Music News

MARY J BLIGE NOT ACCEPTED IN TO HOWARD UNIVERSITY/ UNIVERSITY REP SETS THE RECORD STRAIGHT

 Earlier this week it was reported that singer Mary J Blige announced that she had passed her G.E.D ( High School Equivalency Diploma) and had been accepted in to Howard University.    I refused to post this news at the time because I thought it sounded a bit fishy, and it turns out that I wasn’t the only one who thought the story sounded a bit suspect.  Various media outlets contacted the university and a rep later clarified that Mary “hadn’t yet been accepted as a student”  adding, “We []

KANYE WEST VISITS TUTANKHAMUN AND THE GOLDEN AGE OF THE PHARAOHS EXHIBITION LOOKING LIKE A FOOL

“Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs” exhibition is now featuring at the Discovery Times Square Exposition in New York, and rapper Kanye West decided to show and pose next to King Tut’s tomb wearing his Egyptian inspired jewellery, which according to Rhymes With Snitch  cost $300,000.00. Source He had to draw attention to himself somehow… Somebody should just snatch that foolishness off his neck and beat some sense in to his head. Big idiot!

UK MUSIC NEWS: JEDWARD STAR SAYS HE MAY NEVER “DANCE” AGAIN

Jedward star Edward Grimes has revealed that doctors have warned him that he may never dance again. The 18-year-old twin tore knee ligaments after falling over during his dreadful performance at the equally dreadful  T4 On The Beach concert,  over the weekend. Grimes told The Daily Record, “In hospital they said I might not be able to dance again and needed surgery. They say it will be okay and I can go on tour, but I might have to go round in []

WORLD EXCLUSIVE – THE DAILY MIRROR INTERVIEWS PRINCE

Prince agreed to be interviewed by British newspaper The Daily Mirror (his first British newspaper interview in 10 years), and the superstar’s highly anticipated new album 20TEN will be released free in the UK only in The Daily Mirror this Saturday (July 10th). Click HERE to read what is supposed to be an interview. Prince is one ODD little man (LOL). But I love the purple one.

CROOKED HAIRLINE TAUNTS UPSET SINGER JOHN LEGEND

Rhymes With Snitch reports that after John Legend’s crooked hairline became a trending topic on Twitter, after his appearance on the BET Awards this past weekend, the star angrily reached for his Blackberry and tweeted this… John sounds VEX!!!! “I’ve been famous for six years now” Ha ha ha! And… oh yeah.. his hairline is crooked. I never noticed before now.

REST IN PEACE MICHAEL JACKSON

Today is the first anniversary of Michael Jackson’s tragic passing, and even though a year has passed I still cannot believe he’s gone. The best that ever did it. Rest In Peace MJ.

UK MUSIC NEWS: MOBO INTERVIEWS FOUNDER KANYA KING AND LEONA LEWIS

The MOBO (Music Of Black Origin) Awards will soon be upon us (yippee!) and this year the ceremony will take place in Liverpool on the 20th October. Will the ‘safe’ Sean Paul take home the Best Reggae Artist Award AGAIN???  Will Justin Bieber win the Best International Male Artist award??? Will LADY GAGA win the Best International Female Artist award??? ( Note: she was nominated last year) Or will they just hand those awards over to the usual suspects… brand Beyonce and Lucifer?  Anyway, Mobo founder Kanya King was recently interviewed with singer Leona Lewis, and  is behaving like she popped a few happy pills beforehand (seriously []

UK MUSIC: SO SOLID STAR MEGA MAN DISSECTS THE UK “URBAN” MUSIC SCENE

So Solid star Mega Man sat down and shared his views on today’s UK “Urban” music scene and it’s artists. Via Brown Eyez Mega made some pretty good points. And I will always respect what So Solid achieved all those years ago. I’m only sorry it didn’t last. However is the track playing in the background going to be Mega’s new single? If so then… NO COMMENT!

UK MUSIC: G-FRSH – BLACK BATMAN

Jay-Z’s influence runs DEEP once again! UK rappers just love to sip that Jay Juice. Three words –  Run This Town. In all honesty the production isn’t bad but lyrically he’s just all over the place. I’ve listened to this track six times and I still don’t know why he’s the Black Batman. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

CHRISTINA AGUILERA’S COMEBACK ALBUM DEBUT SALES DISAPPOINT

It’s been reported that Christina Aguilera’s comeback album sales where the lowest of her career to date. According to the Hits Daily Double website Bionic has only sold 111,838 copies in it’s first week. Christina also recently cancelled her 20-date summer tour. ……………………………. Mary J Blige predicted that this would happen! Several years ago BBC radio personality Trevor Nelson interviewed Mary and she let it be known (on television) that she was not a Christina Aguilera fan. Mary told Trevor that Britney Spears would come out on top in the long []