Sony Music Entertainment has put a temporary restraining order against Jeff Choi for making increasingly disturbing threats over the last few months to people at the recording label, believing that the label released several songs ABOUT HIM without permission.Â The suspect has been detained for a psychiatric evaluation in LA after believing that Ne-Yo, Clive Davis and CFO Kevin Kelleher were to blame for releasing the songs. He’s even threatened to “shoot people in the head” unless the company pays him $800,000. READ MORE
Nicki Minaj will be helping Tyra Banks kick off the new season of her hit show “America’s Next Top Model” tonight. The rap diva will be serving as a guest judge as cycle 17 gets under way. Nicki won’t be the only hip-hop artist stopping by the show this season. West Coast emcee Game is also slated to appear. Celebrities like Kathy Griffin, La Toya Jackson, Kristin Cavallari, Ashlee Simpson, and Tyson Beckford are also scheduled to be featured on the show. This season of “America’s Next Top Model” will include several familiar faces, as fan favorites return for another run on the show. To catch the premiere of “America’s Next Top Model,” tune in to The CW tonight at 9:00 p.m. Eastern.
Kelis says she was verbally abused while at a London airport earlier this week. In a series of tweets, the hip-hop diva states that she was called a “slave” by another traveler on Monday. Kelis says READ MORE
It seem like the homie TIP just can’t get a break!!!! T.I.’s legal team won’t be able to challenge the recent decision to put him back behind bars. According to TMZ, Tips lawyers received a letter from the Federal Bureau of Prisons informing them that T.I. isn’t “entitled to legal counsel” while officials review the decision to place him back in prison. T.I.’s lawyers sent the Bureau a letter last week asking to be present during the hearings. The Bureau rejected their request, noting they had already held two hearings without the lawyers’ presence. TMZ says it’s unclear, however, as to what took place during those hearings. READ MORE
Today marks the 15th anniversary of rapper Tupac’s death. While it has been 15 years according to TMZ, his mother Afeni Shakur, says she feels like it was just yesterday that her son was shot dead. To honor Tupac’s death, she’s spending time with family and friends out in Northern California. She went on further to say that she feels the same pain now that she felt back in 1996.
While his mother is mourning, she is still putting forth effort to keep his name alive. READ MORE
Gucci Mane is being carted away to prison yet again. This time, the rapper will be going to jail for pushing a 36-year old woman by the name of Diana Graham, out of his hummer truck as it rolled down a suburban Atlanta street. The ordeal went down January 28th. Gucci Mane pleaded guilty to two counts of battery, two counts of reckless conduct and one count of disorderly conduct. READ MORE
Everyone’s been sitting around wondering what Alicia Keys has to say about Swizz cheating with a girl he met at Solange’s birthday party named Chris. Well, Alicia took to her twitter account yesterday and said that the situation is “laughable”. Check out her tweet:
Chris Brown and Kelly Rowland kicked off their F.A.M.E. tour in Toronto, Canada to a sold out audience. While Chris may continue to get harassed by the media, it looks like fans don’t care anything about that and cherish his talent instead. Critics from the Toronto Sun had nothing but good things to say about Chris saying that he was the “whole package in terms of dancing, performing, and general showmanship.â€
On the other hand, hottie Kelly Rowland did her thing too looking sexy as always. She performed a ton of her new material from her latest album Here I Am. In addition to this, she gave fans a treat by performing some of Destiny’s Child’s big hits. READ MORE