Archive for 12.2009

Barbara Walters Makes Lady Gaga Blush

Lady Gaga and Barbara Walters

Barbara Walters selected the “outrageous, outlandish, and out of this world” Lady Gaga as one of her “10 Most Fascinating People of 2009.” Dressed in a black Chanel suit, Gaga blushed while telling the ABC News journalist that she’s had sexual relationships with women, but never been in love with one, and revealed that her father was once concerned that she was “mentally unstable.”

“You’re not at all what I expected—you’re much more,” Walters told her. Watch their sit-down below.

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Video: Snoop Dogg & The-Dream Perform on ‘Tonight Show’

America’s favorite gangsta rapper Snoop Dogg guested on Wednesday’s episode of “The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien.” He later performed “Gangsta Luv” with a slimmed-down Dream. Looks like The-Dream’s workout plan is in effect.

Rap-Up.com flew the friendly skies with the Doggfather last night. While seated on a JetBlue flight from L.A. to NYC, Snoop himself boarded the plane to the surprise of the passengers who were simultaneously watching him on TV. He was joined by West Coast MC Kurupt as he continues his promo tour.

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Video: Sean Paul – ‘Hold My Hand’

Sean Paul is burnin’ up the beach in the Lil X-directed video for “Hold My Hand,” the third single from his album Imperial Blaze. Keri Hilson, who dueted on the remix, doesn’t make an appearance, but there’s still plenty of eye candy.

New Music: Mario f/ Kelly Rowland & Pitbull – ‘Thinkin’ About You (Remix)’

Mario and Kelly Rowland

Mario gets the remix treatment from the Lil’ Chico Pitbull and Kelly Rowland, who adds her sexy vocals to his second single “Thinkin’ About You” from his fourth album D.N.A.

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Lil Wayne’s ‘Rebirth’ Pushed to 2010

Lil Wayne

We spoke too soon. Just when we thought Lil Wayne’s Rebirth was actually coming this time, the album has been delayed until next year.

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New Music: Young Jeezy f/ Lil Wayne – ‘Scared Money’

Lil Wayne and Young Jeezy

“Scared money don’t make no money,” raps Young Jeezy on his Boi-1da-produced collaboration with Lil Wayne. The street anthem may appear on Jeezy’s fourth album Thug Motivation 103, coming in the new year.

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Time Magazine’s Top 10 Albums of 2009

The-Dream

Time has revealed its “Top 10 Everything of 2009” lists and The-Dream should feel vindicated after being left out of the Grammy nominations. His sophomore effort Love vs. Money was the only R&B album to land on the magazine’s Top 10 Albums list. Find out who else made the cut.

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