LISTEN I LOVE LOVE LOVE Rakim. I’m glad to see him back! ‘It’s Nothing’ is produced by Just Blaze and will feature on the upcoming, The Archive: Live, Lost & Found. The album will drop on the 4th March.
Its been reported that R&B singer Ne-Yo has been arrested for driving recklessly and driving without a valid licence in Atlanta Georgia. Continue Reading….. (huge sigh) Now placid R&B artists are being arrested…
Tim Westwood’s behaviour is just soooooooo over the top, sooooooooo licky licky. The man’s hilarious! Westwood is Hip Hop’s very own Peter Pan who refuses to grow old gracefully. Admittedly I have always liked his radio shows though. This goes back to when he used to host his own show on Capital Radio way back in the mid-late 80s.
Essence Magazine’s Black Women In Hollywood luncheon took place yesterday and celebrated young black women, who against all the odds continue to enjoy successful careers in Hollywood. Mr and Mrs Smith Vivica Fox Gabrielle Union Tracey Edmonds
If you’re a talented mover and shaker then Ciara wants you! The singer is searching for new dancers to join her on tour and auditions will be taking place soon. For more information watch the video above.
“Uh oh, BET is taking it’s mediocrity across the pond. Yikes….” (His response to the news that B.E.T will be launching in the UK on February 28th)
“He tried his hand for a few years, he raped the budget, he got however much they was paying him and he stepped down,” He got his masters, he doin’ his thing. 40/40’s in Vegas and all that, hotels, he good.” (On The Come Up DVD) [Jadakiss talks about Jay-Z’s departure from Def Jam as President.]
One of my first post’s on Mad News was about BET UK, asking whether or not it would ever see the light of day here in the UK, as promised. MTV Base now airs BET Shows, the DATED Lil Kim Countdown To Lock Down and the dreadful ‘DMX – Soul Of A Man’, along with College Hill (I never watch that….). So what was the deal? Well anyway now I have my answer…. READ FULL STORY HERE
On my way home from work yesterday evening I sat on a packed but silent train reading the March issue of XXL Magazine (Nas is on the front cover). I sat there engrossed in the magazine when the silence was broken by a mobile phone’s loud ringtone…. a ringtone that left me cringing in my seat and burying my head further in to the pages of the magazine. All that could be heard was Jay-Z’s voice BOOMING from the phone rapping the line “I’M A GANGSTA NIGGA, I’M A GANGSTA NIGGA” continuously!!!! I refused to look at […]
Jennifer Lopez gave birth to twins early Friday, making the singer and husband Marc Anthony the parents of a boy and a girl after one of pop music’s most closely watched pregnancies. Lopez representative Simon Fields told People magazine the babies were born at 12:45 a.m. on Long Island. The … Read More