Joss Stone

Joss Stone murder plot man jailed for life in Britain

Photographs of British men Kevin Liverpool (left) and Junior Bradshaw (right) who were found guilty of conspiracy to rob and murder British singer Joss Stone. Photo: AFP

Court hears hapless Kevin Liverpool and his co-accused, Junior Bradshaw, encountered police when they crashed their car on way to kidnap the soul singer. They also asked a local postman for directions to her home. Liverpool was jailed for life for his part in the plot. 

Thursday, 4 April, 2013, 10:28am

Men plotted to cut off the head of soul singer Joss Stone, court told

Joss Stone was invited to Prince William's wedding. Photo: Xinhua

Two men armed with weapons including a samurai sword and equipped with body bags and gaffer tape were arrested as they plotted to rob and murder the soul singer Joss Stone, a British jury was told. The pair drove from Manchester to Devon, where Stone lives, but were spotted by concerned neighbours who called the police.

20 Mar 2013 - 3:49am

Joss Stone

Joss Stone

Introducing Joss Stone


Lest the album title perplex, it's just Joss Stone trying to assert herself two albums and millions of sales after she first belted her big, soulful voice at audiences who couldn't quite believe what they were hearing from a 16-year-old white fledgling.

22 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

HK poets set the tone on Joss Stone visit

Joss Stone is making an impression on Hong Kong. We asked readers to submit a rhyme or limerick about why they love the teenage girl who signs with as much soul as Aretha Franklin. and Mavis Staples combined.

Winners get a free Joss Stone The Soul Sessions CD. There are still a few left on offer, so send your rhymes to

3 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

Joss Stone to keep it low key

Soulful Joss Stone is rumoured to be making a private appearance in Hong Kong in September. The 16-year-old has swept the world with her debut record, The Soul Sessions, where she surprised everyone with a sound that is more like a veritable blues veteran than a blonde, British teenager from Devon, southwest England.

2 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

Debut diva storms up charts

When I first played the debut release of Joss Stone, The Soul Sessions, it was hard for me to believe that I was listening to a 16-year-old girl singing.

14 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

Joss Stone

Joss Stone

The Soul Sessions (S-Curve)

What right does a 16-year-old white girl from Devon in the south of England have to make an album of vintage covers from the last golden age of soul?

Well, every right in the world when she sounds so startlingly convincing.

1 Feb 2004 - 12:00am