Over the weekend rumors of an alteration between rapper T.I. and boxer Floyd Mayweather hit the net hard. The reason behind the altercation…T.I. thinking that Floyd was sleeping with his wife Tiny. In Necole Bitchie’s exclusive interview with the boxer, he revealed that there was indeed an altercation but that he was not sleeping with Tiny and T.I. was tripping. More details relating to T.I. and Tiny’s marriage are coming out and the Harris’ are looking less and less like the Huxtables by the minute. Among them are rumors of T.I.’s cheating, the couple being separated and T.I. fighting every man that he thinks is involved with his
Rumors of an Aaliyah movie have been swirling around for years. According to NecoleBitchie, it looks like it may come to fruition in the form of a VH1 produced biopic rumored to air on the anniversary of Aaliyah’s death, August 25th. When thinking about the production of a movie based on the life of the late singer, there are so many questions that come to mind. Will they talk about the R. Kelly situation? Will they include the Jay Z/Dame Dash saga? Will Timbaland and Missy be involved in the music aspect? Will they tell the FULL story? But the biggest and most important question for me is who can actually pull off playing the role of smooth but sassy, beautiful and ever so cool Aaliyah. None of the other stuff matters if they don’t get
Have you been waiting to hear about the 2014 BET Awards? If so, your wait is over. BET has announced the details for the 2014 show. Well, most of the details. The award show will take place on June 29th at 8pm EST airing live from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. However, the host will be announced later this evening at 6pm EST on 106 & Park. Among the nominees are Beyonce, Jay Z, Chris Brown, Drake and Pharrell Williams. Check out the full list below.
This past weekend DC was in a tizzy with the arrival of Sean “Diddy” Combs and some of his celebs friends. They were here to watch the mogul receive an honorary doctorate from the historic Howard University where he attended college for two years before dropping out to pursue music/business. Diddy must have learned something during his brief stint at the university. To say he is successful is an understatement and I’m pretty sure that is why he was also pegged to give the
For some professional athletes going pro was followed by inflated egos and a boat load of women. For Maryland native Kevin Durant, his humble beginnings have kept him grounded and grateful. Yesterday, the Oklahoma City Thunder Forward earned his very first NBA MVP Award and his acceptance speech was a definite tear jerker. KD attributed most of his success to his mother who struggled to care for him and his brother while keeping them out of trouble.
If you’re anything like me you look forward to grabbing your favorite magazine in the grocery store checkout line. If so, you won’t be finding a JET Magazine among the mags for much longer. As of June 2014, the magazine will move to a digital format delivered through its website and a paid subscription app. The only print issue you will find will be
Academy Award nominee Taraji P. Henson has been on the trail promoting her new film “From the Rough”, a true story where she plays Catana Starks, the first African-American woman to coach a men’s NCAA Division I golf team. The actress spoke to EurWeb about the film.
“She has a very powerful story! I read the script and thought, ‘Wow! This woman actualized her dreams, even against the odds!’”
Taraji expressed being a bit intimidated playing a real life person, but got a few words of advice from the real life Starks.
Michael B. Jordan seems to be on the move a lot these days with a host of new projects in the works. He was able to cool his jets for just a moment to speak with The Huffington Post recently and talked about some of the advise he has given as a mentor and ambassador of the Sprite Films National Short Film Competition, his recent feature on this season’s premiere of The Boondocks and if he wants to transition from actor to director in the future.
Catch a few excerpts below.
She’s a grown woman and she does whatever she wants.
Accordingly to Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook and Founder of LeanIn.org, Beyoncé is a boss. The diva graces the cover of Time’s Most Influential People in the World issue. In the mag Sandberg says,
doesn’t just sit at the table. She builds a better one. Today she sits at the head of the boardroom table at Parkwood Entertainment.”
Is it okay to get out of pocket with a media correspondent or journalist when they mention a topic that you requested not be brought up? August Alsina thought so. He was on 106 & Park yesterday to promote his debut album Testimony when he was asked about his rumored beef with Trey Songz. Apparently, he asked that the beef not be brought up but co-host Keshia Chante asked about it anyway, a move that August didn’t take to kindly to. His response,
We didn’t need a reason to love Drake, but if you do keep reading.
This young lady Drake is kissing isn’t his new boo or a family member. She is 15 year old cancer patient Kennedy Brown. Kennedy has been battling brain cancer for the last two years. In fear that she will lose her battle soon, her family and friends have decided to do their best to make sure Kennedy enjoys every moment she has left including throwing her a private graduation and surprise prom where she was crowned prom queen. But that wasn’t all…her classmates also launched a social media campaign
In Beyonce’s first cover story since the release of her surprise album Beyoncé late last year, you get less of the artist and more of the woman. In addition to emails with Beyoncé who was uber busy on tour, OUT Magazine spoke with insiders of the star’s company, Park Entertainment, who shared tidbits about working with her over her career with Destiny’s Child and thereafter. But the talk since the story debuted has been more about the different tone of Beyoncé compared to her previous albums and her statements on sexuality, feminism and society’s double standards. According to Yoncé,
Is The Game guilty of domestic violence? The rapper/reality TV star has been accused of assaulting his on and off again girlfriend/fiancee Tiffney Cambridge. According to reports, Tiffney filed a police report after an argument turned physical with The Game injuring Tiffney’s eye socket and breaking her nose.
The Game addressed the accusations via his Instagram account last night posting this photo and caption.