Hip Hop and R&B

Lifetime’s “Salt-N-Pepa” biopic is super emotional, both had problems with men

Salt-N-Pepa is dramatic & sad.  Blog King, Mass Appeal NEW YORK — “Push it real good!” Here’s all you need to know about Lifetime’s “Salt-N-Pepa” biopic: Cheryl “Salt” James and Sandra “Pepa” Denton achieved hip-hop stardom while studying at Queensborough Community College and working at Sears as telemarketers alongside “House Party” stars Kid ‘n Play and comedian Martin Lawrence. Neither ...

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President Trump pardoned 143 convicts ‘including’ his favorite rapper Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne gets Trump pardon.  Blog King, Mass Appeal MIAMI — Looks like Lil Wayne won’t serve a decade behind bars after all. That’s because President Donald Trump has decided to make the embattled lyricist a notable beneficiary of a presidential pardon before his successor, Joe Biden, officially takes office. Last December, Weezy (né Dwayne Michael Carter) pled guilty in ...

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John & Chrissy in Holiday spirit

John & Chrissy appear on GMA.  Blog King, Mass Appeal NEW YORK — Less than two months after suffering a devastating miscarriage, Chrissy Teigen finally opened up about losing her baby. The “Lip Sync Battle” host and her husband — R&B singer John Legend — appeared virtually on “Good Morning America” to elucidate their “complete and utter grief” and how ...

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‘American Idol’ star Fantasia Barrino and husband Kendall are expecting 1st child

Fantasia Barrino ‘pregnant’ again. Blog King, Mass Appeal CHARLOTTE — It took five years of conjugal insemination but it’s finally gonna happen. Fantasia Barrino is about to have another baby! The “American Idol” winner and her husband of half a decade — Kendall Taylor — are expecting their first crumbsnatcher together. It’ll be Fantasia’s third child with a different father. ...

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Baller Alert: Rihanna gettin’ paid

Rihanna & Beyoncé certifiably wealthy.  Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — “Show me the money!” Last year, Rihanna was certified by Forbes as being the most affluent female virtuoso on the planet. Now, more than a year later, she joined Forbes’ “Richest Self-Made Women Under 40” list for the very first time. Rihanna’s “Fenty Beauty” cosmetics brand has been ...

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