Ambassador Andrew Young playfully poses with former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield during Young’s 83rd birthday celebration Sunday evening (May 17, 2015).
“I don’t think I’m going to blow out any candles,” the youthful Young quipped during a brief interview just before the event, held at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis and benefiting the Andrew J. Young Foundation.
“I’ve got a few more things on my bucket list. Enough to keep me going another 20 years.”
In addition to the guest of honor and his wife Carolyn Young (pictured above as they share a kiss), guests included Mayor Kasim Reed and his wife Sara Langford-Reed, Clifford “T.I.” Harris, Jr., film director Ava Duvernay (SELMA), Martin Luther King III, Keri Hilson, Evander Holyfield, Ludacris‘ wife Eudoxie Fabiola Agnan Bridges, comedian Chris Tucker and fiancée Cynne Simpson, Lyfe Jennings, Ryan & Marsha Glover and many more.
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It was just a few weeks ago that Jay Jenkins aka Young Jeezy publicly revealed that he had an infant daughter (click HERE if you missed that) and recently, he threw an extravagant birthday bash for his baby girl’s first birthday (February 22, 2015).
[READ: Young Jeezy Reveals Infant Daughter on Instagram (PHOTOS)]
Photographer Thaddeus McAdams of Exclusive Access exclusively shot the event, which was held at Le Fais do-do in Atlanta and attended by several of Jeezy’s celebrity friends.
Sunday afternoon in Atlanta Jeezy held a royal birthday affair. Celebrating the 1st Birthday of his little princess Amra Nor.
Taking a page out of the classic Coming to America the walked in on rose petals to the sound of drums and tribal dancers. Aside from the dancing the kids we’re treated to face painting as well as arts and crafts
Guests included Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and his daughter, Christopher ‘Ludacris’ Bridges and his two daughters, TV Exec. Ryan Glover and his son, and Real ‘Housewife’ Kandi Burruss and her husband Todd Tucker.
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It’s been 2 years since Tameka Raymond
lost her 11 year old son, Kile Glover, to a tragic boating accident
The grieving mother wrote a heartfelt tribute to her fallen son yesterday, the 2nd anniversary of Kile’s death.
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There’s a lil local drama going on around Atlanta now that Bounce TV has filed a lawsuit against Bobbcat films.
For those of you out of the loop, Bounce is run by Ryan Glover (Tameka Raymond’s first husband) and Bobbcat Films, which is owned by Roger Bobb, formerly Tyler Perry’s right hand man at TP Studios.
The issue stems from BounceTV’s allegations that Bobbcat Films reneged on a show featuring David and Tamala Mann (of Meet The Browns), deciding instead to take his project over to BET instead.
Now the two local ‘celebs’ are in a legal battle over breach of contract.
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40 year-old Jeffry Simon Hubbard appeared in a court yesterday (February 20, 2014) to face several charges stemming from the boating accident that killed that killed Tameka Foster Raymond & Ryan Glover‘s 11 year old son Kile Glover.
[FLASHBACK: Kile Glover’s Alleged Killer Pleads ‘Not Guilty’]
Hubbard, the family friend who piloted a personal watercraft in the July 2012 boating accident was found GUILTY of several charges related to the accident and he now faces several years of jail time.
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poses above with her handsome son Ryan Glover, Jr.
In honor of her deceased son, Kile Glover, Tameka held a 5k run/walk event last Saturday morning (November 30, 2013) and hundreds of friends, family members and supporters turned out in freezing weather.
Kile Glover was only 11 years old when he was killed in an unfortunate boating accident on Lake Lanier in July 2012. The talented youngster had a love of music & the arts so Tameka dealt with her grief by honoring her son by forming The Kile’s World Foundation in January 2013.
[FLASHBACK: Tameka Raymond Hosts Launch Event For Kile’s World Foundation… (PHOTOS)]
Proceeds from the race will support Kile’s World, whose mission is to give underprivileged kids access to the arts. It is Tameka’s hope to one day build a school in honor of her deceased son.
Supporters included: Cynthia Bailey & Peter Thomas of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Syleena Johnson and Monifah of R&B Divas, several of Tameka’s family members and many more.
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