With a snap of his mom on a huge screen behind him, Doug E Fresh clambered to finish his sentence. The rapper nicknamed The Human Beat Box choked and cast off tears as he got I Am Hip-Hop Award at 9th BET Hip Hop honors earlier on Saturday. Doug E Fresh told the audience that his mom was suffering from Alzheimer's disease and she died 5 months ago.
At the taped show at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center, the rapper told: "I have to acknowledge her,"
"I want to thank this woman and hip-hop. If it wasn't for hip-hop, I don't know where I would be."
John Mayer has become noticeably skinner these days and he had his fans a double take earlier on Saturday on 26th July, when the Your Body Is a Wonderland star was clicked getting groceries at a shop in Bristol Farms in Beverly Hills, California. Sporting his multiple tattoos, wearing a pink t-shirt and shades, and cream colored shorts, the 36 year old singer appear quite slimmer than he was in years.
When he was almost a penniless stand-up artist, his car used to be a rusty old Austin Metro. But with the newest tour would earn him a £12million, British stand up act Michael McIntyre’s brand new £150000 Ferrari is quite unlikely to leave a scratch in his bank balance. Clearly very proud of his brand new toy, he appeared very pleased as the comedian parked the car outside his £3.5 million London home after having its sleek matte finish cleaned.
Amber Rose both amused and wowed all her fans when she walked down the red carpet on Sunday sporting humongous shades which looked custom-made for an artisan. The conventional fashion talk of plunging necklines as well as an excess of cleavage fell by the wayside in a virtual world during this year’s Billboard Music Awards. It was Amber’s wrap around shades that buzzed that ‘most wanted’ top position for fashion on social networks, such as Fecebook and Twitter.
Kobalt Neighbouring Rights has signed a belt of top music artists for accumulation of neighboring rights income. The roster includes 5 BRIT award nominees as well as 4 Grammy nominees, and earlier winners. Heading the additions is break away pairing Ryan Lewis and Macklemore, along with Brit songwriter and singer Passenger; producer Paul Epworth and Ben Howard.