Day: January 30, 2013

DESPERATE TIMES: BLACKBERRY APPOINTS ALICIA KEYS AS IT’S NEW GLOBAL CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Struggling smart phone giant Blackberry announced earlier today that they have appointed singing superstar Alicia Keys as their new ‘Global Creative Director’. Blackberry hopes that her appointment to the post will help “inspire the future” of the company. *confused face* Via CNET Keys said she previously was a BlackBerry power user, but she left the platform after noticing sexier phones at the gym. For a while she had two phones, but Keys has now moved back to just a BlackBerry. Continue Reading…. *confused face* 1) []

NEW UK ARTIST OF THE DAY: LUCIE – PULL ON MY HAIR

Check out talented newcomer Lucie and her new single ‘Pull On My Hair’. I predict big things for Lucie in 2013. If she fails to win a MOBO Award and an Urban Music Award for ‘Best Newcomer’ (along with the pimp/rapper featured) it will be an absolute travesty. I for one will boycott both prestigious events if Lucie’s contribution to the UK’s “URBAN” music scene is overlooked. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

VIDEO: UNIVERSITY GRADUATE KELVIN OKAFOR WOWS THE ART WORLD

Middlesex University graduate Kelvin Okafor, whose accurate drawings are often mistaken for photographs, is garnering critical acclaim and making waves in the art world after scooping a number of national awards and exhibiting at galleries across the country.  The Tottenham based artist has drawn celebrities including Beyonce, Rihanna, Tinie Tempah and Amy Winehouse. CLICK HERE to view more of Kelvin’s work. This man is truly talented Well done and congratulations Kelvin.