LL Cool J Secretly Pays for Random Ladies’ Dinner

7 August, 2012 at 6:47 am

 

 

According TMZ, LL Cool J payed for a few ladies’ dinner at Mr. Chow’s last night. He was sitting on the table next to them and they hit it off talking and laughing. When the ladies asked for they check the server told them LL had payed for their dinner.

They weren’t actresses or supermodels they were normal ladies.

Dr. Dre Working on a TV Show Pilot

7 August, 2012 at 6:28 am

FX and Dr. Dre are currently working on a script for a new hour long TV drama. The project will explore the music industry in LA and how it interacts with the city’s underground criminals. Writer Sidney Quashie and Dre will executive produce, Daniel Schnider, of Dre’s shingle Crucial TV, and Brad Bertner will be co-exec producers.

 

Justin Bieber Believe Tour Dancer Auditions

6 August, 2012 at 7:10 am

 

Justin Bieber fans can audition to be a dancer on his Believe Tour by uploading videos of themselves dancing. The deadline is August 17th.

Here’s what you need to do:

1) Make a video of your dance. No rules, just show us your best moves in any style and why you’re passionate about dance.

2) Download the DS2DIO BELIEVE TOUR logo and put it in front of your video so we know to look out for it! Here’s the link:http://bit.ly/BELIEVEAUDITIONS

3) Title your video with #BELIEVETOURAUDITIONS and upload as a video response to this video.

The DEADLINE to do your video response is AUGUST 17, 2012 by 9PM PST (U.S. time). But don’t wait, the earlier you upload your video for us, the better!!!! Leggo!!!!

A BIG THANK YOU to @justinbieber and @scooterbraun for helping us change the way things are done in finding talent all around the world and being able to give possible opportunities to amazingly talented people!!!

American Idol: Nick Jonas Confirms He’s in Talks To Be a Judge

6 August, 2012 at 6:46 am

Nick Jonas has confirmed that he talking to “American Idol” about being a judge on the show. Nick tweeted, “The rumors are true. I am being considered to be a judge on ‘American Idol,’ and it would be a dram come true if it happens #NickonIdol.”

 

 

Drake is Graduating From High School this Summer

3 August, 2012 at 8:17 am

Drake announced that he will be getting his high school diploma this summer. He has topped the charts, and is a successful brand but he still wants to finish his high school degree staying, “I’m actually spending my summer graduating high school,” he told Toronto’s NOW Magazine. “That’s my main focus after OVO Fest. I only have one credit left, and I’m really excited about that.”

He will  headline the 3rd Annual OVO Festin Toronto on Sunday with guests A$AP Rocky, 2 Chainz, and The Weeknd.

Top 10 Highest Paid DJs

3 August, 2012 at 7:38 am

Forbe’s put out the list of highest paid Djs check out the who came in at #1:

Jackson Family Update: Katherine was Tricked into Going to Tucson

3 August, 2012 at 6:57 am

Katherine Jackson filed a declaration in court stating that she was tricked into going to Tucson last month, and was blocked from speaking to her grandchildren, Paris, Prince, and Blanket.

According to TMZ, the papers state that Katherine thought she was going to New Mexico to watch her sons’ concert, but on July 14th, a doctor she thought was sent my her long time physician showed up to her house and told her it was better for her to take a plane instead. When she landed she was Tucson.

When she got to the resort,she says her phone and iPad were taken away, her in-room telephone was disconnected, and her TV was also shut off. When Katherine asked about the grandchildren, she was told “they were fine.” In fact, she says she didn’t know she had been reported missing and her grandkids were trying to contact her.

 

Twilight Affair Update: Kristen is Forbidden from Appearing at Rob’s “Cosmopolis” Premiere

3 August, 2012 at 6:45 am

Radaronline.com is reporting that Kristen Steward is not allowed to show up to Robert Pattinson’s Cosmopolis NYC movie Premiere. Security has been told to keep Kristen away from the movie premiere and the after party.  Insiders tell RadarOnline.com,  “Despite the fact Robert and Kristen have been communicating by cell phone, she will not be at the Cosmopolis New York premiere,” a source said.

“Security was briefed and they were told that Kristen is not allowed anywhere near the red carpet or the after party.

