Memories of Atlanta rapper Trouble shared at star-studded homegoing (video)

Funeral services for popular Atlanta rapper Trouble, born Mariel Orr, were held on June 13 in Decatur. Some of the celebrities spotted at the service were Desi Banks, Mike WiLL Made-It, 2 Chainz, Young Dro, Lou Williams and Boosie. “I ain’t get to tell my boy thank you,” Boosie said during the service as he […]

Drake, Ye, Rihanna, Tyler, The Creator attend Virgil Abloh funeral (videos)

A myriad of celebrities, dignitaries and admirers showed up to pay homage to pioneering fashion designer Virgil Abloh at his memorial service in Chicago. Many of Abloh’s closest friends, including Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, along with Rihanna, Kim Kardashian West, Tyler, The Creator, Frank Ocean, Kylie Jenner, Kid Cudi and others packed the […]

Def Jam paid for DMX’s funeral

DMX‘s record company paid for his funeral. The rapper and actor tragically died in April at the age of 50, a week after he was hospitalized after suffering a heart attack, and it’s been revealed that Def Jam Recordings footed a bill of more than $35,000 to cover the costs of his memorial service. According […]

Wendy Williams accuses brother of starting fistfight at mom’s funeral (video)

There seems to be much more drama brewing inside the Wendy Williams family now than what will be found in her upcoming Lifetime movie. Wendy Williams put her estranged brother Thomas “Tommy” Williams on full furnace blast after airing out the family laundry regarding the passing of their mother, Shirley Williams. He accused his sister […]

Wendy Williams announces hiatus

Wendy Williams has announced that she will be taking a break from “The Wendy Williams Show” following her mother’s death. On Friday, Dec. 11, Williams posted a message about her decision via Instagram. She revealed she would be taking off for the holiday seasoning, confirm the show would return on the first Monday in 2021. […]

Chadwick Boseman’s funeral arrangements announced

Chadwick Boseman’s inner circle has revealed the homegoing service plans for the iconic actor who left the world far too soon for his multitude of fans. The 43-year-old thespian great, who delivered remarkable portrayals of historical figures Thurgood Marshall, Jackie Robinson and James Brown onscreen before starring in the box office-busting Black Panther, succumbed after […]

Detroit woman believed to be dead found alive at funeral home

A woman who was believed to be dead was found alive at a funeral home. The incident occurred in Southfield, Michigan, after a woman, 20, was pronounced dead on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020, according to The Detroit News.  After responding to a 911 call, Southfield Fire Department paramedics went to a home where a woman […]

Little Richard laid to rest during private funeral

Little Richard has been laid to rest. The late rock ‘n’ roll legend passed away earlier this month at age 87, and his friends, family, and former band members gathered at the Oakwood University Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Huntsville, Alabama, for his funeral on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. According to TMZ, Richard’s niece, opera singer […]

Funeral CEO John Beckwith Jr. details pain of COVID-19 funerals with no goodbye

Rolling out spoke with John E. Beckwith Jr., CEO of Beckwith Inc., which includes Golden Gate Funeral Homes, about the effects of COVID-19 and so much more. Press the play button to listen to the podcast audio. John E. Beckwith Jr., CFSP a native of Dallas, Texas has served as a funeral director and embalmer […]

Pop Smoke laid to rest; 50 Cent, Snoop Dogg, Nicki Minaj and others mourn him

Pop Smoke has been laid to rest in Brooklyn. The adored 20-year-old rapper died after an alleged home invasion on Feb. 19, 2020, after being shot around 4:30 a.m. at a property in Hollywood Hills, California. It was previously reported that two men broke into the house. On Thursday, March 5, hundreds of fans lined […]

Kobe and Gianna Bryant have been laid to rest

Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna have been laid to rest. The 41-year-old basketball legend and his 13-year-old daughter tragically lost their lives on Jan. 26, 2020, when Bryant’s private helicopter crashed in Calabasas, killing a total of nine people. And it has now been confirmed Kobe and Gianna were laid to rest in a private […]

Does Lil Wayne bring ‘Funeral’ to life?

Lil Wayne is a rap legend and an icon in many a music mind. He is a valuable member of hip-hop culture. With 25 years in the music industry, he has amassed one of the most accomplished runs ever. With that being said, however, the legend of Lil Wayne seems extremely uninspired on his new […]

Bobby Brown kicked off flight and plane cleared

The bad boy of R&B is maintaining his image. Bobby Brown was seen yelling at officers after he was removed from a JetBlue flight at the Los Angeles International Airport on Monday, Sept. 9, 2019. Flight attendants said he was intoxicated. Officials relayed to TMZ that there was an altercation in first class where Brown […]

Tamar Braxton says she’s too drained to go to niece’s funeral, gets bashed

Tamar Braxton got her scalp peeled back when she complained that she was “too drained” and “too tired” to attend the funeral of her niece, Lauren Braxton, who died suddenly from a heart condition at age 24 on April 29, 2019. The youngest of the Braxton siblings at 42, Braxton filmed herself on Instagram Live […]

The marathon continues: 5 ways to honor Nipsey Hussle’s legacy

From his early days selling mixtapes to becoming a Grammy-nominated rapper, Nipsey Hussle, who was born Ermias Asghedom, was undeniably a passionate entrepreneur, community leader and artist. On March 31, 2019, the news of his murder hit the South Los Angeles neighborhood, the rap game, and the world like a tsunami, leaving a huge void in its wake. […]

Nipsey Hussle laid to rest

Nipsey Hussle has been laid to rest. The 33-year-old rapper was shot and killed last month outside his Marathon clothing store in Los Angeles, and after a huge public memorial at The Staples Center Thursday, April 11, 2019, he has been laid to rest in a private funeral. On Friday, April 12, friends and family of […]

Lauren London’s son Cameron Carter honors Nipsey Hussle with heartfelt words

The funeral of late Los Angeles rapper Nipsey Hussle was filled with heartfelt moments and special tributes from family members, musicians, and celebrity friends, however, none were as touching as the one from Cameron Carter. Carter is London’s son from her previous relationship with rapper Lil Wayne. Lauren London took the stage during Hussle’s funeral on […]

Lauren London shares a final love letter to Nipsey Hussle

Nipsey Hussle’s celebration of life took place on Thursday, April 11, 2019. Thousands gathered at the Staples Center in Los Angeles to honor the legacy of the man born Ermias Joseph Asghedom who was taken too soon. Family, friends, and fans alike gathered in his honor. After his mother, Angelique Smith and his brother, Samuel Asghedom […]