Archive for August, 2010

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MARIAH CAREY PERFORMS IN BRAZIL »

R &B diva Mariah Carey performed for a sold out crowd at the Festa Do Peão de Boiadeiros (Cowboy Festival) in Barretos, São Paulo, Brazil over the weekend. Despite numerous denials from Mariah and Nick Cannon, she exposed what looks like a baby bump while performing in Brazil. (*side bar: you tell everything else, [...]

FAITH EVANS DETAINED ON SUSPICION OF A DUI »

“I know it’s not to ghetto” -Faith
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S inger Faith Evans was detained by authorities on Saturday night for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol. After being held by police for a few hours, Faith posted bail on Sunday morning, but her car was impounded. She was arrested near Marina del Rey [...]

BEVERLY CRAWFORD NEW SINGLE: “IT’S ABOUT TIME FOR A MIRACLE” »

G rammy and Stellar Award winner Beverly Crawford is gearing up for the release of her highly anticipated new album, “Live from Los Angeles, Vol. 2,” on September 14th. Featuring the hot new single “It’s About Time For A Miracle!” recorded live at Faithful Central Church in Los Angeles.
Beverly says, “With everything that [...]

FANTASIA GOES BEHIND THE MUSIC »

T wo weeks after being hospitalized for overdosing on aspirin and a sleep aid, singer Fantasia Barrino tells VH1 in a new Behind the Music interview, “it was no accident.” VH1 will premiere Fantasia “Behind the Music” tomorrow tonight at 9 p.m., the same day her new album, Back to Me, is released.
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CELEBRITY EVENTS AND SIGHTINGS »

I Brandy and Kelly Rowland leaving Japanese restaurant, Katsuya in Los Angeles. The best of friends were hand-in-hand, before parting ways outside the restaurant on Wednesday, August 18, 2010.
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THE NEW REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA »

V iewers need to brace themselves, the third season of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” will return on October 4 with new cast members and new drama. Viewers will soon get a first hand-look at all the drama you have been hearing about, Bravo caught it all on camera.
Model, Cynthia Bailey and entertainment [...]

USHER ROCKS FRIDAY MORNING IN NEW YORK CITY »

U sher pulled double duty on yesterday and rocked Central Park for the Good Morning America summer concert series and later on, he was filmed for CBS The Early Show. He premiered a new song, “DJ Got Us Fallin’ In Love Again” from his ninth album, Versus, it includes 8 new songs to be [...]

NEW LOUIS VUITTON TRAVEL AD »

L ouis Vuitton’s Travel 2010 Catalog which was shot in Africa, is an elegant journey through the Safari. This catalog was shot by Carter Smith, directed by William Snieg, styled by Antje Winter, and produced by Brachfeld.
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JAMIE FOXX ALL STAR COMEDY SHOW »

J amie Foxx and Kevin Hart, along with a host of other comedians performed two shows for the Bobby Jackson Foundation last weekend. The sold-out shows were held at the Masonic Temple in Sacramento, CA.
The Bobby Jackson Foundation was established by the former Sacramento Kings basketball star to assist California children who have [...]

JENNIFER HUDSON COVERS MICHIGAN AVENUE »

S uperstar, Jennifer Hudson covers Michigan Avenue, a local Chicago area magazine. Jennifer is having a fantastic summer: On the eve of her 29th birthday, she’s planning her upcoming nuptials to reality-star-turned-wrestler David Otunga (with whom she has a one-year-old son, David), playing the role of a lifetime as Nelson Mandela’s controversial ex in [...]

LEBRON JAMES COVERS GQ MAGAZINE »

“I can imagine playing for Cleveland again one day” -Lebron

W riter, J.R. Moehringer’s insightful journey into Camp LeBron during the days and hours leading up to The Decision is the subject matter of the GQ article. At a time when James was being obsessively shielded from the world by his team of handlers, [...]

Y’ANNA CRAWLEY NEW CD COMING NEXT WEEK »

Y ‘Anna Crawley, winner of BET’s Sunday Best second season, will release her debut album, “The Promise”, on August 24th via Imago Dei Music Group. “The Promise” was produced by Busta and Shavoni, Ryan Sims, “Big Jim” Wright, and the production team of PAJAM, which was recorded at the Embassy Row Recording Studio in [...]

EL DEBARGE IS BACK WITH “SECOND CHANCE” »

“The world as a whole is looking for a second chance and we tried to put that feeling into the video.” -El Debarge

T he legendary, El DeBarge is back with a new song and video called “Second Chance.” El DeBarge’s triumphant return to the stage at the 2010 “BET Awards” was only the [...]

HAPPY BIRTHDAY MALCOLM JAMAL WARNER »

TERRENCE J OF 106TH & PARK HELPS OUT IN HAITI »

1 06 and Park host, Terrence J recently took a life changing trip to Haiti with a group of his friends to help with the cleanup and rebuilding in Haiti. While life continues to go on as usual for most people in the U.S., “Haiti is a completely different story,” said Terrence J.
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CELEBRITY EVENTS AND SIGHTINGS »

AXE, launched its “One Night Only” concert series last night with acclaimed rapper T.I., who took the stage for an intimate secret show performing in front of lucky fans at New York City hot spot Capitale in China Town.

CECE WINANS WILL TAKE PART IN CNN DOCUMENTARY »

C NN reporter Soledad O’Brien and her producers are devoting the entire third installment of their documentary series, “Black in America,” to the members of the Black church. The program, titled “Churched,” will explore the role churches play in contemporary Black America. It will air on Oct. 14.
The 7,000-member, First Baptist Church of [...]

5-YEAR-OLD BOY ABUSES HIS GRANDMOTHER »

A West Virginia woman was jailed after allegedly allowing her 5-year-old son to continually beat her mother as she sat and done nothing. Jessica R. Hatcher, 21, was allowing her mother to stay at her home after being released from the hospital. According to reports, Alice Hatcher, 58, who suffers from kidney failure, [...]