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Robbie Williams likes Qantas pyjamas

Qantas has a big fan of its courtesy pyjamas in the form of rock star Robbie Williams, according to country singer Keith Urban.

Urban, who is promoting his upcoming Australian tour, says Williams liked the pyjamas so much that he got off in them – off the plane that is.

Urban, a regular flyer, was answering fan questions during an appearance on Nine's Today program on Monday when he got talking about the pyjamas the airline offers its first class customers.

"I was on the plane one time with Robbie Williams … this was a few years back … I think Robbie was so taken by the jammies he got off in them," Urban told the Nine Network.

"He got off the plane, yes," Urban quickly clarified.

"Well he probably did both, you know," he added.

The country star is bringing his Light The Fuse Tour Down Under in March. The tour will kick off in Adelaide on March 2.

 

 

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