Former reality star Chanita Foster hosted her 2nd Annual Charity Benefit for her BTG (Beyond The Game) Foundation that supports 1000 children in Swaziland, Africa recently at the Park Tavern as reported by theybf. 100% of the proceeds will go to the school Chanita built called “Beyond the Game” and will feed the children for the next several months.

“R&B” Divas KeKe Wyatt, Sylenna Johnson and Nicci Gilbert attended as well as other celebs to help raise money for Chanita Foster’s BTG Foundation last night. We’ve got lots of pics inside…..

The R&B Divas Nicci, KeKe and Syleena brought out their men for the evening. Y’all know KeKe was not leaving the house without her hubby.

Monyetta Shaw, Ne Yo’s baby momma, was honored during of the evening. Sidenote: Each month, she feeds a total of 48 children she and her fiance Ne-Yo have adopted in Swaziland.

Jazze Pha was there


Busta Rhymes Released latest Album For Free

Busta Rhymes recently released his latest album, “Year of the Dragon,” for free celebrating his 21st year in the industry. You can expect features from the likes of Lil Wayne, Maino, Anthony Hamilton, Trey Songz, Rick Ross, Robin Thicke, and Gucci Mane!

Despite the change of the times, Busta finds a way to be true to himself and keep relevant among the ever changing trends and hip-hop poster boys.In an interview with the Huffington Post, he reminisced about the years past and spoke life into his future as an artist.

Neyo Takes Back Statements Made About Trey Songs

Neyo is taking back some things he said about a fellow entertainer in an interview. After offering some unsolicited advice HotNewHipHop News recently reported that, Ne-Yo has apologized to Trey Songz and admitted he was in the wrong.

Trey Songz is now on a media tour with his new album Chapter V hitting stores this week, and interviewers have been pestering him with questions about his relationship with Ne-Yo. The two singers began beefing after Ne-Yo offered some unwarranted constructive criticism for his R&B compatriot saying Trey Songz should show more emotion when he sings.

Sean “Diddy” Combs has recently released a trailer to debut his first documentary video with Revolt titled ‘IBIZA’. The trailer starts off with Diddy telling viewers how significant Ibiza’s been to his life.

“I started coming to Ibiza like 15 years ago, it changed my life.”


Stacy Dash recently shot the video for her new single “Life of the Party”, with a little help from The Las Vegas Natural History Museum. The actress-turned-singer is featured along with Blake Smith on Emcee N.I.C.E.’s new single “Life of the Party” and toofab has an exclusive look at the shoot as reported by thejasminebrand. Stacey and her crew  reportedly rented out the museum and a $10 million insurance policy to shoot the video.

Nicki Minaj May Not Become Next Judge on American Idol

So we recently told you that there were rumors that Nicki Minaj could be a judge on American Idol. There seems to be some complications now. Nicki apparently has some haters who are trying to stop her as reported by thejasminebrand. This is what some insiders from NYPOST had to say:

I recently got the opportunity to attend one of Atlanta’s fashion-forward red carpet events inside the historic Georgia Freight Depot for one of the most dynamic spectacular charity fashion shows of the season. Tastemakers, celebrities and supporters joined Polow da Don to celebrate his 5th anniversary of Zone 4 Inc., to commemorate Foundation F.O.C.U.S’  on their 3rd year of service and the 5th Annual Celebration 4 A Cause (C4AC) fundraiser.

Hosting the evening’s festivities were National Hot Rod Association driver, Nicole Lyons and C4AC Creative Director & Founder, Clay West. Quickly becoming a household name in the industry, Lyons has won four national NASCAR events in 2011, is poised to become the first African-American female NASCAR driver in 2012-2013 and has also been featured on FOX Sports’ Car Warriors on Speed TV.

Other celebrities who made a guest appearance during the event included: Zone 4, Inc. recording artist, Keri Hilson, reality TV star Toya Wright a F.O.C.U.S. 4 LIFE campaign ambassador who also premiered her women’s collection Adori Denim during the fashion show, singer Meelah Williams formerly of the platinum selling girls group 702, celebrity stylist and reality TV star, Derek J and model Yelena Leuchanka of the WNBA Atlanta Dream, just to name
a few.

C4AC media partner and publisher of Jones Magazine, Londell McMillan also joined the celebration. The evening kicked into full gear when R & B’s newest sensation, Luke James performed a soulful medley of familiar tunes and sang his debut single “I Want You” while Disney’s Next Big Thing teen stars, Chloe and Halle Bailey dedicated their rendition of the “Greatest Love of All” to all of the F.O.C.U.S. Honorees. READ MORE

New York State Senator Demands Apology From Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne isn’t feeling the love from one New York state senator. Malcolm A. Smith has demanded that the hip-hop star apologize for telling MTV News that he doesn’t like New York City. During a press conference Wednesday afternoon in the Big Apple’s Father Duffy Square, “The New York Times” reports that Smith said he was “angry,” “taken aback” and “shocked” by Weezy’s statement. READ MORE