Gamers across the capital have been queuing up for days in the lead upto the highly anticipated release of the Sony Playstation 4 to which the Covent Garden launch party was headlined by night clubs in London favorite UK MC Tinie Tempah.
Nearly 400 dedicated gamers queued around the block in Covent Garden where they were handed energy drinks, and Domino’s Pizza’s to keep the fanatics fully functional in their bid to be the first to purchase the all-new PS4 console. Tine Tempah performed for the first 40 campers in the line, some of which had been in the line since Monday afternoon.
The top London clubs star performed his latest hits ‘Trampoline’, ‘Children of The Sun’ and ‘Pass Out’ which was perfect for those in the queue. He took pictures with two extremely happy customers that were first in line: Irman Chowodi and Blaine Smith.
The PS4 Lounge opened two weeks ago to give gamers the opportunity to test the product and has welcomed the likes of football star Aaron Ramsey, boxer Amir Khan, and even Dizzee Rascal who will be performing his London club anthems at the Jingle Bells Ball next weekend.
There will certainly be many happy faces on Christmas day when PS4’s are received by young and old, however in the battle of the consoles who will reign supreme: Sony or Microsoft? As their latest X-Box One was released last week and is selling quicker than NYE party tickets, so watch this space for updates.
The former X Factor UK judge and member of the popular Girls Aloud who have dominated London clubs and parties over the years with their infectious pop hits has won her battle against X Factor USA.
Cheryl had a contract with Simon Cowell’s X Factor USA brand, however when her appearance on the show was challenged by USA media critics who couldn’t understand her Geordie accent, and lack of zeal during early audition rounds etc, it was decided that she should be sacked and replaced by Nicole Scherzinger on the judging panel.
The problems for the ‘Fight For This Love’ singer played across R&B clubs in London got worse when show producers were refusing to pay the star her full £1.4million fee for just three weeks on the show. Naturally Cheryl took the producers: Blue Orbit to court.
This unprofessional conduct is what caused the riff between Cheryl and Simon Cowell as she felt betrayed by him for not telling her face to face about the issues leading to her embarrassing sacking. However now their friendship is on the mend and she is rumored to be returning to X Factor UK in 2014 along with Mr Nasty himself Simon Cowell.
So watch this space as Cheryl celebrates her £1.4million win and be sure to enjoy partying to Girls Aloud classics at Christmas and New Years Eve parties across London this year.
Jamelia has been out of the limelight for quite some time now, she was least seen hosting a documentary about single mothers on BBC3 a year or so ago, and despite her classics being played London Soul clubs she hasn’t recorded any new music.
However the producers of ITV’s popular daytime talk show ‘Loose Women’ have decided to give her a permanent seat on the all female panel staring from Wednesday 27th November. She’ll be joining the feisty cast including: Jane McDonald and the highly opinionated Janet Street-Porter.
Sharing her excitement the singer of the classic ‘Call Me’ which is still played at London Grooves parties stated: ‘I’m absolutely chuffed to become a Loose Woman! I’m really looking forward to sharing my thoughts and feisty opinions with the other women and the viewers and can’t wait to get my teeth into some great debates and to discuss issues that really matter.’
Loose Women is climbing from strength to strength these days despite changing some of its most popular panelist such as Carol McGiffin, and Celebrity Big Brother winner Denise Welch, they maintain very loyal viewers, and guests such as Mary J Blige, Frank Lampard and most recently Oprah Winfrey prove that the show is going no where.
Be sure to look out for Jamelia across nightclubs in London as she’s become a regular on the celebrity party scene and will be more in demand with her new role on Loose Women, so don’t be surprised by any announcements of a greatest hits album or tour in 2014.
One of the most controversial rappers played across Londons nightlife and bars has called for his fans to support his anger towards Louis Vuitton by boycotting the popular designer brand.
In a recent interview with 92.3 NOW radio, Kanye West explained how LV has insulted him by refusing to attend a meeting with the award-winning artist. His intention was to discuss future plans and his love of the designer wear which he rapped about continuously in his first three albums to the point that he referred to himself as ‘The Louis Vuitton Don’ on numerous anthems played across R&B clubs in London.
