Month: May 2010

UK EVENT: CANDY MAGAZINE LAUNCH PARTY – “FASHION SHOW”

While lurking over at Miss Lala Report I came across footage of the Candy Magazine launch party and “fashion show”, that took place on the 18th December 2009. All I want to know is who was responsible for organising this poor excuse of a fashion show, and did the designers Amor Lingerie steal their latest line (Sassy Ass Clothing) off a stall in Deptford market? I don’t mean to sound negative but WHY people?  If you’re going organise an event of this nature then at least do it properly! I’m not saying []

VIDEO: BEYONCE – WHY DON’T YOU LOVE ME

I thought Beyonce was taking a 6 month break away from the limelight?? 6 months hasn’t passed yet! Kelly Rowland has just dropped her new single Commander and now Beyonce comes out of nowhere with this. Coincidence? The Knowles clan just refuse to let Kelly shine. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

NY BOMB PLOT SUSPECT CHARGED WITH TERRORISM

Via BBC News A Pakistan-born US citizen has been charged with terrorism over the failed car-bomb attack in New York’s Times Square on Saturday. Faisal Shahzad, 30, was also charged with attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction, according to documents filed at Manhattan federal court. Mr Shahzad was arrested on a Dubai-bound plane at JFK airport on Monday. Earlier, President Barack Obama vowed that Americans would “not cower in fear” after Saturday’s bombing attempt. He said the incident was a []

DAMON DASH BLAMES HIS PAST FINANCIAL WOES ON THE RECESSION

Via Tale Tela Damon Dash blames the recession for his financial issues, according to YRB. Dash has said that because he is famous, his business was thrown open to the public and he believes his money problems were unfairly scrutinised in the press following the sale of his shares in Roc-A-Fella Records and Rocawear clothing. He said to YRB:  “I started to go through a lot of bad press all of a sudden. Like, the recession hit everybody, but me being a []

DAMON DASH RESURRECTS ROC-A-FELLA RECORDS

Soul Culture reports that Damon Dash has resurrected Roc-A-Fella Records and plans on releasing rapper Curren$y’s Pilot Talk album as the label’s first new release on June 15. Via Soul Culture “Def Jam or Universal bought the brand. I think the ‘beef’ [with us and Jay-Z] was that Jay made it clear he didn’t want me or Biggs to be a part of it. That’s really where it was at. Now that he doesn’t work for Def Jam anymore, he doesn’t have the []

VIDEO: KELLY ROWLAND – ‘COMMANDER’

Singer Kelly Rowland performed her new single Commander at the Winter Music Conference. This track has just been released and Kelly is out there working to promote it. I like Kelly and I actually like the track. I just want to see this woman WIN! But I am beginning to think that others who class themselves as being family/friends don’t. Solange Knowles has just “conveniently” announced that she’s written a song for her sister Beyonce and posted the video (sneak peek) on []

UK NEWS: N-DUBZ TO SUPPORT COMEDIAN EDDI KADI AT THE O2

Via Voice OnlinePlatinum-selling trio, N-Dubz have announced that they will be supporting north London comic Eddie Kadi at London’s O2 on September 4. The popular group are among the first acts to be unveiled at the north London comic’s date at the UK’s number one music venue. Vocal about their support N Dubz stars, Dappy, Fazer and Tulisa have long been Eddie Kadi fans, so much so they asked him to host the London leg of their 2010 tour in April and []

UK NEWS: N-DUBZ’S DAPPY KICKED OUT OF ALTON TOWERS FOR ALLEGEDLY SMOKING CANNABIS

Last week N-Dubz star Dappy appeared on GMTV and addressed his past drug use, and said he would never take drugs again. Click HERE to watch the embarrassing interview if you missed it. Now Dappy has been kicked out of popular holiday park Alton Towers after security staff allegedly caught him and friends smoking cannabis. Via Sky News N-Dubz star Dappy has been kicked out of Alton Towers for allegedly smoking cannabis. The 22-year-old was staying in a hotel room at the []