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Police pull over Erkyah Badu for oddest reason

Erykah Badu fans will go to any length to meet her.<p>The 46-year-old soul singer, known for her songs “Tyrone” and “Window Seat,” posted a video in …

Soul Music

Pizzagate Conspiracy Theorists Take Dead Aim At Chrissy Teigen And John Legend

The Pizzagate conspiracy was one of the more shocking and crazy storylines to come out of Election 2016, hitting the mainstream one year ago after a gunman entered Comet Ping Pong pizzeria in Washington, DC and fired several shots. The gunman was arrested and sentenced to four years in prison for …

Chrissy Teigen

Snoop Dogg Strippers, Lap Dances On Stage During Harvey Relief Party

<b>Snoop Dogg</b> may have been the headliner at a Hurricane Harvey Relief party, but the guy throwing the bash -- Houston lawyer <b>Tony Buzbee</b> -- got the VIP …

Snoop Dogg

Maria Menounos Gets Married on Live TV! How She Pulled Off Her Big New Year's Eve Surprise

Congratulations to Maria Menounos and her <i>husband</i>, Keven Undergaro!<p>The couple, who have been together for 20 years, got hitched on live TV in a major …

Maria Menounos

Mariah Carey Braves The Brutal Cold In Cleavage-Baring Evening Gown For NYE Performance

Mariah Carey came back to Times Square for a NYE redo, and upped her style game at the same time. Despite the dangerously low temps, she still slayed …

Mariah Carey

Serena Williams' Christmas Pic With Baby Alexis Is Here to Remind You She's the G.O.A.T.

Serena Williams is the Greatest Of All Time, a.k.a. the G.O.A.T. Sure, pretty much <i>all</i> new moms are G.O.A.T.s (case in point: 4 A.M. feedings), but Williams' title is literal, having been ranked No. 1 in the entire world in women's tennis singles eight times in the past 15 years. And, um, remember …

Tennis

Mel B reportedly approached to write new memoir on divorce with Stephen Belafonte

Singer, actor and TV personality Mel B, who drew enormous rumors after her much talked about divorce with Stephen Belafonte, is now pacing up to pen …

Mel B

TV tonight: The Kennedy Center hands out its honors

<b>Kennedy Center Honors<br>CBS, 9 ET/PT</b><p>The legendary arts center honors dancer Carmen de Lavallade, singers Gloria Estefan and Lionel Richie, rapper LL Cool J and TV writer/producer Norman Lear. The ceremony, taped earlier this month, made headlines when President Trump elected not to attend, and …

Entertainment

Nicki Minaj Gets Skewered By Fans After Claiming It’s A ‘Great Time’ To Be A White Rapper In America

Forget ‘holiday cheer.’ Nicki Minaj has some holiday beef with her fans, who tore into ‘Onika’ after she claimed that 2017 has been awesome year for …

Omarosa, Sacking of a Sellout

Omarosa. One name is all you need. Madame is mononymous, and for all the wrong reasons: not fame, but infamy.<p>Her full name is Omarosa Manigault Newman, if you must know. Her claim to fame prior to latching herself onto the Trump campaign was being on Donald Trump’s reality show and being fired by …

Snoop Dogg Responds To George Zimmerman’s Threats Toward Jay-Z

The Doggfather has Jay-Z’s back. When George Zimmerman, the man best known for getting away with shooting and killing a teenager, threatened Jay-Z over the production of a documentary about the shooting, Snoop Dogg stepped up in Jay’s defense via Instagram. Zimmerman previously stated that “I know …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Diddy Wants to Buy the Panthers, But Can He Actually Afford to Do It?

