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VIDEO: JIM JONES, JUELZ SANTANA, RON BROWZ – ‘POP CHAMPAGNE’

Admittedly when I listened to the first couple of seconds of this track I hated it. But then when I heard Jim Jones’ voice my opinion changed.  ‘Pop Champagne’ is a club banger and I love it. My Jim Jim also directed the video.  This man is so talented. He is definitely the new Hype Williams, and before long will make the leap in to directing successful feature films. You all just wait and see! Your thoughts please……

UK RADIO NEWS: KISS FM RESHUFFLES SHOW SCHEDULES / BIG TED AND MANNY NORTE FIRED?

Big Ted Photograph: WireImage According to sources, bigwigs over at Kiss FM towers have decided to reshuffle the station’s show schedules and to clean house… it seems…. The fate of the station’s popular Hip Hop/Rap presenters: Shortee Blitz is safe, but it looks as if Big Ted and Manny Norte have been shown the door. If Big Ted and Manny Norte have been fired then I want to know why? They are both very popular radio personalities who have been a part of the Kiss FM line up for years.  What happened??? Did they decide that []

UK NEWS: FORMER BIG BROTHER CONTESTANT DARNELL SWALLOW SET TO COLLABORATE WITH UK RAPPER GIGGS

After appearing in this summer’s snoozefest Big Brother 9, contestant and singer/songwriter Darnell Swallow is now working on some sort of collaboration with BET Best UK Hip Hop winner Giggs. Via Rwdmag “He’s recently linked up with BET Award winner Giggs and had this to say on his MySpace. “What up with it?! Been working on a collabo with Giggs, getting to know why he’s a BET Award winner and the best upcoming rapper in the UK… check it out… Congrats on the BET Giggs. []

LL COOL J PULLS OUT OF JANET JACKSON TOUR

Rapper LL Cool J has dropped out as the opening act for Janet Jackson’s current tour, his publicists have announced. The star is pulling out of the Rock Witchu tour because of unnamed scheduling conflicts. It is the latest setback on Jackson’s tour, her first North American outing in seven years.  Continue Reading.. Err… LL’s now reduced to opening for other acts??? I remember when he was the headliner! Times have really changed….. That’s probably the real reason behind him pulling out of the []

‘NOTORIOUS’ MOVIE TRAILER (IN FULL)

Check out the full movie trailer for the Notorious BIG biopic, which will be released early next year. I have to admit….this now looks as if it could actually be a pretty good movie…… Angela Bassett plays Biggie’s mother Violetta Wallace. Now I respect Angela but did she/the creators deliberately forget that Violetta has a Jamaican accent?

VIDEO: LL COOL J APPEARS ON THE TYRA BANKS SHOW

LL Cool J appeared on The Tyra Banks show this week to promote his latest album ‘Exit 13’, which hasn’t been performing well at all! The women sitting in the studio audience really need to pull themselves together, and see if you can count how many times LL licks his lips during this interview….

KANYE WEST THROWS ALBUM LISTENING PARTY AND EMPLOYS NAKED MODELS

That Bitch over at Rhymes With Snitch reports that Kanye West threw a listening party for his forthcoming album ‘808s And Heartbreak’ and guests were left stunned when they entered and saw a host of naked models just lounging around inside the venue. She goes on to report… Those in attendance say the music started playing with no introduction or explanation of the naked girls, and at the end ‘Ye came out and berated the crowd telling them, “These are pieces of real life that I’m putting out for []

QUOTE OF THE DAY: DAMON DASH

“I wouldn’t blame David if he was jealous. I was hanging out with his beautiful wife all the time. I think he thought there was something going on between the two of us. I know they had a conversation about it. ‘Everyone knew we were just friends. But who can blame him? I’m a fly guy!” (Damon ‘ bruk pocket’ Dash talks about his past business relationship with Victoria Beckham (when he attempted to reinvent her as the next big R&B star), and implies that []