VIBE MAGAZINE FRONT COVER – MARY J BLIGE

I couldn’t tell you when last I walked in to my local newsagents and purchased a copy of Vibe Magazine. The publication hit rock bottom in regards to style and content. BUT Mary generally gives good interviews so I will definitely pick up this issue!

NEW BOOK: DOUBLE PLATINUM BY SHEILA M. GOSS

Best selling US author and my loyal subscriber Sheila M. Goss is set to release her brilliant new novel Double Platinum in March 2008. Double Platinum synopsis: “To the world, R&B mega star Parris Mitchell has it all: fame, money, jewelry and several gold and platinum records to go along with it. But now, with her singing career declining, she struggles with depression. Her last few albums were disappointments not only to her record label because of low sales, but to her []

UK HIP HOP EVENT: ‘THE JUMP OFF’

Thanks for sending this through V! Well it seems that once popular Hip Hop event ‘The Jump Off’ is now back where it started – in the UK. A year and a half ago the organisers took the once weekly event Stateside (NY) after th event’s popularity here waned. However I got the impression that it was a huge success Stateside. But then all went quiet and now they are back in my city(London). I’m confused……’Pillow Fight’ and Body Painting??? What do those ‘activities’ have to do []