Hip-hop legend DJ Jazzy Jeff is the latest celebrity to reveal that he contracted coronavirus. In a pair of posts on Instagram, Jeff revealed that he had a particularly tough bout with the virus.
Last week New Orleans entrepreneur Jesseca Dupart gifted rapper Da Brat with a brand-new Bentley and officially confirmed their relationship. In an interview on “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show,” Da Brat shared why she has never been open about her sexuality until now.
Jurnee Smollett has filed for divorce after nearly ten years of marriage to Josiah Bell. A source told US Weekly Magazine that an attorney for the actress dropped off the paperwork sometime last week.
Angelica Ross, who co-starred for two seasons on the FX hit show ‘Pose’ found out that she was the other woman, because of nationwide social distancing in place as a precaution from the coronavirus pandemic.
Manu Dibango, the acclaimed Cameroonian saxophonist whose 1972 hit “Soul Makossa” would later be sampled by some of the biggest names in music – including Michael Jackson – died Tuesday from coronavirus. He was 86.
Former Tallahassee mayor Andrew Gillum, nearly won the race for Florida governor in November 2018, will enter rehab to treat his alcoholism days after he was found “inebriated” in a South Beach hotel room. The Democratic candidate was discovered alongside another man who may have overdosed o…
Josie Harris, the mother of three of boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s children, was found dead in her car outside her house. She was 40 years old.
The government plans to file more new charges in the coming weeks against R. Kelly. During a hearing – which added another accuser in the case – prosecutor Angell Krull said agents recently seized more than 100 electronic devices, including hard drives. Agents wielding a search warrant were …
According to The Miami Herald, former Pretty Ricky lead singer Pleasure P. was arrested on battery charges in Miami after attacking a cashier at Checkers.
Nicki Minaj’s new husband Kenneth “Zoo” Petty was reportedly arrested by the LAPD for not registering as a sex offender. Petty’s status stems from being convicted of an assault when he was a teen. He was charged with the first-degree attempted rape of a 16-year-old girl in April 1995. Petty,…
In a motion filed in Brooklyn federal court Monday, a lawyer for R. Kelly argued for dismissal of several counts against the singer that are based on a New York law that says it is a criminal offense for someone who knows they have an “infectious venereal disease” to have hooked up with anot…
Tyler Perry's sister’s son, who was serving 20 years in prison for murdering his father in front of his mother back in 2016, hanged himself in his jail cell.
Actress, producer, writer and television showrunner Lena Waithe has been accused of stealing the idea for her new series, “Girls Room,” following the release of the show’s trailer last week. On Wednesday, Waithe took to twitter to respond, saying that she didn’t rip the storyline from Atlant…
After Flava Flav claimed that he was let go from the iconic hip-hop group Public Enemy over political views, rapper Chuck D sent an open letter on behalf of the group, billed as Public Enemy Radio, expounding on the group’s decision to part ways with Flav after more than 35 years.
Comedian Bill Cosby, who is currently serving a three to 10-year sentence for sexual assault, took to Instagram to proclaim that disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein was given a fair trial when Weinstein was convicted of 3rd degree rape earlier this week.
Singer Nokio confirmed that he is no longer a part of the R&B quartet Dru Hill. Two days after the group’s “Unsung” episode aired on TV One, Nokio spoke with Baltimore Radio One affiliate 95.9 Magic FM and shared that he stepped away from Dru Hill after more than 25 years with the group.…
Restaurateur, model and author B. Smith died on Saturday after a battle with Alzheimer's disease, her husband Dan Gasby said in a statement. She was 70 years old.
The use of the word “royal” by Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, for their new venture is being reviewed, according to a royal source. Discussions are still underway, but the likely direction is that the term will not be a part of the Sussex's branding.
Beloved sitcom star Ja’net DuBois, best known for her role as Wilona Woods in the 1970s sitcom “Good Times,” passed away today (Tues., Feb. 18). She was 74.
A Cook County, Illinois grand jury has returned a six-count indictment against actor Jussie Smollett for making false reports to police that he was a victim of a hate crime, a special prosecutor said Tuesday.
Former national security adviser Susan Rice told rapper Snoop Dogg to “back the [expletive] off” from CBS News journalist Gayle King after the rapper slammed King related to an interview about late NBA legend Kobe Bryant.
Jay-Z insists that him and wife Beyoncé remaining seated during Demi Lovato’s National Anthem performance during the Super Bowl on Sunday had nothing to do with politics.
In an open letter on Instagram, comedian and actress Mo’Nique made the accusation that there is a “disparity" between the way Oprah Winfrey treats black and white men who, ‘were accused of the same crimes.”
Last year, Tyler Perry signed a content deal with BET. According to reports, Perry will revive “House of Payne” and debut a new show called “Tyler Perry’s Assisted Living” this summer.
According to Bossip.com, rap star Future’s oldest son has been implicated in a massive gang roundup and is now facing gun charges and major prison time.
The world has continued to mourn the loss of basketball great Kobe Bryant, 41, who was killed along with his 13-year-old daughter Gianna “Gigi” Bryant and seven others as the result of a helicopter crash in the Los Angeles region on Sunday.
Nicki Minaj’s brother Jelani Maraj was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison this week after being convicted of raping his 11-year-old stepdaughter.
Rapper Kodak Black is accusing the correctional facility where he is serving three years for falsifying a gun background check form of terrible mistreatment.
It was announced on Thursday that Prince Harry and his wife Duchess Meghan of Sussex will lose their royal titles of “His Royal Highness” and “Her Royal Highness,” when they step back as senior members of the United Kingdom’s royal family.
Embattled Relentless Church Pastor John Gray’s television show, “The Book of John Gray,” is not being renewed for a fourth season on the Oprah Winfrey Network.
New Orleans police were granted an arrest warrant for Odell Beckham Jr. over an accusation of simple battery after he slapped the buttocks of a Superdome security guard following LSU's national championship victory over Clemson.
According to the Greenville Online, a hearing has been set for the ongoing dispute between Relentless Church, helmed by Pastor John Gray, and Redemption Church which owns the property where Relentless worships and conducts church operations.
Oprah Winfrey is no longer a part of the production team of the yet-to-be titled documentary featuring accusers of entertainment mogul Russell Simmons.
A month after Pastor John Gray denied claims he was about to be evicted from his church amid a dispute with the former pastor, Greenville News reported that Redemption Church filed for eviction against The Relentless Church in Greenville on Thursday. According to the outlet, Redemption termi…
Last month, there were rumors that Jussie Smollett might return for the series finale of “Empire” after being written off the show for allegedly staging a hate crime hoax.
According to TMZ.com, the stepfather of brother rap duo Rae Sremmurd – who helped raised them since they were young – is dead after a shooting in Mississippi. Police reportedly have their younger brother in custody.
Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, announced via Instagram that they are stepping back from their roles as senior members of the British royal family and plan to work towards becoming "financially independent.”
Nick Gordon, Bobbi Kristina Brown's former partner who died on New Year's Day, had black liquid coming from his mouth before paramedics arrived, according to new dispatch audio.
Over the weekend, news leaked that photographer Monique Bunn filed a $50 million lawsuit against Damon Dash after accusing him of sexual misconduct. In response, Dash released a video on his Instagram account where he is recorded accusing her of stealing equipment – an accusation she repeate…
A year after things calmed down between the two rappers, Drake added some heat to his beef with Pusha-T by claiming he “made a career” from their heated disses.
During Angela Rye’s “Kwanzaa Edition: 2019 Year in Review podcast” which was published this weekend, the 40-year-old commentator and personality answered questions from followers about politics, impeachment, and her personal life.