VH1 is thrilled to report that the season premiere of Basketball Wives pulled in nearly four million viewers{3.7 million}, a record high for the series. That’s up 42% from the season premiere, which is a huge leap. But then again, this show and especially this season, has reached epic proportions, we’re not that surprised. Check out the press release below for more information about this record-breaking premiere. READ MORE

The homies over at THEJASMINEBRAND reports: Kanye West was spotted wearing a white sweater, cream jacket and denim jeans, walking through the streets of London, during London’s Fashion Week.

The video below is for anyone that has been whipped… It’s so not a good feeling!!! But it always gets better…

Rhymeswithsnitch Reports: at a recent concert in Melbourne, Australia Kanye West went off on a tangent about girls who dog you out, but you don’t care because the lovin is so damn good… (…“Ain’t no sex like the ex…”).

WOW it’s crazy to be Whipped!!! Check out the video for all the broken hearted people that’s Whipped… I once knew your pain… LOL

In other news YBF reports After 34 tour stops in the US this past October-December,Mr. Carter & Mr. West have confirmed they are indeed kicking off the Watch The Throne tour in Europe this summer READ MORE

Ten U.C. Davis students were arrested and two more hospitalized after being pepper sprayed by campus police during a protest last November. The students have now decided to sue the school and the police officers will now face a federal lawsuit.

Nineteen students and alumni at the University of California, Davis filed the complaint in U.S. District Court in Sacramento on Tuesday.

The lawsuit is the latest fallout from the Nov. 18 incident, when campus police pepper-sprayed sitting protesters who had set up an Occupy camp. Widely viewed online videos of the incident generated national outrage and calls for the chancellor’s resignation. {Watch Video Below} READ MORE

Several staffers at the Beverly Hilton Hotel are reportedly out of a job for discussing the Whitney Houston case.


RadarOnline reports the famed hotel pink-slipped a handful of employees who violated hotel policy by speaking to the media about the singer’s death. A source says the staffers were not high level employees, but added that the hotel did not want anyone to talk about Whitney’s passing.


The 48-year-old singer was found dead in her hotel room on February 11th just hours before she was to attend a pre-Grammy Awards night party. Houston was laid to rest last weekend in her homestate of New Jersey.

NFL star and past “Dancing With The Stars” champ Hines Ward will be waltzing lockstep with the Georgia court system for the next year. The Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver has been sentenced to one year of probation after pleading guilty to reckless driving in a DeKalb County courtroom Wednesday morning. Ward’s case stems from his DUI arrest outside of Atlanta last July. READ MORE

Monica and Brandy, Planning A Summer Tour

A pair of R&B divas have their eyes set on a summer tour. Monica recently told Hot 93.7’s Jenny Boom Boom that she’s planning to hit the road with Brandy. Monica says they’re currently working to gather sponsors and find people who will get them “in the cities” they feel they should be performing in. Brandy and Monica just recently released their new single “It All Belongs To Me,” which will be included on both of their upcoming albums. Monica says they’re dedicated to the track in a different way than they were with their 1998 duet “The Boy Is Mine.” She explains that they’re old enough now to know that “there’s strength in unity,” which makes working together much more enjoyable.

The ladies hit up the Tonight Show last week for an impressive, soulful performance of their new jam for Jay Leno’s audience. Watch it below. READ MORE

There is a new Latin singer taking over the U.S. one city at a time.  Anthony “Romeo” Santos a Latin American singer, featured composer and former lead singer of the Bachata group Aventura.
Here’s a little info on Santos. Santos was born in The Bronx, New York, to a Dominican father and a Puerto-Rican mother. At twelve years of age, he became a member of the church choir. While he and the group he was in, performed in both English and Spanish but their work was widely ignored by the English-language media. May 2011, Santos released his first single, “You”, from his upcoming solo debut album, Formula.The song became a number-one debut on the Hot Latin Songs and Tropical Songs chart.The second single revealed from his album was “Promise” which features a duet with Usher.The single has peaked at number #1 on the Hot Latin Songs chart and number one on the Tropical Songs chart.

Here is Romeo Santos‘ “All Aboard” video featuring Weezy, which appears on Romeo‘s upcoming Formula album. Check out the video and tell me what you think? READ MORE

Kim Kardashian’s older sister Kourtney just announced that she is expecting a baby girl. MTV reports the 32-year old, revealed last November that she was pregnant with her second child, with partner Scott Disick.

Kourtney, has a two-year old son Mason, tells E! news: “We feel so blessed to be having a little girl and to be able to share this new experience with Mason.” An insider previously told Life & Style that Kardashian was expecting a girl, stating: “Kourtney was hoping for a girl. She loves having a boy but thinks having a girl would be perfect so she can dress her up and show her the ropes in life.”

After the announcement, Kimmy took to Twitter to comment on the news, telling her followers: “Mason is going to have a little sister! I can’t wait to meet her!”