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The Last Word: Precious and Weight Loss, Todd Bridges Kills Willis, Karrine Steffans Divorced!

What’s good , good Wordists? It’s been a news-filled week with President Obama postponing a trip overseas to make one last push for health care reform, Tiger Woods announces his return to golf at this year’s Masters on April 8, Michael Jordan makes it official as the new owner of the Charlotte Bobcats and the Red… Read more »

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IYAZ – 11 Million Views And Running

 In case 11 million youtube views weren’t enough…the interview begins after “Replay.”     As the newest addition to Beluga Heights Records, IYAZ is following in the footsteps of Sean Kingston to become one of the Caribbean’s greatest musical exports.  With the release of “Replay,” Keidran Jones has experienced chart-topping success in Australia, Britain and… Read more »

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The Last Word: Michael Jackson’s BK Spot Gets Immortality! Another Quincy Jones Remake! Sober Morgan!

What’s good everybody? Another week has come, another week has gone.  The Chinese government strongly disapproving of the Dalai Lama’s visit with President Obama, Tiger Woods resurfacing to issue his first public statement three months after news broke of his infidelity, a man in Texas crashing his plane and killing and injuring people over an… Read more »

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The Last Word: Will Smith For Pres? Chris Brown’s V-Day! John Legend’s Wait.

  How is everything, everybody? We made it through another week. So what came out of it? Well, there was the group of American missionaries that were charged Thursday (Feb. 4) with kidnapping and conspiracy for trying to take 33 children out of Haiti, Oscar nominations being announced, James Cameron’s Avatar surpassing Titanic to become… Read more »

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Tricky Stewart: The Star Maker

Over the past decade, Christopher Stewart produced several of the industry’s biggest hits: “Umbrella” (Rihanna), “Single Ladies” (Beyonce), “I Look to You” (Whitney Houston) and “Touch My Body” (Mariah Carey). To date, his production talents are responsible for the sale of more than 25 million records. As the co-founder of RedZone Entertainment, “Tricky” has established… Read more »

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The Last Word: Beyonce Kills Sasha Fierce, A New “We Are The World,” Don’t Diss Michelle Obama,

How’s the life folks? Things continue to be all over the place with aftershocks in Haiti, a Republican occupying the Senate seat formerly held by the late Ted Kennedy, the one-year anniversary of President Obama’s inauguration, John Edwards finally admitting he’s the biological father of his former mistress’ daughter and the Supreme Court overturning federal… Read more »

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The Last Word: Kelis Ethers PETA, Gary Coleman’s Peen Probs, Jill Scott Returns!

  What’s the word, smart people? I can’t even say it’s been an uninteresting five days. A lot has happened since I last checked in. From hundreds of thousands of people dead or wounded amid that devastating earthquake in Haiti to Mark McGwire finally admitting to using steroids to Simon Cowell leaving American Idol after… Read more »

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Teddy Pendergrass’ Greatest Hits

Beloved R&B singer Teddy Pendergrass died Wednesday, Jan. 13, at Bryn Mawr Hospital in Philadelphia. He was 59 years old. The survivor of a 1982 car accident, Pendergrass was paralyzed from the waist down but continued his career, which began with Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes. As a solo artist he recorded many classics… Read more »

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The 2009 Chronicles: Emotional Musical Rollercoaster Part 2

Rebellion “The 2009 Chronicles: Emotional Musical Rollercoaster” continues as AllHipHop Alternatives recaps the tumultuous year in R&B. We pick up with the death of Michael Jackson, a loss that eclipsed about everything that happened in entertainment. For part 1, which examines Chris and Rihanna, click here. Death of an IconWhere were you on June 25… Read more »

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The 2009 Chronicles: Emotional Musical Rollercoaster

What a difference a year makes.  Within the confines of 365 days, a couple’s personal drama dominated headlines, a former group member became the target of child molestation allegations, three singing legends reintroduced themselves to music fans and a pop king took a permanent leave of absence. The year: 2009. Incredible highs. Devastating lows. All… Read more »

