Tyrese has added "Author" to his long list of titles.  After the success of his debut book, "Get Out Of Your Own Way," which he co-wrote with Rev. Run, the two are teaming up for another run.  Tye's new book, "Manology," will focus on understanding a man.  Plus, he's got a new album in the works and a brand new single that should impact radio in the near future.

Queen Latifah gets the green light from VH1 to start production on her hit series, "Single Ladiesm" season 2.

Aretha Franklin is being sued by her longtime song-writing partner over an unsigned royalty agreement.

And as if things couldn't get any worse, Ja Rule -- who's currently incarcerated -- may get an additional two years for unpaid taxes.

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