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Take That

Take That


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Boy band

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Manchester, England

Claim to fame :

Album "Everything Changes" (1993)

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Take That's Jason Orange Quits Band

September 25, 2014 04:42:13 GMT

Jason Orange is no longer a member of . The singer announced his departure from the boyband in a statement posted on their website on Wednesday, September 24, saying he told other members Gary Barlow, Howard Donald and Mark Owen during a meeting last week that he did not want to commit to recording and promoting a new album.

'Grey's Anatomy' Creator Offers Insight to Two Big Exits in Season Finale

May 18, 2012 06:40:10 GMT

"" might have left fans heartbroken after killing off one beloved doctor and letting go one other in the season 8 finale. After the episode aired on Thursday, May 17, creator Shonda Rhimes took to Twitter to share her own feelings about the shocking ending.

Adele, Lana Del Rey and Take That Win Big at Ivor Novello Awards

May 18, 2012 06:24:26 GMT

, and shone at Ivor Novello Awards that celebrated the best of British and Irish songwriters and composers. The "Someone Like You" hitmaker got two kudos, while the "Blue Jeans" singer and the boyband received one gong each.

Gary Barlow to Become a Father for the Fourth Time

February 20, 2012 07:17:51 GMT

Gary Barlow is preparing himself for yet another diaper duty. The 41-year-old member of has just broken the news that he's going to be a father for the fourth time. "My wife and I are expecting our 4th child #Anotherowngoal," so he wrote on his Twitter account on Sunday, February 19.

Pic: Food-Poisoned Robbie Williams Put on a Drip

July 18, 2011 16:22:58 GMT

Forced to a bed rest, posted a picture of him on a drip. The member had a serious bout of food poisoning which caused him to lose a large amount of fluid. The band consequently had to cancel their concert in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Video Premiere: Take That's 'When We Were Young'

July 15, 2011 07:33:10 GMT

's music video for their latest single "When We Were Young" has made its way out for viewing pleasure. It features each member of the boyband singing the song in a different location inside Wembley Stadium in London during their Progressed Live tour stop.

Man Made Bomb Threats Over 'Two and a Half Men' Reruns

May 28, 2011 17:17:19 GMT

A man from Bronx, New York City took "" too seriously. He made a call to a local television station and threatened to blow the headquarters if they keep airing the reruns of the CBS comedy.

Wasted Christina Aguilera Snapped With Smeared Lipstick

May 28, 2011 06:00:15 GMT

seems to be untroubled with her look post-partying. The singer, who serves as coach and judge on "", hit The Beverly nightclub in Beverly Hills on Thursday night, May 26. When making her exit, she looked as if she has got heavy make-out session with boyfriend Matthew Rutler since both of them were snapped with her red lipstick smearing their mouth.

'Love in the Wild' Sneak Peeks: Couples Get Dirty on First Date

May 28, 2011 06:00:00 GMT

Expect drama as well as adrenaline-rushing adventure on "". The new reality series from NBC brings ten men and ten women to wild nature on their first date, testing their mating and survival skills.

New Videos: Cee-Lo Green's 'I Want You' and Take That's 'Love Love'

May 28, 2011 05:45:22 GMT

Around the same time, Green and released a new music video each. The former premiered the clip for a soulful single "I Want You (Hold on to Me)", and the latter debuted visuals for a more upbeat track "Love Love" which serves as a soundtrack for "".

Take That Are Different After Robbie Williams Returns

May 05, 2011 09:21:19 GMT

Gary Barlow admits he's struggling to get used to having back in - because each member had carved out an individual role before his much-hyped return. The band reunited with the "Angels" hitmaker in 2010 for the first time since he walked out on the group in its 1995 heyday.

Pet Shop Boys Booked as Supporting Act for Take That's 2011 Tour

April 04, 2011 09:40:48 GMT

British pop stars have persuaded the to join them as their support act on tour in 2011. Pet Shop Boys Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe will perform a 40-minute set before the "Back For Good" hitmakers take the stage on their European trek.

Take That Named 2010's U.K. Most Popular Live Act

January 07, 2011 07:20:57 GMT

Reformed pop stars have officially claimed 2010 as their year - they've been named the most popular live act in the U.K. ahead of and . The group's latest record, "", has proved to be a big hit following their reunion with , who quit the band in 1995, and the disc has dominated Britain's album chart since its release in November 2010.

Take That Named Amazon's Best-Selling Music Act

January 03, 2011 03:12:03 GMT

British pop stars have fought off competition from and to be named the best-selling music act ever on website Amazon.co.uk. The group's latest record, "", has dominated Britain's album chart since it was released last month and has gone on to sell more than 1.8 million copies.

Take That's Police Riot Gear on 'X Factor' Deemed 'Too Controversial'

December 14, 2010 02:42:24 GMT

reportedly banned from using dancers dressed in police riot gear during their appearance on "" on Sunday, December 12, just days after violent clashes between cops and students in London. The five-piece had planned to stage a thrilling rendition of their new single "Kidz" on the British reality show, but the music mogul stepped in to stop them.

