Month: July 2010

COSMO BLOG AWARDS 2010

Cosmopolitan Magazine has launched it’s first Cosmo Blog Awards and if you’re a supporter of the trouble making Mad News, and would like to nominate us then please click HERE. Thank you.

UK TV: T4 ON THE BEACH 2010 – (HILARIOUS)

I watched T4  On The Beach 2010 today and was appalled. The sound was atrocious (heads will roll tomorrow morning) and some artists need serious vocal training. Check out Chipmunk ft Esmee Denters ( particularly from mark 2.50). Esmee is Justin Timberlake’s protege. Ellie Goulding – Starry Eyed. LOL! (shaking head)

UK EVENT: SMILER PRE-T IN THE PARK SHOWCASE

Publicly praised on-air by US Hip Hop royalty such as Nas, Damien Marley, Big Boi and Kelly Rowland, his track Enza currently the most played track on the 1Xtra B-list and hitting number five in their hip hop charts and number one on Westwood’s Top 6 at 6. The rapper has now been asked to perform at this year’s T in the Park in Glasgow, along side Jay-Z, Eminem, Dizzee Rascal and Chipmunk. For those who aren’t so familiar with South London rapper []

UK EVENT: SPOTLIGHT LDN – FEAT SCORCHER, CHERRI V, KELE LE ROC, PRINCESS NYAH, NATE JAMES, MZ BRATT AND MORE…

Featuring a whole host of great UK talent across Hip Hop, R&B, Funky and Grime including Scorcher, Cherri V, Kele Le Roc, Princess Nyah, Nate James, Mz Bratt and many more, Spotlight LDN is truly an event not to be missed! Rising Tide is one of London’s leading music industry development and youth events organisations. The Hackney-based charity has built a solid reputation supporting the development of some of the hottest new urban music stars from singer/songwriter Kersha Bailey to the country’s []

UK ARTIST: PUNCHBOWL BLOG MEETS KEISHA BUCHANAN

Our friends over at the Punch Bowl Blog caught up with former Sugababes star Keisha Buchanan at the Wireless Festival, which is currently taking place in Hyde Park this weekend. According to the website Snoop Dogg brought the house down, while Missy Elliott (I had no idea she was on the bill) kept the crowd waiting for 15 minutes which later resulted in her set being cut mid-song due to lateness. Oh dear! Picture Source Anyway in this interview Keisha talks about []

NIKE FOOTBALL: WRITE THE FUTURE COMMERCIAL – A CURSE?

Nike released the pretty impressive Write The Future commercial, promoting the World Cup just before it kicked off in South Africa on June 11th. Now people are calling the commercial the ‘curse of Nike’,’ because most of the players featured along with their team mates didn’t perform well  (particularly England (waste men) and France) and have now all been knocked out of the tournament. Tennis champion Roger Federer also appears in the commercial and he was spectacularly knocked out of the Wimbledon []

UK NEWS: 15 YEAR OLD DIES AFTER HE IS STABBED TO DEATH OUTSIDE SCHOOL

Via The Daily Mail A 15-year-old boy died in his teacher’s arms today after he was ambushed by suspected rival gang members outside a school in South London. The stabbed teenager, named locally as Zac Olumegbon, was taken by air ambulance to a nearby hospital where he was declared dead. Saima Sadfdar, who runs a shop opposite the school in West Norwood, said the boy was attacked by a gang of up to four men who lay in wait in a car. []

MEL GIBSON’S ‘RACIST RANT CAUGHT ON TAPE’

Source Radaronline.com has  published excerpts of an audiotape of actor/director Mel Gibson verbally abusing his former lover/mother of his youngest child  Oksana Grigorieva. The website claims that the star can be heard telling Grigorieva that the way she is dressed made her look like a “pig in heat”, followed by “if you get raped by a pack of niggers, it will be your fault”. He also threatens to burn her house down. Click HERE to read more. ……………………………………………………………… Oh dear Mel. First []