Estelle Holds On to Number One Spot
British hip-hop star Estelle is riding at the top of the charts for another week, while Duffy’s album Rockferry also holds on to the top spot. American Boy, featuring Kanye West, is taken from Estelle’s second album, Shine, which features collaborations with artists including Wyclef Jean and Mark Ronson. Last week saw Duffy, whose soulful voice has drawn comparisons with Dusty Springfield, was knocked off the number one position in the singles chart after five weeks. (Continue Reading…)
Zimbabwe Announces First Results as Riot Police Deploy
Zimbabwe’s opposition on Monday claimed an overwhelming lead in the country’s elections, saying its own count showed party leader Morgan Tsvangairai had so far won twice as many votes as Robert Mugabe. (Continue Reading…)
Mos Def Picks Chuck Berry Role for Music Biopic
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – Rapper-actor Mos Def will play legendary rock ‘n’ roller Chuck Berry in “Cadillac Records,” which is filming in New Jersey. Also joining the cast is Gabrielle Union, who will play Geneva Wade, a girlfriend of Muddy Waters. (Continue Reading…)
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