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UK ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: MOBO AWARDS 2012 CEREMONY TO BE HELD IN LIVERPOOL

Yes it’s almost that time again folks….. MOBO (Music Of Black Origin) Awards founder Kanya King has announced that the 2012 ceremony will take place in the city of Liverpool on November 3rd. Yes! It's Lovely Liverpool for MOBO Awards 2012. Can't wait! Thanks to Rizzle Kicks for kick starting the journey! @RizzleKicks — Kanya King MBE (@KanyaKing) August 14, 2012 I am surprised they chose to host the event in Liverpool again after the 2010 ceremony. The atmosphere was  deader than a graveyard, the audience didn’t seem []

UK NEWS: LIVERPOOL INVOLVED IN NEW “RACE ROW” AFTER PLAYER TOM ADEYEMI IS ALLEGEDLY RACIALLY ABUSED DURING MATCH BY FAN

Oh dear! Another year,  another football race row and another WAKE UP CALL. Liverpool football club has issued a statement in response to last night’s Liverpool verses Oldham game where it is claimed that Oldham defender Tom Adeyemi was racially abused by a Liverpool fan. In the statement they said, “Liverpool Football Club continue to work closely with Merseyside Police to establish all the facts surrounding the incident that occurred during last night’s game. “We take this matter extremely seriously and have today []

UK NEWS: FOOTBALLER LUIS SUAREZ FOUND GUILTY OF RACIALLY ABUSING PATRICK EVRA

Liverpool FC player Luis Suarez has been found guilty of racially abusing French Manchester United star Patrick Evra. Uruguayan striker Suarez has been given an eight-match ban and also fined £40,000. During a match in October the following happened, Via The Mail Manchester United faced Liverpool in a Premier League match. In the 57th minute Suarez fouled Evra and tempers flared at the next corner. They squared up to each other and Evra asked why Suarez kicked him. Suarez said he should forget []

MOBO AWARDS 2010 – THE WINNERS

Well the ‘highly anticipated’ MOBO Awards ended an hour ago, and they should never hold the event in Liverpool again.  The only time the audience showed any real enthusiasm was when premiership footballers ( I cannot remember his name) Tim Cahill and Tim Howard appeared on stage to present an award, and when Billy Ocean collected a lifetime achievement award. But other than that they were pretty mute. US rapper Nelly performed his new single but surprisingly didn’t close the show (I thought []

UK NEWS: RAPPER NELLY TO HEADLINE 2010 MOBO AWARDS

It’s been reported that rapper Nelly will headline this years MOBO (Music Of Black Origin) awards, which will take place on the 20th October in Liverpool. If this is true then why have Nelly headline the event? If this was 2000/2002 then it would make sense because he was at the height of his popularity then. But booking him as the headline act in 2010 makes no sense. When was the last time he released any new music? I wonder how many []

UK MUSIC NEWS: MOBO INTERVIEWS FOUNDER KANYA KING AND LEONA LEWIS

The MOBO (Music Of Black Origin) Awards will soon be upon us (yippee!) and this year the ceremony will take place in Liverpool on the 20th October. Will the ‘safe’ Sean Paul take home the Best Reggae Artist Award AGAIN???  Will Justin Bieber win the Best International Male Artist award??? Will LADY GAGA win the Best International Female Artist award??? ( Note: she was nominated last year) Or will they just hand those awards over to the usual suspects… brand Beyonce and Lucifer?  Anyway, Mobo founder Kanya King was recently interviewed with singer Leona Lewis, and  is behaving like she popped a few happy pills beforehand (seriously []

UK NEWS: FORMER FOOTBALL STAR JOHN BARNES DECLARED BANKRUPT

Via The Guardian John Barnes, the former Liverpool and England winger, has been declared bankrupt by a Liverpool insolvency court only days after he was fired as manager of Tranmere Rovers. Barnes, 45, gave his occupation as a ‘provider of media services, lately a footballer’. He was declared insolvent and will be discharged on 14 October, 2010. The hearing took place five days after Barnes’ dismissal from Prenton Park, where his side lost eight of the 11 games under his control. Barnes []