STORIES THAT MATTER
‘Diamonds’ hit #1 on Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop charts this week but took a dive down the Billboard Hot 100. According to LoveBScott.com this is the official album cover for RiRi’s 7th studio album ‘Unapologetic’. Iz you feeling it? Cuz I’m not!
Queen RiRi has slayed a many magazine cover. For that reason I expect more. Guess I’ll be waiting for the deluxe edition cover to leak. Let’s hope that happens REEEEEEAL soon.
How has Brandy managed to have her album NOT leak?
They can’t get her song played on radio, bought on iTunes, and it looks like her singles are afraid to chart on Billboard Hot 100. But, Brandy is still holding on.
‘Two Eleven’ drops October 16th, and B’Rocka’s new label RCA called in all the big names – Rico Love, Sean Garrett, and Bangladesh to name a few – to save her career.
Did they do a good job? View Full Post
Vogue extraordinaire Pony Zion Garçon strikes a pose for the latest issue of Paper Magazine. Why? Because photographer Timothy Greenfield-Sanders and stylist Timothy Reukof gathered the hottest ballroom queens for their own fashion shoot dahhhling!
Here’s behind the scenes footage featuring Chi Chi Mizrahi Unbothered-Cartier,Titi Juicy Couture, Precious from Kiki House of Old Navy, Mother Trace Mizrahi, and others for their day of fabulousness.
She tried to not pick a side but she kind of sort of did.
While on a promotional appearance at ‘Anderson Live’ we see guest co-host Andy Cohen, Anderson Cooper, and Queen Latifah discuss a lot of topics, one being the feud with Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey.
“I would definitely not take a side in ignorance like that,” Latifah says. She goes on to say both should focus on helping bring up other fresh talent who aims to be where they are. In the end, Latifah passively says she’s team Mariah, telling Minaj “you gotta respect your elders to a point!”
GLAAD’s 17th annual “Where We Are On TV” report examined 701 regular characters on 97 scripted TV programs and discovered there were 31 were LGBT characters (approximately 4.4 percent) on television this fall.
GLAAD President Herndon Graddick says in the report:
“More and more Americans have come to accept their LGBT family members, friends, co-workers and peers, and as audiences tune into their favorite programs, they expect to see the same diversity of people they encounter in their daily lives.”
“It is vital for networks to weave complex and diverse story lines of LGBT people in the different programs they air.”
This year’s 4.4 percent (Beyonce would love) is up from last year’s poor rating of 2.9 percent.
ABC leads the pack with the most LGBT characters interwebbed across their network. Fox places second this year, losing their top spot from last year. But, Fox given brownie points for dreaming up Unique, a trans character on ‘Glee.’
All that aside, HBO’s True Blood wins once again as the queerest show on the small screen, donning six LGBT characters. Get your life!
From Brazil to Italy, Italian police forces say transsexuals from Latin America were offered free plane tickets from Rio de Janiero (among other places) to Italy and selling sex to the locals.
28 members of the ring and 12 properties where the illegal sex went down are now in Italian government custody.
She sang 95% of the songs, suffered with bulimia the entire time, and is still hungry for solo success.
Vh1 caught up with label executive Ron Fair, an ex-Pussycat Doll (who knows the other girl’s names?), and Nicole Scherzinger herself to get the scoop on her life.
“I never did drugs but … doing things to myself was my addiction,” Nicole reveals to interviewers, confessing her bulimia.
Get your life and a few tissues, too. This is going to get emotional.
They say the person you are today is a reflection of what you’ve been through. Nicole suffered from abandonment and self-reflection issues, among other things. That is why she is so sexually driven and will sleep with anythang to get her solo career off the ground. It disgusts me, and saddens me, at the same damn time.
Mrs. Swizz Beatz is smarter than her colleagues.
Alicia Keys knows if she wants people to care when her new album drops Nov. 27th she’s got to perform EVERYWHERE – ‘Alan Carr’, iTunes Festival, ‘Skavlan’. And guess what… ‘The Tom Joyner Morning Show’ is no exception honey!
Check out her performances of ‘Empire State of Mind Part II’ and ‘Not Even The King’ below:
Thanks Trent for the video!
…just the gay parts! *twirls*
It took long enough but after two seasons I finally found a site that only shows the gay story line on CW’s show ‘The L.A. Complex.‘ Kaldrick King is a rapper who teams up with music producer Tariq Muhammad for his new album. And, things take a sudden turn…