The Jackson family has recently announced their plan for a huge Michael Jackson Tribute (see here) in Wales and the hopes that a number of A-list performers will participate. But our boy Chris Breezy said no to the Jacksons…How do you say no to the Jacksons!? Reportedly, the family has reached out to Jay-Z, Cee Lo Green, Justin Bieber, Kanye West, Bruno Mars, Usher and Christina Aguilera with the request that they’d Â perform one or two of their favorite songs by the late pop icon. Read More »
Crowds of screaming tweens lined-up outside of DTLR, a hip-hop clothing store, in South Atlanta to welcome to town R&B boy band Mindless Behavior and rapper Diggy Simmons.
The signing event took place just hours before their sold-out performance at Masquerade and including about 800 people. Football Wives co-star Chanita Foster was even there with her daughters and husband.
Ray Ray, Princeton, Roc Royal, Prodigy and Diggy signed autographs and gave out kisses to little girls as the crowds swelled on a steamy ATL Day
The People’s Station – V103 – sponsored the event and had Copy, Paste and Mrs. Right on repeat, but that couldn’t save you from the ear-piercing shrieks and crying girls.
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Rapper/producer Kanye West, during a recent performance at the Big Chill Music Festival in the United Kingdom, sounded off about how he is perceived,
“I walk through the hotel and I walk down the street, and people look at me like I’m f$#@*%# insane, like I’m Hitler. One day the light will shine through and one day people will understand everything I ever did.”
According to Fox News, the rapper received a few boos from the crowd, then went on to respond to critics of his “Monster” video,
“Who saw the video before it got banned, before they took it down and before women’s groups starting saying that a person that lost the most important woman in his life is now against women in some way?” Read More »
Basketball Wives start Royce Reed had a seizure yesterday during a charity softball game. TMZ reports that she was not taken to the hospital. The event took place in Wilmington, Delaware, in which she signed autographs and played in Duffy’s Hope Celebrity Softball Game. She pulled a hamstring during the game, went to sit down and passed out. Once she woke up, she had no clue that she had had a seizure and said that it was the first time she had a seizure. She blamed the heat, stress, her diet and exhaustion for the incident, and while paramedics were called, she didn’t get go to the hospital as she was feeling fine following the experience.
Good to know Royce is doing fine…
Beyonce isn’t slowing down anytime soon. This upcoming August 14, 16, 18, and 19th she will perform her new album to a standing room only at the Roseland Ballroom in New York. Over the course of the four days she will perform her entire 4 album. This events is super exclusive with ticket sales for the first concert beginning August 10th at 1 pm at Ticketmaster. The the tickets for the second concert on the 16th will be available at 2 pm and so on and so forth. There is a tad bit of good information that comes with all of the restriction though. Read More »
While some of you may have never heard of him, Tinie Tempah is big stuff in Great Britain, some would even venture to call him the British Jay-Z! Our team recently met up with him at the Fox Sports Grill in Atlantic Station before a concert to get the lowdown. Tempah dropped his debut album Disc-Overy last year and has been dropping hit singles ever since, including Pass Out, Frisky, Written in the Stars featuring Eric Turner, Miami 2 Ibiza and Invincible featuring Kelly Rowland. He’s done a few shows with Rihanna and Usher during the european leg of their tours; and recently dropped Till I’m Gone featuring Wiz Khalifa. The EMI Records artist also pulled a win at the BET Awards for Best International Act.
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Founder Len Gibson and actor Tommy Ford recently got together to promote the 6th Annual Peachtree Village International Film Festival is set to hit Midtown Atlanta on August 18-21. During a media session, the organizers of the festival announced some an impressive schedule of events, which is comprised of special appearances by actress/activist Ruby Dee, producer Monty Ross, and actors Samuel L. Jackson, Aisha Hinds, Bill Nunn, Bill Cobbs and Tommy Ford. The festival will also be celebrating the 20 year anniversary of Spike Lee’s Jungle Fever and Mario Van Peebles’ New Jack City. Read More »
The Ritz Nightclub in south Atlanta celebrated its two-year anniversary with an All-White Party and invited a few celebrity guests to come along.
Lil’ Bankhead was on the microphone the whole night getting the party hype with a V103 bracelet on.
Hitmaker Sean Garrett rolled up in Club Ritz with an entourage of 20 or so. After taking over the VIP, the rapping, singing, song-writing and producing phenomenon took over the microphone while the DJ played a few of his hit tracks.
L.A. Da Boomman was also present. Boomman is a new artist getting ready to take over the South.
Frankie, Keyshia Cole’s mother, and her daughter, Elite Noel, showed up and Frankie did her thing on the dance floor. Frankie was spotted with her new boo, Thomas. She also wants the world to know that she is not dating and has never dated Pleasure P, though they are good friends and she is supportive of his music, she’s with her baby Thomas to stay!
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V-103 and WAOK presented their annual Cigars and Cars, hosted by lifestyle specialist Kenny Burns. The affair took place in the posh courtyard of the Artmore Hotel in Midtown Atlanta.
Everyday Atlantans mingled with music execsÂ (Michael Mauldin, Keinon Johnson, Sean Taylor) and even Carl Payne from The Cosby Show and Martin was there. I have to say Cole was and is one of my all time favorite TV characters…
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