Kevin Spacey Seen In Public For First Time In Over A Year

Kevin Spacey was noticed out in public for the primary time in over a yr on Friday simply days after he was formally charged with felony sexual assault from an alleged incident that came about in 2016. 

The 59-year-old actor was noticed getting right into a minivan whereas leaving a rehearsal area on Friday whereas sporting a shawl and beanie that coated most his face. 

Kevin Spacey Seen In Public For First Time In Over A Year

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It’s the primary sighting the disgraced Oscar winner since November 2017. Earlier within the week, Spacey uploaded a video on his social media accounts wherein he not directly addressed his sexual assault allegations.

“Some believed every thing and have simply been ready with bated breath to listen to me confess all of it,” Spacey says within the video whereas bizarrely sporting a holiday-themed apron. “They’re simply dying to have me declare that every thing mentioned is true and that I acquired what I deserved.”

“Wouldn’t that be simple if it was all so easy?” he provides. “Only you and I each understand it’s by no means that straightforward, not in politics and never in life. If I didn’t pay the value for the issues we each know I did do, I’m actually not going to pay the value for the issues I didn’t do.”

His fees come one yr after a former Boston TV information anchor accused Spacey assaulting her son at a bar in July 0f 2016. In police reviews, the now 20-year outdated man says that Spacey reached into his pants and repeatedly touched his genitals in a Nantucket bar.

Spacey is about to be arraigned on January seventh on fees assault and battery.

Kyrie Irving Gets Into Hoops Debate With Boston Children's Hospital Patient

The Boston Celtics visited Boston Children’s Hospital on Tuesday night time to assist some the younger sufferers get into the Holiday spirit. During their time on the hospital, which included singing Christmas carols, a younger fan named Yash bought right into a basketball debate with former Duke Blue Devil, Kyrie Irving.

As seen within the video under, the passionate hoops fan trolled Kyrie about Gonzaga’s current 89-87 victory towards the highly effective Dukies on the Maui Invitational. 

Irving course spent one season at Duke, though he was restricted to simply eight video games, earlier than being chosen #1 general by the Cleveland Cavaliers within the 2011 NBA Draft. The Blue Devils, at the moment ranked #three within the nation, are heavy favorites to win the National title this season due to a star-studded freshman class that features Zion Williamson, RJ Barrett and Cam Reddish – all whom might feasibly be chosen 1, 2 & three within the 2019 Draft.

In addition to debating hoops and singing Christmas carols with the children, Kyrie additionally attached Yash with an unique, 1–1 colorway the Nike Kyrie four. Check out extra footage from the Celtics’ superior go to to the Boston Children’s Hospital within the movies embedded under.

Joel Embiid: Celtics vs Sixers Isn’t A Rivalry, “They Always Kick Our Ass”

The Boston Celtics, a staff that has been pegged as favorites to win the Eastern Conference, opened the NBA season with a convincing 105-87 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers final night time. Despite capturing simply 43% from the ground as a staff, 5 Celtics gamers scored in double-figures final night time, together with Jayson Tatum who led the best way with 23 factors, 9 rebounds and three assists.

Joel Embiid led the 76ers with 23 factors and 10 rebounds whereas Ben Simmons flirted with a triple-double, posting 19 factors, 15 rebounds and eight assists, nevertheless it merely wasn’t sufficient to hold with the Cs. After Boston’s 18-point victory, the Sixers’ All-Star middle made it recognized that his squad is not on the Celtics’ stage.

As is custom, Embiid additionally took to social media after the sport. The caption his submit reads: “Tough begin however “Jalen Rose” extra to go #TheCourse of #81.”

The Sixers will return to the courtroom on Thursday night time for his or her home-opener in opposition to the Chicago Bulls. Meanwhile, the Celtics will head north the border for a Friday night time matchup in opposition to Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors. 

Check out some the highlights from final night time’s NBA season-opener within the posts embedded beneath.

Drake Brings Out Meek Mill At Show To Officially Squash Beef

The month May initially marked the end Meek Mill and Drake’s beef with the Philly rapper announcing that he and Aubrey had hashed out their differences. Now, during Drake’s Aubrey and The Three Migos tour stop in Boston, the olive branch was immortalized with Meek joining Drizzy onstage at the TD Garden as he ripped through his “Dreams and Nightmares Intro.”

“That’s my brother,” Drake would tell the crowd.

