Hey Shaq! Is your girlfriend pregnant?!!! The other
shoe has dropped, and now it’s Shaquille O’Neal who
has to do the explaining. According to published
reports Shaq has been spotted without his wedding
ring in the company of a pregnant woman. Is this why
Shaunie was stashing the money. Did Shaunie know
something? Did they both have other lovers?
Aaaauuuugggghhhhh!!! Just when you thought they had
the perfect marriage all hell breaks loose! Shaunie
has been very quiet. She will not talk about the
divorce or her close relationship with her trainer
who just got a $650 thousand Miami Condo. With all
those kids and his busy career, who has time to
cheat? In the end, look for Shaunie to get paid.
Yes, paid! If she can prove he was unfaithful during
the marriage, she will not have to honor their
prenup. Another troubled marriage is Shaq’s teammate
Dwayne Wade and his wife Siohvaughn. There’s no talk
of divorce, but the two are undergoing a trial
Essence magazine has landed the first interview with
Prophetess Juanita Bynum. Bynum will open up to
Essence in their December issue about that fateful
night in August when she was viciously attacked by
her husband Bishop Thomas Weeks. Bynum says she is
divorcing her husband of five years, and she will
dedicate her life to being an advocate against
domestic violence. Bynum is currently looking to
relocate her ministry, and she is appealing for help
on her website: Juanitabynum.com. Bynum says she
needs $200 thousand in emergency seed money to build
a threshing floor, where she can go to pray for
people. Meanwhile, Bishop Weeks is pulling out all
the stops to hold onto his ministry. Members are
leaving his church in droves. Bishop Weeks says he
is not an abuser of women, and that there are two
sides to every story. Bishop Weeks says he felt
their love was going to get them through the hard
times. Juanita Bynum has filed for divorce citing
cruel treatment. There was no prenup. Bishop Weeks
faces up to 27 years in jail for assaulting his
The ankle bracelet stays on! A judge has ordered
Tracey Morgan to continue to wear his alcohol
monitoring device. The former star of SNL fell off
the wagon in early August. Morgan currently stars on
the NBC show 30 Rock, and his drinking problems have
escalated. He has two D.U.I. convictions, and if he
is caught drinking again, he’ll windup in jail.
Morgan will have to wear the device for the rest of
the year and attend at least 10 A.A. meetings.
Sources he has been upset about his recent divorce.
The mother of his three sons left the comic actor
after putting up with his wild behavior for years.
Is Mel B a bad mommy! The maid thinks so, and she’s
talking. Eddie Murphy’s baby momma is catching heat
for dumping her new baby on the maid. The maid
claims she was supposed to watch the infant for one
night, and it turned into four days. Spokespeople
for Mel B claim she left to get married, and that
she is a good mother. But, the maid claims she left
and didn’t leave any food for the infant or her
older daughter who’s 8.
Actor Wesley Snipes has been ordered to pay the
United Talent Agency $1.7 million. The agency helped
him land four movie roles, and he never paid them.
So, they sued. Snipes is also in trouble with the
I.R.S. for back taxes.
I’ve been getting a lot of emails about the status
of Singer Ron Isley. Isley, 73, is currently serving
a three year prison sentence on tax fraud. He is at
the Federal Correctional Institute in Terre Haute,
Indiana. Isley was convicted last year on five
counts of tax evasion and one count of willful
failure to file a tax return. He was also found
guilty of cashing checks that belonged to his
brother, O’Kelly, who died in 1986. For over 20
years, he avoided paying taxes. He has also been
ordered to pay back the government $3.1 million. On
October 9th, The Isleys are releasing a new holiday
album, aptly title, I’ll Be Home for Christmas.
The Real Thing: Words and Music Volume 3 arrives in
stores next week on the 25th. This is the latest CD
from Jill Scott, who graces the new issue of Jet
magazine. Jill talks about her divorce, wanting
children and her new movie, Why Did I Get Married
with Tyler Perry and Janet Jackson. Jill recently
returned from Africa, where she was filming the
movie The No.1 Ladies Detective Agency. She’ll be
playing a Botswana woman who is a detective.
Queen Latifah is also releasing a new album next
week on the 25th. Travlin’ Light features covers of
the Pointer Sisters’ How Long (Betcha Got A Chick On
The Side) and Phoebe Snow’s Poetry Man, to name a
few. Latifah is going on the road to support the
project. She’s doing two shows in the area October
17th at the Grand Opera House in Wilmington,
Delaware and October 19th at The House of Blues in
How hot is Singer Patti LaBelle? So hot she’s coming
out with her own line of hot sauces and relishes.
