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Is Boy George Vegan?

by Fabian Jackson

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Have you been wondering if your favourite 80s sensation in a signature oversized hat is now vegan? Well, keep reading to find out more. 

About Boy George

Boy George is an English singer who rose to fame in the early 1980s as the lead singer of Culture Club – bet Karma Chameleon is going to be stuck in your head for the rest of the day now. 

Boy geogre in a black hat

Photo credit: Geo TV

He quickly became a music and fashion icon, influenced by rhythm and blues, reggae and the likes of Bowie and other glam-rock pioneers. 

Is Boy George vegan? 

Boy George is definitely a vegetarian according to this clip from This Morning in 2018, saying that he can’t part ways with cheese. However other more recent interviews like this one, from Sound health and lasting Wealth says that ‘Since 2014, Boy adopted a completely raw vegan diet.’ 

Boy George large black hat and pink jacket

Photo credit: GQ

This is less than concrete, but we’re not here to judge! 

Why is Boy George vegan?

It was a desire to get fit and healthy that prompted the diet change according, again, to the same source. 

Is Boy George a raw food vegan?

Well, specifically it seems that Boy George is a raw foodist, meaning he eats uncooked, unprocessed and refined sugar-free foods.


By Fabian Jackson
Fabian Jackson

Fabian is one of our lovely Content Marketing Assistants who loves writing almost as much as he loves coffee, old episodes of Escape to the Country (no judgement here), and cooking up a storm in his kitchen.

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