What Did I Miss? This Week’s Entertainment News Roundup

In case you’ve missed the goings-on, we’ve got the major headlines to keep you in-the-know: Yeezy and Jay release ‘Otis’ video teaser (via RapRadar) Tia and Tamera’s ‘Take 2’ reality sh...
by Genel Ambrose


Only in NY: Rent A Backyard By The Hour

Living in the city during the summer has its distinct… disadvantages. For one, not enough water-gun fights. For another, there’s a severe lack of Slip ’N Slides. And to be honest, you’re not sure you can take it any...
by Socialtik Mag


Tyler Perry TV?

Word has it that Lionsgate and Tyler Perry  are teaming up to create the filmmaker’s own cable TV channel. The venture is to be called TylerTV, according to The NY Times who received the tip from an anonymous indust...
by Genel Ambrose



Give Me Some Mo: Words With The Godmother of Hip-Hop and R&B

Cynthia Loving Bryant, better known as Lil Mo, has been known for such hits as Superwoman Pt II, 4Ever and has collaborated with many of Hip Hop’s brightest stars from Keith Sweat to Missy Elliot to Bow Wow. 
by Domonique Thompson


Dame Dash’s Tax Debt Woes: $3 Million To Be Exact

Damon Dash, the once-flamboyant co-founder of Roc-A-Fella Records, is now in debt of almost 3 million dollars – money he owes in back taxes to the IRS. “Nah, nah, I’m f—ed up.” Dame admitted duri...
by Genel Ambrose


Kanye Goes Voyr

Would you pay 5 bucks to get a behind the scenes glimpse of Kanye West as he prepares for his Watch the Throne tour with Jay-Z? He and his partners at GlobalHue are banking that you would. Kanye West has already conquered music...
by Genel Ambrose



Selena Gomez Transitions to Grown-Up Glam

Selena Gomez—actress, singer and half of pop’s newest power couple—shows off her favorite beauty looks and talks about her transition to grown-up glam in the September issue of Glamour. On dealing with the rejection of sh...
by Genel Ambrose


The Voice of Electric Soul: Vina Mills

Detroit-based artist, Vina Mills, is making a name for herself with hard hitting vocals and urban swag reminiscent of Mary j Blige (circa 1991). If you haven’t heard of her before, you should get familiar.
by Genel Ambrose


Sye Spence: A Black Girl Who Rocks!

Take a moment to imagine if the vocal talents of Avril Lavigne, Evanescence and Brooke Valentine all collided at once – what would it sound like? Well, wonder no longer. That cosmic collision has occurred in the form of N...
by Genel Ambrose