Dec, 13 2012 | Written by ATLien
It’s been almost 2 months since Natina Reed
, the young singer from the R&B group Blaque, was struck & killed on a dark stretch of highway in Gwinnett County, Georgia.
Reed, 32, died on October 26, 2012, two days shy of her 33rd birthday and no charges were filed against the driver who accidentally struck her with his automobile.
Natina’s funeral was held November 3, 2012 in Lithonia, Georgia. Now that the smoke has cleared and Reed has been laid to rest, her mother, Dr. Tamara Goodridge, is speaking up to clarify a bit of misinformation surrounding her death.
[READ: Was Natina Reed Homeless When She Died? + Baby Kurupt Pays For Funeral]
Goodridge contacted me on twitter to clarify a few things about her daughter… Continue Reading…
Nov, 5 2012 | Written by ATLien
Actress/Singer Natina Reed of the group Blaque was finally laid to rest last weekend and it was her son’s father, rapper Kurupt, who footed the bill for the funeral services.
[READ: R.I.P. Natina Reed – Dead at 32 (PHOTOS + VIDEOS)]
Investigators are still trying to piece together details surrounding the talented 32 year old singer’s death, after she was struck & killed on a dark stretch of highway in Gwinnett County, Georgia.
Other than the driver (who was not charged) and a passenger in the car, no additional witnesses have come forward.
Oddly enough, the incident report listed Reed’s address as 7065 Jimmy Carter Blvd., which is the address of an extended stay motel in Norcross, and many have speculated that she may have been homeless at the time of her death.
Details + more photos below… Continue Reading…
Oct, 29 2012 | Written by ATLien
Investigators are still seeking answers to questions surrounding the death of R&B singer Natina Reed
Reports surfaced online early Saturday morning that the former ‘Blaque’ group member had been killed in a hit-and-run as she walked home from a store.
[READ: R.I.P. Natina Reed – Dead at 32 – OFFICIAL STATEMENT RELEASED]
Reports of Reed being the victim of a hit-and-run accident were soon discredited by Gwinnett County authorities police,??who confirmed that the driver of the vehicle involved in the accident stopped, called 911, and also rendered aid to Reed after the incident.
A passenger in the vehicle was also witness to the bizarre accident, that occurred on a dark stretch of Georgia highway. Continue Reading…
Oct, 27 2012 | Written by ATLien
Sad news today. Natina Reed, member of 90?s R&B girl group Blaque, was killed in a hit-and-run accident as she walked across a street in Atlanta, GA, last night (October 26, 2012).
Tomorrow would have been her 33rd birthday.
Details below… Continue Reading…
Jul, 1 2011 | Written by ATLien
Natina Reed, former member of the all girl group “Blaque,” was in the news last year after being arrested for disorderly conduct and riding around with an open container of alcohol.?
Reed’s side-eye mugshot ended up going down in the hall of fame as one of THE most hilarious shots ever… second only to THIS ONE (R.I.P. GC)
[READ: Mugshot Mania: Former “Blaque” Member Arrested… ]
Natina, forever scarred by the image of her happy naps and pursed lips, attempted to prove she cleans up well, but apparently that wasn’t enough.
You know they say you never get a second chance to make a first impression but it’s evident you CAN get a second (or third or fourth) chance at posing for a mugshot!
Reed got a chance to clean up her mugshot portfolio earlier this week when she was busted in Atlanta on charges stemming from her use of alcohol.
Check out Natina’s newest mugshot and details about her arrest below: Continue Reading…
Apr, 29 2010 | Written by ATLien
Meet Natina Reed, 29.? Reed was arrested in DeKalb County, Georgia on April 13th and charged with violating the open container laws and disorderly conduct.
She was released the next day (April 14) on a $420 bond, which she paid in cash.
Reed may or may not look familiar to you but she was once a member of the semi-successful girl group, Blaque, which consisted of?vocalist, Shamari Fears, song-writer, Brandi Williams, and rapper, Natina Reed.
Blaque – Natina Reed (center), Shamari Fears (right) and Brandy Harris (left)
Reed, who has a son with rapper Kurupt, is also the cousin of former TLC member Lisa ?Left Eye? Lopes.
It’s sad to see what the industry can do to people. Natina actually had some skills back in the day. Continue Reading…