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

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

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“Ryan Gosling rocks some ’70s styling for his first post-baby gig” links

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Ten-Year Bucks County Flood Mitigation Project Draws To A Close

Oct 28 2014 11:23am CDT | Source: CBS Philly

By Jim Melwert LANGHORNE, Pa. (CBS) — It’s taken more than ten years and it cost more than $27 million, but today one of Bucks County’s largest-ever flood mitigation projects came to end, marked today by homeowners, politicians, and engineers with a ceremony along the Neshaminy Creek. More than 150 home and properties were involved: 37 had utility rooms added, 47 were bought out, and 85 homes were elev ...
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Dianna Agron talks about working with Sam Smith and Glee

Oct 28 2014 11:03am CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

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Sam Smith: How A Brit Ruled Soul Music (Again)

Oct 27 2014 7:57pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

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Kelly Clarkson Gives 'Shake It Off' A Soulful Twist

Oct 27 2014 5:19pm CDT | Source: Mix 106.5 Sydney

[]Last week she wowed us with Sam Smith's Stay With Me, this week it's her cover of Shake It Off that has Kelly Clarkson back on our radar. ...
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Kelly Clarkson Gives 'Shake It Off' A Soulful Twist

Oct 27 2014 5:06pm CDT | Source: 97.3 FM

[]Last week she wowed us with Sam Smith's Stay With Me, this week it's her cover of Shake It Off that has Kelly Clarkson back on our radar. ...
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Oct 27 2014 11:35am CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

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