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Janet Jackson Is An Emotional Eater + Has New Book


While doing Why Did I Get Married 2? promo in the UK on Monday, Janet Jackson hit “The Graham Norton Show” with Tyler Perry. After watching this clip of Janet Jackson speaking about her new book( P.S. its not an autobiography) which talks about all the little things that got her to where she is now she tells us she has been threw a lot. She all so told us that she is am emotional Eater. In the interview she says:

Everyone has their thing,– I am an emotional eater, a lot of times people when your stress you lose your appetite and don’t eat, but I am the complete opposite.

Well that helps me feel so much better, to know that there are people just like me… Here’s the interview and some pictures from the movie premiere in the UK:

I have to give it to janet she has been looking so refreshing lately, what yall think?


Music mogul Diddy says up-and-coming rapper Nicki Minaj is one of the “great ones.” He tells MTV.com that the Young Money rapper is a lot like some famous athletes. Diddy says, quote, “She has a long way to go, but you know how we recognized LeBron [James] was a great one, Tiger [Woods] was a great one, and Kobe [Bryant] was a great one? Nick is up there. READ MORE

Keke Palmer: ‘I Choose Not to Be in Tabloids’


VIBE.com recently got the chance to meet up with Keke Palmer who talked to them about all of young hollywood. While most of young Hollyweird is plastered all over tabloids drunken out of their minds or dressed sexily beyond their years, Keke Palmer walks the road less traveled. The 16-year-old wunderkind who recently graduated from high school doesn’t have a problem staying focused while balancing a productive career.

“People who want to be in the tabloids will get into the tabloids [and] I choose not be in them,” Palmer tells VIBE. “A lot of times when people run into those situations it’s because they feel they can’t do anything else for attention so they do the wrong thing. I just keep doing what I’m supposed to. It’s not that hard to just stay away if don’t let yourself get manipulated by the people around you.” READ MORE

BET Bans Ciara “Ride” Video


BET has banned Ciara’s hot music video for her new single, “Ride.” The singer tells Rap-Up.com that the network’s decision is “unfortunate.” Ciara says, quote, “Hopefully one day it will be on there. I’m definitely more than willing to make an edit to make it suitable for whatever it is that would be more comfortable to the network.” She adds that it’s hard to say exactly why BET chose not to air “Ride,” although she’s aware of many “sensual moments” in the music video. READ MORE

Jay-Z Dropping Greatest Hits Album


Jay-Z appears to have a new album set to drop next month. RapBasement.com is reporting that “Hov” will be releasing a greatest hits album in June. “The Hits (Collection Volume One)” will reportedly include Jay’s hit singles like “DOA,” “Run This Town,” “Empire State of Mind,” “Public Service Announcement,” and “Where I’m From.” “The Hits (Collection Volume One)” is expected to arrive on June 29th. Jay-Z made headlines earlier this month when he announced that he will be headlining a special series of concerts with fellow hip-hop icon Eminem. On September 2nd, Eminem will headline their show at Detroit’s Comerica Park, while on September 13th Jay-Z will headline a gig at Yankee Stadium in New York.

Check out the album covers from some of Jay Z’s most classic albums. Which one do you think was the best??


Sean “Diddy” Combs would like to remind rap fans that he invented the lavish lifestyle that so many emcees like to portray. In the June issue of “XXL” magazine, Diddy takes the time to point out that he was hip-hop’s original big spender. He states, quote,

“I was the first on the jet. I was the first running the marathon. I was the first donating millions of dollars…I was the first with the ten-million records sold. I was the first with the label. I was the first with the renegotiations.”

Diddy says one day someone will come along and surpass his achievements, but as long as he’s focused no one will outwork him. Bad Boy’s head man adds, quote, READ MORE


Keri Hilson is busy working on the follow-up to her debut album, “In a Perfect World…” The singer recently spoke with “Us” magazine and revealed that her sophomore effort will serve as a voice for her female fans. She explains, quote,

“I have to speak for women. I really wanted to do an album that went more in that direction. I did it on a couple of occasions like ‘Turning Me On,’ but this time, I’m really, really going there to show women to be confident. No matter what your circumstance you have to push through.” Hilson also took a few moments to discuss her unique fashion sense. The vocalist says she always strives to be looking good while remaining comfortable at the same time. Hilson tells “Us,” quote, “I’m always trying to find an easy way between funky and functional; something that’s comfortable yet stunning.”


Keri Hilson’s yet-untitled, second studio release is expected to arrive later this year. Her first album, “In a Perfect World…,” opened at number four on the Billboard 200, and has since been certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. Actress Rosie Perez and Keri Hilson were spotted at a private soiree over the weekend sponsored by Belvedere’s Pink Grapefruit Vodka. The intimate affair was hosted by Dinner Party hostess Bevy Smith in celebration of powerful women that lead bold, vibrant lives.  Models Alek Wek, Sessilee Lopez, Cultural critic Michaela Angela Davis,   BMI Executive Catherine Brewton, BET.com VP Rhonda Cowan, Legendary Model Agent Bethann Hardison and Hot 97’s Miss Info were among the attendees.Look the the homie Necolebitchie and Miss Info looking all sexy in that purple and Cheetah print, I see you… LOL …  Here are some pic’s form the event, shot out the homies over at Crunktastical for the pictures …

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Trina is featured in KING Magazine’s latest issue on the cover. In the issue she talks with the magazine about rumors and boyfriend Kenyon Martin. Here’s A Clip:

KING: Finish this sentence: Trina is currently…?

Trina: Happily in love. With a man or her career? Enough with the vague answers.
[Laughs] Wow, what a question. I’m happily in love with my man, but I love my career.
Would that man happen to be Denver Nuggets forward Kenyon Martin, as rumored?
Rumors, I don’t like rumors. Who wants to know that? Is that what you want to know? Somebody has to keep some form of journalistic integrity in this publication, woman.
Out with it.
Good girls should not kiss and tell…they just kiss [laughs].