MOBOs 2009 – Quick Preview

The biggest event of the year for Music Of Black Origin took place last night in bonny Scotland. Although many sceptics believed this was a bad move it was actually alright! Yeah I said!

Kelly Rowland

Michelle Williams may have been doing the rounds at LFW but ex band mate Kelly Rowland reappeared looking stunning and sexy in her leather. ❤ thoes boots

La Toya

Jermaine Jackson

Siblings La Toya and Jermaine Jackson both attended to pay tribute to their brother the late Michael Jackson

Tulisa N-Dubz

N-Dubz Tulisa looked pretty in pink but did look a tad bit uncomfortable don’t know why cause she is hot property right now!

Alexandra Burke

The loveable Alexandra Burke looked gorgeous wearing this season’s hot colour blue

Alexandra Burke and Jermaine Jackson

And was humbled by the presence of Jermaine Jackson

Naomi Harris and Sarah-Jane Crawford

Naomi Harris and Sarah-Jane Crawford both kept it chic and sweet!

Kanya King MBE

The boss lady her self Kanya King MBE wore Gisella Couture was dressed by the Fresh Strawberry Styling Team. Kanya radiated her charisma and pulled off what was arguable the most unexpected venue change this decade. 

Sade Says ‘MOBOs – 1  Haters – 0’


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Mobo Awards 2009 Launch Party : The Girls

The Mobo (Music Of Black Origin) Awards Launch party was held at the swanky May Fair Hotel in London. Braving the very moody weather musicians, fashionista and the uber cool of the music industry made every effort to attend the event.  A full house = good times but who done better the Girls or the Guys? First up the girls…

Kanya King

 The Boss Lady herself Kanya King MBE sported a Christian Audigier dress.

Tulisa N Dubz

N Dubz’s Tulisa looked good in this season’s surprise colour blue . N Dubz are nominees and are up for Best Act and Best Song

Booty Luv

 Booty Love showed us some….love and looked lovely nonetheless

Jade Ewen

Jade Ewen (Nominated for Best Newcomer) looked amazing in D&G and mystified paps when she changed outfit for her performance hours later

Su-Elise Nash and Sarah-Jane Crawford

Su Elise (ex Mis-Teeq )and Sarah-Jane Crawford were right on trend with their little back mini dresses.

Sabrina Washington

Always one step ahead Sabrina Washington, pulled off this daring look


and she was one the first chicks  to rock this hair do and it still looks good.

Bev Knight

 Soul singer Beverley Knight MBE also rocked in black…

H Boogie

 As did H-Boogie who performed with Bashy on the night

Kimberly Wyatt

Adding a touch of glamour in very shinny pink was Kimberly Wyatt  from the Pussy Cat Dolls (*whisper* she’s the one that does the standing opensplit) 

Elen Rives

 Also spotted was Frank Lampard’s ex-fiancée Elen Rives who may have turned a top into a dress! (Good colour though).


 Norin however, did not represent – nice idea and all but …. No!

Mz Bratt, loving  it, loving it

Mz Bratt

 Oh no baby girl,

Ms Bratt


Cherri V

Singer whose making waves at the moment Cherri V was her usual bubbly self


 New girl group Fenix blended right in

Rachael Williams

Top Model Rachael Williams looked cute in pink


As did singer Egypt in orange whose funky house track ‘In the Morning’ is out on 7th September

Sade Says ‘Not bad Ladies’  

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Inspirational Women

The Inspiration Women Awards took place at the Claridges luxury hotel

Beverley Knight in Warehouse Dress

Guests included songtress Beverly Knight MBE who looked very futuristic in this little silver number

 Kanya King

Kanya King MBE softened her leather look with a lovely blue blouse and had a quick chat with Flyer; asked about the reasons behind the Mobos move to Scotland, Kanya said ‘…Glasgow is recognised as a cultural city and that’s purely the reason why we chose Glasgow. We will be back in London to mark the Olympics in 2012.’

 Nicky Hambleton-Jones

Nicky Hambleton-Jones (ex presenter of 10 years younger) was also in a blue blouse   

 Denise Lewis

Olympic Heptathlon Denise Lewis wore statement red

 Denise van Outen

And her name sake newlywed Denise van Outen looked like she’s had enough already!

 Dame Kelly Holmes

And Dame Kelly Homes yellow dress made her look quite ill. Sade Says just because a colour is hot for the season doesn’t mean you should wear it!!!

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Kanya Queen of Scots

Kanya King


Kanya King MBE founder of the MOBOs often envied by many (due to her business mind, her brand, her strategies, her looks and her all round super womaness!), arrived at the Veuve Clicquot Business Woman Awards looking very confident.


Kanya King

 There has been talk that the MOBOs may be turning its back on London and is to be held in Scotland this year yes I said SCOTLAND!!!

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