Word On The Curb: Mon, May 20th “Condolences to Babyface and his family; Foxy Brown Gets Booed Off Stage In NYC; Morehouse College grads Get An Unexpected Surprise”

Condolences to Babyface and his family

Melvin Edmonds, member of After 7 and the older brother of Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds—died Saturday following a long illness and several strokes. Melvin was the second oldest of six and is survived by four childred. Melvin was 65.

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Foxy Brown Gets Booed Off Stage In NYC

Real Housewife of Atlanta star Kandi Burruss’ is on the road with her burlesque show, The Dungeon Tour. Special guests are joining her along the way. Over the weekend, they made a stop in NYC. Foxy Brown was the special guest on this stop. But unfortunately, she did not impress. She came out with chain linked mask on, couldn’t remember her own lyrics, rapping over top of the actual songs, not the instrumentals. Until finally the boo birds started to sing and Foxy was escorted off the stage to save herself any more embarrassment. Too add insult to injury, the DJ started playing Lil Kim’s the “Jump Off, Foxy’s nemesis. And of course, there’s video. A lot of it. All bad.

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Morehouse College grads Get An Unexpected Surprise

During his commencement speech, billionaire investor Robert F. Smith announced that he would pay off the student loan debt for the entire class of 400. They estimate to total around $40 million. His worth is $5 Billion. Robert says “We have to take care of own community. We are enough to ensure we have all the opportunities of the American dream.”

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Lamar Odom Used a Fake Penis to Pass a Drug Test

In order to participate in the tournament he had to take a drug test but knew he had been using and would be disqualified from playing in the Olympics games in Athens, Greece. So when he got a call that he’d be test by the USA Basketball, he started googling different ways to beat a drug test. He came upon “fake penises”, so he ordered a giant, rubber black penis. Lamar recruited his trainer to take a sample of his urine. As the NBA security official watched from two feet away, Lamar said he carefully slid the fake penis through the zipper hole, and had to squeeze the shaft repeatedly to get the pee to come out. Afterwards, the official put a thermometer in the cup to test the temperature, satisfied the pee was his he said, “Welcome to the Team”

Lamar reveals all about his life with the Kardashians, his addiction and near death experience in his new memoir, “Darkness to Light”. He is doing much better these days and is set to return to the court playing for Ice Cube’s  “Big 3’s Enemies”

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