06:11 AM EDT 08/24/2014
Originally posted 07/31/2006 09:25AM
Boy George will be cleaning up in New York next month, though not in the way that will result in bank deposits.
Originally posted 06/26/2006 01:25PM
A New York judge on Monday issued a stern warning – but no jail time – to Boy George over his failure to do the community service required by his sentence on a drug charge.
Originally posted 03/08/2006 11:00AM
The most serious charges of cocaine possession against Boy George were dismissed Wednesday after the former Culture Club singer pleaded guilty to falsely reporting a burglary, Reuters reports.
Originally posted 02/02/2006 08:00AM
Except for a full-length coat, Boy George dressed down for his Wednesday appearance in Manhattan Criminal Court – where his lawyer declared the singer's innocence and vowed to fight his drug-possession charges.
Originally posted 10/07/2005 05:00PM
Boy George’s lawyer is denying that drugs found in the British singer's apartment belonged to him, the Associated Press reports.
Originally posted 02/25/2004 01:00PM
ANNOUNCED: Jessica Simpson and Patti LaBelle have signed on to perform at the "VH1 Divas" special, the Associated Press reports. The fund-raiser, which will be broadcast from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on April 18, will raise money for VH1's Save the Music Foundation, which works to return music programs to U.S. schools. Since its creation in 1997, the foundation has donated more than $25 million worth of musical instruments to schools across the country. More performers will be announced as they are added, AP reports.
Originally posted 01/30/2002 01:20PM
An unknown -- until Tuesday night -- young actor, Euan Morton, plays the gender-bending pop icon in the new West End stage show "Taboo," and reviewers rave.
Originally posted 03/12/1999 12:00AM
Boy George jokingly says he is looking forward to "pinching Prince Charles's bum" -- just as Geri "Ginger" Spice has already done -- when he performs at a concert for the Prince's Trust on July 4. PEOPLE's London bureau reports that at a Thursday press conference to launch the upcoming 8 1/2-hour charity event (which will star George's Culture Club along with 20 other acts, including Shania Twain), the singer was told by the Prince's Trust chief executive Tom Shebbeare: "I am sure my boss is looking forward to having his bottom pinched, too."
Originally posted 11/24/1998 12:00AM
Boy George was nearly crushed to death this week while doing a sound check at the Bournemouth International Center in southern England. A wire holding a 62-pound mirrored disco ball snapped and plunged from the ceiling, supposedly just missing the flamboyant frontman for the Culture Club. "It would have been both ironic and glamorous to be finished off by a four-foot glitter ball," a still-breathing Boy was quoted as saying by Reuters.
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