Archive for December, 2011

FRESH PRINCE OF BEL AIR REUNION PHOTO »

W ill Smith posed for a picture with his old cast-mates from The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, the picture was taken last week at a luncheon for the charity Sweet Blackberry, which was founded Karyn Parsons, who played Will’s cousin, Hilary on the show. Will said: “Got the Holiday season started right with [...]

CYNTHIA BAILEY FLAWLESS ON DENIM MAGAZINE »

R eal Housewives of Atlanta star Cynthia Bailey flawlessly graces the cover of Denim magazine’s black & white January 2012 model issue. Cynthia is will be occupied this season of RHOA, with opening her own modeling company, The Bailey Agency. Inside the magazine, Cynthia poses with her controversial husband, Peter Thomas. Inquiring minds wonder [...]

BEYONCÉ COVERS JONES MAGAZINE »

B eyoncé graces the cover of Jones magazine, in a shot taken long before “Baby Carter” came on board. Queen Bey is gracing the publication’s very first arts and entertainment issue. Beyonce was selected for this honor thanks to her contributions to music, film and fashion. Bey shares with writer Kim Osorio her thoughts [...]

TAMEKA FOSTER: “I NEVER ACCUSED USHER OF DRUGS” »

U sher‘s ex-wife, Tameka Foster, denies personally accusing the R&B superstar of using drugs in the custody battle over their two sons. While reports indicated she said Usher has popped pills in front of their boys — Usher V, 4, and Naviyd, 3 — Tameka steadfastly denies making such claims, or requesting that [...]

ERIC BENET AND WIFE WELCOMES BABY GIRL »

R &B singer Eric Benet and wife of five months Manuela Testolini, received an early Christmas present this year. The couple welcomed their baby girl, Lucia into the world. Announcing the birth on his Twitter page, proud dad Eric wrote: “Happiest daddy in the world!!” Eric is already a father to a daughter [...]

JENNIFER HUDSON TURNED DOWN THE ROLE OF PRECIOUS »

J ennifer Hudson in her upcoming new book titled, “I Got This: How I Changed My Ways and Lost What Weighed Me Down,” reveals that she was offered the lead role in Lee Daniels’ Precious (the part that would eventually go to Gabourey Sidibe, launching her career), but turned it down! She was unwilling [...]

DIANA ROSS TO BE HONORED AT THE GRAMMY AWARDS »

D iana Ross, will receive her first ever Grammy Award – a lifetime achievement award for her contribution to the recording industry. She has received a number of Grammy nominations over the course of her 50-year career but has never won the award. Her early success with the Supremes was later eclipsed by a [...]

RAPPER T.I. SPREADS SOME HOLIDAY CHEER »

R apper T.I. the Grand Hustle Family gave back to the community at the Carrie Steele-Pitts Center in Atlanta. To kick the night off, the family acted out a play that was written by T.I.’s oldest son Messiah, 11. The whole family donned full troll costumes, and after the play T.I. changed into a [...]

NICKI MINAJ LOOKING TO START A CLOTHING BRAND »

N icki Minaj gets a great deal of attention for her outlandish fashion sense. That’s why it comes as no surprise, that we are hearing Nicki has her eyes on developing her own clothing brand. “With her team, we’re all working and in discussions on a fragrance deal,” says Mark Cheatham, Nicki’s agent at [...]

FLOYD MAYWEATHER SENTENCED TO 90 DAYS »

B oxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. is a perfect 42-0 in the ring and has dodged significant jail time several times in domestic violence cases — but his courtroom streak came to an end Wednesday when a Las Vegas judge sentenced him to 90 days in jail after he pleaded guilty to a reduced [...]

TAMAR AND VINCE BUYS A NEW HOME »

W hen Tamar and Vincent Herbert’s new WeTV reality show debuts, we’ll see them living in their new fabulous $6,900,000 French Country-style faux-chateau in Hidden Hills, CA (Los Angeles). Here’s the run down: With over 11,700 sq.ft., the home boasts 5 bedrooms and 6 full and 2 half bathrooms. There is a double-height [...]

BEYONCÉ WORKING ON NEW MUSIC »

B eyoncé only has a couple months to go before she gives birth — yet even with a growing baby bump, she’s still very much in the public eye, promoting her “Beyoncé Live at Roseland” DVD, following her hubby on his Watch the Throne tour and now, recording new music. Although she has yet [...]

NENE LEAKES JOINS THE CAST OF “GLEE” »

N eNe Leakes, from The Real Housewives of Atlanta, is set to play a recurring character on FOX’s hit show “Glee.” NeNe will play, Roz Washington, the school’s synchronized-swim team coach and Coach Sue Sylvester’a latest rival. NeNe has already filmed her first episode and there is no word on what episode she is [...]

DUTCH MAGAZINE CALLS RIHANNA A NIGGA B—-! »

E va Hoeke editor of the Dutch magazine, Jackie for the past 8 years, came under enormous fire yesterday when she half-heartedly apologized for her article referring to singer, Rihanna as a “Nigga B—-!” While she said it was written in a joking way, the black community in the Netherlands, and many all over [...]

NICOLE MURPHY CAUGHT IN FINANCIAL SCAM »

N icole Murphy, the ex-wife of Eddie Murphy, is out seven million dollars, due to financial scam. Now, the man accused of conning her out of the money has been indicted on charges of money laundering, mail fraud and obstruction of justice. According to the federal indictment, Troy Stratos defrauded Nicole Murphy out of [...]

MARY J. BLIGE REGRETS HER TATTOOS »

M ary J. Blige is one of the biggest divas in the music industry, but the entertainer has a regret: tattoos! While walking the red carpet at the VH1 DIVAS Celebrates Soul at New York City’s Hammerstein Ballroom, Mary said she will not be adding any more tattoos to her collection. “I have seven [...]

WILL SMITH SPORTING HIS NEW SHAVED HEAD »

W ill Smith shows off his new shaved head as he pulls his car door shut after a night out on the town over the weekend in Miami. Will went out for a steak dinner at Prime 112 before spending time at Casa Tua, where he met a group of fans before heading inside. [...]

VANESSA BRYANT STEP-DAD: SHE’S A GOLD DIGGER! »

F ool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me. Fool me thrice — and the divorce papers will come flying. Vanessa Bryant filed for divorce from her NBA husband of 10 and a half years, Kobe, last Friday, cheating allegations are the rumored cause. One person who isn’t buying into [...]

JAY-Z AND KANYE WEST RESPOND TO LAWSUIT »

J ay-Z and Kanye West have finally responded to allegations made by soul singer Syl Johnson in a lawsuit that he filed which states that the rappers used an uncleared sample of his 1967 hit “Different Strokes” on “The Joy” from the deluxe version of Watch the Throne. Syl Johnson initially voiced his concerns [...]

INDIA.ARIE BEING SUED BY FORMER MANAGER »

N oreen Nalli, who served as India Arie’s manager from 2005-2009, has filed a lawsuit claiming that India.Arie fired her without any prior notice. According to the lawsuit, she also claimed that India.Arie still owes her money while India.Arie actually filed a counter-lawsuit that claims that she overpaid Nalli. She also mentioned that she [...]