Well… I’ve seen it all now….. In a bid to get the black population in France on side presidential candidate François Hollande has released the campaign video below which features Jay-Z and Kanye West’s hit single Niggas In Paris blaring in the background. Via Afro Europe … *shaking my head in absolute disgust* I don’t know who I am more pissed off at. Jay-Z and his crony Kanye, François Hollande or the brainless and lost black folk who are supporting this inappropriate […]
After the whole Burger King commercial debacle Mary is back and about to release a new limited edition compilation album. [Thank Nessa]
Last night rap legends Dre Dre and Snoop Dogg shared the stage at the Coachella music festival and performed their classic anthems. The late Tupac Shakur also appeared on stage with them. I was a huge Pac fan but this actually sent chills up my spine. Rest In Peace. … Your thoughts please….
Since November 2011 as part of the Staying Safe Project funded by Peabody and The Big Lottery Fund, students from Lilian Baylis Technology School and Harris Academy Peckham have been working with The Rafiki Network on their own campaigns as part of the Staying Safe Project. These campaigns, brought to you in the form of two short films focus on educating young people in Southwark and Lambeth about the consequences of peer pressure, preventing cyber bullying, promoting online safety, conflict resolution and […]
An obsessed P Diddy fan broke in to the star’s home, ate his food and paraded around in his expensive clothes, reports The Daily Mail. Quamine Taylor (30) broke in to the mogul’s East Hampton mansion and lounged around for almost 24 hours after breaking in through an unlocked basement door. P Diddy (real name Sean Combs) was away at the time. From his jail cell Taylor told the New York Post, ‘I’ve actually been going to the house from time to time since 2001. ‘I […]
[Thanks Yinka] Ghana and Nigeria versus Jamaica?? Now is this really fair?? So which side is Kevin J going to be repping for then? Hahahahahahahahahahaha. “The UK’s first AFRO stand up show” – Really????
More nonsense straight out of the Alexandra Burke camp! The Metro reports that singer Alexandra Burke needed police protection after she was allegedly sent death threats at her lipstick launch last night. The ‘freaked out’ singer told fans how she was nervous about her appearance after a Twitter user allegedly threatened to ‘murder’ her. The 23-year-old was bombarded with a string of vile tweets, such as: ‘I’m going to kill you tonight.’ The web menace continued the abuse, threatening to stab the star and […]
Via The New York Times The Florida special prosecutor announced a second-degree murder charge on Wednesday against George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Angela B. Corey, the prosecutor, said Mr. Zimmerman, 28, a crime watch volunteer, will appear before a magistrate within the next 24 hours. He is accused of fatally shooting Mr. Martin, an unarmed teenager, in a case that has captivated the country and brought to the fore issues of race, violence and precisely what constitutes self-defense. […]
London is in chaos. A military cargo plane has crashed leaving its highly classified contents strewn across the city. Completely unaware London is in lockdown, Charlie (Noel Clarke) and Shelley (Antonia Campbell-Hughes), accompanied by best friends Mark (Colin O’Donoghue) and Nikki (Laura Haddock), are at Storage 24 dividing up their possessions after a recent break-up. Suddenly, the power goes off. Trapped in a dark maze of endless corridors, a mystery predator is hunting them one by one. In a place designed to […]
After a man in his thirties was stabbed in the neck with a broken bottle at a London party hosted by BlackBerry maker RIM, the regular debaters got together alongside guests to discuss what can be done to prevent violence. Following this incident the Official Mixtape Award ceremony due to take place on Thursday 5th April was cancelled by the police with just hours to go. Claira Hermet and Snakey Man who were due to be hosting the prestigious event joined the […]