Mary J. Blige is going back to the Bronx.
Major League Baseball says the Bronx-born singer will perform the national anthem at Yankee Stadium before Game Six of the World Series on Wednesday.
Blige is the latest superstar to sing "The Star-Spangled Banner" during the championship matchup between the New York Yankees and Philadelphia Phillies. John Legend and Alanis Morissette have also lent their voices to the traditional pre-game… Continue
LOS ANGELES - Rihanna's brutal beating at the hands of boyfriend Chris Brown left her humiliated, lonely and feeling like Britney Spears, the singer says.
"I felt like I went to sleep as Rihanna and woke up as Britney Spears," the singer told Glamour magazine in her first print interview since the February attack.
"That was the level of media chaos that happened the next day. It was like, What, there are helicopters circling my house?… Continue
Since Rihanna breaks her silence over being beaten by Chris Brown in a multipart interview with ABC News' Diane Sawyer set to air Thursday and Friday.
"It's as a revealing an interview as I've seen," said a network insider. "She's just a brave, gracious young lady."
The first part will air Thursday on ABC's "Good Morning America." More will air Friday on "GMA" and the piece will conclude Friday night at 10 on… Continue
An New York University student leaped to his death Tuesday from the 10th floor of the main library, police said.
Andrew Williamson-Noble, 20, of Irvington, N.Y., used an NYU-issued card to swipe himself into the Bobst Library, where he committed suicide around 4:30 a.m., sources said.
Witnesses reported hearing a "loud thud" when the junior's body hit the marble floor in the atrium of the library.
Mike Beck, a member of Fat Joe's K.A.R. collective, has reportedly passed.
While details are still sketchy, word is, the New York rapper was gunned down in Brooklyn late Friday (October 30), in a botched robbery attempt.
But, the death was confirmed by fellow rapper, N.O.R.E., who posted a message on his Twitter page (@Noreaga).
"Rest in peace. He was a real dude, Mike Beck. I did records for him n he ate in my crib, n drank… Continue
Chris Brown released the album cover for his forthcoming Graffiti album (due December 15) on Monday (November 2). The singer tweeted the image on Monday afternoon, just as images from his "Crawl" music video were released.
On the cover, Brown is decked out in all black wearing a blazer, turtleneck, sunglasses and army boots and holding an electric guitar one shoulder and a can of spray paint in the other hand — which actually looks like a… Continue
Nas may be loaded, but it makes no difference. He's just filed legal papers asking the judge in his divorce case with Kelis to block her from getting spousal support.
In the papers, filed by his lawyer Mark Vincent Kaplan, Nas is also asking for joint custody of their two-month-old boy.
Kelis is asking for $72,728 a month -- which means they are now exactly $72,728… Continue
NFL on CBS sportscaster Jim Nantz made one really bad call -- with a 29-year-old woman -- and now it will cost him nearly a million bucks a year for the rest of his life.
A Connecticut judge ordered the famous announcer to pay his ex-wife $864,000-a-year in alimony -- and the only way out is death ... or if his ex-wife remarries.
The judge's decision comes in light of Nantz's admission that he began dating a 29-year-old woman before he… Continue
50 Cents stops by Hot 937 and talks to the On-Air Idiots about what rappers he would love to punch in the face, how Khalid is throwing bricks, and shows us what he would do to Def Jam if he was in charge by throwing things all over the… Continue
Two gunmen wearing masks like the killer in the horror movie "Scream" shot and killed a suspected gang member in broad daylight on a Brooklyn street Sunday, police said.
The masked gunmen shot the victim twice in the face as he walked along Clara St. in Kensington around 11:30 a.m., police sources said.
A flurry of shots rang out on the quiet block and then a black car sped away from the scene, witnesses told cops.
According to the streets, video model Miss Dade County, rapper Bow Wow's on-again-off-again girlfriend is pregnant. Word is that she went to Atlanta this weekend to visit Bow Wow and "discuss the issue"
Well you knew that it couldn't last forever. MediaTakeOut.com learned that Kanye West finally ended things with his stripper-turned-model girlfriend Amber Rose.
What happened, you ask?? Well according to one of Kanye's buddies, Ye is "focusing 100% of his time towards music . . . and he doesn't need any distractions."
Oooo Kay!! Wonder who Amber's got her eye on… Continue