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Mo’Nique is once again making headlines over comments surrounding Hollywood and allegations she was blackballed from working after she “wouldn’t play the game.” Recently, the Academy-Award…

In the aftermath of the Seattle Seahawks’ 28-24 loss to the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX, one question remained. With Seattle on the New England one-yard line, why not give the ball to arguably the team’s best player for a chance to score? Apparently, Lynch felt the same way. “To be honest with […]

  On Friday, Leonard Nimoy the man who gave life to one of the most iconic figures in science fiction, Star Trek’s Mr. Spock, passed away at 83 years old. His death triggered a day of mourning in the sci-fi fan world as fans of Star Trek both young and old, from all walks of […]

A few months after tying the knot, rapper/actor Ludacris and his wife Eudoxie Mbouguiengue have confirmed they’re expecting an addition to their family. The couple took to Instagram to announce Mbouguiengue’s pregnancy, as Luda kissed her pregnant belly in a picture topped off with the caption “Beautiful day on the beach.” Ludacris, whose given name […]

TMZ and BET both report Charmayne “Maxee” Maxwell, most known for her work with the R&B group Brownstone, died in Denmark Saturday after what is believed to be an accidental fall during a soccer game. Maxwell was married to Danish musician Carsten Soulshock. No further details about her death are currently available. Brownstone rose to […]

After 12-year-old Tamir Rice was fatally shot by Cleveland Police Officer Timothy Loehmann last year while holding a pellet gun, the City of Cleveland is now holding Rice responsible for his own death. Rice’s family has filed a wrongful death suit against the officers involved, and in court documents filed Friday, allegations were made against […]

A report from Deadline by Nellie Anderson has linked Kanye West to the in-production period drama Railroad. The WGN vehicle is scheduled to feature former Law & Order: Special Victims Unit actor Christopher Meloni and Jurnee Smollett-Bell of The Great Debaters and Eve’s Bayou fame. Nothing is confirmed, but Anderson wrote the following: “Underground, originally […]

This is probably a coincidence, but Kanye West revealed the title and cover art to his upcoming album right after Saturday Night Live aired a skit lampooning him. West will go from Yeezus to So Help Me God, according to his Twitter account New Album title… — KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) March 1, 2015 So Help Me God pic.twitter.com/e3UUsQQEts — KANYE WEST […]

Both USA Today and ABC News report two people were injured during show featuring performances by T.I., Jeezy, Yo Gotti and others. The shots occurred at approximately 7:00 pm in a venue within the N.C. Music Factory complex in Charlotte, NC. “Two people injured with gunshot wounds,” Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Captain J.D. Thomas told USA […]

With previous song titles like “Sell My Dope” and “25 To Life,” you can somewhat be forgiven if you incorrectly assumed Yo Gotti’s upcoming album, The Art Of Hustle, was about whipping work with the aid of some baking soda and Pyrex cookware. Gotti has been perfecting his hustle since he was under the tutelage […]

The only place more random than a Kanye West album for Michael Bolton to appear on may be Genius.com. The annotation site allows fans, musicians, and scholars to interpret various works, with musicians often gaining the most prominence for explaining their lyrics or how particular songs came about. In Bolton’s case, Kanye West sampled Bolton’s […]

T.I. is a busy man. He’s still working singles from his Paperwork album, promoting the upcoming films Get Hard and Ant Man, and preparing for a new season of T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle. Somewhere in there he’s also making time for his AKOO fashion line. The latter brought Tip to the AKOO Style Lounge, […]