The United Kingdom is showing no love to rap entertainer Snoop Doggy Dog. The UK leg of the P Diddy/Snoop Dogg tour has been cancelled due to the refusal to give Snoop a visa. The shows were called off after "credible behind the scenes efforts were made, to no avail, to reverse the decision,” a tour spokesperson said.
Snoop Dogg had hoped the government would reconsider his visa, after he said he was promoting a message of non-violence to children and would make a donation to an anti-violence charity.
The famed gangster rapper Tony Yayo, whose real name is Marvin Bernard, faces criminal charges after alleged physical violence against a minor.
The G-Unit member has been officially charged with “endangering the welfare of a child and harassment” after being accused of “hitting the boy, causing him pain in the ear and face.” The 28-year-old rapper was released Sunday (March 25) on $5,000 bail after entering his plea during an arraignment in Manhattan.
All you Good Charlotte fans will be relieved to know that the new album “Good Morning Revival” will release tomorrow. The new album has been reviewed as “dark and energetic.” It’s been awhile since we’ve heard anything new from these guys, so let’s hope it’s worth the wait.
Hip Hop fans will see several big new releases tomorrow. Young Buck, Redman, Fabulous and Timbaland will be dropping new albums.
Sir Elton John is making the final preparations for a sold-out show tonight (March 25) at Madison Square Garden. This isn't your everyday concert, though, as the pop legend will be celebrating his 60th birthday with his record-setting 60th MSG performance.
Born as Reg Dwight in London on March 25, 1947, Elton has long been a crowd favorite at the coveted venue.
"There are very few artists that could even think of setting a record like this, let alone achieve it," said Jay Marciano, president of MSG Entertainment.
If rap star/producer Dr Dre had listened to his boys, the world might be without Eminem. Can you imagine a world without hilarious parody videos, constant drama, and duets with Elton John? Eminem has been prolific in the world of hip hop, but he almost wasn’t.
Despite conflicting reports, it seems that Mel Chisholm (aka Mel C, Sporty Spice) is interested in having a reunion tour.
“The singer had debunked the idea and claimed it wasn’t conceivable to go on tour with Emma Bunton (aka Baby Spice) and Melanie Brown (Mel B, Scary Spice), who are pregnant. The other two members, Victoria Beckham (Posh Spice) and Geri Halliwell (Ginger Spice), also are involved with their families.”