Posts tagged "Susan Boyle"

Susan Boyle Reveals She Has Asperger Syndrome

Former Britain's Got Talent contestant Susan Boyle has sold over 14 million albums since singing "I Dreamed A Dream" for Simon Cowell in 2009.  The 52-year old Scot, who lived with her mother in a council flat before finding fame, told the Observer that she was recently diagnosed with Asperberger's Syndrome. "I have always know…

By: Kelly Lynch / December 8, 2013

Susan Boyle’s Quest to Find Love Leads This Week’s Best Celebrity Quotes

Never in my months of pulling celebrity quotes did I expect to find a lede-worthy blip from Susan Boyle, the woman who five years ago captivated the world on Britain's Got Talent, then disappeared into relative obscurity. (Don't believe me? Her last CD sold just 51,000 copies in the UK.) But then the now-52-year-old opened…

By: / July 6, 2013

Susan Boyle Is Back in the Studio

Good news, Susan Boyle fans; your favorite Scottish songbird has returned to the recording studio to begin work on her third album. British newspaper The Sun reports that Boyle is working on her third studio release, following the huge success of The Gift, which dominated the charts last year, selling in excess of 1.85 millio…

By: Celebuzz / January 13, 2011

Susan Boyle Chokes on ‘The View’ (VIDEO)

Cat got your tongue, Susan Boyle? Scottish songbird Boyle's impeccable record as a thoroughly spellbinding performer took a devastating blow on her performance on The View on Tuesday morning, as she attempted to promote her new album, The Gift, with a rendition of "O Holy Night." Apparently afflicted by a plague of frogs in her…

By: / November 30, 2010

Susan Boyle Topples Taylor Swift From Top of Charts

Sorry, Taylor Swift; you've just been Boyled over. Britain's Got Talent sensation Susan Boyle has knocked Swift's latest album, Speak Now, out of the Number 1 spot on Billboard magazine's Top 200 chart with her newly released Christmas album, The Gift. The Gift, which contains Boyle's renditions of such holiday chestnuts as "The First Noel"…

By: / November 17, 2010

Susan Boyle Will Have a ‘Glee’-ful Christmas

The upcoming Christmas-themed episode of Glee just got a little more special. According to reports, Scottish songbird Susan Boyle has been confirmed for a cameo on the December 7 episode. The 49-year-old "I Dreamed a Dream" singer will reportedly play a high-school lunch lady. Lamentably, the singer won't be appearing on the accompanying Glee Christma…

By: Celebuzz / October 29, 2010

Did Lou Reed Make Susan Boyle Cry?

Which rocker thwarted Susan Boyle's America's Got Talent performance -- and made her cry?! That would be "Walk on the Wild Side" singer, Lou Reed, who reportedly denied Boyle permission to sing his 1972 song, "Perfect Day," at a Wednesday taping of Got Talent, the franchise that launched the dowdy but lovable Boyle last year.

By: / September 9, 2010

Check Out Jackie Evancho, the 10-Year-Old Susan Boyle

America's Got Talent delivered its "Susan Boyle moment" this week with the debut of 10-year-old Jackie Evancho, who appears to be your average adorable little girl -- until she opens her mouth. She wow-ed the judges with a goosebump-inducing version of the opera song, “O Mio Babbino Caro. ”As Got Talent judge Howie Mandel put…

By: Celebuzz / August 12, 2010

The Next ‘American Idol’ Judges: You Decide! (PHOTOS)

With the abrupt departures of American Idol judges Ellen DeGeneres and Kara DioGuardi this week—along with the ongoing search for Simon Cowell's replacement—it's anybody's guess as to who'll be mentoring the next generation of aspiring music superstars. Many names have been mentioned, but while the final decisions are hashed out, we thought we'd open the…

By: Celebuzz / July 31, 2010

BUZZINGS: Megan Fox Fired From ‘Transformers 3,’ Still Insanely Hot

Megan Fox has been canned from Transformers 3, making Michael Bay the only man in the world who doesn't want her. (PopEater) A collection of the most valuable voices in Hollywood. Chris Klein strangely absent. (Wonderwall) Yesterday's Miley Cyrus lap-dance scandal has been replaced by today's Miley Cyrus breast-grab scandal. Three cheers for progress! (Hollywood

By: Celebuzz / May 19, 2010

Susan Boyle’s Family Believe She’s Being Held Hostage By Her Handlers

According to the family of overnight singing sensation and top-selling music artist, Susan Boyle, her management team is denying her access to her family and forcing her to perform on a schedule far in excess of her current physical and emotional stamina. “The Boyle family has made it very clear to Susan’s management that we…

By: / April 20, 2010

Susan Boyle Wants to Collaborate With Lady GaGa on the Greatest Duet Ever!

