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Hold On: En Vogue Singer Hits Hard Times

Original En Vogue member Maxine Jones has hit tough times, with a federal judge recently declaring her bank could start foreclosure proceedings for the singer’s failure to make mortgage payments. The 53-year-old singer filed Chapter 7 bankruptcy on Dec. 18, ...
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Nearly Bankrupt & Headed For Divorce: Ginuwine Addresses Troubled Times

R&B singer Ginuwine is dealing with some troubled times.  According to court documents, the singer (real name Elgin Baylor Lumpkin) owes the government $300,000 in back income taxes.  His attorney said he’s close to filing bankruptcy. Ginuwine’s financial status was ...
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Debt Dilemma: Sinbad Files Bankruptcy

Hollywood funnyman Sinbad has filed for bankruptcy for a second time. In April, the 56-year-old comic (real name: David Adkins) filed for Chapter 13 bankruptcy claiming he owes $10,991,715 in debt with only $131,000 in assets. The one-time late night ...
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Juanita Bynum: Is She Headed Back To Jail?

By now it’s been widely reported that televangelist Juanita Bynum was jailed in Dallas last week for failure to appear in civil court. The once renowned international preacher spent the night last Thursday in the Lew Sterrett Justice Center after ...
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Toni Braxton: Claims Oprah Winfrey Damaged Her Career

R&B diva Toni Braxton is taking aim at Oprah Winfrey on her VH1 “Behind the Music” special airing on Monday. The six-time Grammy winner believes that her career was damaged by her 1998 appearance on “The Oprah Winfrey Show.” While ...
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T-Boz: TLC Singer Lands TLC Series

Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins of the 90’s pop trio TLC is gearing up for a reality series on, ironically, the TLC network. TLC has ordered four episodes of the not-yet-titled show, which will reportedly showcase Watkins balancing life as a single ...
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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 ...