Month: December 2011

TWITTER ANTICS: RUSSELL SIMMONS DEMANDS THAT GLOBAL GRIND STAFF REMOVE NEGATIVE KOBE BRYANT COVERAGE FROM THE WEBSITE

Instead of just sending a direct email to his Global Grind staff, mogul and the OH SOOOO annoying Russell Simmons decided that it would be appropriate to voice his disapproval over the site’s Kobe Bryant coverage via Twitter. http://www.GlobalGrind.com I'm on vacation not dead Too much mean shit!!!!!!!! Take down anymore unsubstantiated crap about kobe!! — Russell Simmons (@UncleRUSH) December 20, 2011 Sometimes the editorial staff @ gg (who have all worked elsewhere)go back to old practices. I don't want the personal blame — []

DUTCH MAGAZINE CALLS SINGER RIHANNA ‘THE ULTIMATE NIGGABITCH’

The Parlour website reports that in a recent article published in Dutch magazine Jackie the author thought it would be a good idea and ‘hip’ to call singer Rihanna a ‘NiggaBitch’. Read the ridiculous piece below (translated in to English). “She has street cred, she has a ghetto ass and she has a golden throat. Rihanna, the good girl gone bad, is the ultimate niggabitch and displays that gladly, and for her that means: what’s on can come off. If that means she’ll []

UK NEWS: TINCHY STRYDER ALLEGEDLY SIGNS UP TO APPEAR ON CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER

Tabloid rag The Sun reports that Tinchy Stryder has signed up to appear on Celebrity Big Brother which starts in January on Channel 5. According to the newspaper the makers of CBB were desperate to get a ‘British rapper’ to sign up and approached Chipmunk first. But he declined their offer. …. Showbiz can be a cruel beast. One minute you’re sitting on top of the world enjoying A and B list status, then in a few short years you find yourself []

UK NEWS: N-DUBZ STAR TULISA CONTOSTAVLOS VOTED ‘WOMAN OF THE YEAR’

Celebrity gossip magazine NOW has voted N-Dubz star and X-Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos ‘Woman Of The Year”. Showbiz correspondent and professional brown noser Dan Wootton presented her with the award. What exactly has she done to deserve this accolade? Did they give this award to Tulisa because she keeps making her X-Factor winning group Little Mix “goat curry” and  “peas and rice”? This is just comical. NOW Magazine is a joke.

TYLER PERRY SET TO MARRY MODEL “GIRLFRIEND”?

This rumour made me laugh for a number reasons. It has been reported by ‘trustworthy’ website Media Takeout that entertainment mogul Tyler Perry is set to marry model girlfriend Gelila Bekele. A “source” claims the couple have already looked at rings, and are scouting locations for the nuptials.” [Thanks Bim] Err….. I’m not going to say anything apart from if this is true then congratulations to them both. I hope it all works out.

BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT RISES (OFFICIAL “LEAKED” TRAILER)

Judging by the quality/sound it looks like somebody secretly recorded the trailer at a viewing  and then posted it on YouTube. Film Synopsis: Eight years after the events of The Dark Knight, the terrorist leader Bane arrives in Gotham City, pushing it and its police force to their limits, forcing its former hero Batman to resurface after taking the fall for Harvey Dent’s crimes.

VIDEO: POPULAR BISHOP DAVID OYEDEPO ASSAULTS YOUNG WOMAN DURING CHURCH SERVICE

During a service in front of hundreds of people Nigerian Bishop David Oyedepo slaps a naïve and vulnerable young women across the face and calls her a “FOUL DEVIL”. [Thanks Karl Nova] I am so angry right now. That was sickening to watch. Lightening should strike this false prophet’s backside and burn him to a cinder. The only”FOUL DEVIL” here Bishop Oyedepo is YOU!  What gave him the right to strike and humiliate her like that??? This poor accuse for a human []

JUMP OFF UK (DEBATE) HAS UK HIP HOP LOST IT’S BRITISH IDENTITY?

Why has there been a decline in Grime and is UK Hip Hop becoming too similar to the US? – Does the UK have its own identity in Hip Hop? – Is British music becoming more Americanised?  – Is Grime now a form of Hip Hop? – Has the UK turned its back on Grime? – Is it acceptable for artists to make music with a fake accent? …. I think that there has been a decline in Grime music because it’s []