Month: August 2008

UK NEWS: MC HARVEY ARRESTED FOR ALLEGED KNIFE THREAT TO GIRLFRIEND JAVINE HYLTON

Javine Hylton and Harvey Oh dear..oh dear! Trouble in paradise already? Awwww say it ain’t so!!! According to The Daily Mirror all isn’t well in the Javine and Harvey household……  MC Harvey was arrested for allegedly holding a knife to his girlfriend and threatening to kill her, it emerged last night. Singer Javine called police after a row with the So Solid Crew rapper, 29, during which she threw his clothes out of their home in Dollis Hill, London. Police said: “On July 30 a []

UK NEWS: FINGERS HORROR IN BENEFIT FRAUD CASE

Remi Fakorede A voodoo-obsessed mother who unveiled what she claimed was her baby daughter’s disembodied fingers during her trial has been convicted of a £1m benefit scam. Remi Fakorede, 46, offered the three digits as macabre proof of a curse which led to her bank accounts being hijacked during the five-year tax credit scam. The mother of six left at least one of the jurors in tears during her evidence when she pulled out the three fingers and police arrived to seize []

ACTOR MORGAN FREEMAN IN ‘SERIOUS CONDITION’ AFTER CAR ACCIDENT

Website TMZ.com has reported that actor Morgan Freeman was seriously injured in a car accident last night (August 3rd) in Mississipi.   “A spokesperson at the Regional Medical Center in Memphis told us Morgan Freeman’s condition is “serious” after he was injured in a car accident last night. The 71-year-old was in a one car accident late last night outside of Ruleville Miss. and had to be airlifted to the hospital in Memphis. The condition of an unidentified woman in the car with the []

QUOTES OF THE DAY: RICK ROSS

In a recent interview with Don Diva Magazine rapper Rick Ross once again denies he was a Correctional Officer and drops some more classic Jewel’s…. (smh) The man is one big idiot! He cannot be this DUMB! “When I’m making my music and talking about blow, it’s because I did it. When I say I’m rich off cocaine it’s because I did it. I never tried to hide my past! I put my name inside of all my CDs. My company has my []

PICS OF THE DAY: ANC CELEBRATE NELSON MANDELA’S BIRTHDAY

The ANC (African National Congress) celebrated Nelson Mandela’s 90th birthday yesterday (August 2nd) in Pretoria, South Africa. Nelson Mandela (Centre), President Thabo Mbeki (Right) and ANC President Jacob Zuma (Left) arrive at the ANC Madiba 90th birthday celebration.   Former South African President Nelson Mandela flanked by his former wife Winnie Mandela (Right) and current wife Graca Machel (Left)   Nelson Mandela, former wife Winnie Mandela (2nd Left), current wife Graca Machel (Left) and President Thabo Mbeki. Nelson Mandela is presented with birthday cake []

PRODUCTS OF THE DAY: SKIN LIGHTENING CREAMS AND LOTIONS

Today while walking past one of the many black hair and beauty stores scattered around the South East London area, a particular brand of hair oil displayed in the store’s front window caught my attention. Several weeks ago I visited the hair salon and my hairdresser/owner of the salon suggested that I use the same brand, and as luck would have it, she had some in stock. I was all set to purchase a small tub of it, but upon hearing her price promptly changed my mind. As far as I am concerned, charging []

UK MUSIC INDUSTRY MOVERS & SHAKERS: DS MUSIC PR

DS MUSIC PR – TAKING HIP HOP & R&B PROMOTION TO THE NEXT LEVEL After gaining a wealth of knowledge and experience from within the dynamic world of entertainment, burgeoning entrepreneurs Kent Daobry (Kaydee) and Paul Savvides (DJ Funksy) decided to join forces in early 2007, and went on to co-found DS Music PR (a subsidiary of the DS Music Group), specializing in radio, digital, and online promotions. North London based DS Music PR, offers innovative marketing and promotional strategies to its []