Rapper Twista, right, is mourning the violent death of his bodyguard, Davy “6’9″ Easterling, left, who was found shot and burned in a South Side Chicago home Friday.
A South African pop star is quickly becoming a star in the United States — but not for her music. Dencia is making a name for herself in the west with her skin whitening product Whitenicious.
Def Jam Records held a listening party for rap artist Rick Ross‘s new album Mastermind at the Colony Theater on Miami Beach. Other celebs in the house included Fat Joe, Busta Rhymes, DJ Khaled, Cash Money Records co-founder Bryan “Baby” Williams, music producer Scott Storch, up-and-coming rapper Lambo (Gloria James‘ boyfriend), and more. Mastermind is set to be released on March 4.
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The Brooklyn Nets signed 35-year-old bench rider Jason Collins to a 10-day contract on Sunday. According to sources, President Obama called in a favor to his good friend, minority team owner and rapper Jay Z.
Normally, this type of signing wouldn’t register a blip in the news. But Collins recently announced he is a homosexual — after dating a woman for 8 years. Now he is celebrated for his sexual proclivities — not for his subpar basketball average of 1.1 points per game.
Eddie Murphy’s ex-wife Nicole Brown Murphy, 46, was seen filming her reality TV show ‘Hollywood Exes’ on the beach in Maui. Hollywood Exes also stars Will Smith’s first wife, Sheree Fletcher, and R. Kelly’s ex-wife Andrea. Season 3 premieres on VH1 on April 30.
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Celebs Out & About: Kerry Washington, Lupita Nyong’o, Brandy Norwood, Tika Sumpter, Tyrese, Nia Long
Pregnant actress Kerry Washington was glowing at the 45th NAACP Image Awards presented by TV One at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on Saturday, February 22 in Pasadena, California.
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British singer Seal Samuel, 51, took his kids, Henry, Johan, Lou and Leni Samuel to play in a kiddie soccer match on Saturday. The children’s mother is supermodel Heidi Klum. After the game, Seal and his kids were seen leaving Toscana restaurant in Brentwood in his spanking new 2014 Rolls-Royce Wraith. Seal took B&W pictures with his limited edition Leica M Monochrom camera. Just the camera body (with no lens) retails for $8,000. See a picture of the camera after the break.
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Eviction records on file at the courthouse seem to suggest a motive behind Tamika Fuller’s demands for upfront cash of $7,500 from rapper Chris “Ludacris” Bridges. Let’s just say that Fuller has a history of having trouble keeping a personal residence based on the public records I’ve obtained. I could go into greater detail, but it’s Sunday, and I must save something for my next post.