Singer R. Kelly, 47, is having difficulty coming to terms with the news that his oldest daughter Jaya Kelly suffers from gender dysphoria, a mental disconnect between her biological sex and her chosen gender.
“Well, first off don’t start by calling her my son,” Kelly told WCGI’s The Morning Riot. ”As far as that’s concerned, always believe what you see—with your own eyes that is. That’s the best way to go about this business. I’ve heard a lot of things about a lot of people and it was never true.”
They say there’s a kernel of truth in every joke. No wonder British rapper Iggy Azalea laughed dryly when her boyfriend, NBA player Nick Young, described her as “very moody.”
Designer jeffstaple is the man behind the famous Nike Pigeon Dunks. Riots broke out at stores where the shoes were sold in NYC. DJ Mustard is responsible for the track to R&B singer Keyshia Cole‘s coming out anthem, “She”. YG is a rapper on Young Jeezy‘s CTE World label.
jeffstaple recently caught up with California natives YG and DJ Mustard at Irving Plaza in NYC, and the three of them discuss fame, challenges, their relationship with Snoop, and what YG’s so called “Krazy Life” is all about.
YG and DJ Mustard go way back, even forming their own record label group known as Pu$haz Ink back in 2008. Beginning with YG’s mixtape “The Real 4 Fingaz,” DJ Mustard began significantly producing on YG’s projects. After releasing several songs that boosted their respective followings on the internet, YG signed to Def Jam in 2009. In September 2013, YG revealed that his album would be released via Def Jam Recordings and would be titled “My Krazy Life.”
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There was a time when the mere mention of singer Rihanna‘s name caused a designer’s temperature to rise. But those days are long gone, as Rihanna hasn’t a hit song in years. According to the Bajan singer’s stylist, Mel Ottenberg, it’s becoming more difficult to dress the singer because fashion designers have simply stopped shipping their collections for her to sample.
These are desperate times for reality TV personality Karlie Redd whose head was on producer Mona Scott Young‘s chopping block last season. In compliance with the terms of her contract, the Love & Hip Hop Atlanta cast member is busy giving interviews explaining the demise of her fake relationship with local rap artist Yung Joc.
Being Mary Jane star Gabrielle Union covers the 11th Anniversary issue of Vegas magazine.
Despite enduring the public humiliation of a having a cheating fiancé (Dwyane Wade), Union still has a lot to be thankful for.
Rapper Future Hendrix recently sat down with Elliott Wilson, former editor-in-chief of XXL Magazine and founder of RapRadar.com, to take part in Wilson’s ongoing “CRWN live interview” series at the Plaza Theater in Atlanta. The conversation took place the same day Future’s album Honest dropped in stores.