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Jason Donovan

Jason Donovan

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Jason & Kylie: Awwww... Kissy-Kissy!!... JD ♥ KM... Coo-ee!!... Yes Dear...

Interview by Chris Heath, Smash Hits, 30 November 1988

Jason Donovan and Kylie Minogue, eh? It's the kiss-up of the century, the romance of the millennium, is it not? "Er, no actually, we're really, ...

Jason Donovan: Hammersmith Odeon, London

Live Review by Caroline Sullivan, The Guardian, 24 September 1990

IT MUST have been sheer devilry that inspired someone to play Prince over the PA directly before Jason Donovan came on stage. Even Jason, awaiting ...

Jason Donovan: If You Go Down To The Woods Today…

Interview by William Shaw, Smash Hits, 12 December 1990

You'll probably bump into this bloke staring moodily into the middle distance, resting from a gruelling Christmas TV show, contemplating having to dance with a ...

Identitiy: Jason Donovan — What's Your Problem?

Interview by Mal Peachey, Vox, January 1993

Jason Donovan was born in Melbourne, Australia in 1968. Neighbours made him a teeny idol in 1986, and SAW made him a pop star. He ...

Jason gets sorted

Interview by Caroline Sullivan, The Guardian, 19 October 2000

Jason Donovan was the golden boy of soap and pop 10 years ago. Then he went bald and it all fell apart. Now he's reinvented ...

Jason Donovan

Book Excerpt by Phil Hardy, Dave Laing, The Faber Companion to 20th-Century Popular Music, 2001

b. 1 June 1968, Melbourne, Australia ...

Jason Donovan: Let It Be Me

Review by Dan Gennoe,, 17 November 2008

HAVING DRAGGED himself out of his mid-'90s drugs haze and back into the nation's affections via the medium of musical theatre, the soft-focus tone of ...

see also Stock Aitken Waterman


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