Month: August 2012

NEW MUSIC: AALIYAH FEATURING DRAKE – ENOUGH SAID

… Enough Said is taken from Aaliyah’s posthumous album and for some reason the Aaliyah estate has given Drake the greenlight to produce the album. I like hearing Aaliyah’s vocals on the single but when Drake jumps in I just think ‘WHY???’ Sometimes it is best to just leave things alone. Rest In Peace Aaliyah.

UK NEWS: PARENTS JAILED FOR BEATING THEIR DAUGHTER FOR HAVING A BLACK BOYFRIEND

Via The Daily Mail A mother and father who repeatedly punched their daughter while screaming ‘vile’ racist insults because they said she had ‘brought shame’ on their family by dating a black man have been jailed. David and Frances Champion assaulted their then-17-year-old daughter Jane and her boyfriend Aflonce Ncube in two ‘disgraceful’ racist attacks. Miss Champion was repeatedly punched in the face, grabbed round the throat and had her hair pulled which left her with lumps and bruises. Her boyfriend, Mr Ncube []

UK PR ANTICS: USAIN BOLT WANTS TO DATE CHERYL COLE… SO SAYS THE DAILY STAR

It looks like ‘Team Cheryl’ and the British press are up to their old tricks again. The shabby Daily Star reports that Usain Bolt wants to date “singer” and the convicted batterer of Sophie Amogbokpa, Cheryl Cole. According to the newspaper before Bolt won the 100m final last night he hoped that Cheryl would come and cheer him on and later went on to say: “London has some really beautiful women, I can’t help but notice them. Cheryl Cole is always in the media and I can see []

USAIN BOLT WINS 100M FINAL AT LONDON 2012

Usain Bolt proved the doubters wrong last night when he won the 100 metres final and retained his title. The man is a machine. Jamaica’s Yohan Blake took home the silver while America’s Justin Gatlin took home the Bronze. Congratulations Usain Bolt and Happy 50th Independence Day Jamaica.

UK RADIO NEWS: CHOICE FM HOST EDDIE KADI LEAVES STATION

Comedian and Choice FM host Eddie Kadi announced today that he will no longer be working for the station. Guys i would like to announce that i will no longer be broadcasting on ChoiceFM. Ive had a fantastic time and thank everyone at the station. — Eddie Kadi (@EddieKadi) August 4, 2012 This announcement has actually shocked me. His Saturday morning show is really popular. I wonder what happened. Is this a sign that Choice (Global) might be cleaning house again? Anyway []

UK PR MOVES: RAPPER WRETCH 32 DATING TOWIE STAR?

Showbiz gossip “bible” Heat Magazine reports that rapper Wretch 32 is apparently ‘dating’ TOWIE (The Only Way Is Essex) star Lauren Pope. A “source” (translation a publicist) told Heat Magazine: ‘Wretch is a big ladies’ man and gets on really well with Lauren. They have a real laugh together and enjoy each other’s company.’ ‘It’s very early days — they’re some way from being an item — but for the time being they are enjoying the flirting.’ The “couple” started flirting on Twitter (as []