Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty announced his intention to be “George Best in reverse” during an interview with presenter Kirsty Wark for BBC2’s ‘Newsnight’. When likened to soccer legend Best, who died recently, Doherty said: “Yeah, I’m going to have to do that in reverse. Hopefully I’m going to do it by having people hear my music. George Best became very famous for his football, right – his genius on the pitch – and then was swamped in what I call dead-monkey-brain-tabloid-fever, Whereas for me, it’s going to be the other way round.” The singer also pledged to win back lover Kate Moss, promising not to sell out details on their private lives. Read more.
You can adjust all of your cookie settings by navigating the tabs on the left hand side.