The posts will be slow today because I'm currently handling personal business. My apologies to my loyal readers who visit daily for the latest up-to-date (accurate) celebrity news & entertainment.

Yesterday I wrote a post about a reckless rumor that was tweeted on the social networking website by Atlanta mix DJ Greg Street who holds down the 6-10 spot on V-103.

As some of you know, Street took to on Sunday to announce "Breaking News" alleging that T.I.'s road manager Clay Evans slapped AG Entertainment boss Alex Gidewon in the face during a dispute over VIP wrist bands at T.I.'s Farewell concert after party at the Velvet Room. Even after being corrected by numerous individuals, including myself, Street stuck to his story alleging that Evans told him he slapped Gidewon -- a V-103 client whose substantial advertising dollars makes up a sizable portion of V-103's operating budget.

Anyone who does business in the corporate world knows you that never throw your advertisers under the bus or disrespect your advertisers in a public forum -- unless you're bent on committing career suicide. This is not about me -- as AJC writer Rodney Ho tried to make it out to be in a blog post on yesterday -- this is about a radio DJ who is more like a loose cannon, running amok disparaging one of his employer's biggest accounts.

Street has become a liability to V-103, and if V-103 management doesn't think so then maybe their other advertisers should take heed because they might be going under the bus next.

Clay Evans and Tracye Bryant, who works for T.I.'s label Grand Hustle and who was also smeared by Street on Twitter, reached out to yesterday to set the story straight.

Said Clay Evans via phone:

Beyond the ignorance of Greg [Street], I just really wanted anybody involved to know that there was no violence perpetuated. I have been in a friendship with Alex [Gidewon] for well over 15 years and I value our friendship. It was a verbal altercation in the heat of the battle of what we do. And it just so happens that it was done publicly. On a personal level, I have way too much respect for Alex and his entire family. I have relationships with Alex and his entire family.

And it was just a situation that occurred between friends. No malice was meant, no recourse, no intentions of glory. Beyond the friendship, it was business. We have done numerous business together from humble beginnings. So I don't want anybody to think that there was a vendetta for Alex and that there was any, like malice. It was just a verbal exchange that was done in the heat of battle, and unfortunately some people used it as their opportunity to dig at somebody that they had personal issues with anyway. He and I would have spoken about it the next day. This is not the first argument that we have had, you know what I mean? I have genuine love for him and his family, you know what I mean? And it hurts me that probably now me and him can't get to talk.

It's just unfortunate that it involves this unnecessary attention. That two individuals that have sat down and broke thousands and thousands of dollars amongst each other. Beyond that, our friendship has spanned over 15 years. It's like two brothers, you know what I mean? Everyone knows that Alex is high strung and I'm high strung and we bumped heads, that's all. And we're going to continue to do business together and we're going to continue to be amongst each other, you know. Some people feel this is their opportunity for their personal gain. And I don't agree with it and I don't want it to go any further. It's insulting to me. We're friends. It bothers me a lot and that's what it is.

Tracye Bryant whose name was dragged into the drama by Street, added:

It's going too far basically. It's going way too far. I don't think anybody expected for it to go this far.

Alex Gidewon is expected to sit down with CBS honchos today to air out his grievance. CBS Radio, Inc. is the parent company of V-103.

"Remember Me" featuring Mary J Blige is one of the last tracks T.I. recorded before turning himself in to prison officials in Arkansas today to begin serving a 366 day sentence (he will get time off for good behavior). The track was leaked a couple of weeks ago but links were quickly taken down.

Shout outs to my nephew over at Hiphopupdate for the final, mastered version of the blazin' track!

This will be my last T.I. post today. You don't understand how emotional people are in Atlanta right now. Grown men are tearing up and females are off in a corner crying.

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Rumors that Mike Tyson's 4-year-old daughter has passed away are untrue. She remains in critical condition in a pediatric intensive care unit after being found unconscious in her Phoenix home:

The boxing bad boy's 4-year-old daughter, Exodus Tyson, is currently on life support after getting her neck tangled in a cord from a treadmill in her Phoenix home Monday.
Police say Exodus was playing on the exercise machine at the time of the mishap. Her 7-year-old brother discovered her and called for his mother, who was cleaning in a separate room at the moment of the accident. She called 911, and the child was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital. (Police have not released the mother's name.)
Tyson, 42, was in Las Vegas at the time, but has since arrived in Phoenix to be by his daughter's side.
"The Tyson family would like to extend our deepest and most heartfelt thanks for all your prayers and support, and we ask that we be allowed our privacy at this difficult time," the boxer's rep said in a statement.
The child is described as in "extremely critical condition." READ MORE...

