Archive for: June 2018

Ella Mai Performs “Boo’d Up” at the 2018 BET Awards (VIDEO)

After being introduced by Beyonce?’s artists Chloe X Halle, Ella Mai took to the 2018 BET Awards stage to perform her hot new single “Boo’d Up.” The English singer hit the Nissan stage wearing a black leather jacket and ripped

Janelle Monae Heats Up BET Awards Stage With “Django Jane” & “I Like That” Performance (VIDEO)

Janelle Monae brought fire to the BET Awards stage, both literally and figuratively. Wearing her signature black-and-white colors, this time with a hint of red, Janelle Monae—accompanied by a bevy of female dancers, also wearing black, white and red—put on

Snoop Dogg Closes the 2018 BET Awards With Hits Medley & Songs From His Gospel Album “Bible of Love” (VIDEO)

After host Jamie Foxx spoke on the untimely death of rapper XXXTentacion, Snoop Dogg hit the stage to perform a medley of his hits at the 2018 BET Awards. Snoop started his performance off with his throwback tracks “Who I

2018 BET Awards Red Carpet Photos: T.I., Janelle Monae, Gucci Mane & Keyshia Ka’oir, Meek Mill, Amber Rose and More

The 2018 BET Awards were held in Los Angeles Sunday night (Jun. 24) and the red carpet was filled with celebs posing for pics before entering the Microsoft Theater to enjoy the show. Some of the big names who graced

Video Allegedly Shows XXXTentacion’s Killer Bragging About Murdering Rapper, He Says XXX Begged For His Life

Alleged video footage showing one of the men responsible for XXXTentacion’s murder bragging about the deed and mocking the rapper has hit the web. The footage shows a man wearing a red mask over his face, similar to the description

WATCH: White Woman Calls Police on 8-Year-Old Black Girl for “Illegally Selling Water Without a Permit”

Wypipo remain undefeated in perfecting the art of “being on that bullsh**.” Y’all remember #BBQBecky? Well, ladies and gentlemen, meet her sister, #PermitPatty aka #H2OHeather. Just when you thought BBQ Becky was the worst you could get as far as

Alison Ettel aka “Permit Patty”: Meet the Woman Who Called the Police on a Little Girl for Selling Water “Illegally Without a Permit”

The name “Permit Patty” became a worldwide trending topic on Twitter Saturday (Jun. 23) after a video went viral showing a white woman supposedly calling the police on an 8-year-old black girl for the crime of “illegally selling water” without

Joe Jackson Is Dying of Terminal Cancer, Family Saying Last Goodbyes

Joe Jackson is in the hospital with terminal cancer and is reportedly in the final stages of the disease. According to TMZ, the Jackson family patriarch has been battling cancer for some time, and his battle is nearing the end,

Dedrick D. Williams’ Brother Says Tattoo Artist Didn’t Kill XXXTentacion (VIDEO)

Not too long after Dedrick Devonshay Williams was taken into police custody Wednesday night (Jun. 20) in Pompano Beach, Florida—a neighboring city south of Deerfield Beach—for his alleged involvement in the murder of rapper XXXTentacion, the tattoo artist’s brother vehemently

Netflix PR Chief Jonathan Friedland Fired After Using N-Word in Meetings

Netflix has fired its top communications spokesman after the longtime company exec was caught using the N-word on two separate occasions during meetings. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings sent a lengthy e-mail to Netflix employees saying

Vinnie Paul, Legendary Drummer for Heavy Metal Band Pantera, Dead at 54

Vinnie Paul—a legendary drummer for various heavy metal bands, most notably Pantera—has died at the age of 54. Paul’s rep confirmed his death to Billboard. Paul passed away on Friday (Jun. 22) in Las Vegas. “Vincent Paul Abbott aka Vinnie

XXXTentacion Fought to His Death With Masked Gunmen Who Targeted Him Before Murder

New evidence in the investigation into XXXTentacion’s shooting death has revealed details about his murder, including XXX being targeted by his killers, how the rapper struggled for his life before he was fatally shot, and how police eventually collared one

XXXTentacion’s Family Is Reportedly Scared to Have a Funeral Because They Think Someone Will Shoot It Up

