MC Hammer's bumbling cousin who appears frequently on the rapper's reality show, 'Hammertime,' has been accused of raping a woman he met on Twitter. Marvin Grant, 33, was arrested on Thursday for investigation in the sexual assault of a 40-year-old woman who arranged to meet him at a hotel in Livermore, Calif. on Wednesday. Grant, who goes by "Bigg Marv" on the A&E show, attacked the woman after she rejected his advances, police… Continue
Saturday, Aug 1 6:30p at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, Babylon, NY
Charismatic Southern rapper Lil Wayne began his industry ascendance as one of the Hot Boys, a short-lived Cash Money Records all-star group, and after establishing himself as a successful solo artist, he grew to become a critical favorite, known especially for his entertainting underground mixtapes.
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With New York temperatures soaring to a hot 89 degrees yesterday, Rihanna made sure she kept cool by stepping out in a fashionable playsuit.
The R&B singer looked bang on trend as she had a relaxing day eating and drinking in the sun as she joined friends on the roof of private members' club Soho House in the Meatpacking District.
After starting the day off in a similar patterned hankerchief dress, Rihanna… Continue
NEW YORK — Now there's a real rap fan: a lady wearing a dress and high-heel pumps, jumping up and down like Dwight Howard in a slam-dunk contest to the sounds of Method Man's "Bring the Pain." Thursday night at the Nokia Theatre, Meth and Redman and Ghostface Killah headlined a bill which also included Keith Murray and Duo Live.
Beat it, Kanye! In the wake of Michael Jackson’s death, Mr. West has crowned himself the “new King of Pop.”
The notorious egomaniac boasted, “There’s nobody who can match me in sales and in respect, so it only makes sense for me to take over Michael’s crown and become the new king.”
The rapper added, “First there was Elvis, then there was Michael. Now in the 21st century it’s Kanye’s time to… Continue
R&B singer Christina Milian, with her rapper/producer fiance, The Dream, donned a pair of seriously flashy stilettos for the Rising Icons event in NYC July 29. However, the Christian Louboutin heels proved to be too much for the 27-year-old starlet, and she later ditched the gold pumps for good old feet-friendly white sports socks.
The title track of Whitney Houston's new album, "I Look to You," is also the set's debut single. The song, written by R. Kelly, was released Tuesday as a free download on Whitney's official website, WhitneyHouston.com.
Clive Davis, chief creative officer for Sony Music Entertainment Worldwide, recently previewed the song, as well as eight other tracks from the album, at a listening event at the… Continue
Diddy is such a baller, even his umbrella has an umbrella. Puff Daddy and his executive umbrella assistant made their way to dry ground in NYC yesterday.
The 39-year-old mogul's umbrella is so expensive, you don't want to get it wet
They won’t look the doctor in the eye, and their stories have holes — after all, how often does someone offer a spare kidney to a third cousin he just met?
Eventually, many would-be live-organ donors simply disappear; at one hospital, Hackensack University Medical Center, more than half drop out of the transplant process after initial meetings with doctors.
Dr. Michael Shapiro, the chief surgeon of the hospital’s transplant unit, said… Continue
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP)—A Brazilian police investigation has determined that the death of boxer Arturo Gatti was a suicide and a court has ordered the release of his wife, once suspected of killing him, officials said Thursday.
Lead investigator Paulo Alberes told The Associated Press authorities found that Gatti killed himself on July 11 in a seaside resort in northeastern Brazil.
When asked if police had determined the case was a… Continue
After leaving the Dipset crew, Cam'ron returned in 2009 with his first solo album in three years, Crime Pays, and a new movement The U.N. and Dipset West. Originally a co-founder of Dipset, Cam'ron calls his new company, The U.N. and its subdivision Dipset West, an expansion of the Dipset brand which now includes the music, film, and DVD sub-divisions. "When we started Dipset, it was more than just a crew, it was a movement. The U.N. is a continuation of that movement. Our new roster:… Continue
Rihanna prevented a fashion faux pas on Tuesday night, stepping out to a Katy Perry concert in New York with some strategic undergarments.
The Barbadian beauty wore a striped mini skirt and a sheer black top, which turned transparent under the glare of the paparazzi's flashes. But the smart singer had a pair of bright pink pasties under her shirt, preventing any unwanted photo ops.
It's not the first time the stylista has used pasties… Continue