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Nick Cannon To Host Morning Show On LA Radio Station
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:30:36 +0000
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nick Cannon is coming to radio. Meruelo Media on Friday announced the rapper, comedian and actor is joining Los Angeles hip-hop radio station Power 106 as host of its morning show. “Nick Cannon Mornings” launches Monday from 5 to 10 a.m. In a statement, Cannon says he’s honored for the opportunity […]
Rapper 21 Savage Donates $25K To Southern Poverty Law Center
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 18:30:46 +0000
Rapper 21 Savage has donated $25,000 to the Southern Poverty Law Center, AJC reports. The SPLC is the civil rights group that helped him when he was arrested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement earlier this year. The Grammy-nominated artist, born Shéyaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, was taken into custody in Georgia’s DeKalb County Feb. 3 on […]
Nipsey Hussle To Be Honored At 2019 BET Awards
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 17:37:23 +0000
This probably comes as no surprise to you, but 3 months after his death, BET will honor slain rapper and visionary Nipsey Hussle with a posthumous Humanitarian Award. Connie Orlando, head of programming at BET, released a statement saying: “As a prolific artist and leader, Nipsey Hussle was zealous about driving change for the betterment of his community, […]
Regina Hall & Alexandra Shipp Talk Girl Power And Simple Chicks In ‘Shaft’ [Video]
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 16:30:48 +0000
“Shaft” is the next chapter in the film franchise featuring the coolest private eye on any New York City block. JJ, aka John Shaft Jr., may be a cybersecurity expert with a degree from MIT, but to uncover the truth behind his best friend’s untimely death, he needs an education only his dad can provide. […]
Cardi B Hits The Gym After Complications From Plastic Surgery: ‘I Ain’t Getting Surgery Again’
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 15:33:17 +0000
After having to cancel a string of shows due to complications from cosmetic surgery, Cardi B took to Twitter on Wednesday to inform her followers that she won’t be going under the knife ever again. “I been working out for the past 2 weeks cause bitch I ain’t getting surgery again, but let me tell you I […]
Missy Elliott, In Tears, Gets Inducted Into Songwriters Hall
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 11:58:19 +0000
NEW YORK (AP) — Missy Elliott, the creative mastermind who has written hit songs for a number of female acts and created camaraderie among women in the music industry for more than two decades, felt the love back from her musical sisters as she became the first female rapper inducted into the Songwriters Hall of […]
Victoria Rowell On Kristoff St. John, Her Life Beyond Y&R And If She’d Ever Return
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 23:19:16 +0000
Victoria Rowell has such a full plate these days, a plate that would leave most people overwhelmed. But the 60-year-old actress welcomes all of the responsibility she now enjoys. “It’s really been spectacular for a person like me who is ambitious and is a workaholic unapologetically,” she told me over the phone. Rowell has been […]
Former ‘RHOA’ Star Apollo Nida Taken Back Into Custody After Violating Probation
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 22:05:50 +0000
Former Real Housewives of Atlanta star Apollo Nida was released from federal custody to a Philadelphia halfway house a few weeks ago after serving time for his conviction on fraud charges. But he’s barely had the chance to savor freedom before he was whisked back to prison for violating the terms of his release. SIGN […]
Cuba Gooding, Jr. Arrested For Groping Woman In NYC
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 20:34:23 +0000
NEW YORK (AP) — Cuba Gooding Jr. was arrested Thursday and charged with forcible touching after a woman accused him of groping her at a New York City night spot. Gooding, 51, was charged after turning himself in to investigators in the New York Police Department’s special victims division. He remained in police custody and […]
Cassie Confirms She And Her BF Are Expecting A Baby Girl
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 17:00:22 +0000
Congrats to Cassie and her boyfriend Alex Fine! After the pair stepped out publicly for the first time as a new couple last December, Cassie confirmed what had been rumored for a few days now — she’s expecting her first child. Join Our Text Club To Get The Latest Music, Entertainment, Contests And Breaking News […]