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Naughty Boy wins big at MOBO Awards

Naughty Boy wins big at MOBO Awards

Oct 19 2013, 5:42pm CDT | by Bang Showbiz

Laura Mvula and Naughty Boy were the big winners at the 2013 MOBO (Music of Black Origin) Awards tonight (10.19.13). The 27-year-old soul singer-songwriter beat off stiff competition from Jessie J,...

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Naughty Boy wins big at MOBO Awards

Oct 19 2013, 5:42pm CDT | by Bang Showbiz

Laura Mvula and Naughty Boy were the big winners at the 2013 MOBO (Music of Black Origin) Awards tonight (10.19.13).

The 27-year-old soul singer-songwriter beat off stiff competition from Jessie J, Jessie Ware, Lianne La Havas and Rita Ora to win Best Female Act and also picked up the award for Best R&B/Soul Act.

Naughty Boy, whose real name is Shahid Khan, won Best Song for his hit 'La, La, La' featuring Sam Smith, as well as Best Video for the same track.

'Boom Blast' hitmaker Wiley, who received the most nominations with four categories, took home one award for Best Male Act.

Other big winners included electronic act Rudimental, who won Best Album for 'Home,' and Tine Tempah who was named Best UK Hip Hop/Grime Act.

Kendrick Lamar was named Best International Act ahead of his fellow nominees Justin Timberlake, Ciara, Iggy Azalea, J.Cole, Jason Derulo, Jay Z, Kanye West, Miguel and 'Blurred Lines' singer Robin Thicke.

The 18th annual awards ceremony took place at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland, and featured performances from acts including Tinie Tempah, Rudimental and Iggy Azealea.

Full List of 2013 MOBO Winners:

Best Newcomer in association with HTC:

Krept and Konan

Best Male Act:

Wiley

Best Female Act In association with Tresor Paris:

Laura Mvula

Best Video in association with SBTV:

Naughty Boy feat. Sam Smith - 'La La La'

Best UK Hip Hop/Grime:

Tinie Tempah

Best Album:

Rudimental - 'Home'

Best R&B/Soul Act:

Laura Mvula

Best Song in Association with PRSforMusic:

Naughty Boy - 'La La La'

Best International Act:

Kendrick Lamar

Best African Act:

Fuse ODG

Best Jazz Act:

Sons Of Kemet

Best Gospel Act:

Lurine Cato

Best Reggae Act:

Sean Paul

Be MOBO:

Stephen Lawrence Trust

Source: Bang Showbiz

 
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Sam Smith: One Day I Might Want to Sound Like Beyonce

Aug 27 2014 9:30pm CDT | Source: Just Jared

Sam Smith commands the stage while singing at the Red Bull Sound Space at 97.1 AMP Radio on Monday (August 25) in Los Angeles. The 22-year-old British powerhouse opened up about the main goal when it comes to his music. “My main aim with the album is to take a risk,” Sam said. “I want to get this whole genre thing out of people’s minds. One day I might want to sound like Beyonce. Every day ...
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The Hot 8 @ 8 Countdown: 8-27-14

Aug 27 2014 8:35pm CDT | Source: Houston's Hot Hits

Did you miss the countdown tonight with The Kracker Nuttz!  We had the Waller HS Varsity Cheerleaders hanging out with us!!! Good luck to them this Friday against Waltrip HS. Check out the pictures from tonite’s show. ENJOY!!!   8. Don’t Tell Em  –  Jeremih 7. Boom Clap  –  Charli XCX 6. Rather Be  –  Clean Bandit / Jess Glynne 5. Fancy  –  Iggy Azalea / Charli XCX 4. Latch  –  Disclosure / Sam Smith 3. Shake It Off  –  Taylor Swift 2. Delirious  –  Steve Aoki / Kid Ink 1. Rude  –  Mag ...
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Taylor Swift's 'Shake it Off' Debuts at Number 1 on the 'Billboard' Hot 100!

