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    Mary J. Blige, Miguel, CeeLo Join Smokey Robinson for Duets Album

    *Smokey Robinson is back and bringing some friends along for his latest CD, “Smokey & Friends,” out Tuesday. The album pairs the legendary singer-songwriter with the likes of Elton John, Mary J. Blige, James Taylor, CeeLo Green, Miguel, John Legend, Steven Tyler and more. Each guest artist picked a favorite song written by Robinson to […]

    Jennifer Hudson Added to Fashion Rocks Lineup

    *Jennifer Hudson and the Canadian band Magic! have been added to the Fashion Rocks lineup, it was announced Monday. The two acts will join Afrojack, Duran Duran, Jennifer Lopez, KISS, Miranda Lambert, Nico & Vinz, Pitbull, Rita Ora, The Band Perry and Usher at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Sept. 9. The two-hour special celebrating fashion […]

    Justin Timberlake Upsets Twitter by Calling Madonna ‘My Ninja’

    *Twitter unloaded on Justin Timberlake for using the word “ninja” as a substitute for the n-word in a tweet. It went down Saturday, when JT sent Madonna a 56th birthday shout out on Twitter. “A happiest of Bdays to my mother chucking ninja, @Madonna!! Hope you have a great one, M!” Timberlake wrote in the […]

    Kanye West, Paul McCartney Collabo in the Works?

    *Word has it that Kanye West and Paul McCartney are in the studio working on new music together. According to Page Six, the pair have been working on multiple tracks in secret. Speaking anonymously to Billboard, sources have confirmed the rumors are true and that the former Beatle will appear on Ye’s upcoming album, due […]

    Michael Brown’s Mom on GMA: ‘Justice’ Will Restore Peace to Ferguson

    *The mother of Michael Brown says the officer who shot and killed her son needs to be held responsible in order for peace to return in Ferguson, Missouri. “Arresting this man and making him accountable for his actions; that’s justice,” Lesley McSpadden said in an exclusive interview with “Good Morning America’s” Robin Roberts. The St. […]

    Attorney Gen. Eric Holder to Brief Pres. Obama on Ferguson

    *Attorney General Eric Holder will brief President Barack Obama on the situation in Ferguson, Missouri, on Monday afternoon following perhaps the most violent night of demonstrations since the fatal shooting of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown. The president, who arrived at the White House early Monday morning for a scheduled break in his family vacation in […]

    Terrie Williams on the Mask of Depression

    *Like so many people, I was saddened by the death of award winning actor Robin Williams. The disease of depression appeared to have wrapped itself around Williams and literally squeezed the life from the 63-year-old “Good Will Hunting” star. Terrie Williams knows firsthand about depression. The licensed psychotherapist and celebrity public relations expert experienced it […]