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Sugababes (2002)

Interview by Gavin Martin, Rock's Backpages Audio, 2002

The First Ladies of the British pop charts talk about fame, boys, UK Garage, the Angels With Dirty Faces album and each other.

File format: mp3; in 3 parts, total file sizes: 64.6mb, total interview length: 1h 09' 46" sound quality: ****


Music profile: Sugababes

Profile and Interview by Lisa Verrico, The Times, 9 November 2002

Sassier than Atomic Kitten, classier than Mis-Teeq, the new Sugababes are the girl group it’s OK for grown-ups to like, claims Lisa Verrico. ...

Sugababes: Three

Review by Dan Gennoe,, October 2003

NOT TO PUT too fine a point on it, in the space of two years and two albums the Sugababes changed the face of pop. ...

Sugababes: Wanna be in our gang?

Interview by Caroline Sullivan, The Guardian, 17 October 2003

Sugababes were 15 when they released their first single. Three years and one line-up change later, they are the coolest, smartest girl band in the ...

Xenomania: Heart Of The Country, Home Of The Hits

Profile and Interview by Ben Thompson, The Observer, 18 July 2004

In rural Kent, the future of British pop is being shaped by Brian Higgins – a Phil Spector for the 21st century. Ben Thompson meets ...

Sugababes: Taller In More Ways

Review by Nick Southall, Stylus, 20 October 2005

POP ACTS AREN'T SUPPOSED to release four albums, aren't supposed to have careers; they're meant to emerge quickly, define a brief era, and be seen ...

Sugababes: Royal Albert Hall, London

Live Review by Lisa Verrico, The Times, 22 March 2008

THEY COULD easily sell out arenas. Instead, Sugababes’ current tour — at 30 dates over eight weeks, the longest in their seven-year career — takes ...

Sugababes: Catfights And Spotlights

Discography by Dan Gennoe,, October 2008

ACCORDING TO reports, the Sugababes plan a hiatus following the release of this their sixth album while founding 'Babe Keisha Buchanan fulfils her ambition to ...

Sugababes: 'We Took Our Eye Off The Ball'

Interview by Caroline Sullivan, The Guardian, 24 July 2009

After a brush with self-doubt, the Sugababes are back on form. Keisha Buchanan, Amelle Berrabah and Heidi Range talk about their new album, Get Sexy ...

Sugababes: Sweet 7 (Island) *

Review by Andy Gill, The Independent, 5 March 2010

WITH THE DEPARTURE last year of final founder member Keisha Buchanan, Sugababes finally slipped from being a band to a brand. ...

see also Siobhan Donaghy


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