Monday, June 30, 2008
Jay-Z finally took the stage at the 2008 Glastonbury festival and despite the critics, he killed it!!! He even started his show off with a cover of Oasis’ “Wonderwall” just to get back at noel gallagher. And Of course Wifey was there to cheer him on.
Bleu Magazine’s 2nd anniversary celebration was held in the Time Warner Center in the Ny
Friday, June 27, 2008
Selita Ebanks And Zoe Kravitz hit up ‘The Wackness’ after party at the Gramercy Park Hotel in New York City this week. Zoe looks a little decent this time and did Seltia cut her hair. Hot shoes!!
Lisa Leslie will be out promoting her first book, "Don’t Let The Lipstick Fool You: The Making of a Champion," while her husband, airline pilot Michael J. Lockwood, is also promoting his newly-released "Women Have All The Power: Too Bad They Don’t Know It!" The couple plans to appear at a joint book signing in Los Angeles today (June 27) at the Turning Point Urban Business Summit & Expo 2008, held at the Sheraton Downtown Hotel.
A fire burned down a recording studio in Virginia Beach owned by producer Teddy Riley. Apparently studio was scheduled to go up for auction the same day the fire broke out. The owner of the property, Dunkirk Properties LLC, owes more than $18,000 in back taxes, according to the city treasurer’s office and investigators. Riley who filed for bankruptcy in 2002 still owes the IRS about $1 million in unpaid taxes. His home in Church Point,Va. was sold in 2006 for $1.5 million, to pay off his tax debts. The funds from the studio's auction was to help pay off a $700,000 loan against the studio that Riley defaulted on. Investigators say it will be about a week before they can determine the cause of the fire.
D'Angelo has signed with J Records and is expected to release his debut album in 2009. Reports state that he has already recorded a track with Raphael Saadiq and plans to go into the studio with John Mayer very soon. This will be his first album in nearly a decade.
Fantasia was apparently dropped from her management comapny, (19 Management) due to poor record sales. Although the first album Free Yourself, sold almost 2 million copies, and the follow-up went gold and garnered three Grammy nominations. As well as Fantasia starring in her own Lifetime TV biopic, authored a book about her rags-to-riches story, and received top billing in the Broadway production of The Color Purple.The reason for the split, according to some sources, is "creative differences." However, like many other Idol contestants, Fantasia remains on the labels 19 Recordings and will continue to share music sales profits with the company.
There is this new hot group that goes by the name of The DEY. The group is composed of Divine, Élan (who is the young lady singing on "There's Nothing" with Sean Kingston), and Yeyo (DEY), the bilingual Latino trio fuses hip-hop, R&B, pop, and Afro-Latino influences into their sound. The Dey is signed to Epic Records and their debut promises to unify English, Spanish, and bilingual Latinos, and to address the interests and concerns of today's generations of multicultural urbanites.The DEY's album will feature production by Timbaland, JR Rotem, Stargate, and more.
Thursday, June 26, 2008
Rihanna was spotted leaving Les Deux nightclub in L.A. this week. Either RiRi Lying to us about her age or her fame is getting her into these places. Because Les Deux ain't having it if your under 21.
Beyonce in the airport on her way to see her man' s performance. I wonder how she feels about the shaved nut sack? Whats up with this "Hot Sweaty Sex look"...Not feeling it.
So, i was in the store today and i was reading the newest issue of US Weekly magazine. I came across this discover– Diddy and Jay-Z are among many guys who Bikini Wax their Nuts???. Apparently it makes Guys look bigger and their girls are more willing to give them head. All Jay-Z had to say was, “bald is beautiful.” But i don't know , just the thought of Hot wax on a mans southern regions, then RIPPED OFF is not satisfying to me. I can handle shaved legs, but to shave you nut sack you got to be kidding me, I'm with looking bigger, but if it don't feel bigger... Ummm it's Pointless!!!
Check out these recent photos of Tiffany Pollard, b.k.a. New York. they are for her new show "New York Goes To Hollywood." Which premieres August 4 at 10/9c on VH-1 of course. I think i may be sick, Kids at home this is not someone you want to be like.
According to reports Nelson Mandela wants no part of his granddaughter Naomi Campbell at his 90th birthday concert, to be held tomorrow at London's Hyde Park. The former South African leader told organizers to remove her from the line-up after expressing disappointment with her recent arrest at Heathrow Airport. Particularly because she was wearing a 46664 baseball hat when authorities escorted her off the plane for assaulting two cops.
Ed Hardy designer Christian Audigier, broke the news that Janet Jackson is about to hit the fashion world with her own line of lingerie. Since news broke Janet has reportedly told told reporters, "I'm working on it," and that her new line will be in stores later this year. Will this come before of After the baby Jermaine says they will be having soon?
Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins and his wife, singer Joy Enriquez, will give their son Rodney David Jerkins Jr. who was born on May 28 his photo debut in JET Magazine's July 7th issue.
A federal judge told track star Justin Gatlin that he would not be Participating in the United States' Olympic Games. Apparently the trials which takes place this weekend in Eugene, Ore is out of his "exclusive jurisdiction." Gatlin who was suspended four years ago after positively testing for the male sex hormone testosterone in 2006 as welll as violating his second offense because of also testing positive in 2001 for amphetamines that was part of a medication to treat Attention Deficit Disorder. Gatlin had been wronged however, the court says they have no power to right the wrong.
Congrats to Candace Parker who not only became the second player to dunk in a WNBA game, but this Los Angeles Sparks rookie received the Honda-Broderick Cup on Monday as the nation's top female college athlete.
In London everyone hit up Nelson Mandela’s 90th birthday party dinner today. No one came alone
Nicole Scherzinger race car driver Lewis Hamilton Naomi and her new man Marcus Elias Mr. and Mrs. Smith Except Oprah
And Leona Lewis
Keisha and Forest Whitaker Denzel And Paulette Washington