TI is calling for a boycott of Starbucks over the Philly incident. Two African American men were arrested at a Starbucks for doing nothing but waiting for a friend before they placed their orders. Starbucks has apologized. Read that here.
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Marvin Gaye’s heirs have prevailed in the appeal over ‘Blurred Lines’ plagiarism. A U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals determined that Gaye’s song, “Got To Give It Up” will receive copyright protection due to the lack of “absolute absence of evidence” that the song was similar to Pharrell and Robin Thicke’s song, “Blurred Lines.” That means 50%… Read more »
TI called off the Houston’s restaurant boycott after meetings. Tip says the restaurant is no longer racist. He had several meetings with execs of the restaurant since first imposing the boycott in October after a group of African-Americans complained that the restaurant was reluctant to give them seats. You may remember Mama Dee from “Love and Hip… Read more »
Atlanta Mayor Keshia Lance-Bottoms adds TI to her transition team. Her transition team includes CEO, educator, entertainers, etc. Mayor Lance-Bottoms said, “I am grateful to announce this 38-strong transition team. It represents a tremendous amount of diversity and depth, and really the best and the brightest in the city of Atlanta.” Congrats to T.I. That’s… Read more »
Xscape closed out their Great Xscape Tour in Los Angeles. The tour hit 29 cities including the DFW (see pics here). At the L.A. show, Xscape brought out R. Kelly, Jermaine Dupri, Too Short, T.I., and Tamar brought out Toni Braxton. See it all here.
Wendy Williams is calling BS on her husband’s cheating allegations. I’ll #spillthetea. There are more details on what’s allegedly going on at R. Kelly’s estate. Tiny gave T.I. a HUGE birthday card. Thanks for checking out #TonysTea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 studio!
Tiny bought a Happy Birthday billboard for TI in Atlanta. Tip turned 37 yesterday and the billboard read, “Happy birthday #TIP, from the one who loves & adores you most, Mrs. H.” Awww. Love wins. See the billboard here.
TI and Tiny call off their divorce and Tip moves back in. They (mostly TI) apparently have come to their senses. They belong together. They reportedly don’t want anyone to know they’re back together. Supposedly because they want to keep things more private this time. So no more reality TV? Read more here.
Celebs answer Kevin Hart’s Hurricane Harvey challenge. I’ll #spillthetea. R. Kelly’s last tour stop was canceled in Memphis. Are Tiny and Master P kickin’ it? Thanks for checking out #TonysTea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 studio!
The Kardashians are donating $500,000 for Hurricane Harvey relief. It seems celebrities are responding either to Kevin Hart’s celebrity challenge (see here), or on their own. Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez each donated $25,000. T.I. has given $25,000 and Chris Brown donated $100,000. The Kardashians donation is going to split evenly with the Red Cross… Read more »