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Rapper Gunna denied rumors that he and R&B singer Chloe Bailey are smashing.

The rumors started after Gunna and Chloe were spotted sitting courtside during the Atlanta Hawks home game opener at State Farm Arena last month.

Record labels constantly manufacture relationships to protect their artists' hidden lifestyles.

But Gunna is having none of that.

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He discussed the rumors on the red carpet at the 2021 AMAs. When asked if he and Chloe were dating, the YSL rapper stopped short of saying their "date" was arranged by the record label.

"Yeah, we're not dating, that was just, like, a date though, where you just go to the game and catch a vibe. But she's my friend. We went to the studio after and locked in. She's very creative, she's very talented, and you will be seeing us more, for sure."

Gunna went on to explain their working relationship in the studio.

"We did two songs but I think she might wanna use it for her album, or I might take it for my album but who knows? We've definitely got new music coming, for sure. She can have it. She can have whatever she wants."

Chloe has not commented on the rumors.

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Mike Tyson was so worried he would kill his opponents in the ring that he had sex with groupies to calm his rage before boxing matches.

Tyson's bodyguard, Rudy Gonzalez, revealed the boxing champ's pre-fight routine in a new book titled The Inner Ring.

Gonzalez claims Tyson feared his brute strength would kill an opponent in the ring.

"I would have to find a groupie, it did not matter who it was. He'd say 'if I do not get laid I will kill this guy right now.'"

Gonzalez said he stashed groupies in hotel rooms and dressing rooms so Tyson could have sex with them to take the edge off his rage.

"His biggest fear was that he would kill someone in that ring," Gonzalez said. "He knew he could do it."

"He had to get laid to disengage some of the strength he had," Gonzalez told The Sun.

"So I had girls tucked away in bathrooms and changing rooms. Sometimes he'd go in with them for a minute, bang the s*** out of them, snap his neck and say: "Okay this guy is going to live tonight.'"

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Gonzalez said Tyson slept with various loose women while he was married to his first wife, actress Robin Givens. They divorced in 1989 after a turbulent year of marriage.

Tyson, 55, recently opened up about his drug use. He said he did cocaine and heroin, but he nearly died while tripping off the venom of a poisonous toad.

"In my trips I've seen that death is beautiful," Tyson told the New York Post.

"Life and death both have to be beautiful, but death has a bad rep. The toad has taught me that I'm not going to be here forever. There's an expiration date."

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Rapper DaBaby denied kicking his 3rd baby mama, DaniLeigh, and their child out of his home over the weekend.

The drama started when DaBaby filmed the obviously distressed singer feeding their 3-month-old daughter. At one point, she held up a pillow to prevent him from filming her.

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DaBaby later claimed the singer hit him and yelled at him while chasing him around his home.

DaBaby's assistant stopped by and told her boss to handle the situation. At which point he made a video to clear the air.

He claimed he called the police for his own safety after Danileigh showed up at his house with their child and two suitcases.

He accused her of stalking his first baby mama and he called the police because she wouldn't leave his home.

"We're not about to do that," DaBaby said in in updated video.

"Me and Danileigh is not together... We do not go together. She does not live with me. I been made it clear... this is not what we doing. I care about my kids fa real. My kids ain't no marketing schemes..."

DaBaby admitted, "I done skeeted in the wrong thang."

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Minutes later, Danileigh stood over DaBaby as he livestreamed. She even swatted her manicured fingers at his cell phone.

"Somebody need to come and make shorty leave," the rapper pleaded.

"I already left your ass," she said. "You want to get on line to talk shit and put everybody in our business trying to act like we haven't been together," she said.

She claimed DaBaby was doing what all rappers do: sleep around with a bunch of groupies. For some reason she thought she was special and that he wouldn't cheat on her.

DaniLeigh criticized DaBaby for allegedly abandoning her when she was pregnant and using their personal private life to promote his EP and upcoming tour.

DaBaby's rap career was resurrected from the ashes after LGBT+ groups gave him their blessings to go on tour.

He was nearly cancelled for his homophobic rant in Miami earlier this year.
 

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Joe Budden caused rampant speculation on social media when he said he was bisexual during his podcast.

During a heated discussion with his co-hosts about DaBaby "bowing down" to LGBT+ groups, Budden said:

"How do I spread this news? How do I spread the word. Yo, listen, I like guys and girls. Spread the word. I'm down."

Many believed he confirmed his down low/bisexual lifestyle after years of rumors and innuendo.

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But one woman who knows Budden intimately said he's far from being bisexual.

Tahiry Jose, who appeared on Love & Hip Hop: New York alongside Budden, reacted to the viral video clip on Thursday.

"Joey may be a women beater but far from Bi...," she tweeted. She drove her point home in a series of tweets:

"Na, I would've known! We did things. And I'm submissive... ONLY IN BED! So that's a hard pass. No point intended. Lol.

"I've put the past behind me... THANK YOU THERAPY... Phone please stop ringing!!!! He's a calculated person, a smart person, so smart, it hurts him a lot of the times! Stay tuned!

"I mean he got a little money now and ninjas that ain't never had nothing might just get excited, bored & want to try new things. If so... please let him LIVE!"

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A former background dancer for Ye, formerly Kanye West, is singing his praises after he reportedly saved her from a potntial gang rape.

In a Tiktok video, the Aussie dancer, named Maria, recalled Ye saving her from his aggressive crew of hard legs following a concert.

"Of all the crazy headlines that go up about Mr. Kanye West, I will always have a soft spot for him," Maria said. "I genuinely think he's a good dude and that's because of a personal experience I had with him."

She went on to explain that she was hired as a background dancer for Ye "many, many years ago" when he visited Australia on tour.

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"He came to town and he hired like, twenty Australian girls to be his ballerinas."

Maria said the dancers went back to Ye's rented penthouse with his crew. They were drinking and partying out on the veranda when things took a scary turn.

"[Ye] was inside on his laptop doing something and a bunch of us were out on the veranda, dancing and drinking and all that sort of stuff. We were all sitting around and a bunch of the guys that were like, [Ye}'s little posse, were like, standing around and they were like dancing and twerking...

"Of all the girls, I think I was probably the thickest, right, so, I don't know, I'm generalizing here, but I think that the Americans like think girls..."

Maria said the thugs started demonstrating the way they wanted her to twerk on them. When she failed to comply with their orders they became aggressive.

"One of [Ye]'s dancers, she was, like, grinding on one of the guys. And I was like, oh, I don't want to do that, and... there was a lot of pressure. I could feel the walls closing in on me. I felt really, really uncomfortable and I kept saying no."

Maria said she felt unsafe and intimidated.

"And then, out of nowhere, [Ye] literally, like, burst through them, and he was like, "Bro, she said no... She said no, so stop asking her to do it!"

Maria said Ye stayed with her and reassure her that she didn't have to do anything she didn't want to do."

Watch the video below.
 

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Zayn Malik denied striking Yolanda Hadid, the mother of his ex-girlfriend Gigi Hadid, during an explosive argument at his Pennsylvania home in September.

"I adamantly deny striking Yolanda Hadid and for the sake of my daughter I decline to give any further details," he told TMZ in a statement.

Now comes word that Zayn, 28, previously pleaded guilty to crimes against Gigi and Yolanda in court documents, obtained by TMZ.

Zayn was charged with 4 criminal offenses of harassment and he pled guilty to one and no contest to the others.

According to the documents, Zayn, Gigi and Yolanda got into an explosive argument at his Pennsylvania home on Sept. 29.

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He allegedly called 57-year-old Yolanda a "f**king Dutch slut," and ordered her to "stay away from [my] f**king daughter." He also reportedly said "the f**king sperm that came out of [my] f**king c**k."

He then allegedly "shoved [Yolanda] into a dresser causing mental anguish and physical pain." Zayn denies any physical contact.

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According to court docs, he screamed at Gigi: "strap on some f***ing balls and defend your partner against your f***ing mother in my house."

Zayn also hurled abuse at a bodyguard: "Get the f**k out of my f**king house copper." He also allegedly tried to fight the bodyguard.

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Zayn pled no contest Wednesday to harassment and was sentenced to 90 days probation for each count, totaling 360 days.

He also must complete an anger management class and a domestic violence program. And he is to have no contact with Yolanda or the security guard.

A source told ET Online that the couple split up before the row at his house. They share 1-year-old daughter, Khai, together.

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50 Cent was dragged on social media for questioning why Jada Pinkett Smith discusses her marital problems in public.

Fiddy's followers reminded him that he frequently disparaged his eldest son on social media.

