Archive for: February 2019

Cardi B Supports Her Husband Offset at His “Father of 4” Album Release Party in Atlanta (PHOTOS)

Cardi B supported her husband Offset last Thursday (Feb. 21) at the rapper’s private listening party in Atlanta to celebrate the release of his debut solo album Father of 4. Wearing a red, sparkly floor-length gown, Cardi looked like a

Sherri Shepherd Pretended to Be Octavia Spencer to Get Into a Delta VIP Lounge and I Can’t Stop Laughing

Sherri Shepherd used the fact that (some) white people think all black people look alike to her advantage after she was mistaken for fellow actress Octavia Spencer. On Monday (Feb. 25), Sherri Shepherd was traveling through New Orleans when someone at

Cardi B Says Jussie Smollett “F**ked Up Black History Month”

Cardi B says she’s “really disappointed in Jussie Smollett” because she feels like “he f**ked up Black History month.” On January 29th, Smollett, who stars on the hit Fox show Empire, told Chicago police that he was assaulted by two

Blac Chyna Says Soulja Boy is an “Immature, Thirsty Clout Chaser” Who Begged to Get With Her

Blac Chyna doesn’t understand why Soulja Boy tried to put her on blast on social media, because he didn’t have that same energy when they were together. When TMZ broke the news on Thursday (Feb. 21) that Soulja and Chyna

Woman Who Owns Christian Day Care Posted R. Kelly’s $100K Bond & Bailed Him Out of Jail

The suburban “mystery woman” who posted the $100K bond to bail R. Kelly out of jail has been identified. 47-year-old Valencia Patrice Love, of Romeoville, Illinois, is listed in court documents as posting $100,000 bond (10% of the $1 million

Jordyn Woods Begs Kylie & Khloe to Forgive Her, Says She Was “Blackout Drunk” When She & Tristan Hooked Up

Jordyn Woods is reportedly pulling a Jamie Foxx and blaming it on the a-a-a-a-a-alcohol when it comes to her fling with Tristan Thompson. As you’ve probably heard by now, Kylie’s (former?) bestie has basically been ex-communicated from the Kardashian-Jenner family

Memphis Rapper Seen in Video Getting Head From a Man Says He’s “Not Gay,” He Was Just “Curious” & Would Do It Again

An aspiring rapper from Memphis, Tennessee was recently “exposed” on social media after a video was “leaked” showing him getting a blowjob from a man. After the video went viral, Kash Money—whose real name is Kavious McNeil—took to Facebook Live

Peter Ramsey (“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”) is First Black Director to Win Oscar for Best Animated Feature Film

The 91st Annual Academy Awards was a big night for black creators and performers. Amid historic wins from actors Regina King and Mahershala Ali, director Spike Lee, and Black Panther’s production designer Hannah Beachler and costume designer Ruth E. Carter

Terrence Howard Had a Meltdown on “Empire” Set & Confronted Jussie Smollett About Faking Attack (Report)

In public, Terrence Howard is the biggest supporter in Jussie Smollett’s corner. Behind the scenes, however, is a totally different story. TMZ reports that Howard had a “complete meltdown” Thursday (Feb. 21) on the set of Empire after Smollett’s arrest

New R. Kelly “Sex Tape” Shows Singer Choking 14-Year-Old Girl While Having Anal Intercourse

Attorney Michael Avenatti is reportedly getting ready to show prosecutors a new “sex tape” showing R. Kelly molesting a 14-year-old girl, and sources say that it’s even more shocking than the first one. Even worse, Avenatti is in the process

“Pose” Star Billy Porter Shuts Down Oscars Red Carpet in Velvet Tuxedo Gown (PHOTOS)

And the category is… SLAY! All eyes were on Billy Porter Sunday (Feb. 24) as the actor arrived on the red carpet of the 2019 Oscars rocking what is being referred to as a velvet “tuxedo gown.” Billy Porter is

