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Jay-Z partners with NFL for social justice work, Super Bowl halftime

Jay-Z partners with NFL for social justice work, Super Bowl halftime

Jay-Z’s entertainment and sports company Roc Nation is partnering with the NFL. The New York Times reported that the deal means Jay-Z will work with the NFL to coordinate entertainment. He will also work with the league’s Inspire Change campaign, in which the league works with teams and players for causes and donates to social justice…MORE

Jury indicts ‘Chrisley Knows Best’ stars on federal tax evasion charges

Jury indicts ‘Chrisley Knows Best’ stars on federal tax evasion charges

ATLANTA (AP) – A federal grand jury in Atlanta has indicted reality television star Todd Chrisley and his wife, Julie, on multiple counts of conspiracy, bank fraud, wire fraud, and tax evasion.   U.S. Attorney Byung J. “BJay” Pak said the 12-count indictment was issued Tuesday against the “Chrisley Knows Best” stars. Pak said from at…MORE

R. Kelly Arrested on Federal Sex Trafficking Charges

R. Kelly Arrested on Federal Sex Trafficking Charges

Embattled singer R. Kelly has caught a federal case. According to WNBC News 4 New York, citing law enforcement sources, officers from the New York Police Department and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security traveled to Chicago to arrest Kelly on federal sex trafficking charges.   Kelly was expected to be transported to New York,…MORE

Stevie Wonder says he’s getting a kidney transplant in fall

Stevie Wonder says he’s getting a kidney transplant in fall

LONDON – Stevie Wonder surprised concertgoers in London Saturday night by announcing that he will take a break from performing so that he can receive a kidney transplant this fall. The 69-year-old music legend made the announcement after performing “Superstition” at the end of a packed British Summer Time concert in London’s sprawling Hyde Park. He…MORE

CHICAGO – A judge in Chicago on Thursday unsealed court records related to “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett’s arrest earlier this year, according to multiple reports. The decision came after several news organizations asked the records be made public, according to The New York Times. Cook County Judge Stephen Watkins ruled in favor of making all records public…MORE

Wendy Williams’ son, Kevin Hunter Jr., arrested after allegedly punching his father

Wendy Williams’ son, Kevin Hunter Jr., arrested after allegedly punching his father

WEST ORANGE, N.J. – Kevin Hunter Jr., the son of talk show host Wendy Williams and her estranged husband, Kevin Hunter, has reportedly been arrested after punching his father at a store in New Jersey. “Entertainment Tonight” reported that officials with the West Orange Police Department confirmed Hunter Jr. was arrested. According to police, the 18-year-old college…MORE

Lil Nas X thanks Billy Ray Cyrus by gifting him a $150K Maserati

Lil Nas X thanks Billy Ray Cyrus by gifting him a $150K Maserati

Rapper Lil Nas X might take his horse to the “Old Town Road,” but his collaborator Billy Ray Cyrus is gonna cruise down that road with 454 of them —  the horsepower of a Maserati GranTurismo. The luxury vehicle is now one Cyrus owns, thanks to Lil Nas X, who surprised him with the giftas the song remains on…MORE

Ex-fiance of Maleah Davis’s Mom Charged With Evidence-Tampering: Reports

Ex-fiance of Maleah Davis’s Mom Charged With Evidence-Tampering: Reports

Darion Vence, the former fiancé of Maleah Davis’s mother was taken into custody on May 11 and charged in the case of Maleah’s disappearance, according to reports. Law enforcement sources from the Gulf Coast Violent Offenders and Fugitives Task Force say Vence was charged with a felony of tampering with evidence of a human corpse; however, authorities…MORE

Rapper Kodak Black is arrested on firearm charges at Rolling Loud Festival

Rapper Kodak Black is arrested on firearm charges at Rolling Loud Festival

Kodak Black was arrested at the Rolling Loud hip-hop festival in Miami, right before he was set to perform, authorities said. The Florida rapper, whose real name is Bill K. Kapri, was taken into custody Saturday for alleged state and federal firearm violations, said Roberto Gonzalez with the US Marshals Office of the Southern District of Florida.…MORE

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Mike Tyson says he smokes about $40K worth of weed a month

Mike Tyson says he smokes about $40K worth of weed a month

Mike Tyson is truly a cannabis enthusiast. The Source reported that the former boxer revealed in a recent episode of this podcast, “Hotboxin’ with Mike Tyson,” that he and his business partner, former NFL athlete and fellow cannabis advocate Eben Britton smoke about $40,000 worth of weed on their ranch a month. “What do we smoke a…

Jay-Z partners with NFL for social justice work, Super Bowl halftime

Jay-Z partners with NFL for social justice work, Super Bowl halftime

Jay-Z’s entertainment and sports company Roc Nation is partnering with the NFL. The New York Times reported that the deal means Jay-Z will work with the NFL to coordinate entertainment. He will also work with the league’s Inspire Change campaign, in which the league works with teams and players for causes and donates to social justice…

Jury indicts ‘Chrisley Knows Best’ stars on federal tax evasion charges

Jury indicts ‘Chrisley Knows Best’ stars on federal tax evasion charges

ATLANTA (AP) – A federal grand jury in Atlanta has indicted reality television star Todd Chrisley and his wife, Julie, on multiple counts of conspiracy, bank fraud, wire fraud, and tax evasion.   U.S. Attorney Byung J. “BJay” Pak said the 12-count indictment was issued Tuesday against the “Chrisley Knows Best” stars. Pak said from at…

VMAS 2019: Missy Elliott to finally receive Video Vanguard Award

VMAS 2019: Missy Elliott to finally receive Video Vanguard Award

After years of campaigning from fans, Missy Elliot is finally receiving her due recognition for her innovative music videos. On Monday, MTV announced Elliot would receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award at the 36th annual Video Music Awards. The rapper, producer, dancer and songwriter will perform at the award show for the first time since 2003.…

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