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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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Shailene Woodley Leads People’s Choice Nominees

Nov 4 2014 7:06pm CST | Source: CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Shailene Woodley and singer Sam Smith are the leading nominees for the 2015 People’s Choice Awards with four nods apiece. Nominees in 58 categories were announced Tuesday in Los Angeles. Woodley is up for dramatic actress, action-movie actress and twice nominated for favorite movie duo: with her “Divergent” co-star Theo James and “The Fault in Our Stars” co-star Ansel Elgort. Smith is nominated for male artist, breakthrough artist, favorite song for “Stay With ...
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Sam Smith Is Going To Sing The Next James Bond Theme Song! We Are Shaken AND Stirred Over This News!

Nov 4 2014 6:29pm CST | Source: PerezHilton

Goldfinger? More like bold singer! [ Photos: Grammy 2014: Best New Artists From The Last 15 Years! Where Are They Now?! ] AH-Mazing news! According to sources, Sam Smith will be singing the next theme song for the upcoming James Bond movie that has Daniel Craig attached to reprise his role as 007. Apparently, Sam beat out Lana Del Rey to get the prized crooning position for the unnamed project. Congrats, Sam! We want you to stay with us forever! Like diamon ...
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6 weeks ago

People's Choice Awards 2015 Nominations Revealed: See the Full List of Nominees!

Nov 4 2014 5:31pm CST | Source: USMagazine

See which of your favorite stars -- including Shailene Woodley, Channing Tatum, Sam Smith, and Kaley Cuoco -- are nominated for a 2015 People's Choice AwardThis article originally appeared on Usmagazine.com: People's Choice Awards 2015 Nominations Re ...
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Official Charts Analysis: Taylor Swift tops albums with 90,336 sales of 1989

Nov 3 2014 5:42am CST | Source: Music Week

ALBUMSTaylor Swift has gone pop and gone stratospheric with fifth studio album 1989 set to sell upwards of a million copies on its first week on release in America, while opening atop the UK chart on sales of 90,336 copies. That's the sixth highest weekly sale for an artist album thus far in the UK in 2014, and the highest for 17 weeks - when pal Ed Sheeran's X sold 93,270 copies on its second week at number one. It is also 46. ...
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Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Friday, October 31

Oct 31 2014 6:00am CDT | Source: Music Week

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.Ed Sheeran heads into the weekend at the top of the singles chart with Thinking Out Loud while Taylor Swift's 1989 leads albums. You can see the full Top 40 singles and albums midweek charts below: Singles Lw Posn Posn Title Artist Label Wks 2 1 THINKING OUT LOUD ED SHEERAN ASYLUM 19 1 2 ALL ABOUT THA ...
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Sam Smith & Ed Sheeran Sing 'Stay With Me' In Manchester

Oct 30 2014 3:15pm CDT | Source: Just Jared

Have you seen Sam Smith and Ed Sheeran‘s “Stay With Me” duet yet? Ed, 23, was a surprise guest at the concert and he got up on stage to sing Sam‘s hit “Stay With Me” with him at Albert Hall in Manchester, England on Wednesday night (October 29). “So amazing to have this KING @teddysphotos on stage with me tonight. Such a wise and true friend to have. Love ya brother x,” Sam wrote on Instagram later on. Check out the a ...
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6 weeks ago

Sam Smith Duets Stay With Me With Ed Sheeran! Yes, All Your Dreams CAN Come True!

Oct 30 2014 2:01pm CDT | Source: PerezHilton

This video will staaaay with you, because it's aaaall you neeeeed. [ Photos: Celebs Who've Penned Songs About Their Exes ] If by chance you're in the middle of the Venn diagram of Sam Smith fans and Ed Sheeran fans, then this duet the two performed at the Manchester Albert Hall last night is right up your alley. Sam started singing Stay With Me, and then lo and behold, our favorite red head got onstage and sang it with him. ...
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6 weeks ago

Chucky surprises a concert of Pop Music's Dementor in Manchester

Oct 30 2014 11:11am CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Pop music's newcomer and resident dementor (see: his cover of 'How Will I Know'), Sam Smith is surprised by Chucky on stage at Manchester's Albert Hall last Wednesday night when he was performing "Stay With Me". Sam Smith posted on Instagram the photo above and expressed his love for dolls: “So amazing to have this KING @teddysphotos on stage with me tonight. Such a wise and true friend to have. Love ya brother x.”source: youtube; sam smit ...
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7 weeks ago

Meet The Singer Who’s Secretly Behind The UK’s American Pop Takeover

Oct 29 2014 1:17pm CDT | Source: The Fader: Music

Jimmy Napes worked on huge records with Sam Smith, Disclosure, and Mary J. Blige. Now he's ready for his close-upRead more. ...
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7 weeks ago

Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Wednesday, October 29

Oct 29 2014 10:57am CDT | Source: Music Week

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in. Ed Sheeran has overtaken Meghan Trainor in the singles chart as his Thinking Out Loud takes the No.1 spot at the midweek point. Taylor Swift's 1989 has landed in the top spot on the albums chart. You can see the full Top 40 singles and albums midweek charts below: Singles Lw Posn Posn Title Artist Label Wks 2 1 THINKING OU ...
Source: Music Week   Full article at: Music Week
 

 
 

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