Month: November 2010

BLACKHAIR MAGAZINE FRONT COVER (DECEMBER/JANUARY 2011 ISSUE) ALESHA DIXON

Strictly Come Dancing star Alesha Dixon features on the cover of the latest issue of Blackhair magazine out now. The 32-year- old singer and TV personality is gearing up to release her new album The Entertainer scheduled for release on November 29th. In the interview the singer speaks of returning to her emceeing roots, addresses rumours surrounding a possible romance with Tinie Tempah, and reveals that she would like to follow in Oprah’s footsteps by hosting her own talkshow. Blackhair is a []

FAITH EVANS AND SWV RETURN TO THE UK

Singer Faith Evans and hit 90s R&B group SWV will return to the UK to perform for a series of gigs in London and Manchester during December. The tour kicks of in London on the 5th December and the 8th December at the IndigO2 and ends in Manchester on the 10th December. Click HERE to purchase tickets.

UK NEWS: DANE BOWERS ARRESTED IN CONNECTION TO SALE OF ILLEGAL PARTY DRUG

Via Yahoo UK Singer Dane Bowers has been arrested by cops investigating the sale of illegal party drug mephedrone. The former Another Level star was taken into custody and quizzed by officers on Tuesday as part of a probe into a drugs bust worth £650,000. According to The Sun, police in Manchester have been involved in a five-month operation to bring down a group of dealers selling the drug at cage-fighting events, which Bowers allegedly promotes. He was bailed until January. Five []

VIDEO: RICK ROSS LIVE AT THE HAMMERSMITH APOLLO (LONDON)

Rapper Rick Ross kicked off his B.M.F Tour last night at the Hammersmith Apollo in London, and judging by the footage below the audience was loving the big man. I hate to admit this but I love B.M.F. I wish I had been there when Ricky and the audience performed the track together last night. Via @ Hip Hop Chronicle UK

VIDEO: NICKI MINAJ PERFORMS ON THE WENDY WILLIAMS SHOW

The “greatest female rapper alive” (that’s what they want us to believe right?) appeared on The Wendy Williams Show yesterday and performed her new single Right Thru Me. What a load of rubbish! And look at Wendy sitting in the audience pretending to know the words.  Hahahahahahahahahahahaha! Embarrassing. I’ve said this before and I will say it again, Nicki is probably a really nice woman but her music is appalling! All the artists and industry folk who constantly harp on about how good she []

UK MUSIC: LETHAL B – ‘POW 2011’

Lethal B’s new track Pow 2011 premiered on Tim Westwood’s show this evening. The “revamp” of the 2004 hit this time features Wiley, Kano, Ghettz, JME and Chipmunk. In my opinion Pow 2004 was a lot better. Lethal should have left it alone. The 2011 version is just unnecessary. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

WE ARE LONDON. ARE YOU?

adidas Originals is celebrating London talent during November and December with its WE ARE LONDON campaign. WE ARE LONDON features emerging talent from the capital and stars artists: Bashy, Scorcher, Devlin, Loick Essien, Maxsta and SB:TV presenter Georgia LA.   We Are London is adidas’ biggest campaign in London to date which celebrates the unique talent and creativity that thrives within our capital city. The sounds, the sights and the vibrancy of young London. WE ARE LONDON is a declaration of belonging []