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Last month Diddy and a group of investors submitted a $200 million bid for The Fuse channel to help expand Diddy’s Revolt Music Network. However, the station was awarded to his ex-girlfriend Jennifer Lopez. Jennifer Lopez’s NuvoTV, a network marketed to the Latino demographic, was awarded the station after submitting a $226 million in cash and 15 percent equity stake in the combined Fuse and NuvoTV Network,

The Game is currently under investigation for a recent domestic violence incident in which he allegedly beat ex-fiance Tiffney Cambridge’s face to a pulp during an argument. The Game sent this message to the public after news of the incident broke, claiming that the allegations are false and that “the truth” about what really happened will soon come to light.

According to the Miami Herald,Trick Daddy was arrested by Broward County Sheriff's deputies. He was charged with multiple felonies including cocaine possession and possession of a loaded firearm. He was also charged with driving with a suspended license. Trick Daddy also suffers from lupus but has refused treatment due to the side effects of treatment drugs

Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o’s breakout year just keeps getting better. The 31-year-old actress is the new face of Lancôme cosmetics, becoming the first black ambassador for the French luxury brand. “I am truly honored to join the Maison Lancôme, a brand with such a prestigious history that I have always loved. I am particularly proud to represent its unique vision for women and the idea that beauty should not be dictated, but should instead be an expression of a woman’s freedom to be herself,” Nyong’o said in a statement.

Kandi Burruss is officially a housewife! On Friday (April 4th), the Real Housewives of Atlanta star tied the knot with fiance, Todd Tucker. The private ceremony, went down in Atlanta, and was filmed for her upcoming reality show on Bravo and Mama Joyce was in the building. New Edition (with the exception of Bobby Brown) and Doug E Fresh performed at the reception. Kandi’s bridesmaids included a few of her celebrity friends including singer Fantasia, Tameka ‘Tiny’ Cottles, Love & Hip Hop Atlanta’s Rasheeda and her RHOA cast mate, Phaedra Parks. Rasheeda’s husband, Kirk Frost, was one of Todd’s groomsmen. Cast mates were in attendance, with the exception of NeNe Leakes.

Sources claim the sales reps at Bergdorf Goodman are terrified of Beyonce because one of them asked for a picture once and Beyonce got them fired. Click here for the
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Nick Cannon got booed while trying to film a segment for America's Got Talent during half-time at a Knicks game in Madison Square Garden.

Top model Chanel Iman is secretly engaged to rapper A$AP Rocky, sources exclusively tell Page Six. We are told that while she happily accepted his proposal, the pair are keeping it quiet for the moment. Iman was spotted without an engagement ring at Montblanc’s celebration of the 90th anniversary of their Meisterstück line of pens at Guastavino’s. She mingled with guests Edward Norton, Rosario Dawson, Sebastian Stan and Alek Wek, and Montblanc’s Jérôme Lambert. If true, congrats! They make such a cute couple!

Naomi Campbell is now  reportedly dating 12 Years A Slave hottie Michael Fassbender.The two were allegedly seen openly kissing and canoodling at a restaurant with the paper reporting the pair went public with their relationship after they had secretly met up at hotspot Coya on Tuesday in London's upmarket Mayfair district.

Eva the diva obtained a restraining order against her baby daddy Kevin McCall claiming he went crazy during an argument and chased her around their home, trying to take their 2-month-old daughter. Eva claims Kevin kicked down 4 doors during his rampage and even threatened to punch her.

Mama Joyce tells “Too Fab” "I got a little pissed at the bridegroom the night before this wedding," Joyce reveals. "He kind of held up on signing the prenup and didn't come to the rehearsal dinner because he didn't want to sign it." "His mom said she didn't see no reason for him to have to sign because they were in love. He was the one who didn't have a damn thing, but that's another story," she says. "But from what I understand, he did sign." Joyce also says she's working on a tell-all book, which will likely include some additional details about Kandi's big day.

Producers of the film have been searching for someone to play the late singer, and supposedly Bria Murphy, the daughter of Eddie and Nicole Murphy, is one of the actresses up for the role. In an interview with Sister2Sister magazine, noted casting director Lamont Pete said that producers are looking for a fresh face. “There were so many rumors about Ciara or Solange Knowles [playing Aaliyah], but this is one of those situations where we are going to see someone who we have never seen before,” he shared. Drew Sidora, who most recently portrayed Tionne 'T-Boz' Watkins in VH1's 2013 made for TV movie Craxy, Sexy, Cool: The TLC Story, is also reportedly on the short list of prospects up for the role.

