Young MA

Loyal reader Django sent in this video of rapper Young M.A. who is best known for her one hit, titled “Ooouuu”. While on tour last year, Young M.A., 25, subsisted on fast food and eventually tipped the scales at 171 pounds. For this segment of Fuse TV’s “Made from Scratch,” M.A. invited her beloved grandmother, G-MAC, to teach her how to make healthy home cooking that will keep the weight off.

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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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Keshia Knight Pulliam

Shanti Das of The Hip-Hop Professional Foundation and Keshia Knight Pulliam of Kamp Kizzy hosted their 6th annual “No Reservations Needed” Dinner at the Atlanta Union Mission on Tuesday. Each Year Keshia and Shanti Das feed about 600 Homeless Men.

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Kandi Burruss

Kandi Burruss‘s southern cuisine restaurant just barely passed a surprise health inspection 2 weeks ago.

The Old Lady Gang Southern Cuisine restaurant, located at 177 Peters Street in Alanta’s warehouse district, received a 78 (Grade C) score from the Fulton County Health Inspector on August 24.

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roaches

On Sunday afternoon, a friend and I sat down for lunch at The Tavern at Phipps restaurant in the Buckhead neighborhood of Atlanta. We were having drinks and good conversation when, out of the corner of my eye, I spotted an adult German cockroach crawling across the wall toward me.

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Debra Lee, 2nd from right hosted her Pre-BET Awards dinner in Los Anngeles on Wednesday. Her invited guests included Erica Ash, left, Remy Ma, 2nd from left, and Wendy Robinson, right. The 2017 BET Awards airs June 25 on BET.

Photo by Prince Williams/ATLPics.net

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Jennifer Drake, Tricky Stewart, Dina Marto, Tip Harris

Grammy Award-winning producer Tricky Stewart, 2nd from left, Dina Marto (Twelve Music & Studios), 2nd from right, and Jennifer Drake (SonyATV), far left, hosted a private dinner at the Georgian Terrace Hotel in Atlanta, in support of Mayoral candidate Kwanza Hall. They are pictured with music mogul Clifford “Tip” Harris, Jr.

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