Month: April 2010

UK NEWS: BNP LEADER NICK GRIFFIN WALKS THE STREETS OF BARKING WITH BLACK PASTOR BY HIS SIDE

BNP (British National Party) leader and racist Nick Griffin was out and about today canvassing the streets of Barking for votes, with black pastor Rev James Gitau by his side. Griffin claimed the charade proved that his organisation is “no longer racist”. Rev James Gitau joined the far-Right party after it was forced to change its constitution to allow non-white members. Griffin went on to add “There will be others. Although obviously the vast majority of our supporters are native Brits.” ………………………………………………………………….. []

PRODUCER SOLAR SPEAKS OUT OVER LETTER BACKLASH

AllHiphop.com reports that producer Solar has addressed the mounting speculation over the controversial / suspect letter (Click HERE to read) that was sent out this morning along with a press release, which announced the death of the legendary rapper Guru (real name Keith Elam). Guru lost his long fight against cancer yesterday (April 19th). Solar tweeted, “Guru made this statement from his own mouth and anybody saying different is insane with Hate!” It was totally inappropriate of him to issue a letter []

HIP HOP LEGEND GURU DIES

It’s been reported on DJ Premier’s Blog that Hip Hop legend Guru (real name Keith Elam and best known as front man for GangStarr) died yesterday (April 19th) after a long battle fighting cancer. Guru allegedly wrote this letter to fans while in hospital battling his illness. Via BallerStatus.com I, Guru, am writing this letter to my fans, friends and loved ones around the world. I have had a long battle with cancer and have succumbed to the disease. I have suffered with this illness for over a []

UK MUSIC: GIGGS – ‘LOOK WHAT THE CAT DRAGGED IN’

Check out rapper Gigg’s latest offering Look What The Cat Dragged In. “I’m a breast man but I rate arses” “Diabetes fiening the chocolate” “I done it bare back I take chances” I’ve said it before and I will say it again Giggs is a lyrical BEAST I tells ya! UK STAND UP!!! The video – You can tell that Giggs has gone up in the world and now signed to a label.  It looks as if at least a grand was []

PIC OF THE DAY: KIM KARDASHIAN

I have never featured this woman on Mad News before but felt the need to do so today. Kim Kardashian posted this photograph of herself  via Twitter yesterday. It was taken during a magazine shoot in Australia. Via Punchbowl Blog I feel sorry for the kitten. Poor thing. Somebody call the RSPCA (Royal Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty to Animals) Where are all my animal rights campaigners at?

UK MUSIC NEWS: SKEPTA SET TO COLLABORATE WITH P.DIDDY

Sean “Diddy” Combs has developed a sudden interest in the UK music scene. He posted on Twitter several days ago that he had just signed his first UK rapper, something he says  he’s wanted to do his “whole life”. Yeah whatever Combs! But nobody seems to know who the “lucky” rapper is yet. And this morning Diddy made a point of letting the world know just how much he loves Grime music (The Grime ship sailed off in to the mist about 4 years ago Diddy), and []

UK MUSIC: MANNY NORTE FT J2K & DREADY – ‘BREAKIN ALL THE RULES’

Kiss FM’s DJ Manny Norte has teamed up with  J2K and producer Dready on the new track Breakin All The Rules. People seem to be making a lot of noise about this track. It’s okay. It’s  better than a lot of the stuff that’s  coming out of the UK at the moment. The Video – Can somebody please explain the video’s concept? Also many have commented on producer Dready’s appearance in the video. He is seriously channeling the Busta Rhymes of old. []

FLAVOUR MAGAZINE BEHIND THE SCENES COVER SHOOT WITH ACTRESS SHANIKA WARREN-MARKLAND AND NOEL CLARKE

4321 star Shanika Warren-Markland and megastar, actor, writer, producer, director and humanitarian Noel Clarke will feature in the forthcoming Naughty But Nice issue  of Flavour Magazine. Check out the behind the scenes footage. Via Ragggs.com 4321 will be released nationwide on the 2nd June. Regardless of the off-key attitude exhibited several months ago, which is standard in this country when you’re a particular type of individual who has made it to a certain level ) I will still continue to use this []