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Robbie Williams has joked that he would like a knighthood from The Queen. While congratulating his Take That bandmate Gary Barlow's recent OBE, Williams said he'd like a bigger award from the monarch. "Scrap the OBE, straight to knighthood please," he told BBC Breakfast. "There was a big campaign for Brucie [Forsyth], but he's nearly 170, bless him. "Now that Gary's got an OBE, don't bother sending other stuff Your Majesty, just the knighthood thank you." Speaking about writing new single 'Candy' with Barlow, he said: "I did write with a good friend of mine. It wasn't tense at all, he comes over to Los Angeles, takes over my attic, sits there on his laptop, and gets treated like a king. We sit there all day laughing about what we can and can't say on songs. "[He is] the archetypal (more) »


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