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Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for SHEIN Together Fest 2021 After coming out as bisexual, Tinashe proudly celebrated Pride Month in June. She says loved performing at a recent benefit for the New York City Gay & Lesbian Anti-Violence Project. “It’s great to be a part of something that obviously gives back to a cause that I am passionate about. […]

Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds has recorded with a who’s who of female artists, including Whitney Houston, Aretha Franklin and Chaka Khan, and the 12-time Grammy winner loves how female singers have become more sure of themselves over the years. Earlier this week, he announced his first new solo album in seven years, an all-female project titled Girl’s Night Out. The legendary singer/composer/producer […]

Noam Galai/WireImage Wyclef Jean is celebrating the 25th anniversary of his 1997 debut solo album, The Carnival, by performing a concert over the holiday weekend that will be livestreamed. The three-time Grammy winner’s show on Sunday, July 3, will be streamed live on the Amazon Music channel, on Twitch and on the Amazon Music app at 9 pm ET from the Toulouse Theatre in New Orleans. “When […]

Blazing new tracks for the Independence Day weekend: Cardi B featuring Kanye West and Lil Durk, “Hot S***” — After a week of teasing, Cardi B’s new song, “Hot S***,” arrived on Friday, featuring Kanye West and Lil Durk. In typical Cardi fashion, the track oozes confidence as she raps the chorus,”Oof (Oof), checks comin’ fast, I’m like swoosh (Swoosh) […]

ABC Cardi B dropped her much anticipated new track “Hot S***” featuring Kanye West and Lil Durk on Friday; her first single since “Up” in February 2021. The Grammy winner admits she’s so nervous about the song, she needs to do something to calm down. “I don’t even know what’s going on. Maybe I need to smoke weed again,” she told Zane […]

MARIA ALEJANDRA CARDONA/AFP via Getty Images This week, Travis Scott announced his first ticketed performance since the November 2021 Astroworld tragedy in Houston, and now, he’s making his comeback in the fashion world. After indefinitely postponing the launch of the Houston rapper’s Cactus Jack collection following the festival — which resulted in 10 deaths — Dior has announced […]

Gilbert Carrasquillo/GC Images Nicki Minaj is headlining the Essence Festival of Culture Friday night in New Orleans, and she is bringing more flavor to the Big Easy this weekend with the launch of her Rap Snacks chips. Named after the “Motorsport” rapper, fans at the festival will have the first opportunity to taste her Barbie-Que Honey Truffle Potato Chips. Rap Snacks […]

Kevin Winter/Getty Images After performing in the tribute to her mentor Sean “Diddy” Combs Sunday night on the BET Awards, Mary J. Blige is planning a special concert to be streamed in over 165 countries. On July 27 the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul will broadcast a prerecorded concert for fans all around the world on Apple Music.  “The last year of […]

D Dipasupil/BET/Getty Images for BET The TV series inspired by The Best Man franchise will premiere just in time for Christmas. The Best Man: Final Chapters will premiere December 22 on Peacock, Entertainment Tonight reports. All the of the two movies, The Best Man in 1999 and The Best Man Holiday in 2013, have returned. Morris Chestnut, Terrence Howard, Taye Diggs, Harold Perrineau, Nia Long, Sanaa Lathan, Regina Hall and Melissa De Sousa have been shooting in […]

ABC/Lou Rocco As Sherri Shepherd prepares to launch her TV talk show later this year, she’s opening up about her personal life and revealed she’s been celibate for 4 1/2 years. The 55-year-old comedian made the revelation this week during an appearance on The View on location in The Bahamas. Sherri humorously blamed her 17-year-old son, Jeffrey, for her empty sex […]