Home > News > Yet Another Celebrity Caught in Sex Tape Scandal • Bookmark   • Newsletters   • Register Search Options

NEWS STORY

Yet Another Celebrity Caught in Sex Tape Scandal

Yet Another Celebrity Caught in Sex Tape Scandal
Get XBIZ News
XBIZ Research
Will virtual reality headsets like the Oculus Rift revolutionize adult entertainment?
Yes
  53.98%
No
  46.02%
Out of 113 votes. Results based on votes submitted by members of XBIZ.net social network.
Mar 7, 2005 12:00 PM PST    Text size: 
BRUSSELS, Belgium — When Dutch pop star Alana Dante hit it big with the song “Take Me for A Ride,” she wasn’t kidding.

Website DrunkenStepfather.com has posted a link to a sex video that appears to show Dante performing oral sex in what the webmaster says is an unusual way.

“Seriously, this girl does it weird,” writes the webmaster. “I blame her Belgian roots.”

There is no sound in the video, which also features POV footage of Dante’s mystery lover seducing her from behind while filming the encounter.

Dante was discovered by producer Peter Neefs, and had her first chart-topper with the tune “Take Me for A Ride.” Her next single, “The Life of the Party,” was a huge hit on the Euro disco scene.

Dante records mainly in English, with lyrics such as:

I wanna be your disco-suppa-girl, baby
Wow wow wow disco-suppa-girl
You’re welcome at the boogie night
Let’s boogie-woogie all night long
Disco-suppa night

Dante’s is just the latest in a long string of B- and C-level celebrity sex tape scandals. XBiz last week broke the story of a controversial tape purported to feature Filipina comedienne Ethel Booba masturbating and having sex.

Also last week, Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst filed a lawsuit against Fleshbot parent company Gawker Media for distributing a three-minute video featuring the meathead-rocker and his ex-girlfriend in a bedroom romp.

“This video was never intended […] to be shown, marketed, sold or distributed to the public,” read a temporary restraining order application, filed in Los Angeles federal court on March 2, which called for the distribution of the video to be stopped before it is broadcast in its entirety and picked up by secondary distributors.

But Tobe Berkovitz, associate dean of Boston University’s College of Communication, said Durst and other celebrities might have more to gain than to lose when videos of their intimate moments are leaked to the public.

“In today’s youth-celebrity marketplace, part of the criteria of how we judge success is notoriety: that means arrests, confessions about who you were molested by when you were young and porno tapes,” Berkovitz said. “These are credentials for this era of celebrity.”

In other words, at least now you know who Alana Dante is.

More ways to get XBIZ News:  RSS Feeds  |  E-Newsletters  |  Desktop Widget  |  Mobile
Looking for porn star news and behind-the-scene videos? Check out XFANZ.com !

LEGAL PERSPECTIVES

Adult Biz & the Law: Violations and the Violated

In early November, Uber found itself under fire for a number of privacy violations and frankly chilling suggestions of how it can use its data. One of Uber’s executives admitted spying on a journalist,... More »

Get Off Your Butt and Email the FCC Now

The Place: http://www.fcc.gov/comments The Message: “Net Neutrality Now.” Do it now, pass it on. I am beginning this month’s article with what I hope will be an unambiguous call to... More »

Mounting Breaches: Are You Paying Enough Attention to Internet Security?

For those of you who haven’t been paying attention to the news, there is an epidemic in the online world and it’s getting worse. Last month JPMorgan Chase announced that 76 million households... More »
XBIZ NEWSLETTERS
Stay informed of the latest industry developments. Get XBIZ newsletters delivered to your inbox. Subscribe today!
Enter email address:

* To manage existing subscriptions click here.






POPULAR PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Submit your press release to
multiple news outlets with 1 click.
Subscribe to RSS news feeds or
add free content to your website.
Access XBIZ news and articles
with your mobile device.
Subscribe to XBIZ Premiere magazine, the industry's leading adult retail trade publications, delivering the most timely and comprehensive business news and information to producers and retailers of adult products.

UPCOMING EVENTS

XBIZ.net London Gathering

Feb 19 - Feb 19
London, UK

QWEBEC Snow Gathering

Feb 20 - Feb 23
Quebec City, Canada

AEVC 2015

Feb 25 - Feb 28
World Wide Web

Adultcon Los Angeles

Feb 27 - Mar 01
Los Angeles, California
Everyday thousands of business professionals browse XBIZ's industry directory for quality products and services. Not listed yet? Your company could be losing potential new business. Submit your company today!
Use XBIZ RSS feeds to stay informed of the latest industry developments or as a content syndication tool for your website!