So now Usher’s new leading lady in his life Grace Miguel, is coming in and taking over his empire, but not in a way we would be too proud of. Reports of been issued stating that Usher’s girlfriend/Stylist/ Co-Manager is firing his enitre staff and bringing in her own team of professionals, “I guess” to better facilitate the over flow of his brand. “I thought he was in good hands already!” clearly the team she is firing is the sole reason why Usher has banked in on Justin Beiber. READ MORE
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A couple weeks ago we hit you with the news of Jay Z allegedly being sued for illegally scouting members for his NBA New Jersey Nets Franchise. Now the rumors have been set to rest and a statement has been released that the Nets have been fined $50,000 by the NBA officials.Â The entertainment mogul visited with the Wildcats in the team’s Prudential Center locker room on March 27, congratulating them after a win over North CarolinaÂ in the Elite Eight portion of the NCAA tournament and clearly ignoring league rules prohibiting contact with players who have college eligibility remaining.
The meet-and-greet was reportedly captured on video by nearby cameras, sparking an investigation that was first reported by CBSSports.com. The fine was first reported by ESPN.com. READ MORE
The Lil Wayne “I Am Still Music” tour whizzed through the Atlanta region last night and fans were more than delighted to see the Miami resident back in full form. Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross and drummer Travis Barker took over ATL’s Phillips Arena for an evening of good music and entertainment. Last night the YM founder stuck to the script he’d been using throughout the tour bringing out no special guests outside of his Young Money roster.
“Lil Wayne is currently headlining his ‘I Am Still Music Tour’ across the U.S. and Canada with plans to extend the tour through North America this summer. We hope to bring the I Am Still Music Tour to the U.K. in the later half of the year.” READ MORE
Jada Pinkett Smith admitted sheâ€™s putting her dreams aside for the future of her children. Her son and daughter have been in the lime light lately in hit films and music. Although Jada is an avid rocker and actress, she said that comes secondary to helping her kids achieve their dreams, reports The Times magazine.
â€œI was offered a tour with my band but Jaden was asked to film â€˜The Pursuit of Happyness.â€™ He was seven and a half. Could I really let my little boy go and do a film without me being there? I canceled the tour. I canceled everything. I went to look after Jaden.â€
She added that she put more of her life on hold when it came time to launch Willowâ€™s career. READ MORE
Beyonce Joins Michelle Obama In “Move Your Body Campaign” + Hires 200 African-American For New Video
Beyonce Knowles has signed on to be part of Michelle Obama’s “Move Your Body” campaign. The effort is an anti-obesity campaign for youngsters and has Beyonce changing one of her popular songs to help with the promotion. Bey lending her creative efforts as an R&B star to Michelle Obama’s health and wellness campaign.
Beyonce has altered the words to her hit song “Get Me Bodied” so it will apply more to young people getting up and moving around. The song will now be called “Move Your Body” and features the song lyrics, “Don’t just stand there on the wall, everybody just move your body, move your body, move your body.”
“Get Me Bodied” is an upbeat song that should definitely get people moving, and now it has much more relevant lyrics. The video seen below features Beyonce and other girls dancing at the club. It’s likely a new video may be unleashed to support the new song “Move Your Body.”
Beyonce flew 200 African Dancers to LA over the weekend to take part in a mind-blowing dance sequence in her upcoming video titled â€œGirlâ€. The single is rumored to be released some time this week. Here’s what happened on set. READ MORE
Dariel Pulliam an iconic hairstylist and make-up artist but to many of the people who attended his home going celebration, he was a true friend that inspired and touched everyone he encountered. His warm kind hearted spirit was a quality he was blessed with and he unknowingly improved the quality of our lives just by being himself.
The ceremony was none like I’d ever seen The City of Atlanta came out to pay their respects to my homie and most of them stood up and revealed to everyone what a blessing it was to have known him. The most beautiful part of the ceremony was when over 300 of Dariel’s friends gathered outside for the releasing of the balloons. Just before the releasing we all sang “Amazing Grace” after the song was over we said our silent prayers to him and released the spiritual balloons into the air and watched them vanish into the distance.
R&B Singer Tiffany Evans spoke about her first experience as one of Dariel’s clients. She expressed to him that he was braiding her hair too tight, Dariel simply replied,
“Sweetie If you wanna look like me, then tight is what you get”
Tiffany couldn’t deny that fact so she let him continue, (LOL) she said from their on out she and her husband welcomed Dariel into their life just like family and they developed a close a healthy bond.
Celebrity hair stylist Derek J was unable to attend do to unexpected schedule, but he sent his sister to speak kind words on his behalf on how much he loves, respect, and adores his friend and colleague.
Hip Hop Artist Mika Means, conveyed how Dariel always had a keen intuition for people enduring trying times. She said every time she and Dariel were in each others presence, he always sensed she needed to talk to someone and every time Dariel was there to be an ear for her and issue out his words of wisdom. He never spoke negative of anyone and always embraced positivity EVERYWHERE he went.
According to the terms of his probation, Lil Wayne has been ordered to refrain from drinking or using drugs for the next three years, a major adjustment for the New Orleans MC who previously relied heavily on weed and cough syrup as part of his writing process.
Though Wayne has noted that his straight edge lifestyle has made recording more difficult, he appears to have finally come to terms with his court-enforced sobriety, revealing that it’s a “great feeling” during a recent interview at the Providence, R.I. stop on his I Am Still Music tour. READ MORE
My girl the one and only Â Antonia â€œToyaâ€ Carter, talked to my homies Hot 107.9â€²s Beestroh and Jazzy McBee aka the Beauty and the Beest about her book “Priceless Inspirations” and what itâ€™s like trying to make a name for herself outside of being Lil Wayneâ€™s ex-wife and baby mother.
Toya is owning her independence, she says her claim to fame has nothing to do with the fact that she is the ex-wife of iconic rapper Lil Wayne. She in fact is developing into a feisty little entrepreneur and is building her own empire . In her book “Priceless Inspirations”,Â Toya said that she tackles tough subjects in her book like rape, domestic violence, her motherâ€™s well-documented drug addiction and being a teenage mother. She also talked more about her upcoming BET reality show, â€œToya Carter: Family Affair.â€