Dr. Jackie Walters

Join Dr. Jackie Walters and the 50 Shades of Pink Foundation for a breast cancer support group meeting this Sunday, Sept. 16, from 2 PM to 4 PM! The breast cancer support group is hosted by Dr. Jacqueline Walters, MD and sponsored by Myriad Fellowship.

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Gucci Mane

Photographer Cam Kirk, who's trying to make a name for himself in the cutthroat world of professional photography, has announced a new photo exhibit starring ex-con repeat offender Gucci Mane.

The photo exhibition will be on display inside a church, in keeping with Gucci's rap moniker, "Trap God".

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T.I. performs on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

From a press release:

"ATLANTA, GA ----- The Atlanta Hawks and Grammy Award-winning superstar and Atlanta native Tip "T.I." Harris have teamed up to make Opening Night versus the Indiana Pacers on Saturday, Nov. 1st the hottest ticket in town. The celebration will start as soon as fans enter the doors and fans will have good reason to come early."

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Chattrisse Dolabaille and Missy Elliott

Canadian actress Chattrisse Dolabaille has been selected to play rapper producer Missy Elliott in the Lifetime biopic on the late singer Aaliyah's life.

The Internet melted down when a similarly hued actress, Zendaya Coleman, was chosen to play Aaliyah. Coleman, who is mixed, backed out of the project when the pressure became too much to bare.

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Will Packer

Film producer, and friend of the blog, Will Packer proposed to his longtime love, Heather, in a major way over the weekend. Packer, who is currently producing Think Like a Man Too in Vegas, surprised Heather by dropping to one knee in front of 40,000 at the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans.

"We actually met four years ago, here at ESSENCE. I need y'all to help me out," Will asked the crowd as he brought his girlfriend out onstage. "Heather, you’ve changed my life. I love you so much. You make me happier than words can express," said Will as the audience roared.

Will presented Heather with a custom 10K diamond ring as she wiped the tears from her eyes. "She said yes ya’ll!!" said Will after Heather stopped jumping up and down.

Congrats to the happy couple! 4 years is surely long enough for the Dopamine to wear off. Read the full text of Packer's heartfelt proposal to Heather after the break.

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2013 BET Awards Press Conference

L-R: Comedian Chris Tucker, rapper Kendrick Lamar, singers Tamar Braxton, Charlie Wilson, Chris Brown, and BET Exec Stephen Hill attended the BET Awards 2013 Press Conference at Icon Ultra Lounge in Los Angeles, California, on Tuesday, May 14. Pregnant reality TV star Tamar Braxton ("Tamar and Vince") is nominated for Best Female R&B/Pop Artist, and Chris Brown is nominated for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist.

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JeVale McGee and Pamela McGee

Oprah Winfrey is a woman on a mission to keep her struggling OWN Network from going under. In addition to her acclaimed series, Behind The Scenes, Oprah has movie projects in the works and a TV production deal with Tyler Perry.

Oprah's latest offering is a reality TV show featuring Washington Wizards center JaVale McGee and his colorful mom, former WNBA player Pamela McGee.

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Lil Wayne TI Future tour

Lil Wayne has ignored pleas from his friends and family to enter drug rehab after suffering recurrent seizures last week.

The 30-year-old rapper instead announced a grueling 40-city 'America's Most Wanted Tour' with rappers T.I. and Future.

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Siovaughn Funches-Wade on Dr Phil

Dwyane Wade's ex-wife Siovaughn Funches-Wade is back.

The last we heard, she was being dragged kicking and screaming from her Chicago area home by police after she refused to turn over the couple's 2 sons to Wade's sister for Wade's court-ordered visitation.

The Miami Heat superstar was given full custody of his sons while Funches-Wade was allowed alternate weekends supervised visitations -- in Miami.

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Law and Order SVU Chris Brown and Rihanna

In another case of art imitating life, NBC is set to air a controversial episode of Law & Order: SVU titled "My Funny Valentine", about an abusive celebrity who beats his girlfriend to death.

It's not a stretch to figure out who the characters are portraying in real life. It's just a matter of when will Rihanna end up like the character in the SVU episode.

Law and Order SVU

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Beyonce and Jay Z

Beyonce and Jay Z attended a glittering Hollywood-style premiere for her upcoming HBO TV special, Life is But a Dream. Yes, you read that right. Beyonce threw herself a splashy movie premiere -- complete with red carpet and paparazzi -- for a TV special!
Photos: Splash News Online

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