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Proving that age really "aint nothin' but a number" former football great Herschel Walker displayed lots of heart and toughness in his MMA debut last night (Saturday January 31)
Walker already had an amazing athletic pedigree going into the bout.
He won the Heisman Trophy
while playing for the… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 31, 2010 at 3:00pm —
A group of American Baptists have become embroiled in the center of a growing fear in Haiti after the devestating earthquake - human trafficking
Ten men and women were detained in Malpasse
while allegedly attempting to cross the border into the Dominican Republic
with 33 children in tow without proper paperwork, according to officials.
"No children can leave Haiti without proper authorization,… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 31, 2010 at 11:00am —
LOS ANGELES – Besides being one of the most popular singers on the planet, Beyonce has gotten plenty of accolades over her career. Now a veteran, she's won a caseload of Grammys for her solo work and also with Destiny's Child
What she hasn't won, however, is the prestigious album of the year trophy, despite being nominated once before.
That may change on Sunday. The superstar is nominated for a leading 10… Continue
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Timbaland brought an all star cast of entertainers with him to his Los Angeles concert at the House Of Blues Friday (January 29).
Justin Timberlake, Brandy, Keri Hilson
all joined him on stage during various parts of the show.
Timbo and Drake performed "Say Something
". Then Drizzy
spit his verse from… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 31, 2010 at 12:00am —
G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks has taken his songwriting skills to another level in the past couple of years. One listen to his latest mixtape 'V5' and you will see what I mean
His buzz is also at an all time high. He seems to be gaining new fans rapidly to add to his already rabid fan base.
Here's a new joint that will add to the frenzy as his fans wait on the summer release of his 3rd solo… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 30, 2010 at 10:09pm —
Memphis legends, 8Ball & MJG, are ready to get back to business. The duo recently inked a deal with Grand Hustle, where they will be dropping their next album, Ten Toes Down
Via a partnership with E1 Music (formerly Koch Records)
, Grand Hustle presents the upcoming album, which will feature Snoop Dogg, T.I., Bun B, David Banner
, and Young Dro
while production will include Frank Nitti of Nitti Beats,… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 30, 2010 at 6:11pm —
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Lloyd Banks has been hard at work since he returned to the States a few weeks ago. He called us up here at MTV News and although he was advised by his legal team to avoid speaking about his recent assault and robbery case, he did give details on upcoming music. There is an official LP that may drop around summer and an official single with Juelz Santana called "Beamer, Benz or Bentley" dropping in… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 30, 2010 at 9:21am —
NEW YORK (Billboard) – Detroit rapper Hayes takes inspiration for his mixtapes from -- of all things -- magazines.
"I want to give people a little taste of what a Hayes album would be like," he says. "It's like getting a trial subscription to your favorite magazine -- you get my music for free, you get to know me, and then hopefully you'll appreciate me enough to come back and support me." Tellingly, neither of Hayes' two mixtapes --… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 30, 2010 at 8:58am —
Kanye West obviously read PETA's recent criticisms of him and isn't too happy about it. They labeled him and girlfriend Amber Rose "pathetic creatures" for rocking fur while in France recently for Paris Men's Fashion Week
In his most recent… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 30, 2010 at 12:41am —
Two of the best pound for pound fighters in the world have finally agreed to settle their differences in the ring
announced via their Twitter
page that Floyd "Money" Mayweather Jr
and "Sugar" Shane Mosley
will fight May 1.
This has all the makings of a great bout. Shane… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 29, 2010 at 9:56pm —
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The man who is accused of killing Twinsburg police officer Joshua Miktarian in the summer of 2008 appeared in court on Wednesday, and only Fox 8 News cameras were rolling as Ashford Thompson cried when describing his life in prison
Thompson, 24, explained to the judge "harassment
" that he's had to deal with… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 29, 2010 at 7:00pm —
Kanye West and his manager Don Crowley had criminal charges of vandalism, battery and grand theft dismissed after serving 50 hours of community service with the Red Cross TMZ is reporting
Yeezy had been charged after an incident at LAX
on September 11, 2008 when he got angry at two photographers for snapping his picture and decided to smash their… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 29, 2010 at 6:02pm —
VH1 is taking an in depth look at the deaths of some of the most beloved entertainers ever in its new series 'Famous Crime Scenes'
The first episode will focus on the unsolved murder of rapper Tupac Shakur. The additional six episodes will investigate the untimely deaths of Biggie Smalls, John… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 29, 2010 at 4:30pm —
Movie executives at Warner Brothers are firing back at "false, reprehensible, and defamatory" accusations levelled at them by actress BRITTANY MURPHY's widower.
Producer Simon Monjack
has hinted he's planning to file a wrongful-death suit against the movie studio bosses for allegedly firing the actress from Happy Feet 2
two weeks before her death.
He claims she suffered a heart attack as a result of… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 29, 2010 at 11:05am —
Los Angeles, California (CNN) -- Michael Jackson's two eldest children are scheduled to take the stage this weekend to accept the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award for their father, Jackson family sources said.
It would be the first public appearance for Prince Michael
, 12, and Paris
, 11, since their dramatic appearance at the memorial service 12 days after their father's death.
"The whole world… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 29, 2010 at 9:08am —
Ludacris will be heading out on a national tour with The Black Eyed Peas on their "The E.N.D." tour starting on February 4th in Atlanta. The tour will hit 32 cities across the country including New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago and Miami.
In addition to the tour, Luda will be celebrating his 10th year in the game with the release of his seventh album on March 9th, “The Battle Of The Sexes
.” The album will include the… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 29, 2010 at 8:36am —
Videos After The Jump
Chris 'Ludacris' Bridges kicked it with with comedian George Lopez last night (Thursday January 28)
They covered a lot of topics including Luda's first ever rap song at age 9, his upcoming album 'Battle Of The Sexes
', the success of his new single "How Low" and the video the… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 29, 2010 at 8:00am —
The 52nd annual Grammy Awards air Sunday from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, and it's sure to be a star-packed night. Beyoncé, Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, Kanye West and Jay-Z lead the nominees, and what we're most looking forward to is some good old-fashioned Grammy wagering.
We love gambling. Some people might even say we're addicted to it. And while we can totally quit whenever we want, the Grammys are perhaps the most… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 29, 2010 at 7:22am —
Jessica Simpson accidentally farted during an important business meeting
singer passed wind as she was speaking to executives about her denim clothing line, and was told off by her mother Tina who was mortified that her daughter had displayed such bad manners.
A source said: "While one of the executives was speaking in a room full of five people, Jessica let out a very loud… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 29, 2010 at 6:53am —
Gay rights groups angry about a Grammy nomination for jailed Jamaican reggae singer Buju Banton took out a full page advert on Friday, protesting the honoring of an artist they said had "promoted the murder of gay people throughout his career."
Banton, 36, is up for a best reggae album award for his "Rasta Got Soul
" release at the Grammys on Sunday. He is currently in jail in Florida awaiting trial on a cocaine charge… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 29, 2010 at 6:29am —