JLS

UK MUSIC: JLS FT TINIE TEMPEH – EYES WIDE SHUT

JLS are back with the new single Eyes Wide Shut featuring the man of the moment Tinie Tempeh. Believe it or not I really like this track, but don’t understand why they felt the need to feature Tinie. Eyes Wide Shut could have done without the rapping. But because Tinie is the “man of the moment” I’m guessing that he has just been included for the sake of it. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

UK NEWS: JLS LAUNCH THEIR OWN CONDOMS ‘JUST LOVE SAFE’

Boyband JLS has teamed up with Durex and launched their own brand of condoms Just Love Safe, which will be available to buy in stores on Monday. Group member Marvin said, “We came up with the idea of Just Love Safe as we wanted to send a clear message out to fans that are over 16 and sexually active – and that is to always use a condom during sex.” All proceeds from the sales of the condoms will go to the JLS Charitable Foundation. []

UK TV: JLS WALKERS CRISPS COMMERCIAL

Boyband JLS are on a roll right now! Check out their commercial for the latest Walkers Crisps campaign. Lets not forget that singer Alexandra Burke won the 2008 X-Factor final and JLS were runners up. What happened Alexandra???

JAY-Z ‘CO-SIGNS’ JLS

The Jay-Z  “co-sign” is the only co-sign that matters these days within the topsy turvy world of music it seems….. According to down market tabloid rag The Sun, Jay-Z claims to have been impressed with boyband JLS’ performance at Tuesday’s Brit Awards ceremony. The rapper said, “I liked JLS, I watched them do their show. They’re a good band and remind me of ‘N Sync, a band who do the boy band thing well. “They put on a class performance and I think they will []

UK EVENT: JLS PERFORM EXCLUSIVELY FOR NOKIA COMES WITH MUSIC AND T-MOBILE

Celebrating the launch of the Nokia Comes With Music 5800 in chrome on T-Mobile, JLS performed live and exclusively yesterday (February 13th) for 3000 invited fans at the Hammersmith Apollo. Watched by celebrities including Katie Price and Alex Reid, Angus Deaton, Jamelia, Keisha Buchanan, Lemar and Anthony Worrell-Thompson, the triple- BRIT nominated band played a full 90 minute set, including their smash hits ‘Umbrella’ and ‘Everybody in Love’. The only matinee performance during their current sell-out tour, tickets to the gig were given to []

WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS TO SEE JLS PERFORM LIVE AND EXCLUSIVELY – COMPETITION NOW CLOSED!

Celebrating the launch of the Nokia 5800 Comes With Music in Chrome – exclusive to  T-Mobile – triple BRIT Award nominees, JLS, will play a live and exclusive gig at London’s HMV Hammersmith Apollo on the afternoon of Saturday, 13th February 2010. And Mad News has 3 pairs of tickets to give away. The invite-only performance will see JLS play their smash singles ‘Umbrella’, ‘Everybody in Love’ and ‘Beat Again’ to a capacity crowd of fans and celebrities from the worlds of music, []

SIMON COWELL SIGNS STARS FOR HAITI CHARITY SINGLE

Well it didn’t take Simon long to find the artists and to choose the song that will be covered….. Via BBC News Rod Stewart, Leona Lewis, JLS and Michael Buble have all agreed to take part in the Haiti charity single, which has been organised by Simon Cowell. The artists will record a cover of REM’s ballad Everybody Hurts. Continue Reading.. When I sent a friend of mine the link to this news story he replied back with some thought provoking commentary. Read below. I can’t remember whether it was []