The television mogul shared a recent headline in which Jada, 50, said she didn't have sex with husband Will Smith.

Fiddy caption the post:

"Why she keep doing shit like this? it makes the relationship appear weak. first entanglement now this, come on!"

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50 Cent was referring to the scandalous affair that 50-year-old Jada had with troubled musician August Alaina, 29, in 2018.

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In a trailer for a recent episode of Red Table Talk, Jada alluded to trouble in paradise.

The mom-of-two confessed she feels "uncomfortable" even talking about sex with the A-list actor.

"It's uncomfortable, but it's deeply healthy and I think around sex, because it's something that we don't talk about and there's so much fantasy around it."

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However, in a tweet on Wednesday, Jada denied having a frigid sex life with her husband.

"Only because I got time today. Stop making up headlines. Watch the @RedTableTalk I did with @GwynethPaltrow for yourselves. Will and I have NEVER had an issue in the bedroom. Thank you."

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Gigi Hadid is back on the market after breaking up with Zayn Malik amid a report that he struck her mom.

The 26-year-old supermodel, who shares 1-year-old daughter, Khai, with the former One Direction singer, broke up with him after her mom, Yolanda Hadid, claims he struck her during a dispute.

Gigi released a statement to E! News, saying that she is focused on what's best for her daughter, Khai.

A source tells ET Online that the couple broke up before the incident with Yolanda.

"Gigi and Zayn broke up before the incident with Yolanda. The two have been co-parenting but they are not together. They tried to make things work for their daughter, but it wasn't working out."

Zayn, 28, responded to the allegation in a statement to TMZ on Thursday.

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"I adamantly deny striking Yolanda Hadid. For the sake of my daughter I decline to give any further details."

However, Zayn did give a few more details in a post on Twitter.com.

He admitted there was an "argument" between him and a family member of Gigi's a few weeks ago.

He said the dispute was "leaked" to the media, and he agreed "not to contest claims arising from the argument".

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"As you all know I am a private person and I very much want to create a safe and private place for my daughter to grow up in," he wrote.

"A place where private family matters aren't thrown on the world stage for all to poke and pick apart. In an effort to protect that space for her, I agreed to not contest claims arising from an argument I had with a family member of my partner's who entered our home while my partner was away several weeks ago."

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His tweet continued:

"This was and still should be a private matter but it seems for now there is divisiveness and despite my efforts to restore us to a peaceful family environment that will allow for me to co-parent my daughter in a manner in which she deserves, this has been 'leaked' to the press. I am hopeful though for healing for all involved with the harsh words shared and more importantly, I remain vigilant to protect Khai and give her the privacy she deserves."

 

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Darius McCrary wants you to ignore your lying eyes. The "Family Matters" actor sparked wild rumors when he posed in a steamy photo shoot with voluptuous male-to-female influencer Sidney Starr.

Sidney, 32, shared a video from the sexy photo shoot on Instagram, and captioned the post:

"We both are just built special!!!!! 2 hard working celebrities in the industry!!!!!!! Eddie Winslow we love you!!!! @dariusmccrary ! We hear y’all talking."

In the video, Darius couldn't keep his eyes or hands off Sidney's manufactured curves.

However, Darius, 45, vigorously denied the rumors while dining on oxtails and rice with his TV mom, JoMarie Payton, on Monday.

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In an Instagram stories video, Darius scolded social media users for believing the rumors that he is transgender-attracted.

"Listen y'all, while y'all discussing these rumors that aren't true, we eating," said Darius.

"And they aren't true either," added JoMarie. "They are not true, Ok?" .

Darius continued:

"But I will say this: what are we in high school? You're going to tell me who I can't be friends with, who I can't hang out with? I mean, I'm a grown man. I'm really 5 years from 50... If I wasn't with my momma, I would really be saying this a whole 'nother way. But I'm being respectful because my momma right here."

He may not be respectful to his ex-wives, but he's very respectful to his elders.

Darius went on to say his "fiancée would really have something different to say" about the rumors. "That's what y'all really should be focusing on: where that ring is."

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Darius, who was raised in a 2-parent household, was married three times to Juliette Merrill Vann (2005-2006); Karrine Steffans (2009-2011), and Tammy Brawner (2014-2017).

Darius and Tammy are pictured above during happier times.

Question: Do you believe Darius is telling the truth?