More than 105 potential guests have already declined to attend the wedding responding “No” to Kim’s Save The Date. Among the nonattendees are a number of Kanye’s celebrity acquaintances, who likely don’t want to be affiliated with a Keeping Up with the Kardashian’s special. “Robin Thicke, Jerad Leto, Jonah Hill, Anna Wintour, Oprah Winfrey, Will and Jada Pinkett Smith, Prince, Karl Lagerfeld, Barack and Michelle Obama and Beyonce and Jay Z have all said they won’t be coming,” the insider dishes. “Kanye knows that the Kardashians are hated, but he really thought his friends and associates would attend for his sake.” Star Magazine is responsible for this tea, lol.

Kordell Stewart not only walked away from his marriage with ex-wife Porsha Williams without having to give up any money, he will also be living a child support free life when it comes to his baby mama! According to court papers obtained by RadarOnline.com, The two have finally settled on a mutual agreement of joint custody with Kordell maintaining primary physical custody. Neither party will be required to pay child support, though the site points out that the ex-NFL player earns $16,942 a month, while LaeTania earns about $6,000 per month.

R&B singer Joe is speaking out against R. Kelly, claiming R.Kelly once tried to sabotage his career. Joe alleges the problems began back in the day when Kelly said he wouldn’t work with people who played Joe’s music. Click here to see the 
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Minnesota Timberwolves forward Dante Cunningham was arrested Sunday. This is his second arrest in less than a week after turning himself in amid accusations that he'd made "terrorist threats" via text message to a woman with whom he lived after he had been charged with attempting to strangle her in their Medina, Minn., home.

According to TMZ.com, shortly after Mase filed his divorce papers, Twyla went to a San Diego court and filed for legal separation from the rapper and pastor. Since then, Mase has renewed his original plans by demanding a divorce. In his papers he says the two have actually been separated since May 2012. Both Mase and Twyla are competing for physical custody of their two children.

Page Six is reporting Vogue’s controversial issue with Kanye West and Kim Kardashian on its cover is on track to sell 300,000 to 400,000 copies, putting it on par with top-selling issues with Beyoncé and First Lady Michelle Obama. Beyoncé’s March 2013 cover sold about 355,000 copies, while Obama’s the next month sold just under 300,000.A Vogue rep said, “[We] never comment on sales figures.”

TMZ is reporting that the entire cast of Bravo’s “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” (minus one) is threatening to quit the series if Porsha Williams is kicked off the show because of her fight with Kenya Moore during the reunion special. The one holdout, of course, is Kenya Moore. We all know these ladies will be back next season, so stop your ish!

The Los Angeles Times reports that BET Centric has picked up “Single Ladies” for season 4. Queen Latifah’s Flavor Unit is creating new episodes for Centric as part of a new deal with the network. Flavor Unit will also create other original shows for Centric and the network will air reruns of “The Queen Latifah Show” in prime time. I know my girl LisaRaye is happy!

Sleek Audio sued 50 Cent last year after a planned deal to market headphones for 50 fell through. After investing more than $1 million in Sleek to start his line, 50 then produced another set of headphones with a different company. Sleek was stunned to discover the headphones, Sync by 50, were “basically the same design as the model they had developed. A judge agreed with Sleek Audio and ordered 50 to pay $16.1 million.

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West may have to reschedule their Parisian wedding next month after discovering the French law requires a 40-day residency before they can get married in the country.

Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta” will be returning to our TVs with the season 3 premiere airing May 5th! Stevie J, Joseline Hernandez, Mimi Faust, Lil Scrappy, Erica Dixon, Benzino, Karlie Redd, Rasheeda and Kirk Frost are all expected to return .There’s also a reported new cast member, rapper Young Joc, who confirmed on “106 & Park” that he would be joining the show as Karlie Redd's new boy toy.

Bobby Brown has been given the green light to pursue legal action against the National Enquirer over allegations they printed suggesting he was involved in an affair with his ex-wife Whitney Houston prior to her death.

There has been some rumors about Lil Wayne signing the first openly gay hip-hop artist to his label and now Mack Maine has taken to Twitter to tell the truth.

Last week, 2 Chainz got hit with felony drug charges after getting caught at LAX with Promethazine in his luggage. 2 Chainz appeared briefly in an L.A. court for his arraignment yesterday, pleading not guilty to one count of felony drug possession. 2 Chainz faces 3 years if convicted.

Jamie Foxx hoping to reconcile with estranged parents after they abandoned him as an infant. "We're trying to learn [about] each other," the actor told Britain's The Sunday Times. "The one thing I think is great is she's in the same house, because you realize certain things that you missed when you were growing up, like, 'Oh, I do that because of that,' or 'Oh, I do this because of this."

According to Star Magazine reports, Naya Rivera and Big Sean are rethinking their fast track to the altar. Naya Rivera from Glee has put all wedding plans on hold because Big Sean has admitted to being unfaithful. Insiders tell Star that after the 26-year-old popped the question in October, his playboy ways did not subside, and he suddenly got cold feet. “It was too much, too fast for him,” a source spills. Naya is accusing Big Sean of stealing expensive jewelry from her house. Sources close to the couple tell TMZ the cheating rumors are 100% false and that Sean actually made the decision to call of the wedding weeks ago. We're told he thought Naya was too controlling and too jealous of the women he worked with and met on tour.

