Rick Kern/Getty Images for AIDS Healthcare FoundationThe 2021 Grammy nominations were announced Tuesday and were not without controversy.  While The Weeknd, who was widely expected to earn several nods thanks to his album After Hours and best-selling single “Blinding Lights,” failed to make any category this year.  Now, another artist has come forward with her own concerns. “Concrete” singer Teyana Taylor noticed a glaring […]

Amanda Edwards/WireImageWedding bells are ringing for Gabourey Sidibe, who announced Tuesday that her boyfriend, Brandon Frankel, put a ring on it.  “It’s weird that people think we’re already married but I guess our hearts and intentions for each other are just that clear to see,” the Empire star, 37, gushed on Instagram. “My BFF proposed and now I get to hold […]

Courtesy of Gravitas VentureEdi Gathegi set out to be a catalyst for change with his latest project, Princess of the Row, which follows him as Bo, a homeless mentally-ill war veteran who can no longer provide for his adolescent daughter Alicia. Gathegi, who is also one of the producers, says he’s been looking for a project that served a bigger purpose. “The […]

Courtesy of Netflix © 2020It’s safe to say Debbie Allen‘s latest projects, Dolly Parton’s Christmas on the Square and Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker, are helping to usher in the holiday season.  In Christmas on the Square, Allen took on directing and choreography duties for her longtime friend Dolly Parton, whom she says is known for her “legendary Christmas parties.”  “In the middle […]

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ABC/Image Group LAMariah Carey is dispelling the rumors once and for all concerning her supposed rivalry with the late Whitney Houston. Speaking to supermodel Naomi Campbell Tuesday on No Filter, the “Fantasy” singer touched upon the time she and Houston lent their voices to The Prince of Egypt soundtrack.  Their duet, “When You Believe,” went on to win the 1999 Academy Award for Best Song. 22 years after hitting […]

#LetoyaLuckett may be headed for divorce. Fans are speculating because the singer removed “wife” from her bio after the cheating rumors with her husband, #TommicusWalker. #TI speaks relationships saying what women want and that causes a debate on the show. See more at the https://rickeysmileymorningshow.com! * https://facebook.com/rickeysmileymorningshow * https://instagram.com/rickeysmileymorningshow * https://twitter.com/thersms #RickeySmileyMorningShow #LetoyaLuckett #TI

Ivan GuajardoDeborah Cox may have already celebrated the Thanksgiving holiday in Canada last month, but she says she used the opportunity to show off her newly-learned cooking skills.  She tells ABC Audio, “There’s an art to all of this, which is also very therapeutic…to just put the right amount of seasonings. There’s something very therapeutic about cooking and […]

David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images American Idol alumni Fantasia Barrino is expecting her first child with her husband Kendall Taylor. On Wednesday, the “When I See You” singer shared the exciting news on Instagram.   “God, I want to thank you! You gave us a seed even when the doctor said that one of my tubes were closed, […]

Photo by Florian SchneiderLifetime has set the dates for three new documentaries centered on some of the most notable women in pop culture history: Salt-N-Pepa, Wendy Williams and Whitney Houston. The network has announced they will premiere Salt-N-Pepa, a three-hour original film focused on the lives of the female hip-hop duo, on Saturday, January 23 […]

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