The Patti LaBelle Line will feature sweet hot
jalapeņo, rich red blended cayenne and hot flash,
for those who like it super hot.
Natalie Cole says she’s a shoe freak. For years,
Cole claims this was a hidden addiction, and now she
wants the world to join in. Coming in 2008, The
Natalie Cole Shoe Collection at a shoe store near
Could wedding bells be in the air for Actress Sanaa
Lathan? The 35-year old is dating Chicago Bears
Defensive End Odewale Ogunleye, and friends say the
two are very much in love.
The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin is on a roll.
She’s losing weight, finishing up a new album and
helping out with the casting on her TV Movie. Aretha
has been hitting the treadmills saying she is losing
weight the old fashion way thru diet and exercise.
She is also finishing up work on the new album
Jewels in the crown. The album features Aretha and
all star duets with John Legend, Mariah Carey, Mary
J. Blige, Michael McDonald and Fantasia to name a
few. The first single is a song with Fantasia called
‘Let me put you up on game’. Aretha is also helping
out with the casting of her TV movie based on her
life. She already has commitments from Actor
Terrance Howard to play Smokey Robinson and Billy
Dee Williams to play her dad the fames preacher Rev.
C.L. Franklin. Aretha says she would like to see
Oscar Winner Halle Berry play her in the movie.
Halle is too busy for all that she’s expecting her
first baby next spring. The same time that filming
starts on the Aretha Franklin TV movie.
Jermaine Dupri is going to marry one of the hottest
women on the planet, but he says he still has to go
to the strip clubs. Yes, that’s Janet Jackson’s man
talking. And, this is just one of the shocking
revelations that you will find in his new book based
on his life Young Rich and Dangerous My Life In
The music industry lost a legend last week in the
passing of musician Bobby Byrd. Byrd, 73, died after
a long battle with cancer. Byrd was best known as
James Brown’s right hand man. He wrote the hits Hot
Pants and I Know You Got Soul. He also performed the
refrain on the classic Get Up (I Feel Like A Sex
Kirk Franklin is getting to show his Sunday Best.
Franklin’s new BET reality show debuts October 2nd.
The search is on for the best undiscovered singers
in the country. BeBe Winans and Mary Mary will serve
as judges and mentors on the show. Sunday Best is
like American Idol for church people. Speaking of
BeBe Winans, he’s headed to Broadway next year.
Winans is joining the cast of The Color Purple in
the role of “Harpo.”
Alicia Keys will release her new CD, As I Am, on
The Universoul Circus is coming back to Philadelphia
October 17-28th on the grounds of the Mann Center
for the Performing Arts, 52nd Parkside.
The musical Hairspray with John Travolta, Queen
Latifah and Zach Efron comes out on DVD Nov. 20th
Jamie Foxx is gearing up for the release of his new
movie The Kingdom. The Oscar winner recently got a
star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
“The Boss”-Diana Ross, Director Martin Scorsese,
Beach Boy Founder Brian Wilson and Comedian/Actor
Steve Martin have been named for The 2007 Kennedy
Center Honors. The awards ceremony takes place on
December 26th on CBS.
I Love New York: Season Two premieres October 8th on
VH1. On the second season, New York continues her
search for love. Some of the contestants include a
Wall Street exec, a stripper, an aspiring rapper and
Salt and Pepa will be reuniting on VH1. Their new
reality show premieres October 15th on VH1. The
girls are polar opposites with Salt finding God, and
Pepa still being wild.
The 2008 Academy Awards take place next February,
and The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart has been tapped as
the host. Stewart last hosted the show in 2006.
Singer-Songwriter Smokey Robinson will be the latest
honoree at the UNCF’s next telethon. The television
fundraiser for the United Negro College Fund begun
in 1979, and has been long supported by the Motown
Legend. The telethon will air early in 2008.
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October 8th: The VH1 Hip Hop Honors take
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October 16th: Tyler Perry’s Why Did I Get
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This female Superstar is getting to release what
could the album of the year. The promotion is
already in high gear, but the Superstar has to get
her look together. She has terrible skin, but good
makeup and perfect photo shoots cover it up. She was
recently spotted in public without her makeup, and
she looked dreadful. When her bosses saw the
pictures, she was ordered to not leave her house
This famed televangelist has been very quiet about a
recent headline making incident. Surely a man of God
would speak out against abuse, but the televangelist
knows there are two sides to every story. And, one
party stands to gain a lot of money from all the
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