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I just got off the phone with T.I.'s assistant who was on a flight with T.I. about an hour ago. So I know that T.I. is on his way to the prison:

A noon deadline passed Tuesday and rapper T.I. had not gone through the gate to the federal prison in Forrest City, where he was to begin serving time for a weapons conviction.

T.I., whose real name is Clifford J. Harris Jr., was to report at noon CDT to the minimum security prison on the complex to start his year and a day sentence. He performed over the weekend in Atlanta, where he told his audience he'd return in "366 days."

A federal prisons spokesman said after the deadline that Harris was not listed in custody.

Harris could face more than eight years in prison if he does not meet terms of his plea deal. READ MORE...

UPDATE: reports that T.I. arrived at a correctional facility in Arkansas to begin serving his 366 day sentence before noon today. I confirmed this with my source who says T.I.'s manager Clay Evans was so saddened that he told T.I. he couldn't make the trip with him. Grand Hustle CEO Jason Geter made the trip to Arkansas with T.I. instead. T.I. left his family and staff with plenty of cash to make it through the year. His welcome home concert is going to be off the chain!!

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I didn't go inside the club, but I made my way to the Velvet Room on Sunday night to see for myself the huge crowds that descended upon the popular Velvet Room nightclub on Sunday night hoping to be a part of T.I.'s final send off before he enters the federal prison system in Arkansas today.

The line that wrapped around the nightspot located in a suburb of Atlanta, was longer than any I had ever seen at Vision nightclub, which was the predecessor to Velvet Room before it was torn down to make way for Trump Tower in midtown. I should have snapped a pic with my new Sidekick LX 2009 of the red taillights from cars backed up on the exit ramp on I-285. It was a spectacular sight! But none more spectacular than seeing the throngs of beautiful women who came out in the drizzling rain to bid T.I. a fond farewell... until next year.

Enjoy these pics sent by Prince Williams of, and don't forget to visit for more pics from the party!

T.I. arrives in style

Followed by Tiny and her trendy entourage

Alex Gidewon (AG Entertainment) greets T.I.

NBA star Amar'e Stoudemire (Phoenix Suns)

Rap star Maino

T.I. and Sarah Chapman

T.I. and Tiny held a cookout at their estate yesterday for family and friends. A friend said of T.I., "At some point he's going to break down [and cry]. I don't know when, but he's going to break down."

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Greg Street, a local radio DJ for a popular Atlanta urban station staged an inflammatory publicity stunt involving violence against a prominent local businessman on the popular social networking/micro blogging site

Street, who has fallen behind in the ratings to Hot 107.9's Durrty Boyz Show, took to Twitter yesterday afternoon to announce that events promoter Alex Gidewon, of AG Entertainment, was bitch slapped by T.I.'s manager, Clay Evans, during a dispute at the Velvet Room nightclub where T.I. held his official after party for his farewell concert on Sunday night.

Street wrote:

@djgregstreet 6 o'clock News Reports: Clay Evans (TI's road manager) slapped Alex aka AG Ent last night at Velvet Room.

Not only was the statement untrue and reckless, but Street's odd stunt involved two local businessmen (Gidewon and Evans) who contribute directly to his employer's bottom line.

Street's perplexing behavior comes at a time when most radio stations across the country are reeling from the effects of the recession and making deep cuts to their staff. Street's stunt was even more puzzling in light of the fact that Gidewon is one of V-103's most prominent sponsors, contributing more in advertising revenue annually to the station than corporate giants such as Coca Cola.

Gidewon reacted swiftly to Street's shocking allegation by reaching out to V-103 station management last night and threatening to pull his advertising from the station unless there was an equally public retraction from Greg Street on the air today.

Sources believe that DJ Greg Street fabricated the rumor about Gidewon in retaliation for Gidewon's refusal to hold a mixtape release party last year at the Velvet Room for Street's mixtape Sertified Worldwide, which Street released independently after Interscope Records refused to promote the project.

Street was also involved in a very public spat with music mogul Jermaine Dupri that led to Dupri quitting his Saturday night mix show on V-103. Polow Da Don also allegedly dropped Street from his Zone 4 Records label.

Street managed a half assed apology to Gidewon and Evans last night on Twitter, but it might be too little too late:

@djgregstreet: Ok alex, clay said [he] didn't slap you. He just put his hand [in] yo face 2 let you know what it really could. we show luv.

From ContactMusic:

Prison-bound rapper T.I. played a rousing farewell gig to fans on Sunday (5/24) as he winds down his career before embarking on a year-long stint behind bars.

