Now we know why LL Cool J started bleaching his skin. The retired rapper was a swarthy sex symbol in the 1980s and '90s. The ladies couldn't get enough of his sexy lips.
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Kylie Jenner's ex BFF, Jordyn Woods showed off her new platinum blonde lacefront wig while shopping in London before heading to Dubai. Jordyn, 20, wore a rhinestone-studded cropped hoodie with matching sweatpants and a cropped leather biker jacket.
Back in March, your auntie told you that comedic actress Tiffany Haddish was honored with her very own bottle of Lawry's seasoned salt. But some of you were not happy.
Ludacris is doing his part to convince men to clean up nicely. The rap mogul and actor signed on to pitch Harry's Body Wash and he appears in a shower promo for the brand.
Blac Chyna has been dropped as a brand ambassador for a stroller company after her recent altercation at a theme park on Easter Sunday. Chyna was at the theme park with her two children and friends. Numerous park patrons uploaded cell phone videos of Chyna trying to swing her daughter's push-along car stroller at the Six Flags Magic Mountain outside of Los Angeles.
It was all a bit too much for the stroller company, who were horrified at the sight of a stroller being used as a dangerous weapon.
This popular professional athlete is now retired, but he is still in high demand as a commercial pitchman. In fact, he earns more money filming 30-second commercials than he did playing ball!
Can you guess who this famous athlete is?
See the answer after the break!
Sean Combs revealed the latest commercial in his ongoing Ciroc campaign starring his celebrity friends Cassie, Monica Brown, French Montana, DJ Khaled, Dej Loaf, and Fatboy.
In the new ad, Combs, 48, challenges his pal, French Montana, to a tennis match. DJ Khaled and Monica discuss Sean's chances while sunning themselves at courtside.
With the plethora of stars and pseudo-celebrities flooding their social media timelines with advertisements and sponsored posts, some celebrities are forced to get creative.
Reality TV star Draya Michele got her followers' attention with this sexy sponsored post for Foot Action and Scotch Porter men's grooming products.
Serena Williams' new Gatorade commercial raised questions when viewers noticed the infant in Serena's arms is not her daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian, Jr.
Love & Hip Hop Hollywood creator Mona Scott-Young is "disgusted" by reality TV star Hazel-E's rant against dark skinned women. Scott-Young is considering whether to terminate the young starlet's contract after she referred to dark skinned women as "monkeys".
They broke him…
Cam Newton has apologized to a female reporter for joking about her knowledge of wide receiver passing routes. Newton made the joke at a press conference on Wednesday.
NFL star Cam Newton has lost a major sponsor after he expressed surprise that a woman was familiar with wide receiver passing routes.
Dannon Yogurt announced Thursday that Newton, 28, was fired as the spokesman for their Oikos Yogurt brand after he made what they referred to as "sexist and disparaging" comments about women.
Yesterday in St. Louis, Grammy-nominated, multi platinum rapper Jeezy threw out the first pitch for the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Jeezy, who turns 40 today (Sept. 28) threw out the 1st pitch in celebration of expanding his business portfolio with his new partnership with Defiance Fuel.
Ciara, Amber Rose, and Sean Combs are among 100 celebrities and social media "influencers" who received FTC warning letters about disclosing paid endorsements on social media. The FTC is cracking down on A to Z-list celebrities who hawk products on social media without disclosing the posts are paid endorsements.
Amber Rose announced her new partnership with Zoobe character voice-messaging app at the 2016 SXSW over the weekend.
The Zoobe app creates 3D characters for Android and iPhone users to perform their user’s voice messages and share video clips with friends.
Amber was at the SXSW to promote her new 3D character, "MUVA," she created in conjunction with Zoobe app.
Shocking news out of Paris: Willow Smith was just named the face of Chanel today. The 15-year-old daughter of power couple Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith is not even a model.
Karl Lagerfeld and his young muse posed for photos at Chanel's Fashion week ready to wear runway show in Paris today.
"This is off the record." That's what a record label insider told me earlier today when she called to pour tea about Rihanna.
In most cases when an insider calls me, it's because the tea is so scalding hot that they need to unburden themselves. It also helps if they can't stand the artist.
Rap mogul Jay Z refused to promote his fragrance, Gold Jay Z, so says a $18 million lawsuit filed against him.
Jay Z, whose real name is Shawn Carter, refused to make appearances to promote the Gold Jay Z toilet water after pocketing $2 million, says the licensing company that filed the lawsuit.
NFL quarterback Russell Wilson is the laughing stock of the NFL.
The Seattle Seahawks quarterback made bizarre claims that he cured his head injury by drinking bottled water.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) frowns upon such shenanigans.
Rapper 50 Cent was in Atlanta today hawking bottles of Effen Vodka to help raise cash to pay off the $7 million debt he owes to rapper Rick Ross' baby mama.
Braxton sibling Trina Braxton's business skills are being questioned. The part-time singer and full-time reality personality posted a disclaimer of sorts on her Facebook page distancing herself from her own name brand hair weave collection.
Singer and reality TV star Tamar Braxton opened up on Instagram.com about her abusive past with men.
Mega pop star Rihanna launched her first ever men's fragrance called Rogue Man cologne at the Lenox Mall Macy's in the tony Buckhead area of Atlanta on Saturday.
Over 3,000 screaming fans assembled to see the Bajan singer but only 500 of them got the chance to meet her up close and personal. Rihanna posed with many of the fans who purchased bottles of her cologne. The singer paused to speak with Dennis Byron of HipHopEnquier.com about her decision to launch her newest brand.
LeBron James, the greatest NBA player on earth, continues to make major moves on the business side of the ball.
James, who will play for the Cleveland Cavaliers this season, visited Nike headquarters to launch his new Nike 12 sneakers.
An executive with Iovate, makers of Xenadrine® weight loss formula, has repeatedly emailed me with demands to remove this photo (and others like it) of local attorney and reality TV star Phaedra Parks wearing UGG boots while carrying Whole Foods shopping bags.
British chanteuse Rita Ora isn't just a fan of Adidas sportswear, she is designing a collection for the iconic sportswear brand.
Rita announced her major achievement on her social media pages today.
"It's official my first collection for Adidas!!!," she wore. "Yes finally! Me and my team have worked so hard together to create the best sexiest coolest sportswear possible. Please enjoy it and bots it's time to takeover!"
Rita is seen above celebrating her new UK #1 single "I Will Never Let You Down" at BBC Radio One Studios in central London today.
The corporate sponsorships keep rolling in for troubled music producer Kanye West, despite his recent rant against corporate greed. Footwear giant Adidas announced a new sponsorship deal with West worth $10 million.
$10 million might not seem like a lot of money considering the hundreds of millions Adidas and NIKE throws at professional athletes for endorsements, but West will reportedly receive royalties on his products. The lack of royalties is the reason behind West's split with NIKE.
Rap mogul Jay Z is under pressure to cancel his upcoming watch launch at Barneys New York after two black consumers accused the high end retailer of racial profiling. College student Travon Christian filed a lawsuit against Barneys and the NYPD after he was detained and accused of using a stolen debit card to pay for his purchase of a $300 belt.