Daily Archives August 4, 2010

Wyclef Jean announces his presidential candidacy tomorrow

Wyclef Jean, former member of the group The Fugees, will announce his candidacy for president of Haiti Thursday,on CNN. The Haitian singer will announce candidacy in Thursday’s edition of the show “Larry King Live, CNN representatives added, citing a source close to the artist. A spokesman told AFP that the former The Fugees member will actually participate in this program, stating that “it will be his first announcement” without giving other details. In order to enter the race for the presidency, Wyclef Jean will have to prove that he lived in Haiti during the past five years, that has a property in this country and that he was not a citizen of another state.

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TI Gets Married

TI is officially a married man as the 29-year old rapper and his longtime girlfriend Tameka ‘Tiny’ Cottle tied the knot in a small ceremony last Friday in Miami Beach, Florida. That wasn’t the only wedding ceremony they had though as Us Weekly reported that TI and Tiny married again in front of family and friends on a private island off the coast of Miami before heading to Atlanta and Las Vegas to celebrate with friends and family. Congratulations to the happy couple! Though I’m not entirely sure about having so many wedding ceremonies so close to each other. Why have a small ceremony if you were going to do a bigger one just a day later?

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2010 MTV Video Music Awards Nominations (Full List) VMAs

Lady Gaga’s also leading the 2010 MTV VMA nominees with 13 total nominations.
Eminem got 8 VMA nominations
Florence + The Machine and B.o.B. are up for 5 VMAs each,

Full list of 2010 MTV Video Music Awards nominations below:

BEST COLLABORATION

B.o.B featuring Hayley Williams
Airplanes

Beyoncé featuring Lady Gaga
Video Phone (Extended Remix)

Lady Gaga featuring Beyoncé
Telephone

3OH!3 featuring Kesha
My First Kiss

Jay-Z & Alicia Keys
Empire State of Mind
BEST FEMALE VIDEO

Lady Gaga
Bad Romance

Ke$ha
Tik Tok

Katy Perry featuring Snoop Dogg
California Gurls

Beyoncé featuring Lady Gaga
Video Phone (Extended Remix)

Taylor Swift
Fifteen

BEST MALE VIDEO

Eminem
Not Afraid

Usher featuring Will.I.Am
OMG

B.o...

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