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Jay-Z Pays Tribute To Chester Bennington With 'Numb/Encore' Performance

"Please make some noise so he can hear you all the way in heaven tonight!”<p>Jay-Z honored the late Chester Bennington Sunday night with a special performance during his set at the Virgin V Festival in the U.K.<p>The rapper, who collaborated with Linkin Park on the EP “Collision Course,” performed their …

Chester Bennington

Why Whitney’s downfall was imminent — even before she met Bobby

It might be the greatest myth in modern pop music: Whitney Houston was America’s sweetheart until Bobby Brown corrupted her — a tragedy that ended in …

Whitney Houston

Legendary Comedian And Activist Dick Gregory Passes Away At 84! - The Humor Mill

Legendary comedian and activist Dick Gregory has passed away. He was 84. He was a true legend and barrier breaker.<p>Gregory was initially hospitalized …

Entertainment

Carmelo Anthony Going Crazy Over La La’s Scorching Hot Revenge Body: She’s ‘Got Him Sweating’

La La Anthony has one question for Carmelo Anthony: ‘Miss me?’ Every time she flaunts her sexy figure, it causes him to ‘sweat,’ and as …

La La Anthony

Mahershala Ali Shadowboxes in the Music Video for Jay-Z’s ‘Adnis’ — Watch

Danny Glover joins the new "True Detective" star in the video.<p>Now that he’s won an Academy Award and been confirmed as the star of “True Detective” …

Music

'All Def Comedy' From Russell Simmons To Debut In December On HBO! #AllDefComedy #HBO #RussellSimmons - The Humor Mill

Russell Simmons returns to HBO later this year for the all-new stand-up series ALL DEF COMEDY, kicking off its six-show season in December. The show …

Comedians

Toni Braxton To Star In Lifetime Film On Georgia Mother Who Disarmed School Shooter! #ToniBraxton

Lifetime has ordered an original movie starring and executive produced by Toni Braxton, on a real life story about an attempted school shooting in …

Comedians

'Black Panther' Cast Goes Wild Over Comic-Con Sneak Peek

‘Black Panther’ Cast Goes Wild Over Comic-Con Sneak Peek<p>Ny MaGeeJuly 27, 2017<p>*Comic Con enthusiasts received an exclusive first look at a selected …

Ava DuVernay, Larry Willmore Set for ‘Conversations’ at Sundance Next Fext

EURPublisher01July 27, 2017<p>Ava DuVernay and Larry Wilmore<p>*<b>Ava DuVernay</b> and Larry Willmore have been added to the lineup of Sundance Next Fest, which …

Trey Songz on Halle Berry: I 'Slid Into Her DM’s, Pray She Responds'

Trey Songz on Halle Berry: I ‘Slid Into Her DM’s, Pray She Responds’<p>Ny MaGeeJuly 27, 2017<p>Singer Trey Songz performs at the 2015 iHeartRadio Music …

‘Romeo is Bleeding’ (Executive Produced By Russell Simmons) Turns Tragedy to Treasure (WATCH)

*Russell Simmons along with director Jason Zeldes and cast of “Romeo Is Bleeding” premiered the must see documentary that tells the story of how …

Tracy Morgan Talks TBS Comedy and Post-Accident Life: "I'm a Better Man Now"

Morgan headlines the forthcoming TBS comedy 'The Last O.G.' which marks his first series role since '30 Rock.'<p>It's been four years since Tracy …

Tracy Morgan

Houston police under fire after confrontation with black student goes viral

In a viral Twitter video, Houston, Texas, Harris County Precinct One constable deputy Shane Cates is seen trying to arrest 20-year-old Marlin Gipson after seeing him go from house to house putting his lawn service business cards in residents’ doors.<p>Gipson is a student at Blinn College in Houston, …

Policing

True Detective Has Officially Found the Best Man for the Case

Mahershala Ali will star in Season Three.<p>After a messy second season, <i>True Detective</i> went on hiatus in the summer of 2015 to figure its shit out. Then in March, it was announced that creator Nic Pizzolatto had teamed up with <i>Deadwood</i> and <i>NYPD Blue</i> creator David Milch to work on the third season. The …

TV

Big Boi talks 'Boomiverse,' police brutality and politics: You can't ignore the will of the people

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> Big Boi is back and booming with new music and a message to politicians, particularly Democrats, in America: You cannot continue to ignore the will of the people.<p>"I'm on the stump like the black Trump, but the people love me. You know what I'm saying?" the Atlanta rapper joked in …

Have You Asked Idris Elba About James Bond Lately?

