Promising actress and singer, Naturi Naughton, is gearing up for a role in the upcoming film, The Wolverine. The original member of 2000s girl group, 3LW, will play “Cecilia Reyes” in the X-Men Origins: Wolverine’s spin-off, who is a former X-Men member and doctor and possesses her own super powers.
In the sequel, “Wolverine” travels to Japan to train with a samurai warrior.
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In a nasty turn of events, Young Money‘s infectious hit “Bedrock” is seeing the popular crew’s bosses getting sued for $15 million. Done Deal Enterprises, based in Waynesboro, Georgia, filed a lawsuit against Lil’ Wayne, Young Money Records, and Cash Money Records.
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One of music’s hardest workers, Beyoncé, is ready to get up close and personal with fans. The “Best Thing I Never Had” singer is prepping an intimate set to perform tunes from her critically acclaimed fourth album, 4.
Beyoncé will take the stage at New York’s famed Roseland Ballroom for four nights of special performances this month. The set on each night of the 4 Intimate Nights With Beyoncé concerts will be the entire collection of her critically acclaimed album, 4
For these four special nights, August 14, 16, 18 and 19, Beyoncé will perform her new songs to a standing room only audience.
Somebody on her team has an ear out on the streets because fans have been hoping for a concert of some sort for this album that thickens the bond between Bey and her loyal fans. I was thinking more along the lines of MTV’s: Unplugged, but who else, but Beyoncé to create her own platform.
R&B’s comeback kid Kelly Rowland dazzles in the trailer for The X Factor (UK). She will serve as jude alongside Louis Walsh, Gary Barlow and Tulisa Contostavlos.
The 30-year-old is riding high off the success of her latest release, Here I Am. In a recent phone interview, she said:
“I wanted this record to be a statement for me. Every song was showing every side of me from a personal side on ‘Heaven on Earth’ to a more sensual side with songs like ‘Motivation,’ ” Rowland said. “For me, it was more so about making that statement of ‘Here I Am.’ ” [LA Times]
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Reigning queen of pop Lady Gaga unveiled the single cover for “Yoü And I,” the fourth single lifted from the platinum-certified Born This Way, on Twitter. The cover features male model Jo Calderone – Gaga’s male alter-ego.
In an interview with MSNBC, Gaga revealed the song “was written about the most important person [she] ever met.” This person was her ex-boyfriend Lüc Carl, who she later reconciled with.
What do you think of the androgynous cover?
Budding rapper, Big Sean, was arrested for sexual assault Thursday night at Artpark State Park in Lewiston, New York and charged with misdemeanor counts of forcible touching, unlawful imprisonment, and sex abuse. Big Sean was at the venue for a show with fellow rapper, Wiz Khalifa.
The police received the complaint around 9:50 p.m and Sean Anderson, the rapper’s full name, along with another man, Willie Hansbro were issued appearance tickets and released on $500 bail. The two are scheduled to appear in Niagara County Court in Lewiston, New York, on September 6. Read More
Brandy Norwood made headlines, broke records and gained an immense following of loyal supporters when she first hit the scene in the mid-90s as the young, but vocally superior “It” girl. She showed that she could do all the things by topping charts, grabbing endorsements, landing film roles and even starring in her television sitcom during her reign.
Norwood may be cooking up a formula that is sure to solidify her name as one of Pop and R&B’s biggest acts in coming months.
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There’s no doubt that Teairra Mari works like she’s never seen a record deal. There’s something so underground about her approach to the industry, but the material she chooses to release isn’t always the best representation of her gift of vocal know-how.
Mari and one of R&B’s staple producers, Rico Love, have hyped this track for a few months now. It’s called “That’s All Me” and samples “It’s All About the Benjamins”, a ’97 Puff Daddy & The Family track.
The track has a top-down in a summer daze type of feel and sees Rico Love delivering rhymes to assist Teairra’s vocals.
“So if you give it to me babe, just know I play for keeps/ she ain’t never gonna get none of your love..so you better tell her baby, that that’s all me”
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