Monthly Archives: January 2013

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Hot Shots: Columbus Short, Essence Atkins, Keith Sweat, Monica, Jackée, ...

This past weekend, celebrities like “Scandal” star Columbus Short, “A Haunted House” star Essence Atkins, gospel stars Mary Mary, OWN Network host Lisa Ling, comedienne Cocoa Brown of Tyler Perry’s “For Better or Worse,” and actress/talk show host Rolonda Watts, ...
NewsTV

Mellody Hobson: New Gig & Newly Engaged

Financial guru Mellody Hobson has been named a Contributor and Analyst on Finance and the Economy for CBS News. A former financial contributor for ABC’s “Good Morning America,” Hobson will began her new post at CBS beginning Jan. 20, according ...
Movies

TLC Movie: Group Won’t Cast Known Actresses

Casting is underway for the TLC bio film for VH1. TLC group member Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas confirmed the movie’s development during a recent appearance on the “Wendy Williams Show.” The 41-year-old singer told Williams that she and group member Tionne ...
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Hot Shots: Dr. Dre, Keri Hilson, Rick Ross, Eddie George, ...

Fans continue to wait on Dr. Dre to release his third solo CD, “Detox.” After being talked about for nearly three years, “Detox” is tentatively slated for April 20 release date. Part of the reason Dr. Dre hasn’t been focused ...
TV

Viral Videos: Check Out This Week’s Hottest

Check out Jawn Murray discussing the hottest viral videos online on HLN’s “News Now.” Hear my take on some of the internet’s most-watched videos making the rounds online, from the girl who danced like no one was watching near the ...
Exclusive

Kandi Burruss: “Real Housewives of Atlanta” Star Engaged

It’s official! “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kandi Burruss is getting married! The Grammy-winning superstar has confirmed to AlwaysAList.com that she and her boyfriend Todd Tucker are engaged. Tucker, who works in television production as a line producer, was formally ...
Music

Blast From The Past: Kris Kross, Da Brat, Jagged Edge ...

Remember Kris Kross, Da Brat, Xscape and Jagged Edge? Well those acts will be apart of Jermaine Dupri’s celebration to culminate 20 years of his record label So So Def Recordings. Dupri and many of the artists who rose to ...
TV

What The Huck: “Scandal” Under Attack

It’s the must-see primetime drama on television and now it’s under attack by the Parents Television Council. The PTC has berated ABC for the torture scenes in last week’s episode of “Scandal” that the group believes confirms how broken the ...
News

Saluting Sistas: Essence Chooses Oscar Honorees

It’s no secret that Academy Awards season in Hollywood has tremendously lacked diversity. Ebony, Black Enterprise and Vibe magazines have all tried their hand at Oscar parties and soirees.  But six years ago, Essence magazine launched their Black Women in ...
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Hot Shots: Chris Paul, Kevin Hart, Kenny King, CoCo, Jasmine ...

NBA superstar Chris Paul hosted his fifth annual Chris Paul PBA All-Stars Invitational in Los Angeles recently. The 27-year-old athlete uses proceeds from his PBA All-Stars Invitational to benefit his CP3 Foundation. The LA Clippers star point guard and five-time ...