August 28, 2000 - MTV announced
that Sisqo will be performing on the VMA's which will air live on September
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August 26, 2000 - Sisqo won
R&B Artist Of The Year in this year's fight shortened Source Awards.
The show will air on UPN on August 29th.
August 21, 2000 - Sounds
like Sisqo did more than sing on the Tonight show Friday, as he announced
he's been given a sitcom deal with NBC. Sisqo will be starring in a urban-oriented
sitcom along the lines of "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air."
August 21, 2000 - Worldpop
reports Sisqo has moved into a 5 bedroom home in Hollywood's Mulholland
Drive that he's renting for an astronomical $50,000 a month. The house
has a gym, spa and pool, and 7 baths.
August 19, 2000 - Sisqo performed
on the Tonight Show last night. I missed the taping but assume he played
Unleash the Dragon, although Incomplete may have been played.
August 19, 2000 - Sisqo played
on releasing the video Unleash the Dragon but MTV reports he's rushing
to get a video made for Incomplete as it's the #1 single in the country
August 18, 2000 - Sisqo will
join Christina Aguilera, *NSYNC, and the Wayans Brothers on special TV
Guide covers to celebrate the MTV Video Music Awards.
August 12, 2000 - Sisqo attended
the premiere screening of The Original Kings of Comedy on Thursday in Hollywood.
Prior to the film, the stars of the film presented Richard Pryor MTV Films'
Lifetime Achievement award.
August 11, 2000 - Sisqo is
talking to USA Today about his new video, Incomplete, saying "I didn't
even want to shoot the video because as a guy, we don't particularly care
for looking at ballad videos with some guy singing all slow to some chick,"
adding "But then it jumped so high on the charts, I said, 'Hey, maybe people
do want to see me in this light'."
August 7, 2000 - Sisqo won
Choice Rap/Hip-Hop/R&B Track for Thong Song in this years Teen
Choice Awards 2000 which although awarded Sunday, will air on Fox Aug.
22 at 8 p.m.
August 6, 2000 - ex-Blackstreet
member Chauncey 'Black' Hannibal is attacking Sisqo in the lyrics of his
song Shame On You, which he sings "'Shame on a brother who unleash the
drag queen with the funny hair colour. I'm talkin' about Sisqo, now everyone
knows that you're the one wearing those thongs."
August 5, 2000 - Songwriters
and producers Tim and Bob received a multiplatinum plaque from Dreamworks
Music for their work on Sisqo's Thong Song. They said of the award, "When
I think about the 'Thong Song,' that's 'Thriller' [Michael Jackson] for
August 5, 2000 - Sisqo has
signed a developmental deal with Big Ticket Television, where his sitcom
pilot is expected by the fall of 2001.
August 3, 2000 - Sisqo was
named in Vibe magazine's 100 Most Influencial People, Places, and Things
where they said of him, "Is there such a thing as sublime stupidity? Can
ridiculousness reach the point of absolute brilliance? Of course, this
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