Media mogul Oprah Winfrey
paid a visit to the “A” yesterday to address the 2012 graduating class of Spelman College (May 20, 2012).
[READ: Michelle Obama Adresses 2011 Spelman Graduates – PHOTOS/VIDEO]
Winfrey told the graduates and their families at Spelman’s 125th commencement ceremony:
“Never forget that you did not do this by yourself,”
“You come here today trailing the breath of the ancestors and of the angels.”
As graduates listened intently to every word of talk show maven during the ceremony held at the Georgia International Convention Center, she revealed a few keys to success.
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They say that your choice of attire should always make a statement and Usher Raymond
‘s baby blue suit her rocked on the red carpet of the 2012 Billboard Awards is screaming something… I just don’t know what.
While he didn’t have an album in the running, Raymond received three nods this year for songs he served as featured a guest – David Guetta’s “Without You” and Romeo Santos’ “Promise”.
Guetta’s received 2 nominations (Top Dance Song and Top Streaming Song), while Santos’ tune was in the running for Top Latin Song but unfortunately neither of them won an award.
More photos + catch Usher Billboard performance of “Scream” below… Continue Reading…
and her NBA baller hubby Shannon Brown
hit the red carpet of the 2012 Billboard Music Awards last night (May 20, 2012).
The cute couple combined fashion with ink as they each showed off their body art.
Mo rocked all white paired with leopard Christian Louboutins while Shannon opted for an all black suit, white tee and Jordans.
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I revealed to you the cast list of Love and Hip-Hop Atlanta months ago (HERE) and updated you with changes to the cast, including who quit the show and the 2nd string replacement (HERE) but at the time of my posts, the casting of the show had not been truly finalized.
Now the “official” cast listing has been released, as well as the premiere date for the show and guess what? I was correct (as usual).
Not much has changed since my last post and most of the “A” is still scared to death of how Mona Scott Young will portray our city on the upcoming show.
I’ve even heard that a powerful Atlanta rapper who shall remain nameless since he’s still on probation, threatened to sabotage the production if Atlanta was shown in a less than favorable light (but you didn’t hear that from me).
So without further adieu, here’s the tea on the “OFFICIAL” cast of Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta… Continue Reading…
It’s been a rough 3 months for 19 year old Bobbi Kristina
, but she found the strength to honor her famous mom Whitney Houston
, last night at the 2012 Billboard Awards.
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The Atlanta screening of “Battleship,” (the movie where Rihanna
makes her big screen debut) was held May 17, 2012 and Toya Wright
, hubby Memphitz
and daughter Reginae Carter
posed for the adorable portrait above in the OMG Booth
as they made it a family movie date.
The science fiction flick is named after the game of the same name and premiered nationwide May 18, 2012 with mixed reviews.
Female rapper DaBrat stepped out for a rare appearance sporting army fatigues, an MCM backpack and reppin’ SoSo Def with a customized phone case.
Also spotted were Kaleena (Diddy Dirty Money), former RHOA b-character Marlo Hampton, celebrity hairstylist Derek J and more.
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