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UK NEWS: ALEXANDRA BURKE AND RICKY HAYWOOD-WILLIAMS AN ITEM?

According to the Daily Mail singer Alexandra Burke and MTV presenter/Kiss FM DJ Ricky Haywood-Williams are now a couple. A “source” told the newspaper that the pair were seen “getting very cosy, kissing and cuddling” in the Cirque Du Soir club. Click HERE to read more…. [Thanks Yinka] If they are in fact together then I wish them all the best. They make a nice couple. But something tells me that they are just friends because black British successful males in the []

UK NEWS: DO YOU WANT TO STAR IN TAIO CRUZ’S NEXT VIDEO?

That’s right our resident “equal opportunities employer” Taio Cruz is looking  for an aspiring female model or dancer to appear in his next music video. All you have to do is submit a 60 second video of you walking and dancing to his hit song “Break Your Heart.”  Click HERE for more information. I bet when he receives video footage featuring black female models and dancers Taio “accidently” clicks on DELETE. Oops! Best of luck girls! [Thanks Kaydine]

CHRIS BROWN STORMS OUT OF RADIO INTERVIEW

Rhymes With Snitch reports that Chris Brown stormed out of a radio interview yesterday. The singer was there to promote his Haiti Benefit concert,  but it all went down hill after he asked the DJ why they didn’t play his music. “Why am I even here?” Erm.. I thought he was there to help promote his “Hati Benefit Concert”. Oh dear Chris….

VIDEO: TONI BRAXTON – YESTERDAY

Toni Braxton’s new single Yesterday will be released here in the UK on May 3rd, and her album Pulse will drop on May 10th. The single in my opinion sounds lacklustre. Toni’s other track Hands Tied is well produced and is a hundred times better than this. Yesterday (in parts) also sounds like Beyonce’s Halo. The video – It looks like it was hastily put together. Toni should fire her make-up artist, and it doesn’t look like much thought went in to []

UK TV: N-DUBZ APPEAR ON GMTV – DAPPY ADDRESSES EXPOSED DRUG ABUSE

N-Dubz appeared on GMTV earlier this week and group member Dappy addressed the recent photographs that exposed him taking the illegal substance Meow Meow (Mephedrone). Well that was embarrassing to watch! And what is Tulisa talking about? “I don’t condone drugs. I’ve never touched them, never will”. I’m sure it has been documented in the N-Dubz official book that she abused drugs as a teenager.

UK NEWS: BNP LEGAL OFFICER LAYS CRIMINAL CHARGE AFTER RAPPER LETHAL B “URGES THE MURDER” OF LEADER NICK GRIFFIN

This is the actual headline on the Far-right / BNP website. “BNP Legal Officer Lays Criminal Charge after Ghanaian-origin Rap Singer Urges Murder of Nick Griffin” HA HA HA HA HA HA – Oh dear!  It looks like Lethal’s ruffled a few feathers. And did  they really have to mention his origin? No wait! Stupid question, of course they did. This is the BNP. Losers! Via BNP News British National Party legal officer Lee Barnes has laid a criminal charge against Ghanaian-origin rap singer “Lethal Bizzle” after he called []

UK NEWS: ERYKAH BADU COMING TO THE BRIXTON ACADEMY

News spotted @ Pinboard Blog Multi-platinum-selling, Grammy-winning singer-songwriter-actress ERYKAH BADU, one of the best loved, most constantly challenging and uniquely creative artists currently working in popular music, has announced a one-off London date for July. Badu whose new album New Amerykah, Part II: Return of the Ankh, was recently released to unanimous acclaim, will play the London O2 Academy Brixton (0844 477 2000) on Saturday July 24. Tickets will go on sale Friday 30th April @ 9am priced £32.50– / 0871 2200 260. Click []

UK NEWS: USHER HAS A CRUSH ON CHERYL COLE.. SO SAYS THE SUNDAY MIRROR

I swear the British mainstream media and Cheryl Cole’s PR team need to be STOPPED! Yesterday while sifting through The Sunday Mirror, I ONCE AGAIN came across a story involving the “nation’s sweetheart” /convicted batterer of a nightclub toilet attendant Cheryl Cole and singer Usher. According to The Sunday Mirror Usher is the latest stateside star that has now become infatuated with Cheryl thanks to his friend Black Eyed Peas front man Will.IAM.  He allegedly told the paper, “Will’s always talking about her, and []

UK MUSIC: SHADRACK AND THE MANDEM – GUNS & PORK

These guy’s have made my day! This is hilarious. 😀 “I take pics and I never say cheese. I take food and I never say please. I wear Avirex in 90 degrees. Nah swear down fam I’m hot!” ha ha ha. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss? More Shadrack And The Mandem madness!