Music

UK TV: TINCHY RYDER PERFORMS NEW SINGLE ON GMTV

Rapper Tinchy Stryder appeared on GMTV last week and discussed his business venture with Jay-Z, and performed his new single In My System. Tinchy is a focused young man who has done really well for himself. But I will never be a fan of his music. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

WYCLEF JEAN ANNOUNCES HE’S RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT OF HAITI

Actor Sean Penn questions Wyclef’s motives and accused the star of being a “non-presence” during relief efforts, adding “I want to see someone who is really, really willing to sacrifice for their country and not just someone who I personally saw with a vulgar entourage of vehicles that demonstrated a wealth in Haiti that – in context, I felt a very obscene demonstration,” In response Wyclef said,  “I just want Sean Penn to fully understand I am a Haitian, born in Haiti []

VIDEO: KANYE WEST – POWER

The director of Power Marco Brambilla says, his intention was to create a video “portrait” that would “visualize power … to do a portrait of what power would look like in a sort of timeless way.” Yeah… alright.. whatever Marco… Kanye West – Power (Video), posted with vodpod

WYCLEF JEAN TO STAND AS HAITI’S NEXT PRESIDENT

Former Fugees star Wyclef Jean is expected to announce that he will stand as president of Haiti on Thursday (tomorrow). ……………………………………………. I know that Wyclef is desperate to help his homeland but what does he know about politics?

QUOTE OF THE DAY: LADY GAGA

“I have this weird thing that if I sleep with someone they’re going to take my creativity from me through my vagina”. In a new interview with Vanity Fair, Lady Gaga talks about losing her “creativity” while engaging in sexual intercourse. The singer also admitted to occasionally taking cocaine (I suspect she snorts every day), but doesn’t want her fans to do it. I can’t decide whether she’s trying to be controversial/funny or just a born idiot.

ARETHA FRANKLIN RECOVERING AFTER FALL

It’s been reported that Aretha Franklin was forced to cancel a series of concerts in New York, after falling and breaking a few ribs over the weekend. The star says she is now recovering from the fall and efforts are being made to reschedule the cancelled shows. ………….. Get well soon Aretha.