Month: September 2010

UK EVENT: BEFFTA AWARDS 2010

Top black and ethnic personalities within entertainment, film, fashion television and arts gathered to celebrate the red carpet VIP launch of the 2nd annual BEFFTA(Black Entertainment, Film, Fashion, Television and Arts) awards several weeks ago. Among the special guests were former Five Star group member Stedman, Fame Academy star Audley Anderson, Junior Giscombe, radio personality Sherry Dixon and Lord Paul Johnson. For more information about this years BEFFTA Awards and to vote click HERE. Check out photographs below taken at the VIP []

VIDEO TEASER: EMINEM FT LIL WAYNE – ‘NO LOVE’

I never post music video teasers, but today I decided to post this teaser from Eminem featuring Lil Wayne for the new single No Love. I laughed out loud when I heard Em’s latest mainstream rap mush for the first time today.  He  sorry correction producer JUST BLAZE (even worse) sampled Haddaway’s cheesy early 90s Euro dance hit single  What Is Love. Wow.. these Stateside artists and producers are really starting to embrace that Poppy Euro dance sound… almost 20 years too late. Check []

STUDENT COMMITS SUICIDE AFTER GAY SEX FOOTAGE IS POSTED ONLINE

Via BBC News A New Jersey college student has leapt to his death a day after authorities said two students secretly filmed him having sex with a man and broadcast it over the internet. Tyler Clementi’s wallet was found on the George Washington Bridge on 22 September after two witnesses saw someone jump from the structure, authorities told the AP news agency. Mr Clementi’s body has been found. Two students have been charged with illegally filming the 18-year-old. The footage was allegedly []

FILM TRAILER: NIGHT CATCHES US

In 1976, after years of mysterious absence, Marcus (Anthony Mackie, “The Hurt Locker”) returns to the Philadelphia neighborhood where he came of age in the midst of the Black Power movement. While his arrival raises suspicion among his family and former neighbors, he finds acceptance from his old friend Patricia (Kerry Washington, “Ray,” “Lift”) and her daughter. However, Marcus quickly finds himself at odds with the organization he once embraced, whose members suspect he orchestrated the slaying of their former comrade-in-arms. In []

UK NEWS: FORMER HOMELESS DOWN AND OUT CROWNED MR ENGLAND

  If the media reports are to be believed, recently crowned Mr England Vaughan Bailey used to sleep under park benches but now he rubs shoulders with the stars.  Via The Metro  Top model Bailey, 23, is staying in five-star hotels, drinking in swanky bars and rubbing shoulders with the famous.  But as a teenager he relied on handouts from friends and counted himself lucky to have a roof over his head.  Since dazzling the judges with his good looks, he has []