ITS OFFICIAL YOU GUYS! Two cast mates on the popular FOX series “Empire” will be tying the knot OFF SCREEN. That’s right. Trai Byers, aka crazy ‘Dre, has asked his on screen stepmommy-to-be for her hand in marriage. And actress Grace “Boo Boo Kitty” Gealey has happily said YES.
The happy occasion tooK place yesterday on Grace’s birthday. We’re guessing Byers wanted to give his girl a night she would never forget. What better way to do that than proposing marriage with a big ol’ engagement ring!
Here’s what one of Grace’s friends told Us Magazine about the magical moment.
More bad news to report you guys. We were wishing a dear Joseph Jackson a wonderful 87th birthday earlier, but now we’ve learned that Mr. Jackson is in the hospital after suffering a stroke.
Papa Joe was in Brazil celebrating his born day at the time of his stroke, which means he is stuck over there until he’s able to travel. Sources close to the family say that Mr. Joseph is temporarily blind because of the stroke. Hopefully his sight will return soon!
Here’s more from our friends over at TMZ.
After so much tragic news in the world over the weekend, we are ecstatic to share this tid bit of information with you guys. After 14 years of marriage, Ice T and Co Co are having a lil baby……awwwww.
Co Co revealed the news on the set of her new talk show to a live studio audience. Ice T was grinning from ear to ear as he listened to wifey announce the pregnancy. She claims that she’s actually been with child for a while, but wanted to wait for the right moment to share the happy occasion.
Us Magazine reporting!
We have some heartbreaking news to share at this time. The only child of Whitney Houston, Bobbi Kristina, has gone on to be with the Lord. Bobbi Kris had been staying at a hospice center in Atlanta after being unresponsive following a drowning incident at her home back in January.
The Houston and Brown families have both been by Krissy’s side since she’s been in a coma. Unfortunately, the fight is over and their angel is reunited with her Mommy.
Here’s the official statement released to Entertainment Tonight.
Well we aren’t too surprised about this news after seeing R&B Divas, huh? The “Shoulda Told Me” singer has released a statement claiming she and hubby/manager of 23 years Jeffrey Rolle will be ending their marriage. Price doesn’t say exactly “what” caused the demise of their relationship, but she says the death of her sister opened her eyes to many things.
This is what she told our good friends over at A List.
So are there any legitimate professional basketball fans out there? If so, then you all might want to set your dvr on BET tonight. The first annual NBA Awards will be airing at 8:00 showcasing the most elite ballers in the game. The biggest celebrity couples like La La and Carmelo, Gabrielle and Dwyane, Iman and Teyana, and Iggy and Nick will all be in attendance celebrating their lives as players and W.A.G.S. (Wives and Girlfriends).
Now the ceremony was actually aired this past Sunday night in Las Vegas, so this is the next best thing to watching it live. We won’t reveal the winners, but we do have the complete list of categories RIGHT HERE. Check’em out!
But first, let’s see what Carmelo Anthony told NBA.tv about this special awards show and why it began. Continue reading
This year has been nothing short of a nightmare for the King Of R&B Bobby Brown. The most devastating news came in July when daughter Bobbi Kristina was found clinging to life in a tub. There seems to be no hope for Bobbi Kris’ condition, but a ray of light has come into the Browns’ lives in the form of a baby.
Bobby and wife of three years, Alicia Etheridge, welcomed a beautiful daughter into the world of the weekend. This is the second child for Alicia and the SIXTH child for bad boy Bobby. Continue reading
It’s happened again. A civilian has been killed by an officer of the law. Mississippi native Jonathan Sanders was killed Wednesday night after a cop yanked him from the horse he was riding and choked him to death. In a statement, the preliminary findings showed that the 39 year old suffered “some kind of asphyxiation” after the cop used his flashlight to perform a chokehold. This caused Mr. Sanders to lose consciousness rather quickly. Officer Kevin Harrington, the policeman in question, claims he had no flashlight on his person. But of course, witnesses are telling another story.
This is from Gawker.
Welp! It looks like K. Michelle has patched things up with Tamar Braxton. The two former-feuding singers performed together at the BET Awards and vowed to end their beef instantly. And then…..the audience received a lovely surprise when K Michelle’s Godmother, Patti LaBelle, came out on stage and started singing “If Only You Knew.”
K. Michelle and Tamar sang some of the song along with Ms. LaBelle. This is when The Twitter Universe started saying that BET should have invited Coko Clemons of SWV, because she’s the only one who could sing the song as well as Patti. Well, K Michelle had a lil bit to say about those comments. But first, check out what Coko retweeted.
More bad news to report about Bobbi Kristina’s circle. Bobbi Kris and Nick Jordan’s drug dealer and friend, Stephen Stepho was found dead Monday from a drug overdose. Radar Online is claiming that Stephen was actively in the process of turning his life around. Stepho’s friends say he hadn’t used in months. Sources say they believe this was a binge gone wrong. This is what Stepho shared with RadarOnline back in March. He admitted to supplying coke to Bobbi and Nick, but he vowed to turn his life around.