Day: September 3, 2008

NE-YO RECEIVES DAMAGES FOR R KELLY TOUR

R&B singer Ne-Yo has been awarded $700,320 (£395,580) after he was dropped from a tour with R Kelly. The Closer singer claimed he was fired as Kelly’s opening act last November because fans and critics preferred him – an allegation his co-star denied. Continue Reading….. Does any one feel sorry for R Kelly right now?

USHER TO EMBARK ON LADIES ONLY CLUB TOUR

R&B star Usher is to embark on a tour for ladies only. “What better way to get up close and personal than to make it all women?” he told the Associated Press news agency. The singer, who enjoyed success with his single Love In This Club earlier this year, said he was finalising dates at about 15 “intimate” venues. And he is relishing his sex symbol image. “The ladies like to see that masculine build,” he said. “They question if I still []

NO iTUNES, NO US HITS FOR ESTELLE

British R&B star Estelle has seen her single American Boy plummet down the US chart after her latest album, Shine, was taken off iTunes in the States. Record label Warner made the move to force fans to buy the whole album, not just individual songs, reports said. American Boy, featuring Kanye West, was UK number one for a month in March. It was in the iTunes top 10 in the US before its removal. It was also at 11 on the official []

UPDATE: RAPPER JUELZ SANTANA ROBBED IN LONDON?/ JUELZ ISSUES STATEMENT

Juelz Santana a long with his fellow Dipset brethren (sadly my Jim Jim wasn’t there) performed at London’s Shepherd’s Bush Empire on Sunday (August 31st), and rumour has it, he was robbed. According to sources the Harlem rapper’s jewellery was stolen over the weekend, and it was revenge for shafting several promoters out of 70k in the past. Click here to read more….. it’s rough out here…… smh…. UPDATE: In an statement to AllHipHop.com, Juelz Santana revealed details about the incident, which took place as the rapper was preparing for a show at []