So Cold in the ‘D’: Singer TREY SONGZ Arrested For Assault – Due in Court January 5

    Just like his song says “Bottoms up. Bottoms up. Throw your hands up. Tell security we ‘bout to tear this club up”-that really happened. Yurrrrrhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh, really. It did. On December 28, R & B heart throb Trey Songz was out in Detroit getting his TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

I Scream, You Scream, For Ice Cream: BEN & JERRY’s Publicly Stands In Solidarity With Black Lives Mattering

I scream. Ice cream You scream. You cream For, I scream. For ice cream. Whether or not you or I scream for ice cream, today, the popular ice cream brand Ben and Jerry’s screamed in deed, indeed: by dropping a shout out and snippet that TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

Atlanta Federal Court Judge Rules Singer PEBBLES Can Proceed To Sue VH1’s VIACOM Regarding Role in 2013 TLC Biopic

…To believe. Or not to believe. That is the question. It just takes a street degree. Quietly brewing behind the Viacom scenes is a legal battle involving the group TLC and their former manager Peebles. The “Girlfriend”—How Could You Let ‘Em Treat You So Bad” TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

Live Nation & Tidal Present MS. LAURYN HILL’s “MLH Caravan” Concert Series + How We Are Going To Meet LAURYN’s Submission To Time & Space Head On This Time Around

Live Nation & Tidal announce Ms. Lauryn Hill’s “MLH Caravan” 16 date concert series kicking off August 27.     Presale tickets available for Tidal subscribers begin at 10 a.m. Aug 4. Cities and dates are as follows: Aug. 27 – Philadelphia, PA – The TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

Happy Birthday MTV! Still Want Your MTV? You’ll Soon Get That Old Thang Back

When MTV launched, it meant it-in every sense of the word:     If you’re anything like me, you can remember getting punished and getting many-a-spankings from not enough chores and too much music television (MTV for short). After eight long hours of work, oh TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

BEYONCE’s Mom Gets Slayed: Accused Of Lying To Cover Her Sly BET AWARDS Early Exit + Who Were Other No-Shows and ‘Got To Go’s?

  For the second year in a row, hosted by Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross, while one of television’s biggest award show nights at Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theatre appeared to pull off as poised as the poignancy of Jesse Williams’ BET Awards speech, reportedly, TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

“There You Go'”s JOHNNY GILL Comes For SINEAD O’CONNOR

Oops. Insert him in there (around 2000/2001 somewhere). Considering the fact he got a few honorable mentions in one of my novels (on pp. 68, 137, 202), how soon I forget the honorable mention of crooner Johnny Gill under the list of “pretty boy”/ boyfriends TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

Man Gets Information At BEYONCE’s #FormationTour Concert: Reads A Book

To determine its value and worth to us, sampling and test marketing is an awesome, (and typical) way to gauge whether or not our time or money is worth us going all in on/for a thing, a place, or even a person. Well if any TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

DJ KHALED Gets in Formation

  The All I Do Is Win DJ and producer turned Snapchat king has won-again and having just signed with Jay Z’s Roc Nation is proving to put him in position to keep doing just that: Win.   Known for giving his redundantly motivational, practical TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

PRINCE Mid Air Emergency Landing-Rushed To Local Hospital + DIANA ROSS Involved in Car Accident On Route To Show

In the “International Lover“’s own words: “We ask that you please observe the ‘no letting go sign’. I anticipate a few turbulence along the way,” such is a sentiment of life imitating art for us Prince fans this evening as, we are hoping that all TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

BRANDY Readies New Talk Show, Brings “CHICAGO” To Cali + Drops Beggin’ & Pleadin’

  Respected and branded “The Vocal Bible” singer Brandy has just been blessed with her own talk show. The singer-actress just inked a deal with the Fox Channel, captioning: Look at God. So excited to share my new project “Brandy x David” a fun, new TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

#WednesdayWisdom Just Why BEYONCE Gets The Sensually Salacious Pass AMBER ROSE & KIM KARDASHIAN Never Will

Amber Rose recently just got herself surrounded by a swarm of bees Beys-all stings due to Beyonce being the subject of a statement that Amber made to The Daily Beast just recently. “It’s bullsh/t, and this is the thing: They come at me and Kim TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

Musical Momentum: LAURYN HILL Performs With THE WEEKND On JIMMY FALLON

  Lauryn Hill certainly kept the momentum going while pumping the brakes on rumors about her no-show at this past Monday’s Grammy’s (where she was said to have stood singer The Weekend up live on stage at the live, televised program). Well unannounced and unpublicized, TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

LAURYN HILL’s #GRAMMYs No-Show Actually A Late-Show? Might The Repeatedly Late Artist Have A Belaboring Pre-Show Ritual We Know Nothing About?

    Although having performed on for Grammy festivities on Sunday, while Rihanna’s absence was met with malice by mad fans at her last minute decision to pull out of performing at last night’s Grammy’s was due to doctor’s orders, Lauryn Hill’s absence was (literally) TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

Unbreak My Chart: TONI BRAXTON’s LIFETIME Biopic Trump Ratings

Although we didn’t get that album or single last year as promised, she’s excused. She gave fans an event, instead. We 90s R&B fans were treated to, while many Tweeted through the sultry-voiced songbird Toni Braxton’s Lifetime biopic: Unbreak My Heart. According to Variety.com, the TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

TYRESE Interviews w/ SWAY Re: His #OscarsSoWhite Plight & CHRIS ROCK Stepping Down as Host

With all the unity (and enmity) and fear of career eulogies on the table yet, across the Internet and television regarding what who said-shouldn’t, Shame R&B crooner Tyrese (who, for the past few days) has been on the chopping rocking block for being on top TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

“Aunt Viv” JANET HUBERT Considers JADA PINKETT SMITH’s Boycott ‘Karma’ For WILL SMITH Reads JADA Riot Act + (Update: Jada & Will Speak)

Well J. Cole’ll certainly give us a visual to remember the next time we crank on the radio to hear him rap the line of his current hit: I want a real love, dark skinned and Aunt Viv love. That Jada and that Will love TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

TEYANA TAYLOR & And An Emotional IMAN SHUMPERT Talk To GMA About Delivering Their Own Child in the Bathroom

The last time our generation heard tale of a girl delivering a baby in a bathroom was most probably in a Tupac song. But with circumstances quite different (than the lyrics of the song), R&B singer Teyana Taylor delivered a baby in the bathroom under TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

SNOOP & PATTI LABELLE Extend Thanksgiving To Those Beyond Their Own Families

There’s no running Snoop out the hood, turkey. Keep dreamin.’ The rapper was just there—in Inglewood [California] smack dead in the hood, giving out something to the tune of 1500 turkeys to families in need for Thanksgiving this 2015 season.   “This is a very TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

CIARA & FUTURE Reportedly Making Love, Sex & Magic Behind Her Quarterback Boo RUSSELL WILSON’s Back + Is Rekindled Flames Hotter The 2nd Time Around?

How’s this for your and your significant other’s role play: You and your boo have a terrible break up. If you’re not famous–all the neighbors knew and whisper about the back and forth shenanigans and things said and done that’s all out in the neighborhood TAP IN TO FINISH READING …