Actor Malik Yoba has experienced the death of many of his characters but the ‘unexpected’ death of Empire’s Vernon Turner that caused a shock wave online.
The ‘death’ has sparked rumors and thinly veiled as theories about why Yoba was let go from the hit FOX series.
[READ: They Say: Malik Yoba ‘Terminated’ From EMPIRE for Drug Use… ]
For the record, Yoba has already denied many of the rumors, but now he’s finally addressing the fallout from the season one finale, explaining how he isn’t fazed by Vernon’s death, and revealing what he feels is the true purpose of his fame.
Here’s what Malik has to say about all the drama surrounding his departure from the hit tv series… Continue Reading…
Having multiple baby mamas seems to be the norm nowadays and drama that comes along with all those mixed relationships would make for perfect ‘real life’ reality television.
Rapper Shawty Lo tried to bring his situation to mainstream a few years ago with ‘All My Baby Mamas’ (click HERE to watch) but his story was banned from tv after thousands signed a petition stating it was too stereotypical.
[READ: Meet The Woman Behind The ‘All My Babies Mamas’ Petition… ]
That being said, a rapper with several baby mamas is an issue but apparently a well spoken father of 34 isn’t. (insert side-eye!)
Jay Williams from Iyanla: Fix My Life, the guy who had fathered 34 children from 17 different woman is now getting a shot at bringing his real life problems to the small screen.
Williams story (which you can watch in it’s entirety HERE) sparked several ‘Fix My Life’ follow ups and many suggested that it was his intent all along to secure his own show.
Well… his plan worked. Details + press release below… Continue Reading…
They say ‘3rd time’s the charm’ and Kandi Burruss of The Real Housewives of Atlanta is getting a third go round at her own show.
Kandi first went solo on Bravo back in April 2013 for The Kandi Factory which was a reality competition series that chronicled Burruss and her team’s quest to assist 16 aspiring artists jump-start their dreams of success in the music industry. The show aired for one season with 8 episodes.
[FLASHBACK: Kandi Hosts ‘The Kandi Factory’ Preview Party… (PHOTOS)]
Burruss’s 2nd solo opportunity came during Kandi’s Wedding, a five-part wedding series that aired back in June 2014. Kandi and her husband Todd Tucker aired all their family drama as they prepared to walk down the aisle for their wedding ceremony.
Now Kandi’s marital drama has sparked another spin-off for the Grammy-award winning songstress, as Kandi, her hubby Todd Tucker and their blended family hit the screen for a show tentatively titled, ‘Meet The Tuckers‘.
Details below… Continue Reading…
Kim Zolciak-Biermann (formerly of The Real Housewives of Atlanta) birthed three babies within a year of each other and managed to regain her girlish figure almost immediately.
Kim’s twins turned one last November and she’s been showing off her slimmed down frame online by posting a slew of selfies.
Many fans suspect Kimmy paid a visit to one of the many plastic surgeons around town, but she may have opted for a cheaper alternative this time.
[FLASHBACK: No Plastic Surgery? Kim Zolciak’s Nose Knows the Truth… (PHOTOS)]
The ‘Tardy for the Party’ songstress recently posted a questionable selfie via her instagram account and then snatched it down 20 minutes later. Unfortunately for Kim, one of my super readers caught the post and sent it over.
Read his email below… Continue Reading…
Clifford ‘T.I.’ Harris and his lovely wife Tameka ‘Tiny’ Cottle-Harris were ‘boo’d up’ during the premiere of ‘GET HARD’ at the TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX in Hollywood, California on yesterday (March 25, 2014).
While the cute couple puts on a brave front, they have certainly gone through their share of ups and downs over the past year.
[FLASHBACK: T.I. and Tiny Have Separate Living Quarters – Check out T.I.’s new Crib… (PHOTOS)]
Tip moved out of their Jonesboro home to a swanky Buckhead ‘bachelor’ pad around this time last year, and now word on the curb is that Tiny is headed for a fresh start with a new home of her own!
Details below… Continue Reading…
Super producer Jermaine Dupri seems so misunderstood these days. *sigh*
[FLASHBACK: In the Tweets: Jermaine Dupri Responds to Janet Jackson Tell-All Rumors… ]
Dupri caught flack yet again when he offered his take on the Blurred Lines lawsuit and in the process managed to diss Ciara by calling her new single a ‘rip off’ of one of his Usher tracks.
[READ: On Blast: Jermaine Dupri Calls Ciara’s ‘I Bet’ COMPLETE RIP OFF of Usher’s ‘U Got It Bad’]
Jermaine recently sat down with Big Tigger of Atlanta’s V-103 radio station to address the issue, stating:
I wasn’t trying to attack Ciara or anything like that. It ain’t like that… what I was trying to do is make sure the guy who was doing the interview understands how frequently this happens in the music business.
This happens probably EVERYDAY… that somebody’s record sounds like somebody else’s record.
It’s very easy for people to be influenced by music. If you listen to records a lot if you listen to artists a lot… it just happens very frequently.
I didn’t know me saying that was going to turn into this…
Dupri still manages to prove his point when he and Big Tigger compare the two songs back to back.
Watch the full interview below… Continue Reading…