Surviving R. Kelly could have modified the general public’s notion the R&B luminary however his repute as a predator-like women man goes again a pair a long time. Matthew Knowles, who managed his daughter’s group as they rose to fame, claims he turned down R. Kelly’s proposal to collaborate with Destiny’s Child.
“R Kelly was managed by Sony, by somebody I gained’t identify, and at the moment, they’d nearly drive you to document with their] artists,” stated Knowles. “And R Kelly wasn’t low cost – it was $75,000, plus journey prices, so we’re speaking $100,000 for a music. I personally rejected the music, as a result of I didn’t assume it was a superb music. Not simply because his] repute – this was round 1998, we had simply begun to listen to some these issues.” He does affirm that this notorious repute swayed him.
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“I used to be there, and my former spouse Tina was there. The factor with R Kelly was, he preferred to document late at evening, round midnight. And what was totally different along with his studio was that one room had a recording suite, and subsequent door was a membership, with 40 or 50 folks dancing.” The poisonous tradition the music business induced him and his spouse to oversee the group with adamance. “The ladies have been 15, 16. When they went to the toilet, Tina would go along with them,” he stated. “They didn’t go away our eyes.”
A supply informed Metro: “Record labels would ask R Kelly to write down songs for rising artists as a manner to assist them break into the business and he made a number of requests for Destiny’s Child. Mathew and Tina rejected all them as a result of they didn’t need him wherever close to the band which is why they’re one the few acts to debut within the 90s with out an R Kelly music in its ficial discography.”
The group did document a music penned by Kelly referred to as “Stimulate Me” for an Eddy Murphy movie’s soundtrack in 1999. The music was not, nonetheless, together with on another their very own initiatives. R. Kelly can be stated to haven’t been current when Beyonce, Kelly Rowland, LeToya Luckett and LaTa put of their studio time.
Azealia Banks has confirmed the rumors regarding half her interplay with the Twitter’s CEO, Jack Dorsey. A supply revealed that the pair had struck a deal. Banks would craft a safety amulet for the tech mogul and Dorsey would promote her subsequent mixtape on his social media platform. The rapper has opened as much as Business Insiderin regards to the encounter that led to their “religious pact.”
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“We have this awkward dinner turkey slices, asparagus, and tomato as he’s on one thing known as the Bulletpro Diet … the meals was nasty, so I had some drinks and we saved speaking,” Banks stated. During their dialog, Dorsey opened up about receiving threats from ISIS in a propaganda video. Banks fered to cowl him with a safety spell for which she would wish some strands his hair.
Their deal wasn’t closed, nevertheless. Dorsey by no means tweeted about her mixtape.
“Quite a bit articles stated I put a hex on him however I did not,” Banks stated. “I’ve no cause to want him hurt. But we made a religious pact and he was speculated to make good on his finish.”
They haven’t been in touch for the previous couple years. One strand his beard hair continues to be within the rapper’s possession, tucked inside an envelope and saved in storage.
Tyson Chandler is swapping one purple component for an additional, as he appears destined to affix the Los Angeles Lakers after coming to a buyout settlement with the Phoenix Suns. The buyout was declared “in course of” within the wee hours the morning. Tyson Chandler, 36 years previous, is a valued commodity for his uncommon combine defensive rebounding, rim safety, and freak athleticism. LeBron James was one the primary Lakers’ gamers to brazenly welcome his addition to the roster.
For Tyson Chandler, signing with Los Angeles is a bit a homecoming, as a result of he grew up within the neighboring space simply south Fresno, California. The veteran heart is nonetheless anticipated to return f the bench behind JaVale McGee, one other massive with freak athleticism, and a restricted capturing vary. Chandler is not going to journey with the crew till all of the paperwork is found out. The Lakers face an enormous check tonight towards one the Eastern Conference’s higher outfits, the Toronto Raptors.
Don’t call it a comeback, Lil Kim was the surprise fashion model that designer Paul Cupo decided to unleash during New York Fashion Week’s VFILES show in Brooklyn, NY. The fabled queen the Bad Boy Records empire lined up on the catwalk strutting sporting a short coat dress with matching yellow hair dye, roots n’ all. Her low cut bustier showed f an impressive Queen B chain covering the most sensitive area her neckline.
Last month returned to fray with the Peter Dmitriyev-directed music video for “Nasty One,” where the rapper once again demonstrated her instincts for fashion with a feathered outfit reminiscent the shiny suit era. The video serves as the first look at her upcoming project. It’s hard to believe she’s only on her 5th studio album, and the first ficial release since The Naked Truth in 2005, barring the Lil’ Kim Season mixtape that made the rounds in 2016.
Here’s to hoping her rekindled interest in her music and fashion careers will help her tread over water. Back in June, Kim was fearful that her case for bankruptcy protection was at the risk being overthrown. The NY rap legend has previously claimed to be over $4 million in debt.
The Usher’s herpes case is seemingly never-ending since Laura Helm is back again with another case against the singer, after dropping her previous case. Laura first sued Usher for giving her the STD and Usher fired back saying she assumed the risk when sleeping with him unprotected. In her first case, she claimed Usher forced her to perform oral sex on him. She dropped her case voluntarily for unknown reasons.
According to The Blast, Laura is now suing Usher after he reportedly said she failed to mention if she had an STD before they had sex and she could have very well contracted herpes from a previous partner. He denied any wrongdoing and looked to have Laura pay his legal bills also citing how she never had protection on her.
“Defendant audaciously requests this Court to support his self-serving notion that an individual infected with an incurable virus owes no duty regarding his ‘hidden defect’ to a potential sexual partner,” her new documents write. She adds how Usher’s attempt to dismiss the case is “a shallow attempt to divert responsibility.”
The case is ongoing.
There’s a reason why the Kardashian’s are one the most talked about families, whether you like them or not, and it’s thanks to Kris Jenner. The mother the bunch has kept her daughter’s names in the headlines for both the bad reasons and the good reasons, but nonetheless they’re still making bank.
Kris Jenner recently chatted with the Huffington Post about her hunt for a new assistant and during the interview, her no mercy attitude came up.
“It’s about being discreet and being private and learning. That’s definitely a skill set,” Kris said about someone joining the family paroll. “And being able to be mature and understand what the family is all about. If somebody has something that’s happening in your life at the moment and it is a private thing, then somebody would need] to have a lot respect for that.”
A reference was pulled to when Kylie Jenner suspected one her employees was trying to take photos her before she announced her pregnancy. “Unfortunately, there are some bad people out there who have not good intentions. And, you know, I obviously can’t control that,” Kris said. “But to the best my ability, we try to have people on our team who have our back, who we feel that we can really trust.”
“I don’t care how much money somebody might have ― if they have nothing. Some people think, ‘Oh, I don’t have any money, and they’re not going to sue me.’ Well, we’ll take payments,” she added. “We’ll garner those wages for, you know, the next 10 years. But I just think that people don’t think. It’s a foolish thing to do.”
Don’t mess with the Kardashians.