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Nicki Minaj teamed up with Casio to launch and new innovative camera by the brand. Minaj rolled through Times Square yesterday to unveil Casio’s new billboard for the TRYX Camera then went on to perform at the launch event along with The Roots later that evening. Here are all the pic’s…

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Two heavily promoted Drake concerts have been canceled in Pennsylvania, thanks to the shady dealings of a fake booking agent. TMZ.com says a con artist was able to schedule two concerts for next month at Stroudsburg’s Sherman Theater.

A rep for Drake says the rap star was shocked to learn of the concerts, stating that “Drizzy” never agreed to, or even heard of the shows. The rep goes on to say that Drake is currently working on his second album and is “not touring at this time.” Tickets for the Pennsylvania concerts have since been refunded and police are investigating the incident. READ MORE

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Former NBA star Allen Iverson had some choice words for Atlanta police after his Lamborghini was pulled over March 30, according to a police report obtained by Channel 2 Action News. An officer was patrolling the area of Peachtree and Piedmont roads when he noticed a gray Lamborghini change lanes without signaling. The vehicle, which had a drive out tag, was being driven by one of Iverson’s associates, Antwuan Clisby, according to the report.

According to the report, Clisby told police that his passenger needed to go inside and eat. The officer said no one could leave the vehicle until the investigation was complete, the report stated. The officer called for backup when the passenger, identified as Allen Iverson, became irate, according to the police report, and stated,

“I’m the (expletive) passenger.”

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When you think of Lamar Odom the only things that come to mind are LA Lakers and being the Husband to hit reality star Khloe Kardashian. Months ago the happily married couple revealed they were coming gout with their own reality show Call “Klomar”. When I initailly got wind of that I thought nothing of it except it being a spin off from “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”. Recently it was revealed that some heartfel substance would be aired on the show involving Lamar and his past and how he dealt with continuous issues of his father being an addict majority of his life.

Lamar States:

“Our relationship is completely different from the normal father/son relationship. My father’s a heroin addict. I was six-years-old when my parents split up. I grew up with my mother and my grandmother. We lived in Queens in a rough neighborhood. I had my mother around until I was 12-years-old, she passed away. After that my father wasn’t around.

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Last night the FreddyO brand had the opportunity to cover the exclusive listening party for the newly release of Cuttuh’s latest song, which features R&B legend RL from the group “Next”. This wasn’t the first time I had the pleasure of meeting the promising new artist, we had a chance to formerly meet on the set for the video of his latest song entitled “Don’t Wanna Let You Go”. I just wanna say that when I was introduced to him I immediately recognized that “It Factor” in Cuttuh. He has a positive ora about himself that automatically draws people to him and intrigue and interest that leave individuals in amazement.

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Even though Cuttuh is considered a new artist, he has been in the industry for years, during the listening/viewing party he revealed to his fans that he is and will always be forever humble because his journey threw his many obstacles that tested his will of faith. This brother has an amazing story and I challenge everyone to get to know this young man, just by simply listening to his vivid songs.

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Cuttuh is currently working on of his EP while being managed by BossType and MeanStreets ENT, a progressively thriving music management company founded two years ago by brothers Marcellus Scott and Lamar Brown. This companies sole objective is to nourish their artist the proper way through hard work and sole dedication of craft. Because of the respectable integrity, BossType ENT obtains, Cuttuh has has the opportunity to collaborate with some of the industries major hit making artist such as the likes of Gloriea Velez Dylan formerly of Making Da Band, Verse Simmonds, America’s favorite fast rapper Twista and now RL.

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Several hundred pages of records pertaining to the murder investigation of the Notorious B.I.G. have been released by the FBI. The “Los Angeles Times” says the files cover eight years, and were the result of a civil rights probe the FBI launched into the murder. The records, which were heavily redacted, have been posted on the FBI’s website. READ MORE

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Recently, Debra, who has been with the network for 26 years, spoke with FOX Business Network’s Gerri Willis and revealed that BET has made long strides in improving and getting more strict about what they allow to air. The shift in programming has caused them to deny videos from major money-making artists such as Kanye West, Rihanna, and Ciara

On the Criticism of Degrading Women

“I think the criticism has gone away. The first thing I did, which was in the works anyway, was to create more original programming that shows different images of women. So our sitcoms have started doing that. We’ve got more documentaries. We’re going to get into the drama business. We’ve cut back on the amount of music videos, that’s how we grew up but now we’re in a position where we can do other kinds programming.”

On Becoming More Selective With Programming

“We’ve gotten more strict on what we allow on air. We used to live by broadcast standards, but as the hip hop industry got a little more risqué we had actually had to bring that back some and say just because it can be on the air doesn’t mean it has to be on the air.”

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RHOA Kim Zolciak Buys $3.25 Million Mansion

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Kim and her young stallion Kroy are taking things positively progressively in the right steps. Last season reunion 3 show, Kim revealed her and Kroy were expecting a little bundle of joy in months to come. She also leads to tell us that they are moving in together and will be getting married. I know it’s a little backwards but hey it’s 2011 and that’s how things are done people.

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Recently Kim and her 14 year old daughter Brielle leaked information that they are moving out of the high class townhome they have been staying in and taking things Jefferson style. Yes, a $3.25 million dollar mansion to be exact. On twitter, Kim’s 14-year-old daughter Brielle Zolciak let it slip that her mom and Kroy were looking to buy a certain $3.25 million, 11,000 sq. ft. mansion in Duluth, Georgia. In fact, Brielle linked to the home on her Formspring page stating “”newwww house.” She has since deleted the post.

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