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Nas to perform at Amy Winehouse birthday memorial

Nas to perform at Amy Winehouse birthday memorial

Dec 11 2012, 5:28am CST | by

Nas is to perform at a special concert commemorating Amy Winehouse's 30th birthday, Mitch Winehouse has revealed. The rapper - who duetted with the late singer on his track 'Cherry Wine' - is to...

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Nas to perform at Amy Winehouse birthday memorial

Dec 11 2012, 5:28am CST | by

Nas is to perform at a special concert commemorating Amy Winehouse's 30th birthday, Mitch Winehouse has revealed.

The rapper - who duetted with the late singer on his track 'Cherry Wine' - is to take to the stage at the event, which is being held next September at The Roundhouse in Camden, north London, to raise money for The Amy Winehouse Foundation.

Mitch says Nas will be joined on the bill by a host of other big name artists and he is hoping that a statue of his daughter Amy will be ready to be unveiled at the venue on the same evening.

Speaking at the Spirit of London Awards at The O2 in London on Monday night (10.12.12), he told BANG Showbiz: "From the start of next year we're building up to Amy's birthday on September 14. We're going to be holding a concert at The Roundhouse and we're working on the line-up of performers now. Nas is definitely going to be performing because he wants to do as much as he can for the Foundation. It's going to be a fantastic night, and will be a great tribute to her. And if it's ready we're going to be unveiling Amy's statue."

Mitch insists 2013 will be a busy year for the Foundation as in March the organization will be hosting the Amy Winehouse Inspiration Awards and Gala at which Tony Bennett and Nas will be honored for their music and for helping to "inspire greatness in others".

He added: "We've got a lot going on next year. In March we've got the gala dinner in New York, at which we're honoring Tony Bennett and Nas and Salaam Remi. Jennifer Hudson is going to be performing, Nas is going to be performing, it's going to be great."

The Spirit of London Awards recognizes outstanding work by young people in local communities in the UK capital.

 
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3 days ago

Fifty Shades of Grey Teaser Trailer: Posted By Beyonce! Why?

Jul 21 2014 8:41am CDT | Source: The Hollywood Gossip

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You won't find the first footage from Fifty Shades of Grey, 2015's most anticipated movie, in any theater. Just on Beyonce's Instagram page, obviously. The first official trailer hits the web Thursday, and the singer subtly - seemingly, and surprisingly - revealed her involvement with the teaser below: Beyonce Fifty Shades of Grey Trailer The video teasing the first Fifty Shades of Grey trailer fea ...
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6 days ago

5 ways Google wants to help fight piracy

Jul 18 2014 4:29am CDT | Source: Music Week

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Despite being touted by rights-holders as a major facilitator for piracy, search giant Google has outlined five key steps it is willing to take to help UK content owners increase the visibility of authorised services in its search results. The steps – a mixture of new initiatives, existing efforts and advice to rights-holders to help ensure legitimate services and content can be found by consumers before pirate alternatives – were handed to David Cameron’s IP Adviser Mik ...
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2 weeks ago

Sia's candid NPR interview

Jul 8 2014 8:27pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

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The video for her single "Chandelier" has over 50 million views on YouTube. Her live performances of the song have gone viral. She's got a new album called 1,000 Forms of Fear out this week. (go preorder it on iTunes!!!) Between "Chandelier," and songwriting credits for the likes of Beyonce, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Britney Spears and Ne-Yo, Sia — who claims that becoming "tabloid fodder" is her worst nightmare — is becoming a celebrity.Th ...
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5 weeks ago

Kylie Jenner Dyed Her Hair yet Again—Come See Her New Look!

Jun 17 2014 9:40am CDT | Source: Yahoo! Shine Fashion and Beauty

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We were really starting to dig Kylie Jenner's turquoise dip dye. Maybe that's why, this weekend, Kylie debuted another new look: her natural hair color. She even (intentionally?) quoted the late Amy Winehouse in her Instagram caption, saying she was "back to black." Somehow, both ...
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5 weeks ago

Sounds Like It's High Time to Worry About Lana Del Rey

Jun 13 2014 1:00pm CDT | Source: Fish Wrapper

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So hey, don't freak out or anything, but Lana Del Rey did this new interview where she said some pretty sad, pretty scary things. Things like "I wish I was dead already." And she really didn't sound like she was joking. So let's all unite and send her some good feelings, all right? And let's also delve a little deeper into this.This little train of thought began when L ...
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5 weeks ago

Lana Del Rey: “I Wish I Was Dead Already”

Jun 13 2014 10:20am CDT | Source: Gossip Cop

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(Getty Images) Lana Del Rey says she wishes she were dead in a new interview with The Guardian. Discussing the premature deaths of music idols like Kurt Cobain and Amy Winehouse, Del Rey proclaims, “I wish I was dead already.” When challenged on the point, she insists, “I do. I don’t want to have to keep doing this. But I am.” Does she mean she doesn’t want to keep making music? “Everything. That’s just how I feel. If it wasn’t that way, then I wouldn’t say it. I would be scared if I knew ...
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6 weeks ago

Lana Del Rey Wishes She Was Dead, Glamorizes Drug Addiction in Bizarre Interview

Jun 12 2014 4:22pm CDT | Source: The Hollywood Gossip

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Lana Del Rey has never exactly been a ball of sunshine (except when she performed as Lizzie Grant in her first attempt at a singing career, but that's a different story). With comments she made in a recent interview with The Guardian, however, Lana's taken her gloomy disposition to a troubling new level. "I wish I was dead already," says Lana early in the conversation. Things somehow get darker from there, with the singer listing Kurt Cobain ...
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6 weeks ago

Big Sean, Miguel, Mack Wilds, Elle Varner, & More To Appear On New BET Compilation

Jun 10 2014 9:02am CDT | Source: All HipHop

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(AllHipHop News) Some of the hottest acts in R&B/Hip Hop are coming together for one special project dropping this month. BET’s Music Matters program teamed with Louder Than Life/Red Associated Labels for the forthcoming BET Presents Music Matters Vol. 1 compilation. The 15-track album will include songs by Big Sean, Miguel, Mack Wilds, Elle Varner, Melanie Fiona, Marsha Ambrosius, and more. Pusha T and J. Cole make appearances as guests artists as well. Veteran producer ...
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