Will Smith Adds Hip Hop Flair to ‘Friend Like Me’ Remake feat. DJ Khaled

Will Smith collaborated with DJ Khaled for “Friend Like Me,” a song from the live-action remake of Aladdin. Smith took on a family-friendly, Fresh Prince-style flow for the song. Smith, who plays the Genie in Disney’s live-action reboot of the animated film, puts a modern spin on the track and raps, “You can wish to […]

Won’t He do it: Gregg Leakes says he’s cancer-free after doctor’s visit

Paul Marotta/Getty Images for The Lenny Zakim FundGregg Leakes is sharing some good news with fans. After asking his followers to pray for him last week as he underwent another body scan to determine if his colon cancer had returned, Leakes says he received a good report. In an Instagram post shared by his wife, NeNe, Leakes is seen […]

Cardi’s Fashion Line Makes $1M on the First Day

If you were waiting for your paycheck to pick up a few pieces from Cardi B’s new spring Fashion Nova collection you waited too long. The collection is already sold out.  As a matter of fact, the collection sold out in the first 24 hours that it was released and made a cool $1 million […]

Missy Elliott Receives Honorary Doctorate from Berklee College of Music

Work it! Congrats are in order for Missy Elliott who received an honorary Doctor of Music degree from Berklee College of Music. Elliott, a five-time Grammy winner, received the honor alongside  Justin Timberlake and Alex Lacamoire. Elliott is the first hip-hop artist to receive an honorary doctorate from the college. The rapper, producer and songwriter […]

Chadwick Boseman Will Play African Samurai in “Yasuke”

Black Panther’s Chadwick Boseman will play the role of Yasuke, the first African samurai to swing a sword in Japan. Boseman’s  acting resume shows a slew of biographical films. He played James Brown in the film “Get On Up,” Thurgood Marshall in “Marshall’ and Jackie Robinson in “42.” According to Deadline, Boseman was quoted as […]

Chris Brown Says New Album Will Have 30 Songs

Chris Brown has just turned 30 and he wants to keep that number when it comes to his new LP. The R&B singer announced on Instagram that ‘Indigo’ will feature 30 songs. The biggest hit from the LP so far is the highly popular song “Undecided.” Some of the artists that will appear on the […]

L.A. Road Christened ‘Barack Obama Boulevard’

The city of Los Angeles officially unveiled the newly-renamed ‘Barack Obama Boulevard’ in a special ceremony over the weekend. The 3.5-mile stretch of what was formerly Rodeo Road runs through a historically black neighborhood and intersects with Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.  It also continues a tradition of ‘presidential’ L.A. roads named after Washington, Adams, […]

Keyshia Cole Announces Pregnancy

Keyshia Cole is going to have another baby. She made the announcement of her pregnancy on Instagram as she showed off her baby bump. Cole is 37-years-old and is currently dating 23-year-old Niko Khale. This will be their first child together and Cole’s second overall. She already has a 9-year-old son named Daniel. How long […]