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Nancy Wilson, award winning singer, dead at 81

Nancy Wilson, award winning singer, dead at 81

Nancy Wilson, a three-time Grammy winning artist who called herself a “song stylist,” has died, her manager said. She was 81. Wilson passed away peacefully Thursday at her home after a long illness, her manager Devra Hall Levy said. The vocalist from Chillicothe, Ohio, initially focused on R&B music but later excelled at jazz ballads…More

Jerry Seinfeld says the Oscars lost in the Kevin Hart controversy

Jerry Seinfeld says the Oscars lost in the Kevin Hart controversy

Jerry Seinfeld is weighing in on Kevin Hart’s decision to step down as host of the next Academy Awards. “Kevin is in a position, because he’s a brilliant comedian, to kind of decide what he wants to do,” Seinfeld said in an interview for “Sunday Today with Willie Geist.” “He doesn’t have to step down,…More

Taylor Swift makes an exciting birthday announcement

Taylor Swift makes an exciting birthday announcement

It’s December 13, and that means it’s Taylor Swift’s birthday. The singer, who turns 29, took to Instagram to make a special announcement: A film about her Reputation tour is coming to Netflix. “Thanks so much for all the birthday wishes!” Swift wrote in the caption. “Today I finally get to show you something we’ve…More

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2019 class announced

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2019 class announced

Janet Jackson isn’t just in control; she’s now set to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The superstar is part of the class of 2019 for the prestigious honor and joins the Cure, Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks, Radiohead, Roxy Music and the Zombies. To be eligible, an individual artist or band…More

Twitter loved Gayle King flirting with Lenny Kravitz

Twitter loved Gayle King flirting with Lenny Kravitz

It’s probably safe to say Gayle King likes Lenny Kravitz. The pair appeared Wednesday night on Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen,” and Oprah’s bff got her flirt on with the handsome musician. It all started when King made a remark about Kravitz looking “hot and sexy,” while downplaying her own look. “I…More

Taylor Swift reportedly used facial recognition to try to ID stalkers

Taylor Swift reportedly used facial recognition to try to ID stalkers

Taylor Swift reportedly has no shortage of stalkers, and an expert says she used facial recognition to try and identify them. Mike Downing, chief security officer of Oak View Group, an advisory board for concert venues including Madison Square Garden in New York and the Forum in Los Angeles, told Rolling Stone magazine a special…More

Rolling Stones’ Keith Richards (almost) gives up booze

Rolling Stones’ Keith Richards (almost) gives up booze

Throughout a long and storied career in one of the most famous rock bands on the planet, Keith Richards has made no secret of his love of drink and drugs. Yet it now appears that the 74-year-old Rolling Stones guitarist has turned over something of a new leaf. After decades of legendary hedonism Richards has…More

Chris Pratt, Tom Holland join Pixar’s ‘Onward’

Chris Pratt, Tom Holland join Pixar’s ‘Onward’

Ladies and gentlemen, prepare your emotions. Pixar has set a March 6, 2020 premiere date for it’s new original feature film, “Onward,” and announced four key voice cast members. Actor Tom Holland announced his casting on Instagram and teased his Marvel-ous co-star, later revealed to be Chris Pratt. “I’m so excited to be a part…More

Post Malone Crocs sold out in minutes, again

Post Malone Crocs sold out in minutes, again

People are serious about their Post Malone footwear. The rapper’s latest collaboration with the foam clog company Crocs went on sale Tuesday and sold out in ten minutes. Yup, you read that right. The rapper, who wears the shoes religiously, took to Instagram to let his followers know they may be out of luck if…More

Not a crazy idea: Oscars should consider an ensemble category

Not a crazy idea: Oscars should consider an ensemble category

After flirting with adding a “popular film” category, the Oscars might have an answer for bringing more sizzle to their show hiding in plain sight — at least if Wednesday’s Screen Actors Guild nominations are any guide — by introducing a “best ensemble” statue. Because SAG awards honor performers, its top prize is designated to…More

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Nancy Wilson, Grammy Winning Jazz Singer, Dies At 81

Nancy Wilson, Grammy Winning Jazz Singer, Dies At 81

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nancy Wilson, the Grammy-winning “song stylist” and torch singer whose polished pop-jazz vocals made her a platinum artist and top concert performer, has died. Wilson, who retired from touring in 2011, died after a long illness at her home in Pioneertown, a California desert community near Joshua Tree National Park, her…More

Little Known Black History Fact: Ernie Davis, First Black Heisman Winner

Little Known Black History Fact: Ernie Davis, First Black Heisman Winner

Ernie Davis made history in 1961 by becoming the first Black player to win the coveted Heisman trophy as a standout player for Syracuse University. Selected number one overall in the 1962 NFL draft, the All-American halfback’s life was tragically cut short, and we look back at Davis’ accomplishments on his birthday. Davis was born…More

Last Minute Gift Guide 2018

Last Minute Gift Guide 2018

You have one week and two more weekends before Christmas. And that means you better get started. Yes we’re talking to you – the last-minute procrastinators, the disorganized, the busy or the ones ‘waiting on the next paycheck before I can knock off this gift list’ types. We’re here to help – we’ve got the…More

The Ultimate Christmas Soul Playlist

The Ultimate Christmas Soul Playlist

I’m only 30 but when I think of classic Christmas soul music, I don’t think of Boyz II Men or Mariah Carey, like many of my counterparts do. I think of Otis Redding and James Brown. Now don’t get me wrong, they have Christmas classics, but when I am looking for that bottom of the…More

Shaunie O’Neal On Son’s Heart Surgery: ‘If Only I Could Take His Place’

Basketball Wives: LA boss woman Shaunie O’Neal is asking for prayers over her 18-year-old son, Shareef, after the athletic teen was hospitalized to undergo heart surgery. https://www.instagram.com/p/BrVc4c4nYal/ “If only I could take his place today,” Shaunie wrote in an emotional Instagram post. Earlier this year, Shareef was diagnosed with a heart disease. Shareef told TMZ,…More

Gaye Family Awarded $5 Million In ‘Blurred Lines’ Suit

Gaye Family Awarded $5 Million In ‘Blurred Lines’ Suit

After 5 years, the highly publicized legal battle between the Marvin Gaye estate and Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams has ended. According to CNN, the Gaye family has been awarded $5 million after originally accusing Thicke and Williams of copyright infringement back in 2013. The pair has been ordered to pay $2.9 million jointly, while…More

Donnie Mcclurkin Totals Car After Passing Out Behind The Wheel

Beloved gospel superstar Donnie Mcclurkin is thanking God and his guardian angels after passing out behind wheel and totaling his vehicle. Mcclurkin reportedly passed out behind the wheel while driving. The We Fall Down singer took to social media to inform fans he was in a terrible accident. “Was in a serious accident at 12:50am…More

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