Rap mogul T.I. Harris was spotted arriving at JFK airport early this morning (May 15) in New York City. T.I. is in NY on business. T.I.’s wife, Tameka “Tiny” Harris stayed home with their children in Atlanta. Tiny’s full schedule includes playing mom to T.I.’s extended family and shooting daily scenes for their hit reality TV series, T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle with her hair stylist Shekinah Jo.
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Atlanta’s royal couple T.I. and Tiny Harris were spotted together at the private Ladies Night party hosted by Sister 2 Sister magazine event in Atlanta.
There has been widespread speculation that the “Family Hustle” stars were divorcing. But sources close to their camp says the rumors are false.
Other celebs in the house including prison-bound reality TV personality Apollo Nida, Toya and Memphitz Wright, and more!
R&B Icon Janet Jackson is just like you. The 46-year-old star was spotted pulling her luggage along as she arrived solo at LAX on Sunday in Los Angeles, Calif. Remember the heady days when Janet never traveled without bodyguards and a huge entourage?
Sandrarose.com was the first to break the news that rap mogul T.I. “Tip” Harris signed a new record deal with Columbia Records.
Friend of the blog, Shawn “Tubby” Holiday, Columbia’s new SVP of Urban A&R, was instrumental in getting the deal done. Shawn is pictured above with T.I.
Music mogul Pharrell Williams will executive produce T.I.’s fist album on Grand Hustle/Columbia in early 2014. DJ Toomp and Timbaland will also produce the much-anticipated project.
T.I. and his imprint Grand Hustle Records parted ways with Atlantic Records earlier this year. The split was an acrimonious one.
Congratulations to friend of the blog Shawn “Tubby” Holiday who was promoted to Senior Vice President of Urban A&R at Columbia Records! Shawn will oversee the recording projects of celebrities such as T.I. “Tip” Harris (who signed a new record deal with Shawn at Columbia), Beyonce, Alicia Keys, Mariah Carey, Lauryn Hill, and rapper J. Cole, among others. Shawn previously held the position of SVP of A&R at RCA Records since 2011.
Shawn, pictured above left with T.I. Harris, has worked with superstars such as Akon, Keyshia Cole, Lady Gaga, Jennifer Hudson and Robin Thicke, among others.
Follow Shawn on Twitter.com if you believe you have what it takes to make it in the music business.
Rapper 2 Chainz was arrested for obstructing a police officer in Oklahoma City. The Atlanta rapper was taken into custody early Thursday morning after a nine-hour standoff with police. 2 Chainz had just performed in concert with rappers T.I. and Lil Wayne hours earlier.
UK’s Daily Mail reports that the rapper’s tour bus was pulled over when officers observed a broken tail light. After pulling the bus over, police detected the pungent aroma of marijuana in the air and attempted to board the bus, but the occupants locked the bus and prevented the police from boarding.
When the bus occupants refused to exit the bus, the vehicle was towed — occupants and all — to a nearby police training facility.
Rapper T.I., left, and singer Chris Brown pose backstage at the BET Awards 2013 held at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, CA Sunday, June 30. Visit Mr. Worldpremiere blog to watch all the live performances!
Photo: Jason Merritt