NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Washington Washington Football Team cornerback Josh Norman will be among the talent competing for a Mirrorball Trophy in ABC’s upcoming all-athlete version of “Dancing with the Stars.” The cast also includes ice skating villain Tanya Harding and Notre Dame women’s basketball national championship hero Arike Ogunbowale, whose game-winner at the […]

The Simpsons is finally set to pass Gunsmoke as the longest-running scripted TV series of all-time; Fox renewed it for seasons 29 and 30 on Friday. Gunsmoke, the long-running CBS western, sits at 635 total episodes, with The Simpsons just reaching the 600-episode milestone last month. The two season renewal should mean about 46 additional […]

NPG Records and Warner Bros. Records have announced two new albums from the Prince, slated to feature music from his famed vault. One of those is Prince 4Ever, a greatest hits collection due to arrive Nov. 22nd. It will feature 40 of Prince’s hits, including “When Doves Cry,” “Let’s Go Crazy,” “Kiss,” “Little Red Corvette,” […]

Brandy is set to be honored with the second ever Lady of Soul Award at the 2016 Soul Train Music Awards. Teddy Riley will also be honored with this year’s Legend Award. Meanwhile, Drake has earned 12 nominations, including two in the Video of the Year category for “Hotline Bling” and for his appearance on […]

Beyonce has been confirmed to perform at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards this Sunday (January 26th).  CBS revealed a commercial confirming that Bey and her hubby Jay Z will be performing within the first hour of the show. Other performances to expect during the first hour of the show include: Bruno Mars, Taylor Swift, Robin Thicke with Chicago and country music artists Keith Urban and Hunter Hayes. Madonna will […]

George Zimmerman just came from court.  According to TMZ, George Zimmerman has just been ordered to stay the hell away from his GF after their domestic violence dispute yesterday — during which he allegedly pointed a shotgun at her face — and he’s also required to give up his firearms … shotgun included. Zimmerman just faced […]

Funeral services are planned next week in Atlanta for former Kris Kross rapper Chris Kelly, who was found dead in his home from a possible drug overdose.  Get the home-going celebration information here.