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MAJOR EXCITEMENT OF THE DAY!!! KANYE WEST “SURPRISES” PHARRELL WILLIAMS DURING Q&A

Kanye West makes an unexpected appearance during Pharrell Williams’ Q&A session at Design Miami while Williams discusses the new book that he plans on flogging to the masses titled Places and Spaces I’ve Been. … The two most IRRITATING characters within the world of black music in one room. First off what is Pharrell wearing? And the flurry of excitement when Kanye emerges from the darkness with his beef cake bodyguards is just comical. Twits. Pharrell however does talk a lot of sense when it comes to the subject matter of art/design and fashion. Kanye []

UK NEWS: ALEXANDRA BURKE’S MOTHER BLASTS HER STAR DAUGHTER

Via The Sunday Mirror Alexandra Burke’s mum has launched a devastating attack on her superstar X Factor daughter just days before the release of her new {single. Bitter Melissa, whose own pop career flopped after she quit Soul II Soul in 1997, claims lucky Alex whose debut album went double platinum and whose hotly-tipped new single is out this month only won The X Factor because of her. Alex owes it all to me, says Melissa, who kicked out her daughter when []

UK NEWS: DIZZIE RASCAL SIGNS AUTOBIOGRAPHY DEAL

Via BBC News Brit award winner Dizzee Rascal has signed a deal for his autobiography which promises to “lift the lid” on his troubled background. The 24-year-old Londoner will co-write The Dizzee Rascal Story with music journalist Ben Thompson. The deal is a joint venture between Canongate Books and the publishing arm of the rapper’s independent record label Dirtee Stank Recordings. It is due to be published as an illustrated hardback in October 2010. Dizzie is 25 years old… The life story of Dizzie []

R.KELLY SET TO ‘WRITE’ TELL ALL BOOK

Robert Kelly isn’t going to reveal anything so save your hard earned cash when the book’s released folks! Anyway the Pied Piper of R&B says,  I’m writing this book as Robert, not R. Kelly. I’m tired of being misunderstood. I will show you the tears, fears, and sweat. I will open my heart and reveal the good in my life as well as all the drama. I want to tell it like it is.” Kelly’s latest album Untitled sold a measley 114,200 units in it’s first []

QUOTES OF THE DAY: RAY BENZINO

“This type of story should not be rearing its ugly head in the Source”. “This is some woman’s s**t.” “Niggas ain’t trying to hear all that. Niggas wanna f**k. They don’t want to read a story about rape”. ” Yeah this is the type of s**t that those black Afrocentric bitchies be on. The bitchies with dreads and s**t. I don’t want to have to micromanage every story, but c’mon yo. Rape! Do a story on strippers. Talk about the stripping industry and []