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Rough times for Rockstar INXS winner

After performing to sold-out audiences worldwide and enjoying the apex of musical stardom, J.D. Fortune is now reported to be broke and living in his car, writes Toronto Star pop music critic, Ben Rayner. Both the band and officials from INXS record labels have yet to comment on the situation, and the firing of Fortune as well as the breakup of the band has not yet been officially confirmed.
February 23, 2009

After performing to sold-out audiences worldwide and enjoying the apex of musical stardom, J.D. Fortune is now reported to be broke and living in his car, writes Toronto Star pop music critic, Ben Rayner. Both the band and officials from INXS record labels have yet to comment on the situation, and the firing of Fortune as well as the breakup of the band has not yet been officially confirmed.

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Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at mkashty@brunico.com, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty

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