New Music: Ashanti ‘Never Too Far Away’

Ashanti has been off the radar for a while but she’s back now with her newest single Never Too Far Away. The song comes from an upcoming movie named Dream House. The thriller will star Craig David and Naomi Watts. In this song, she still talking about love and how she will go to the edge of the Earth for her man. Check out the song inside! READ MORE

Naturi Naughton Covers Rolling Out Magazine

Naturi Naughton covers this weeks edition of Rolling Out Magazine. The starlet who is most known for her part in the popular girl group 3LW and more recently for her portrayal of Lil Kim in Notorious, shared a number of interesting details with the magazines.

First up is what’s new with her career. The actress is set to play Bunny Brenda on NBC’s newest sitcom The Playboy Club. Her role says a lot about her being that her character was actually the first black playboy bunny. Bunny Brenda’s character will go through some of our nation’s most dramatic times which include the Women’s Liberation Movement and their bra burning campaign as well as the Civil Right’s Movements boycotts. READ MORE

Nasty Nas turned 38 yesterday and celebrated it with a star-studded birthday bash in NY last night. Nas showed up  rocking a red satin dinner jacket, shell toe Adidas and a bow tie. And it looks like anybody who is anybody was there, Common, Zoe Saldana, DJ Khaled, Ne-Yo, Steve Stoute, Jay-Z, Carmelo & La La, DJ Premiere & AZ.

Nas giving Jay-Z dap.

Nas & Zoe Saldana kickin it.

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Man Says He Lied About Jay-Z’s Secret Child

We recently reported a story from Star about Jay-Z having a child with Trinidadian model Shenelle Scott, but the main source has recanted his story (see here)! Jerald Andrews, the father of Shenelle’s ex-boyfriend who reportedly thought the baby was his, now denies knowing any real information regarding the baby or who his father is. He says:

“I know Shenelle, but I’ve never spoken to her or my son about this. They’re very private people. The stuff about the DNA test was on the Internet. It’s all from an old article on the Internet. I don’t know if it’s true.” READ MORE

Kimora Lee Simmons Named President of JustFab.com

Fashionista Kimora Lee Simmons has officially been named president & creative director at JustFab.com. Ms. Simmons previously worked with the brand for awhile but without the official title. The company offers a members-only subscription fashion service for $39.95 a month and includes personalized style tips and exclusive access to shoes, bags, sunglasses and jeans. Kimora Lee Simmons had this to say: READ MORE

Directed by Mario Van Peebles, the film All Things Fall Apart has been picked up by Image Entertainment to be distributed across the United States. What does this mean? 50 Cent will be hitting a silver screen near you! Originally slated to go straight to DVD, the film will be released theatrically in early 2012. The film shouldn’t be expected in every theatre, but it will be around. READ MORE

Lil Wayne Pays $5 Million Tax Bill

News came out in April that Weezy F. Baby hadn’t been paying his taxes and that he owed the Feds $5.6 million (see here). He even tried to sell his $14 million mansion to pay Uncle Sam off (see here). Well it looks like Lil Wayne has cleared his debt to society by paying off that super bill. READ MORE

Hold your breath whenever Nicki Minaj is in town because nobody’s ever sure what she’s going to wear! Her attendance at the Oscar De La Renta Runway show for fashion week. Nicki has been displaying all types of crazy outfits that are typical of her. However, today’s outfit took the cake! READ MORE