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Gosh it was a huge turnout!  

Donae'o

Guests included the guy who’s forever killing the funky scene Donae’o (still don’t understand why he did perform!?!)

Skins Actors

Skin’s actors Luke Pasqualino (l) and Merveille Lukeba (r)  

Leonra Crichlow

Actress Lenora Crichlow in this funky number

Aston JLS

JLS’s Aston arriving in those sexy sports cars. JLS won Best Song and Best Newcomer

Flawless

Flawless looking Flawless

Flawless and Diversity

Flawless seeing Diversity – see they are all friends

Tinchy Styder

Tinchy Stryder who despite his success this year came away empty handed

Taio Cruz

Mr Taio Cruz

Yolanda Brown and Peter Andre

Yolanda Brown (Saxophonist) who won Best Jazz and backstage presenter Peter Andre

Chipmunk

Chipmunk who won best Hip Hop

Kelly Rowland and David Guetta

Kelly Rowland and David Guetta who had some technical difficulties during their performance but Kelly still gave it her all and looked fabulous doing so

Sway and Jermaine Jackson

Rapper Sway and Jermaine Jackson

Bashy

Bashy (*blank Stare*)

Eddie Kadi and Sarah-Jane Crawford

Mr Eddie Kadi trying to steal Sarah-Jane Crawford’s swagger

N-Dubz

N-Dubz who won Best UK Act and Best Album (all I am going to say is Tulisa looks lovely)

Kimberly Wyatt and Mr Hudson

Mr Hudson who performed and Kimberly Wyatt from Pussycat Dolls who was just there

Frankmusik

And a very cool Frankmusik  

Sade Says ‘Enjoy’ 

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Who Rocked it Better – Tolula Adeyemi or Kimberly Wyatt?

Poor Tolula (L), didn’t anyone tell her? The over shiny ensemble she wore to a LFW show was worn by Kimberly Wyatt (Pussycat Dolls) a couple of weeks ago at the MOBO Awards Launch party!

Who Rocked it Better Tolula Adeyemi or Kimberly Wyatt

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Mobo Awards Launch Party : The Guys

 The secret to a good party is good people and at the Mobo Awards 2009 Launch Party like the girls, the guys were out in full force, guests included…

Peter Andre

 Peter Andre who looked slick as always. According to the pap-grapevine his ex Katie Price aka Jordan was less than a mile away

JLS

JLS love these guys but they may look back on this and ask lot of questions for example why? 

Ortise Williams

 Seriously Ortise why? Eyes actually hurting!  They may be able to redeem themselves as JLS is up for Best Newcomer and Best Song

Lemar

The lovely Lemar is up for Best RnB / Soul Act

Donae'o 

The King of Funky House Donae’o has been nominated for Best UK Act (Woo Hoo!)

Chipmunk

One of the youngest in the game Chipmunk, who just recently passed his A-Levels (congrats) is nominated in Best UK Act, Best Hip Hop Act, Best Video and Best Song!

Flawless

Suited and booted Britian’s Got Talent Flawless as always the guys looked smooth

David Haye 

Boxer David Haye in a very colourful T-shirt!

Namure Aibangbee, Kojo and DJ Longers 
Namure Aibangbee, Kojo and DJ Longers

Film Director Namure Aibangbee whose début film ‘Find Her Keep Her’ premieres at the O2 Vue cinema on 11thSeptember, staring Kojo and Rachel Ritfeld.

George Sampson

Britain’s Got Talent dancer George Sampson looked too cute and genuinely chuffed to be there

Reggie Yates

TV presenter Reggie Yates was also there

 Napper

 as was one of London’s top club promoters Napper

…Boy meets Girl…

 Noirin and Cairon

The ex Big Brother housemates Noirin and  Cairon had a moment

H Boogie and Bashy

Bashy and H-Boogie performed on the night

Kimberly Wyatt and DJ Ironik

 Shock is what sprang to mind when the stage managed departure of Kimberly Wyatt from Pussycat Doll with DJ Ironik took place

Kimberly Wyatt and DJ Ironik

WTF!?!?!

 And then this But wait… Bashy?…Bashy? Is that you?

Bashy

BISH  BASH BAFFLED!!!! Does anyone know the meaning of this?!?! Could it be anything to do with THAT track he made a while ago? Who knows? Bashy is nominated Best UK Act and Best Album.

Sade Says ‘Ladies won this time. Happy Voting’

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The Nominations

Vote now at www.mobo.com

Best UK Act

Alesha Dixon

Bashy

Beverley Knight

Chipmunk

Dizzee Rascal

DJ Ironik

Donae’o

Mr Hudson

N-Dubz

Tinchy Stryder

Best UK Newcomer

Alexandra Burke

Jade Ewen

JLS

Laura Izibor

Master Shortie

Best R&B/Soul Act

Beverley Knight

Ciara

Jeremih

Keri Hilson

Lemar

Best Hip Hop Act

Chipmunk

Dizzee Rascal

Drake

Eminem

Kanye West

Best Video

Bonkers – Dizzee Rascal

Boy Does Nothing – Alesha Dixon

Diamond Rings – Chipmunk ft Emeli Sande

Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It) – Beyonce

Supernova – Mr Hudson ft Kanye West

Best International Act

Akon

Beyonce

Ciara

Drake

Eminem

Jay-Z

Kanye West

Keri Hilson

Lady Gaga

Mariah Carey

Best Song

Beat Again – JLS

Diamond Rings – Chipmunk ft Emeli Sande

Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes – K.I.G. Family

Number One – Tinchy Stryder ft N-Dubz

Strong Again – N-Dubz

Best Album

808s and Heartbreaks – Kanye West

Catch 22 – Tinchy Stryder

Catch Me If You Can – Bashy

I Am… Sasha Fierce – Beyonce

Uncle B – N-Dubz

Best Reggae

Movado

Sean Paul

Serani

Tarrus Riley

Vybz Kartel

Best Jazz Act

Diana Krall

Herbie Hancock

Madeleine Peyroux

Melody Gardot

Yolanda Brown

Best African Act

Amadou and Mariam

Baaba Maal

Eidee

Femi Kuti

K’Naan

Lira

Mujava

Nneka

Oumou Sangare

Salif Kelta

Best Gospel Act

Desire to Worship God

Kiki Sheard

Mary Mary

New Direction

Crew

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

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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).

Noirin

 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

LABEL!!!

Cherri V

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

Fenix

 New girl group Fenix blended right in

Rachael Williams

Top Model Rachael Williams looked cute in pink

Egypt

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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