Aug 27 2014 11:45am CDT | Source: Just Jared

Taylor Swift‘s hot new song “Shake it Off” just debuted at number one in it’s debut week on the Billboard Hot 100 charts! The 24-year-old entertainer released the song and the video in during her special Yahoo web chat earlier this month and fans went instantly crazy. Hitting number two on the charts is Nicki Minaj‘s “Anaconda,” which made a huge leap from number 39-2, in part because the video f ...
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Wiz Khalifa nabs No. 1 Album On Billboard Charts ... AND how many singles did Taylor Swift sell???

Aug 27 2014 10:39am CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Hip-hop star Wiz Khalifa earns his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200, as his new Blacc Hollywood set arrives atop the list. The album, which was released Aug. 19, sold 90,000 copies in the week ending Aug. 24, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Blacc Hollywood follows two No. 2-peaking albums from Khalifa: Rolling Papers and O.N.I.F.C., which were released in 2011 and 2012, respectively. Khalifa also bounds in at No. 1 on the T ...
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Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Wednesday, August 27

Aug 27 2014 9:57am CDT | Source: Music Week

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.Lilly Wood and Robin Schulz lead the singles standings with Prayer In C after Jumping 115-1, while Royal Blood are ahead on albums. You can see the full Top 40 singles and albums midweek charts below: Singles Lw Posn Posn Title Artist Label Wks 115 1 PRAYER IN C LILLY WOOD & ROBIN SCHULZ ATLANTIC 3 NEW 2 ...
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Katy Perry Disses Fifth Harmony After Their First VMA Win

Aug 26 2014 9:00pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

It was obvious at the 2014 MTV VMAs that pop superstar Katy Perry doesn’t quite know her fellow artists, including the all girl group, Fifth Harmony.Katy Perry, 29, was a little taken off guard at the 2014 MTV VMAs when they announced that Fifth Harmony had won the award for “Artist to Watch.” Clearly, Katy hasn’t been keeping up to date on her X Factor winners.Fifth Harmony, consisting of members Ally Brooke Hernandez, 21, Normani Hamilton, 18, Dinah Ja ...
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The Hot 8 @ 8 Countdown: 8-26-14

Aug 26 2014 8:35pm CDT | Source: Houston's Hot Hits

Did you miss the countdown tonight with The Kracker Nuttz! 8. This Is How We Do  –  Katy Perry 7. Latch  –  Disclosure / Sam Smith 6. Bang Bang  –  Jessie J / Ariana Grande / Nicki Minaj 5. Am I Wrong  –  Nico & Vinz 4. Break Free  –  Ariana Grande / Zedd 3. Rude  –  Magic! 2. First Flight Home  –  Jake Miller 1. All About That Bass  –  Meghan Trainor Don’t forget to vote for your favorite song every night! ...
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Sam Smith: 'I'm really proud of the fact that there isn't 'a sound''

Aug 26 2014 9:19am CDT | Source: Music Week

I spied Sam Smith a few weeks ago outside Topshop on Oxford Street in London, his height and trademark long black coat striking a formidable figure amongst the crowds. There was no entourage and no throng of autograph hunters surrounding him, but, as celebrity sightings go, it felt immediately A-List.  Despite only releasing his debut album, In The Lonely Hour, in May, the 22-year-old singer/songwriter is already a major internati ...
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Collabro sell 48,749 units to top Albums Chart

Aug 26 2014 5:09am CDT | Source: Music Week

ALBUMSEd Sheeran’s eight week reign atop the album chart is over, with X slipping to number two (28,325 sales) as Collabro – the winners of the recent eighth series of reality show Britain’s Got Talent – debut in pole position with their first album, Stars, on sales of 48,749 copies. The theatrically-inclined quintet – average age 23 – only won the competition 10 weeks ago, and clearly benefit from the speed with which they completed their album, which includes several son ...
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MTV Video Music Awards 2014! All The Amazing Moments You DIDN'T See!

Aug 25 2014 3:04pm CDT | Source: PerezHilton

There were a TON of fantastic moments on Sunday night's VMAs! But some of the most amazing stuff was what happened when the cameras WEREN'T rolling! Here are the best moments you didn't see on MTV: Nicki Minaj didn't just have a wardrobe malfunction! To complete the farce, she also got locked out of her dressing room for 10 minutes after! Kendall and Kylie Jenner may not have observed the moment of silence, but ...
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