I (Who Have Nothing)


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This video has just popped up on YouTube.

The author Toropop is silent about its origin.

But Gary has sent this information:
The newly posted clip on YouTube of “I (Who Have Nothing)” is from
French TV. Shirley is lip synching to the original recording and this
time doing a pretty good job at it. This clip was originally posted
last year.

See what you think… Comments welcome!


You, you buy her diamonds,
bright, sparkling diamonds.


(Non DSB) The Luxury Channel


 (Non DSB) Here’s a press release about a new TV channel

Dame Shirley loves a few luxuries – Don’t we all?

And her friend Liz Brewer, who organised her 2007 Birthday Party,  is on the next programme.


Press Release



 The Luxury Channel, a new online channel, is producing a new ‘Luxury Life’ series that will air on CNBC Europe, the leading pan European business and financial TV channel, and on CNBC Asia. The first of the 30-minute  weekly documentaries was shown on the channel on Wednesday, 20th February at 22.30 CET. 

Each programme will be repeated across the weekend.

Stylish and informative, The Luxury Channel series ‘Luxury Life’ will take viewers on a journey of discovery to uncover the world’s finest luxuries from Beijing and Mumbai, to Moscow and the South of France. The programmes, filmed in high-definition will offer viewers a unique insight into the latest luxury trends, craftsmanship and innovation and the entrepreneurs behind them.

The first programme in the series (20th February) gave viewers a special insight into Moscow and the millionaires at the cutting edge who live and do business there. 

Barbara Stelzner, Director of News and Programming at CNBC Europe says:  “Our upscale and affluent audience know how to make money and this series will also help them spend it!  We’re delighted to be working with The Luxury Channel on an interesting series which we know will have great appeal to CNBC viewers.”


The third programme in the series ( transmission 12th March at 20.30 GMT and repeated Saturday 15th and Sunday  at 20.30 ) is The Party Guru. 

When it comes to planning the perfect glamorous party, just what does it take?

One of the people who know precisely what’s involved is professional party guru Liz Brewer, who spends much of her time ensuring that the right people get together.  Her client list includes the rich and famous and royalty, all of whom meet at exclusive parties and special gatherings, from polo matches to sophisticated events where valuable relationships are struck up.

In this entertaining documentary we go behind the scenes to discover the fascinating world behind planning the perfect event. 

Subsequent programmes in the series will include:

King of Diamonds –

The Ultimate Boys Toys’

Sport of Kings – Own your own Racehorse

India – The New Maharajahs 

About The Luxury Channel

The Luxury Channel is run by programme makers and industry specialists Fiona Sanderson and Jim Manson.

A new TV online channel which covers the world’s luxury goods market, it’s targeted at high-net worth viewers and those who have aspirations to join them, people who appreciate the good things in life.

Led by an award winning team of filmmakers, The Luxury Channel will offer documentary style programmes that tell the inside stories of the great luxury brands. Stylish and informative, the programmes will focus on the pinnacle of European and worldwide excellence, craftsmanship, and innovation. The Luxury Channel is destined to become the first channel that will be a world-leading up-market media brand. The first Luxury Channel programmes will be available on CNBC Europe from February 20th 2008 and in April on a dedicated web TV channel.


About CNBC Europe

CNBC Europe is the only pan-European real-time financial and business channel dedicated to European CEOs and senior corporate executives, the European financial services industry and the European investor.  Today the channel is available in over 100 million homes, 1,400 banks and financial institutions and thousands of four and five star hotel rooms throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa.  CNBC Europe is wholly owned subsidiary of NBC Universal.  NBC Universal is the broadcasting unit of the General Electric Company (GE).

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Click here to link to yet another charity auction…

CD Release Party in Boston


More hot news from the USA

If you live in Boston, MA there’s a Dame Shirley Bassey CD Release Party at the Club Cafe on April 4th.

With a chance to win tickets at the EDGE – Click here to visit the gay web site in Boston.


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