AWARDS: Rihanna Lands MOBO Nomination

The nominations for the Music of Black Origin (MOBO) awards are out. The fabulous Rihanna has been nominated for the Best International Act category.

Here are the rest of the nominees:

Best International Act
Alicia Keys
Jay Z
Janelle Monae
Black Eyed Peas
Nicki Minaj
Jason Derulo
Lil Wayne
Travie McCoy
Trey Songz

I find it interesting that Bieber isn’t listed…! I would have put him up there due to the current Bieber fever! Oh well… there’s always next year!


AWARDS: Ciara Announces Who She’s Performing With

Ciara announced via Twitter that she will be performing with N.E.R.D at the VMA’s this weekend.

This is what she said:

ok my sweet fans:) I guess u know now:)..I am performing with N.E.R.D for the VMA’S. It will be exciting 2 merge our worlds together!

I’m a BIG Cici fan so I can’t wait to see what they’ve been cooking!

AWARDS: Robyn Joins VMA Performance Line-Up

Robyn has been confirmed to perform at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards.

This will be the Swedish singer’s first appearance at the event.

The ‘Hang With Me’ singer will perform a never-before-heard mix of her latest hit alongside house DJ deadmau5.

The stars join a long list of already confirmed acts including Eminem, Florence and the Machine, Usher and Jason Derulo.

This looks good!