‘Things Fall Apart’ Writer Chinua Achebe Rejects $1 Million Offer for 50 Cent Movie to Share Book’s Title
The new movie with rapper and actor 50 Cent is already getting major buzz as a potentially one to take him to that next level. There was a small setback in the process if the movie being released. Things Fall Apart is considered one of the most important books to come out of Africa. The book’s author, Chinua Achebe, is a respected novelist, poet, professor and critic. So when the producers of 50 c
Is Swizz Beatz Cheating on Alicia Keys?
Is karma biting Alicia Keys in the butt? The singer and her husband, rapper/producer Swizz Beatz, got together while he was still married — though he was separated at the time — and now the producer is being accused of cheating again.
Are Ciara and Ludacris Dating?
Its funny how things really seem to come back in full circle. Who knew that after working together on a couple of songs a few years ago, would lead to the possibility of a relationship brewing between Ludacris and Ciara. Well amonst celebrities rumors are nothing new and there seems to be another room on the board. According to reports, Ciara and Ludacris are an item right now. The rumors started
Is Tyler Perry Launching a Cable Channel?
Its seems that the King or Queen depending on the character he plays is looking to expand into more then just movies or tv shows. Are you ready for a Tyler Perry channel? Whether you are or not, it’s happening. Maybe. Reports state Lionsgate and Perry are forming a new venture called Tyler TV — much like Oprah Winfrey’s OWN channel. The studio and Perry have yet to comment.
Kelly Rowland Named the Face of New Sean John Fragrance, Empress
Former Destiny’s child and current R&B “it” girl, Kelly Rowland, is having quite the year. Not only did her new album ‘Here I Am‘ debut at number 3 on the Billboard 200, but her song ‘Motivation‘ also topped the ‘Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs’ chart for seven nonconsecutive weeks. Now, the singer is the face of Sean “Diddy” Combs’ new fragrance, Empress.
New York Knicks Star Amar’e Stoudemire Launches Fashion Website
With an end to the lockout nowhere in sight, NBA players are trying to make the best out of their unexpected free time. Some are considering playing overseas while others, like Ron Artest, are looking to Hollywood for a temporary distraction. New York Knicks’ star Amar’e Stoudemire is launching a fashion website.
Amy Winehouse Fans Furious Over Keri Hilson Twitter Photo
Singer Keri Hilson really infuriated people in the Twitterverse when she posted a picture of herself and an Amy Winehouse look-alike with the message: “*gasp* Amy Winehouse resurrected to party w/ me!!! (seriously, uncanny resemblance).”
Demi Lovato and Timbaland to Record Together in the Studio
Six months after he said he wanted to collaborate with her, hit-maker Timbaland and singer Demi Lovato are working together on her new album.
Boyz II Men Celebrates 20th Anniversary with New Album, ‘Twenty’
How do you celebrate 20 years in the music industry? If you’re Motown-Philly group Boyz II Men, you release a new album! To celebrate their 20th anniversary, the group is coming out with a new album, called ‘Twenty’, which will feature new songs and reworked versions of some of their best-known work.
Soulja Boy Name-Drops Louis Vuitton an Astounding 63 Times in New Song [AUDIO]
Soulja Boy seriously channeled his love for Louis Vuitton into his new mixtape. Not only does the ‘Crank That (Soulja Boy)’ rapper mention the luxury brand on several different tracks, he named the album after LVMH chairman Bernard Arnault and in one song (appropriately titled ‘Louis Vuitton’) he drops the brand name a whopping 63 times.
D’Angelo Releasing Long-Awaited New Album, ‘James River,’ After 11-Year Absence
Eleven is the average age of the Justin Bieber loving tween. It’s also the number of years it’s been since D’Angelo, one of the most influential artists during the neo-soul movement, released new music. That’s about to change, though, because the Grammy winner’s new album, ‘James River,’ is expected later this year.
Nicki Minaj Denies Being Attacked, Despite Police Reports
When news first broke that Nicki Minaj was attacked by a male companion, the rap star was quick to refute the rumors.