Month: October 2010

33 MINERS FINALLY RESCUED IN CHILE

Source There are celebrations in Chile and across the world today after 33 miners trapped half a mile underground were finally brought safely to the surface. The last man Luis Urzua was brought to the surface early his morning. Click HERE to watch video footage. Also click HERE to view before and after photographs of the miners. I’m so glad they all got out alive. In the world we live in happy endings are rarity. I wish them all a speedy recovery. []

RAPPER T.I ‘HELPS TO STOP SUICIDE ATTEMPT’ – PUBLICITY STUNT???

If reports are to be believed rapper T.I stepped in to help police negotiators trying to talk a man out of jumping to his death from a 22-story building in Atlanta today. via TMZ It all went down earlier this afternoon — when cops responded to a 911 call about a man who was threatening to jump off a building in downtown Atlanta … the same building where Ryan Cameron’s Radio Show on V103 is based. We’re told T.I. heard about the []

UK NEWS: MARK RONSON ADDED TO MOBO AWARDS 2010 LINE UP

It was announced today that producer/DJ Mark Ronson has now been added to the line up for the MOBO Awards 2010. Can somebody please tell me why the annoying, pretentious and over-rated Mark Ronson has been added to the line up? First the MOBO committee ignore the most successful UK “urban” act of 2010 Tinie Tempah and opt instead to draft in US rapper Nelly as the event’s headliner like we’re in the year 2002, and now this.   All I can do is laugh.   *I’ve been told that Nelly’s latest single Just A Dream has been certified platinum Stateside,  but I am having []

UK EVENT: THE MOBO TOUR OCTOBER 2010

Dates: Tuesday 12th October – Norwich Waterfront Thursday 14th October – Birmingham O2 Academy Friday 15th October – Manchester MOHO Live Saturday 16th October – Liverpool O2 Academy Sunday 17th October – Glasgow O2 ABC Tuesday 19th October – London Islington O2 Academy Times: 7pm till late Tickets: £10 regional /£12 London Box office: 0844 811 0051 / www.gigsnadtours.com Tickets: £10 regional /£12 London ABOUT THE MOBO TOUR The MOBO Organisation & Urban Development bring you a line up of the hottest names on the UK []

PIC OF THE DAY: KANYE WEST ‘STYLING AND PROFILING’ IN TOKYO

Kanye West was photographed in Tokyo (Japan) last week. The star attended the screening of his film short Runaway. Kanye also screened the short here in London last week. Every media head seemed to be in attendance accept for, yes you guessed it, moi. Mad News gets no respect folks. 😀 Anyway check out pics of Kanye below. Photographs via Sandra Rose Kanye you really are a fashion victim. The top and the excessive gold chains makes it look as if he has a slight cleavage.

UK NEWS: X-FACTOR ‘WILD CARD’ TREYC COHEN HAS MANAGEMENT DEAL

Oh dear more scandal over at FIX-Factor What a complete and utter farce.  It’s hilarious. Via The News Of The World CRISIS-hit X Factor is today plunged into a fresh scandal – wildcard Treyc Cohen has a secret management deal and has already released a single, we can reveal. It means the comeback singer – who mentor Cheryl Cole last night brought back as her fourth girl – has breached strict competition rules and shouldn’t be in the live finals. Continue Reading…. []

UK NEWS: X-FACTOR REJECT GAMU NHENGU GIVES HER FIRST INTERVIEW

X-Factor reject Gamu Nhengu has spoken for the first time to The News Of The World about the sudden turn of events in her life post X-Factor, and last night pleaded not to be deported back to Zimbabwe. A distraught Gamu begs the shows judges Simon Cowell and the “nations sweetheart” Cheryl Cole to stop her family being returned to Robert Mugabe’s regime after the Home Office pulled a suspect move last week and decided not to renew her visa. Click HERE []