The Jennifer Lopez era of “American Idol” has started off with a ratings plummet, compared to last year’s season opener. Get the story here from Eurweb.

On January 20, 2001, Colin Luther Powell is sworn in by President George W. Bush as Secretary of State. He is the first black secretary of state in U.S. history.

While El Debarge was in Houston for the “Back To Me” tour with Fantasia, he got a second chance at being a father when he was introduced to his daughter for the first time after 15 years.

Tyra Banks is in trouble. The supermodel/TV talk show host is being sued, along with her television producers by the parents of a sex-addicted teen who appeared on her show without their permission. Eurweb has the story.

Eurweb reports that as Holly Robinson Peete prepares for the Oct. 18 debut of her CBS talk show, the actress and her husband, former NFL quarterback Rodney Peete, were reported to owe more than $156,000 in delinquent federal taxes, according to public records.

According to EW.com’s Hollywood Insider, Eddie Murphy has just signed on to star in “Tower Heist,” the crime caper that he was originally going to lead when the project was first conceived in 2005 as an all-black version of “Ocean’s Eleven.”

Gabrielle Union, an advocate for breast cancer awareness as a result of losing a friend to the disease, recently participated in the 20th Annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in New York’s Central Park – a 5K (3.1 mile) course with her team, Gabby’s Circle of Promise. She was joined by over 24,000 participated (which […]

I heard Tom Joyner talking about Jermaine this morning. Click here for the story from EURweb.

All across the airwaves,  media outlets reported long standing children’s’ show, “Sesame Street” was pulling the skit of singer Katy Perry and Elmo’s remix of “Hot and Cold” off their season premiere episode due to excessive comments from parents complaining about too much cleavage from the “I Kissed A Girl” star. What appeared to be […]

We will live stream Lady Malinda Sapp’s homegoing services today at 12 noon. Please join us as we send off an extraordinary spirit to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. A memorial contribution on behalf of Lady Malinda can be made to Grand Rapids Ellington Academy (GREAAT). Lady Malinda was very passionate about […]

This is the legendary location where Kool Herc, the father of hip-hop, first got the party started when he DJ’d for his sister’s birthday in the building’s community room in 1973, according to legend. Eurweb has the story. click here to read more.