Beyoncé shows off some new (temporary?) tattoo Saturday in New York. The singer, who recently released a teaser to her latest video, had husband Jay-Z’s neighborhood, Brooklyn, etched on her left hand.
Beyonce charges around town with at least half a dozen bruisers flanking her but it emerged daring Beyonce Knowles decided to take the plunge at her gig at the 02 over the weekend, putting her fate in the hands of her fans and diving off stage.
The Sasha Fierce star’s shock crowd-surf came during the finale of her free concert for fans at London’s 02 Arena on Sunday, when she decided to get as close a possible to her adoring fans.
It was certainly an avant garde look for the R&B star, and one which has the Haus of GaGa stamped all over it.
Newcomer GaGa has stepped in to remix Beyonce’s track Video Phone from hit laden album I Am… Sasha Fierce. Read the rest of this entry »
Some dude in Chicago is suing Bey Bey for lyric-theft:
Did pop diva Beyonce Knowles and Destiny’s Child rip off a Chicago songwriter’s song? A copycat claim contained in a 2006 lawsuit is expected to land the “Bootylicious” sensation in a witness chair next month as part of a copyright infringement trial to be held in Chicago’s federal courthouse. In dispute is a song titled “Cater 2 U” released by Destiny’s Child in a 2004 compilation called “Destiny Fulfilled.” The video features sultry scenes of the musical trio proclaiming: “Whatever you desire, I’ll aspire.” Read the rest of this entry »
CENTRIC announces a prestigious list of nominees to be recognized in the Network’s first special, CENTRIC PRESENTS: 2009 SOUL TRAIN AWARDS SHOW. Grammy Award-winner Beyonce, R&B diva Keri Hilson, and soulful crooner Maxwell lead the pack with four nominations each. Hosted by Academy Award-nominated actors Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson, the return of the Soul Train Awards promises to be a soulful music event acknowledging R&B music’s finest. Taping at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia on Tuesday, November 3, the show will premiere on both CENTRIC and BET in a special simulcast on Sunday, November 29 at 9:00 PM*. Read the rest of this entry »