Back in October, Diddy made some major waves in the sports world when he took to Twitter to reveal that he wanted to buy the NFL. Not an NFL <i>team</i>, …

Beyoncé, She's Just Like Us and Shops at Target

Beyoncé, She's Just Like Us and Shops at Target<p>http://uptownmagazine.com/posts/beyonc-she-s-just-like-us-and-shops-at-target<p>Beyoncé was spotted toy …

Missy Elliott To Receive Essence Honor

The <b>60th GRAMMY Award nominations</b> are marked by a surge of R&B in the major categories, with no less than two artists up for Record Of The Year, Album …

Childish Gambino

50 Cent Extends Overall Deal With Starz

The re-upping will keep the actor-turned-producer at the premium cable network until September 2019.<p>Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson has extended his …

TV

TV Ratings: 'Empire' and 'Star' Fall Finales Give Fox Wednesday Win

NBC's Golden Globes anniversary special does OK, while 'Survivor' and 'Modern Family' both post strong episodes.<p>The future of the Fox Broadcasting …

Hollywood

'Thriller': How Michael Jackson and Quincy Jones Made the Bestselling Album of All Time

After the album was released, pop music would never be the same again<p><i>This story originally appeared in the October 2009 special issue dedicated to</i> …

Soul Music

After Hugh Hefner’s Death, Lil Kim Regrets Rejecting Seven-Figure ‘Playboy’ Offer

Following the death of <i>Playboy</i> magazine founder Hugh Hefner, Lil Kim took to Instagram to mourn the famed publisher and to reminisce about a rejected …

Hugh Hefner

'Empire' Boss on Shocking Explosion Aftermath and "Dire Consequences" Ahead

"We wanted to give Lucious something to live with for the rest of his life, or to live without," showrunner Ilene Chaiken tells THR about his …

TV

Rob Kardashian And Kylie Jenner Sue Blac Chyna For Assault, Claims She Had His Baby To 'Shake Down' The Family

Rob Kardashian claims Blac Chyna attempted to choke him with an iPhone cord during an intense fight last December, according to a new lawsuit filed …

Blac Chyna

50 Cent Thinks Eminem Should Be Taking a Different Approach With His Career

50 Cent has some advice for Eminem, who's believed to be readying a new album for release later this year. During a press run for his new series <i>50</i> …

Eminem

Official: Rapper Young Dolph shot outside landmark Hollywood hotel

LOS ANGELES — A Tennessee rapper was shot outside of a landmark Hollywood hotel Tuesday and investigators are looking into whether he was targeted as part of a hip-hop rivalry, more than six months after surviving a hail of gunfire shot at his SUV in North Carolina, a law enforcement official …

Policing

Wendy Williams Responds to Report of Husband’s Affair With Younger Woman

Wendy Williams is finding herself the subject of a hot topic after a report surfaced accusing her husband, Kevin Hunter, of “leading a double life” …

Wendy Williams

Jesse Williams: NFL National Anthem Is 'A Scam' To Boost Military Recruitment

The actor spoke to MSNBC after a weekend of backlash against President Trump's NFL protest remarks.<p>Jesse Williams spoke out against President Donald Trump’s remarks regarding National Football League players who choose to kneel in protest during the singing of the national anthem. The actor also …

Donald Trump

X Factor viewers left in hysterics over Nicole Scherzinger's VERY x-rated gaffe

Nicole Scherzinger's very x-rated gaffe left viewers in hysterics tonight.<p>The X Factor judge was watching 44-year-old contestant Amrick Channa when …

Kevin Hart Sends Emotional Apology To Family Amid Fears Alleged Sex Tape May Go Public — Watch

Kevin Hart has just issued a mysterious apology online! Is he expecting an alleged sex tape to surface soon?! Here’s what we know.<p>In a shocking turn,</b> …

Emotions

Suge Knight's Girlfriend Charged With Selling Hit-and-Run Video

Toilin Kelly is accused of selling footage to TMZ that was placed under protective order<p>Suge Knight’s girlfriend and business partner have been …

Crime

Cardi B Has A Team Of 4 Assistants Carry Her Dress At Diamond Ball & It Is Amazing — Watch

Too cute! Cardi B needed a little help getting her dress into the 2017 Diamond Ball! The hip-hop star had 4 assistants helping her along! Check out …

La La Anthony

Keke Palmer to Star in 'Scream' Season 3 for MTV (Exclusive)

The anthology has also added RJ Cyler, Giorgia Whigham, Jessica Sula and Giullian Yao Gioiello to its new cast.<p>MTV is rounding out its retooled cast …

TV