Glastonbury

JUMP OFF TV UK DEBATE: COULD THERE EVER BE AN “URBAN” GLASTONBURY?

The topic on whether or not there could EVER be a Glastonbury type festival here in the UK dedicated solely to black music starts at mark [08.33] when DJ Chuckie asks if “there could ever be a black festival”, and then host Mim quickly jumps in and STRESSES the word “URBAN”. Yeah…I see what you did there. Hahahahahaha. Anyway check out the debate below. … Trust me when I say this… the powers that be will only green light an “URBAN” Glastonbury festival if the headliners are: Professor []

UK NEWS: MAN FOUND DEAD AT GLASTONBURY

Via BBC News A man has been found dead at the Glastonbury Festival. The body of the man, thought to be in his 50s, was found at about 0900 BST at the music event at Worthy Farm in Pilton, Somerset. The BBC understands the body was found in a portable toilet in a restricted access area between the Pyramid Stage and the other stages. Avon and Somerset Police cordoned off the area after the body was found on Sunday. The cordon was []

QUOTE OF THE DAY: ACTRESS GWYNETH PALTROW DEFENDS JAY-Z

“He’s the best rapper of all-time and I think he’ll knock it out of the park.” (BBC News) ( Jay-Z’s new best friend and Beyonce’s maid of honour, Gwyneth Paltrow, defends his inclusion at this year’s Glastonbury Festival) LMAO @ Gwyneth…. I happened to catch E! News this morning and they featured an interview with Gwyneth. The Oscar winning actress was asked who she thought was the better rapper, Kanye or Jay-Z. Gwyneth replied “oooh that’s a difficult one, but I’m going to have to []

UK NEWS: ‘JAY-Z WRONG FOR GLASTONBURY’

Oasis guitarist and vocalist Noel Gallagher has criticised the decision to have a hip hop act as the headline for the Glastonbury Festival. He said having rapper Jay-Z at the festival is the reason it has not sold out this year. He also said the event’s organisers had changed things too much and that it was “wrong” to have a hip hop headline act. There were 100,000 tickets sold for Glastonbury on the first day, but in past years all tickets had []