‘Love & Hip-Hop’ producer Mona Scott-Young talks about her hit show

Mona Scott-Young speaks about her legendary career (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rollingout.com)

“Love & Hip-Hop’” producer and business mogul Mona Scott-Young discusses her career managing legendary hip-hop artists. She also explains how it led to the creation of the successful television series and how the show allows women in hip-hop to have a bigger platform to express themselves.

Omeretta The Great slams ‘Love & Hip Hop’ for lack of rap diversity

Atlanta sensation Omeretta The Great was on “Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta” for one season, and now she’s leaving. The rapper appeared on the podcast “It’s Tricky with Raquel Harper” and said that COVID affected their shooting schedule, and they didn’t want the stars of the show filming together. Omeretta thought would be perfect for […]

Faith Evans asks court to deny spousal support to Stevie J

Faith Evans has asked a court to deny her estranged husband spousal support. Stevie J filed for divorce last month after three years of marriage and the 48-year-old singer has now submitted a response to his petition, in which she rejected the”Love & Hip Hop” star’s request for a monthly payment. In the response, which […]

Man who robbed Safaree Samuels at gun point learns his fate

One of the men accused of robbing Nicki Minaj’s ex-boyfriend Safaree Samuels at gunpoint in 2018 has been convicted of the crime. According to the North Jersey News, Tacuma Ashman of Irvington, New York was found guilty in a Bergen County courtroom on Monday, Nov. 21, of robbing Safaree of $180,000 at gunpoint The 43-year-old […]

Hip-hop producer Mally Mall begins sentence for running prostitution ring

As the saying goes, pimping ain’t easy, and hip-hop producer and former “Love & Hip Hop” star Mally Mall is learning that lesson for real. According to media reports, Mally Mall has turned himself into federal authorities to start his 33-month prison sentence. In May, Mally Mall, born Jamal Rashid, was sentenced for operating a […]

Sierra Gates wants to convert beauty consumers into money monsters

Sierra Gates is living the life of many young women’s dreams as a multimillionaire beauty entrepreneur, a cast member on VH1’s reality series “Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta” and the newly engaged fiancée of BK Brasco. What most of her admirers don’t know, however, is that the beauty diva’s life started out very differently. Pregnant […]

Ray J opens up about divorcing Princess Love

Ray J says filing for divorce from Princess Love was “the best thing to do.” The 39-year-old singer entered paperwork to legally end his marriage this week, following a brief reconciliation which saw the “Love & Hip Hop” star rescind the divorce documents she filed earlier this year. Speaking to “Entertainment Tonight,” he said: “You […]

Ray J files for divorce from Princess Love

Ray J has filed for divorce from Princess Love, two months after she requested a dismissal of her own divorce filing. The “One Wish” hitmaker entered paperwork to legally end his marriage to the “Love & Hip Hop” star on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, following a brief reconciliation, which saw Princess Love rescind the divorce […]

Lil Scrappy and Bambi welcome a baby girl

Congratulations are in order as “Love & Hip-Hop” reality television stars Lil Scrappy and Bambi just welcomed a baby girl, Xylo. The couple shared the news that Bambi was in labor on social media yesterday, Aug. 4, and took fans through the delivery. Scrappy shared a video on his Instagram showing, Bambi, in the bed […]

Princess Love files for divorce from Ray J

Princess Love has filed for divorce from Ray J. On Tuesday, May 5, 2020, the “Love & Hip Hop” star filed papers to officially end her turbulent four-year marriage to the 39-year-old singer, TMZ reports. The pair went through a huge public bust-up in November when the then-pregnant model accused her spouse of leaving her […]

‘LHH’ star Yandy Smith celebrates husband Mendeecees’ prison release (video)

“Love & Hip Hop: New York” stars Yandy Smith and Mendeecees Harris are back together again for the first time in four years. Mendeecees and his wife celebrated his release from a New York prison for drug trafficking. He was originally scheduled to be released in December, but he was delayed for some unspecified reason. […]

Princess Love had a really good reason for flipping off the MTV Awards cameras

Things got kind of heated at this year’s MTV Movie & TV Awards, as Ray J’s wife, Princess Love, flipped off the camera following an insulting comment. This year’s host, Zachary Levi, joked about the infamous 2007 Kim Kardashian West sex tape during the beginning of the ceremony — which aired on Monday night, June […]

Yandy Smith is the ultimate boss chick, combining business, love and motherhood

Yandy Smith was introduced to “Love & Hip Hop” fans as a boss nine years ago as the manager for Jim Jones. What fans didn’t know was that the hardworking music executive started as an intern years ago with Mona Scott-Young and had a history of being a certified boss long before the series aired. Juggling […]

Why Ray J is offering $20K reward

Ray J is offering a hefty reward for the return of a meaningful family possession. The “One Wish” hitmaker — who is married to Princess Love, the mother of his 10-month-old daughter Melody — reported their beloved Maltese, Boogotti, missing last week. Now Ray J is offering the cash sum of $20,000 for the return of the […]

Althea Heart: ‘Don’t hate me because I’m beautiful’

Social media suggests “pretty girls” have an advantage over their average-looking counterparts. Their flawless faces and curvaceous bodies resulting in millions of likes, endorsement opportunities and, of course, their choice in affluent suitors. While there is an undeniable list of pluses, “Love & Hip Hop” alum Althea Heart recently shared a downside to being considered […]

How media maven Mona Scott-Young built an entertainment empire

Mona Scott-Young is one of the most powerful women in entertainment. From her ability to shift culture using marketing and branding, to integrate Black talent into mainstream pop culture through consumer brands, and to create a cult following with her “Love & Hip Hop” reality TV franchise, Scott-Young has been a trendsetter and one of […]