Day: October 6, 2010

UK NEWS / VIDEO: X-FACTOR REJECT ANASTASIA BAKER BLASTS CHER LLOYD

X-Factor reject Anastasia Baker isn’t a happy bunny. Check out her interview with tabloid rag The Sun. Admittedly Anastasia does come off as sounding a little jealous, but for the most part she speaks the truth, and she has every right to feel angry. However I have to disagree when she describes Cher Lloyd as being “unique”. A slightly crazed teenager who mimics her favourite US Hip Hop/R&B acts while performing their songs in an off keys fashion is far from “unique” []

UK MUSIC: ROUGH DIAMONDZ – ‘DO IT LIKE ME’

Ruff Diamondz are London-based trio — vocalists Troy (20), Martika (18) and MC Chronz (19). First off group member Martika looks a bit like Aaliyah (Rest In Peace). They sampled the classic Dead Prez track Bigger Than Hip Hop, so Do It Like Me sounds really good, however they should have left out the rapping. The video along with their image/style is very American (late 90s / early 2000s Hip Hop/R&B). Via Brown Eyez Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

UK NEWS: N-DUBZ DRUMMER FIRED AFTER SEXUAL ASSAULT CONVICTION

Several months ago it was reported that N-Dubz drummer Aaron Fagan had been found guilty of sexual assault after he groped two women after a gig in Scotland last year. Click HERE to read all about it. Fagen who is now on the Sex Offenders register has now been officially fired from the band. Via AceShowbiz N-Dubz drummer Aaron Fagan has been fired from the band after he was found guilty of sexually assaulting two female fans after a gig in Scotland last year. The 25 year []

UK NEWS: X-FACTOR CONTESTANT GAMU FACES DEPORTATION

 Via BBC News   An X Factor contestant who narrowly missed out on a place for the live finals of the show is facing deportation from the UK.   Gamu Nhengu, who is originally from Zimbabwe, was controversially eliminated from the ITV show on Sunday.   Immigration officials have confirmed that her mother, Nokuthula Ngazana, had been refused permission to stay in the UK after her visa expired in August.   The 18-year-old’s family has lived in central Scotland for eight years.   A statement from the UK Border []