Mary J. Blige released her new video today, “The Living Proof” in conjunction with release of The Help.  The film, starring Viola Davis, Emma Stone and Octavia Spencer, is set in the South in the 1960s and takes a look at the relationship between black maids and their white employers. Check out the new video:

Also, Pharrell recently tweeted Mary J. Blige and himself working in the studio a few days ago. She’s be dropping her next album My Life II: The Journey Continues in September. Check out the photos: READ MORE

Jay-Z & Kanye Copy Rocko Da Don’s Wildlife

I was checking out my girl ATLien’s site Straight From The A, and, coincidentally, I had been wondering the same thing. Did Jay-Z and Kanye West copy Rocko Da Don’s mix-tape cover? The mix-tape entitled, “Wildlife,” dropped in 2010 and features Rocko with have of his face that of a lion. Kanye and Jay-Z’s picture is of them with fangs and whiskers. What do you think?

 

 

 

50 Cent hit the stage in Atlantic City, New Jersey as the headlining act at the Promo Only Summer Sessions Cocktail Party & Concert.

The event took place at the House of Blues and was the first time 50 Cent and Mann performed “Buzzin.” The event also included Lloyd Banks, Wynter Gordon, Iyaz, Kreayshawn and many more as performers and attendees.

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One lucky New England Patriots fan may soon get to call one of the team’s biggest stars their roommate. The wide receiver wants to live with a fan for the first few weeks of the season. Ochocinco recently joined the Patriots, and thinks living with a fan is a good way to get acclimated to the area. The NFL star says he’s not sure exactly how he’s going to find someone to live with, but notes they will definitely have to have the Internet and an Xbox. When asked by reporters if he’s serious about his plan, Ochocinco responded, quote, “Have I ever lied to you?”

It seems NFL football star Reggie Bush still has it hard for Kim Kardashian who is set to marry Kris Humphries on August 20th. Reggie, who broke up with Kardashian last March (see here), then got back together in November (see here) and once he heard about her new engagement, he had a strong reaction (see here). Life & Style magazine reports that the Miami Dolphin has ” been sending text messages to Kim and leaving her voicemails, telling her she’s making a mistake and that he’s the one for her.” The source then added, READ MORE

Chris Brown Says No To Jackson Tribute

The Jackson family has recently announced their plan for a huge Michael Jackson Tribute (see here) in Wales and the hopes that a number of A-list performers will participate. But our boy Chris Breezy said no to the Jacksons…How do you say no to the Jacksons!? Reportedly, the family has reached out to Jay-Z, Cee Lo Green, Justin Bieber, Kanye West, Bruno Mars, Usher and Christina Aguilera with the request that they’d  perform one or two of their favorite songs by the late pop icon. READ MORE

Shaq And Girlfriend Hoopz Show PDA

Shaq and his girlfriend Hoopz (you remember her from the Flavor of Love) were seen out in Calabass, CA looking like they were deeply in love. I guess I could see why Shaunie would be upset that Shaq doesn’t spend as much time with the kids since he’s retired if he’s just running around California with Hoopz swooping spit. READ MORE

A list of big name stars are coming together to help raise awareness of a famine in East Africa. Celebs who are going to be a part of the noteworthy cause include Beyonce, Madonna, Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Shakira, Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez, U2, Mariah Carey and Coldplay. Are you wondering how they’re all going to help? Thanks to social media outlets such as Facebook and Twitter, these celebs will send out tweets and/or Facebook statuses to get their followers to download Kevin McDonald’s High Tide Or Low Tide from iTunes for a $1.29. READ MORE