talent

URBAN MUSIC CROWN 2010

“Urban” Music Crown is an annual online award which is presented to the hottest unsigned act within the “urban” music genre. In order to be considered as a potential finalist, you must have individuality, and most importantly – Talent! In July 2010, ten finalists will be selected from all the entries to go to the public vote to decide the winner. If you think you have what it takes to become this years “Urban” Music Crown winner, then click HERE to find out more about []

UK BLACK MUSIC ACTS: UNSIGNED UK HYPE!

  My regular readers will already know that I dutifully showcase UK talent on Mad News (UK Black Music – The Good, The Bad and the Ugly).   But the majority of UK talent featured so far has been of the worst kind, and ultimately end up in my Ugly file.   I have to admit though I do find below par UK talent highly amusing, which could explain why I have created a platform for such mediocrity (lol!)   However, recently I’ve been thinking, []

UK TV: X FACTOR 2008 SEMI-FINALS (LAST NIGHT)

The X-Factor semi-finals aired live last night and contestants Alexandra Burke, Eoghan Quigg and boy band JLS will battle it out for the coveted X Factor title. I really don’t understand why JLS is still in the running to win the title. I think that as a group they sound appalling!  Why does Simon Cowell, who is usually spot on, keep giving them a pass??? He must be getting soft in his old age. Check out their cover of Rihanna’s smash hit ‘Umbrella’ on last night’s show. Cheesy…….. []

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……