N.W.A. MovieTo Be Filmed By New Line Cinema

New Line Cinema has given the green light to start production on a movie based on the infamous group N.W.A. In even more exciting news, former member and now acclaimed actor and producer Ice Cube is set to be the producer for this film. Is Hollywood ready for the streets of Compton? READ MORE

Fake Promoter Schedules Chris Brown Concert

Chris Brown is the latest victim of a fake concert promoter. A company called EJ Media Group pretended to be Chris’ booking agent and scheduled a November 10th concert at Vancouver, British Columbia’s Pacific Coliseum. The show was announced to the public on Tuesday, but Chris quickly sent out a tweet letting everyone know it wasn’t really happening. Reps for the pop star say they were alerted to EJ Media’s actions after being contacted by the Pacific Coliseum. The venue reportedly wired money to EJ Media in order to secure the performance. Chris’ legal team has since sent EJ Media a cease and desist letter, demanding that they return the Pacific Coliseum’s money.

Chris Brown is currently out on his “F.A.M.E.” tour. He will be performing tonight at the 1st Mariner Arena in Baltimore.

Prosecutors Show Michael Jackson Death Bed Picture

The lifeless body of pop superstar Michael Jackson is setting the tone for the trial for Dr. Conrad Murray. Prosecutors opened Murray’s trial Tuesday in Los Angeles with an image of the singer lying in a hospital gown, on a gurney, mouth slightly open and with tubes attached to his nose and arm. It was a stark contrast to another photo attorney David Walgren showed of Jackson rehearsing for his concerts the night before his death on June 25th, 2009. Prosecutors also played audio of the pop star sounding incoherent in a recording from Murray’s iPhone about a month before Jackson’s death. They claim the singer’s slurred speech and barely recognizable voice was the result of the drugs he was on at the time of the recording.Click here to see photos… READ MORE

LeToya Luckett gives fans a sneak preview into her life while recording her third album, and promoting up-and-coming projects. Luckett, who’s been on a hiatus from music since being bitten by the acting bug. She has wrapped filming her third movie role, “From the Rough” and has been acting on the HBO show “Treme.” The songstress wanted to give fans an “inside look at the process of recording my album, movies & projects I’m promoting.” READ MORE

Hallmark Introduces Job Loss Sympathy Cards

In these hard economic times, Hallmark is bringing comfort with new job loss sympathy cards. Some of the lines in their new cards state things such as “Don’t think of it as losing your job, think of it as time-out between stupid bosses”. Way to make a sad situation funny, huh? Wondering exactly why the card company decided to make a line just for job lost? NPR Reports show statistics for demands for unemployement-related cards were at an all time high. READ MORE

The Conrad Murray Manslaughter Trial Begins

Conrad Murray will finally be brought to justice. The Jackson family, including the youngest Janet Jackson, arrived to the opening of the Conrad Murray manslaughter’s case today.  Janet Jackson, and her older brother, Randy Jackson walked into the trial holding hands. READ MORE

Petey Pablo Sentenced to 35 months

It’s a done deal. Rapper Petey Pablo has been sentenced to 35 months, in federal prison, after pleading guilty to charges of possessing a stolen handgun, TMZ reported. Last year, we told you about the 37-year-old rapper getting arrested at Raleigh-Durham International Airport in North Carolina while trying to board a flight headed to Los Angeles. READ MORE

It looks like music runs deep in the King of Stage and R&B, Bobby Brown’s family. His nephews Herod Brown and Jerod Brown have formed their own music group which they have titled meMySELF&i. With stage names such as  Bossman (Herod) and Ben Yatti (Jerod) they have created a group that will bring new music to this generation. READ MORE