September 29, 2015

‘Happy’ news: Pharrell & his book publisher to donate up to 50,000 books to children in need

NEW YORK(AP) _ Pharrell Williams and his book publisher have launched a “Happy” campaign for young readers. Along with Penguin Young Readers, the singer has partnered […]
September 29, 2015


UNDATED (AP) _ Fetty Wap says he broke his leg in three places but he’ll be all right. Wap posted a video on Instagram thanking fans […]
September 29, 2015

Harmony between music stars, TV: Minaj gets ABC Family sitcom, 50 Cent inks new Starz deal

LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Television loves music stars, as two deals with Nicki Minaj and Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson demonstrate. ABC Family said Tuesday that Minaj will […]
September 28, 2015

Trevor Noah begins his tenure on Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show’ on Monday

By David Bauder THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ No pressure: Little-known South African comic Trevor Noah takes over for Jon Stewart as host of Comedy […]
September 28, 2015


BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) _ D-M-X is out of jail. His lawyer, Dominic Candino, says a judge granted a stay on D-M-X’s sentence which allowed him to […]
September 25, 2015

Rapper Rick Ross files countersuit against men who say he beat them at his home

FAYETTEVILLE, Ga.(AP) _ Rick Ross has filed a countersuit against two men who claimed the rapper attacked them at his home outside Atlanta. Ross, whose real […]
September 24, 2015

Inmates view premiere of documentary featuring Obama’s visit to Oklahoma federal prison

By Tim Talley THE ASSOCIATED PRESS EL RENO, Okla. _ Federal inmates at an Oklahoma prison said Wednesday they are hoping a documentary featuring President Barack […]
September 24, 2015

Minister signals Chris Brown won’t be allowed to tour Australia because of criminal record

By Rod McGuirk THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CANBERRA, Australia _ A government minister signalled Thursday that troubled R&B singer Chris Brown won’t be allowed to tour Australia […]
September 23, 2015

Mr. Vegas To Release 7th Studio Album “Lovers Rock & Soul”

International Reggae and Dancehall Icon “Mr. Vegas” recently announced the upcoming release of his new album “Lovers Rock & Soul”, an 11 track L.P filled with […]
September 23, 2015

Kevin Hart, Chris Christie are guests on Trevor Noah’s first week as ‘Daily Show’ host

NEW YORK _ Comic Kevin Hart will be the first of an eclectic list of guests on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” during Trevor Noah’s first […]
September 23, 2015


LOS ANGELES (AP) _ “Empire” strikes back. The second season of the hit Fox drama gets under way tonight. And so will the watch to see […]
September 22, 2015

Celeb chef Susur Lee, rapper Drake team up for Fring’s restaurant venture

TORONTO _ Chef Susur Lee has confirmed he’s opening a new restaurant and that rapper Drake is involved, but the details are still under wraps. The […]