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Remember Bow Legged Lou? He’s Back In The Media After 20 Years

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By David Bloodsaw Full Force group member Bow Legged Lou wrote a letter of appreciation to Questlove and The Roots wishing them continued success on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon according to The Electronic Urban Report. The catalyst for the gesture was Questlove’s participation in the hit TV show Unsung, in particular the episode that featured Full Force. The Roots will be the first hip-hop genre band on the Tonight Show in its many year…

How Is Diddy’s REVOLT TV Comparing To BET?

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By David Bloodsaw Black Entertainment Television (BET) has enjoyed unbridled success in the urban market on cable TV for decades. However, there is now a new player on the block that is being rolled out by Sean “Puffy” Combs that could possibly be competition for BET according to Electronic Urban Report. Stephen G. Hill, president of music programming at BET commented that there is enough space for the two channels and…

The Hits Just Keep On Coming For Kevin Hart

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert Funny man, Kevin Hart has done it again. With his recent shenanigans over the weekend in the celebrity NBA All Star game to another great role in the box office movie ‘About Last Night’. ‘About Last Night’ came in second this past weekend at the movies. The movie racked in $27 million second to “The Lego Movie”, which racked in $48.8 million. “I don’t think there’s anyone…

Brandy Norwood Forced To Pay Debt For Charity Project

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By Kimberly B. Bonner According to eurweb.com, “in 2010, TMZ Reported that DJ/Producer Marc Mysterio sued Brandy Norwood for flaking on her deal with him to feature on his single, ‘Shout It Out’, after being paid $10,000. After legal pursuits, the delayed payment was settled and the artists moved forward to create a new single.  When Brandy and Mysterio first began collaboration, Brandy was romantically involved with entertainer Flo Rida.   At this stage, Mysterio and Flo Rida…

Recording Artists Gamble And Huff Make Mega Deal With Sony

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By David Bloodsaw 6abc.com (ABC Action News Philadelphia) reports legendary producing duo Gamble and Huff, who are the pioneers of the Philadelphia Sound have reached a historic deal — to sell their entire catalog to Sony.  Let’s back up to the Philadelphia Sound (PS). For those that don’t know, the PS is a style of soul music that is characterized by funk, rich instrumental arrangements with “sweeping strings” and “piercing…

Author Dubs Show, “The Real Homophobes Of Atlanta”

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert The fifth season of The Real Housewives of Atlanta premiered in October. And since then, the ladies hot topic has become “The man who doesn’t want me is gay!” Porsha Williams’ exhaustive storyline has constantly implied that her ex-husband, Kordell Stewart, who allegedly notified her of their divorce via Twitter, must have been diving into the man pond because they weren’t sexual. With the recent announcement by…

Mariah Carey and Randy Jackson Plan To Mentor Bobbi Kristina’s Music Career

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert “Like mother, like daughter”…Well maybe so, RadarOnline.com just recently revealed that Whitney Houston’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown is being prepped for music stardom! This is just two years after her mother’s death. As many can recall, Whitney Houston drowned to death in her hotel bathtub at the Beverly Hilton on February 11, 2012. Houston was just 48 years old. Famous music icons, Mariah Carey and American Idol…

Tyler Perry Talks About How He Got Nia Long To Be Part Of The “Single Mom’s Club”

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By Lechette Walker Stunning 43 year old, Nia Long has been swept into film with Tyler Perry‘s upcoming box office original “The Single Mom’s Club,” that premieres in theaters on March 14, 2014. NAACP award winner, Long was working on the cast of `House of Lies’ when she received the call from Perry to be a lead cast member in the upcoming film. “Tyler called and said, “Look I need…

Will Smith Won’t Be Doing Independence Day 2

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By David Bloodsaw It seems like just yesterday when Independence Day was released starring Will Smith in one of his first blockbuster roles. Released on July 4th 1996 Will Smith played Captain Steven Hiller, which catapulted his career to mega-star status. Things have surely changed and now the superstar leading man has turned down the role to reprise his character for Independence Day 2. The sequel is slated for July…

Twins Claim American Idol Ruined Their Music Career

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By Daphne R A set of twin brothers who appeared on American Idol 7 years ago told a reporter at Memphis’ WREG News that appearing on the show has cost them a career in music and they want to warn other American Idol hopefuls of what to watch for. Brothers Terrell and Derrell Brittenum allege that the show misleads people with the promise of going to Hollywood. They say that…

If You Put Prince On Your Show, You’ll Get 25 Million Viewers

If You Put Prince On Your Show, You’ll Get 25 Million Viewers

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert The highly anticipated cameo of Prince on “New Girl” pulled in the viewers! The episode plucked in a monumental 25.8 million viewers thanks to the Super Bowl lead in on Sunday evening. It also scored an 11.8 rating among adults 18-49, making it the highest rated scripted entertainment telecast in the adult demo on broadcast TV in three years (incidentally it was the biggest since Fox’s “Glee”…

Brian Mcknight Says That His Next Album Was Inspired By Beyoncé

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert It’s not undeniable and it’s not unbelievable, music sensation Brian McKnight is launching a project via his website McKnight360.com. The website will allow his fans to download a new song and video every month, and also be able to watch the recording processing in a series of videos he posts online. I’ve never heard of anyone doing an album that was interactive with their fans,” Brian 44,…

Phaedra Parks Husband Might go to Prison: Where Did She Go Wrong?

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Phaedra Parks is a respected attorney and star of the hit TV show, “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.”  For quite some time, the public couldn’t quite understand her relationship with her husband, Apollo Nida.   Phaedra was a definite “who’s who” in Atlanta, especially in legal circles.  She was a respected attorney with deep connections and even deeper pockets, at least that’s what we were led to believe.   [leadplayer_vid…

12 Years A Slave Wins a Golden Globe Award

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by Liku Zelleke January 12th was the night the whole world was focused on one event: the 71st Golden Globe Awards. Millions of viewers were glued to their screens watching and waiting to see which movie and which actor would go home with the much coveted awards. Although there were no clean sweeps as was usual in previous Award shows, some of the anticipated nominees did get their just due….

Marvel Is Releasing A Set Of Heroes And None Are White Men

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By David Bloodsaw It looks like there are big things coming from Marvel Comics this year. This is no surprise, because Marvel has been rocking the comic book industry with big events in recent years. Big events are character re-boots or a major catastrophe in the comic book world that requires superheroes joining forces and forming new alliances. In order to keep with the story line you must buy different…