Rap tycoon T.I.'s new reality show, Sisterhood of Hip Hop, follows 5 struggling young women who dream of making it big in the music business. History tells us that the outlook for these women is bleak.
Monthly Archives: June 2014
..their national 'On The Run' Tour is not suffering from dismal ticket sales. According to Billboard magazine (which can easily be influenced by the glare of a star's spotlight), the On The Run Tour is selling well.
But numerous national media outlets are detailing Beyonce and Jay Z's struggles to sell tickets to their upcoming co-headline tour. Many believe the brutal beating Jay Z suffered at the hands of his sister-in-law, Solange Knowles, has destroyed his street cred.
Rap artist Jadakiss is a businessman, yo. The 39-year-old NY native recently opened a juice bar to dispense healthy, nutritional beverages in his hometown of Yonkers. Jadakiss, whose real name is Jason Phillips, coined his unusual stage name from his deep longing for actress Jada Pinkett.
Rap mogul T.I., aka Tip, right, and singer/actress Jennifer Lopez, 2nd from right, were guests on BET's 106 & Park at BET studio in New York City yesterday. T.I. and J-Lo posed for photos with the show's co-hosts Bow Wow, left, and Keshia Chante.
The Gay agenda's war on heterosexual women and family traditions continues.
This story sounds like something out of a Frankenstein movie: 2 gay men in Dallas, Texas hired a surrogate to carry eggs that were fertilized in a lab. When the surrogate delivered two healthy baby boys the men petitioned a Texas judge to remove the birth mother's name from the birth certificates and replace her name with their own -- as if they gave birth to the boys.
Wisely, the judge said no.
Popular radio jock Angie Martinez resigned from Hot 97 in NYC today after 15 years on the air. Martinez, who stars in the poorly received reality show This is Hot 97, announced her resignation on social media.
An actor who shot his wife to death in front of their 2 young sons pleaded not guilty to murder on Wednesday.
Michael Jace, who played a police officer on TV's 'The Shield,' entered his plea through his attorneys, the NY Post reports.
April Jace, 40, had three sons, including the 2 boys she had with Michael Jace.
Comedian Kevin Hart interacted with excited fans at the Toronto Premiere of relationship comedy sequel Think Like a Man Too. Hart, who also starred in the 2012 original movie, posed for photos and signed autographs at the theater. Think Like a Man is based on Steve Harvey's 2009 book Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. The film also stars Gabrielle Union, LaLa Anthony, Michael Ealy, Taraji P. Henson, Regina Hall, Meagan Good, Terrence J, Jenifer Lewis, and Wendy Williams, among others. Think Like A Man Too is in theaters Friday.
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A woman who documented her son's chronic medical problems on her personal blog was arrested and charged with using salt to murder the boy.
Lacey Spears of Scottsville, Ky., was arrested on charges of second-degree murder and first-degree manslaughter, The Journal News reports (via The NY Post).
Children should be off limits, but socialite Kim Kardashian apparently doesn't think so. The mother of one reportedly brags to her friends and paid help that her daughter North West is cuter than Blue Ivy, Beyonce's daughter with aging rapper Jay Z.
Bragging on their offspring isn't unusual for first-time moms. But sources say Kim's bagging is designed to get under Beyonce's skin.
Singer and former Disney star Zendaya Coleman, 17, was cast in the coveted role of deceased hip hop star Aaliyah in an upcoming Lifetime biopic on the star's life and death. But the TV movie will never see the light of day if Aaliyah's family gets their way.
Rap tycoon Chris Ludacris Bridges was seen leaving the 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' studios in Hollywood, California yesterday.
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After capturing a large swath of northern Iraq, ISIS rebels are continuing their push into the southern regions of Baghdad, capturing oil refineries along the way.
If Iraq oil becomes restricted or taken off line, oil prices are expected to hit $200 per barrel.
MTV premiered rapper T.I.'s latest music video entitled "No Mediocre" featuring rapper Iggy Azalea. The video was shot on location in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, by Director X. "All I want is bad chicas/I don't want no mediocre," T.I. raps as a bevy of exotic beauties bump and grind for his approval.
Watch the video after the break.
Rap producer Dr. Dre was blessed by electronics giant Apple, Inc., so he's blessing others by sharing the wealth. Dre, 49, left a $5,000 tip for a waitress at a West Hollywood venue on Thursday, Radar Online reports.