Fantasia Barrino was featured on VH1’s Behind the Music last night (August 24) where she discussed her suicide attempt and admits it wasn’t an accident at all.
I didn?t have any fight in me. I didn?t care about anything. I just wanted out. At that moment, I wanted out. I wanted it to be over with ? all of it, all of that.
She says she wasn’t happy when she woke up in the hospital and realized her suicide attempt “didn’t work” ? until her nurse, Melody, told her to get up and fulfill her destiny.
Most felt it was her relationship with her married boyfriend Antwuan Cook and his wife putting Tasia on blast in the media that prompted the suicide attempt… [READ: Fantasia’s Married Boyfriend’s Wife Seeks Revenge! Reveals Sex Tape!!] But Tasia admits that although that may have been a contributing factor, it was a combination of years of struggles and hard times.
From there, the episode delves deep into Fantasia’s North Carolina roots ? beginning with when she began singing (at age 5), then tracing her first love (ex-boyfriend Brandel Shouse, the father of her daughter, Zion), which would later turn into an abusive relationship. “He was somebody I was crazy about,” Barrino said. “The first guy who showed me attention.”
In case you missed it, watch the FULL EPISODE of Fantasia’s Behind the Music episode: Continue Reading…
A 40 year old Atlanta woman recently faced a discriminatory price increase at a local nail salon.
Natural Nails, located just outside the Atlanta area in Lithonia, GA, claims they were worried that their expensive massage chairs might break, so they charged a customer an additional five dollars because she is overweight. Continue Reading…
So far, Fantasia Barrino has remained silent about her recent hospitalization following her attempted suicide, but the American Idol star has finally spoken up and admitted she intended to end her life two weeks ago when she overdosed on aspirin and sleeping aids.
I didn’t have any fight in me. I didn’t care about anything. I just wanted out. At that moment, I wanted out. I wanted it to be over with ? all of it, all of that.
Fantasia was found on the floor in her room by manager Brian Dickens just moments after she found out her married boyfriend’s wife had named her in legal documents.
[READ: Fantasia’s Married Boyfriend’s Wife Seeks Revenge! Reveals Sex Tape!!]
… and she says that her suicide attempt wasn’t an “accident” and she knew exactly what she wanted to do! Continue Reading…
Monica has found a new love and it’s in the form of Lakers baller Shannon Brown!? The two were love interests on film in Mo’s video for “Love All Over Me” and are now officially an item.
The two have been spotted together all over the country and they’ve already had issues in the media. One site even labeled Mo a “homewrecker,” stating that stole her new man away from his baby mama of seven years.
The rumor mill started buzzing after it was reported that Brown ditched his baby mama, Sharde, (and her wedding plans), to get booed up with Monica and Shannon, being the stand up guy that he is, quickly dispelled that nasty chatter and set the record straight about the situation. Continue Reading…
The Atlanta home of for NBA baller Eric Snow and his soon to be ex-wife DeShawn has hit the market.
The 6-BR, 9-BA 4.65 acre mansion, which was featured on the first season of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, has been listed for sale and is going for just under $5 million.
DeShawn and Eric are currently involved in a nasty divorce, which is rumored to have been sparked by Eric’s cheating ways.
The former NBA baller, who has 3 sons with DeShawn, is rumored to have just become a new daddy after a long-term affair with a college classmate.
[READ: DeShawn & Eric Snow’s Divorce Pending As His Mistress Gives Birth…]
We all saw this coming… and Bravo definitely dropped the ball when they dropped DeShawn!
Now you too can own a piece of Real Housewives of Atlanta history!! Check out more photos of the multi-million dollar home that just hit the market: Continue Reading…
Check out the official cast photo for Season 3 of The Real Housewives of Atlanta which features newbies Phaedra Parks and Cynthia Bailey…and a noticeably absent Lisa Wu-Hartwell.
I hate to toot my own horn, but I was the first to announce Phaedra’s arrival back in February…
[READ: Guess Who’s Joining the Real Housewives of Atlanta]
And I also got an exclusive with Lisa on why she’s no longer on the show…
[READ: Lisa Wu-Hartwell Wants You to Know… ]
This season is gonna be full of drama… drama… drama… as Phaedra is not one to hold her tongue and neither is NeNe Leakes.? Cynthia Bailey’s wedding is also gonna be a huge factor, especially since it’s rumored her new hubby is broke! [Click here for the drama!]
Check out a sneak peek from Season 3 PLUS the official bios of the new castmembers below: Continue Reading…