Month: August 2011

Golden “Throne” Too High

Golden “Throne” Too High

Producers on the record are said to include the Neptunes, Mike Dean, the RZA of Wu-Tang Clan, the Jugganauts, Swizz Beats, Q-Tip (in partnership with West) and a few others. With retail sellers going about this Friday, what music critics are now focused on and wondering is whether or not the album was actually worth […]

Mr. Bean Beans His Car

Mr. Bean Beans His Car

Last night, famed comedic actor Rowan Atkinson, more commonly known as Mr. Bean completely trashed his car. Atkinson apparently lost control of the vehicle, causing it to spin 3 times before crashing into a tree and hitting a nearby signpost. Luckily, Atkinson was not badly harmed, only suffering a minor shoulder injury from the accident […]

Jay-Z Lends a Hand to Pharrell

Jay-Z Lends a Hand to Pharrell

Jay-Z has just added another urban label to his already well amassed empire. It has been confirmed that Jay-Z and Pharrell are joining together to further strengthen Pharrell’s Billionaire Boys Club brand. With Jay’s business mentality and Pharrell’s creativity, it sounds like this is a good move. Billionaire Boys Club will now be distributed under […]

Macy's to Bring Top Designer’s High Fashion to the Masses

Macy's to Bring Top Designer’s High Fashion to the Masses

If you ever wanted to look like the celebrities in magazines now is your chance. World Famous designer Karl Lagerfeld is launching a onetime only collection on August 31st to be sold at more than 200 Macy’s stores nationwide. This will give most women the opportunity to get into some of the hottest designs of […]

Malinda Williams on DENIM Magazine

Malinda Williams on DENIM Magazine

Actress Malinda Williams embraces the cover of virtual fashion magazine DENIM for their August 2011 premiere issue. Williams, known for playing “Bird” on the HBO series Soul Food, talks about her career, fashion, and how she manages to maintain her healthy physique. The issue will be available to viewers at midnight on denimmagazine.net

Kings of Leon Seeks Help for Lead Singer Caleb

Kings of Leon Seeks Help for Lead Singer Caleb

Kings of Leon had to cancel their tour after performing last week in Dallas because of lead singer Caleb Followill’s health problems. Allegedly the band wants Caleb to seek professional help for his drinking problem which might lead to alcoholism. The group as a whole is trying to cope with the issue so they can […]

The Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty Exhibit

The Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty Exhibit

The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in NYC currently broke records by showcasing The Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty exhibit. Since the exhibit opened in May it has gained over 582,000 guests according to globalgrind.com. The fine works and unique pieces created by the late designer, is displayed in several rooms throughout the museum. The […]

Eva Marcille: “Say Yes to the Dress”

Eva Marcille: “Say Yes to the Dress”

Top Model Winner in 2004, Eva Marcille was seen on the red carpet for NBC Universal All Star party in Beverly Hills. She was promoting Oxygen’s “Hair Spectacular” where she will be the host this upcoming season. Eva wore a cutout dress from Jad Gandour’s Fall collection, setting it off with blue pumps by Versace.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows breaks $1 Billion at Box Office

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows breaks $1 Billion at Box Office

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 hit $1 billion on Thursday. Opening on July 15th, the film made $483.2 million on the opening weekend, topping records for best opening day and opening weekend worldwide. Being the final movie in an incredibly popular series, it is no surprise that Harry Potter and the Deathly […]

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