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Rihanna Inks Publishing Deal With Sony/ATV 

Posted by Azania Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:19:00 AM
Rihanna continues to make our jaws drop and we just can't get enough. After two successful New York Fashion Week events with her Savage X Fenty lingerie line and her fifth annual Diamond Ball event, the world's richest female musician has signed a global deal with Sony/ATV Music publishing.
 
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Box Office: ‘Hustlers’ Racks Up Solid $33 Million Debut 

Posted by Azania Monday, September 16, 2019 9:24:00 AM
“Hustlers” rolled in the Benjamins this weekend, collecting $33.2 million when it debuted in 3,250 North American theaters.
 
Boosted by rave reviews and stellar word of mouth, “Hustlers” beat expectations and now ranks as the best start for an STX film, along with the biggest live-action opening weekend for stars Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu. Directed by Lorene Scafaria, the R-rated heist thriller is based on Jessica Pressler’s 2015 New York magazine article about a group of strippers who turn the tables on their wealthy Wall Street clientele after the 2008 recession hits.
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Rihanna Preached Black Girl Magic At Her Diamond Ball 2019 

Posted by Azania Friday, September 13, 2019 9:52:00 AM

Rihanna wants us all to know that she embraces her blackness through and through.

As if we needed any more reason to love Rihanna, the megastar hit us with some inspirational quotes about being a strong black woman on the red carpet of her famous Diamond Ball fundraiser. The fifth annual event was held in New York City Thursday night, and major celebrities like Cardi B, A$AP Rocky, Megan Thee Stallion, and Normani were spotted on the red carpet.

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Rihanna’s New Album Is Reportedly Dropping Before 2020 

Posted by Azania Monday, September 9, 2019 11:59:00 AM
Y'all, we might be getting a Rihanna album before the end of the year!
 
On Saturday (September 7), two French music insiders — journalist Steven Bellery and CULTUREBIZ director Jason Moreau — tweeted that Rih Rih's long-awaited album is dropping in just a few months. "New album of @rihanna in December," both Steven and Jason wrote following France’s Universal Music Group's Open Session. While UMG, has yet to confirm the album's release date, it's possible December release makes sense, given the fact that Rihanna's been working on the album for over a year.
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Love & Hip Hop Star K. Michelle Hit With A $16K Tax Lien 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Wednesday, August 28, 2019 8:44:00 AM

It looks like K. Michelle hasn’t been paying her taxes and may be facing some legal problems because of it.

Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta star and singer K. Michelle is accused of skipping out on paying roughly $16,000 in taxes in 2017.

 

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New Matrix film: Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss and Lana Wachowski to return for fourth instalment 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:54:00 AM

Warner Bros Pictures Group chairman Toby Emmerich confirmed on Tuesday that a new Matrix film was in the works.
 
 
 
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Petition To Rename Trump Tower Street After Barack Obama Makes Way 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Monday, August 19, 2019 9:13:00 AM

A joke that's made waves.
Elizabeth Rowin jokingly started a petition to rename a section of Fifth Avenue between 56th and 57th Street to "President Barack H. Obama" since the location is the same block as the Trump Tower's which means the landmark's address could be changed to "725 Barack H. Obama Avenue, New York, NY 10022." 
 
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Will Smith To Be Repaid $1.5 Million After Duane Martin's Case Is Settled: Report 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Wednesday, August 14, 2019 9:34:00 AM

The "Aladdin" actor lent Martin the money after Martin's mansion went into foreclosure.
 
Many of us have friends, but very few have "here's a million dollars" friends. 
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Missy Elliott To Receive MTV’s Video Vanguard Award 

Posted by Azania Tuesday, August 13, 2019 1:06:00 PM
Rapper, producer and songwriter Missy Elliott will receive MTV’s Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award on Aug. 26 at the 2019 VMAs, Variety has learned exclusively. She will perform live at the awards show for the first time in 16 years.
 
“Missy’s impact on the music landscape is indelible,” said Bruce Gillmer, MTV Intl. co-brand head and Viacom music and music talent head. “Her creative vision across production, performance and songwriting is unmatched.”
 
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Lady Gaga Slams Claims She Stole 'Shallow' 

Posted by Azania Monday, August 12, 2019 7:46:00 AM
Lady Gaga isn’t going to be intimidated by the threat of legal action.
 
Songwriter Steve Ronsen has threatened to file a lawsuit against the singer, who wrote the Academy Award-winning A Star Is Born track with Andrew Wyatt, Anthony Rossomando and Mark Ronson.
 
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Wesley Snipes, Leslie Jones, more cast in Coming to America sequel, James Earl Jones returning 

Posted by Azania Friday, August 9, 2019 12:29:00 PM
A whole heap of actors are coming to Coming to America. The sequel to the 1988 comedy — known as Coming 2 America, naturally — has added Wesley Snipes, Leslie Jones, Kiki Layne (If Beale Street Could Talk), and rapper Rick Ross to the cast. Additionally, original cast members James Earl Jones and Paul Bates are returning, joining Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall, who will reprise their (primary) roles from the original film.
 
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Little Mermaid Star Halle Bailey Says She Doesn't 'Pay Attention To' Ariel Casting Backlash 

Posted by Azania Thursday, August 8, 2019 11:14:00 AM
A month after being chosen to play Ariel in Disney’s live-action remake of The Little Mermaid, star Halle Bailey is addressing some of the racist comments surrounding her casting.
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