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Whitney Houston – The Life, The Music… The Voice

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Whitney Houston is one of most iconic singers to ever grace the stage and the most awarded female act of all time.    She was born August 9, 1963 in Newark, New Jersey and is the daughter of entertainment executive John Russell Houston Jr. and gospel singer Emily “Cissy” Houston. Houston got her start singing in the choir at the New Hope Baptist Church.  Her first solo performance at the church…

How did Stevie Wonder become blind? 10 things you may not know about Wonder

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Stevie Wonder is known as one of the most creative musical geniuses of the late 20th century.  He is a blind prodigy whose career began before he was a teenager.  His body of work spans decades, and he remains one of the most influential musicians of all time.  Here are 10 facts about his life and career: 1. Stevie Wonder was born in Saginaw, Michigan May 13, 1950 and given…

In an interview with Praise Philly Mary J Blige credits her positive change to God and says she is a Christian www.Blacklikemoi.com

Mary J. Blige Credits God For Her Ability to Overcome Addictions

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Reported by Andrew Scot Bolsinger Blige is one of the most successful and influential recording artists of her generation, but her Christian faith is the central core of her life. She also attributes her faith to her success in figuring out who she is. Mary J. Blige, a former drug addict,  grew up in church but says she never knew who God really was until her adult life. “I understand better…

Just Ratchet: Family Breaks Into A Fight At A Formal Event

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By Barry Burch Jr. The family of the late singer Whitney Houston gathered together recently and it was not pleasant.  Whitney’s son-in-law and her nephews got into a violent fight. The gathering was supposed to be formal, according to TMZ, until things got a little too heated over a family feud, which has been simmering for quite some time.  Whitney’s nephew, Gary Michael Houston, allegedly lost total control of his temper and…

Whitney Houston’s “Sister” Apparently Doesn’t Want To Pay Her Stylist On Time

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By Kimberly Bonner According to pagesix.com, hair stylist to the stars, Phillip Boch, rendered services for pop singer Alexis Houston and Mr. Boch is furious because he says Ms. Houston owes him $25,000.00.  Given the current economy few business people are able to float a bill of this size for very long.  Mr. Boch has been waiting for over a year. Earlier reports from page.six.com in 2010 identified Ms. Houston…

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…

Beyonce Has A Moment Of Silence For Trayvon Martin During Her Concert

Beyonce Has A Moment Of Silence For Trayvon Martin During Her Concert

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By: Madam Prezident Beyonce Knowles took a stand for Trayvon Martin during her live performance. Beyonce Knowles was working when the verdict for Zimmerman was released to the media. After Beyonce was informed about the verdict, she took her time & asked her paying fans ‘to have a moment of silence for Trayvon Martin. I truly thank Beyonce for this stance and courage. Beyonce did not have to use her…

Ray J and His New Song “I Hit It First” Takes Stabs At Kim K

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So Ray J has been off the chain here recently! He is definitely no longer the little boy from Moesha living in his sister’s lime light. He is now creating his own attention and controversy with his latest single. Madame Noire reports: We can expect new music from Ray J on April 9, according to Complex. If you were expecting it to follow in the footsteps of some of his…

Bobby Brown Spends Only 9 Hours In Jail

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If you were not already questioning the efficiency of our justice system, now is the time to start.  Bobby Brown’s, who has had several run ins with the law, speedy removal from jail is a testament to how messed up the system really is. Whatever happened to the three strikes rule?! Bobby brown was given 55 days jail after receiving his THIRD DUI, but for some reason he managed to…

Lil Wayne released from hospital after six days in ICU.

Lil Wayne Released From Hospital After 6 Days In ICU

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Misinformation and withheld proof to refute information about Lil Wayne’s health have caused a whirlwind of rumors about the rapper’s medical condition. As of Monday, Lil Wayne has finally been released from the hospital after six days in ICU after suffering from uncontrollable seizures. Earlier on Monday, it was reported that doctors moved the rapper out of ICU after stabilizing his condition. TMZ, the same source that reported Lil Wayne was…

Whitney Houston’s FBI Records Released to the Public

Whitney Houston’s FBI Records Released to the Public

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An FBI investigation requested by Whitney Houston, has been released a year after her untimely death. On Monday, the FBI released records showing the agency investigated an alleged extortion attempt of the singer back in 1992, the investigation proved inconclusive. Later it was determined that no crime occurred. The agents also investigated an alleged threat to Houston by an obsessive fan. Apparently the unnamed fan sent Houston more than 79…

Bobby Brown Ordered To Jail

Bobby Brown Ordered To Jail

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By Staff The 44-year-old R&B singer-song writer, Bobby Brown, is no stranger to the criminal justice system. He has been in and out of trouble for quite some time. It should be no surprise, then, that a judge recently sentenced the embattled entertainer to 55 days in a Los Angeles jail and four years of probation for a drunken driving case. Brown has fought addiction to cocaine, crack, and heroin…

Mary J. Blige Opens Up With LA Confidential: Talks Drug Problems, Abuse and Refusing Rehab

Mary J. Blige Opens Up With LA Confidential: Talks Drug Problems, Abuse and Refusing Rehab

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Mary J. Blige has been through a lot during the span of her career and now she has a testimony. She’s featured in the newest issue of LA Confidential and left no stone unturned as she dished on her past drug use, including sniffing cocaine at the Grammy’s, and how she used alcohol to cover up the issues that she had within herself. She blames her drug addiction on being…

Private Investigator says that Whitney Houston’s Life was Ended by Drug Dealers

Private Investigator says that Whitney Houston’s Life was Ended by Drug Dealers

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New speculations are arising about the tragic and certainly sudden death of musical legend Whitney Houston. Supposedly, Whitney did not suffer an accidental death but instead was murdered by her dope dealers. New private investigator on the case claim that Whitney owed an outstanding $1.5 million to a Cocaine dealer and in the 45 minutes she was left alone in her Beverly Hills Hotel, the dealer entered her room and…

Bobby Brown has been booked for his second DUI this year in LA

Bobby Brown Busted On Another DUI: What’s To Become Of Him?

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Legendary R&B singer Bobby Brown has been arrested for DUI again. His first DUI arrest this year was in March —  a month after his ex-wife’s (Whitney Houston) passing. The singer was pulled over in Reseda, California, in the early afternoon and taken into custody where he was later released on bail. Following his release, he sought treatment for alcohol abuse over the summer. A source close to the singer…