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June 28, 2010 1 comment

Kanye West opened the show….

About these ads


January 18, 2010 7 comments

Check out the full list of nominees for this year’s Brit Awards, to be held at London’s Earls Court on February 21.

The Brit Awards launch party took place earlier this evening and ONCE AGAIN Mad News was left out of the loop!

But I’m not bitter…..

British Male Solo Artist
Calvin Harris
Dizzee Rascal
Paolo Nutini
Robbie Williams

British Female Solo Artist
Bat For Lashes
Florence And The Machine
Leona Lewis
Lily Allen
Pixie Lott

British Breakthrough Act
Florence And The Machine
Friendly Fires
La Roux
Pixie Lott

British Group
Friendly Fires

Mastercard British Album
Dizzee Rascal – Tongue ‘N Cheek
Florence And The Machine – Lungs
Kasabian – West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum
Lily Allen – It’s Not Me, It’s You
Paolo Nutini – Sunny Side Up

British Single
Alesha Dixon – ‘Breathe Slow’
Alexandra Burke ft. Flo Rida – ‘Bad Boys’
Cheryl Cole – ‘Fight For This Love’
Joe McElderry – ‘The Climb’
JLS – ‘Beat Again’
La Roux – ‘In For The Kill’
Lily Allen – ‘The Fear’
Pixie Lott – ‘Mama Do’
Taio Cruz – ‘Break Your Heart’
Tinchy Stryder ft. N-Dubz – ‘Number 1′

International Male Solo Artist
Bruce Springsteen
Michael Buble
Seasick Steve

International Female Solo Artist
Lady GaGa
Norah Jones

International Breakthrough Act
Animal Collective
Daniel Merriweather
Empire Of The Sun
Lady GaGa
Taylor Swift

International Album
Animal Collective – Merriweather Post Pavilion
Black Eyed Peas – The E.N.D.
Empire Of The Sun – Walking On Dream
Jay-Z – The Blueprint 3
Lady GaGa – The Fame

British Producer of the Year
Jim Abbiss
Paul Epworth
Ethan Johns
Steve Lillywhite.

Critics’ Choice Award
Ellie Goulding

Outstanding Contribution to Music
Robbie Williams

Brits Performance of 30th Year
Bee Gees – ‘Stayin’ Alive’ / ‘How Deep Is Your Love’ (1997)
Bros – ‘I Owe You Nothing’ (1989)
Coldplay – ‘Clocks’ (2003)
Eurythmics and Stevie Wonder – ‘Angel’ (1999)
Girls Aloud – ‘The Promise’ (2009)
Kanye West – ‘Gold Digger’ (2006)
Kylie Minogue – ‘Can’t Get You Out Of My Head’ (2002)
Michael Jackson – ‘Earth Song’ (1996)
Paul McCartney – ‘Live And Let Die’ (2008)
Pet Shop Boys – ‘Go West’ (1994)
Robbie Williams and Tom Jones – Full Monty medley (1998)
Scissor Sisters – ‘Take Your Mama’ (2005)
Spice Girls – ‘Wannabe’ / ‘Who Do You Think You Are’ (1997)
The Who – ‘Who Are You’ (1988)

Brits Album of 30 Years
Coldplay – A Rush Of Blood To The Head
Dido – No Angel
Dire Straits – Brothers In Arms
Duffy – Rockferry
Keane – Hopes & Fears
Oasis – What’s The Story Morning Glory
Phil Collins – No Jacket Required
Sade – Diamond Life
The Verve – Urban Hymns
Travis – The Man Who

Oh look Jay-Z’s up for Best International Male and Best album. How predictable. 

I think we already know who the Best International Male award will go to.

I will be polishing my crucifix when Jay steps out from the bowels of the earth to collect his award.


September 5, 2008 7 comments

The BMI Urban Awards took place at the Wilshire Theater in Los Angeles last night (September 4th)

Janet Jackson

(L-R) Jackie Jackson, Randy Jackson, Chris Tucker, Marlon Jackson, and Tito Jackson.

The Jackson brothers with parents Katherine and Joe Jackson

T-Pain *sigh* with  VP of writer/publisher relations for BMI Catherine Brewton and BMI President & CEO Del Bryant.


VP of writer/publisher relations for BMI Catherine Brewton and BMI President & CEO Del Bryant with Cee-lo

Jackie Jackson and Janet Jackson

Katherine and Joe Jackson who both never seem to age.

Singer Keri Hilson

Singer Mario

Former Spice Girl Mel B (Melanie Brown)


Singer/actress Christina Milian


Angela and Vanessa Simmons

Photographs: WireImage / Cohen


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