MOBO Awards 2011

UK NEWS: MOBO AWARDS 2011 – THE WINNERS

The MOBO (Music of Black Origin) Awards 2011 took please in Glasgow last night. Check out the full winners list below. Best UK Act Adele Chase & Status Chipmunk Example Jessie J – WINNER! Katy B N-Dubz Wretch 32 The Streets Tinie Tempah Best Newcomer In association with Lebara Mobile – voted for by Facebook Alex Clare Ed Sheeran Emeli Sande Jamie Woon Jessie J – WINNER! Loick Essien Maverick Sabre Rizzle Kicks Yasmin Wretch 32 Best UK Hip Hop/Grime Act Giggs Rizzle []

UK NEWS: BOYZ II MEN SET TO PERFORM AT THE MOBO AWARDS 2011

MOBO (Music of Black Origin) Awards organisers have announced that Boyz II Men will celebrate 20 years in the music business with a special performance at this years award ceremony, which will take place in Glasgow on the 5th October. Finally some good news coming out of MOBO headquarters. I will definitely tune in to watch this performance. Boys II Men have still got that magic. They are brilliant live performers.

TWEET OF THE DAY: KANYA KING (MOBO AWARDS FOUNDER)

Our MOBO Panel have already met to discuss award noms. 2 b announced end of August. Shhhhhh…… — Kanya King MBE (@KanyaKing) July 27, 2011 I cannot wait to see the nominations list. I look forward to having a good laugh. Also it has been announced that Jessie J, Katy B and US songstress Alexis Jordan will be performing at this years MOBO (Music Of Black Origin) Awards. Jessie J – A predictable choice who will probably take home the most awards []

UK NEWS: MOBO AWARDS 2011 TO TAKE PLACE IN GLASGOW

MOBO awards founder Kanya King held a press conference  today and announced that the 2011 ceremony will take place in Glasgow (Scotland). She also confirmed that the event will be held in Glasgow in 2013, and on it’s the 20th anniversary in 2015. I think that this is a good move. When they held the 2009 event in Glasgow it was a huge success. The show was well organised and the audience was hyped up and lively. But last year’s event in []