“The Breakfast Club,” a popular New York urban radio station show on 105.1 FM aired a homophobic spoof of singer Miguel’s song “Sure Thing” early Wednesday morning. As the station played the Billboard #1 single, its lyric “You can bet that, you don’t have to sweat that” was replaced with “You can bet that, Miguel wants your butt crack,” followed by a voice asserting “n*** you’re gay.”
After performing a set as part of the America's Summer Concert Series in Central Park on "Good Morning America" this morning, Extra is reporting that Essence Music Festival headliner Jennifer Hudson was hospitalized in New York City.
Amidst all the controversy over her “Man Down” video, Rihanna gained some praise this weekend from Gabrielle Union, who applauded the pop singer for getting people to talk about rape. Gabby just returned from D.C. earlier in the week where she attended the National Advistory Committee on Violence Against Women meetings.
Hip-hop star Sean Kingston is in critical condition in a Miami Beach hospital after being injured in a bad jet skiing accident Sunday evening ... TMZ has confirmed. According to Local10.com, the "Beautiful Girls" singer had a female passenger on board his watercraft when it crashed into a bridge (see below) around 6:00 PM local time.
Yesterday, RapFix reported on the surprise weekend wedding of R&B singer Keyshia Cole and longtime beau Cleveland Cavalier guard Daniel “Boobie” Gibson using the bright lights of Las Vegas as a backdrop to celebrate their impending union.
He became persona non grata in the celebrity world after his infamous assault on Rihanna. But two years after his very public shaming, Chris Brown has been nominated for an impressive six BET Award nominations, more than any other artist.
Proceeds from the pop diva's track will go toward a New York charity that aids families of fallen firefighters and police. Leading up to the release of her still-untitled forthcoming album, Beyoncé has been working the charity circuit.