However the head of Louis Vuitton replied: ‘I don’t understand why we need to meet with you.’ Kanye believes his power as a rapper and high profile figure can influence people to no longer splash out on designer bags with prices ranging from £300 to £8,000.
The rapper whose new single ‘Bound 2’ has generated millions of hits on YouTube has been pictured on numerous occasions carrying one of those expensive bags as recent as last month, so lets hope he can stick his own words and get the support he needs to prove to Louis Vuitton why they should have taken the time to meet with the former ‘Louis Vuitton Don’ played across night clubs in London.
One Direction’s most in demand ladies man has once again been doing the rounds with celebrity land’s most popular little women, fans across Londons party scene can’t seem to get enough of Harry and despite being teased by Jonathan Ross recently for his female bed hopping antics, the young star is showing no signs of slowing down.
Last week Harry was pictured attending a dinner date with the rising star from the Kardashian Klan, their little sister 18 year-old Kendall Jenner. The pair were spotted exiting Craig’s Restaurant in West Hollywood in a Range Rover causing tongues to start wagging.
Styles has been associated with many women included Caroline Flack, Taylor Swift, and Cara Delevingne to name only a few. Now the star is stepping into the world of reality TV stars, which the rapper played across London RnB clubs Kanye West would know all about being engaged to Kim Kardashian.
Reports state that this weekend Harry spent the night at Kendall’s fathers home and was given the seal of approval by the former Olympian Bruce Jenner who recently announced his split from wife Kris Jenner. Harry was seen enjoying a pot of yogurt in Malibu, California yesterday morning perhaps to help him recover from his hectic night with the Jenners.
Neither Kendall or Harry have confirmed their dating, but fans can across nightclubs in London can rest assured that when or if they do we will be filling you in with updates, so watch this space.
On Sunday night some of the biggest pop stars played across the best night clubs in London gathered to celebrate their fellow artists and see who would be the big winners at the AMA’s (American Music Awards) held in LA’s infamous Nokia Theatre.
The prestigious ceremony was hosted by non other than Mr. Worldwide Pitbull, nominees were in the shape: Bruno Mars, Robin Thicke, Pink, Carrie Underwood, Miguel, Ciara, Alica Keys, Kendrick Lamar, Jay Z, Mumford & Sons, The Lumineers, Calvin Harris, Daft Punk, Zedd, and more up for AMA’S on the night.
However winners included Avicii for best Electronic Dance Music act, Maroon 5 for Favorite Adult Contemporary, Justin Timberlake took home 3 awards for his amazing album ‘The 20/20 Experience’ played across London Grooves R&B club nights, including best Soul/R&B album etc. Taylor Swift took home at lest 3 awards, whilst Macklemore & Ryan Lewis swooped the best Rap/Hip Hop award.
The biggest honor of the night was given to pop queen Rihanna who took home the first ever Icon Award, presented to her by her mother Monica to acknowledge her musical accomplishments of the past 8 years or so. The Bajan beauty was described as the ‘voice of our time’ and her mother said: “You’re so strong. So positive. So humble. So focused. It’s amazing… I’m so blessed to be a part of this historic moment.”
Naturally Rihanna was happy to receive such an honor and thanked her fans world wide and across nightclubs in London for keeping her driven.
Hip Hop fans across all the top clubs in London are over the moon about the return of Slim Shady to the music charts, the release of his 8th studio album ‘Marshall Mathers LP2’ managed to debut at no.1 selling an outstanding 792,000 copies in its first week alone making it the 2nd biggest debut selling the year.
Eminem took time out to be interviewed by Radio 1’s Zane Lowe this week to which he made reference to the amount of publicity Zane’s interview with Kanye West generated. He joked: ‘I’m super excited to be here. I was trying to figure out how I was going to top the publicity of yours and Kanye’s interview, so I decided I was going to walk in here and just pee on the floor and leave…I’m peeing right now. See you guys later!’
Taking matters more serious the 41-year old then proceeded to discuss serious issues such as drug abuse, which he admits was a bad habit triggered by the struggle to cope with fame and success. Eminem real name Marshall Bruce Mathers is in recovery and very focused on rebuilding his career and keeping things in perspective. His passion for making and loving music is what has helped him through along with friends and family.
