Rapper T.I. was slated to get out of prison September 29th but that is no longer the case. The rapper is currently back at the same halfway house he was scheduled to live in before he was taken back to prison because of drama surrounding his tour bus ride. Controversy swirled around the fact that officials believed T.I. was conducting business on the tour bus.  T.I.’s lawyer, Steve Sadow, offers reasoning to why T.I. was released from prison before September 29th: READ MORE

Ice-T Disses Rick Ross & Lil Wayne

Wow, rapper/actor/reality TV star Ice-T went in on Rick Ross in a recent interview with VH1. At a screening for VH1’s documentary Planet Rock: The Story of Hip Hop and the Crack Generation. “Don’t start that article with none of that Ice-T disses Rick Ross bullsh*t,” Ice-T says right after dissing Rick Ross. Ice–T who was friends with the original Freeway Rick Ross has this to say about rapper/producer Rick Ross:

“That’s fake,” Ice-T blurts out. “Rick Ross stole a n****’s name. I call him ‘Identity Crisis.’ He thinks he’s [Freeway] Rick Ross, he thinks he’s Larry Hoover, he thinks he’s Big Meech, he thinks he’s MC Hammer, he thinks he’s Tupac. Like, who the f*ck are you really, dude?” READ MORE

Teairra Mari To Join ‘Love And Hip Hop’?

Rumor has it that Teairra Mari will join the cast of Love And Hip Hop on VH1 pretty soon. It looks like her drinking troubles may have caught the eye of producers at the VH1 Network but she doesn’t really fit the mold of the other co-stars of the show. Joining Emily B., Chrissy and Kimbella on the show, Teairra Mari will have the opportunity to promote herself and her music. Apart from the new TV role, Teairra has also joined the Rico Love’s label, Division 1 Records.

Her talent agency, Williams Talent Agency, congratulated her on Twitter, but we have no clue how long she’ll be on the show, but we will be watching!

See her latest video below: READ MORE

Tia & Tamera To Film Second Season of Reality Show

Good news for Tia Mowry-Hardict & Tamera Mowry-Housley, their hit show, Tia and Tamera has been renewed for a second season! The show is on track to become the Style Network’s highest rated show ever. Salaam Coleman Smith, President of The Style Network, had this to say: READ MORE

Kelly Rowland & Diddy Debut ‘Empress’ Perfume

R&B singer Kelly Rowland was announced as the face of Sean John’s new fragrance recently (see here). The perfume has finally debuted and is set to hit stores! The perfume was officially launched at Macy’s in Lakewood, California and bot Diddy and Kelly were there to promote. Kelly Rowland, rocking a black dress and black heels, was photographed meeting fans and signing copies of here album, Here I Am. READ MORE

Jennifer Hudson Has A Wedding Date

Jennifer Hudson has been engaged to her fiance David Otunga for three years. Now the singer says she has a wedding date! In an interview with In Touch magazine she confessed, “I’ve always had a [wedding] date! I just haven’t told anybody! So it’s set!” Looks like Jen’s been fooling everybody!

Since she’s confessed that she’s had the date, I’m sure you’re wondering what is she waiting for. Jen told readers of the magazine, “I’ve been through a lot in my life and I’m just trying to take it one step at a time. I’m one of those girls like, ‘Okay, let me get used to this right here! Give me a second!’ ” I’ve gotta respect that. Take your time! READ MORE

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