Entertainment – Black America Web
Janelle Monae, Cardi B Set To Perform At 2019 Grammys
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 20:30:35 +0000
NEW YORK (AP) — Album of the year nominees Cardi B, Kacey Musgraves, Janelle Monae and Post Malone will perform at next month’s Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy announced Thursday that Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello and Dan + Shay will also hit the stage at the Feb. 10 event. The Grammys will air live on […]
Cardi B Slams Trump For Promising ‘Racist Rednecks’ A Border Wall
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 19:30:15 +0000
More and more Americans are being effected by the partial government shutdown as hundreds of thousands of federal employees are going without pay. Donald Trump told supporters on Tuesday, “We’re going to stay out for a long time if we have to.” As reported by CNN, JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon on Wednesday called the shutdown a “self-inflicted wound” […]
Gladys Knight To Sing National Anthem At The Super Bowl
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 18:30:46 +0000
NEW YORK (AP) — Gladys Knight will sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” at this year’s Super Bowl. The seven-time Grammy Award-winner says she’s proud to use her voice to “unite and represent our country” in her hometown of Atlanta. The 74-year-old and the Pips were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996. […]
Soulja Boy Slams Kanye For Supporting Trump, Claims Drake Copied His Flow
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 17:31:16 +0000
Soulja Boy hit up “The Breakfast Club” this week where he popped off about why Meek Mill is receiving all the praise for having the biggest comeback of the year rather than himself. The conversation became quite amusing when he also accused Drake of ripping him off, claiming he taught the Canadian singer/rapper “everything he knows.” Watch his […]
Lee Daniels Teams With Viral Instagrammer For Gay Superhero Movie
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 16:29:40 +0000
Lee Daniels is coming through for the LGBT community who are all about representation across all genres, so he’s gearing up to serve audiences the first openly gay superhero movie. Daniels hit up Instagram and confirmed the passion project and introduced the lead actor who will play “SuperBitch.” “Y’all remember maybe 10, 12 years ago I said my dream was […]
Gregg Leakes Apologizes To Nene With Emotional Post Amid Cancer Battle
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:30:54 +0000
Gregg Leakes, the husband of NeNe Leakes (“Real Housewives of Atlanta”) is feeling some kind of way and is apologizing to her (and the world) for hurting her. “We always hurt the ones we love … because they allow us to hurt them rather than snap back,” Gregg said. “I’m tired of hurting my wife who is only […]
Chris Rock Tells Academy Not To Call Him To Host Oscars
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:28:55 +0000
Chris Rock roasted the current state of comedy on Monday night while presenting an award at the New York Film Critics Circle Awards dinner. The former SNL star took to the stage to present the Best First Film award to “Eighth Grade” director Bo Bunham but it turned into a short stand-up routine with Rock joking, “If […]
Andrea Kelly Says R. Kelly Stopped Paying Child Support After She Shared Abuse
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:31:57 +0000
R. Kelly’s ex-wife, Andrea ‘Drea’ Kelly, made an appearance on “The Bert Show” Tuesday morning where she spilled even more tea about her relationship with the controversial singer. As reported by the ajc.com, the former dancer claims Kellz has not paid child support in months because he’s angry she spoke out publicly about the physical and emotional abuse […]
Tina Knowles Dragged For Comments In Support Of R. Kelly Accusers
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 03:09:09 +0000
Beyoncè’s mother, Tina Lawson, decided to comment on the R. Kelly controversy and her social media followers were quick to drag her because her son-in-law hardly has a scandal free reputation. As reported by Celebrity Insider, Tina was quickly reminded that there is more than a ten-year gap Jay-Z and her daughter. Not to mention is shady past relationship with a teenaged […]
‘To Catch A Predator’ Host Chris Hansen Arrested For Bouncing Checks
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 22:30:49 +0000
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — A TV journalist known for confronting would-be child predators has been snared himself in a police investigation alleging he wrote bad checks for $13,000 worth of marketing materials. Former “To Catch a Predator” host Chris Hansen was arrested Monday in his hometown of Stamford, Connecticut. He was charged with issuing a […]