Everybody knows Jay-Z's got some mad swagger and as part owner of the now Brooklyn Nets he's lent some of his swag in developing a new logo for his team.  As the New Jersey Nets make the transition to a new place and name, the Brooklyn Nets, a new logo seems to be a good idea.

 

 

 

According to reports, it looks like Mary J. Blige is joining a growing list of celebrities on TV reality shows.  Find out what the Queen of Hip-Hop soul is up to.  Press play to hear Tha Wire.

Also, Lil Boosie's murder trial is about to jump off.  Yesterday, 150 Baton Rouge residents were interviewed at the courthouse for possible jury duty in the high profile case.  Get more details when you press play.  As far as quick news, Olivia has finally signed a record deal after spending years trying to get her props.  There's talk of her long awaited album and I got the details.

Lastly, Rihanna did her thing in the blockbuster film based on the Milton Bradley game Battleship.  The movie hits theaters May 18th.  However, word has it she did so good that she's been invited to do another blockbuster flick.  Get the scoop on what it is and more now.  Press play to get the scoop, skinny, mess and drama now with Tha Wire: 

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HERE'S TODAY'S BONUS STORY:

The murder trial of William Balfour continues and it's been a difficult last few days for the Hudson family, to say the least.  Yesterday the 911 call Jennifer Hudson's sister Julia placed upon finding her family dead, was heard.  The call was chilling and as it play Jennifer put her head down and cried.

Julia can be heard on the heartbreaking recording saying: "Help, please.  Oh, God.  Somebody's killed my mother, somebody's killed my mother...pleas help me.  Oh my God, oh my God." Then the dispatcher asked her if she needed and ambulance and she replied: "I don't know.  I'm scared..please..please...please...can you please send an ambulance, please.  Oh my God.  She's on the floor and I see blood coming from her head... I just came home from work and there's a bullet hole in our front door...she's 57 years old.  Please help my mama.  Please just send an ambulance."