Month: November 2011

LIL WAYNE LAUNCHES YOUNG MONEY DEBIT CARD

According to Vibe Magazine the Young Money debit card is a pre-paid option, released via a partnership with Discover, and allows anyone to obtain credit card capabilities without a pre-credit check. Check out the “commercial” below. …. They can’t be serious. This has got to be joke.

SEAN COMBS AND INTERSCOPE RECORDS CHAIRMAN JIMMY IOVINE RELEASE BOOK DEDICATED TO WOMENS NAKED BUTTOCKS

Music mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs has joined forces with Interscope Chairman Jimmy Iovine and fashion photographer and visual artist Raphael Mazzucco to create coffee table book CULO (mean buttock in Italian) which just features women showing off their naked buttocks. Singers Nicole Scherzinger and Lady Gaga (both signed to Interscope) are both featured in the book. CULO by Mazzucco is available in stores and as an e-book. Click HERE to visit the official website. ….. The pictures in this book are described as being “artistic”. People []

UK TV: MEET THE BANDAIS (STARRING FORMER EASTENDERS STAR BUNMI MOJEKWU)

Check out the comedy pilot ‘Meet The Bandais’  starring Bunmi Mojekwu, Tobi Bakare and Adelayo Adedayo. Produced for E4 and directed by Gary Reich, Meet the Bandais is a comedy show following the exploits of a fictional African family called the Bandais as they leave their small village for the first time to live with a couple of unsuspecting and real British families. The hosts have never left the UK, let alone hung out at home with a black family.  What the []

JAMAICAN BOXING FILM ‘GHETT’ A LIFE’ GETS UK WIDE THEATRICAL RELEASE / TRAILER

GHETT’A LIFE is an “against the odds” action drama set in a politically turbulent inner city community of Kingston. Derrick, a determined inner city teenager realizes his dream of becoming a champion boxer despite a country, community and family conflicted by divisive political system. … Ghett’ A Life will be shown in cities/towns across the country including London, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Coventry, Derby, Dudley and Cardiff. [Thanks UB]

UK MUSIC: WRETCH 32 FT ETTA BOND – FORGIVENESS

Check out Wretch 32’s new single Forgiveness featuring Etta Bond, produced by Labrinth. …. Strong production and a decent hook. It’s radio friendly and Wretch will no doubt end 2011 with a Top 5 hit. Also judging by the video compilation below a Life Time Achievement Award will probably be next too. ….. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

PICS OF THE DAY: FOOTBALLERS JOHN TERRY AND LUIS SUAREZ WEAR

Footballers John Terry and Luis Suarez who have both been accused of racial abuse on the pitch (Suarez has now been charged while Terry is still being “investigated”) backed an anti-racism campaign by wearing T-shirts supporting ‘One Game, One Community’ before the Chelsea v Liverpool game yesterday. HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA! Oh the Irony!!!

UK TV: ITV AXES HOSTS ADRIAN CHILES AND CHRISTINE BLEAKLEY FROM DAYBREAK

When it was first announced over a year ago that Christine Bleakley and Adrian Chiles were leaving the BBC and moving over to ITV for big bucks (£1million deal) and to front breakfast show Daybreak there was nothing but pure hype and excitement. Now it’s ended like this…. It was leaked on Friday that both presenters have been axed from the show and an angry and embarrassed Adrian Chiles had this to say about the axing, ‘Myself and Christine were told we []

UK EVENT: FUTURE 100 AWARDS 2011 / WINNERS

The Future 100 Awards 2011 took place on the 17th November in London. The Future 100 Awards were first launched in 2008 to recognise and profile young entrepreneurs running businesses, which have a triple bottom line. The definition of a triple bottom line, is a business that addresses people, planet and profit. They have a strong commercial foundation as well as a significant social and environmental impact. The event recognises the success of young entrepreneurs aged 18-35 who demonstrate entrepreneurial flair and []

UK EVENT: MAGICAL BONES – SLEIGHT OF DANCE

….. Magician and dancer Richard Essien aka Magical Bones presents the premiere of the ‘Sleight Of Dance’ a 60 minute action packed dance illusion show that will feature magic illusions combined theatrically with hip hop dance culture. Exciting and fresh in concept the ‘Sleight Of Dance’ promises to give the distinctive innovation and creativity needed to not only modernise the traditional magic show but take live entertainment to a whole new level! Date: 5th, 6th December Time: 8pm-9pm  Price: £7/5 (concessions) BOOK NOW []