Eminem whose current hit ‘Monster’ featuring pop queen Rihanna is in huge demand across urban R&B clubs in London has also offered to help give advice to a very fragile Justin Bieber who seems to be yet another teen star spiraling out of control. However despite telling the press that he ‘doesn’t give a F what anyone thinks of him’ Bieber maintains that all he cares about is knowing himself, being the man he needs to be for his family friends etc and making good music for his fans, therefore he is proud of the man he’s becoming.
Eminem has certainly got many stories to tell and many of today’s young stars can learn a thing or two from him about how to keep a lid on success. Thankfully he has overcome his darkest days and is back to doing what he does best which fans across night clubs in London can’t get enough of. Be sure to check out the full 1hr interview online now.
Anti Simon Cowell fans should look away now, as its has been confirmed that the music mogul behind some of the biggest acts played across Londons bar and clubs is set to make his big return to UK TV in 2014.
The X Factor UK has had its struggles since the departure of Cowell as judge, naturally he felt the need to focus to launching X Factor USA to which he needed to be the face of and a very present judge. He had boasted that the show would surpass American Idol ratings however in its first year struggled to get half of the audience.
Having rotated US judges such as Nicole Scherzinger, Britney Spears, Paula Abdul, La Reid and his current line up of Demi Lotavo, Paulina Rubio and Kelly Rowland nothing has been enough to help the ratings which last week only pull din 3.6million viewers despite having some of best loved ladies across R&B clubs in London.
Simon needs to avoid the UK show sinking into oblivion as it struggles to beat Strictly Come Dancing on BBC1 week after week. In the last two years of having Gary Barlow, Nicole Scherzinger, Tulisa, or the return of Sharon Osborne, it hasn’t been enough to get the show back on to its award winning status.
So now the boss is coming back and he may even bring Cheryl Cole with him now the pair have patched things up. Simon has also been in talks with exclusive London party queen Rita Ora so watch this space as he plans to rebuild X Factor UK over the next 3 years.
The talk show queen adored by fans all over the world enjoyed her stay in the UK last week where she promoted her latest movie role in the film ‘The Butler’ alongside Forrest Whitaker. She appeared on TV shows such as Loose Women, The One Show, and Jonathan Ross where she inspired many with tales about the movie and life.
The star could’ve quite happily enjoyed another week in the UK however she was due in the USA to receive one of the highest honors a celebrity can get; ‘The Medal of Freedom Award’. Attending the prestigious ceremony at the White House Oprah and Bill Clinton were recognized for their life’s work of contributing to change in the lives of American citizens.
President Obama gave out the Medal of Freedom, which was received by fifteen other recipients on the day marking the 50th Anniversary of the award founded by John F Kennedy in 1963. Fans of Oprah across Londons vibrant nightlife scene were pleased to learn of this award during her Jonathan Ross interview and are delighted to see footage of the White House honoree online.
Dressed in a sophisticated black A-Line dress with long sleeves and a lace-embellished hem, Oprah remained composed and classy. She is certainly having the time of her life, and looks set to be amongst Oscar nominees in 2014 for her role in ‘The Butler’, so watch this space and be sure to check out the film and enjoy the London nightlife this weekend.
Oh dear, things seem to be going from bad to worst for chris Brown. his temper tantrums are landing the star in hot water, during his attendance at a LA court hearing on Wednesday, superior Court Judge James Brandlin ordered the star to complete 90days of Anger Management Rehab, a program he started a couple of weeks ago but was discharged.
It has recently come to light that the reason for his dismissal from the programme was due to him breaking the non-violence rules, its reported that he lost his temper during family counseling and stormed out of the session throwing a rock through the window of his mother’s car.
Apparently the mother of the singer played across London clubs and parties suggested that he stays in rehab to deal with his problems, however the star wasn’t happy with that and lost his cool. Now the singer must return to the programme and complete 90 days by living in the facility premises. He’s also been instructed to complete a further 24 hours of community service and submit to a drug test.
The judge is to await further information regarding a recent fight with a man in Washington DC who has accused Brown of punching him. If sufficient evidence is submitted, and he’s charged, or proven guilty it would cause him to be in violation of his probation and sent to jail, due to breaking the probation terms of his Rihanna attack which should end this year marking four years since the incident.
So watch this space for updates, and be sure to listen out for new music from his latest X Files mixtape played across nightclubs in London.