Colin Powell Releasing A Leadership Book Next May
There’s word that retired four- star general and former Secretary of State Colin Powell is working on a leadership book. “It Worked for Me: Lessons in Leadership and Life” is being published by Harper Collins and due out in 2012.
Kanye West To Debut Fashion Line In Paris
There’s word that rapper Kanye West Is expected to unveil his clothing line during Paris Fashion Week over the weekend The debut of West’s fashion collection has been rumored for months with the rap star recently attending the Burberry runway show in London.
Homeless Sly Stone Fearing for His Life?
There’s word that funk legend Sly Stone is homeless and living out of a van in parks in the Crenshaw neighborhood of LA. A retired couple is letting him use their shower and feeding him meals.
Singer Vesta Williams Found Dead
There's word that R&B diva Vesta Williams was found dead in a LA hotel room. There isn’t much information on her death by any of the major media outlets. We are still working on the story and will keep you posted as details unfold.
Halle Berry Breaks Foot In Spain
There’s word that actress Halle Berry broke her foot while filming “Cloud Atlas “ in Spain. The Oscar winner was at a house where she was staying while filming the sci-fi movie when she took a misstep, causing the injury. Berry went to the hospital and her foot put in a cast. She later left in a wheelchair.
Ne-Yo Engaged, Expecting Second Child
Congrats to Ne-Yo. The singer-songwriter is engaged to his longtime girlfriend, Atlanta boutique owner Monyetta Shaw. The couple is expecting their second child together as well. They became parents last November with a daughter Madilyn Grace.
Hank Aaron Establishes Scholarship At Clark Atlanta
There’s word that baseball legend Hank Aaron has established a $100,000 scholarship at Clark Atlanta University to help students pay for their education. The money is coming from the Hank Aaron Chasing the Dream Foundation. It’s for students pursuing careers in public service, teaching, social work, humanities, science and medicine.
Christina Milian Finds Chewing Gum In Kobe Salad
There’s word that singer, actress and model Christina Milian has a beef with a L.A. restaurant. Seems she allegedly got a mouthful of chewing gum in her Kobe salad last week. It happened while at dinner at Mexicali restaurant in Studio City.
Rapper T.I. Sent Back To Atlanta Halfway House
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. is back at an Atlanta halfway house after weeks of fighting with federal prison officials who said he committed a parole violation. They were upset over him traveling with a TV producer and a manager when he was released from an Arkansas prison on his way to Atlanta.
Fantasia Expecting A Son With On-again Off-again Boyfriend Antwuane Cook
Congrats to singer Fantasia who is expecting a baby boy. Her camp put the word out just the other day. It's Fantasia's first child with on-again off-again boyfriend Antwuane Cook. She already has a 9-year-old daughter from a previous relationship.
Terrell Owens Says He’ll Play Again
News outlets are reporting that out of work wide receiver Terrell Owens says he’ll play again. He’s says it’s just a matter of time. The football star, who had knee surgery during the off season, was in Hollywood this week.
Serena Williams Fined After U.S. Open Outburst
There’s word that Serena Williams isn’t going to be banned from future U.S. Open tennis tournaments for verbally abusing an umpire during Sunday’s women’s final against Australian Samantha Stosur. Officials fined her $2,000 for the incident.