Tupac Shakur biopic finds its Jada Pinkett Smith

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“Vampire Diaries’” Kat Graham joins the long-planned Tupac movie, All Eyez On Me. Graham, 26, will portray Jada Pinkett Smith, reports Variety. As you may recall, Smith and the late rapper were high school classmates at the Baltimore School for the Arts and remained the best of friends before his 1996 murder. For those not… Read more »

Run-D.M.C.’s Darryl McDaniels labels hip-hop hypocritical

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Run-D.M.C.’s Darryl McDaniels was a guest on the VH1 special, “Love & Hip Hop: Out in Hip Hop,” which featured an open discussion on the relationship between the LGBT community and its relationship with hip-hop. The show aired immediately following the latest episode of “Love & Hip Hop Hollywood.” McDaniels took part in an industry panel that included Allhiphop.com’s Chuck Creekmur, celebrity… Read more »

‘Unspeakable: A Dramatic Fantasia’ shines a bright light on Richard Pryor’s life

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After speaking with the director and writers of Unspeakable: A Dramatic Fantasia, I expected the production to be great. What was unexpected was being sucked into an interpretation of Richard Pryor’s life and getting lost in the experience. Unspeakable: A Dramatic Fantasia is the brainchild of Rod Gailes OBC and James Murray Jackson Jr. It chronicles the… Read more »

VH1 to air special about gays in hip-hop

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VH1 broke major reality TV ground this year when they added real-life gay couple Milan Christopher and Miles to the cast of “Love & Hip Hop Hollywood,” making them the first gay male couple to be prominently featured on the show. And now it looks like VH1 wants to push the boundaries even farther with… Read more »

Will a Lil Wayne sex tape be hitting the market soon?

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According to numerous reports, a Lil Wayne sex tape is currently being shopped around to porn companies by a mysterious negotiator looking to land the highest bidder. TMZ reports: We’re told the big porn companies have been contacted by a person in possession of the tape, which shows Wayne in nothing but his socks, and… Read more »

The Game facing lawsuit over cover art for new single, ‘Ryda’

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  More bad news for rapper The Game. The 35-year-old Compton based emcee was recently hit with a lawsuit stemming from the cover art of his latest single, “Ryda,” featuring Dej Loaf. A up-and-coming rapper and designer named Ariza Obey says Game used the an image from his Instagram without permission. The image, which features… Read more »

Gabourey Sidibe gets a love interest on season 2 of ‘Empire’

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As we get closer to the season premiere of Fox’s breakout hit drama, Empire, more and more information about the upcoming season is beginning to make its way off the set and into the press. The latest tidbit about the series to leak is that Lucious Lyon’s assistant, Becky, played by Gabourey Sidibe, will get… Read more »

Kylie Jenner flooded with porn offers

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Kylie Jenner has only been 18 years old for a week, but already the famous teen is being asked to follow her big sister Kim Kardashian‘s footsteps … toward the porn industry. As fans already know, Jenner quickly went from being a regular teenage girl to becoming a hypersexualized Kardashian celeb seemingly overnight after striking up a… Read more »

BET Awards 2015 red carpet: Black and white trends, who wore it best?

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Lights, smartphones, selfies! The 2015 BET Awards red carpet was teeming with celebs from all facets of the industry – music, TV, film and sports. Monochrome (black and white) was the style choice of the afternoon. D-Wade’s lovely wife Gabby looked striking in black sequins. Dimple-faced Silento sported a jacket with a flared patent-leather lapel. Bobby V. complemented… Read more »

Kim Kardashian’s 2006 MySpace page revealed

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Before she made it big, Kim Kardashian was a princess … at least according to her recently revealed MySpace page. Thanks to Us Weekly, fans can get a glimpse of Kardashian prior to her rise to fame. Some may even be shocked that Kardashian wasn’t always a household name. With only 856 friends on the… Read more »

Baltimore’s Fraternal Order of Police calls for chief prosecutor Marilyn J. Mosby to step down

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Baltimore state’s attorney and chief city prosecutor Marilyn J. Mosby is under fire by the Fraternal Order of Police for her connection to the attorney representing Freddie Gray Jr’s family. On Friday, May 1, Mosby, 35, acted swiftly and some would deem severely in the charges brought against six officers for their involvement in the… Read more »

Bobbi Kristina’s family filming a reality show?

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Much of Bobbi Kristina’s family has been fighting to keep the comatose young star’s ordeal out of the tabloids. However, it looks like Bobbi’s private fight for her very life might be turned into TV fodder as news reports claim that her family is currently filming a reality show. According to TMZ, Bobby Brown’s two… Read more »

‘Fashion Police’ dissed Solange’s hair too?

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Giuliana Rancic of E!’s “Fashion Police” has been under fire all week after she made offensive remarks about Zendaya’s locs at the Oscars. Although Rancic tried to smooth things over with an apology to Zendaya, Solange recently weighed in on the matter and claimed that the “Fashion Police” cast has bashed her natural hair as… Read more »

Why Kanye West owns 2015

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Thus far, 2015 has been the year of Kanye. Within two months of the new year, we have been bombarded by Kanye’s quest for creativity in fashion, his uncontrollable rants, and huge ego. Wherever you turn, Kanye is there causing us to hate, laugh, or find entertainment in situations that are commonly known as, “Kanye… Read more »

Fans sound off on Whitney Houston biopic

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Despite a good amount of skepticism from die-hard fans and attacks from Whitney Houston’s mother, Cissy Houston, last night Lifetime debuted their made-for-TV film, “Whitney,” depicting the “I Will Always Love You” singer’s talent, trials and tribulations prior to her passing at the age of 48. While there was certainly plenty of sarcasm present throughout… Read more »