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Sneak Peek: Sade’s Soldier of Love

Vibe.com got an exclusive peek at Sade’s new album Soldier of Love. Here is how the magnificent event transpired. Few recording artists in the time of continuing shrinking record distribution, digital music downloads, and a never-ending recession, would receive the posh red carpet roll-out exhibited last night (Dec. 14) at New York’s historic Lincoln Center…. Read more »

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The Last Word: 50 Wants Susan Boyle, R. Kelly’s Book Comes, Rihanna’s Lethal Lesbian

How’s life everybody? Feel a little bit under the weather and Tiger Woods and golf’s freaky other side gets exposed, the health care reform issue makes strides, Obama sets the stage for 30,000 more troops to occupy Afghanistan with an exit strategy, cold weather grips much of the country, leaders assemble for the U.N. climate… Read more »

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The Last Word: Sade’s Still Sexy! Mariah Gets Acting Props! Ashanti Beats Recession!

What’s up everybody? It’s been a short but good week as we digest Allen Iverson announcing his retirement from basketball on Wednesday (Nov. 25), Adam Lambert’s S&M themed performance at the American Music Awards and the avalanche of Christmas shoppers who are invading stores right now on this Black Friday.   Shout out to Lady… Read more »

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The Last Word: Terrence Howard, Jennifer Hudson as Winnie Mandela, Tyler Perry Gets Paid and more!

What’s up everybody? The end of another week is here and it’s been pretty slow with Thanksgiving around the corner. Among the highlights: Obama travels to China for international business, murder and rape charges on the way for the guy police say killed 5-year-old Shaniya Davis as well as other charges for the girl’s mother,… Read more »

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The Last Word: Men Want Rihanna To Tell The Truth! T-Boz Has Swine Flu! Beyonce Goes to Court!

What’s going on news makers? Another week has past and the world keeps spinning with the DC sniper, John Allen Muhammad getting executed, NBA legend Kareem Abdul Jabar revealing his battle with chronic myeloid leukemia nearly a year after being diagnosed and Taylor Swift winning big at this year’s CMAs.   Shout out to all… Read more »

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I Am Sean Garrett…Hit Maker!

“Songwriter, producer and entertainer—Period. “ That is how Sean Garrett describes himself. Humbled, talented and hungry to supersede all expectations, Garrett is at again. He penned and produced Usher’s “Papers,” which is blazing up the charts and posing some questions about Usher’s marriage to stylist Tameka Foster. Garrett is continuing his work with Mario’s next… Read more »

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The Last Word: Tom Hanks Sweating Bey, Judge Hatchett, Rihanna, Whitney Houston!

How’s life everybody? Sorry for the lateness. Computer problems are truly a mother at times. Nevertheless, it’s been a newsworthy five days with one year since President Obama was elected Commander in Chief, local politics taking the spotlight with elections all over the country and police searching for answers regarding a shooting rampage in Fort… Read more »

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Olivia: “I Never Left”

Whatever the reason for Olivia’s departure from G-Unit is not so important at this point, even though we’ll re-hash it for a few. Both sides seem to want to forget the whole debacle and move on; although the rumors were quite entertaining to say the least. Either way it’s in the past and Olivia is… Read more »

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Tyrese:The Renaissance Super Hero

Tyrese is a real life modern day renaissance man. The Watts, California native dabbles in pretty much any and everything in the entertainment world, and he’s wildly successful with it all. He boasts a successful musical career filled with chart topping singles and platinum plaques, a modeling career, and an acting career that involves both… Read more »

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The Last Word: Michael Jackson’s Still Makin’ Money, Rocsi Vents, T.P. Vs Spike Lee!

What’s good, everybody? It’s been a week since returning from Cali and there’s no place like home.  With Obama considering sending larger numbers of additional troops to Afghanistan next year, four people arraigned on charges pertaining to the 2 ½ hour gang rape and beating of a 15-year-old girl after a homecoming dance  and a… Read more »

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