Today marks the the 90th anniversary of the birth of El Hajj Malik El-Shabazz, Malcolm X. The celebration in Harlem will be at The Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial and Educational Center in Harlem, New York (165th and Broadway) and it is free and open to the public. Malcom X has a huge on Hip Hop and back in 1992, 2Pac spoke about how much Malcolm X influenced him in the video below. READ MORE
I thought I noticed a toned down version of Love and Hip Hop Atlanta this season… TMZ is reporting that production sources told them the cast had to sign documents agreeing to keep their hands to themselves. If not they could possibly face some pretty harsh consequences. Get the details inside. READ MORE
Janet Jackson was missing from the spotlight until a 12am tweet Saturday morning with a vimeo video message to her fans announcing a new album and world tour. The tweet had the hashtag #ConversationsInACafe. Janet’s last album Discipline came out on February 25, 2008, and many news source reported that it was flop. Janet blamed Island Def Jam for poor promotion. The Rock Witchu Tour that was planned to support the album got mixed reviews and ended with Janet Jackson suddenly falling sick and cancelling the last leg of her U.S. tour and all of the international dates. Do you think this album and tour announcement will be Janet’s big comeback? Or should she wait in line for a shot a Vegas? Check out her video announcement below. READ MORE
The NY Daily News is reporting that Beyonce and Jay Z have been paying bail money for protesters in Baltimore and Ferguson. Apparently “Decoded” co author dream hampton (pictured above) told all to the Daily News via email. It appears that dream hampton said,
“I can say I’ve personally helped facilitate donations they’ve given to protesters directly and that they never ask for anything in return, especially publicity,”
She also TWEETED but later deleted posts admitting she hit up Jay Z for some cash to help the protesters in each city and said she did not care if he got mad about it. The deleted tweets are inside!!
Kandi Burruss-Tucker celebrated her 39th birthday and the premiere of her 3 part docu-series “Kandi’s Ski Trip” over the weekend with her family, close friends, and the city of Atlanta.
Kandi is doing her thing in business but took some much needed time off to kick it with her love ones. Check out the details below. READ MORE
For the first time Bill Cosby is responding to questions about the allegations against him of sexual assault in an interview with ABC News. The 77 year old actor and comedian said that in his 52 years in show business, he had never seen anything like this happen. Take a look at the exclusive interview. READ MORE
With a successful first season under its belt, looks like Fox TV series Empire is about to blow Season 2 out of the water!!! The new additions to the cast were just announced and they include comedian Chris Rock, singer Alicia Keys, and rock star Lenny Kravitz!! The show is currently shooting scenes for the upcoming and the casts is constantly sharing pics from behind the scenes! Check out a couple of them below! READ MORE