Take That Reign U.K. Albums Chart in Third Week

December 06, 2010 09:22:24 GMT

continue to dominate the U.K. album chart - "" has remained in the top spot for the third consecutive week. The record, the British band's first since reuniting with original member earlier this year, shot to number one on the countdown last month and has stayed there for three weeks.

Take That Receive $3 Million Bonus From Label Bosses

December 04, 2010 03:13:04 GMT

British band will ring in the New Year with a massive pay day - they're reportedly set for a $3 million bonus and will celebrate with a special gig for record company bosses. recently rejoined the group for an album and an upcoming 2011 tour, marking their first full shows with the original line-up since the "Angels" hitmaker left in 1995.

Take That Win Over Other Boybands at U.K. Chart

November 29, 2010 05:06:31 GMT

have proven their staying power at the top of the U.K. albums chart after fending off competition from fellow boybands and to make it two weeks at number one. "", the British band's first record since reuniting with original member earlier this year, shot to the top of the countdown last week and they maintained their position for a second consecutive week despite JLS' "" making a strong debut at two.

Bruce Willis Is New Face of Russian Bank

November 24, 2010 06:31:37 GMT

Hollywood star has become the unlikely face of a top Russian bank. The "Die Hard" tough guy will represent Trust Bank in Moscow for at least a year, replacing late Russian weightlifter and actor Vladimir Turchinsky, who died in 2009 at the age of 46.

Cheryl Cole Tops Online Survey as the Celebrity Most Idolized by Kids

November 24, 2010 04:43:01 GMT

British singer is the celebrity most idolized by kids - beating out competition from , , and in a new poll. The star topped a survey by online video network Parentchannel.tv to find the showbiz icon most children consider the perfect role model.

Brian McFadden Dreams to Rejoin Westlife to Challenge JLS and Take That

November 24, 2010 04:41:46 GMT

Brian McFadden would love to re-team with to battle fellow boybands and - because he's tired of the Irish group's "emotive" songs losing out in the British charts.

Take That Celebrated Record-Breaking Album With Booze

November 23, 2010 03:59:40 GMT

British boyband celebrated topping the U.K. chart with their record-breaking album "" on Sunday, November 21 by enjoying a boozy night out. The group shifted 522,000 copies of the album, the biggest first-week opening since "" by in 1997, and even outsold the rest of the top ten put together.

Take That Top U.K. Album Charts

November 22, 2010 04:46:58 GMT

have sealed their reunion with by rocketing to the top of the U.K. album charts with "", making it the fastest-selling disc of the century. The band's first record as a five-piece since Williams quit the group in 1995 shot to the top of the countdown on Sunday, November 21.

Take That and Cheryl Cole Team Up for Children Fundraising Event

November 22, 2010 03:28:22 GMT

British stars and helped raise more than $27 million for charity as part of the annual Children in Need fundraiser on Friday, November 19 The seven-hour U.K. TV appeal saw a host of stars including Take That, , and Sir put in appearances to urge viewers to make donations.

Steven Spielberg Working on Racing Driver James Hunt Biopic

November 15, 2010 06:46:39 GMT

Steven Spielberg is working on a new movie biopic of legendary British racing driver James Hunt, according to a U.K. report. Executives at the star's DreamWorks studio are said to be signing up "" star to play the driver in the lookback at Hunt's life.

Diane Keaton Suffered Vertigo Before Injured in Wrestling Accident

November 15, 2010 06:42:53 GMT

suffered a dizzying bout of vertigo last year, before she was injured in a wrestling accident on the set of new movie "". The 64 year old suffered a bang to her head while shooting scenes dressed as a sumo wrestler over the 2009 summer.

Michelle Williams Voted Off 'Strictly Come Dancing'

November 15, 2010 05:12:01 GMT

Singer has hung up her dancing shoes - she is the latest celebrity to be voted off U.K. talent show "Strictly Come Dancing". The former star failed to impress viewers and was forced to take part in a dance-off against veteran British actress Felicity Kendal to fight for survival on Sunday night, November 14.

Robbie Williams Has Emotional Take That Returning Performance

November 15, 2010 05:11:28 GMT

fought back tears after cementing his return to boyband on Sunday night, November 14 when he performed with the group for the first time in 15 years. The "Angels" hitmaker quit the band in 1995 to pursue a solo career while the rest of the group disbanded in early 1996. They returned to chart success in 2005 and have performed as a quartet ever since.

'The Flood' Video: Take That Reunite in Boat Race

October 15, 2010 09:17:36 GMT

are featured in complete line-up in a music video for "The Flood", a lead single from their new album "" which is due November 30 in the United States. Gary Barlow, Howard Donald, Jason Orange, Mark Owen and wear Oxford and Cambridge-style rowing outfit.

Take That Secretly Filming Reunion for X-Mas Release

October 08, 2010 09:32:20 GMT

British band have secretly filmed their reunion with for a new movie documentary, according to a U.K. report. The "Angels" hitmaker quit the boy band in 1995 to pursue a solo career, and stunned fans earlier this year when he announced he would reunite with his former group for an album and 2011 tour.

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