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Friday, February 24, 2006

WHO DO YOU THINK WILL WIN AMERICAN IDOL?



Who do you think will win American Idol? Post your comments.

KANYE WEST WINS BEST SOLO ARTIST AWARD


Kanye West took the prize for Best Solo Artist at this year's ShockWaves NME Awards, held in London on Thursday. Check out more here: MTV.com

Thursday, February 23, 2006

ITUNES HIT ONE BILLION!


Itunes just hit one billion downloads check out more here:
Itunes/1billion

Tuesday, February 21, 2006

BONO FROM U2 DONATING HIS GUITAR


Bono is donating one of his guitars to benefit Brazil's Zero Hunger Campaign. Check out the article here:
Yahoo Top Stories

Monday, February 20, 2006

YAO MING STARTS DIGITAL DOWNLOAD STORE IN CHINA.


Superstar center Yao Ming started a digital download company in China. The name of the store is Top100.cn and has a catalog of over one million tracks. You can check out the store here:
Top100cn

Saturday, February 18, 2006

NBA ALL-STAR WEEKEND!!


Time to time we like to throw in a little sports. All I got to say is make sure you tune in to All-Star Weekend on TNT. I know this year is gonna be off the chain. Make sure you post comments after the weekend.

Friday, February 17, 2006

TONI BRAXTON ON TOUR?



Toni Braxton is going on tour to promote her new album "Libra". As you know she hasn't done anything in music for a minute, but I'm glad she's back to doing her thing. Check out the article here:
YAHOO NEWS

NATASHA BEDINGFIELD ON YAHOO SMASH



Check out Natasha Bedingfield singing "This Love" by Maroon Five on Yahoo Smash.

YAHOO SMASH

BRITNEY SPEARS TO DROP A NEW ALBUM.


Britney Spears is ready. She's ready to hit the road. Here is a quote from her: "This may sound weird, but I miss traveling," she said. "I miss the road, seeing different places and being with the dancers and having fun. That feeling of being on the stage, knowing it's your best — I love that. I needed a break. I needed to be hungry again." Check her out at
MTV for more.

ITUNES AND TOUCHTUNES HEAVYWEIGHTS IN THE DOWNLOAD SPORT



Apple's Itunes is at 980 million about to hit one billion downloads. For the one billionth downloader Apple is rewarding them with a 20-inch iMac, ten 60GB iPods, and a $10,000 iTunes Music Card. They should be at one billion within a week. Touchtunes an Illinois based company specializes in coin-operated digital jukeboxes has already passed one billion. These other digital download stores better pick it up. Check them out here:
TOUCHTUNES
ITUNES

Thursday, February 16, 2006

PHARRELL IS READY TO DROP HIS NEW ALBUM!


Pharrell is finally on the verge of dropping his new album. Guest features will include Jay-Z, Slim Thug, Daddy Yankee and Pusha T of the Clipse. He was suppose to drop it in December, but he had to make sure it was on point. Check out the article:

JAY-Z WANTS A THEME SONG FOR THE NEW JERSEY NETS


Jay-Z has launched a contest with New York radio station Hot 97, the New Jersey Nets, and Sprite that will encourage artists to write and record a theme song for the NBA team. Check out the article here: NBA SONG CONTEST

VERIZON AND MYSPACE ARE "CALLING ALL BANDS"


If you have a group or a band you might want to check out MySpace. For the hottest mp3 single they come across they will release it on Vcast, shoot a music video for the song, and have your ringtone available for purchase. If you feel you got the next big hit go here and check it out: MYSPACE / VERIZON

WOULD AMERICAN IDOL BE THE SAME WITHOUT SIMON?


American Idol is one of the top shows on television period. Now think of this, there was a small possibility that Simon Cowell wasn't coming back. I need to know, how do you think the whole American Idol atmosphere would be without Simon? You can check out the whole article at
www.mtv.com.