Power 953 News 

Beyonce Wax Figure Pulled From Madame Tussauds

  • 3:38 pm Friday, July 21st, 2017 by nigelsealy

After a week long of controversy about the wax figure of Beyonce at the New York Madame Tussauds Wax Museum they have decided to pull it.

Madame Tussauds at first was blaming bad lighting of the wax figure of Beyonce. But it was too late once it got on social media fans went in on the new wax figure saying that did not even look like Beyonce.

The wax figure looked more like “slightly tanned white person” than the songstress so with all the backlash Madame Tussauds decided to pull the wax figure.

Check out the side by side picture below.

[More]

Think Ryan Seacrest Could Save American Idol When It Returns?

  • 6:49 am Friday, July 21st, 2017 by Estee

Ever since ABC announced that they were bringing back “American Idol”, it seemed inevitable that Ryan Seacrest would be back as the host.

Ryan finally made it official on “Live with Kelly and Ryan” yesterday.

Ryan compared it to being in a 15-year relationship . . . breaking up . . . and then getting back together.

TMZ claims Ryan was negotiating with the show for three months, because he wanted $10 to $15 million, plus an executive producer credit.  Supposedly, he did NOT get the credit, and his pay will be closer to $10 mil.

Depression is real. Suicide is ever more real. Sending our love out to Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington.

  • 6:44 am Friday, July 21st, 2017 by Estee

Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington was found dead yesterday morning, at his home in L.A.  It looks like he committed suicide by hanging himself in his bedroom either earlier that morning. He was just 41.

His body was discovered by a housekeeper at around 9:00 A.M.  There aren’t any further details on the scene . . . and it’s unclear if there was a suicide note.

His death came as a shock to everyone.  He’d just arrived back in L.A. on Wednesday, after spending some time in Arizona with his wife, Talinda.  They’ve been married for 11 years.

He was married once before . . [More]

Would You Try Pickles Soaked In Fruit Punch?

  • 6:37 am Friday, July 21st, 2017 by Estee

Earlier this year, Thrillist.com put out a list of the GROSSEST FOOD that people love in every state.  And the food for Mississippi was the koolickle . . . which is the WILD combo of a pickle soaked in Kool-Aid.

Well . . . apparently that INSPIRED the lunatics at Walmart, because they just started selling pickles that are soaking in FRUIT PUNCH.

They’re calling them “Tropickles,” and a massive jar will only run you two bucks.

Kanye West Does a Good Deed for Fan After Injury

  • 7:52 am Thursday, July 20th, 2017 by Estee

Kanye West heard about a fan who suffered a spinal cord injury five years ago, and was paralyzed from the shoulders down.  Doctors said he’d never walk again, but he’s worked hard, and has been able to take steps with a walker.

So Kanye sent him some custom white Yeezy Boosts, along with a note: “You show the world anything is possible.”

Madame Tussauds unveiled a new Beyonce statue, and the Internet lit up with RAGE.

  • 7:48 am Thursday, July 20th, 2017 by Estee

In a photo of the wax figure that went viral, the skin is way too light, and the face doesn’t even look like Beyoncé.  People have been comparing it to Lindsay Lohan, Britney Spears, Shakira, or even a “poor man’s Mariah Carey.”

Madame Tussauds issued a statement saying the image going around was distorted by, “lighting within the attraction combined with flash photography.”

They also released a photo that supposedly depicts the statue more accurately.  But frankly, it doesn’t look any better.  In fact, it probably looks MORE like Britney or Shakira.

Kevin Hart Cheating on His Pregnant Wife?

  • 7:13 am Thursday, July 20th, 2017 by Estee

Kevin Hart has a pregnant wife at home.  So what was he doing in a car outside a Miami hotel with a woman who was NOT his pregnant wife?

Earlier in the night, Kevin was partying with the woman at a nightclub, where he was celebrating his 38th birthday.

If this is an affair, it wouldn’t be his first.  His preggo wife actually his MISTRESS at one point.

Kevin responded indirectly.  He posted a picture of himself looking at his phone and laughing, and it said, “At the end of the day, you just gotta laugh at the B.S.”

 

Usher Supposedly Paid $1.1 Million Dollar For Infecting A Woman With Herpes

  • 5:55 pm Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 by nigelsealy

A woman by the name of Maya Fox-Davis is claiming that R&B star Usher gave her an STD. In her lawsuit she claims Usher shared a sexual relationship with her and claimed he was STD free knowing that he really wasn’t.

Maya believed what Usher had told her and continued her sexual relationship with the artist.

According to Radar Online, the lawsuit reached a settlement back in 2012 but is now just being found out . Usher supposedly paid a reported $2,754.40 for her medical bills and ended paying $1.1 million settlement in December of 2012.

Joycelyn Savage’s father knows EXACTLY who got her involved with R. Kelly… because it was allegedly HIM

  • 7:11 am Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 by Estee

Sources close to Joycelyn say Timothy was on board with his daughter going to live with Kelly almost 2 years ago after Joycelyn and Kelly met at a concert and was promised a singing career.  We’re told Timothy was the one who dropped her off at a friend’s house to be driven to Kelly’s.

Our sources say Timothy knew Joycelyn would stay with Kelly for some time, he just didn’t expect it to be two years! Who is telling the truth?!

Fan’s Sue Kanye West Over “Life of Pablo” Album

  • 2:32 pm Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 by nigelsealy

Kanye West album Life of Pablo came out last year an was meant to be only exclusively to Tidal streaming services. But some fans are suing the star for lying about the exclusivity of the album.

Kanye mentioned in a tweet that his album will only be available on Tidal and would never be sold on Apple Music or any other streaming services platform. But after a couple weeks his album was  on Apple and other streaming services platform.

Fans are suing the star because they felt mislead by Kanye.

According to TMZ, Kanye feels “the class action lawsuit which claims he [More]