“The decision was made because Robert just doesn’t want to see her. There were fears that she could use it as a chance to talk to him in person and that sort of drama is not wanted at the premiere.”

 

Snopp Dogg Wants to Judge American Idol

3 August, 2012 at 6:29 am

According to TMZ, Snopp Dogg now wants to be a judge on American Idol. During an interview this week, Snoop or Snoop Lion — reportedly said, “I’ll do ‘American Idol'”

“Idol” spokesman Neil Schubert would not comment on whether Snoop was being considered to fill the empty seat.

Is Katy Perry Dating John Mayer???

2 August, 2012 at 7:36 am

Katy Perry and John Mayer were seen leaving Chateau Marmont hotel in West Hollywood together last night.  They were seen holding hands and sneaking some kisses at dinner. Check out the video of them leaving the hotel below…Thank you TMZ

Twilight Affair Update: Rob is Hiding Out in Ojai, CA

2 August, 2012 at 7:11 am

Robert Pattinson is hiding out at Reese Witherspoon’s Ranch in Ojai, California. Robert and Reese both starred in “Water for Elephants” and as soon as Kristen Steward cheating pics were released, Reese offered him to stay at her ranch (US Weekly). Reese and here husband use the ranch as a vacation spot. RadarOnline.com is reporting that Rob and Kristen are speaking again. A source says, “Rob just isn’t going to be able to get beyond the cheating, one time or not.”

Rob and Kristen will have to come to some kind of agreement soon, because the last “Twilight” movies will be released in November, and there will be a lot of promotional events they will have to interact in.

Jackson Family Update: Jermaine Wants Peace

2 August, 2012 at 6:49 am

Jermaine Jackson issued a statement recently saying he wants peace and said , “Enough has become enough.”

“Yesterday, I had a phone call with my son Jaafar that broke my heart. He asked, ‘Is it true that we cannot visit grandmother’s house as a family anymore?'” Jermaine said. “After much soul-searching, it is clearly time for us to live by Michael’s words about love not war. In this spirit, I offer this statement by way of extending an olive-branch. Accordingly, I rescind my signature from the letter which was sent to the estate, and which should never have gone public.”

He adds that “the way to address such matters is through the proper channels and via a private dialogue, not public conflict.”

He wants the family to resolve problems privately by saying, “Mistakes have been made and irrational things have been said on both sides in a highly-charged emotional environment,” he adds. “It is time for us all to draw a line in the same and move towards peace, cooperation, love and healing. I truly hope that we can find it in our heats to do so. Because above and beyond anything else, what matters…is family.”

Snoop Dogg Changes His Name to Snoop Lion

1 August, 2012 at 6:39 am

On Monday Snoop Dogg issued a press conference to announce that he will officially change his name to Snoop Lion for his new reggae album Reincarnated“La La La,”  is the first single from Reincarnated, listen to it below, was the track that finally convinced Dr. Dre that Snoop was serious about the album.

Snoop told MTV News, “He would see me come to rehearsals with all of my Rastafari, my gear, my hair, my look. He was just peeping me out, and I let him know I was doing a reggae project and working on the album and whatnot, but he didn’t really understand it until ‘La La La’ came out.”

Snoop admitted he was tired of rap and just wanted to try something else. He went to visit Jamaica, after the blessing  from Bob Marley’s family and  he recorded the new LP after he got a blessing. He added “Now he understands that I’m fully with it and I’m all in it to win it,” Snoop said that Dre. “So he gets it, and I got his support. He just didn’t understand it because I didn’t explain it to him. I wasn’t tryna keep it a secret; it just wasn’t time to unveil until now.”

 

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Top 20 Richest Rappers Alive

31 July, 2012 at 7:43 am

CelebrityNetWorth.com released a list of The 20 Richest Rappers Alive. Most of the rappers on the list made more money in outside ventures than they did in music. This includes clothing lines, sponsorships, investments, and owning their own record labels. Here is the list and the estimated net worth.

