Boy George

The Cure: Our 1988 Cover Story on Robert Smith

This article originally appeared in the March 1988 issue of SPIN. "I've dealt with the worst already," says the Cure's Robert Smith about the…
Brad Balfour / September 2, 2019

Hall & Oates: Our 1988 Interview

This article originally appeared in the July 1988 Issue of SPIN. "I am he, the light-bearer, Lucifer, the morning star!" shouts the handsome…
Timothy White / August 31, 2019

Eurythmics: Our 1985 Cover Story

This article originally appeared in the August 1985 issue of SPIN. The day Be Yourself Tonight lay tightly canned and set for the…
Simon Garfield / July 28, 2019

Boy George Thinks Sophie Turner Could Play Him in Forthcoming Biopic

Following the success of Bohemian Rhapsody and Rocketman, a Boy George biopic is in the works ,and the '80s pop star has expressed interest in…
Maggie Serota / June 17, 2019

Arcade Fire Bring Out Florence Welch and Boy George at London Performance: Watch

Last night Arcade Fire performed at London's SSE Wembley Arena, and during their performance, they brought out Florence Welch to help cover her Florence +…
Rob Arcand / April 14, 2018

Watch Mötley Crüe’s Vince Neil and Boy George Argue Over Sobriety in New Celebrity Apprentice

One of the first flare-ups from Arnold Schwarzenegger's New Celebrity Apprentice, which premiered last night, happened between Culture Club frontman Boy George and Mötley Crüe's Vince Neil. While…
Brian Josephs / January 3, 2017

Boy George Tells ‘Voice U.K.’ Audience He Slept With Prince

In the middle of taping an episode of The Voice U.K., Boy George told a fellow judge that he'd slept with Prince, according to audience members…
Brennan Carley / October 30, 2015

Watch Ezra Koenig, David Byrne, Boy George, More Sing a Song From ‘Grease’

Ezra Koenig spent his Friday night leading SPIN's 2013 Band of the Year through a rollicking set at Bonnaroo, but from the looks of things…
Colin Joyce / June 16, 2014

Watch Black Lips and Boy George Bang T. Rex’s ‘Gong’

Last weekend's Coachella was packed to the tentpoles with star-studded collaborations: Drake joining Jhene Aiko, Blondie helping out Arcade Fire, and even Justin Bieber braving…
Marc Hogan / April 18, 2014

Hear Boy George’s Twangy Take on Lana Del Rey’s ‘Video Games’

Lana Del Rey's original viral video hit, "Video Games," has become what you might call a video game in its own right, spurring countless singers…
Marc Hogan / July 24, 2012

Eminem Becomes a Trekkie, and 7 More Oddities

tweetmeme_service = 'bit.ly'; tweetmeme_source = 'SPINmagazine';Eminem's "Without Me" is translated into Klingon. Klenginem seeks duet partner named... Shatner? [io9]…
Jillian Ennis / October 22, 2009

Musicians React to Michael Jackson’s Death

The music world -- and the world at large -- has been mourning Thursday afternoon's unexpected death of Michael Jackson. Via Twitter, Facebook, MySpace, and…
Larry Fitzmaurice / June 26, 2009

Boy George Gets 15 Months in Jail

Former Culture Club frontman Boy George was sentenced to 15 months in prison this morning in a London courtroom after being convicted of falsely imprisoning…
Larry Fitzmaurice / January 16, 2009

Boy George Plots Summer Tour of North America

Who? Culture Club-fronting, "Karma Chameleon"-singing, not-exactly-law-abiding singer Boy George, who is known as much for his gorgeous voice as he is for his garish style.
Larry Fitzmaurice / June 6, 2008