Get ready to burn every record in your collection, because if Susan Boyle has her way, the only song you'll ever need will be recorded shortly. The Scottish Britain's Got Talent sensation has made it known that she wants to collaborate with "Bad Romance" chanteuse Lady GaGa, on what would certainly be the song that…

By: Alex Blagg / April 13, 2010

The Japanese Tranny Susan Boyle Impersonator Was Inevitable (VIDEO)

Oh, you may call it odd, but it was her destiny. Susan Boyle has spawned a broad range of fan-mania around the globe in her year-long-run as overnight-success-diva, including, apparently, some zealous dramatic re-creators in Japan who have a unique spin on SuBo's Britain's Got Talent performance. Take a look-see, if you dare.

By: Alex Blagg / February 25, 2010

Susan Boyle Finds Intruder in Home, Scares Him Off With Mating Call

If it's true that you haven't really made it until random strangers start rummaging through your home, let's all welcome Susan Boyle to the big time! The Scottish songbird returned to her Blackburn home last night to find a man—a man!—in her pad. Police quickly apprehended the interloper and released him without charges, pending further…

By: Celebuzz / January 27, 2010

Ways In Which Susan Boyle Defines Cool

Susan Boyle may have it all these days, but one thing she won't be getting any time soon -- a Brit Award. The Scottish songbird was snubbed with the announcement today that she won't even be receiving a nomination for Best Solo Female Music Artists from the swanky swanksters who run the glamorous music artist…

By: Regan Stephens / January 19, 2010

Next Bond Girl…Susan Boyle? (PHOTOS)

Earlier this week, rumors leaked out about Susan Boyle recording the all-important title song for the next edition of the James Bond movie series, now starring Daniel Craig as Special Agent 007. Susan would be joining an all-star cast of past Bond crooners, including Paul McCartney, Tom Jones, Madonna, Carly Simon, Duran Duran, Tina Turner,…

By: / December 22, 2009

Taylor Swift vs. Susan Boyle In Epic Battle For Year’s Top-Selling Artist

The epic struggle for a global music domination has come down to this: the young phenom teen-heartthrob-dater, Taylor Swift vs. the never-been-kissed, coal-mining town, overnight success story, Susan Boyle for the title of top selling music artist of the year. And we can think of only one reasonable way to settle this: a pudding-wrestling match…

By: Alex Blagg / December 18, 2009

Robin Williams to Play Susan Boyle?

The good news for Susan Boyle: Her life story may be coming to the big screen, in a movie starring a show-biz legend. The bad news: That legend is Robin Williams. Williams tells British newspaper the Telegraph that he's been approached to play the Britain's Got Talent sensation in a movie—and being a big fa…

By: Celebuzz / August 25, 2009

Susan Boyle: Ready for Round Two

You just can't keep a good woman down. Singing sensation and Britain's Got Talent runner-up Susan Boyle hit up clothing store Lulu and Fred in London on Friday. From her relaxed, refreshed demeamor, you'd never know that she'd just been admitted to the Priory clinic in London for exhaustion less than a week earlier. Are…

By: Celebuzz / June 8, 2009

Susan Boyle Hospitalized for Exhaustion After “Emotional Breakdown”

It seems that losing out on this season of Britain's Got Talent over the weekend was the straw that finally broke Susan Boyle's back. British newspaper the Daily Mail reports that Boyle was admitted to the Priory clinic on Sunday for exhaustion. The Scottish warbler reportedly showed signs of an "emotional breakdown." The clinic admittance…

By: Celebuzz / June 1, 2009
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