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UK NEWS: COMEDIAN AND CHOICE FM HOST KOJO THANKS THE FANS

Over the weekend top “urban” comedian and Choice fm Breakfast Show host Kojo performed in front of a sell-out audience at the Hackney Empire, and judging from some of the comments on my timeline old Kojo’s fresh new material went down an absolute storm. In response to the tidal wave of love, support and two sold out shows Kojo posted this thank you message on his website to his legion of fans/supporters. Firstly to everyone who came and supported Live N Kicking and gave me 2 sold out shows. I []

UK NEWS: COMEDIAN KEVIN J SPEAKS TO SCREEN NATION ABOUT CEREMONY DEBACLE

On Sunday comedian Kevin J opened the prestigious Screen Nation Film & TV Awards but was forced to end his set early after crashing and burning in spectacular fashion. Click HERE to read all about it. Screen Nation later spoke to Kevin about the incident. Check out extracts from the interview below… So why did it go so wrong tonight? It’s a funny thing because I didn’t say anything that was borderline disrespectful, I spoke about looting. It was in my area. I made a joke []

UK NEWS: COMEDIAN KEVIN J BOOED AND HECKLED AT 2011 SCREEN NATION AWARDS

“Urban” comic Kevin J opened the highly anticipated Screen Nation Awards ceremony last night at the IndigO2. I was unable to make it to the event  but I’ve been told that Kevin was forced to cut his set short due to audience members failing to see the funny side after he made jokes about the London riots (Too soon folks???) and black people. Kevin was booed and heckled and then apparently went in to old skool Dot Cotton mode and started to preach to the audience. Fellow blogger Lisa Bent who was in attendance said, Kevin []

TWITTER RANT OF THE DAY – KOJO THE COMEDIAN

Only a stupid comedian with no jokes would go on stage & spend their whole set talking about how much money they make! — KOJO (@OfficialKojo) March 27, 2011 Why go on stage and spend your whole set bragging about the celebrities you think you know? Tell some bloody jakes!!! — KOJO (@OfficialKojo) March 27, 2011 When you get on TV it becomes harder as expectations grow! Concentrate on your craft rather than telling people how much your weave costs! — KOJO []

UK NEWS /PICS: COMEDIAN KOJO CHOOSES HIS GLAMOROUS NEW FUN HOUSE CREW

Those of you who have tuned in to British comedian Kojo’s MTV Base show, Kojos Fun House, will be familiar with his stage assistants the ‘Fun House Girls’.  Well the funny man recently held auditions for a new set of ‘assistants’ and seventeen young ladies have now been chosen to join Kojo on tour. Check out the glamorous winners below… Click HERE to view more winners….

UK EVENT: AN AUDIENCE WITH ANGIE LE MAR

British comedian, actress, and writer Angie Le Mar is about to celebrate 25 years in showbiz, and will be performing live at The Barbican in September. 25 years!!! This woman has worked hard to survive in the industry for that long.  Congratulations Angie. Check out poster below for more details.

UK NEWS: COMEDIAN EDDIE KADI MOVES IN TO THE O2 ARENA

Well Eddie Kadi’s excited…. The comedian has decided to camp out at the O2 Arena ahead of his headline gig at the O2 Arena, which will take place on September 4th… read more… Eddie will be the first British black comedian to headline at The O2 arena. That ‘delightful’ group N-Dubz also announced earlier on in the year that they had signed on to be Eddie’s support act on the night (shaking head). Eddie better be funny! Click HERE to purchase tickets . Visit eddiekadi.com to view his video blog.

UK NEWS: DOES RICHARD BLACKWOOD STILL WORK FOR CHOICE FM???

It has been brought to my attention that Choice FM host Richard Blackwood has been M.I.A (Missing In Action) for weeks now, and there has been no explanation for his absence. *Note I last tuned in to Choice back in 2006. This is just what I’ve been told. * Fellow blogger and radio host Miss Lala  posted recent video footage of Richard when he appeared on Tim Westwood’s BBC Radio show, and then went on to ask, “do Choice FM allow their []