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Dreamgirls Leads Naacp Nominations

Movie musical DREAMGIRLS looks set to steal the major accolades at the 38th NAACP Image Awards after landing seven nominations yesterday (09JAN07). The movie was among the Outstanding Motion Picture nominees, while the Dreamgirls soundtrack...

Franklin Asks Washington For Help With Film Roles

Music legend ARETHA FRANKLIN is so desperate to land another film role she is asking DENZEL WASHINGTON to use his influence in Hollywood on her behalf. The THINK singer hasn't been offered a role on...

Winfrey Founds South African School For Deprived Girls

US talk show queen OPRAH WINFREY today (02JAN07) opened a school for disadvantaged girls in South Africa, fulfilling a promise she made to former South African President NELSON MANDELA six years ago. The $40 million...

Blige Defends Spears

R+B legend MARY J BLIGE has leaped to defence of BRITNEY SPEARS, in wake of the pop star's hard-partying since her November (06) split from husband KEVIN FEDERLINE. Spears has been criticised by fans and...

Grammy Awards Goof On Two Nominations

Representatives from the Grammy Awards were left red-faced on Saturday (09DEC06) after realising they had made errors regarding two nominees. Movie composer JOHN WILLIAMS earned four Grammy nominations, not five, as organisers originally announced this...

Blige And Chilis Head Grammies

RnB singer Mary J Blige and iconic rockers Red Hot Chili Peppers lead the chase for next year's Grammy awards after receiving eight and six nominations respectively.Britain is strongly represented in the US music industry's...

By on 08 December 2006

Mary J Blige Triumphs At Billboard Awards

Mary J Blige was the big winner at last night's Billboard music awards, taking home a whopping nine awards.The RnB singer won awards for being  take a deep breath  the female country artist...

By on 05 December 2006

Blige Tops Billboard Awards

MARY J BLIGE was the undisputed queen at the Billboard Music Awards held in Las Vegas last night.The R&B legend bagged nine awards, including the coveted Hot 100 airplay song of the year and accolades...

By on 05 December 2006

Blige Dominates Billboard Awards

R+B star MARY J BLIGE dominated the 2006 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas yesterday (04DEC06), scooping nine awards with her latest album THE BREAKTHROUGH. The singer, 36, picked up a host of trophies including...

Kimmel Thought Spears And Federline 'Wouldn't Mind' Skit

LATEST: American Music Awards host JIMMY KIMMEL has spoken out about Tuesday night's (21NOV06) controversial skit mocking BRITNEY SPEARS' estranged husband KEVIN FEDERLINE, insisting he thought the pair "wouldn't mind". Kimmel poked-fun at the would-be...

Jackson Disappoints At World Music Awards

MICHAEL JACKSON returned to the stage at a starstudded World Music Awards in London last night (15NOV06), but only managed to sing a few lines of his hit WE ARE THE WORLD. Jackson was at...

Franklin Sings Song To Support Kennedy

Queen of Soul ARETHA FRANKLIN jumped at the chance to sing a song for new movie BOBBY, because she was a huge fan of BOBBY KENNEDY. The film focuses on the day Kennedy was assassinated...

Blige + Franklin Duet For Bobby

Soul queens MARY J BLIGE and ARETHA FRANKLIN have teamed up for the soundtrack of EMILIO ESTEVEZ's much-anticipated new movie BOBBY. The singers have recorded BRYAN ADAMS tune NEVER GONNA BREAK MY FAITH. The soundtrack...

Producer Blasts Blige Divorce Rumours

MARY J BLIGE's producer pal BRYAN MICHAEL COX has defended the R+B star amid reports she is on the verge of splitting from her husband KENDU ISAACS. The FAMILY AFFAIR singer has publicly heaped praise...

Jackson Set For World Music Honour

Superstar MICHAEL JACKSON will be honoured at the World Music Awards next month (NOV06) for his contribution to music. The reclusive singer, 48, who has been living in Ireland in recent weeks, will accept the...

Diddy: 'I Didn't Write My Earlier Albums'

Hip-hop mogul SEAN COMBS is set to shock the music industry after admitting he didn't write most of his past albums. Despite having worked with hip-hop and R+B biggest stars as a producer, such as...

The Game's Starstudded Sophomore

Rapper THE GAME's second album boasts a superstar-studded line up of cameos, including guest spots from NAS, BUSTA RHYMES, KANYE WEST, MARY J BLIGE and SNOOP DOGG. The Game - real name JAYCEON TAYLOR -...

Diddy Plans Grand Tour

Rap mogul DIDDY is planning another marathon - as he crisscrosses America to promote his new album PRESS PLAY. The BAD BOY FOR LIFE hitmaker is planning a sleep-free promotional tour, during which he'll pick...

Man Pleads Guilty In Babyface Extortion Attempt

LATEST: A man claiming to be KENNETH 'BABYFACE' EDMONDS' illegitimate son will spend six months in a halfway house after pleading guilty to a misdemeanour intimidation charge. JOHN TRAVIS CLARK, who tried to extort $9...

Diddy Tips Scherzinger As The Next Madonna

Rap mogul SEAN COMBS has tipped THE PUSSYCAT DOLLS frontwoman NICOLE SCHERZINGER as the next MADONNA or BEYONCE KNOWLES. The hip-hop star, 36, duets with the Hawaiian beauty on COME TO ME, the first single...

Beyonce Leads Mobo Awards Nominations

R+B superstar BEYONCE KNOWLES leads the nominations for the UK's Music Of Black Origin (MOBO) Awards with mentions in four categories. The former DESTINY'S CHILD beauty faces strong competition from MARY J BLIGE and NELLY...

Britney Planning Secret Home Video

BRITNEY SPEARS is calling on her sassy alter-ego to help her attack the media again. The pop superstar will conjure up her MONA LISA character for another video collaboration with BEAUTY SHOP director BILLE WOODRUFF...

Blige Calls In Woodruff For New Video

MARY J BLIGE has called on movie-maker BILLE WOODRUFF to direct her new video for TAKE ME AS I AM. In the promo, the FAMILY AFFAIR singer will show off her acting skills as a...

50 Cent Teams Up With Ll Cool J For New Album

50 CENT has found a new partner in LL COOL J after signing on to produce the rap veteran's new album. The IN DA CLUB hitmaker is slated to executive produce LL Cool J's final...

Luckett Considered Backing Career

Former DESTINY'S CHILD star LATOYA LUCKETT was so desperate for fame after leaving the girl group she considered becoming a backing singer. After quitting the R+B outfit five years ago Luckett has struggled to make...

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