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Kylie rumoured to attend Life Ball

Pop superstar Kylie Minogue may attend this month’s Life Ball.

Showbiz media speculate that the Australian singer could be among star guests of the HIV/AIDS awareness event taking place in Vienna on 17 July.

Pop siren Katy Perry, actress Sharon Stone and rock veteran Elton John attended the event in the past, while retired tennis ace Boris Becker, "Sister Act" star Whoopie Goldberg and former US President Bill Clinton are lined up for this year.

American fashion labels Calvin Klein, Kenneth Cole and Diane von Furstenberg will be in charge of this year’s catwalk show in front of the City Hall, while the Burgtheater will be the location for side events for the first time in the ball’s 18-year history.

The 2010 Life Ball will kick off the 18th International AIDS Conference taking place between 18 and 23 July in the city.

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