Update: I think this will be something that I would want to watch!! Some of R&B’s biggest female voices are beginning work on a new reality series. Faith Evans, Syleena Johnson, Angie Stone, and Tweet are just some of the artists taking part in “Diary of a Diva.” Johnson says the show will be like an R&B version of Bravo’s “Real Housewives” franchise, but adds that fans shouldn’t expect a lot of wild drama. READ MORE

I know the MJ fans wont love this story!!! Medical marijuana dispensaries in California are capitalizing on the buzz surrounding the trial for Michael Jackson’s former doctor, Conrad Murray. According to TMZ, weed shops in the Golden State have started selling a strain of pot called “Conrad Murray OG.” An owner of one of the dispensaries says they decided to name the strain after Murray because it “puts you to sleep…for a really long time.” READ MORE

Former “Amen” actor Clifton Davis Turns 66

 Photo: Sherman Hemsley, Clifton Davis, Anna Maria Horsford

I have to say I must be getting old!!! Actor Clifton Davis tunrs 66 today and I can remember when he was on one of my favorite TV shows “Amen”. He has appeared on the television shows as A World Apart, That’s My Mama and Amen. Davis also wrote several hits for The Jackson 5, including “Never Can Say Goodbye” and “Lookin’ Through the Windows”. Mr. Davis lives with his wife Monica in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

P.S. one of the loves of my life Anna Maria Horsford who I just got to meet!!! Amen!!! 

Recently FreddyO had the opportunity to chat with Jason Newsome who just won the heart of entertainment socialite and Top Model Toccara on her television show “The Ultimate Merger.” Jason takes time out of his busy schedule to speak with us about his win, Toccara, and what the future holds. Check out our exclusive interview inside. READ MORE

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Did you know  that breast cancer is the most common cancer in women in the United States, aside from skin cancer?According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), an estimated 192,370 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed among women in the United States this year. Today, there are about 2.5 million breast cancer survivors living in the United States. READ MORE


Happy Birthday to India.Arie who turns 36 years old today. India.Arie is a Grammy award winning neo-soul musician, songwriter, and producer and has sold over 3.3 million records in the U.S. and 10 million worldwide. She also has won four Grammy Awards from her 21 nominations, including Best R&B Album. READ MORE

Beyonce Releases ‘Countdown’ Video Teaser

The anticipation of Beyonce’s latest video Countdown has everybody on the edge of their sits. Earlier today, Beyonce released a sneak peek on MTV for her third single Countdown off her album 4. From the brief visual, you can see that she channels the legendary actress Audrey Hepburn, who Bey has cited as her own personal beauty icon,  in a colorful and fun concept. The soon to be mother also showed off her baby bump in the quick teaser.   READ MORE

Cheerleader Collapses At Game And Dies Later

Angela Gettis, a 16-year-old cheerleader from Washington High School (Los Angeles) died hours later after cheerleading at a high school football game. The football game were rivalries Washington Prep High against Fremont High battling it out for their annual game. Gettis was doing a routine before she collapsed on the field. The game was stopped as coaches and trainers went to aid the cheerleader. Cameron Bonner, a witness, told CBS Los Angeles,

“They had just tied the game up, and the cheerleaders were pumped up. Angela appeared to just pass out. All of her friends were in a circle crying. It was so confusing; they were all so concerned about this little angel.” READ MORE