Nipsey Hussle Memorial Service
…will be held today from the Staples Center. BET will honor and commemorate his life and legacy by broadcasting and live streaming Nipsey’s funeral service in its’ entirety, commercial free, with live coverage, starting at 1pm . “BET Remembers: Nipsey Hussle will be anchored by Marc Lamont Hill and Gia Peppers. Immediately following the service a Nipsey will take his final “Victory Lap”, a 25.5 mile procession will take place from downtown LA through Inglewood, South LA and Watts.
Little known facts:
The last time Nipsey Hussle was at Staples Center, he was headlining the BET Experience concert in June 2018.
The only other time the 21,000-seat venue was used to memorialize an entertainer was in 2009, when Michael Jackson died.
Kim Kardashian Wants To Become A Lawyer
Kim is following her father’s example. After the success of her work in prison reform which lead to the release of Alice Marie Johnson, she’s been encouraged to get her law degree. Kim started a four-year apprenticeship with a San Francisco law firm with hopes to take and pass her bar exam in 2022. Kim said she is passionate about this work and wants to continue making a difference but feels like in order to do so she needs to know more.
RHOA Porsha Williams In Trouble With the IRS
Word On the Curb is she owes over $200,000 in back taxes and was hit with a federal tax lien back in January. After a drama season 11, Nene is calling for some reinforcement’s ala new cast members. While she didn’t drop names, Nene did admit some girls are too boring to be holding peaches and if it were her choice, Tamar Braxton, would be on the show. Tamar would be a great addition but as yo know she is working on her own reality show. Nene also said she wouldn’t mind having Phaedra Parks or Kim Zoliak back either. Nene is the self-proclaimed “HNIC” so for Porsha’s sake let’s hope she isn’t secretly trying to get her kicked off, Porsha needs those checks to pay off big brother.
Maya Angelou Goes to Broadway
A one-woman show based on the life of the iconic late author and poet Dr. #MayaAngelou is headed to Broadway. According to her son Guy Johnson, the production will be titled “Phenomenal Woman: An Evening With Maya Angelou” will pull from her many writing along with some private anecdotes that have never been made public