Month: May 2008

PICS OF THE DAY: TIME’S 100 MOST INFLUENTIAL PEOPLE IN THE WORLD

A slew of celebrities, politicians, business folk and Nick Cannon attended Time’s 100 Most Influential People in the World gala last night (May 8th) in NYC. Mariah with new “husband” Nick Cannon LA Reid, Nick Cannon, Mariah Carey, CEO of Time Warner Richard Parsons and Editor-at-Large for O Magazine / Oprah’s best friend Gayle King Actor/Comedian Chris Rock Mariah sings her little heart out Photographs: WireImage

PICS OF THE DAY: MARY J BLIGE ‘HEART OF THE CITY TOUR’ WRAP UP PARTY

Mary attended her ‘Heart Of The City Tour’ wrap up party, which took place last night (May 7th) at Spotlight Live (NY) I love Mary and all, but why wear shades in an already dimly lit night club? Did the sun turn up to celebrate with her? Mary sandwiched in between BET’s Stephen Hill and her husband Kendu Isaacs Warner Music Group’s Kevin Liles, Mary and Kendu Kevin Liles and Mary Mary and “rapper” Trina Warner Music Group’s Lyor Cohen with his wife Photographs: WireImage

R KELLY TRIAL SET TO BEGIN TOMORROW…. OR WILL IT?

Six years after R. Kelly was slapped with child pornography charges over a homemade sex tape, the rhythm and blues superstar’s long-delayed trial is set to begin Friday. The scandal over accusations that Kelly filmed himself having sex with a girl as young as 13 seems to have little impact on the Grammy-award winning artist’s popularity. The Chicago-based singer, songwriter and producer has pumped out an album a year since he was arrested in June 2002 and has collaborated with everyone from []

MARIAH CAREY AND NICK CANNON’S WEDDING PHOTO

Ladies and gentleman I introduce to you… Mr and Mrs Cannon… Apparently it’s been confirmed. They are really married.  Mariah must have been verging on desperation….. Read more about this randomness over @ People.com      

PICS OF THE DAY: 40/40 CLUB HOSTS JAY-Z’S EXCLUSIVE AFTER PARTY

The exclusive after party took place in New York last night (May 6th). It was soooooo exclusive, that even my name was left off the guest list! Can you believe that folks???? lol…. Actress Joy Bryant snuggles up close to the Jigga Man while his wife grins and bares it (lol) Beyonce Jay-Z – I know we all age and mature.. but I miss the throw back jersey wearing Jay….. Once again actress Joy Bryant snuggles up close to the Jigga Man… Sandy ‘Pepa’ Denton Irv Gotti   40/40 []

PICS OF THE DAY: NINA RICCI AFTER PARTY @ PHILIPPE (NEW YORK)

Individuals from the shallow world of fashion (air kisses dahlings..) stepped out last night (May 5th) and attended the Nina Ricci after party. Venus Williams (who told you to leave your house with your head looking like that?), Kimora Lee Simmons and actor Djimon Honsou also attended the shindig.   An always weird looking Karl Lagerfeld (the man looks as if he needs to go lie down in his coffin), Venus Williams, Vogue Magazine’s Editor-at-Large/stylist/Jay-Z lookalike Andre Leon Talley, and Kimora Lee Simmons. Kimora and beau actor Djimon Honsou Venus and Kimora Venus and []

UK NEWS: NIGERIAN TOURIST’S DEATH CAPTURED ON CCTV

This is the moment a tourist died in the street after being restrained by police. Frank Ogboru, 43, was sprayed with CS gas and pinned down after a minor row. CCTV footage captured him losing consciousness after screaming: “I can’t breathe. I can’t breathe.” The Nigerian businessman, who was in London on holiday, stopped breathing and was declared dead in hospital. Witnesses said officers had their “knees and feet” on him as he “wailed like a dog”. But the CPS decided there []