R&B crooner Usher Raymond and his longtime girlfriend, industry veteran Grace Miguel, are ready to tie the knot. The two have dated steadily since 2009. Friends say Grace rescued Usher from an unhappy 2-year marriage to former celebrity stylist Tameka Raymond.
Monthly Archives: September 2014
Disgraced Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice and the NFL Players Association plan to appeal his NFL suspension Tuesday.
Rice, 27, was suspended indefinitely by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after new video footage was released showing Rice callously knocking out his now-wife, Janay Rice, in a casino elevator in mid-February.
Too much PDA (public display of affection) nearly landed actress Danièle Watts in jail. The Django Unchained actress and her husband, chef Brian James Lucas, were sitting in their car kissing when someone called 911 to report a prostitute and her john.
Former Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson turned himself in to Houston authorities early Saturday morning. On Friday a grand jury indicted Peterson on charges of whipping his 4-year-old son with a tree branch. Peterson, 29, was booked into jail at 1 a.m. Saturday and released 30 minutes later on $15,000 bond. Houston police released this mugshot of an arrogant Peterson smiling as if he didn’t have a care in the world.
Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson was “deactivated” (read: suspended) after he was indicted for viciously beating his 4-year-son with a switch. Peterson’s weak excuse was that he disciplined his son in the manner which he was raised.
The sad irony is Peterson’s secret Love child was beaten to death in October by his mother’s boyfriend.
Joseph Patterson, 27, was arrested and charged in that case.
The Internet is buzzing about former rapper Romeo Miller losing his leading role in the ‘Chocolate City’ movie to suspect actor Robert Ri’chard, pictured at right with actor Tyson Beckford. As the title suggests, Chocolate City is about male strippers who make a living taking it all off — usually for other men. The movie also stars Vivica A. Fox, Carmen Electra, Gloria Govan and Ginuwine.
A. J. Delgado, a National Review columnist, says former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice is “a victim,” and the shocking elevator video footage actually helped his case.
VH1 leaked the full 1st episode of Mona Scott-Young’s latest scripted series Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood. Networks usually release full videos in advance of the season premiere because they are jittery about the reviews from test market screenings. Watch the video after the jump and let VH1 know if they should scrap this series and start again from scratch.
Music producer Swizz Beatz and his pregnant wife Alicia Keys celebrated his birthday with a ‘Coming To America’ themed birthday party in NYC last night. Invited guests included LaLa and Carmelo Anthony, Swizz’s ex- Mashonda Tifrere, rapper DMX, rap mogul Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs, and more.
Singer and actor Chris Brown was spotted at a photoshoot in the Soho area of New York City on Thursday. Brown drops his fifth studio album, X, next week.
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