Celebrity Birthdays! Rock Icon, Tina Turner Turns 73

Today is the birthday of the Queen of Rock and Roll, Miss Tina Turner who turns 73.   Born in Nutbush, Tennessee, USA 26th November, 1939, Anna Mae Bullock came from a humble and tough start in life before that gravelly powerful voice that many generations would grow to love, started her musical career in… Continue reading Celebrity Birthdays! Rock Icon, Tina Turner Turns 73

Celebrities – Pharell Williams Rocks Blonde Hair

Mega producer, Pharell Williams has been snapped sporting blonde hair and a frothy tash (moustache). Cynics have likened his “new-do” to a 70’s porn star and some have even questioned his sexuality. I’ve been a fan of Pharell from way back in the early N.E.R.D days and he had a bigger tash back then. Funny… Continue reading Celebrities – Pharell Williams Rocks Blonde Hair

Celebrities – Nicole Scherzinger – Puts The Zing Into The X-Factor

  Just like I reported in  my blog post Nicole Scherzinger Offered £50,000 To Join The X-Factor  there’s been a fair amount of backlash towards The X-Factor (UK) new judge. The former Pussycat Dolls singer has faced criticism for her “Americaness”, her wacky comments and her constant finger clicking.  X-Factor fans have left some harsh… Continue reading Celebrities – Nicole Scherzinger – Puts The Zing Into The X-Factor

MUSIC – Remembering Aaliyah, 11 years after her passing.

Today marks the 11th anniversary of the death of R&B’s eternal “baby girl”, Aaliyah Dana Haughton.  In August 25th 2001, after filming a video for her single “Rock The Boat” in Bahamas, Aaliyah and eight others, including her personal entourage and the pilot, died instantly when their plane burst into flames shortly after take off.… Continue reading MUSIC – Remembering Aaliyah, 11 years after her passing.

Happy Earthday to Lil’ Kim, July 11th

Today, July 11th, is the birthday of Kimberly Denise Jones aka, Lil’ Kim, Queen Bee who turns 38.  Lil Kim was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY and didn’t have the best of a family life growing up. Her love for rapping and meeting Christopher Wallace, aka, The Notorious B.I.G. propelled her into a high… Continue reading Happy Earthday to Lil’ Kim, July 11th

Happy Earthday, Missy Elliot. Rapper/Producer turns 41, June 1st 2012

Today, July 1st sees rapper/singer, songwriter, producer and actress, Melissa Arnette Elliot, better known as Missy “Misdemeanour” Elliot turn 41. Hardcore R&B fans will be familiar with Missy’s early recordings with the female group Sista (who also featured on Jodeci‘s albums) in the early 90’s, but it was her songwriting skills with fellow former Swing… Continue reading Happy Earthday, Missy Elliot. Rapper/Producer turns 41, June 1st 2012

Exclusive! The Real Reason Chris Brown and Drake Came To Blows

Now before I divulge into this post I want to make it clear that this story has no reliable sources to back the details up. During a ‘friendly’ debate with a couple of my girlfriends about the Chris Brown/ Drake bottle throwing/slashing drama, suggestions were thrown around which I am now sharing with you. I… Continue reading Exclusive! The Real Reason Chris Brown and Drake Came To Blows

Micheal Jackson Anniversary

Originally posted on Shemeka Medina-Smith:
Today marks 3 yrs for the Mega Superstar/Singer MJ. We miss you dearly. You made history and moved many mountains. I love you bro. You alwayz made me feel better. You use to put me to sleep. When I was sad, I would put your music on and sing with…

SMILE for Tupac, in Honour of his 41st Birthday, June 16th

On this day, 16th June 1971, the late great rapper, Tupac Amaru Shakur was born in East Harlem, New York City, USA. He was only in this world for 25 years but leaves a legacy behind that will live forever. Me Against The World 1995 Interscope Records, was the first rap album I listened to… Continue reading SMILE for Tupac, in Honour of his 41st Birthday, June 16th