John Legend

ESTELLE APPEARS ON TRL’S SPANKIN NEW MUSIC WEEK

  Atlantic Records/Homeschool are really putting the publicity machine behind singer/rapper Estelle and her fouthcoming album ‘Shine’. She was present at the Grammys, featured on E! News as the next artist to watch out for, and now she’s appeared on TRL.  And on top of all that Estelle is also getting a lot of love from black bloggers/entertainment sites Stateside. So, after years of toiling away here in the UK, going nowhere fast, in a country where extremely talented black homegrown talent, continue to be despised, ignored and shoved to one side by the industry, in order to make way []

ARETHA FRANKLIN, JOHN LEGEND AND BRANDY @ SONYBMG GRAMMY AFTER PARTY

I know she’s the Queen of Soul – All hail the Queen, but I really fear for Aretha. She looks dangerously over weight for her age and well on her way to suffering one almighty stroke.  Over weight, black, high blood pressure –  a fatal mix….. Thankfully, I’m hearing that Aretha is in the process of attempting to lose weight, so thats a relief! I won’t comment on anything else that’s going on in these pictures………

QUOTES OF THE DAY: ESTELLE

“John calling me the next Amy; I’m not pleased about that. I understand what he is saying; like I am the next takeover artist from the UK but we have no other similarities.” (Estelle talks about John Legend likening her to Amy Winehouse) Estelle needs to give John Legend one bitch lick across the face! Estelle and Amy are two totally different types of artist. And I suppose he has it in his head now that Amy is some how the queen of British black Soul music. The saviour….  “I []

JOHN LEGEND TO PERFORM ACOUSTIC SET ON PLANE

  It has been announced that John Legend will perform live on a Grammy sponsored plane. The singer will perform an acoustic set midway through a Delta Airlines flight as part of a special contest that will fly winners from New York to Los Angeles. The contest starts today.