NLE Choppa, Latto, Lil Yachty & More Join Season 6 Cast Of “Grown-ish”▼
During the ATX Festival, Freeform made an exciting announcement on Saturday, June 3, revealing that Kelly Rowland, Omarion, Latto, and NLE Choppa will be joining the star-studded cast for Season 6 of Grown-ish. Rowland will portray Edie, the esteemed head of the psychology department at Cal U, while Latto takes on the role of Sloane, a wine representative with Doug as her client. Omarion and NLE Choppa will make special appearances as themselves. Fans can anticipate the final season, which will be split into two parts, with the first part premiering in the summer of 2023 and the 100th episode airing in 2024.
GloRilla Rocks Stage At The 2023 Roots Picnic With Pregnant Chrisean Rock▼
During her performance at the 2023 Roots Picnic in Philadelphia, GloRilla thrilled the crowd with a lively rendition of her hit song “Tomorrow 2.” Although Cardi B didn’t join her for her rap verse, Glo surprised everyone by bringing out the very pregnant Chrisean Rock, who danced and twerked onstage. Chrisean later shared a video montage on Instagram, capturing the fun moments at the event and emphasizing the importance of sisterhood.
Rihanna & A$AP Rocky Celebrate Son's First Birthday With Wu-Tang-Inspired Party▼
Recently, Rihanna and A$AP Rocky celebrated their son RZA’s first birthday while also confirming the inspiration behind his name with a Wu-Tang Clan-inspired themed birthday party. The couple also shared intimate moments of their family life, including a pregnant Rihanna kissing Rocky’s cheek, and showcased the rapper bonding with his son through dancing and shared activities. As they eagerly await the arrival of their second child, the couple looks forward to expanding their growing family.
Busta Rhymes & Janet Jackson Reunite After 25 Years At The “Together Again” Tour▼
Busta Rhymes made a surprise appearance during Janet Jackson’s Together Again Tour at Madison Square Garden on May 9. After 25 years, the rapper reunited with his collaborator for the 1998 hit song “What’s It Gonna Be?!” and delivered an emotional speech. As a special tribute, Busta asked the audience to join him in singing “Happy Birthday” to Janet, who will be turning 57 on May 16. The celebration continued with a birthday cake featuring images of the duo from the extravagant music video, which was one of the most expensive ever made, costing approximately $2 million.
Rapper Rico Nasty Announces New Cannabis Strain "ROAD RAGE"▼
Rapper Rico Nasty has joined a growing list of artists in the music industry to launch their own cannabis strain, including Miami rapper Rick Ross. The new strain, called ROAD RAGE, was announced by the “Phuckin’ Lady” rapper on Twitter on May 8. Alongside this new venture, Rico Nasty is currently the headline act for the Monster Energy Outbreak Tour. Fans can expect more updates on the new strain in the near future.
Erica Banks Joins Cast Of “Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta”▼
1501 rapper Erica Banks is set to join the cast of the hit reality TV show Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta. The new season is scheduled to air on June 13th at 8 PM on MTV, as the show moves from its previous home on VH1. The “Buss It” rapper will join a star-studded cast of reality TV personalities, including Erica Mena, Rasheeda Frost, Spice, and more.
Ice Spice & PinkPantheress Among Rising Stars To Feature In Kim Kardashian's Latest SKIMS Campaign▼
Rising stars Ice Spice, PinkPantheress, Nessa Barett, and RAYE have all been tapped to model Kim Kardashian’s latest SKIMS line, according to a recent post by Kim on Twitter. The new campaign follows after Ice Spice, who recently collaborated with PinkPantheress on “Boy’s a Liar Pt. 2,” linked up with Kim K’s daughter North West.
The new SKIMS collection is set to drop on April 27.
Kidd Kenn Announces Vinyl & Doll Set At Target▼
Chicago-based rapper Kidd Kenn has recently announced the release of his very own vinyl and limited edition doll set at Target. The doll features his signature colorful fade haircut, a matching pink outfit, and high heels, embodying the rapper’s bold and unique style.
The set is set to launch in May, but fans can already pre-order it as early as April.
J. Cole Surprises Fans At Benny the Butcher's "Thank God I Made It” World Tour▼
On the evening of April 20th, J. Cole made a surprise appearance at Benny the Butcher’s “Thank God I Made It” World Tour in Baltimore, MD. The crowd was ecstatic as J.Cole took the stage to perform their hit track “John’s P Caddy.” This unexpected collaboration excited concertgoers and it was an unforgettable night for all lucky enough to witness the performance firsthand.
Chance The Rapper Caught Dancing With Woman At Jamaica Carnival; Fans Debate If It’s Cheating▼
Chance The Rapper caused a stir on social media when fans spotted him dancing with a woman during the Jamaica carnival. As the rapper is married, many fans questioned the appropriateness of his provocative dancing with the woman.
However, some fans pointed out that it is a part of Jamaican carnival culture to dance similarly, and therefore, it might not be a case of cheating.