminal”, “Beat It”, “Black Or White”, “Dirty Diana”, “They Don’t Care About Us”, “Earth Song”, “The Way You Make Me Feel”, “You Are Not Alone”, “Don’t Stop ’til You Get Enough”, and “Bad”.

TLC’s second album, “CrazySexyCool” (1994), was the first album by a female group to be awarded diamond certification by the RIAA for selling over 11 million copies in the USA and shipping over 15 million copies worldwide.

Madonna was protected by 10,000 soldiers and riot police at her Moscow concert after the Russian Orthodox Church staged protests against her self-crucifixion stunt, which has become an infamous part of her Confessions tour. (September 15, 2006).

While pregnant, Madonna had cravings for peanut squash and sticky toffee pudding; Mel B had cravings for peanut butter, cheesecake, ice-cream and chips, while her former band mate Victoria just craved for gerkins.

Michael Jackson was just five years old when the Jackson Five played their first professional gig. Their fee for the night was only eight dollars, but they collected over one hundred dollars in money tossed on the stage.

Billie Jean’ by Michael Jackson was the first video to air on MTV by a black artist.

Madonna has MP (standing for Madonna’s Property) and Marilyn Monroe’s face tattooed on her bottom.

Ex Spice Girl Emma Bunton played one of the bridemaids who were catapulted onto a giant wedding cake in a Halifax Building Society TV commercial. Former S Club 7’s Tina Barret appeared in the same advert.

TOTAL’s Keisha had a child with actor Omar Epps in 2004.

BRITNEY SPEARS is and excellent dart player.

THE SPICE GIRLS was the first British popstars since the Beatles to be cast by Madame Tussaud’s.

THE SOURCE magazine’s music awards was shut down when a riot broke down backsatage after a fight between rival rappers E-40 and Andre Dow.

SNOOP DOGG was 18 when he was sentenced to 4 years in jail by selling drugs to an undercover cop.

SHAKIRA went to her 1st dance at age 14.

BIG PUNISHER weighed in at 450 – 700 pounds, and died of a heart attack at the age of 28.

BRITNEY SPEARS’ song “Dont let me be the last to know” was written by Shania Twain

SHAKIRA refuses to paint her nails.

MANDY MOORE sang the anthem at 8 sporting events in 1 week before becoming a star.

MANDY MOORE’s first movie was The Princess Diaries.

PINK loves madonna. When she was younger, she jokes, she believed that Madonna was her mom.

PINK was in an all-girl group before she went solo and struck gold.

TOTAL was often called the female Jodeci.

JESSICA SIMPSON’s sister ashlee was one of her dancers

USHER is/was part owner (10%) of NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers.

WHITNEY HOUSTON was caught with 15.2 grams of Marijuana at a Hawaiian airport

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