Brandy, MC Lyte, Queen Latifah & Yo Yo Perform “I Wanna Be Down” For BET Hip Hop Awards


If you missed the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards, Tuesday night, then you may have also missed Brandy celebrating the 20th anniversary of her debut single, “I Wanna Be Down.”

Joining the singer, on stage, were rappers MC Lyte, Yo-Yo and Queen Latifah, who all had a hand in making her remix to the hit single even more successful.

Watch as the ladies put it down once while performing the 1994 hit single at the award ceremony.


Kenya Moore Donates $20,000 To Detroit Public Schools


Kenya Moore has put some of her “Real Housewives of Atlanta” bad girl antics aside for a bit to do some charitable work. Moore has just donated $20,000 to the Detroit Public Schools.

If you all recall, Kenya was challenged by cast mate Nene Leakes to write a check to a charity organization which she would also match. Now Kenya is putting her money where her mouth is and doing just that.


First Lady Michelle Obama Wants To Know, “Turn Up For What?”


Just when you thought Michelle Obama couldn’t get any cooler, she just did. In the spirit of staying in shape and eating right, the First Lady mocked DJ Snake and rapper Lil’ Jon‘s hit single, “Turn Down For What,” in a skit with comedian, Alphacat, who does an impression impersonation of President Obama by the way.

Check out the funny clip below and share your thoughts.


Chris Brown Leads With 7 Soul Train Award Nominations


Less than 24 hours ago, Chris Brown, sparked controversy for insinuating that the latest Ebola outbreak was a form of population control. Although some conspiracy theorist would agree, the singer’s fans felt he shouldn’t have been the one to say it — given his love/hate relationship with the media.

But here’s some good news! Breezy leads with seven nods for this year’s Soul Train Music Awards show nominations.


Vivica A. Fox Reveals Regret Over Not Having Children


Over the weekend, Vivica A. Fox sat down with Oprah for a “Where Are They Now?” exclusive interview. During the interview things got personal when Vivica revealed, for the first time, her regret about having children and spending too much time dating the wrong kinds of men in her past. She also revealed, however, that she’s become a great godmother as a result of her shortcomings. Fox also discussed how her life has progressed and changed following her successes as an actress.

When Oprah asks Fox outright, “Do you ever miss being a mother?”

“Of course, that’s the biggest regret of my life, that I didn’t have a child,” she says. “I’ll never forget seeing Halle on the red carpet. She just had Nahla, and I said, ‘Wow she’s so beautiful.’ Halle replied, ‘Vivica, if I knew then what I know now, I would’ve had five of them. The joy I see in her eyes is just like no other high that I’ve ever experienced.’”


Watch the full interview below and share your thoughts.


Who Is The Real Nikki Mudarris of “Love and Hip Hop Hollywood”?


Our beauty and fashion blogger, Athena Thomas, of was able to speak with the beautiful Nikki Mudarris of the new popular Vh1 reality show, “Love and Hip Hop Hollywood,” during an exclusive interview.

Although she may be the feisty and voluptuous Morrocan and Lebanese beauty fighting for her relationship with producer Mally Mall, there’s much more to Nikki than that.

Nikki Mudarris, born Necole Mudarris, is actually a young and savvy USC graduate and entrepreneur. Find out more about the socialite her fashion influences and style, her favorite clothing and beauty brands, and her new lingerie line.


[Music Spotlight] Veronica V “What Happened To Us”


Many of you may not know this young lady but get familiar. Veronica V has a hot new single, “What Happened to Us,” we think will be worth your time listening to.

At just 23 years old, the talented singer hails from Chicago, IL and is the newest artist to be signed to Cash Money Records.

Veronica V vocal talents were first discovered at the tender age of 5 while riding in the backseat of her mother’s car singing along with the radio to Shanice’s hit single “I Love Your Smile”.

 By the age of 9, Veronica V sang in the choir of her mother’s church where she blossomed as a solo singer with a voice beyond her years and limitless potential. – Cash Money Records

Don’t want to take our word for it? Then just listen to Veronica’s new single, “What Happened to Us,” featuring rapper 2 Chainz and share your thoughts.


[Street Wear]: Rihanna In Grey Crop Tank, Red Skirt & Gun Purse


Don’t you just love Rihanna‘s street wear style? The pop star just makes it look so easy. Ms. Bad Gal Riri was spotted in Los Angeles heading to her favorite restaurant, Giorgio Baldi, over the weekend. She wore this simple grey crop tank, red maxi skirt, New Balance sneakers accessorized with two, not one, Saint Laurent gun pop clutch and a ‘Bo Gun’ purse.

Sweethearts, we wanted to help you all find this look, or something similar, for less.