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Nicki Minaj Helps Indian Village

  • 6:40 am Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 by Estee

Earlier this month, Nicki Minaj got some press for randomly paying off the college bills of some of her Twitter followers.  And apparently she’s been donating money to a small Indian village for the past few years, to bring water to the area.

She posted a video of someone speaking about it from the village.  She captioned it, “This is the kind of thing that makes me feel the most proud . . .

“The money I’ve sent to this village in India for the last couple years, has gotten them a Computer Center, a Tailoring Institute, a Reading [More]

2017 Billboard Awards Winner’s

  • 9:12 pm Sunday, May 21st, 2017 by nigelsealy

Here is the top winner’s from 2017 Billboard Music Awards. Beyonce  and Drake won a handful of award at this year Billboards awards.

Top R&B Album:

Beyonce, Lemonade- Winner

Top Female Artist:


Top Touring Artist:

Beyonce- Winner

Top R&B Artist:


Top R&B Tour:

Beyonce- Winner

Top Male Artist:

Drake – Winner

Top Rap Album:

Drake, Views- Winner

Top Rap Artist:

Drake – Winner

Tour Rap Tour:

Drake – Winner

Top Billboard 200 Album:

Drake, Views- Winner

Top Streaming Song (Audio):

Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla, “One Dance” — WINNER

Top R&B Songs:

Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla, “One Dance” — WINNER

Top R&B Collaboration:

Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla, “One Dance” — WINNER

Top 100 Artist:


Top Streaming Song Artist:


Top Rap Artist:

Drake – Winner

Tour Rap Tour:

Drake [More]

Kylie Jenner Obsessed Fan Confesses to Murder

  • 6:49 am Friday, May 19th, 2017 by Estee

The man who was arrested trying to get onto Kylie Jenner’s property… multiple times … has now confessed to murder.

Marvin Magallanes turned himself in and confessed to killing a 49-year-old homeless man back in January. Cops say they’ve also linked him, forensically, to an unsolved murder from October 2016 of another homeless man.

He’s the same man who was arrested twice for attempts to contact Kylie. He drove through her security gate. He escaped from the psych ward after one of those arrests.

Steve Harvey’s Ex wife: He Damaged My Soul

  • 6:41 am Friday, May 19th, 2017 by Estee

According to a new lawsuit Steve Harvey’s ex-wife filed, she says she’s never been the same since their divorce and claims he damaged her “soul.” She wants $60 million.

Mary Harvey alleges that she’s been suicidal and has been self-medicating to be able to handle the aftermath of their highly publicized divorce battle.

She is suing Steve for child endangerment, torture, conspiracy against rights, intentional infliction of emotional distress, breach of contract and even “soul murder.”

The lawsuit states: “Soul murder is achieved by a combination of torture, deprivation and brainwashing.”

ABC Confirmed Katy Perry for “American Idol”

  • 5:54 am Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 by Estee

ABC revealed their schedule for the upcoming TV season yesterday, and it features 13 new shows . . . eight dramas, three comedies, and two unscripted shows.

The biggest addition is the “American Idol” revival, which won’t premiere until sometime next spring.  ABC confirmed that Katy Perry will be the first judge . . . but somewhat surprisingly, they didn’t have anything else to make official.

They did defend their decision to bring “Idol” back after just one year, and they also said that there’d be some format changes . . . but they didn’t lay out any specifics.

Lil Yachty on His Gay Kiss Album Cover

  • 5:49 am Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 by Estee

Should this even be a big deal? Lil Yachty had to explain why he depicted two men kissing on his  “controversial” cover of his upcoming album, “Teenage Emotions”.

He says,  “I wanted to have all these aspects of teenage life . . . so I thought about all the things I saw in high school for the first time, that I had never experienced before.  I have never seen two guys kissing until high school.

“I’ve never seen albino kids until high school, I’ve never seen emo kids until high school.”  It comes out NEXT Friday.

Do you, Yachty.

Common, Questlove, Black Thought Make Boy’s Dream Come True

  • 8:18 am Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 by Estee

Common recently came across a kid named Darius on a New Orleans street. He was drumming on five-gallon buckets.  And he was AMAZING.

Since then, he learned more about Darius, and found him to be a really cool guy and a good student.  So, he surprised him by having Questlove and Black Thought from The Roots drop in and jam with him.  Then, he posted the video online.

Questlove also gave the kid a drum set.