Entertainment

White Houses refuses comment on Justin Bieber deportation petition

White Houses refuses comment on Justin Bieber deportation petition

| April 19, 2014

Everyone has their priorities. We just hope by passing on this one, the Obama administration hasn’t seriously compromised national security by letting this agent of other worldly forces stay in America! (But, in all fairness and seriousness, some people have argued that if Mr. Bieber were not rich and famous, immigration officials would have tossed […]

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Rapper cuts off penis, jumps off second floor

Rapper cuts off penis, jumps off second floor

| April 17, 2014

Ouch! In all seriousness, this brother has some serious mental health issues. We have to wonder too if any intoxicating substances were involved. WU-TANG AFFILIATED RAPPER YOU CAN KISS YOUR PENIS GOODBYE … FOR GOOD BY TMZ STAFF EXCLUSIVE Wu-Tang affiliated rapper Andre Johnson is just plain Andre now … because doctors weren’t able to […]

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Artists have different brain structure

Artists have different brain structure

| April 17, 2014

Folks have always wondered if there wasn’t something “different” about artist people. Now we know. Artists ‘have structurally different brains’ By Melissa Hogenboom Science reporter, BBC Radio Science Brain scans revealed artists have more grey matter in parts of their brains Artists have structurally different brains compared with non-artists, a study has found. Participants’ brain […]

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Spotlight on singer, songwriter, producer, arranger Fatima Washington

Spotlight on singer, songwriter, producer, arranger Fatima Washington

| April 16, 2014

By Jeanie Summerville Whatz up, babies? You now, time really flies when you’re having fun embracing the beauty of life. But, I know that it’s hard to do that, if you’re experiencing something that brings pain and sorrow. So at this time, I’d like to say, my heart goes out to you and if I […]

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Cinema Center awarded Lincoln Foundation support

| April 15, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Cinephiles in northeast Indiana have a reason to celebrate. Cinema Center, the region’s only independent art house theater, has been awarded a grant from the Lincoln Financial Foundation for $17,500 to go toward the organization’s diversity programming and its Lincoln employee benefit package. Lincoln’s support of diversity programming makes it possible for Cinema Center […]

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Legendary African trumpeter Hugh Masekela celebrates 75th birthday

Legendary African trumpeter Hugh Masekela celebrates 75th birthday

| April 14, 2014

Remember Mace And Grenades? Bajabula Bonke? Stimela? Ha Lese Le Di Khanna? Hugh Masekela is perhaps the man who put the underline in African when people say that jazz is an African American art form. Ironically, Masekala came to the U.S. early in his career, wanting to be like folks such as Dizzy Gillespie and […]

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Michael Jackson’s ex wants custody of children

Michael Jackson’s ex wants custody of children

| April 11, 2014

It seems like the Michael Jackson family drama has not ended even in death. Given the public spectacle of it all, it’s hard to say who ultimately will have these children’s best interest at heart. Debbie Rowe ‘to go to court to try to gain custody of her and Michael Jackson’s children Prince and Paris’ […]

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Photos & more: The Velvet Rope

Photos & more: The Velvet Rope

| April 10, 2014

Story and Photos by Jeanie Summerville (except as otherwise noted–thanks to Young Lions Media Group for additional photos) Whatz up babies? As promised, here are more photos and information from the Velvet Rope Beauty & Barber Battle and Community Exposition event (Click here to read my spotlight which appears in the April 9 edition of […]

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Spotlight on the Velvet Rope Beauty & Barber Battle and Community Exposition

Spotlight on the Velvet Rope Beauty & Barber Battle and Community Exposition

| April 9, 2014

Story & Photos By Jeanie Summerville Whatz up babies? On Sunday night March 23, I was greatly anticipating 7 p.m. because at Link’s Wonderland, this wonderful event was going to take place and I’ve never attended such an event as this before. So, I’m excited to see what I was going to see and hear […]

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Nick Cannon: ‘White People Party Music’

Nick Cannon: ‘White People Party Music’

| April 9, 2014

Okay, Nick. Where ya going with this? In this day in age, we all could use a little light-hearted humor. So, let’s see what’s up before we get in an uproar over “political correctness. Nick Cannon Defines His ‘White People Party Music’The comedian-rapper-singer explains the genesis of his new album and tells us what wife […]

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