R. Kelly claims alleged sexual abuse victims are lying.
In an explosive interview, R. Kelly is breaking his silence about the sexual abuse charges that landed him in jail last month. The R&B singer spoke with “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King for nearly 80 minutes Tuesday. He said all the women now accusing him of physical and sexual abuse are lying.
Chicago prosecutors have charged Kelly with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Three of the four alleged victims were underage when the suspected crimes happened. Kelly has pleaded not guilty. But sources tell CBS News federal and state authorities in at least two states, New York and Illinois, are now investigating a variety of allegations.
Kodak Black appeared to have some negative things to say about Lil Wayne last night during his appearance at Club LIV.
It didn’t take long for Reginae Carter to catch wind of the comments and issue a response of her own, blasting Kodak for speaking ill on her father’s name. Kodak responded to the comments while trying to clarify what he said on stage.
Kevin Hart Addresses Homophobic Tweets: “People Change, Grow, Evolve”
Kevin Hart was announced as the host of the 2019 Oscars earlier this week, but earlier today decided to step down from the show. Vary of BuzzFeed did some digging and unearthed homophobic jokes that Hart made from 2009-2011 online. He uses the forbidden “F” word that disparages men who are homosexual, and he also alludes to homophobia by writing his own fears for his son.
I have made the choice to step down from hosting this year's Oscar's….this is because I do not want to be a distraction on a night that should be celebrated by so many amazing talented artists. I sincerely apologize to the LGBTQ community for my insensitive words from my past.
Dwight Howard Allegedly Outed By Gay Ex-Boyfriend, Twitter Is In Shambles
Dwight Howard is having a bad weekend. A man—who at first many assumed was trans but identifies as gay—took to Twitter to accuse the NBA center of having threatened him after they engaged in intimate relations he wanted to keep on the down low.
I was afraid to speak but today my life was threatened after I was sexually harassed, threatened and manipulated, by someone I respected, my ex boyfriend NBA player Dwight Howard, and his camp also “”catfished”” by his disrespectful ass PASTOR pic.twitter.com/n1I1fwDcUw
Masin Elije is speaking her truth, allegedly, and putting D. Howard on full blast. The thread is legit incredible. It features trnas sex parties, a homophobic preacher allegedly running interference and receipts in the form of audio recordings and screen caps.
But even better may be the Twitter reactions. We collected the best of the slander, while ducking any unnecessary transphobia and homophobia because…it’s 2018.
A Georgia judge revoked Young Thug’s bond during the arraignment in his felony drug case on Thursday (Nov. 8). He was ordered to stay clean as a condition of his release, but his drug test came back positive.
The 27-year-old, born Jeffery Lamar Williams, was booked into DeKalb County Jail at around 8:30 a.m. PT. He is currently being held without bond.
In September, Thug was charged with eight felonies stemming from an arrest in 2017. He was pulled over for over-tinted windows and cops discovered marijuana in the vehicle.
Thug is being charged with possession and intent to distribute meth, hydrocodone, and weed, as well as possession of amphetamine, Alprazolam, codeine (two counts), and a firearm.
New Orleans rapper Young Greatness was fatally shot outside a Waffle House in his hometown early Monday morning. He was 34. New Orleans police confirmed to CBS affiliate WWL-TV that the shooting took place at approximately 1:35 a.m.
The rapper was best known for the 2015 single “Moolah.” The song was on Billboard Hot 100 and Jones performed the single on the “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” in 2016. After he released “Moolah,” Jones got signed with New Orleans record label Cash Money.
Jones’ friend and fellow rapper P Town Moe told WWL-TV that the killing was a shock, saying, “You wouldn’t expect that coming happening with him. Dude wasn’t into nothing but his music and his daughter … Wasn’t into nothing else man.”
Jones’ car was also stolen from the scene. According to a preliminary police report, New Orleans police officers are looking for two suspects.
Police were on the scene gathering evidence and information to identify a suspect and motive.
Young Thug follows Meek Mill and 50 Cent in responding to the “Queen” rapper.
On “Barbie Dreams,” Nicki Minaj fires shots at several of her male peers in the game such as her ex Meek Mill, 50 Cent, 6ix9ine, Young Thug and more. While Meek and Fif have responded, Young Thug has since hit Twitter to issue a reply.
Nearly one month after his murder, the Broward County grand jury has indicted four men in the fatal shooting of XXXTentacion.
The 20-year-old rapper was leaving a Deerfield Beach motorcycle dealership on June 18 when his BMW was blocked by an SUV. Two gunmen jumped out, robbed him, and shot him in broad daylight, where he died from multiple gunshots, according to authorities.
Earlier this week, Mike Epps made headlines for saying “everyone was funnier than Kevin Hart.” Hart jumped in the comments of an IG post that shared that news and gave it to Mike Epps, saying he’s a “sad individual” who’s “bitter” at Kev’s success.