After Vernon Turner (aka Mr. Malik Yoba) was killed off of Empire, rumors quickly starting circulating the internet that he may have been fired for having a bad drug problem. Malik wanted to clear up those allegations that was made by The Inquisitr (based in Thailand). He called in to TMZ and had this to say. Check out the video below. All I can say is people are so quick to believe everything blog sites post do your own research and you be the judge.
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Darius McCrary who is best known for his role as Eddie Winslow on “Family Matters,” was arrested on Wednesday for failing to pay his child support. The 38 year old actor appeared in Oakland County family court where a judge gave him two options: pay his back child support in the amount of $5,500 or sit in jail for 14 days. Of course Darius paid the $5,500 and was released from jail a short time after. Let’s hope he continues to pay his child support so he can remain a free man and focus on his acting career.
Originally from Cincinnati, OH, Justin Ruff is an up-and-coming R&B artist currently based in Chicago, IL. Bridging the gap between old school and today’s mainstream music, Justin offers a refreshing detour from the current state of R&B. His talent has garnered the attention of SoulTrain.com, ABC Windy City LIVE and Chicago’s #1 radio station WGCI 107.5, to name a few; he is well on his way to becoming a household name. Check out more on Justin Ruff at http://www.justinruffmusic.com/
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RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia State Del. Joe Morrissey (I – 74th) officially announced Wednesday his plan to run for the 16th state Senate District Democratic nomination, which by law will require him to vacate the House seat he now holds through a recent special election that cost taxpayers $54,000. WTVR CBS 6 political reporter Joe St. George first broke news of Morrissey’s run on Saturday.
Morrissey, at the urging of Democractic lawmakers, had resigned the seat he held since 2007 and then announced a run as an Independent. He won January’s special election with more than 44% of votes.
“I have been told I represent a unique brand of politics,” Morrissey said at the press conference, and he acknowledged recent legal woes that led him to serve a stint in jail while maintaining his legislative role. He challenged the media to also report on his politics, not…
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The internet been going crazy today after word got out that 2 Chainz is now the new CEO of the Atlanta Hawks, but is he really the new CEO? Back in January the Atlanta Hawks started the process of looking for new ownership but for now co-owner and CEO Steve Koonin is still overseeing the day-to-day operations of the team. So what is all the 2 Chainz hype all about you ask. Well the Georgia native is set to perform at the Hawks’ game against the Miami Heat on March 27, and he’s expanded his role with the organization leading up to Friday’s game. Check out the video below
Atlanta rapper Rich Homie Quan is wanted for questioning in Miami, after he assaulted a club bouncer for denying him entry into a night club early Monday morning. According to a police report, the 25-year-old rapper who is best known for his radio hit “Type of Way,” tried to enter LIV at the Fontainebleau with his entourage through a back VIP door. They was then informed by a security guard that the club had reached it’s capacity and was denied entry. Richie Homie Quan then started name dropping saying he was with Flo Rida and reportedly threatening to rush through the VIP entrance. According to sources Rich Homie Quan was heard screaming “I’m Rich Homie Quan and I’m a rich millionaire, B***h. I’m coming through these doors. I’m with Flo Rida,”. The security guard, Christian Cajigas, told police that Rich Homie Quan landed at least two punches to his face, and stated that some of his entourage joined in causing him to have a busted nose and bloodied lip. Rich Homie Quan and his people ran before the police arrived leaving in a speedboat.