It’s a refreshing end to a feud that first took root in 2015 when Meek launched a campaign that catalyzed the question ghostwriting that continues to follow Drake around. It began when Meek took issue with Drake not shouting out Meek’s Dreams Worth More Than Money album, which was host to the two men’s “R.I.C.O.” collaboration. Ultimately, the beef produced Drake’s “Back To Back” hit and that inexplicable episode Funkmaster Flex failing to deliver on a proper diss track from Meek Mill on Hot 97.

Meek and Drake’s spat really began to come to a close after Drake voiced his support for the Philly rapper during his time in prison last November at a time when the hip-hop community was coming together to shine a light on gaping disparities within the criminal justice system in the United States.

Saturday night, Philadelphia 76ers owner and vocal Meek Mill advocate Michel Rubin hinted at the ficial end when he posted a photo Meek Mill’s wrist adorned with some ice and Aubrey & The Three Migos tour credentials.

“Legendary,” Rubin penned under a separate video Drake and Meek Mill onstage together.

Celtic's Jabari Bird Arrested For Assaulting, Choking & Kidnapping Somebody

Sophomore guard Jabari Bird the the Boston Celtics has been arrested for what the Boston police call a “domestic incident.” This means, according to the Boston Globe, that he (allegedly) “assaulted, choked, and kidnapped somebody.” Whatever happened in the “domestic incident” or later when the police were arresting Bird, it was violent enough to land the young player in the hospital where he is being “guarded” by the police. the victim the “incident” has been taken to another hospital “for treatment with injuries sustained,” according to John Boyle, a spokesperson for the Boston Police. 

The Celtics seem to be as unclear on the specifics as the rest us. They released a statement saying: “we are actively gathering information and will reserve further comment at this time,” saying also that they are taking the whole thing “very seriously.”

Doubtless the team is not excited about the news, especially considering Bird’s growing potential and the faith they’ve already put in him, signing him (a 58th-overall pick) to a $3 million dollar, two-year deal in July. The signing came after Bird averaged 19.3 points in the G-League this past season. In the summer league this year he put up a 57% shooting percentage. 

Jabari Bird will appear in court on Monday. 

Drake Dedicates Last Night's Boston Concert To Mac Miller

The sudden news Mac Miller’s passing rocked everyone associated with the rap medium, including Drake who dedicated his Boston concert to the late rapper. Before immersing himself in his set, Drake took a moment to pay tribute to his “late friend Mac Miller,” who he said was always kind to him in passing. Mac Miller once famously boasted, “I’m still playing it out the same speakers, I did it all without a Drake feature” on his 2014 track “Here We Go.” Needless to say, both men appeared to be on good-to-great terms before his passing.

Drake wrapped up his emotionally charged message by segueing into “Emotionless” from his Scorpion LP. “We about to go in for Mac tonight,” he shouted energetically. He among others including Solange, Chance the Rapper, Kid Cudi and J. Cole corroborated the sentiment, that Miller was in fact among the kindest souls in the music industry.

Mac Miller was found dead in his home an apparent overdose. The entire hip hop community is essentially in a grievous, because Mac Miller was in essence, very difficult to root against, for lack a better expression. There is no further information regarding the cause his death, as this writing.

Jay-Z & Beyonce's Touring Company Crack Down On Fake Merch Sellers: Report

It’s common to see bootleggers outside concerts selling everything from fake tickets to merchandise. While there’s been more laws in place to help crack down on scalpers, not much has been done for those who are slinging fake t-shirts. However, Jay-Z and Beyonce’s tour company have put their own efforts into place in order to stop anyone from selling fake “On The Run II” merch.

Jay-Z and Beyonce’s tour merch company have gone to court to prevent bootleggers from selling counterfeit merch outside their Boston concert, TMZ reports. They’ve successfully filed a restraining order against Three Ten Merchandising Services in advance to prevent them from selling knockf merch outside their show at the Gillette Stadium on August 5th.

According to court docs, the licensing company said they wanted to give Boston authorities the right to immediately seize any fake merch from the show. They’re also threatening to take the bootleggers to court and they estimate the legal fees will come up to $450K.

The documents also said that other major touring artists, such as P!nk, Katy Perry and Lady Gaga, have also had this type court order greenlit across America in the past. 

The licensing company said that the bootleggers have already made a bunch fake merch ahead time for their Boston show and this way, they can put their hustle to a halt to which the judge agreed. 

Macklemore Dedicates Performance Of "Otherside" To His "Sister" Demi Lovato

Macklemore hit the stage in Boston, Massachusetts last night at the Xfinity Center and dedicated one his most personal tracks, “Otherside” to his friend Demi Lovato who is currently recovering from a drug overdose. The song is about his own battled with addiction and after his performance, he shared a special message to his audience.  

