Archives for December 2012

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Katt Williams is making news again, and it’s not for getting arrested? Happy New Year! TMZ caught up with the embattled comedian and he gave his $0.02 on the controversial film, ‘Django Unchained,’ more specifically, the film’s director, Quentin Tarantino. The film has drawn harsh criticism … [Read more...]

Preggers: Kim Kardashian And Kanye Expecting First Child! [VIDEO]

Move over Blue Ivy, here comes Kimye! During his Atlantic City concert on Sunday night, West announced that girlfriend Kim Kardashian is pregnant with their first child, and he did it in pure Kanye fashion: “Stop the music, stop the music… can we make some noise for my baby mama right … [Read more...]

In Memoriam: NewsOne Remembers Those We Lost In 2012

This past year, these actors, musicians, and other notables departed from this earth. NewsOne remembers those we lost in 2012 here. Jimmy Castor: Pop and funkmeister bar none, Jimmy Castor was a saxophonist who could also sing.  As the leader of the famed ’70s funk group, The Jimmy Castor Bunch,” … [Read more...]

Quentin Tarantino: ‘Roots’ Was Inauthentic

When Director Spike Lee said that he wouldn’t be supporting Quentin Tarantino‘s ‘Django Unchained,’ my reaction was simple (and said with one raised eyebrow): “[Lee] has had a Black woman play a crackhead, a Black man get drunk and kill his wife, a Black woman make a living having phone sex with … [Read more...]

Shakira and Gerard Pique welcome baby boy

Colombian superstar Shakira and her soccer star boyfriend Gerard Pique have received a late Christmas gift after welcoming their first child. The Hips Don't Lie hitmaker gave birth to a son on Thursday and her elated partner took to his official account to share the happy news. He … [Read more...]

‘Whitney Houston was murdered’ claims private investigator

Whitney Houston "was murdered" according to claims by US private investigator Paul Huebl. The Hollywood detective has allegedly uncovered evidence - including CCTV footage - that points to her being the victim of an attack by two men who were sent to collect a debt for drugs. The troubled … [Read more...]

Maiden edition of Soul to Soul comes off Dec 31

All is set for the maiden edition of the Soul II Soul Old School music night. Accra’s discerning fun-loving community will converge at the +233 Jazz Pub & Grill in North Ridge on New Year’s Eve, for what is expected to be a thrilling night of good old school music from the 70s, 80s and early … [Read more...]

Fontella Bass, US soul singer of Rescue Me, dies at 72

The American soul singer, Fontella Bass, best remembered for the hit single Rescue Me, has died of complications following a heart attack. She was 72. She had been in poor health for much of the past seven years. Rescue Me reached the top of the US R&B chart in 1965 and is one of the best … [Read more...]

2012 Ghana Movie Award List Of Winners

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Rihanna & Chris Brown In Ivory Coast

The music industry's most divisive couple continues their world tour! Rihanna & Chris Brown touched down in the Ivory Coast last night, where Breezy is soon scheduled to perform at the Kora Awards. The city of Abidjan is 7,370 away from the Staples Center, where the dysfunctional duo played … [Read more...]