Rihanna Celebrates 30th Birthday With Big Bash / Toni Braxton Performs

Rihanna celebrated her 30th birthday in style last night!

The Pop phenom hosted an elaborate bash attended by her nearest and dearest.

And with the world clamouring for a glimpse of exactly how she marked the major milestone, RiRi has obliged.

In a series of snaps, she’s seen living it up in a striking pink ensemble. She also revealed that her “fave” Toni Braxton performed on her night.

She wrote:

“finally met my fav! thank you for making my night so special! I’ll never forgive you for looking this good at my party tho ❣”

Peep more snaps below…

As reported, the likes of Chris Brown and Ciara were among the many who extended their well-wishes to the bad gyal.

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Trey Songz Accused Of Striking Woman In The Face

A young lady has accused the R&B singer Trey Songz of striking her in the face at a party held in the Hollywood Hills.

Full report below…

His alleged victim claims that she had been partying with the singer at an NBA All Star Game party when he spotted her talking to another man.

Then, after an argument, he is said to have raised his hand and slapped her mercilessly.

She was treated for minor injuries at a hospital nearby and is to learn if the star is to be charged with the supposed attack in the coming days.

Unfortunately, she stands as one of many women to step forward with a story like this one.

Back in 2012 he was accused of making it rain a little too hard when a woman alleged he assaulted her with money.

Then, last year saw him accused of smacking a phone out of a woman’s hand and breaking her glasses when he spotted her trying to take a picture of him.

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Azealia Banks Releases ‘Fantasea II’ Track List

Azealia Banks‘ follow-up to her romantic and deeply aquatic ‘Fantasea’ project is on the way.

Generating hype for its unveiling? The release of its track list.

Check it out below..

Fantasea Two: The Second Wave
1. Lorelei ft. Jamie Hince
2. Icy Pisces ft. ???
3. Chaos and Glory Ft. Luciana Caparoso
4. Along The Coast ft. ???
5. N****s Gon’ Learn Ft. Connie Diiamond
6. Ain’t Know
7. Tastes State Ft. Busta Rhymes
8. Paradiso II
9. Treasure Island
10. Anna Wintour ft. Mel B & ???
11. Count Contessa (redux)
12. Pyrex Princess ft. ???
13. Escapades (Pleasure Place)
14. Venus
15. Movin’ On Up ft. NEWBODY
16. Playhouse
17. Desert Beat
18. Blossom
19. In Excelsis
20. Chi-Chi
21. Surprise
22. Surprise


The Second Wave‘ will sail into the world before Banks’s second album ‘Business & Pleasure‘ drops and will feature a fresh rendition of her fan favourite ‘Count Contessa.’

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Wendy Williams Announces Three Week Sick Leave

Wendy Williams is taking a health-first approach.

Having only just returned from a hiatus caused by the “flu,” the talkshow host has announced that she will – on doctor’s orders – be taking a three week break from the spotlight.

The revelation came during today’s broadcast of The Wendy Williams Show. 

Speaking at length with her infamous “co-hosts,” the 53-year-old (who collapsed live on air last Fall) revealed that complications from thyroids flare-ups and Graves disease have been affecting her health.

Despite touting her “keep it moving” m-o, she says she will use the time off to recuperate:

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Rihanna Stuns In New Fenty x Puma Promo

Check out Rihanna!

The Pop royal may be turning up for her 30th birthday festivities. But its business as usual for her growing list of extra curricular ventures.

Case in point her FENTY x Puma range.

The Bajan belle has unwrapped a stunning new promo snap for the latest incarnation of the line. Peep it above.

It comes as RiRi’s Fenty Beauty was reported as being on-track to outpace performance of Kardashian Cosmetics.

More power to her. Ahead of her musical return, watch show up and show out at the Grammys.

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Normani Hits The Studio With ‘Black Panther’ Producer

It’s official…Normani Kordei is the one to watch.

Gliding to critical glory with her Khalid-led cut ‘Love Lies‘, the entertainer gives the world even more reason to believe she is to next in line for the Urban Pop crown by hitting the studios with Scribz Riley…one of the brains behind the ‘Black Panther’ soundtrack.


Riley co-produced the jam ‘Redemption’ which appears on ‘Panther’s chart-topping soundtrack and hit the studio with the talented Kordei to make magic for her solo debut.

This, much to the delight of her loyal fans.


A due date for the set is yet to be released.

#NowPlaying: Jamelia – ‘Money.’

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Social Media Pounces On Tyra Banks After #BlackPanther Tweet

When Tyra Banks‘ ‘America’s Next Top Model’ impacted the world in 2003 it did so in a world in which its audience was silent…at least for the most part.

Today, thanks to social media and the voice it has given consumers/viewers, that has all changed.

What this means for Banks’ entertaining but occasionally baffling show? Trouble.

For, said viewers are now using social media to remind the super mogul that they haven’t forgotten about the way she and her team of judges treated the show’s contestants.

What has any of this has to do with ‘Black Panther’?

Find out below…


Some found Banks’ celebration of African culture comical. Why?



The tweet above came arm in arm with the comments below…


How YaYa DaCosta feels about it?

Click here to find out.

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Netflix Nabs Tiffany Haddish As Lead In New Animated Series

If Tiffany Haddish has done anything since her breakout success in ‘Girls Trip,’ it’s count checks. And the latest comes from NetflixDon’t tell Mo’Nique.



Full story below…

The streaming giant announced that the 38-year-old will serve as the lead voice and executive producer of new animated series ‘Tuca & Bertie.’

Commissioned for a 10-episode first season, the show is a comedy centered around the friendship between two 30-year-old bird women who live in the same apartment building: Tuca, a cocky, care-free toucan (Haddish), and Bertie, an anxious, daydreaming songbird.

News of the gig comes in the wake of the comedienne’s mounting list of jobs this year; she’ll next be seen alongside Tracy Morgan on TBS sitcom ‘The Last O.G’ (which debuts April 3rd). Thereafter, she’ll be starring in the movie ‘Night School’ with Kevin Hart. That title has a September 28th arrival date. All of this in the wake of her inking a  game-changing first-look deal with HBO for her She Ready production company.

Needless to say, busy times!

For ‘Tuca & Bertie,’ Haddish is joined by on the producing panel by ‘Bojack Horseman’ creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg, Lisa Hanawalt, Noel Bright, and Steven A. Cohen. [Source]

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Birdman On Toni Braxton: “She’s My Life” [Video]

Toni Braxton broke the news yesterday that she’s engaged to rap mogul Birdman.

And less than a day later, the Cash Money boss stopped by the Wendy Williams Show to profess his love for the diva (while promoting his upcoming Apple Music documentary).

Details below…

Speaking to the former shock jock about his 50-year-old fiancé, Birdman said “she’s my life.”

Peep the clip….

An unlikely duo, for sure. But if it works, it works.

Full interview…

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Wendy Williams Accuses Beyonce Of Using Auto-Tune

Wendy Williams may have just come back from spell out of the spotlight due to illness, but she’s being stung anew from Beyonce.

Find out why below…

While discussing Fergie’s disaster of a National Anthem, Williams seemed to defend her by claiming that only a select set of names have the ability to sing unaided – Queen Bey apparently not being one of them.

“Only a few people who can sing raw dog. including Adele, Aretha Franklin, Celine Dion, Dionne Warwick, and Mariah Carey. “Fergie is not one. She needs Autotune. Jen(nifer) Lopez needs autoune. Janet needs autotune. Beyonce needs autotune”


Her remarks inspired the following responses…

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