Wait a minute, news just broke that T Pain will never be using the Autotune technology to enhance his vocal abilities as an artist. But wasn’t that his claim to fame? Can he survive on his vocals alone? I don’t know y’all I’m scared, this may be the end of him as we know it.

“I vow right here, right now, to never use Auto-Tune again,” T-Pain told AllHipHop.com in an exclusive statement. “I’m onto something that I think is bigger and better called ‘The T-Pain Effect.’”

The Grammy award-winning producer and platinum selling rapper has partnered with Izotope, an audio technology company, which is the exclusive provider of the new ‘T-Pain effect. T Pain has inspired many legends in the game to experiment with auto tunes since his nationwide breakthru with it such as Janet Jackson, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, Snoop Dogg and numerous others. READ MORE

Beyonce To Cover Essence Magazine

Essence has just released the issue that the pop icon diva Beyonce will be the face of the June edition. This rightfully being so since her highly anticipated album drops end of month. Expect this to be the first magazine of many patronizing Beyonce’s beauty as she will probably be te hottest commodity of the summer and perhaps the rest of the year.

Romeo And Jordin Sparks Make A Love Connection

So the speculations have been out about Jordin Sparks and heart throb Romeo dating. The two have been seen on the scenes of LA together and making it know to the public that they really enjoy each other. Even though they haven’t confirmed anything too serious I can definitely predict a romance blossom over the summer.

Until then check out the tweets and video footage of the to interact.

Rap producer and DJ Mister Cee pleaded guilty to a loitering offence on Wednesday after he was caught getting oral sex from another man earlier this year. Cee, whose real name is Calvin LeBrun, 44, and his younger male companion, Lawrence Campbell, were caught by police at 4am in a car parked in lower Manhattan, New York, on March 30. Cee, a well-respected producer, pleaded guilty to a charge of loitering for the purpose of engaging in a prostitution offence, which is a violation and not a crime.

Eva Marcille Does Vibe: Desert Edition

Model and actress Eva Marcille braved the desert sun and sand for a sizzling fashion shoot. Sexily sporting everything from YSL and Prada to American Apparel and Topshop, the blossoming blonde-haired starlet shines in amongst the deserts natural attractions. Click through the gallery where Eva heats it up!

Photography By: Robert Ector

Shaq Retiring!!!

Shaq Diesel took to Twitter to make a big annoncement! HE’s Retiring! After 19 years of Balling, ladies and gentleman Mr.Twism is throwing in the towel for good! READ MORE

Soulja Boy Says He’s In Love With Diamond

In a recent interview with The Boom Box, the 20-year-old rap star spoke on his relationship with the former lady of Crime Mob.

“I feel like she’s definitely that,” Soulja said of Diamond being a pillar of strength for him. “She’s an added plus just for me, period. She supports me. She loves me. Everybody needs love, everybody needs that support in their corner. She’s definitely a pillar of strength in my corner. I don’t need negativity around me. With all the stuff that’s going on with me as being Soulja Boy and my personal life, and in the world in general, the whole world needs love.”

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Halle Berry To Star In HBO Series: Higher Learning

Berry, already an Oscar and Emmy winner, seems poised to hit the small screen this year, as she’s attached to star in a hot spec script titled, “Higher Learning.” Deadline reports that the Dreamworks-produced series is a hot commodity and is being pitched to subscription nets HBO and Showtime, with a pilot pickup imminent.

The show would feature Berry as a college professor, with few details beyond that available at the moment. Recently cast in the big screen adaptation of the book “Cloud Atlas,” and scheduled to feature in the upcoming group rom-com “New Year’s Eve,” Berry has done limited television work in the last 20 years. READ MORE