 “I do that song because if it wasn’t for my sobriety and my recovery, I wouldn’t be on this stage tonight,” he said. “And, I just want to send prayers and my thoughts and love out to Demi Lovato. I heard about that and when we have this disease addiction that ties us, addicts, together. And, that’s my sister in recovery. I know what it’s like to slip. I know what it’s like to relapse.”

At the age 25, Macklemore checked himself into rehab for alcohol and opioid addiction and has been open about his past in music ever since. 

The latest updates on Demi are that she’s conscious and surrounded by family and friends in the hospital. Reports her overdosing on heroin were shut down with reports suggesting it was methamphetamine. 

Rite Hook – Eastern Standard In-Studio Performance

Leedz Edutainment’s highly anticipated compilation project, Eastern Standard, is almost here and to celebrate, one their most talented and featured artists, Rite Hook, delivers an impressive and gripping verse as part a recent in-studio performance.

 

The proud Beantown artist flexes his rhyming talents by rattling f quotables for nearly two minutes straight, including some well-aimed shots at his enemies and acknowledgement his troubled past. Hook may be known to some as one underground Hip-Hop’s stronger vocal and songwriting talents, but he’s showing here that he can absolutely spit with the best ‘em.

 

You’ll find him gracing three the cuts on Eastern Standard, a feature-packed project boasting 21 total tracks, along with an immense lineup talent that includes and stretches beyond Leedz’ New England roots, such as Slaine, Michael Christmas, Blacastan, Chris Orrick (f/k/a Red Pill), Chris Rivers, Mega Ran, Spose, Natti and Deacon The Villain ( CunninLynguists), YGTUT, and many more!

 

You can get ready for the project’s impending release by checking out the visuals for Rite Hook’s in-studio performance. Eastern Standard is due out May 18 and will be available through all major digital retailers and streaming platforms, courtesy Leedz Edutainment!

 

Eastern Standard Tracklist: 

01. The East Coast (feat. Mega Ran)

02. The Motions (feat. Rite Hook & Chris Rivers)

03. Where The Wild Things Are (feat. STL GLD, Ransom & Blank Face)

04. Source Of Power (feat. Slaine)

05. Buy My $h!T (feat. Spose)

06. Never Lived It (feat. Cam Meekins, Sap & Michael Christmas)

07. Pharaoh Gold (feat. Tut, Deacon The Villain & Natti CunninLyguists)

08. The Good & The Bad (feat. Chris Orrick)

09. On The Run (feat. B.Dolan & Rite Hook)

10. Izzy Dead (feat. Copywrite)

11. Mechanical Movement (feat. Blacastan & Marvalyss)

12. Enjoy The Movie (feat. Rite Hook & K.A.A.N)

13. Scream (feat. Jarv)

14. Set the Bar (feat. Tef Wesley)

15. I Want It All (feat. Awon & Dephlow)

16. Glass Case (feat. JSwiss & Jared Evan)

17. Say The Word (feat. Dan Johns & The HunchPunch Champ)

18. EveryThing Y’all Owe Us (feat. Mr Solid 150 & Stu Lee)

19. King Of The Worst (feat. Dinosaur Burps)

20. Seem So Hard (feat. Granite State)

21. H.E.R. (Love Me Not) (feat. Rel)

*All Tracks produced by The Arcitype, except tracks 4 and 18, produced by Teddy Roxpin. Track 13 produced by Teddy Roxpin & The Arcitype. 

Busta Rhymes Island Is Just Now Discovered By Twitterverse, Users In Awe

It may come as a surprise, to even those intimately close to the rapper, but yes, Busta Rhymes has an island named in his honor. Due to a recent surge in twitter exploration, users have uncovered the actual coordinates the island in question. A quick google search yields nothing short ficial documentation. Avid Busta Rhymes fan Kevin O’Brien maintains the island, in Shrewsbury Massachusetts, just outside Boston. There’s a 508 number associated with the island, and Kevin is usually available for comment, even though his responsibilities don’t equate to full ownership  the land.

Last we heard in ’09, the island was a few key points away from its own constitutional order. O’Brien commented: “It’s a very small little island (with) rope-swinging, blueberries, and stuff Busta would enjoy,”

Although this island has been up for discussion for the past decade, only now has twitter created a vacuum media attention. Users and fans alike have searched on googlemaps to ascertain the real pieces to the puzzle. Check out some these reactions below.