|Monday, August 28, 2000||
Volume 66, Issue 6
Concert Preview The Who
|Source Awards turns
violent; ‘Highlanderi series continues
Isn't DMX lucky the 46 women he names on his hot single "What They Really Want?" all rhyme?
Sorry, Rodney King, I guess we all can't get along.
The second annual Source Hip-Hop Music Awards taping Tuesday was halted when several fights escalated to the boiling point and spilled onto the stage shortly after a performance by Mobb Deep and Lil' Kim.
The show will go on, but without some of the evening's most anticipated acts -- namely Dr. Dre's performance with Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Kurupt and Nate Dogg along with Redman/Method Man's set.
Appearances that will make the final cut are Wyclef's featuring The Rock on "It Doesn't Matter," New Orleans' finest -- the Cash Money Millionaires, the jigga-man Jay-Z as well as an interesting assemblage of Mos Def, Lil' Bow Wow, Tha Eastsidaz, Dead Prez and Made Men.
The show will air as scheduled at 7 p.m. Tuesday on UPN.
In case you didn't know, UH is a member of C-USA, and I was pleased at what our girls had to offer. We only had two pictures (six girls), but our girls were head-and-shoulders better than the homely girls of Southern Miss, Cincinnati, DePaul and the rest. Go Coogs!
Cheap Trick -- The Authorized Greatest Hits
The first, Highlander: Endgame is the third sequel to the classic '80s film, Highlander, which is about the immortal Scot, Connor McLeod, whose only pathway to death is being decapitated.
In this installment, Connor is partnered with Duncan McLeod, fellow
Highlander and clansman, in what will hopefully be the final part of this
The other stinker, Whipped, stars Amanda Peet as the object of three college buddiesi affections.
The three guys, who have trampled on women's hearts all their lives, jockey for Peet's heart. This film should last in theaters about the same amount of time it takes to brush your teeth. Rated R for "Am I the only person who thinks Amanda Peet looks like Mr. Ed's second cousin?"
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion: The Who with Unamerican -- Aug. 29, 8 p.m.; Iron Maiden with Queensryche and Halford --Sept. 27.
Aerial Theater: Acura Music Festival featuring John Fogerty, Aaron
Neville and Dr. John -- Sept. 3, 8 p.m.
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