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Drake Loves Sade So Much, He Got a Tattoo of Her Face

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  Drake has not been shy about his love for Sade, and now, he has a tattoo of her face.   Niki Norberg, a Swedish tattoo artist who has done two pieces for the rapper before, posted an Instagram photo of the new ink. The black-and-white portrait of Sade is signed “with love Sade x.” […]

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Suge Knight Back in Hospital Battling Blood Clots

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  Marion “Suge” Knight was hospitalized on Wednesday (March 22) with blood clots as he awaits trial on murder charges, according to multiple reports.   The Death Row Records co-founder was taken to Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center for treatment to a condition he’s apparently been dealing with for two years.     Knight, who remains […]

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Spice Girls’ Mel B Files for Divorce From Husband of 10 Years

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  Melanie “Mel B” Brown has reportedly filed for divorce from her husband, film producer and director Stephen Belafonte, after nearly a decade of marriage.   According to People, the Spice Girl and America’s Got Talent judge listed Dec. 28 as the date of separation on the divorce papers and requested joint legal and physical custody of […]

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Chance the Rapper Reaches Agreement in Child Support Case With Ex-Girlfriend

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  Chance the Rapper and his ex-girlfriend Kirsten Corley have reached an agreement in their child support case.   The two had originally agreed to a parenting plan in June 2016 for their now 18-month-old daughter, Kensli, that was dependent on them living together, the Chicago Tribune reports, but now they are in the process […]

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Wyclef Jean Hancuffed After Being Mistaken for Robbery Suspect

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  Early Tuesday morning (March 21), singer-songwriter Wyclef Jean was detained and briefly handcuffed by Los Angeles police after he was mistaken for a robbery suspect.   The New York Times reported that police approached Jean at a gas station near a studio he was recording in. After their swift encounter with Jean, they handcuffed him without any explanation. […]

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Rick Ross Details Rocky Relationship With Birdman, Asks Him to Pay All Producers on ‘Idols Become Rivals’

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  With Rick Ross‘ ninth album Rather You Than Me making its debut tomorrow (March 17), one track is making the rounds on the Internet thanks to leaks from the international releases.   On “Idols Become Rivals,” the MMG Bawse taps comedian Chris Rock for an LOL-worthy intro before getting deep about his relationship with Cash Money […]

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Chuck Berry, a Founding Father of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Dies at 90

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  Chuck Berry, the singer, songwriter and guitar great who practically defined rock music with his impeccably twangy hits “Maybellene,” “Roll Over Beethoven,” “Memphis,” “My Ding-a-Ling” and “Sweet Little Sixteen,” has died. He was 90.   The singer/songwriter, whose classic “Johnny B. Goode” was chosen by Carl Sagan to be included on the golden record of Earth Sounds and […]

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Donald Trump’s Lawyer Says Snoop Dogg ‘Owes the President an Apology’ for ‘Lavender’ Video

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  Donald Trump’s personal lawyer is the latest critic of Snoop Dogg‘s buzzy “Lavender” video. Attorney Michael Cohen spoke to TMZ Live on Tuesday (March 14), calling out the rapper for his latest visual offering, which shows him aiming a toy gun at a clown parody of the president.   “It’s totally disgraceful. Snoop owes the president an apology,” […]

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