Month: October 2008

FLASHBACK: 80S UK BLACK BRITISH MUSIC – ‘IMAGINATION’

Several weeks ago I posted a selection of music videos featuring 80s black British acts, but forgot to include these guys…. Imagination were brilliant lol. They were theatrical and oh so camp! Loved them! ‘Body Talk’ (Circa 1981) ‘Just An Illusion’ (Circa 1982) I wonder where they are now?

PICS OF THE DAY: VH1 HIP HOP HONORS 2008

The annual VH1 Hip Hop Honors event took place last night (October 2nd) at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. [Click on photographs to enlarge] Wyclef and Naughty By Nature’s Treach Rapper/Actress Eve Slick Rick Wyclef and Busta Rhymes Lil Jon Slick Rick Busta Rhymes De La Soul EPMD  Cypress Hill MC Lyte Host comedian Tracy Morgan Ghost Face and Biz Markie Chuck D and Flavor Flav KRS-One Tracey Morgan Fat Joe My Jim Jim (call/email me Jim!) Freekey Zekey, Jim Jones and []

QUOTE OF THE DAY: DC’S FINEST

Photograph: WireImage “His camel ass at parties wearing shades and s**t and people can’t even get water!! I guess he figures he did his part. …and he probably doesn’t care cause camels can go without water for a long time…” (My loyal visitor DCs Finest’s response after reading the news that Jay-Z received an award last night, for his “visionary leadership” of the ‘Water For Life’ project from the United Nations) In reality though DC and myself know that he did nothing.  Jay went to Africa, toured and made a []

UK NEWS: ANTI-BLACK/RAP DEMONSTRATION ORGANISED BY NEO NAZIS SET TO TAKE PLACE IN LEEDS

According to the Antifa England News website, a demonstration against black people and rap music has been organised by the Nazi British People’s Party. The demostration will take place on Saturday 18th October, 11am, out side music store HMV, Lands Lane, Leeds City Centre. Click here to read more. British People’s Party Leader Kevin Watmough Kevin and his cronies clearly have nothing better to do on a Saturday morning.   So you hate rap music, you want it banned from these shores and you hate niggers. BORING!!! Heard it all before Kevin. []

JAY-Z RECEIVES GLOBAL LEADERSHIP AWARD

Rapper Jay-Z (real name Shawn Carter) received his Global Leadership Award last night (October 1st) at the ultra plush Waldorf Astoria in New York. He received the award for his visionary leadership of ‘Water For Life’ project, and for his partnership with the United Nations. I remember the ‘Water For Life’ project fronted by Jay. MTV covered the whole event. About a year and a half ago he embarked on a lucrative tour which covered Europe and then Africa. In Africa he ventured in to various poverty stricken regions with his []

WOMAN ARRESTED WEARING COW SUIT

This is truly bizzarre…… Picture Source Police in Middletown made a rather bizarre arrest Monday night, taking into custody a woman dressed in a cow suit who was seen acting erratically. Michelle Allen of Middletown was arrested on one count of disorderly conduct for  allegedly getting in the way of traffic on Wilbraham Road and chasing children in her cow suit. She also urinated on a neighbor’s front porch, police say. According to police, Allen talked back and threatened to cause problems in the []