One man was left dead following a Pleasure P concert in Kansas. WOW people what is really going on HiphopDX reports Wichita, Kansas Police are investigating a shootout in which officers returned fire and one person died following a Pleasure P concert . Plus watch Pleasure P get a attacked thrown to the floor during his performance in Wichita, Kansas Below! READ MORE

It appears Eddie Murphy has another clunker on his hands. “The Hollywood Reporter” says Murphy’s widely-panned comedy “A Thousand Words” earned a zero rating on rottentomatoes-dot-com. The website’s editor says the movie joins “Bucky Larson,” “One Missed Call,” “Killing Me Softly,” “Ballistic — Ecks versus Sever” and Roberto Benigni’s version of “Pinocchio” as other films that rated a zero on the “Tomatometer.” “A Thousand Words” was filmed in 2008 but was released to theaters Friday. The movie came in at number six at the weekend box office with sales of six-point-four-million dollars. READ MORE

Lil Wayne’s incredibly successful 2011 was very good to his bank account. The hip-hop superstar checks in at number five on Billboard’s list of music’s Top 40 Money Makers with just over 23-million dollars. Weezy can credit a large part of his financial success to his hit album “Tha Carter Four.” The record posted the second-biggest sales week of the year with 964-thousand copies sold.

 

Lil Wayne also sold more than 12-million digital songs thanks to hits like “Six Foot, Seven Foot,” “How to Love,” and “She Will.” Life on the road was also good to Wayne, as his “I Am Still Music” tour pulled in 44-point-seven-million dollars. Wizzy fans check out WayneHQ

 

 

Other artists making Billboard’s list include Rihanna at number 22, Usher at number 30, and Kanye West at number 39. Pop-country superstar Taylor Swift tops all artists with earnings over of more than 35-million dollars.

Here’s the top 10… READ MORE

Jay-Z Performance At 2012 South By Southwest

 Jay-Z had Austin, Texas’ South By Southwest music festival rocking on Monday night. The rap superstar took the stage at the Moody Theater for the “Amex Sync Show Presenting Jay-Z.” Jay ran through his incredible collection of hits during his set, including his 2000 single “Big Pimpin’.”

Jay-Z’s set also included performances of the songs “Girls, Girls, Girls,” “I Just Wanna Love You,” “Run This Town,” “H To The Izzo,” “Empire State of Mind,” and “On To The Next One.” Jay also treated fans to his track “Glory,” which is inspired by his new daughter, Blue Ivy Carter. Fans who couldn’t tune in for last night’s concert can still catch it on-demand via YouTube, Twitter and XBox Live from now until Monday, March 19th. Check out photos from the show below… READ MORE

Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network is enjoying record ratings following her interview with the late Whitney Houston’s family. “The Hollywood Reporter” says Sunday night’s “Oprah’s Next Chapter” was the most-watched telecast in the network’s brief history with three-point-five-million viewers. The hour and a half broadcast also scored a three-point-one rating in the coveted demo of women aged 25 to 54. Sunday’s “Oprah’s Next Chapter” continues a surge in the ratings for OWN. Last month the network posted substantial year to year growth, improving 12 percent in primetime and 29 percent for the entire day.

Last weekend’s “Oprah’s Next Chapter” featured Oprah speaking with Houston’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina, about how she’s dealing with her mother’s death. Whitney’s brother, Gary Houston, and her manager and sister-in-law, Pat Houston, also discussed the singer’s final days and her marriage to Bobby Brown.

Whitney Houston’s 19-year-old daughter continues to try to deal with the loss of her mother. Bobbi Kristina spoke with Oprah Winfrey Sunday night on “Oprah’s Next Chapter” and said she still has a hard time listening to her mom’s music. READ MORE

Chad Ochocinco and Evelyn Lozada will be debuting a new reality series this fall. VH1 has given the greenlight to a “Basketball Wives” spinoff called “Ev and Ocho.” The series will premiere in September and run for eight episodes. It will also include a two-part wedding finale.

The eight-part series “Ev and Ocho” will premiere September 2012 and consist of eight half-hour episodes concluding with a two-part wedding finale.

VH1 has followed Evelyn’s story through four seasons of “Basketball Wives” ­- beginning with the end of her engagement to NBA player Antoine Walker, to her single life and now her current relationship with Chad Ochocinco. After going through their own set of peaks and valleys in this new relationship together, they are ready to take the next step to “I do” – with cameras in tow. Watch as VH1 presents a behind-the­-scenes look at Chad and Evelyn and their journey to become “Mr. and Mrs.” READ MORE

RiRi was spotted at in a half naked top going into Da Silvano Restaurant in New York City. Rihanna is the latest celebrity to join the viral video campaign against Ugandan warlord Joseph Kony. TMZ.com says the pop diva has spoken to the Invisible Children organization about creating a video to raise awareness about Kony’s acts. Kony quickly became a talked about name after a YouTube video exposed his involvement in a child army and a child prostitution ring. Rihanna was reportedly moved by the footage, and contacted Invisible Children to set up a meeting. They’re hoping to create their video as soon as they can. Other celebrities who have joined in the campaign against Kony include George Clooney, Ryan Seacrest, Angelina Jolie, and Taylor Swift.

NYC papz just don’t leave RiRi alone! After her new Vita Coco ad campaign, Rihanna was photographed holding her new iPhone and signing autographs while getting back to her hotel. Watch a funny video below: READ MORE


Coolio’s arrest in Las Vegas on Friday has resulted in a mini-family reunion of sorts for the rapper and his son behind bars. TMZ says Coolio was taken to the same jail facility where his oldest son, Grtis Ivey, is being held on a slew of charges including robbery. READ MORE