Saturday, September 5, 2015

Common pushes return of Chicago festival to 2016

Saturday, September 5, 2015, 10:27 AM
Rapper/actor COMMON is postponing plans to stage the second AAHH! Fest in his native Chicago, Illinois until next year (16) in a bid to avoid disappointing fans with a lacklustre line-up. The Glory hitmaker launched the event last summer (14) with performances from fellow Chicagoans Kanye West, Lupe... Read more

Tyler Perry shares emotional tribute to Bobbi Kristina Brown

Saturday, September 5, 2015, 10:27 AM
Director/actor TYLER PERRY has shared an emotional video tribute to BOBBI KRISTINA BROWN which was shown at her private funeral in August (15). Perry posted the video on Facebook.com, writing, "The Houston estate asked if I would share this tribute that I put together for Bobbi Kristina's private funeral... Read more

Rapper Joe Budden fails to have assault case dismissed

Saturday, September 5, 2015, 10:27 AM
Rapper JOE BUDDEN has failed in his bid to have assault and robbery charges dismissed after a judge ruled the case should be heard by a grand jury in December (15). Budden appeared in court on Thursday (03Sep15) in an attempt to get the case thrown out, with his lawyer Nami Amiri declaring, "Joe, at... Read more

Tracy Morgan reportedly 'received $90 million to settle crash lawsuit'

Saturday, September 5, 2015, 10:27 AM
Comedian Tracy Morgan reportedly received a $90 million settlement in a lawsuit stemming from his involvement in a fatal car crash last summer. The former "30 Rock" star's close pal, fellow comedian James 'Jimmy Mack' McNair, was killed on 7 June, 2014, when a truck driven by Wal-Mart employee Kevin... Read more

Rosie O'Donnell's daughter has no-contact order lifted

Saturday, September 5, 2015, 10:27 AM
ROSIE O'DONNELL's adopted daughter Chelsea has been granted permission to get back in touch with the man arrested for sending her explicit images after she ran away with him last month (Aug15). Chelsea was reported missing by the comedienne on 11 August (15) after failing to return to their New York... Read more

Jessie James Decker gives birth to baby boy

Saturday, September 5, 2015, 10:27 AM
Country star JESSIE JAMES DECKER and her footballer husband ERIC DECKER have become parents to a baby boy. The singer shared a photo of her heavily-pregnant self in her hospital bed with her man by her side on Instagram on Thursday (03Sep15), and on Friday (04Sep15), the New York Jets wide receiver announced... Read more

Bill Cosby's lawyers plan protective order for deposition

Saturday, September 5, 2015, 10:27 AM
BILL COSBY's lawyers are planning to seek a protective order to limit the questions the comedian can be asked when he sits for a deposition in an upcoming sexual assault case. The embattled actor is due to be quizzed about allegations he acted inappropriately with Judy Huth during a party at the Playboy... Read more

Aretha Franklin has concert film premiere halted

Saturday, September 5, 2015, 10:27 AM
Telluride Film Festival bosses were forced to pull the planned premiere of ARETHA FRANKLIN's concert documentary AMAZING GRACE on Friday night (04Sep15) after the soul legend obtained an emergency injunction to halt the event. The singer's lawyers filed a last-minute motion in District Court in Colorado... Read more

Justin Bieber lands first British number one single

Saturday, September 5, 2015, 6:27 AM
Pop superstar JUSTIN BIEBER is celebrating after scoring his first British number one with the fastest-selling single in the U.K. to date. The 21 year old's comeback track What Do You Mean? set a new streaming record on Spotify on Thursday (03Sep15), with 21 million streams in just five days, and now... Read more

Salma Hayek granted permanent restraining order over kidnap threats

Friday, September 4, 2015, 4:27 PM
Actress SALMA HAYEK has obtained a permanent restraining order against two overzealous fans who allegedly threatened to kidnap her young daughter. The Grown Ups star was granted a temporary order of protection against Liana Philippon and Odette Bodagh last month (Aug15) after claiming the women were... Read more
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