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Music Executive Shot In Hollywood Rampage Dies

The music executive who was shot during last Friday’s rampage in Hollywood has lost his life. John Atterberry died on Monday afternoon.

Atterberry was reportedly shot three times in the face and neck during the shooting spree.

He had been listed in critical condition at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center until his death Monday.


Over the course of his career, Atterberry worked with such stars as Brandy, Jessica Simpson, and the Spice Girls. READ MORE

Tupac’s Mom Says She Feels Like He Died Yesterday

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

Fashion Designer Alexander McQueen Found Dead

Alexander McQueen, one of Monica’s favorite  british fashion designer, has died aged 40, his company confirmed today. He was found dead in his home this morning.

One of London’s most talented and respected designers, his death comes on the opening day of New York fashion week. He was due to show his autumn/winter 2010 collection in Paris in March.

The son of a taxi driver and one of six children, Alexander McQueen was born in the East end of London in 1969. He left school at 16 to begin an apprenticeship on Savile Row with the tailor Anderson & Sheppard. His major breakthrough came when he was discovered by the Vogue stylist Isabella Blow in 1991. She bought the whole of his MA collection and promoted it within the pages of the fashion magazine. When Blow died in 2007, McQueen dedicated his spring/summer 2008 collection to her memory.