- 10:27 am Monday, May 21st, 2018 by tysheeks
Word is … Jay-Z reportedly convinced Meek Mill not to meet with President Trump.
TMZ broke the story … Meek agreed to travel to the White House to discuss prison reform. President Trump is hosting a Prison Reform Summit. Participants include members of Congress, various activists and, clearly, people who have become victims of the system.
We’re told Jay called Meek Thursday night and made it clear … meeting with Trump would be problematic for his image and for the cause.
We’re told other high-profile African-Americans also called Meek and voiced serious concern.
Meek tells us, “I was originally scheduled to [More]
- 10:22 am Monday, May 21st, 2018 by tysheeks
Janet Jackson accepts the Icon Award at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards.
Before taking to the stage, Bruno Mars introduced the star as “the youngest member of the Jackson family” and rattled off her numerous accolades, from being the only artist to have 18 consecutive Top 10 hits on the Hot 100 to being the first black woman to receive the Billboard Icon Award.
And after perfoming a vibrant and high-energy mix of “Nasty,” “If” and “Throb,” Jackson returned to address the arena. “Thank you Bruno, thank you Billboard…” she started, before having to pause due to the overhwelming “Janet” chant that had erupted.
“I’m deeply humbled [More]
- 12:20 am Friday, May 18th, 2018 by tysheeks
Offset hospitalized after car crash with minor injuries.
His Dodge Challenger however, was totaled.
We’re told he’s already been released and is expected to be okay. His car … not so much.
Our sources say Cardi B rushed to be by her fiance’s side after she heard about the accident.
According to law enforcement, no cops or emergency medical workers were called to the crash scene, and no accident report was taken. Offset’s wrecked car was towed away afterward.
It’s unclear at this point if anyone else was involved — but that seems unlikely since no one called police.
- 11:51 pm Thursday, May 17th, 2018 by tysheeks
Aww Chrissy Teigen and John Legend welcomed their baby boy into the world.
Via Love B Scott:
Chrissy announced the news late Wednesday night on Twitter, writing “Somebody’s herrrrrrre!” followed by happy face and baby bottle emojis. Legend retweeted the announcement.
- 12:12 pm Thursday, May 17th, 2018 by tysheeks
The wife of Ludacris, Eudoxie reveals she suffered a miscarriage earlier this year.
“This year didn’t necessarily start off right for us. I had a miscarriage and needed to have surgery,” Eudoxie shared on Instagram on Monday. “It was very easy to complain and self-pity but I refused to let the enemy win. I stayed faithful and prayed up. I spent hours focusing on the many ways the Lord has blessed me.”
Check out the post below:
- 12:09 pm Thursday, May 17th, 2018 by tysheeks
Money Moves: Joe Budden inks a TV Show deal with P. Diddy’s Revolt TV.
“Finally, Joe Budden is officially part of the REVOLT family,” says REVOLT chairman Sean “Diddy” Combs. “Joe has an authentic approach and he’s never afraid to speak the truth. His many talents deserve a platform that pushes the culture forward and we are excited to produce next-level content with him.”
Last year, Budden departed from his role as co-host of Complex’s Everyday Struggle. Once Budden announced his decision to curtail his relationship with the media company, he began fielding offers, most notably from Combs and REVOLT. With this [More]
Willow Smith shocked her mom Jada with revealing she used to cut herself after the success of ‘Whip My Hair’
- 12:05 pm Thursday, May 17th, 2018 by tysheeks
Willow Smith shocked her mom Jada with revealing she used to cut herself after the success of ‘Whip My Hair.’
Via Love B Scott:
Willow Smith says she lost her sanity during the peak of her childhood fame.
On the second episode of “Red Table Talk,” Willow, her mother, Jada Pinkett Smith, and grandmother Adrienne Banfield-Jones openly discussed loss. When asked about her biggest loss, Willow disclosed something that she had never told her family about.
“I would have to say … honestly I feel like I lost my sanity at one point,” the 17-year-old singer and model said. “It was after that whole ‘Whip My Hair’ [More]
- 11:52 am Thursday, May 17th, 2018 by tysheeks
Cardi B and Offset have been sued by a fan who claims he got beat up by their security.
Giovanni Arnold claims he was at The Mark Hotel just after 2 AM on May 8 — outside a Met Gala after-party — when Cardi walked out and shouted at him, “F*** outta here n****, I will slap the s*** out of you.” He says he “expressed disappointment with being ignored.”
Arnold says shortly after Offset, who was trailing behind his fiancee, said, “Shut up, bro, before a n**** beat you out here.”
According to the lawsuit, filed by Daniel Szalkiewicz, Arnold says he [More]
- 11:48 am Thursday, May 17th, 2018 by tysheeks
Teairra Mari has lawyered up with Lisa Bloom to go after 50 Cent in her leaked sextape scandal.
Via Love B Scott:
Teairra Mari is pulling no punches when it comes to dealing with her sex tape leak.
The singer took to Twitter to reveal that she’s hired famed attorney Lisa Bloom to go after her ex, Akbar Abdul who she believes leaked the tape as well as rapper 50 Cent who shared an image from the tape on his Instagram account.
- 11:43 am Thursday, May 17th, 2018 by tysheeks
Say what! Tidal accused of not paying royalty payments to three different record labels.
This is not good at all if true.
According to a report form Music Business Worldwide, who also reported on the manipulation claims, Norwegian publication Dagens Næringsliv ran a story Wednesday alleging that the streaming service is “significantly behind” on its royalty payments to rights-holders. Specifically, the report claims, Tidal is behind on payouts to three major record companies.
“It is correct that there are delays in payments from Tidal,” Sveinung Rindal, CEO of the Sony-backed Phonofile, reportedly said.
Though Tidal has not yet committed on this latest report, they previously [More]