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Ashanti Contracted COVID-19 Forces Keyshia Cole’s Verzuz To Be Postponed To January 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Monday, December 14, 2020 8:17:00 AM

​Widely anticipated Verzuz clash between Ashanti and Keyshia Cole had to be canceled after Ashanti said she tested positive for the coronavirus.

The battle was slated for December 12, but at the last minute, the producers pulled the plug and announced a new date in January. The two heavyweight hip hop artists were touted by legendary producers Timbaland and Swizz Beatz to be one of the biggest ladies night clash. The official Verzuz account said the show was canceled as the battle would have been in person, and if someone was infected, that would not be a good idea.

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“Friday” Star Tommy Lister Jr. Aka Deebo Is Dead At 62 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Friday, December 11, 2020 7:19:00 AM

​Deebo is dead, and we just want 2020 to be over.

Tom Lister Jr, the actor who played the famous character, passed away today, December 10. According to TMZ, health care professionals were summoned to the actor’s apartment in Marina Del Rey, California, on Thursday. Sadly, when they arrived, the 62-year-old was already dead. The actor’s cause of death has not yet been released by his family. However, the news of his passing has sent shockwaves through the entertainment fraternity.

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Megan Thee Stallion Can't Believe She's Friends With Beyoncé, But Says Jay-Z Gives the 'Fun' Advice 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Thursday, December 10, 2020 9:27:00 AM

Megan Thee Stallion is friends with Beyoncé now. And Jay-Z. Yeah, even she can't believe it. On Wednesday night (Dec. 9) the Good News rapper sat down with Stephen Colbert on The Late Show to run down her hot girl year and describe what it feels like to have two of your heroes on speed dial, as well as how she embraced her early COVID-19 weight gain and turned it into a superpower on the single "Body."

"I don't think it really still has even hit me yet," Meg said about all the accolades she's received this year, including four Grammy nominations and being named one of Time magazine's 100 Most Influential People and GQ's rapper of the year. "But, like, when I talk to my grandma she makes me feel like, 'Wow, Megan, you're really doing a good job!' and I be like, 'You know what? My grandma says I'm doing good, so I must be doing something right!'"

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Bob Marley’s Guitar Sold For Over US$150K At Auction In California 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Tuesday, December 8, 2020 10:02:00 AM

​Bob Marley’s guitar continues to be some of the most saute after guitars in the world.

It’s been a stellar year for earnings for the Marley family, who are celebrating what would have been Bob Marley’s 75th birthday. They’ve released a series of inspirational videos on YouTube and recently the 1984 album “Legend” was Billboard’s best-selling reggae album of 2020. In yet another accomplishment for the Marley’s this year, one of Bob Marley’s guitars has been sold for an impressive US$153,600

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Cardi B Sends Warning To Offset Ahead Of Ashanti & Keyshia Cole’s Verzuz Battle 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Monday, December 7, 2020 8:21:00 AM

Cardi B is letting Offset know in advance what behavior is acceptable during the upcoming Verzuz battle between Keyshia Cole and Ashanti.

Come next Saturday, the Verzuz playground will finally have added a millennial presentation to their roster. While the increasingly popular music entertainment Livestream has aired several rounds so far with iconic members of the hip-hop and R&B community, most of the artists who have faced off so far dominated in the pre-2000s. With the next Verzuz battle set to feature Ashanti and Keyshia Cole, 90s babies like Cardi B feel like their time has finally come.

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Majah Hype’s Estranged Wife Says He Abused Her For Years In Tearful Tell-All 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Friday, December 4, 2020 8:18:00 AM

In a lengthy Instagram post, the wife of comedian Majah Hype alleges that she has been battered and abused by the comedian during their relationship. In her #WomenWednesday chat with her fans, she laid bare the shocking abuse allegations in an emotional speech.

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Drake, Future, NBA YoungBoy, Cardi B, Among Top YouTube Hits of 2020 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Wednesday, December 2, 2020 7:32:00 AM

​Drake and Future are, not surprisingly, among the top artistes on YouTube in 2020 following their massive hit, “Life Is Good.”

As this insane year draws to a close, music platforms are tallying up all the ways in which we currently assess success. This means counting digital streams as well as music video plays on YouTube, the most popular way of viewing videos these days. YouTube has already released its top 10 list for the year, and it appears that hip hop is continuing to dominate pop culture.

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Rihanna & Her Boo A$AP Rocky Enjoys Pandemic Date Night In NYC 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Tuesday, December 1, 2020 7:18:00 AM

Rihanna and her rapper boo A$AP Rocky enjoyed a night out in NYC as COVID-19 pandemic grips the city.

Rihanna and A$AP Rocky have once again got the rumor mill rolling about the nature of their relationship. Speculation about “are they or aren’t they” have followed the artists since Rihanna broke things off with her boyfriend of 3 years, Hassan Jameel.

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Megan Thee Stallion Drops ‘Good News’ Album, Violates Tory Lanez On “Shots Fired” 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Friday, November 27, 2020 7:59:00 AM

​Megan Thee Stallion’s new album Good News is now out and a new diss track is creating waves.

Megan Thee Stallion seems to be addressing the shooting incident with Tory Lanez in a new diss track released on her Good News album, although she doesn’t directly refer to him. This week, Lanez’s Attorney Shawn Holley failed to get the judge in the case to put a gag order on Megan, who she complained was speaking to the media about the incident, which could be prejudicial to Lanez and the upcoming trial. Instead, the judge granted a protective order against Lanez, which extends to banning him from using social media to attack or create space for his followers to attack the “WAP” rapper.

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Drake Says Grammys ‘No Longer Matter’, Questions Why Popcaan, Lil Baby Got Snubbed 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Thursday, November 26, 2020 10:21:00 AM

Drake has added his voice to the number of artistes who are reacting with dismay at the Grammys nominations.

Many notable artistes have been left off of the list, including those like The Weeknd, whose millions of fans reacted with shock and surprise at the Grammy selection. Now, Drake, a four-time Grammy award winner who has also received 44 nominations, is speaking out at the machinery that once was the most recognized and respected.

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Shaggy Featured On The Remake Of Christmas Classic “Feliz Navidad” 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Wednesday, November 25, 2020 8:02:00 AM

​Christmas is in the air, and few tracks welcome the season in the Caribbean, like the timeless classic “Feliz Navidad.” Now the celebrated tune is getting a facelift after 50 years, and it will feature Dancehall superstar Shaggy.

The release of the track, which will also commemorate its fifty-year anniversary, will feature both Shaggy and the original composer Jose Feliciano. He will be joining an all-star cast as Michael Bolton, and several other artists will feature on the remake. The tentative number given for the remix is 30 artists so far.

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Megan Thee Stallion’s Fashion Nova Line Rakes in $1.2 Million in 24 hours 

Posted by Ashley Wiltshire Tuesday, November 24, 2020 7:22:00 AM

​Megan Thee Stallion is another artist who has no trouble finding success in the year of the pandemic, 2020. Fresh off her latest accolade of being named GQ Magazine’s rapper of the year and gracing the cover of their magazine comes news that her collection with popular brand Fashionova has done extremely well.

According to reports, she’s been able to pull in $1.2 million in just 24 hours. That’s all based off her 106-piece collection which mainly features denim. Other fashion items featured in her line are luxe corset bodysuits and tops along with matching dresses. Everything is priced between $24.99 to $199.99 which shows how impressive raking in over a million dollars is.

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