Today is Juneteenth and here’s what Juneteenth is about. Known as Black Independence Day, Juneteenth commemorates the liberation of over 250,000 slaves in 1852. Essentially, this was the end of slavery in America. Juneteenth started in Texas in 1865 when over 250,000 enslaved people were liberated. The Emancipation Proclamation was signed on January 1, 1863. Historians… Read more »
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Da Brat may lose her paychecks from the Set It Off play. Former NFL cheerleader Shayla Stevens sued Da Brat over a 2007 nightclub attack. In that attack Da Brat hit her in the face with a rum bottle. A jury awarded Shayla Stevens $6.4 million. Shayla’s been trying to collect. Shayla’s lawyers subpoenaed Ticketmaster demanding they… Read more »
Prince’s heirs want to get out of their deal with Tidal. They’re accusing Tidal of allegedly lying about streaming data. Sharon, Norrine and John Nelson’s lawyers say Tidal’s streaming numbers are shaky and they want the judge to reconsider the order that granted Tidal exclusive streaming rights for an upcoming album of unreleased Prince music. Read here.
Lil Kim’s bankruptcy case may get dismissed and that’s not good. The reason? A trustee is objecting to Kim’s proposed repayment plan. She proposed paying $5500 a month for 5 years to settle over $4 million in debt. That includes almost $2 million is taxes that were not paid between 2004-2017. More here.
Chilli and Dallas Austin’s son Tron Austin has graduated from college. Tron graduated from Full Sail University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Music. Tron plans to follow in the footsteps of his parents. She posted a picture of her and Tron on graduation day. Read her and Dallas Austin’s comments here.
Nicki Minaj spills the tea on why she’s not gettin hers. Nicki has revealed that she’s single for the first time since she was 15 years old. She told Elle magazine, “Spiritually, I’ve experienced more growth in the last six months of my life, of my career, than I have in the last eight years. As soon as I… Read more »
Suge Knight will not be allowed out of jail for his mother’s funeral. His mother, Maxine Chatman, 77, died Sunday. Reportedly she had a stroke last month and her health had been going downhill since. Her lungs had collapsed and she had kidney failure. The L.A. County Sheriff’s Department says it’s because Suge’s status is as… Read more »
Jada is 100 percent here for Will vacationing with his ex Sheree. Will and Sheree Zampino share a son, Trey, an adult. Jada said, “I feel as though Trey needs to feel that dynamic between his two parents. That’s very important that he can feel that connection and feel where they do meet. So he can… Read more »
Did TI get himself caught cheating once again? TI and Tiny reportedly reconciled not too long ago. But TI believes the act of marriage can ruin the bond of a romantic relationship. He reposted a post that asked why men don’t marry. “Why men don’t marry: because there’s nothing in it for them… men know there’s… Read more »
SZA’s voice is apparently NOT permanently injured and that’s a good thing. SZA said weeks ago that her voice was permanently injured and people were hoping that wasn’t the case. It isn’t. SZA posted, “Thank u to the incredible team of Doctors and vocal technicians that have taken time to see me over the last few… Read more »