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RAPPER T.I AND WIFE TINY ARRESTED FOR DRUG POSSESSION

Some of you will have heard by now that waste couple of the year, rapper T.I (real name Clifford Harris) and his wife Tameka ‘Tiny’ Cottle were pulled over by the police on Sunset Boulevard on Wednesday night after making an illegal U-Turn. The officers smelled marijuana in the car and then conducted a search of the vehicle and its occupants. The couple were later  charged with possession of a controlled substance (allegedly ecstasy) and bail was set at $10,000. This is bad news for T.I because the fool was recently released from prison []

UK MUSIC NEWS: ‘TWO MAJOR MANAGEMENT COMPANIES’ APPROACH ‘SINGER’ SHARDINAY WITH 250K DEAL

The personal assistant (Celeast) of karaoke ‘singer’ Shardinay has announced today via Twitter that ‘two major management companies’ have approached the vocally challenged “star” with a 250k deal. Celeast back again with ur updates on Shardinay… Well ur heard the rumors £250k deal… I can confirm this 2 b true… More 2 follow… 2 major management companies have approached us with a £250k deal… We have a lot 2 think about now n big decisions 2 make… More 2 follow Either Celeast []

JAY-Z ‘ALL BLACK EVERYTHING’S’ NIKE AIR FORCE 1’S

This is just what the world’s been waiting for!   The “mighty” Jay-Z aka Hove aka J-Hova aka Luci has teamed up with Nike to create a limited edition of  jet black Airforce 1’s (inspired by the World Basketball Festival) called All Black Everything.    Source   In case you are all wondering how they came up with that name well, it’s a lame line taken from Jay’s mediocre track Run This Town. Source According to the Social Writers Blog Nike has donated the trainers to the Shawn Carter Scholarship Foundation who have []

SINGER FANTASIA BARRINO HOSPITALIZED AFTER SUSPECTED SUICIDE ATTEMPT

It’s been reported that American Idol star Fantasia Barrino has been hospitalized after attempting to commit suicide. “Police sources” say Barrino  was found in the closet of her home and later rushed to hospital, where she was hospitalized with “possible internal injuries” after “ingesting medication.” North Carolina police say the incident is still under investigation. Barrino’s manager also released a statement yesterday that details the drama that possibly pushed the star in to wanting to take her own life (Her relationship with a married man). Click HERE to read all about it. ………………………………… []

TWITTER QUOTE OF THE DAY: DJ TREVOR NELSON

“I really don’t want to feel the pressure of saying good morning to you lot everyday.” [Source] BBC Radio 1 / 1xtra personality DJ Trevor Nelson can’t seem to handle the pressures of  being a Y-list  UK “celebrity” and what’s expected of him. Poor Trevor.

QUOTE OF THE DAY: LADY GAGA

“I have this weird thing that if I sleep with someone they’re going to take my creativity from me through my vagina”. In a new interview with Vanity Fair, Lady Gaga talks about losing her “creativity” while engaging in sexual intercourse. The singer also admitted to occasionally taking cocaine (I suspect she snorts every day), but doesn’t want her fans to do it. I can’t decide whether she’s trying to be controversial/funny or just a born idiot.

ARETHA FRANKLIN RECOVERING AFTER FALL

It’s been reported that Aretha Franklin was forced to cancel a series of concerts in New York, after falling and breaking a few ribs over the weekend. The star says she is now recovering from the fall and efforts are being made to reschedule the cancelled shows. ………….. Get well soon Aretha.

MTV VMA’S NOMINEES 2010

The 2010 MTV Video Music Awards will take place on September 12th. Lady Gaga has received the most nominations (13) because.. you know… she’s so ORIGINAL! Check out full list below…. Best Collaboration B.o.B ft Hayley Williams – Airplanes Beyoncé ft Lady GaGa – Video Phone (Extended Remix) Lady GaGa ft Beyoncé – Telephone 3OH!3 featuring Kesha – My First Kiss Jay-Z ft Alicia Keys – Empire State of Mind Best Female Video Lady GaGa – Bad Romance Ke$ha – Tik Tok []

UK MUSIC NEWS: FORMER X-FACTOR CONTESTANTS NEED A NEW BAND NAME

Former X-Factor contestants Miss Frank want Heat readers to come up with a new name for the band. The magazine reports, Original member Shaniece is long gone, but Graziella and Shar remain. They have a nice new member, called Cherelle, who made it through to Boot Camp on last year’s show. But the biggest problem facing the girls is that they don’t have a name. That’s where you lot come in. The trio want YOU to come up with a name for []