Mobo Awards

UK NEWS: MOBO AWARDS 2010 – VIOLENCE BREAKS OUT AT AFTER PARTY

The Daily Mail reports that violence broke out at the MOBO awards after-party last night (2oth October) in Liverpool. “Celebrities” ( HA HA HA) such as Alex Gerrard, Calum Best and Wayne Rooney’s prostitute mistress Jennifer Thompson were in attendance when the party was shut down early  after what was described by police as a ‘large scale disorder’. Click HERE to read more… People just don’t know how to behave themselves. Why bother turning up to an event if you’re just going []

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 NEWS: MOBO AWARD 2010 NOMINEES LIST

Well.. it’s that time again folks…. Check out the 2010 MOBO (Music of Black Origin) Awards nominees list below… Best Newcomer Tinie Tempah Professor Green Scorcher Labrinth Devlin Best UK Act Tinie Tempah Jay Sean Tinchy Stryder Taio Cruz Chipmunk N-Dubz Giggs JLS Roll Deep M.I.A Dizzee Rascal Alexandra Burke Sade Plan B Leona Lewis Best Song Taio Cruz ft Ke$ha – ‘Dirty Picture’ Tinie Tempah – ‘Pass Out’ N-Dubz ft Mr Hudson – ‘Playing With Fire’ Mark Ronson & The Business []

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 MUSIC: MOBO EXCLUSIVE TALENT SEARCH!!!!!

For all you budding female vocalists out there, the staff over at the MOBO (Music of Black Origin) organisation have put on their talent search hats and a FANTASTIC opportunity awaits! Via MOBO website Over the years MOBO has been synonymous with supporting new emerging musical talent. One such talent was Cherise Roberts who won the prestigious MOBO Unsigned Award back in 2000 and then went on to join the hit British R&B group Big Brovaz. After enjoying several great years with the group, Cherise []

SINGER KELLY ROWLAND FURIOUS OVER MOBO SOUND PROBLEMS

Oh dear….. Via Digital Spy Kelly Rowland has called for an apology from MOBO organisers, claiming that her performance at the awards ceremony was affected by poor sound quality. The former Destiny’s Child star, who sang her David Guetta collaboration ‘When Love Takes Over’ at the event in Glasgow, admitted that she “struggled” because of the technical problems. Rowland momentarily stopped singing at the start of the track and appeared confused as she continued. Writing on Twitter after the show, she said: []

2009 MOBO AWARDS – TONIGHT!!!

Yes folks it’s finally here!!!! Coverage of tonights MOBO Awards ceremony will air live on BBC 3 at 9pm and you can catch it again on Friday 2nd October, on BBC 1 at 10.40pm Artists performing live at the SECC in Glasgow (Scotland) tonight will include Tinchy Stryder, N-Dubz, Chipmunk, Ironik, Jermaine Jackson and Keri Hilson, as well as JLS, Diversity, Flawless and Shaheen (the young Britain’s Got Talent contestent who sang at Michael Jackson’s memorial)  I’ve also heard that the world’s fastest man Usain Bolt will be there to present an award. []

UK NEWS: JANET JACKSON TO PERFORM AT THE MOBO AWARDS

[Thanks Ronke] New Magazine has reported that Janet Jackson will perform at the 2009 MOBO Awards ceremony, set to take place in Glasgow on September 30th. The event organisers also plan on paying tribute to Janet’s late brother Michael Jackson. Janet is a music icon in her own right and a previous MOBO presenter. We loved her past involvement with the show and MOBO will continue to support her music and champion her career. ” Michael Jackson was a key catalyst and influence on the []