Day: March 7, 2010

UK NEWS: DIZZIE RASCAL SIGNS AUTOBIOGRAPHY DEAL

Via BBC News Brit award winner Dizzee Rascal has signed a deal for his autobiography which promises to “lift the lid” on his troubled background. The 24-year-old Londoner will co-write The Dizzee Rascal Story with music journalist Ben Thompson. The deal is a joint venture between Canongate Books and the publishing arm of the rapper’s independent record label Dirtee Stank Recordings. It is due to be published as an illustrated hardback in October 2010. Dizzie is 25 years old… The life story of Dizzie []

UK TV: JLS WALKERS CRISPS COMMERCIAL

Boyband JLS are on a roll right now! Check out their commercial for the latest Walkers Crisps campaign. Lets not forget that singer Alexandra Burke won the 2008 X-Factor final and JLS were runners up. What happened Alexandra???

UK MUSIC NEWS: TINIE TEMPAH DEBUT SINGLE TOPS UK CHART

Tinie Tempah’s debut single Pass Out has gone straight in at number 1, in this week’s UK chart. In an interview with BBC Radio 1 the 21 year old said,  “I’m out of breath! It feels like it’s my birthday, my Christmas, my Easter, my christening all in one. This is mad.” Click HERE to watch/listen to Pass Out. Congratulations Tinie!

SINGER D’ANGELO REPORTEDLY ARRESTED FOR SOLICITING AN UNDERCOVER POLICEWOMAN

Oh dear… Via The New York Post Grammy Award-winning R&B singer D’Angelo was arrested early yesterday after allegedly offering an undercover policewoman $40 for oral sex while cruising alone through the West Village — with $12,000 stashed in his SUV. D’Angelo, 36, whose real name is Michael Archer, was in his top-of-the-line Range Rover at Greenwich and Horatio streets at about 2:30 a.m. when he spotted a woman he took to be a prostitute, sources said. He was arrested and charged with []