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CONFIRMED: Kevin Hart Hosting 2012 MTV VMAs

Comedian Kevin Hart is apparently in final negotiations to host the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards. Sources close to the 32-year-old comic confirm the rumor originally reported by HumorMillMag.com that Hart’s deal to host the award show “is pretty much ...
Music

CeCe Peniston: Singer Releases New Video & Featured Collaboration

Dance diva CeCe Peniston is celebrating summer with a new music video for her latest single “Dance With Me” and collaboration with British-bred deejay duo EC Twins, “You’ve Never Seen.” The single “Dance With Me,” produced by Zai, is the ...
TV

Her OWN Show: La Toya Jackson Lands Deal For Reality ...

La Toya Jackson is set to star in her own reality series on Oprah Winfrey‘s OWN Network. The show, titled “Life With La Toya” will premiere in early 2013. The 56-year-old entertainer, once considered the black sheep of the Jackson ...
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Throwback Thursday: Interview With “Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta” Star Stevie ...

Music producer Stevie J is generating a lot of buzz for his philandering ways and controversial antics on VH1’s lowbrow reality series “Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta.” I interviewed Stevie J (real name: Steven Jordan) back in July 2002 and even ...
TV

Not So Funny: Christian Group Wants Cedric The Entertainer’s “The ...

Is TV Land’s “The Soul Man” blasphemeth? A Christian conservative watchdog group called One Million Moms sure thinks the Cedric The Entertainer and Niecy Nash fronted sitcom is! The 30 minute comedy, which became TV Land’s second-highest rated series premiere ...
Gospel

Pure Parody: Darlene McCoy Spoofs Tamela Mann’s “Take Me To ...

Is singer and radio personality Darlene McCoy the “Weird Al” Yankovic of gospel music? If her parody of Tamela Mann’s hit single, “Take Me To The King” is the answer to that question, then it’s a resounding: “Yes!” McCoy, host ...
Music

Melanie Amaro: “X Factor” Winner Premieres First Single

It’s been almost eight months since Melanie Amaro was named winner of the first season of Simon Cowell’s Fox competition series, “The X-Factor.” Now the 20-year-old singer has released her first single, “Don’t Fail Me Now,” which was produced by ...
News

Cuba Gooding Jr: Arrest Warrant Canceled But Still Due In ...

Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr. is apparently no longer a wanted man in New Orleans. A rep for the “Red Tails” and “Jerry McGuire” star said authorities in the Big Easy has canceled the arrest warrant after he met with ...
Gospel

PREMIERE: James Fortune Unveils “Hold On” Music Video With Monica ...

Stellar Award-winning gospel star James Fortune and his group, F.I.Y.A. have premiered the new music video for their latest single “Hold On,” which features R&B singer Monica and gospel great Fred Hammond. “Hold On” is from Fortune’s CD, “Identity,” and ...
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Jermaine Jones: Disqualified “American Idol” Contestant Pleads Guilty To Misleading ...

Disqualified “American Idol” contestant Jermaine Jones pled “guilty” on Tuesday to giving a police officer in Gloucester Township, N.J. a false name when police pulled over a car that he was a passenger in on November 27, 2011.  Jones told ...