50 Cent is currently in the UK promoting his new album Before I Self Destruct, and recently sat down and spoke to the ‘Big Dawg’ Tim Westwood. Forget old Fiddy just watch and listen to Tim. HILARIOUS!!!! He really is Hip Hop’s Peter Pan. He will never grow up! Oh my goodness Tim! You’re over 50 years old now son! ha ha ha ha!
Well, well, well…. superstar golfer Tiger Woods is a dark horse isn’t he? It’s all coming out now…. I didn’t know he had it in him! First the car accident over the weekend (while fleeing from his angry wife) and now his ‘alleged’ former mistresses are all crawling out of the wood work. Now here comes his apology…. Via TigerWoods.com I have let my family down and I regret those transgressions with all of my heart. I have not been true to my values and the behaviour my […]
Via BBC News Mercury winner Speech Debelle was booed by Take That fans as she tried to rap one of their songs at a London event in honour of the group. The rapper was one of a host of stars performing at the launch of the SingStar Take That video game. Debelle chose to rap her way through the 1993 hit single Pray, leading to boos from some of the 500-strong crowd. She was also criticised by host James Corden, who said […]
In October I blogged about the film Couples Retreat and it’s suspect promotional material. Click here to read. The international poster promoting the film (also seen here in Britain) does not feature African American actors Faizon Love and Kali Hawk. However the US poster does feature both actors but they have both been deliberately placed right at the back. Since then our very own Daily Mail has picked up on the story and featured this article via their website on Monday. In response to the controversy Universal Pictures said, the poster […]
Singer Jamelia shamed her former boyfriend Pay As You Go group member Maxwell D, during a taping of music quiz Never Mind The Buzz Cocks, which aired last week. The singer shouted “I recognise him. He screwed me over.” when the rapper came on stage among a group of men in the identity parade round. Jamelia and Maxwell dated back in 2004. He later went on to sell stories about their relationship to the newspapers. Footage spotted @ The Punch Bowl Blog Lawd….Oh the […]
Rachel Christie the first black Miss England has been stripped of her crown after an alleged night club brawl over her boyfriend, Z-list TV Gladiators star David McIntosh aka “Tornado”. (click here to read the complete story posted on Mad News yesterday). Via The Metro Miss England has had to hand back her crown after an alleged nightclub brawl. Rachel Christie, niece of Olympic sprinter Linford Christie, has been accused of punching fellow beauty queen Sara Beverley Jones in the face in a row over Miss […]
Via The Metro A student and his girlfriend are outraged after being called a ‘black couple’ on their receipt by staff at a London pub. Johnson Abraham, 24, and Roxanne Duhur, 21, claim they were the only couple dining when they received their bill at the Slug And Lettuce in Islington Green. Mr Abraham, a mechanical engineering student from Dalston, was at the pub last month with Ms Duhur to celebrate her new job as an estate agent. They ordered at the […]
It was brought to my attention last night that the international promotional poster for the newly released film Couples Retreat starring African-American actors Faizon Love and Kali Hawk is terribly misleading. A friend told me that Faizon Love and Kali Hawk both have relatively big roles in this film. But you wouldn’t know that from looking at the promotional poster created for the international market. Check out the differences between the US market and the International market posters below. The poster created for the US market. OK so Faizon and Kali […]
Singer Harry Connick Jnr was left stunned last night after watching a “tribute” (Jackson Jive) Jackson Five routine on an Australian TV show. The segment featured white men with black boot polish on their faces, impersonating The Jacksons. [Thanks Nessa] Well this did happen in Australia… The show’s presenter Daryl Somers later went on to say, “I think this reflects the difference in cultural diversity between America and Australia. For most of Australia I think it’s a storm in a teacup. I’m really happy […]
Former Bad Boy artist Mark Curry sits down with Atlanta blogger Gyant and talks about his new book Dancing With The Devil: How Puff Burned The Bad Boys Of Hip Hop, which exposes Sean ‘P Diddy’ Combs and Bad Boy Records.