Month: May 2010

UK TV: CARLSBERG ENGLAND WORLD CUP COMMERCIAL

Well the 2010 World Cup is fast approaching, and next week promotion/marketing of the event which will take place in South Africa will go in to full effect. Check out the brand new England 2010 World Cup commercial from Carlsberg, featuring various sporting greats from the past. I would love for England to bring home the World Cup but when I look at the England squad, I just don’t see it happening.

UK MUSIC: SKEPTA – RESCUE ME

Today I watched new afternoon BBC2 show No Hats No Trainers, and rapper Skepta was a main feature on the show. He is an attractive man. I hadn’t really paid that much attention to him before, but that all changed today! Anyway check out Skepta’s latest single Rescue Me which actually sounds pretty good. It also has that mainstream appeal, and will probably go on to become his  first UK number 1 single. The video – Is he supposed to be in []

VIDEO: DRUNK P.DIDDY DENIES NICKI MINAJ / RICK ROSS MANAGEMENT RUMOURS

Several weeks ago it was unofficially announced that “rappers” Nicki Minaj and Rick Ross would now be managed by Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs. Once the news blew up online hysterical laughter could be heard across the globe. Diddy managing Nicki Minaj and Rick Ross??? HA HA HA HA! In response to this news one visitor posted the following comment on an online forum, “Diddy couldn’t manage a cat litter box” Anyway I believe that the rumours were true, that he was actually going []

UK ELECTIONS: A HUNG PARLIAMENT

Via BBC News No party has been able to secure an outright majority in the House of Commons and there will now be a frantic period of negotiation to decide the shape of the next government. The situation is described as a hung parliament, with no single party having enough MPs – 326 – to win parliamentary votes without the support of members of other parties. Which party is in a position to form the next government will become clear in the []

UK EVENT: AFRICA WEEKENDER – SHOWCASING THE LIGHT OF THE CONTINENT

With the preparation for the World Cup in South Africa and the excitement of 17 African nations celebrating their 50th year of independence – all eyes are on Africa. For the first time in the UK, you can experience an authentic taste of modern day Africa right on your doorstep. For one long weekend in May (21st-24th), a 72-hour entertainment extravaganza with live performances by top African artists as well as engaging activities for all the family will bring a new zest []

UK MUSIC: LUNAKIDZ FT MDX – ‘SLIIPPIN’

Introducing Midnite and D Nicks, who together make MDX, a talented new music act coming out of the UK. Their new single Slippin is from the production duo and record label, Lunakidz, who are set to make a big impact on the UK music scene Slippin is released on May 24th. I like this track.  Decent production and duo MDX have potential. I see Slippin going on to get air play on BBC 1xtra / BBC Radio 1 and eventually entering the []

UK NEWS: THE SUN NEWSPAPER COMPARES CONSERVATIVE LEADER DAVID CAMERON TO PRESIDENT OBAMA

This is today’s front cover of that tabloid rag The Sun. Misguided editorial team members  seem to think that Conservative leader David Cameron is just like President Obama. Ha ha ha ha! *shaking my head* They CANNOT be serious! Anyway today is Election day in Britain where we the people have our say on who runs the country tomorrow. So get out there and VOTE ! Prime Minister Gordon Brown (Labour), David Cameron (Conservative), Nick Clegg (Liberal Democrat) I wonder if there []

NIGERIAN PRESIDENT UMARU YAR’ADUA DIES

Via BBC News Reports are coming in that the Nigerian President Umaru Yar’Adua has died. A spokesman in the president’s office said Mr Yar’Adua died on Wednesday, but there’s been no official announcement yet. Mr Yar’Adua, from the governing People’s Democratic Party, had been ill for some time, and had not been seen in public for several months. Continue Reading….. Rest In Peace Umaru Yar’Adua

UK NEWS: TEENAGER WINS RIGHT TO WEARS LOW-SLUNG TROUSERS

Via The Mail A teenager has struck an unwelcome victory for young thugs after an order to stop him wearing low-slung trousers and a hooded top was scrapped because it breached his ‘human rights’. Ellis Drummond, 18, a violent offender and drug user, faced a ban on the clothing because he was considered to be wearing it in an ‘intimidatory manner’. Continue Reading…. Ellis you look RIDICULOUS! Pull up your trousers you damn idiot! I blame the US prison system for taking []