Archive for July 2010

Source: ‘Jermaine Dupri Depressed Over Breakup With Janet Jackson’

Close friends of troubled producer Jermaine Dupri say he’s depressed and despondent over his breakup with pop legend Janet Jackson. His friends asked this blogger to try and understand the reasoning behind Friday night’s emotional outburst that led to death threats. “Your post hit him where it truly hurts,” said one friend, who asked to…

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Willow Smith Will Be a Superstar Whether You Like it Or Not

Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith’s fashionable daughter Willow made her most recent foray into the world of entertainment with a professional photo shoot on the Trocadero in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower in Paris yesterday. While there they surprised a newlywed and happily posed for photos with them. Are my eyes deceiving me? When did…

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Tameka “Tiny” Cottle Hopes Her Dad Will Escort Her Down the Aisle

Friends and inside sources have been whispering about rapper T.I. and his fiancee Tiny’s “secret” wedding in Miami for months now. The news of the wedding’s date and location (this weekend) was made public by a number of radio and blogs last week. When the couple finally say their “I do’s” after 9 years together,…

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fanMAIL: Follow up on the Dupri threatens blogger story

Thanks to loyal reader Brian over at HipHopBlog for this follow up to my post about music producer Jermaine Dupri’s veiled threats to end my life over a blog post that he didn’t like. A friend who was on the line – a local club promoter who heard the whole thing — defended Dupri’s actions…

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Police Now believe CJ’s Mother Slaughtered Her Own Children

In a strange twist of events, Staten Island police now say Leisa Jones, 33, may have used a straight edge razor to slit the throats of her three oldest children before setting her Port Richmond apartment ablaze early Thursday. Police initially believed C.J. Jones, Leisa Jones’ troubled 14-year-old son, slashed the throats of his two…

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Jermaine Dupri: “I’ve got people ready to kill you!”

An enraged Jermaine Dupri launched into a profanity-filled tirade during a late-night phone call last night that left the hair standing up on the back of my neck. A friend called me around 11 pm to say he had Dupri on the line and was it alright if he spoke with me. I agreed to…

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fanMAIL: Amy Winehouse and Nas *Updated*

Edited: to add another email from loyal reader D. Bryant (scroll down)… Loyal reader Domi writes: Good Day Ms. Rose, My name is Dominique from Los Angeles and I visit your site every single day. I have attempted to register to comment on your site to no avail, but I just had to leave you…

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Obama Administration ‘Panicking’ Over Losing Whites

According to conservative political commentator Patrick J. Buchanon, white voters who helped put U.S. president Barack Obama in the White House are now abandoning him in droves. In a post on World Net Daily, Buchanon sees the rush to judgment and hasty termination of former USDA official Shirley Sherrod as the latest in a long…

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Brian McKnight: The Kid is Not My Son

According to TMZ.com, R&B singer Brian McKnight, shown above with his sons, is breathing easier this morning now that paternity tests prove he is not the father of a gold digger’s 14-year-old boy. Brian McKnight is not the father of a 14-year-old kid in Florida — so says a DNA test — and now, he’s…

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How the Mighty Have Fallen: Jermaine Dupri Rebounds

It was a great ride: After two decades of churning out bubble gum rap and crafting memorable hits for such artists as Bow Wow, Kris Kross, Xscape and Da Brat, music producer-turned rapper Jermaine Dupri has come full circle. The pint sized former rap mogul now finds himself staring at an uncertain future as he…

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