 

20. Rick Ross – Net Worth  $25 Million
19. Tie between T-Pain and T.I – Net Worth $30 Million
18. Nelly – Net Worth $55 Million
17.  Busta Rhymes – Net Worth $60 Million
16. Ludacris – Net Worth $65 Million
15.  Beastie Boys – Net Worth $75 Million Each
14. Timbaland – Net Worth $75 Million
13.  Pharrell Williams – Net Worth $77.5 Million
12.  Tie between LL Cool J and Akon – Net Worth $80 Million
11.  Kanye West – Net Worth $90 Million
10.  Lil Wayne – Net Worth $95 Million
09.  Ice Cube – Net Worth $100 Million
08.  Snoop Dogg – Net Worth $110 Million
07.  Birdman – Net Worth $115 Million
06.  Eminem – Net Worth $120 Million
05.  50 Cent – Net Worth $250 Million
04.  Dr. Dre – Net Worth $260 Million
03.  Master P – Net Worth $350 Million
02.  Jay-Z – Net Worth $475 Million
01.  Diddy – Net Worth $500 Million

2012 MTV VMA Nominations Released

31 July, 2012 at 7:05 am

The MTV VMA Nominations were released today and its no surprise that Drake, Rihanna, and Katy Perry are leading the way. New acts like Wanted, Carly Rae Jepsen, A$AP Rocky, Frank Ocean and Gotye are also nominated. Other noticeable artists nominated: Kanye West, Justin Bieber, Usher, Maroon 5, Linkin Park and Coldplay. Check out the full list below

 

The full List of 2012 MTV Video Music Awards Nominees:

Flesh-N-Bone’s Daughter is Reported Missing

31 July, 2012 at 6:22 am

Bone Thugs N Harmony rapper, Flesh-N-Bone’s daughter has reported his teenage daughter missing, according to TMZ. They learned from San Bernardino County Sheriff,  15-year-old Monica Howse was last seen 7 days ago after she was dropped off for work at the Taco Bell in Big Bear Lake. After her shift was over she did not return home and her family reported her missing. Police believe she is with a 23-year-old Hispanic male named Alberto Silva Sanchez. Sanchez is reported to be driving a 1997 black Ford F150 with Kansas plates.  If you have any information please contact the Detective’s Bureau of the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station at (909) 866-0100.

Pharrell Williams In Talks To Become American Idol Judge

31 July, 2012 at 6:01 am

One of the most talented artist/producer in music is currently in talks to be the new judge of American Idol, Pharrell William. According to US Weekly, Pharrell is currently negotiating the terms of his contract. A source tells US Weekly, Everything is looking good, but they’re still working out details.” Pharrell has produced hit tracks for Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake and Gwen Stefani, Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, Ludacris, Busta Rhymes, Lupe Fiasco, Clipse and many other Hip-Hop acts. Do you guys think he will be a good addition to American Idol?

Toby Keith Says No to Being a Judge on”American Idol”

30 July, 2012 at 7:30 am

Toby Keith did an interview admitting he turned down an offer to be a judge on “American Idol,” according to Examiner.com. He apparently was offered Steven Tyler’s job earlier this month, but he turned it down because he couldn’t take much time off from his career. It looks like Idol wants to bring on a country superstar, because last week we heard rumors that they were “seriously considering” bringing on Brad Paisley.

Paris Hilton and Chris Brown an Item???

30 July, 2012 at 7:10 am

 Chris Brown and Paris Hilton were spotted partying together in France last week, and now rumors say she has her sights set on him. Don’t forget Chris still has a girlfriend, model Karrueche Tran, and don’t forget about the rumors he and Rihanna are rekindling romance. But Paris supposedly has a plan to keep him all to herself. A source tells Radaronline.com “Paris thinks Chris Brown is hot and really wants to hook up with him. She likes bad boys, and he is bad to the bone.” The source adds, “Paris has been pretending to be Karreuche’s BFF and Karrueche is loving the attention. She knows how to use and manipulate other people to get what she wants.” Paris  posted some pics of her and Chris on website.

Snoop Dogg Banned in Norway

30 July, 2012 at 6:49 am

Snoop Dogg has been banned to enter the country of Norway for the next two years following his arrest in June 2012 for trying to enter the country with marijuana. Authorities found eight grams of marijuana on Snoop and about $38,000 of undeclared cash. He was fined $8,600. But he was also banned from entering the country for two years. Snopp released a statement saying, “[Snoop] can live with the decision.”