Aubrey “Drake” Graham aka Drizzy Drake hit the late night television scene over the weekend with an appearance on Saturday Night Live.
The former ‘Degrassi’ star was featured in comedy skits with Andy Samberg and “Weekend Update” with Jay Pharoah. He was also the show’s musical guest, performing his latest singles “Headlines” and “Make Me Proud” (joined by Nicki Minaj).
If you missed Drake’s SNL appearance, check out the videos below… Continue Reading…
Nicki Minaj was spotted strolling through LAX this morning rocking comfy low maintenance airport gear.
Nicki may have married Drizzy Drake in the official video for “Moment for Life,” but it’s her longtime companion, Jamai Willis that’s always by her side. For her travels, Nicki went all ‘black everything’ with a jet black wig, comfy velour pants and flat black Giueppe Zanotti lace up boots (retail $1,295).
These knee-high sneaker boots are trimmed with leather and feature a full lace up front as well as a side zipper.
Nicki is also carrying her Louis Vuitton Bellevaue Bag (PM $895- GM $1,090) ~ Upscale Hype
Nicki was arriving from NYC where she’d had her comedic acting debut during an appearance on Saturday Night Live.
The highly-viewed show featured the Young Money rapper performing her hits “Right Thru Me” and “Moment 4 Life.” In addition, Nicki flexed her acting chops with appearances in the “Bride of Blackenstein” sketch and “Creep” digital short with comedy trio The Lonely Island.
In case you missed it, check out Nicki on SNL below: Continue Reading…
Kanye West, his light bright red suit, and a bevy of model chicks hit the Saturday Night Live stage for a powerful recreation of his “Power” video. He then used a similar vision for “Runaway,” where he was joined onstage by Pusha T.
Breaking 36 seasons of SNL convention, Kanye converted SNL’s the signature black, instrument filled stage to an all white, backlit canvas.
In case you missed it, check out both of Yeezy’s SNL performances below: Continue Reading…
Betty White and Jay-Z were all smiles on the set of Saturday Night LIVE last weekend.
Betty White was asked to host the show legions of longtime fans signed a Facebook petition to get the 80-year-old “Golden Girls” star on the show.
Betty’s hosting gig marked the 35th anniversary of the popular late night weekend comedy show and it’s said to be the most watched episode ever!
White thanked her Facebook friends in her opening monologue:
“I really have to thank Facebook … I didn’t know what Facebook was, and now that I do know what it is, I have to say, it sounds like a huge waste of time. I would never say the people on it are losers, but that’s only because I’m polite.
People say ‘But Betty, Facebook is a great way to connect with old friends.’ Well at my age, if I wanna connect with old friends, I need a Ouija Board.
Needless to say, we didn’t have Facebook when I was growing up. We had phonebook, but you wouldn’t waste an afternoon with it.”
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Lil Wayne’s rumored boo, Shanell aka SNL of Young Money held an impromptu “shower” complete with gifts and champagne.
Now we all know that Wayne is a fertile lil goblin but I promised to reveal only so much. Y’all may have caught a glimpse of the gifts on my Twitter but I had no idea the wrapping paper told a story… Continue Reading…
Photos by FreddyO
Lil Wayne’s hot new protege Shanell is totally blowing everyone away during the America’s Most Wanted tour! Shanell aka SNL (sister of former Danity Kane member D. Woods) is so talented that she’s on tour with heavyweights like Wayne and Young Jeezy without even an album out! She does, however, have a new mixtape coming out soon and is also set to release a full album in 2010. Shanell performed her new song “Play in my Band” onstage and showcased her starpower.
You betta work b*tch!!!
Shanell’s bout to get em! For real…y’all betta keep your eyes on this one. Don’t say I didn’t tell you. I’ve also secured a HQ copy of Shanell’s “Play in my Band” song which features Lil Wayne for your listening pleasure!
Check out the full song and more photos below: