Day: November 30, 2009

PICS: SERENA WILLIAMS AND COMMON VISIT BARBADOS

Tennis champion Serena Williams and rapper/actor boyfriend Common have been photographed on holiday in Barbados. Common has become oh so Hollywood.  Hanging out with A-listers, starring in big budget movies and now he’s taken up horse riding as a hobbie…. [Thanks Ronke] Via The YBF Click here to view more pics… No comment…………. Advertisements

UK MUSIC NEWS: 1XTRA LIVE INTERVIEWS TAIO CRUZ

The 1xtra live concert took place over the weekend in Sheffield (England) and Mad News was not invited! Can you believe it??? It’s an absolute travesty! I would have given anything to have heard with my own ears, rapper Chipmunk tell a predominately caucasian audience to call him “Munky”.  Ha ha ha! I have to laugh because if I don’t I’ll cry. Anyway check out “equal opportunities employer” Taio Cruz’s interview with I’m guessing a 1Xtra radio personality. I’m sorry I’ve never seen this guy before and I don’t tune in []

UK NEWS: ROCK BAND ARRESTED AT GUN POINT AFTER COUNCIL CCTV OFFICIAL MISTAKES MUSIC EQUIPMENT FOR HAND GUN

Brixton based rock band The Thirst has received an apology from the police force after a CCTV operator falsely informed them that the men had a handgun in their car.   Via The Mail Online A police force has apologised after 30 armed officers in a fleet of vehicles and a helicopter swooped on innocent band members as they prepared for a gig. Staffordshire Police held four members of The Thirst at gunpoint, along with their manager and a friend – after a council CCTV []

SUSAN BOYLE MAKES UK CHART HISTORY

Singer Susan Boyle has made UK Chart history and gone straight in at No.1. The Britain’s Got Talent runner-up has sold 410,000 copies (first week) of her debut album I Dreamed A Dream. Simon Cowell who is extremely happy and rubbing his hands together like Fagan from Oliver Twist said, he was proud of Boyle and added that the success could not have happened to a nicer person.