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Frazer Harrison/Getty Images Drake is known for his red-hot music career, as evidenced by his newest album, Certified Lover Boy, topping the Billboard 200 album chart again this week. But long before people associated “Hotline Bling” with the Canadian rapper, he first gained acclaim as Aubrey Graham, his birth name, when he starred as Jimmy Brooks on the Canadian drama Degrassi: The […]

Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images for Fashion Nova A Twitter user recently shouted out the Grammy-winning rapper and asked why she isn’t using her platform to raise awareness on social justice issues or political matters. Cardi responded, “I was tired of getting bullied by the republicans and also getting bashed by the same people I was standing […]

Cheriss May/NurPhoto via Getty Images Colin Powell, the Army general who served as both chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and later as U.S. secretary of state, has died of complications from COVID-19 at age 84. A statement from the Powell family, posted to Powell’s Facebook page, reads: “Colin L. Powell, former U.S. Secretary […]

ABC/Gavin Bond Congrats are in order to Queens star Eve. The 42-year-old rapper-actress has announced she is expecting her first baby with husband Maximillion Cooper. “Can you believe it @mrgumball3000 we finally get to tell everyone!!!!!,” she wrote on Instagram, sharing a couple of photos of her cradling her baby bump. “You all know how […]

Courtesy of Starz Starz has released an epic first trailer to the second season of their hit crime-drama Power Book II: Ghost. The new promo teases Michael Rainey Jr.‘s original Power character, Tariq, and his deeper dive into the world of crime following the events of season one. As previously reported, Power alum Larenz Tate […]

Joseph Okpako/WireImage One of the biggest music stories of the year is the return of Adele after a six-year hiatus with her single, “Easy On Me.”  And one of her biggest fans, Drake, is delighted. “One of my best friends in the world just dropped a single,” the “Way 2 Sexy” rapper commented on his Instagram Story with a photo […]

Pharrell at Something in the Water in April, 2019; Brian Ach/Getty Images for Something in the Water As Pharrell Williams considers pulling his Something in the Water Festival from his native Virginia Beach following the fatal police shooting of a family member, fans are planning a peaceful protest to show support for him. The all-star festival was scheduled for […]

Jim Bennett/FilmMagic The late George Floyd would have turned 48 years old on Thursday, and Erykah Badu remembered him as she invited his family to her concert in Minneapolis. Five family members, including Floyd’s sister, aunt and uncle, joined the four-time Grammy winner backstage following her show at the Minneapolis Armory Wednesday night, according to HipHopDX. “People of planet Earth, […]

Michael Tran/Getty Images Clueless star Stacey Dash opened up about her battle with addiction during Thursday’s episode of The Dr. Oz Show. Dash revealed that her parents were both drug addicts and that she first tried drugs when she was eight years old, according to E! Online. Additionally, says Dash, her parents supplied her with her […]

Courtesy of Netflix Penn Badgley returns as Joe Goldberg, an unassuming serial killer, stalker, and book enthusiast turned suburban dad, in season three of Netflix’s You. Badgley tells WFXA that although he appears to have met his match in his partner Love Quinn, there’s no certainty that he’ll ever change his killer ways. “I don’t know that he […]

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