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Has The Super Bowl Become Music’s Biggest Event?

In 1966, the National Football League decided to merge with its rival organization, the upstart American Football League. Although the two leagues wouldn't actually become…
Chris DeVille | February 4, 2016 - 3:07 pm

More Boy George stories

Watch Arcade Fire Perform With Florence Welch & Boy George In London

London has been getting a lot of Arcade Fire lately. They played London's SSE Wembley Arena on Wednesday night, and they brought Chrissie Hynde out…
Peter Helman | April 14, 2018 - 10:13 am

Boy George Tells The Voice U.K. Audience “I’ve Slept With Prince”

Boy George and Prince were two of the most popular musicians of the '80s, and both made unique strands of androgynous sexuality a big part…
Chris DeVille | October 30, 2015 - 11:38 am

Watch Death Cab For Cutie Perform, Boy George & Jack Black Cover The Doors On Conan

Last night, Death Cab For Cutie were musical guests on Conan. They played "The Ghosts Of Beverly Drive," the most recent single form their new…
Tom Breihan | July 14, 2015 - 9:12 am

Culture Club Prep Reunion Album, Tour

The British quartet Culture Club were one of the most commercially dominant groups of the early-'80s new wave era, and their fey, romantic glamor and…
Tom Breihan | August 12, 2014 - 12:17 pm

Watch Ezra Koenig, Boy George, David Byrne, Rufus Wainwright, & Josh Groban Sing Grease’s “Summer Nights”

What do Ezra Koenig, Boy George, David Byrne, Rufus Wainwright, and Josh Groban have in common? They were all part of a massive group rendition…
Chris DeVille | June 16, 2014 - 1:50 pm

Watch Boy George & Black Lips Cover T. Rex’s “Bang A Gong (Get It On)”

Atlanta garage-rock miscreants the Black Lips have a history of playing with random-ass famous people; one of the worst shows I ever saw was one…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2014 - 5:05 pm

Boy George Covers Lana Del Rey

Boy George and Lana Del Rey make an interesting pairing: Both obsessed with artifice and self-invention, both carrying big makeup bags, both weirdly iconic in…
Tom Breihan | July 24, 2012 - 3:36 pm

Mark Ronson, Boy George, MNDR Hit Jools Holland

Boy George and producer/Miike Snow singer Andrew Wyatt joined Mark Ronson on Later... with Jools Holland for their contribution to his guest-filled upcoming lp Record
jessica | September 20, 2010 - 10:49 am

Boy George Sentenced To 15 Months In Jail

A few years back Boy George was ordered to perform community service with NYC's Dept of Sanitation after police responded to his burglary report (turned…
Scott Lapatine | January 16, 2009 - 11:47 am

Boy George Talks Trash Again

This time it's in a new Channel 4 documentary The Madness Of Boy George. The Guardian thinks Georgie comes off, oh, just a bit daft."Boy…
Stereogum | October 18, 2006 - 11:07 am

He’ll Shovel 4 Ya

We always wondered what sort of "community service" celebrities are expected to perform when they get in trouble with the law. Finally, AP sheds some…
Scott Lapatine | June 27, 2006 - 1:34 pm

Boy George VS Elton john

And you thought Brandon Flowers and Sam Endicott were divas... In recent weeks Boy George publicly criticized George Michael ("a pre-war homosexual"), Madonna ("a…
Stereogum | April 11, 2005 - 9:58 am

Live From New York: Courtney Love’s St. Patrick’s Day

I poke a lot of fun at Courtney Love on this blog. 'Cause she's ... a little loopy. But she totally won me over last…
Stereogum | March 18, 2004 - 12:13 pm