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QUOTE OF THE DAY: KANYE WEST

  “My greatest pain in life is that I will never be able to see myself perform live.” Just go away Kanye… please just go away. Lock yourself in a dark room, lie down and get your mind right. …and take that bald head gyal with you!

RUSSELL SIMMONS PUTS CHILD SUPPORT RUMOURS TO REST / LOYAL EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT SPEAKS ON BEHALF OF RUSSELL

Pregnant Kimora Lee with partner Djimon Hounsou In June of last year it was reported that mogul Russell “fact finder” Simmons, had agreed to pay his ex-wife Kimora Lee, $40,000 in child support for their two daughters Aoki and Ming. For some reason the story resurfaced again today and has forced Simmons to respond to the rumours via his blog on GlobalGrind.com He wrote…. I am reading these stories today about how a judge ordered me to pay Kimora $40,000 a month in child support and I want to []

JUELZ SANTANA’S 26TH BIRTHDAY VIDEO INVITATION

Soooooooooooooooo EXTRA!!!!!!! ‘Check out my gaudy borrowed jewellery, and my expensive Gucci suit”. *rolls eyes* 26? I could have sworn Juelz was older. And I bet the birthday bash takes place at Dame ‘Bruk Pocket’ Dash’s Plumm night club (which he apparently co-owns). To date Plumm has failed to attract any A-listers through it’s doors. Brukkers no longer has the magic touch. Source

LONDON FASHION WEEK 2009: KANYE WEST ATTENDS VIVIENNE WESTWOOD RED LABEL SHOW

I hoped Kanye would keep his arse home, but I guess that was wishful thinking on my part! Kanye attended the Vivienne Westwood Red Label Show last night ( Feb 21st) with his ‘muse’ Amber Rose. According to blogger Ondo Lady Kanye and Amber arrived with body guards in tow. *rolls yes* Go away Kanye and take your side show with you. Amber ‘I’m going to enjoy my 15 minutes’ Rose, designer Vivienne Westwood and Kanye. Photographs: Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images/D Martindale/WireImage

NEW MUSIC: NICKELUS F – ‘THANK YOU’

Up and coming Hip Hop artist Nickelus F has released his first mixtape ‘Thank You’ and will follow it up with the highly anticipated debut album ‘Heathen’. ‘Heathen will drop on the 27th February.   ‘Thank You’ features guest appearance from T-Pain, Devin The Dude & many more… CLICK HERE to download the mixtape.  [Thanks H Dollar]

UK MUSIC NEWS: CHOONG FAMILY SET TO DROP NEW ALBUM/VIDEO SHOOT NEWS

After a hiatus UK Hip Hop group the Choong Family have returned and will release their new album ‘Baptism Of Fire’ at the end of April through Gridlockaz. The group will be filming a video to support the release and are inviting members of the public to come along to be a part of it. Shoot details below…. Date: Saturday 28th February 2009 Location Address: Shoreditch Studio, Unit 2 Batemans Row, Curtain Road, London EC1V Calling Time: 8am http://www.myspace.com/choongfam http://www.choongfam.com

RAPPER JIM JONES BROKE????

[Thanks P Prez] A music industry business manager has contacted SOHH.com and put Jim Jones’ dire financial situation on blast! This is what he had to say….. Via SOHH I read on the allhiphop.com rumor section that Jim Jones is getting sued by a team of producers who he jacked for his “Bad Santa” album. As a Manager for a producer who placed 4 tracks on this project and I can confirm this rumor as true. I have been trying for months to resolve this situation []