Word on the curb is that Draya quit "Basketball Wives LA" because she did not want to go on a trip to France with the rest of the cast and that she is tired of all the drama. Rumors were swirling that there was bad blood between Draya and the show’s executive producer, Shaunie O’Neal, but the model shut down those claims and thanked Shaunie for giving her the opportunity.

Yesterday rumors spread that Kandi was horrified after her bridesmaid Fantasia made a vulgar toast during her wedding to Todd. Kandi's reps tell TMZ that Kandi thought the toast was hilarious and that nothing could ever come between her and Fantasia.“Fantasia started by saying, ‘Kandi, you are my m*therf**kin’ friend and I love you,’” the source told the Enquirer. “Then she called Kandi the ‘realest b*tch I know’ and rambled on about her big butt. Hilarious!

Chris Brown’s modeling agency Legendary Faces is being threatened with legal action because they are allegedly using a model’s photo to promote their company without paying the woman.

French Montana’s estranged wife is advising her husband’s rumored new girlfriend Khole Kardashian “to be careful.” In an interview with Life & Style, Deen Kharbouch states that “things aren’t what they seem” when it comes to her rapper husband. She and French, whose real name is Karim Kharbouch married in 2007, but have been separated since 2012. Deen claims that the Coke Boy rapper left her and their four-year-old son Kruz high and dry when he made it big. “He and I worked together to put him where he is,” Deen told Life & Style. “As soon as he popped, it was as if Kruz and I didn’t exist. He practically abandoned us.” She also claims that her estranged husband barely sees their son, even though she receives $7,000 in child support a month in child support.

Oxygen recently announced that T.I. is set to executive produce a new reality series for their network titled “Sisterhood of Hip Hop”. A brief description of the series provided by Oxygen reads: “With Grammy-Award winning recording artist T.I. as Executive Producer, this powerful and uplifting series follows the next generation of female hip-hop artists Siya, Nyemiah Supreme, Diamond, Brianna Perry and Bia as they live, love and work towards their dream of becoming the next big breakout star, which has always been a man’s game and these ladies are rewriting the rules of the music scene.

According to the YBF, in the latest episode of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Porsha recorded the single "Perfectly Worthless." The song's producer, Pierre Medor, is claiming Porsha stole the song from him after a trial test. In a letter to the YBF, Medor's rep says that he sent her the track but wasn't a fan of her version. He also claims that Porsha was aware that he didn't like her version but shot the scene anyway for the show. Porsha Williams is adamant that she didn’t steal “Perfectly Worthless,” despite what the producer of the song said yesterday.Porsha tells TMZ that Medor not only signed a waiver with Bravo for his appearance on the show, but he sent her rep a text message saying he liked hearing his song on the show. The text to Porsha’s rep reads, “It’s cool. It was a good look! Now we need to get a record done.”

Ludacris’ child support battle isn’t turning out in his favor at all. Despite being ordered to pay $10k per month in child support, a judge has now ordered Luda to pay $35K towards Tamika Fuller’s, the mother of his child, legal fees and has denied his motion for full custody.

Jeron Artest, 13, won a coveted spot at the prestigious Poly Prep Country Day School for the 2014-15 school year but Metta World Peace reneged on a promise to pay the $38,355 tuition, according to mom Jennifer Palma’s suit in Manhattan Family Court. Metta World Peace “dangles our son’s high-school education in front of me and uses his money to control and manipulate me to the detriment of our son,” gripes the baby mama in court papers. She says Jeron, an honors student who shares his dad’s athletic talents, would be “devastated” if he couldn’t enroll at Poly Prep. Her attorney, Michael Stutman, says World Peace, 34, made $9 million last year. The Knicks bought out his $3.2 million contract in February. “He can certainly afford to send our son to private school,” Palma, 34, says in the suit, filed April 8. Thanks for the tea NY Post!

Naya Rivera and Big Sean were reportedly in couples therapy before he called off their engagement. According to TMZ, the pair tried to work out their issues in counseling, but the sessions only made Sean realize he wanted out of their relationship. Sources tell TMZ that the Glee star was controlling to the point she threatened to ruin Big Sean’s career “If you don’t listen to what I say.”

Chris Brown is no longer in solitary and is moving around in general population at a new jail facility in the Washington, DC area.Chris has been placed in limited general population with no restrictions meaning he gets to enjoy all the amenities of the facility, including, daily showers, television time, library, and exercise.

Master P and his children respond to Sonya Miller’s accusations that Master P abducted his children. In a video that has been reportedly shot at Sonya Miller’s residence, Master P and his children state that he did not abduct them as their mother has claimed.

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