Month: February 2009

MORGAN TSVANGIRAI BECOMES ZIMBABWE’S PM

PM Morgan Tsvangirai Via BBC News Zimbabwe’s opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has been sworn in as prime minister in a unity government with President Robert Mugabe. Mr Tsvangirai won the first round of last year’s presidential election – but he withdrew from the run-off citing violence against his supporters. However he later agreed to share power with Mr Mugabe. Problems facing the new government include a cholera epidemic, a collapsed economy and a 90% unemployment rate. Continue Reading….. I am sceptical and []

DID RIHANNA THROW THE FIRST PUNCH?

According to Bossip, “a highly placed source in the Chris Brown legal camp”, confirmed that singer Rihanna attacked their client first…. Via Bossip.com They were in the car leaving the Clive Davis party. While Chris was driving, he got a phone call from a young lady. Our source tells us that Rihanna knew that Chris had been messing around with this particular girl and she has, as of late, been the reason for many of their heated arguments. Rihanna got a glimpse of the phone, saw the name []

KANYE WEST TIRED OF PEOPLE THINKING HE IS ESTELLE’S SIDEKICK/LOVER

Estelle and Kanye The Metro newspaper reports that Rapper Kanye West thinks people simply see him as Estelle’ s sidekick after appearing on her smash hit record ‘American Boy’. “Everyone thinks we’re an item, but we’re not”, he moans, What is Mutley on??? I’ve yet to hear anyone refer to him as being Estelle’s side kick or that the two are an item, so what is he talking about??? Kanye take a break luv. Go and lie down in a dark room for a year and return when []

WRIGLEY DROP CHRIS BROWN AFTER ALLEGED PHYSICAL ALTERCATION WITH RIHANNA

And so it begins… First it’s your reputation then its the endorsement deals…….. According to TMZ.com chewing gum giant Wrigley have decided to suspend their current advertising campaign featuring singer Chris Brown. The decision comes after Brown’s alleged physical altercation with singer and girlfriend Rihanna in the early hours of Sunday morning. Both are said to have sustained bite marks and brusing…..SMH…. Via TMZ Wrigley said in a statement, “We have made the decision to suspend the current advertising featuring Brown and any related marketing communications until []

USHER’S WIFE STABLE AFTER ROUTINE SURGERY

Via MSNBC Tameka Foster, the wife of R&B star Usher, is in stable condition after complications during surgery in South America, a representative for the singer confirmed to Access Hollywood Monday. “Tameka Foster is in stable condition after suffering complications from routine surgery in Brazil,” Usher’s rep said in a statement. “Her husband Usher is with her at the hospital. No further details will be released, and the family requests privacy at this difficult time.” Dr. Gabriel Hunt, a neurosurgeon with Cedars-Sinai []

LIL KIM JOINS ‘DANCING WITH THE STARS’ CAST

Via Allhiphop.com Grammy Award winning rapper Lil’ Kim will be one of thirteen celebs showing off their moves when the eighth season of ABC’s Dancing With the Stars (The US Version of the UK’s Celebirty Come Dancing) debuts next month. This year’s cast was announced during a primetime event that found each participating celebrity revealed one at a time during ABC’s regular line-up Sunday night (February 8). Kim, who is currently working on her fifth studio album, to be released later this year, []

M.I.A, T.I, KANYE, JAY-Z AND LIL WAYNE PERFORM ‘SWAGGER LIKE US’ AT THE 51ST GRAMMY AWARDS

T.I, Kanye West, Jay-Z, Lil Wayne and M.I.A performed ‘Swagger Like Us’ at last night’s Grammy Awards Ceremony. A very pregnant and annoying M.I.A could have done with sitting this one out but all in all I guess the entire performance was…….. ok……. Oh and for those of you who are interested British “SOUL SENSATIONS” Adele and Duffy both won Grammys last night. I will post photographs and more performances from last night’s shindig shortly.

CHRIS BROWN UNDER INVESTIGATION FOR FELONY BATTERY / DID CHRIS ASSAULT RIHANNA?

Chris and girlfriend Rihanna at pre-Grammy Awards bash on Sunday night. I was up watching ‘The Grammys: Red Carpet’ on the E! Entertainment channel when it was announced that Chris was being investigated for allegedly assaulting an “unidentified” woman Sunday night, after a pre- Grammy Awards party. Rumour has it that the “unidentified” woman in question is Chris’ girlfriend/ singer Rihanna. Via People Chris Brown is under investigation for alleged domestic violence felony battery, the LAPD confirms to PEOPLE. “The identity of the []