DUMB MOVE OF THE DAY: 50 CENT SIGNS RAPPERS GILLIE DA KID AND RANSOM TO G-UNIT

  Ransom (Top) and Gillie Da Kid I was given this news today and quite frankly find it hard to believe that 50 would be FOOL enough to offer Gillie and Ransom both lucrative seven figure deals .  What a waste of money if true!  Have things got so bad on the artist front that 50’s now reduced to scraping the bottom of the barrell? Read email announcement below… “As 2008 begins, G-UNIT is getting some fresh blood.  Philadelphia’s own Gillie Da Kid & Jersey City’s Ransom have signed []

NE-YO SUES R. KELLY

Once again R Kelly hits the headlines and like always the proverbial has hit the fan! Ne-Yo is to sue R.Kelly after the “Pide Piper of R&B” unceremonously dropped him from his North American tour.   The star claims that he lost $785K in earnings after being informed that he was to be removed from the bill.  The Smoking Gun website reports, “The singer Ne-Yo (real name: Shaffer Smith) claims that he was set to earn $785,000 for opening for Kelly at a minimum of 25 concerts. But he says was bounced []

MARY J BLIGE PERFORMS ‘JUST FINE’ LIVE

Mary performed ‘Just Fine’ last night just before the count down to 2008 in Times Square, New York City. I remember going to Mary’s first UK concert way back in 1992. The confused/disturbed looking young woman, who couldn’t hit the high notes (that task was left to her backing singer), sure has come a long way! Love you Mary!