The star of the upcoming The Dark Tower is a man who commands attention. No wonder he can't shake the shadow of 007.<p>It's a Saturday afternoon in late spring, and the Farmers' Market in London's Notting Hill neighborhood is bustling: People mill about the tents and tables, blissfully shopping for …

Movies

Rob Kardashian's X-rated rant against Blac Chyna could be a crime

Rob Kardashian's latest X-rated social-media rant could end up costing him more than just the usual online contempt — it could be considered a crime in California.<p>Kardashian, the reality-TV personality best known as the brother in the Kardashian-Jenner clan, attacked his estranged ex-fiancée, Blac …

Blac Chyna

Nas & Nicki Minaj: Why His ‘Weak’ Instagram Pic Totally ‘Turned Her Off’

Man up?! Fans were buzzing when Nas shared an emotional message on July 4, seemingly hinting that he was missing Nicki Minaj. Even though some …

Rap & Hip-Hop

'True Detective': Mahershala Ali in Talks for Season 3 Lead

That is, if there is another season of the HBO anthology.<p>Mahershala Ali may have found his next act.<p>The <i>Moonlight</i> Oscar winner is in early discussions …

TV

Lil Rel Howery Joins New Season Of HBO's 'Insecure'! - The Humor Mill

Last weekend we interviewed comedian and actor <b>Lil Rel Howery</b> on the red carpet of the <b>2017 BET Awards</b>, and over the past week, we had no idea of how …

'Creed 2': Sylvester Stallone Hints at 'Rocky IV' Villain's Return

The "Creed" sequel is sticking close to its Rocky series roots.<p>Sylvester Stallone has been using social media to tease a tie-in between "Rocky IV" and the upcoming "Creed 2." Since late June, he has shared a flurry of photos featuring Ivan Drago (Dolph Lundgren), the Russian boxer who killed Apollo …

Movies

Future responds to Jay-Z diss on ‘4:44’

"You're on the gram holding money to your ear."<p>Future has responded to Jay-Z after the rapper appeared to fire several thinly-veiled shots at him on …

Music

Snoop Dogg’s Review of 4:44 Turned Into a Hilariously Grumpy Admission of Piracy

Snoop Dogg may be all in favor of Jay-Z’s <i>4:44</i>, but that doesn’t mean we should be expecting him to learn how to use Tidal anytime soon. The rapper …

Snoop Dogg

Kim Kardashian Urging Kanye West To End JAY-Z Feud Once & For All By Rising Above Diss Track

JAY-Z’s new album is so deeply confessional, including spilling the tea about his feud with onetime pal Kanye West. We’ve got EXCLUSIVE details on …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Mobb Depp’s Havoc thought his Progidy’s death was a hoax

<b>Prodigy’s partner in Mobb Deep thought his death was one of those rumors they hear all the time, and he even joked around about it until he confirmed</b> …

Watch: Trevor Noah grieves for Philando Castile, black lives, and American justice

“It broke me”: The Daily Show host breaks down the wrenching footage of Castile’s shooting.<p>“Honestly, I thought that I felt all I could feel about this story,” Trevor Noah said during Wednesday’s episode of <i>The Daily Show</i>, as he sat solemnly next to a picture of Philando Castile for the third time …

Chance The Rapper Tweets Apology To Dr. Dre For “Disrespecting” Aftermath Entertainment

His visuals for the Be Encouraged tour included a shot at Dre’s imprint.<p>Chance The Rapper has apologized to Dr. Dre and his imprint Aftermath …

Jay Z Spotted for First Time Since Beyonce Gave Birth to Their Twins

<b>Jay Z</b> was spotted for the first time on Monday, June 19, since wife <b>Beyoncé</b> welcomed their twins last week. The rapper, 47, was seen at UCLA Medical …

Jay Z to Drop Brand New 4:44 Album: Check Out All the Clues

<b>UPDATE:</b> After a stream of speculation hit the Internet, it's seemingly been confirmed via the @DJBooth Twitter account that <b>Jay Z</b> will be dropping his …