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R. Kelly is so impressed with his explosive interview with Gayle King that he’s ready for a follow-up sit down with the veteran journalist. “I think he is open to another sit-down at a later date,” King told Page Six at Variety’s Power of Women luncheon on Friday. “I certainly hope so.” The “CBS This Morning” host dish with the […]

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  Grace Jones will grace the inaugural TimesTalks Festival in New York next month, with Denzel Washington among the talent scheduled to give talks during the weeklong event, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Musician and artist Jones will headline the festival, which celebrates the upcoming documentary about her life, “Bloodlight and Bami,” and is followed […]

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  SZA wasn’t about to let a torn ligament in her foot stop her from a gig in New York City. Sporting fuzzy, platform, pink slippers and a brace on her right foot, the singer used a crutch to take the stage Friday (March 16) at Samsung 837, a show marking the company’s new Galaxy […]

Rick Ross made his first return to the stage after being hospitalized and the first thing he did was shout out fellow rapper Meek Mill. TMZ reports, Ross performed Sunday morning, March 19 at The Lightclub in Vegas in his first performance since his heart related medical issue.   Looking strong on court, Ross went through some […]

Tom and Sybil are taking it back 18  years ago to the first Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage Cruise with Ashford and Simpson being the first musicians to perform on the ship. Take a listen to this awesome performance as Tom and the crew relive it.  Continue celebrating 25 years with us in our #TJMS25 Facebook group: http://bit.ly/2HlrxWT READ […]

Mariah Carey was able to redeem herself from her 2016 lip sync fail at her New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest performance last year. However, it seemed like she had to grit her teeth through this year’s performance according to People.com. During her performance of only two songs, Carey asked for hot tea in […]

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For weeks, everyone has been patiently waiting for Christina Aguilera’s tribute to Whitney Houston during the 2017 American Music Awards. However, once Christina completed her performance, not everyone was impressed. In fact, quite a few people felt that the Diva’s performance left much to be desired. Hit the flip for Twitter’s reaction to her performance.

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LAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Comedian Nick Cannon says he won’t apologize for his performance during a New Jersey Catholic university’s homecoming weekend. Officials at Georgian Court University, in Lakewood, say Cannon disregarded the terms of his contract and “crossed the line” with offensive words that do not represent the school’s core values, The Asbury Park […]

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Although last night’s TIDAL X: 1015 benefit concert was an all-around success, there were definitely a few acts that stood apart from the others. It goes without saying, Beyonce‘s was one of them. The Lemonade singer arrived much earlier than expected, looking like she’d just descended from the heavens in a metallic body suit that […]

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Thou shalt not mess with Patti LaBelle. The legendary R&B/Soul singer performed in Vancouver Friday night and invited a couple of audience members to have a…