Month: April 2011

MARIAH CAREY GIVES BIRTH TO TWINS

Singer Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon are now parents to a baby boy and girl. Carey’s representative, Cindi Berger, confirmed the births in a statement saying the star “gave birth today at 12:07 p.m. EDT at an undisclosed hospital in Los Angeles. The baby girl was born first, weighing 5lbs 3oz and her brother weighed 5lbs 6oz”. Today is also the couple’s third anniversary. Congratulations Mariah and Nick. …………………………. [Thanks Nessa]

UK MUSIC: TIGERLEE ROXX – BAD CHICK

New artist Tigerlee Roxx is hoping to take the UK by storm with her new single Bad Chick. Check it out. ………………………………………………………………. The single -There are no words………………………………. The video – There are no words……………………………….. Click HERE to view Tigerlee’s interview and to listen to her previous single Jamaican Skirty British Flirty. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

FILM TRAILER: JUMPING THE BROOM (STARRING ANGELA BASSETT AND PAULA PATTON)

A collision of worlds when two African-American families from divergent socioeconomic backgrounds get together one weekend in Martha’s Vineyard for a wedding. Jumping The Broom stars Paula Patton, Angela Bassett, Laz Alonso, Mike Epps, Loretta Devine, Lil’ Romeo, Meagan Good, Julie Bowen and Brian Stokes Mitchell. US release date – May 6th UK release date – June 10th

VIDEO: BEYONCE – MOVE YOUR BODY

Beyonce has teamed up with Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! campaign which has been set up to help fight against childhood obesity in America. Check out Beyonce’s workout video below. ………………………………………………………………….. I am surprised it’s taken them this long to focus on childhood obesity in America. They’ve  had this problem for DECADES!!! But well done Michelle for setting up this campaign and drawing attention to the madness. I remember visiting Disney World back in the early 90s and seeing a little boy no more than 6 years old, who was []

THE SOURCE MAGAZINE FRONT COVER (MAY ISSUE) – IDRIS ELBA

Via The Lala Report An actor on the front cover of the Source Magazine. Hmmmm…. Interesting… times have really changed. Wouldn’t it have been a good idea to feature the late Nate Dogg on the front cover??? What the hell is Simon Cowell’s name doing there???? And don’t even get me started on Jessie J. The Source must be desperate for content these days.

VIDEO: 9TH WONDER DOCUMENTARY – THE WONDER YEARS (TRAILER)

A year in the life of CEO, NAACP ambas­sador, Duke University pro­fes­sor, hus­band, father, son and Grammy Award win­ning pro­ducer 9th Wonder. The film fol­lows one of soul music’s most dynamic fig­ures from his child­hood home to late nights in the stu­dio and every­where in between. Featuring: Drake, DJ Premier, DJ Green Lantern, J. Cole, Murs, Phonte, Sha Money XL, Young Guru, The Alchemist & more. Via Hip Hop Is Cool Again