Jay-Z has ranked atop yet another Forbes Magazine list. After ranking second on the publication’s annual “Hip-Hop Cash Kings” list, Jiggaman and his wife Beyonce have been named Hollywood’s richest couple.
According to Forbes, the couple almost evenly pitched in to earn $162 million last year. Hov’s revenues came from his Live Nation deal and his American Gangster release. Meanwhile, Bey made $80 mill through fashion, films, publishing deals, sold… Continue
The movie trailer for 'Cadillac Records' has been posted at Beyonce Knowles' YouTube channel. The former Destiny's Child star plays Etta James in the TriStar Pictures production, which chronicles the life of the influential Chicago-based record-company executive Leonard Chess, and the singers who recorded for Chess Records. The film hits theaters December 5th. Watch the trailer… Continue
*Comedian Sheryl Underwood gets to keep her title as president of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority following a ruling Wednesday by Washington D.C. Superior Court.
Judge Gerald I. Fisher dismissed a lawsuit filed by Kim Sawyer who, after losing a close race in July, sought to unseat Underwood. Sawyer claimed that she was the International Grand Basileus, the official title of the organization’s national president. She then asked the court to declare… Continue
The superstar donned Islamic garb to pledge allegiance to the Koran in a ceremony at a pal’s mansion in Los Angeles, Reports can reveal.
Michael Jackson sat on the floor wearing a tiny hat after an Imam was summoned to officiate — days before the singer is due appear at London’s High Court where he is being sued by an Arab sheik.
A source told last night how Michael, brought up as a Jehovah’s Witness, decided to convert as he used a… Continue
Lonnie Rashid Lynn’s been here before. Confined to Legacy Studios in New York City on a rainy October afternoon, Lynn, better known as Common, is playing his eight disc, Universal Mind Control, for a small group of writers. The LP’s short as usual- spanning only 12 songs. In true Common tradition, the lyricist presents every song, clarifying concepts, sharing studio session anecdotes and revealing his inspiration for each piece. But there’s something… Continue
WASHINGTON - Jazmine Sullivan has always been ahead of schedule.
"I came out of the womb singing," says the powerful-voiced 21-year-old rising star, who grew up in Strawberry Mansion. Yes, the Strawberry Mansion.
Sullivan, who will open for Maxwell at the Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden tomorrow, currently has two hits from her debut album, Fearless, on the Top 10 Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop song chart - her breakout single, "Need… Continue
*Houston police officers are being accused of viciously beating the father of Green Bay Packers wide receiver Donald Driver following an arrest Wednesday for outstanding traffic warrants, reports CNN.
Marvin Driver Jr. was found to be "unresponsive" upon his arrival at jail, CNN reported Thursday. His family members said the arresting officers pulled him behind a gas station, beat him, forced him to swallow something, then told him he was… Continue
There are theft allegations between the members of 112:
*Q. Parker of the group 112 appeared on Atlanta’s WVEE-V103 this week to address former member Michael Keith’s recent allegation that the group disbanded due to mistrust among the quartet.
Without naming names, Keith told EUR’s Lee Bailey that he and Marvin “Slim” Scandrick fell out with another member of the band over a mishandling of funds – which left either Quinnes Parker or… Continue
You lose a grip of friends when you play a significant role in f*cking up the entire world. People recognize Bush was running America no better than Flavor Flav would. smh. You can’t get worse than leaving the country in a depression before you bounce out of… Continue