2009 – Boy George was sentenced to 15 months in prison after being convicted of falsely imprisoning a male escort. The Culture Club frontman denied the charge at Snaresbrook crown court and claimed the victim, Norwegian Audun Carlsen, 29, had stolen photos from his laptop. The singer told police he invited Carlsen back to his […]
2008 – Snaresbrook Crown Court heard how Boy George chained a male escort to his bedroom wall and beat him with a metal chain after accusing him of hacking into his laptop. The singer had made contact with Mr Carlsen, 29, on the social networking website Gaydar. Mr Carlsen told the court that he was […]
2007 – former Culture Club frontman, Boy George was charged with the false imprisonment of a 28-year-old man. Police said the offence was alleged to have taken place at the 47-year-old’s home in Hackney, in London on 28 April of this year. The singer, DJ was bailed and was due to appear before Thames Magistrates’ […]
2006 – Boy George was seen sweeping streets in New York as part of a five-day community service sentence. The former Culture Club frontman was moved into a fenced-off area after only 30 minutes after he was mobbed by the media. The 45-year-old singer was found guilty of wasting police time earlier this year and was […]
1998 – Culture Club, Howard Jones, and the Human League kick off their Great Rewind tour in Atlanta.
1986 – In an episode of “The A-Team.” Boy George plays a singer mistakenly booked into a country dance hall.
1984 – a model of Boy George from Culture Club was unveiled at Madame Tussaud’s Waxworks in London on his 23rd birthday.
1961 – Born on this day, George O’Dowd, (Boy George), singer, DJ. Culture Club, (1983 UK No.1 & 1984 US No.1 single ‘Karma Chameleon’). Solo, (1987 UK No.1 single ‘Everything I Own’). Boy George (born George Alan O’Dowd 14 June 1961) is an English singer-songwriter who was part of the English New Romantic movement which […]