XXXTentacion’s family doesn’t want to have a funeral for him because they’re afraid someone will “shoot up the place,” Radar Online reports. According to sources close to XXX’s family, the rapper’s relatives are begging his mother, Cleopatra Bernard, to cremate

SZA, 2 Chainz, Young Thug, Playboi Carti to Headline 2018 Trillectro Music Festival

The annual Trillectro Music Festival is back after a one-year hiatus, and the performance lineup for this year’s event has been announced. SZA will headline, making her the festival’s first female headliner. 2 Chainz, RL Grime, Young Thug, Playboi Carti

Lesandro Guzman-Feliz: Shocking Video Shows NYC Teen Dragged Out of Store & Stabbed to Death While Police Allegedly Watched

A New York City community is searching for answers after a 15-year-old boy was stabbed by a group of men and left to die on the street after asking nearby police for help. According to reports, Lesandro Guzman-Feliz was stabbed

WATCH: XXXTentacion’s Alleged Killer Dedrick Williams Charged With Murder in 1st Court Appearance, Denied Bond

Dedrick D. Williams, the man accused of murdering XXXTentacion, appeared in court Thursday afternoon (Jun. 21) to answer to the charges he’s facing in the rapper’s shooting death. The video footage from court shows Williams going before the judge at

Michael Rosfeld: East Pittsburgh Police Officer Identified in Shooting of Unarmed Black Teen Antwon Rose

The East Pittsburgh police officer who shot and killed 17-year-old Antwon Rose while he ran away from cops during a traffic stop Tuesday (Jun. 19) has been identified as 30-year-old Michael Rosfeld, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Rosfeld had only

Mugshot Madness: Jim Jones Arrested for Drugs & Gun Possession After Leading Police on Chase Down Georgia Highway

Rapper Jim Jones was arrested in Georgia after leading police on a chase that ended with him getting popped for possession of drugs and a firearm, TMZ reports. Cops attempted to pull over a grey Mercedes SUV Jim was riding

XXXTentacion Had a Baby on the Way Before He Was Killed? Rapper’s Mom Shares Ultrasound Photo: “He Left Us a Final Gift”

Even though XXXTentacion is no longer with us, it looks like he’s leaving a piece of himself behind. Just three days after the “SAD!” rapper was murdered in South Florida, his mom revealed some big news via Instagram that will

XXXTentacion’s Alleged Murderer Dedrick D. Williams Was a Tattoo Artist Who Flashed Money on Instagram All the Time

Dedrick D. Williams, a Florida man with an extensive criminal background, has been accused of shooting and killing rapper XXXTentacion. He was arrested Wednesday night (Jun. 20) by the Broward County Sheriff’s Department and is facing first-degree murder charges in

What Does the Name “XXXTentacion” Mean? Where Did He Get It From?

Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy’s rap name was XXXTentacion, but what does it mean? Back in March 2017, the rapper described the etymology behind his unique stage name to Miami 103.5 The Beat’s K. Foxx, saying that the moniker means “unknown temptation.”

Tekashi 6ix9ine is SHOOK After XXXTentacion’s Shooting Death, Rapper’s Last Words to Him Were “Be Safe… Never Let Your Guard Down”

Tekashi 6ix9ine seems to be taking XXXTentacion’s shooting death pretty hard, and admits that he may need to change his own ways before he ends up like him because he sometimes takes trolling a bit too far. After learning of XXXTentacion’s

Antwon Rose: Black Teen Shot & Killed by East Pittsburgh Police Identified, Shooting Captured on Video

The unarmed black teen who was fatally shot by police in East Pittsburgh has been identified as 17-year-old Antwon Rose Jr., according to WPXI-TV. Rose was killed Tuesday night (Jun. 19) while running away during a traffic stop. The shooting

XXXTentacion Died Instantly After Getting Shot in the Neck, Eyewitnesses Said

XXXTentacion was shot in the neck and died instantly during the alleged robbery that claimed his life, according to eyewitnesses. XXX was gunned down Monday (Jun. 18) in South Florida when two armed men approached his car and shot him.