Author: Danielle Long

Scott Dudelson/Getty Images Ice Cube says he lost out on a $9 million movie role for refusing to get the COVID-19 vaccine.  While appearing on the November 2nd episode of the Million Dollaz Worth of Game podcast, the actor and rapper said candidly, “I turned down a movie because I didn’t want to get the m************ […]

BET/Soul Train Awards The BET Soul Train Awards 2022 are here! The ceremony, which celebrates the best in soul, R&B and hip-hop music, premieres Saturday, November 26, hosted by award-winning comedian and actor Deon Cole. This is Cole’s first time hosting the awards show, a moment he describes to ABC Audio as “surreal.” “I was a writer […]

ABC Hosted by Wayne Brady, the 50th annual American Music Awards aired live on ABC from Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater Sunday night. The night, which celebrates the latest and greatest talents in music, was full of show-stopping performances. Brazilian singer Anitta took the stage to perform her record-breaking hit “Envolver” and was later joined by the legendary Missy Elliott for their […]

Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Bud Light Super Bowl Music Fest / EA SPORTS BOWL Gucci Mane is paying tribute to Migos member Takeoff, who was shot and killed earlier this month.  In a new track released Tuesday, titled “Letter to Takeoff,” Gucci mourns the loss of his fellow rapper and frequent collaborator.  “I’m wonderin’ why they left […]

Ollie Millington/Redferns Rapper Blueface was arrested in Las Vegas on Tuesday on attempted murder charges. In a statement obtained by ABC News, the Las Vegas Metro Police Department confirmed that Blueface, whose full name is Johnathan Porter, was arrested on charges in connection to a shooting that took place on October 8, 2022 in the 6300 block of Vegas’ Windy Road. LVMPD […]

Will Heath/NBC via Getty Images Megan Thee Stallion has the law on her side.  Megan was reportedly recently granted a restraining order against her label, 1501 Certified Entertainment, and her distributor, 200 Entertainment, after she claimed they tried to interfere with her and the forthcoming American Music Awards, according to TMZ Hip Hop. The outlet reports […]

Prince Williams/Wireimage Drake and 21 Savage‘s album Her Loss has earned the top slot on the Billboard 200 chart dated November 19.  The accomplishment marks the collaboration album as the year’s largest week for R&B/hip-hop, according to Billboard. It’s also the fourth-biggest streaming week of any album ever.  Her Loss earned the number one spot thanks for earning 404,000 equivalent album units […]

Walt Disney Pictures/Marvel Studios Black Panther: Wakanda Forever finally hits theaters Friday, but there were a few bumps in the road getting there. One of those bumps involved Letitia Wright, who portrays Princess Shuri, the on-screen little sister of the late Chadwick Boseman‘s character T’Challa. Back in August 2021, she was hospitalized with a fractured […]

Chelsea Guglielmino/FilmMagic As an actress, cookbook author, entrepreneur, mom and more, Tia Mowry wears many hats.  One of those acting endeavors was starring in the 1994 sitcom Sister, Sister alongside her twin Tamera Mowry. Over the years there have been whispers of a reboot before she shut it down with a TikTok last year. So has anything changed? “Oh, my gosh. You […]

Francois Nel/Getty Images Shaquille O’Neal is responding to Kanye West‘s latest tweets about him. It all started Thursday, when the Donda rapper took to Twitter to share a headline of an article that read, “Shaq rips Kyrie Irving over antisemitism controversy, calls him an ‘idiot.’”  Ye captioned the post, “They make us bully ourselves because of our business […]

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