Don’t shame Jennifer Holliday alone, black people should get some of the blame

2 years ago by

Dreamgirls star Jennifer Holliday won’t be performing at the Donald Trump inauguration after all. The singer’s camp hasn’t released an official statement to explain her apparent reversal in commitment to perform. Many in the black and LGBT community took major offense to Holliday’s rumored acceptance of the gig. The blaming and shaming shouldn’t be aimed only at her though, in my opinion. The Black community

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Mariah Carey has sold more than 200 million records worldwide. The RIAA states that, she is the third-best-selling female artist in the United States, with 63.5 million certified albums

Mariah Carey’s net worth in 2016 is mind blowing

2 years ago by

Mariah Carey’s 2016 net worth is a mind numbing $524 million USD, that’s more than the late artist Prince and Janet Jackson combined accumulated at their peak. Mariah’s accomplished this insane networth after releasing just 8 studio albums and one forgettable movie (Glitter and album of the same name). Mariah Carey has sold more than 200 million records worldwide. The RIAA states that, she is

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Mariah finally gets star on walk of fame

3 years ago by

Mariah Carey finally got a star on Hollywood’s walk of fame, but it’s her cute kids and in particular her son that stole the show. The musical icon came to the ceremony looking stunning as usual. Her son didn’t get what all the fuss was about; he was all over his mom. Carey dominated music charts since the very early nineties until now.

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Rnb’s newest sensation Tinashé is here

4 years ago by

The ladies are running RnB music for the last decade, led by artist like Beyonce and Alicia Keys.  Sure Usher’s still around and new talent like Trey Songs and Sam Smith are holding their own but the ladies are killing it. Add new sensation Tinashé Jorgensen Kachingwe to your radar. Her single, 2 on dominated radio play this past summer. It’s almost like she appeared

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Mary J. Blige is still stunning at 42 years old

5 years ago by

According TooFab.com Mary J. Blige is looking fit and fabulous at 42! The songstress is gracing the cover of the December issue of Shape magazine, showing off her rock-hard abs in a white high-neck bikini. The Grammy-award winner is releasing a new holiday album and is determined to stay trim this holiday season. So, what’s her secret? “My main exercise is cardio,” she tells the

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Quincy Jones suing the Michael Jackson estate for $10 million in royalties

5 years ago by

Legendary music producer, Quincy Jones is suing the Michael Jackson estate for back royalties he claimed were unscrupulously kept from him, since the singer death. Much of these royalties, Jones argues, was made from material he co-wrote and produced on Michael’s earlier albums such as Thriller and Bad. According to the E! news… “..The 80-year-old music legend, who coproduced Michael Jackson‘s biggest albums, including Thriller, has

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King of pop Michael Jackson once again highest earning dead celeb

5 years ago by

Michael Jackson is once again the top earning dead celebrity, after losing that title to his former friend Elizabeth Taylor last year. Taylor had briefly eclipsed the King of pop with sale of a massive chunk of her jewelry. According to the CBC.CA… Michael Jackson regained the title of the highest-earning dead celebrity in the past year, easily surpassing Elvis Presley and cartoonist Charles Schulz,

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When Marilyn met Ella!

5 years ago by

Who knew screen legend Marilyn Monroewas such a big supporter of the Civil Rights Movement, in its infancy.  Jazz goddess, Ella Fitzgerald got a major boost in her career because of the actress. The Mocambo nightclub in West Hollywood, the most popular dance spot at the time, refused to let Ella perform there because she was black. Marilyn told the owners that if they would

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Will.I.Am is going back to school

5 years ago by

Will.i.am Claims that he’ll go back to school to study computer science. He told England’s The sun newspaper of his intention during an interview. According to the Black Eyed Peas frontman.. “In September I’ll be taking a computer science course at CalArts (California Institute Of The Arts) in LA because I’m passionate about where the world’s going. I’m curious about it and I want to

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Google pays tribute to South Africa’s Miriam Makeba

5 years ago by

Google Doodles legendary South African, Miriam Makeba It is Miriam Makeba’s 81 birthday today and in her tribute Google the world’s leading search engine changed their logo for her. The singer – often lovingly called ‘Mama Africa’ by her fans- was born on March, 4, 1932. She was the leading supporter of the poor all across Africa and especially in her native South Africa. Miriam

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Jay-z should do next Bond theme song

5 years ago by

Jay-z should be the artist selected to do the next James Bond theme song. Not only because a rapper hasn’t done a Bond song but because the legendary New York poet’s got swagger. Jay has impacted modern culture like no other artist alive. The guy’s retired like twice from music but each of his comeback record is fresher than the last. Originally, 007’s theme songs

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Rihanna’s video Stay gets 30 million hits in a week

5 years ago by

Rihanna’s steamy video for the single, Stay, picks up an astounding 30 million views on YouTube – in a week. Stay is the third single from her 7th studio album, 2012’s, Unapologetic. The video and song features up and coming indie artist Mikky Ekko. They both performed the song at this year’s Grammy awards. Fans   have been clamoring for a video for the single the

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