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VIDEO: LAURYN HILL PERFORMS AT ROCK THE BELLS NYC

It’s good to see Lauryn Hill out there performing again and looking happy. The singer/rapper performed at the Rock The Bells concert in New York City, and brought on stage with her some very famous faces. *Note comedian Chris Rock got the loudest applause*. Via PunchBowl Blog

SINGER FANTASIA BARRINO HOSPITALIZED AFTER SUSPECTED SUICIDE ATTEMPT

It’s been reported that American Idol star Fantasia Barrino has been hospitalized after attempting to commit suicide. “Police sources” say Barrino  was found in the closet of her home and later rushed to hospital, where she was hospitalized with “possible internal injuries” after “ingesting medication.” North Carolina police say the incident is still under investigation. Barrino’s manager also released a statement yesterday that details the drama that possibly pushed the star in to wanting to take her own life (Her relationship with a married man). Click HERE to read all about it. ………………………………… []

PICS: ALICIA KEYS AND SWIZZ BEATS GET MARRIED

Singer Alicia Keys married producer Swizz Beats over the weekend in France. Check out pictures below… Source Swizz obviously didn’t take the day seriously.  If he did he wouldn’t have dressed like that. And apparently he’s managing Alicia’s career now after she fired her longtime manager, who had been managing her career for over 10 years. Anyway congratulations to them both but mark my words it will all end in tears.

MARY J BLIGE NOT ACCEPTED IN TO HOWARD UNIVERSITY/ UNIVERSITY REP SETS THE RECORD STRAIGHT

 Earlier this week it was reported that singer Mary J Blige announced that she had passed her G.E.D ( High School Equivalency Diploma) and had been accepted in to Howard University.    I refused to post this news at the time because I thought it sounded a bit fishy, and it turns out that I wasn’t the only one who thought the story sounded a bit suspect.  Various media outlets contacted the university and a rep later clarified that Mary “hadn’t yet been accepted as a student”  adding, “We []

ALICIA KEYS RECEIVES BLESSING AT ZULU CEREMONY

Singer Alicia Keys and producer/fiance Swizz Beatz had their unborn child blessed in a Zulu ceremony while in South Africa for the World Cup. According to the Daily Mail Alicia and her unborn child were given Zulu names while standing under a fig tree known as the “healing tree”. Click HERE to view more pictures and to read article… As you can see it turned in to a ”media event’. *rolls eyes* But I understand that Alicia was chosen to receive the blessing as []

CHRISTINA AGUILERA’S COMEBACK ALBUM DEBUT SALES DISAPPOINT

It’s been reported that Christina Aguilera’s comeback album sales where the lowest of her career to date. According to the Hits Daily Double website Bionic has only sold 111,838 copies in it’s first week. Christina also recently cancelled her 20-date summer tour. ……………………………. Mary J Blige predicted that this would happen! Several years ago BBC radio personality Trevor Nelson interviewed Mary and she let it be known (on television) that she was not a Christina Aguilera fan. Mary told Trevor that Britney Spears would come out on top in the long []

VIDEO: TREY SONGZ – THAT GRAPE JUICE INTERVIEW

Singer Trey Songz is currently here in the London on a promotional gig, and website That Grape Juice caught up with him for a chat. I’ve never really paid that much attention to Trey. I really don’t see what all the fuss is about. But this awkward interview made me laugh. First off Trey looks like a pretentious little fool sitting there wearing sunglasses throughout the entire interview, inside the Atlantic Records building. It’s just rude! He also comes across as being []

SOUTH AFRICAN SINGER DIES BEFORE HE WAS TO OPEN THE WORLD CUP

Via The Mail Online A singer dubbed the ‘Black Pavarotti’ died yesterday – just over a fortnight before he was due to open the World Cup alongside Nelson Mandela. South African Siphiwo Ntshebe, 34, had been chosen by President Mandela to perform at the World Cup opening ceremony, with his signature anthem entitled Hope. The track even features President Mandela speaking, which is the first time he has lent his voice to a record. Continue Reading….. This is so sad. Rest In []