Monica Brown

Monica Brown is not pregnant according to her friend, industry veteran Stephen Hill. The former president of programming at BET Networks dismissed the rumor in a post on on Sunday.

Hill posted an Instagram photo of himself posing with the R&B Diva, along with a caption: “Not Pregnant. In case you’d been misled…” He added the hashtags #Monica #SheGlowingThough.

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Trump curse? Rapper JAY-Z was completely shut out at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards, despite leading all GRAMMY nominations with eight at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, January 28, in New York City.

Hours before the live telecast, JAY-Z accomplished something rapper Eminem could not: he got the attention of President Donald Trump on

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Beyonce and Jay Z celebrate after the Grammy Salute to Himself

Power couple Beyonce Knowles and JAY-Z celebrate at a restaurant after attending the Clive Davis GRAMMY Salute to Industry Icons Honoring Jay-Z. The music icons were spotted heading to their final night out before the GRAMMY Awards which broadcasts live Sunday (Jan. 28) from Madison Square Garden in New York City.

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Jemele Hill

Jemele Hill is denying reports that she was demoted from SportsCenter and downgraded to blogging for ESPN’s the Undefeated.

In a lengthy statement on, the outspoken former sports anchor claimed she is leaving SportsCenter because she asked to be a blogger.

“I have a few things to say,” Hill tweeted on Saturday.

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Monica Brown at Roc Nation

R&B Diva Monica Brown slayed in a long brown coat and thigh high crushed velvet boots at JAY-Z‘s Roc Nation Brunch honoring himself at the World Trade Center on Saturday, as part of Sunday’s Grammy Awards telecast in NYC.

Photos by BACKGRID

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Sean Combs and Cassie attend Pre-Grammy Gala Salute To JAY-Z

L.A. power couple Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs and Cassie Ventura attended the Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala and GRAMMY Salute to Industry Icons Honoring JAY-Z on Saturday in New York City. The spectacular event was just one of the many star-studded pre-Grammy parties popping in New York City over the big Grammy weekend. The first ever all-rap and hip-hop Grammy Awards will be telecast live on Sunday, Jan. 28.

Photos by Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images

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Jay Z is seen before the Roc Nation event

JAY-Z hosted a star-studded Roc Nation THE BRUNCH party honoring himself at the World Trade Center, as part of Grammy Weekend on Saturday in New York City. The dapper 47-year-old rapper’s invited guests included his well-heeled wife Beyonce, Mariah Carey, La La Anthony, Remy Ma, T.I. Harris, Monica Brown, Swizz Beatz, Jaden Smith, Nick Jonas, Dej Loaf, Omari Hardwick, Chris Bosh, Jasmine Sanders and Terrence J, Iggy Azalea, DJ Khaled, Justine Skye, Fat Joe, Brooklyn Beckham, Big Sean and too many more to list.

Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images

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Jemele Hill

Outspoken ESPN sports anchor Jemele Hill has been booted from her high-profile gig at ESPN’s SportsCenter ‘The 6’.

The news comes after the 41-year-old sports anchor was suspended by ESPN in October for badmouthing President Donald Trump and for urging her followers to boycott Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones‘ sponsors.

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Sonny Digital

Black rappers are beginning to question the hip-hop industry’s sudden love affair with non-black rappers.

Rap producer Sonny Digital has noticed the industry’s emphasis on white rappers and producers.

DJ Khaled, Post Malone (“Rockstar”), Tekashi69, aka 6ix9ine, and Lil Pump (“Gucci Gang”) are just some of the white rappers who are highly favored by the music industry right now.

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Ryan Cameron Frank Ski

Frank Ski (right) is the most likely in-house talent to replace outgoing morning man Ryan Cameron, who announced he is leaving the station to pursue a partnership position at a branding company.

Ryan made the surprise announcement on V-103 Morning Show on Friday.

“I have done everything I can in this field,” said Cameron, who has worked for V-103 for 18 years. “It’s time for another chapter in my life.”

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