Nick Cannon Joins Protesters in St. Louis

Nick Cannon Joins Protesters in St. Louis

Actor and comedian Nick Cannon joined protesters in St. Louis frustrated with the acquittal of former officer Jason Stockley who fatally shot a black man in 2011. Over the last few days, protests have engulfed St.Louis as many are dissatisfied with the not guilty ruling handed by St. Louis Circuit Judge Timothy Wilson. Prosecutors argued that Stockley fatally shot Anthony Lamar Smith following a brief high-speed chase and then planted a weapon in Smith’s car … Continue reading

Tweet Hospitalized For Blood Clots

Tweet Hospitalized For Blood Clots In Lungs And Arm

Singer Tweet is in the hospital with blood clots in her lungs and right arm. Missy Elliot alerted her 1.2 million followers to the news, saying, “Sending prayers up for my sis @Tweet_ who has blood clots in both lungs… We are asking for your prayers for healing… Amen.” Tweet’s longtime boyfriend, Baltimore pastor Jamal Bryant, echoed similar sentiments, saying, “I need your prayers for @Tweet_ She’s been admitted in hospital for blood clots in … Continue reading

Amara La Negra Joins LHH Miami

Amara La Negra Joins LHH Miami

Love & Hip Hop is coming to Miami. Rumored to be on the premiere season for the South Florida city are rappers and 305 representers Trick Daddy and Trina. Confirmed for the impending show, however, is Dominican singer and emblematic Afro-Latina artist Amara La Negra. “I’ve been working on it for a while now. A lot of people on social media are like, “Ay, pero, Amara’s not doing anything!” And I’m like only if you … Continue reading

Keke Wyatt Confirms She’s Expecting

Keke Wyatt Confirms She's Expecting

R&B diva Keke Wyatt has confirmed that she’s expecting her ninth child with husband Michael Ford. In a statement released by her team, Wyatt says, “My family is excited. We come from big families where I’m from. Everyone knows my work doesn’t stop when I’m pregnant so I’m excited to continue performing and traveling around the world.” Wyatt has three children from a previous marriage, this will be the her fifth child with Ford. She’s … Continue reading

Keyshia Cole Joins Cast of ‘Love & Hip-Hop’

Keyshia Cole Joins Cast of ‘Love & Hip-Hop’

Keyshia Cole has officially joined the cast of Love & Hip-Hop, according to a report from theJasmineBrand.com. She had originally said that she would not be joining the show because of the public reaction, with insiders telling theJasmineBrand, “After the public found out about Keyshia joining the show, she didn’t like the response. She got cold feet and was having second thoughts.” However, it looks like the deal has now been finalized, and she will … Continue reading

Rihanna Named Harvard’s Humanitarian Of The Year

Rihanna Named Harvard's Humanitarian Of The Year

Rihanna has been named the 2017 Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year. The Grammy Award-winning singer will receive the Harvard Foundation‘s Peter J. Gomes Humanitarian Award at a ceremony scheduled for Feb. 28. Rihanna is being honored for several philanthropic efforts. She built a state-of-the-art center for oncology and nuclear medicine to diagnose and treat breast cancer in her home nation of Barbados. She created the Clara and Lionel Foundation Scholarship Program — named for … Continue reading

EmpireFOX Gives Voice to Opera Singer Lauren Michelle

EmpireFOX Gives Voice to Opera Singer Lauren Michelle

Tonight on “Empire” the country will be introduced to Lauren Michelle. And while Los Angeles native Michelle is unknown to most Americans, she is already a celebrity on the world stage. Last year in the BBC Cardiff World Singer competition (think ‘American Idol’ with 350 contestants from around the world) she rose to the top and placed third. She’s currently revered as one of the world’s most well known sopranos. To put things into perspective, … Continue reading

“Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge & Me” Trailer

Michel’le is ready to tell her story. The singer, who rose to fame in the late 1980s hip-hop world alongside N.W.A., narrates Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge & Michel’le, a Lifetime original movie based on her tumultuous life in and out of the limelight. Directed by Janice Cooke (One Tree Hill, UnREAL), the film follows Michel’le (played by Lincoln Heights’ Rhyon Nicole Brown) from her early days in Los Angeles to her success with N.W.A., the … Continue reading

Vanessa Williams’ Daughter 1/2 of “Lion Babe”

Jillian Hervey, also known as 1/2 of the Neo-Soul group Lion Babe is the daughter of the legendary Vanessa Williams, actress, singer, and the first Afrikan American to be crowned Miss America! She is also the daughter of known industry manager and executive producer Ramon Hervey who managed some of the worlds greatest artist like Natalie Cole (RIP), Little Richard, and Babyface. Coming from two parents in the industry, Vanessa being a singer with an … Continue reading