Day: October 12, 2012

DESPERATE TIMES: RAPPER THE GAME SET TO STAR IN VH1 WEDDING “REALITY” SHOW

I remember when independent label Koch Records was the place where fading rappers went to die. Now “reality” TV has become their new resting place. Earlier this year rapper The Game dramatically revealed that his fiancé Tiffney Cambridge had called off their wedding. At the time I wondered why the fading rapper would make this announcement. Did anyone even know he was engaged to be married? Did anyone care? I don’t remember any media outlets or bloggers racing to post news and gossip about his personal life so why the announcement? []

QUOTE OF THE DAY: ALESHA DIXON’S FATHER TOLD HER ‘BLACK PEOPLE FROM THIS COUNTRY DON’T SUCCEED’

In a new interview with ES Magazine singer turned TV personality Alesha Dixon revealed what her father said to her after she told him she was going to join the girl group Mis-Teeq. “I remember the day I said to my dad that I wanted to be in a girl group. Bless his soul, he said, ‘What makes you think you’re going to succeed? Black people from this country don’t succeed’. And I remember saying to my dad at 15, 16, ‘I’m not going to base []

UK PR ANTICS: ALEXANDRA BURKE SHOWS OFF HER “NEW FOOTBALLER BOYFRIEND”

Team Burke are at it again I see…. While in Milan (Italy) the paparazzi was no doubt tipped off and instructed to take a few photographs of singer Alexandra Burke hanging out with her new boyfriend French-Haitian footballer Dominique Jean-Zephirin (never heard of him). The couple were  also photographed wearing matching designer leather jackets and trainers. Hahahaha has someone managed to bag an endorsement deal or are they slyly begging one??? Regular visitors to Mad News will know that whenever there is a story about Alexandra I usually pour []