The 2016 BET Awards featured an opening performance by Beyoncé and Kendrick Lamar, several tributes to Prince and Muhammad Ali, and quite a few political statements.
Usher used his BETAwards performance to make a statement against Donald J. Trump (click HERE if you missed that), Empire’s Taraji P. Henson also warned viewers about Trump while accepting her award for best actress.
But it was actor Jesse Williams, who commanded the spotlight with his impassioned speech on racial inequality, cultural appropriation and police brutality as he accepted the year’s humanitarian award.
In his nearly five-minute speech, the former public school teacher, Grey’s Anatomy breakout and Advancement Project board member managed to say EVERYTHING that needed to be said about racism in today’s culture.
In case you missed it, watch Williams’ full speech below… Continue Reading…
Sometimes things happen that you have no control over and sometimes you seal your own fate by being forgetful.
T.I.’s stepdaughter, Zonnique Pullins, could have very well prevented her brief jail stint but her bad memory earned her a cute mugshot when she got arrested trying to board a plane at Hartsfields-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta with a pistol earlier this month.
In a recent interview, Zonnique explains exactly what happened while her mom, Tameka “Tiny” Harris, supports the story.
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BET made a promise after the Billboard Awards that they would serve a much better Prince Tribute after sending out a very shady tweet.
[Flashback: BET Shades Billboard Awards Prince Tributes… ]
And after much anticipation, it seems that the network delivered on their promise with an awards show that was filled with electrifying performances in honor of is royal purple highness.
Several of our favorite superstars graced the stage in celebration of Prince’s musical legacy, including, Bilal, Erykah Badu, The Roots, Maxwell, Tori Kelly, Stevie Wonder, Jennifer Hudson, Janelle Monae, Sheila E and more.
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hit the stage of the 2016 BET Awards with a message… ‘Don’t TRUMP America’.
Raymond performed the Young Thug-assisted single “No Limit” to the delight of the crowd as he attempted to prove to the world that Chris Brown ain’t got nutthin on him!
The aging crooner hit a few intricate dance moves filled with sexual innuendo and he sang the lyrics to his latest hit… “Make ya say uuuhh, no limit babe / got that ‘Master P,’ no limit.”
Watch video of Usher’s performance below… Continue Reading…
Queen Bee was a surprise opening act for the 2016 BET Awards.
It wasn’t announced that Beyonce would be involved in this year’s awards show, but she and Kendrick Lamar opened with a powerful performance of “Freedom,” from Beyonce’s Lemonade album.
Check out Beyonce & Kendrick’s energetic performance below… Continue Reading…
A few days ago I revealed details of a potential partnership brewing between Real Housewives of Atlanta ‘O.G.’ Nene Leakes and her BFF Cynthia Bailey’s hubby, Peter Thomas.
[READ:#RHOA Nene Leakes & Peter Thomas Negotiating Atlanta Bar One Partnership… (EXCLUSIVE Details!)]
While Nene as yet to confirm or deny the rumors, Peter Thomas hit the net with a quick clap back to all of the naysayers and a HUGE ‘thank you’ shout out to Bravo and Nene Leakes.
Details below… Continue Reading…