Talk show Diva Wendy Williams celebrated her 50th birthday party? with a legendary performance by Chaka Khan at The OUT Hotel in NYC on Thursday. Celebs in attendance included rapper Shad Moss, formerly known as Bow Wow, reality TV personalities Tami Roman (BBQ Wives), Erica Mena (LHHNY), singer Joe, HLN anchor Jane Velez-Mitchell, Sherri Shepherd, and more.
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Actress Tia Mowry-Hardrict and her son Cree Taylor Hardrict attend Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Sports Awards 2014 at UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion on Thursday, July 17, in Los Angeles, California.
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Atlanta rapper Yung Joc regrets making Forbes’ Richest Rappers list. Yung Joc, whose real name is Jasiel Robinson, was an up-and-coming rapper with a regional hit titled “It’s Goin Down” when he signed to Sean Combs‘ Bad Boy Records in 2006. Bad Boy released Joc’s debut album New Joc City which shot to #3 on the Billboard charts. Forbes took note of the young rapper’s success. In 2006 Joc was ranked #20 on the Forbes’ Richest Rappers list with an approximate personal wealth of $10 million. That’s when, Joc says, his friends and family started counting his money for him. “It made people really upset,” Joc said.
Comedian Tracy Morgan, 45, struggled to walk with a walker while visiting the doctor in Midtown, New York City. Morgan was accompanied by his fiancee model Megan Wollover and their first child, daughter Maven. Morgan was recently released from a rehab facility after his tour bus was struck by a Walmart truck in June.
Noted playwright and director Tyler Perry has teamed up with Oprah Winfrey to bring you another urban relationship drama featuring beautiful couples involved in complicated relationships, not unlike some of yours.
A transsexual sibling of National Basketball Association player Reggie Bullock was found murdered in Baltimore, Reuters reports.
According to gossip tabloid The National Enquirer, attorney and multimedia personality Sherri Shepherd is on the verge of a nervous breakdown.
“Sherri is on the verge of a breakdown,” a worried friend told The Enquirer. “What’s happening to her is too much for any one person to bear. She has serious health issues and we’re afraid she’s going to collapse under the strain.”
A casting company is under fire for creating a racist ad seeking ill-shaped dark skinned girls with hair weave for a Universal Pictures movie on the rise of rap supergroup N.W.A.
Gossip tabloid TMZ.com spoke with a rep for the Sande Alessi Casting agency that created the controversial casting ad.