Month: September 2009

RUSSELL SIMMONS IS ANGRY AND HURT!

An article published in The NY Post has managed to get under Russell “fact finder” Simmons skin, and now the obnoxious mogul wants the world to know that his “kids are off limits!” Via Global Grind This week I have been in the gossip columns a lot…for throwing a diva fit at a Charlotte Ronson show (which may have been a bit over stated, but to be above it I sent flowers anyway, which Kevin Leong (my main designer) thought I was crazy to do ,since []

UK MUSIC: TINCHY STRYDER -‘YOU’RE NOT ALONE’

Tinchy Stryder’s new single You’re Not Alone samples the mid 1990s no.1 hit single by Olive, which is also called You’re Not Alone. I like this track because I was a huge fan of the original and Tinchy’s version isn’t bad… maybe because the original is heavily sampled. Via Punchbowl Blog Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

UK NEWS: ACTOR NOEL CLARK TO CO-DIRECT THRILLER ‘4,3,2,1’

So this is what old Noel was talking about via Twitter some weeks back, but refused to give much away. He left Twitterville in an absolute tizz. People all over the UK desperately wanted to know what Noel Clark was working on next. And now at long last the cat has been let out of the bag!!!!  Via The Hollywood Reporter Universal Pictures International Entertainment (UPIE) and The Works U.K. Distribution are among the backers for multi-hyphenate Noel Clarke’s heist thriller “4.3.2.1.” which started shooting this week. Scheduled []

UK NEWS: BOY 12 HAS SEX SWAP DURING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

Via The Daily Mail A 12-year-old boy is preparing to have a sex change operation after returning to school following the summer break as a girl, it was revealed today. The boy, who has now had his name changed to a girl’s by deed poll, arrived at school in a dress and pigtails.  Teachers had to call an emergency assembly to explain the transformation to confused pupils and tell them they must now treat the child as a girl. ‘We are committed []

UK EVENT: RAEKWON & RZA SET TO PERFORM AT ONE OFF UK SHOW

Raekwon Photograph: WireImage Hip Hop legends Raekwon and GZA of the world famous Wu Tang Clan are due to perform an exclusive UK gig at Matter, an intimate venue within the world famous 02 complex, in London on the 3rd October 2009.  This will be their only show in the UK, and is a leg of their exhilarating Tao Of Wu European Tour. Click here for more info. Check out the video to Raekwon’s latest single House of Flying Daggers featuring Inspectah Deck, GZA, Ghostface Killah, Method []