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Rico Love feels Snubbed by Miss Kelly

posted by Sista on April 24, 2014

RICO LOVE NO LONGER MOTIVATED BY KELLY ROWLAND Rico Love feels Snubbed by Miss Kelly

Singer Kelly Rowland shouldn’t hold her breath waiting for producer Rico Love to helm any tracks on her next album.

Love, who produced Kelly’s biggest hit to date, “Motivation,” questioned the singer’s loyalty and decision not to invite him to contribute to her 2013 album “Talk a Good Game.”

In an interview with the Breakfast Club, Love basically said he was the Jimmy Jam/Terry Lewis to Kelly’s budding Janet Jackson, but after giving the singer a smash hit, she gave him the boot.
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LUPITA NYONGO PEOPLE MAGAZINE MOST BEAUTIFUL 140x140 Lupita Nyongo Named Peoples Most Beautiful Star of 2014

Oscar winning actress Lupita Nyong’o has been named People magazine’s most beautiful person of 2014.

Lupita will grace the cover when it hits newsstands this week and in doing so joins the likes of Beyonce, who was named most beautiful in 2012 and Halle Berry, who was named most beautiful in 2003.

Other Brown Sistas making the cut on this year’s 50 Most Beautiful list include, Halle and Beyonce again, as well as first-timer Nicole Beharie and Kerry Washington and Gabrielle Union, who both made the list last year as well.
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The Angry Black Woman: Why I have a Right to Defend Myself

posted by Shala Marks on April 22, 2014

I HAVE THE RIGHT TO DEFEND MYSELF The Angry Black Woman: Why I have a Right to Defend Myself

We’ve all heard about the “angry black woman” stereotype, but last week I unexpectedly found myself perpetuating it for the first time (at least professionally).

Let me give you some background:

A businessman approached me to do freelance work for his firm. He contributes to my employer’s website; so I’ve worked with him on occasion.
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LeToya Luckett Defends Michelle Williams

posted by Sista on April 21, 2014

LeToya Luckett Defends Michelle Williams Against Online Bullies LeToya Luckett Defends Michelle Williams

“Single Ladies” actress LeToya Luckett is coming to the defense of her longtime friend, fellow Destiny’s Child alum, Michelle Williams.

In a recent interview to promote her new film “From the Rough,” Toya was asked what she thought on the recent online bullying Michelle has been subjected to, particularly the long-trending Twitter hash tag #PoorMichelle.

According to LeToya, she was unaware of the tag, but goes on to call it “gross,” and says she wishes people would think before they use social media to attack people in the public eye.
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Big Janet Jackson News Coming Soon

posted by Sista on April 19, 2014

JANET 140x1402 Big Janet Jackson News Coming Soon

Janet Jackson Reunites with Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis

Janet Jackson is poised to make her return to the music scene, courtesy of longtime producers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis.

Fans have been praying for this miracle, and it seems the music gods are finally smiling down upon those of us who have worshipped at the alter of Miss Jackson since her third album, Control, burst on the scene back in 1986, selling over 6 million copies and becoming the singer’s most successful album to date.
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Teyana Taylor’s ‘Sorry’ New Single

posted by Sista on April 17, 2014

TEYANA TAYLOR IS SORRY 140x140 Teyana Taylors Sorry New Single

Singer/Actress Teyana Taylor has finally released a new single.

The G.O.O.D. Music songstress is still working on her debut album, but in the meantime she brings us “Sorry,” a little something she says is meant to remind fans that she hasn’t forgotten about them.

Check out Teyana’s apology below and let us know what you think.
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Nicole Beharie is Coming to UP TV

posted by Sista on April 17, 2014

ABBIE MILLS Nicole Beharie is Coming to UP TV

If you missed Nicole Beharie’s independent flick “My Last Day without You” when it was unveiled in limited release last fall, never fear, the film will make its cable debut later this month via UP TV.

The flick made its original debut at several film festivals back in 2012 and walked away with awards for “Best Producer” (Brooklyn Film Festival) and “Outstanding Independent Film (Black Reel Awards).
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Video Premiere: Next Time by Keyshia Cole

posted by Sista on April 17, 2014

KEYSHIA COLE NEXT TIME VIDEO 140x140 Video Premiere: Next Time by Keyshia Cole

Singer Keyshia Cole has just unveiled the video for her new single “Next Time,” the second track to be released from her upcoming sixth solo album “Point of No Return,” due out later this year.

Keyshia called the tune “autobiographical” on Instagram, and said all fans needed to know about her failed marriage could be found within the song’s lyrics.

And whereas “Next Time” tackles the singer’s cheating husband, “Rick James,” the first single to be released from “Point on No Return,” tackles the women Keyshia says her hubby messed around with.
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PORSHA STEWART WILLIAMS MUGSHOT 140x140 Porsha Williams Booked and Released for Kenya Moore Assault

“Real Housewives of Atlanta” star, Porsha Williams, was booked on a charge of misdemeanor battery and released by the Atlanta Police Department after voluntarily turning herself in.

The charge stemmed from an assault Porsha reportedly inflicted on fellow castmate Kenya Moore during the taping of the show’s reunion special last week.

Porsha was reportedly released on a $2,000 bond and ultimately may only have to pay a small fine and maybe do a bit of community service.
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Introducing: Cleanse by Lauren Napier

posted by Sista on April 16, 2014

CLEANSE BY LAUREN NAPIER Introducing: Cleanse by Lauren Napier

On a flight from Dubai to New York City, celebrity makeup artist LAUREN NAPIER found herself trapped in a window seat. Unable to leave her seat to refresh her face, she was struck with an idea that would change how we cleanse our skin, on the go: “I was delirious from nearly 30 hours in transit, I wanted to freshen up my face, but I couldn’t. The bulky package of cleansing wipes I had, was all dried out.”

CLEANSE by LAUREN NAPIER is a set of twelve individually packaged facial cleansing wipes, that fits neatly into your traveling makeup bag, briefcase or evening clutch. “Because let’s face it, sometimes we want to cleanse before cocktail hour, we want to cleanse before spin class, sometimes a gal doesn’t make it home and refuses to leave her face all over his pillowcase,” laughs Lauren.
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