The Live Your Life hitmaker will hand himself over to the authorities by noon on Tuesday (5/26) to start his 366-day jail term, which he was handed in connection with his recent conviction on weapons charges. T.I., real name Clifford Harris, Jr., asked lawmakers to delay his sentence until he could secure a a cell in a minimum-security prison near his home in Atlanta, Georgia.

His request was denied and he must report to authorities in Forrest City, Arkansas on Tuesday as planned. But that didn't stop the star from taking to stage one last time to thrill fans, who have bombarded the star with messages of support ahead of his jail term.
The gig, at Atlanta's Philips Arena, saw a crowd of 16,000 wave banners and cheer as T.I. brought his five children on stage during his track No Matter What.

And he thanked the audience for sticking by him throughout his troubled past: "I'm going to stand up tall, head up high. Thank you for all of your support. "What I need y'all to do is pray for me while I'm gone. I'll see y'all in 366 days."

Grand Hustle comic Lil Duval and TV personality Kenny Burns performed before a fashionably late T.I. hit the stage

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Superstar rapper Young Jeezy and his CTE crew, in conjunction with Stainless Entertainment, presented a Memorial Day Weekend kick off party at Diamonds in Miami, Florida over the weekend. Jeezy's Miami fans showed him love in the streets outside the club. I rep Miami hard. That's where I attended school from 6th grade through college. I wish I'd gone to Miami this weekend. The malls were dead in Atlanta.

(Click image to see if your man was there)

The rooftop of the upscale Gansevoort hotel on South Beach is where it all went down on Saturday. Jeezy held his ultra private pool party for a select few friends and family. It looked like word got out didn't it?

Two of my favorite rappers together: Young Jeezy and Maino (he needs to drop that album!) Maino caught a flight to Atlanta after the pool party to attend T.I.'s sold out farewell concert at the Philips Arena. I got stuck in that traffic on Marietta Street yesterday, and I wasn't even going to the concert. It was gridlock!

I see Jeezy's workout plan is bringing results for him. He dropped a couple of pounds from his frame and bulked up his bulging biceps.

Jeezy greeted rapper Faboloso (R) who attended his private pool party on the rooftop of the Gansevoort hotel on Saturday.

I have one word for her: Pilates.

Video vixen-turned-actress Megan Good partied at Diamonds strip club with Jeezy, CTE, and Chris and Champ of Stainless Entertainment based out of Atlanta. They don't look it, but these dudes are ballin' out of control. The ones you need to avoid are the ones who flash the (fake) bling as bait to hook the golddiggers.

This is an example of a real hood chick from The Bottom. I hear some Atlanta chicks got into it with some hood chicks from Liberty City and ended up getting their wigs tossed!

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The man police say fired the shots that killed up-and-coming Atlanta rapper Dolla in a Beverly Hills shopping mall pleaded not guilty in a L.A. courtroom today.

Aubrey Berry, aka "AB", a 23-year-old Atlanta nightclub promoter, pleaded not guilty to one charge of murder and two counts of assault with a firearm. Police say Berry followed Dolla, 21, real name Roderick Anthony Burton II, to a PF Changs restaurant inside the upscale Beverly Center shopping complex where he was confronted by Dolla and his crew in the restaurant restroom.

After throwing up gang signs (Dolla was allegedly a member of the Crips) a fight ensued and spilled outside the restaurant. Other reports say Berry was in the valet area waiting for his car when Dolla and two others, his cousin Scrapp Deleon and local rapper D.J. Shabazz, approached him. Berry's attorney said he felt threatended and drew his weapon firing two shots into the back of the unarmed Dolla as he ran away. One bullet pierced Dolla's heart killing him.

According to one source, Berry was licensed to carry a concealed weapon, which explains how he was able to get the firearm through airport security. Berry remains jailed in L.A. on $5 million bail.

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Oscar nominated actress Taraji P. Henson looked good enough to eat at last night's U.S. Dream Academy's 8th Annual "Power of a Dream" Gala at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in D.C.

They almost look like twins. Actor Tom Cruise, right, and his adopted son Connor Cruise watched the Lakers lose to the Denver Nuggets in a nail biter last night in game 2 of the Western Conference Finals at the Staples Center in L.A. The series moves to Denver on Saturday for game 3.

This is getting ridiculous. Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith need to cut this boy's hair. He looks too much like a girl.

EDIT: I was JOKING. It was a joke! Call off the dogs! I can't believe this went over some of your heads. Some of you need to get a sense of humor.

I urge TV personality Omarosa Manigault-Stallworth to make an appointment with her plastic surgeon expeditiously to see why one of her man-made boobs is sitting up higher than the other one. That looks painful.

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