Month: October 2010

VIDEO: NEW NE-YO INTERVIEW

Our friends over at Punchbowl Blog sat down with R&B crooner Ne-Yo during his UK promotional tour. In this interview the singer talks about… – His new concept album ‘Libra Scale’ – Working with Beyonce, Lady Gaga and Rihanna – Wanting to collaborate with Amy Winehouse – What he has planned for the songs he wrote for Michael Jackson – His recent disagreement with Chris Brown ( I wasn’t aware they had a disagreement) – His mother appearing on the Wendy Williams []

UK NEWS: SAUDI PRINCE “STRANGLED HIS MAN SERVANT TO DEATH AT TOP LONDON HOTEL IN SEXUALLY MOTIVATED KILLING’

Via The Daily Mail A gay Saudi prince killed his servant in a ferocious murder which had a ‘sexual element’, a court heard today. Saud Abdulaziz bin Nasser al Saud, 33, had previously subjected Bandar Abdulaziz to physical assaults and mistreatment, the Old Bailey was told. The 32-year-old victim was found beaten and strangled in bed at the London hotel room he was sharing with the prince on February 15. A series of injuries including bite marks to Mr Abdulaziz’s cheeks revealed []

UK NEWS / UK TV: X-FACTOR JUDGE CHERYL COLE “ORDERED TO AXE CONTESTANT OVER VISA STATUS”

“Sources” claim that  the “nations sweet heart” Cheryl Cole was told to axe X-Factor contestant Gamu Nhengu because of her immigration status. 18-year-old Gamu originally from Zimbabwe moved to Scotland 8 years ago and according to “insiders” the Home Office has not renewed her Visa yet. On Sunday night millions watched as Cheryl put Cher Lloyd and Katie Waissel through to the live show stage, even though both “singers” failed miserably during their auditions . Click HERE to read my previous post about these two jokers. …………………………………………………………………. All I can do []

UK TV /NEWS: X-FACTOR FARCE! – CONTESTANT KATIE WAISSEL LINKED TO SONY BMG / CHER LLOYD FOOLISHNESS

Those of you who tuned in to The X-Factor over the weekend should now know that this “talent show” is a complete and utter FARCE. The ridiculous Cher Lloyd and Katie Waissel made it through to the next round (the live stages of the show) even though both failed to complete their auditions. A disturbing looking Cher claimed she had a sore throat and couldn’t sing, while Katie broke down in the middle of her performance and begged to “start again”. For some reason the “nations sweetheart” and convicted batterer []

UK NEWS: BBC 1XTRA GEARS UP TO CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Yes folks it’s that time again! It’s Black History Month! So don’t be surprised if you see more black faces on British television throughout the month of October. Anyway BBC 1xtra will kick off the celebrations by acknowledging… Music icons (from Stevie Wonder to Dizzee Rascal), black cinema, major historical moments and classic music from over the decades in Old School Sunday – a weekly show which will celebrate black music through the decades. Beginning on Friday 1 October, the Breakfast Show sees []