WATCH: J. Cole’s “Middle Child” Music Video

J. Cole is back! Fresh off an eventful NBA All-Star weekend, where Cole not only performed during the Halftime Show, but also participated in the Dunk Contest, the rapper returns with the official music video for his latest single “Middle

R. Kelly Released From Jail on $1M Bail After Pleading Not Guilty to All 10 Sexual Abuse Counts

R. Kelly is a free man (at least for now) after he posted $100K bond Monday (Feb. 25) to be released from police custody after spending the weekend in jail. Chicago police say the singer pleaded not guilty Monday to

KTLA News Anchor Died From an Overdose of Crystal Meth in His Butt While Cheating on His Wife With a Man He Met on Grindr

KTLA news anchor Chris Burrous died from a crystal meth overdose while having sex with a man he met on the gay hookup app Grindr. 43-year-old Burrous was reportedly found unresponsive in a motel in Glendale, California on December 28th,

FBI Says Jussie Smollett May Not Have Sent Hate Letter to Himself, Jussie Says $3,500 Check Was for “Training”

The FBI is disputing the Chicago Police Department’s claim that Jussie Smollett sent a threatening hate letter to himself before allegedly staging his January 29th attack with Nigerian brothers Abel and Ola Osundairo. According to TMZ, the FBI says they

R. Kelly Spends 2nd Night in Jail Because He Can’t Come Up With $100K Bail, May Not Get Out ’til Wednesday

R. Kelly is still in jail nearly 48 hours after he turned himself in on felony charges of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. A judge set his bond at $1 million ($250K for each of the ten counts in his indictment,

WATCH: Tyga Reaches for Gun As Security Drags Him Out of Floyd Mayweather’s Birthday Party After Getting Into Fight

Tyga was manhandled by a security guard after he got into a fight with someone at Floyd Mayweather’s birthday party. During the melee, he reached for his security guard’s gun, and the whole thing was captured on video. TMZ has

Black Panther’s Ruth E. Carter Makes History As First Black Person to Win Oscar for Best Costume Design

The 91st annual Academy Awards are being held tonight at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, and “Black Panther” took home the Oscar for Best Costume Design. And the #Oscars winner is… — The Academy (@TheAcademy) February 25, 2019 The

Black Panther’s Hannah Beachler Makes History As First Black Person to Win Oscar for Best Production Design

Not long after Black Panther’s historic Oscar win for Best Costume Design, production designer Hannah Beachler made history herself as the first black person to take home a trophy in the production design category for her work in the Oscar-winning

Regina King Wins Her First Oscar Award: Best Supporting Actress for “If Beale Street Could Talk”

A huge congrats goes out to Regina King, who won her VERY FIRST Academy Award tonight (Sun, Feb. 23) during the 91st annual ceremony! The 48-year-old actress took home the first trophy of the night—the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress

Mahershala Ali Makes History As First Black Man to Win 2 Best Supporting Actor Oscars

#MelaninMagic is super strong tonight at the 91st Annual Academy Awards, as Mahershala Ali continues tonight’s trend of firsts for black actors. Mahershala Ali won his second Oscar award tonight for her role as piano player Don Shirley in Green

Spike Lee Leaps Into Samuel L. Jackson’s Arms As He Wins His First Oscar: Best Adapted Screenplay for “BlacKkKlansman”

Spike Lee has been nominated for several Academy Awards in his 30-year career, and Sunday night (Feb. 23), he finally took home a trophy. The 61-year-old director’s film “BlacKkKlansman” won the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay, earning Lee his VERY

Lady Gaga Won Her First Oscar Award for “Shallow” in “A Star Is Born”

She’s already a Grammy winner and a Golden Globe winner, but now when you mention Lady Gaga, make sure you put a little more “respeck” on her name, because she’s now officially an Academy Award winner after her song “Shallow”

“Green Book” Upsets Oscars, Overcomes Backlash to Win Best Picture

In a stunning upset, the segregation-era road-trip drama “Green Book” was crowned Best Picture at the 91st Academy Awards on Sunday, handing Hollywood’s top honor to a film seen as a feel-good throwback by some and ridiculed as an outdated