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Serena Williams has retired from the tennis, a sport she dominated for more than two decades. But in a new ESPN docuseries that premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival, Williams says her toughest opponents were racism – and her older sister, Venus. In the Arena: Serena Williams debuts on July 10, just before she becomes […]

Prince‘s annual Celebration happens next weekend at Paisley Park, but it doesn’t appear that Sheila E. will be there. The veteran singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist headed to Paisley Park last weekend to try and celebrate Prince’s 66th birthday. But she says she was turned away from Paisley when she asked to do a social media […]

We haven’t seen much of actor Jonathan Majors—outside of a few red carpet appearances with his new boo Meagan Good—ever since he quickly went from rising star to fallen convicted abuser after he was found guilty of reckless assault in the third degree and harassment for violently attacking his now-ex-girlfriend, Grace Jabbari, last year, which […]

Tory Lanez might have one less person on his visitor’s list while serving his prison sentence. As first reported by TMZ, his wife, Raina Chassagne, filed for divorce last week and is citing irreconcilable differences for ending the relationship. Chassagne and Lanez –born Daystar Peterson– have been married for less than a year, initially tying […]

With the rise of streamers, some of Hollywood’s younger stars are joining their platforms to promote their latest works. But streaming comes with one major caveat: There’s no editing, and everything gets broadcast to potentially millions. Michael Rainey Jr. was caught in an extremely disturbing moment that people saw in real-time while he was on […]

Since getting pummeled in his beef with Kendrick Lamar, Drake‘s every move has been under scrutiny. First, it was his collaboration with Sexxy Red, where he rapped over the catchy “BBL Drizzy” beat and then a bizarre remix of Plain White T’s’ “Hey There Delilah.” Now, it’s less about his bars and something else he’s […]

Nigerian superstar Tems singer turns 29 today. While already a rising star back home, she first began to turn heads in the USA in 2020 when she was featured on Wizkid‘s Afrobeats track “Essence.” Justin Bieber added a verse to the remix, catapulting her to new heights and even earning her a Grammy Nomination. From […]

The Los Angeles Clippers got bounced from the playoffs by the Dallas Mavericks in early May, so James Harden’s got a lot of free time. And while it’s a bit early to start preparing for the 2024-25 NBA season, Harden instead was spotted with his girlfriend Paije Speights at fellow baller Rajon Rondo‘s wedding over […]

Stephen A. Smith has long been the king of sports hot takes. However, with the emergence of his Stephen A. Smith Show, his opinions have expanded from sports-related topics to pop culture. And now, his latest rant, which has folks up in arms, harkens back to Will Smith slapping Chris Rock at the 2022 Academy […]

Ray J is the latest celebrity to stir up the internet after making an appearance on Shannon Sharpe’s Club Shay Shay podcast. The entrepreneur and “One Wish” artist stunned and/or drew the side-eyes of viewers when he sat across from Sharpe and suggested with a serious face that OnlyFans would be Only-nan if his infamous sex […]

  When Rihanna makes an announcement; the response is twofold. On one hand, fans are happy that she’s got something new on the way, on the other, they’re weary because that something usually isn’t music. She’s continuously (yet vaguely) admitted that she’s working on music, but just yesterday, she gave a very tongue-in-cheek response to […]

Former NBA player Delonte West has fallen on hard times again after another run-in with the law. TMZ reports that the Fairfax County Police Department was trying to arrest him on Thursday morning — because he’d violated some yet-to-be-named conditions of his last release– and he ran off. After a foot pursuit, the cops caught […]