Kanye West’s “Jesus Is King” Is Number 1

To not much surprise, Kanye West’s highly anticipated Jesus Is King album is number 1 on the Billboard 200.

The album is Kanye’s ninth consecutive album to land in the top spot.

That ties him with Eminem as the only other artist to do it.

Jesus Is King sold an equivalent of 264,000 album units. That counts streams and sales.

Nicki Minaj Blasts Wendy Williams For Talking About Her New Husband

Nicki Minaj took to Queen Radio to put talk show host, Wendy Williams on blast for talking about her husband, Kenneth Petty.

Minaj blamed Williams’ attack on her recent divorce saying, “There are people who report the news and there are people who do it with evil intent in their heart, viciousness. And I pray for you because I know you’re hurting and I know you must be sick and humiliated.”

Minaj continued saying, “Look at what age you are. You sat up there being vicious all this time and paid for that man’s mistress all these years. You paid for her shopping sprees, you paid for her hotels, you probably even paid for her GYN bills, you paid to have that baby delivered, hoe. How you doin’, stupid?”

Minaj says her husband, Kenneth Petty has moved on from his past. He was convicted of the attempted rape of a 16-year-old when he was still a teenager. He pleaded manslaughter in 2006 and spent seven years in jail.

Frank Ocean Releases Single ‘In My Room’

Frank Ocean has released another single following “DHL.” Ocean released “In My Room” on Apple Music Saturday night, the song debut at his recent PrEP+ clubnight event in New York last Thursday. (October 31)

With the release of “DHL” artwork was paired with the single depicting a man sitting on a chair with one arm raised and his head in a bag. The artwork matched silhouettes that accompanied the release.

“In My Room” was also accompanied by artwork that matched one of the silhouettes which fans believe represent new music coming from Ocean.

Angie Martinez Involved In Serious Car Accident

Radio and television host Angie Martinez is recovering after a severe car accident.

She told the story on social media Monday morning.

Martinez wrote, “I’ve always believed in angels and mine was with me the other morning. I was in a severe car accident and sustained a fractured lumbar and shattered vertebrae.”

She continued, “I’m recovering and will be for some time, but I am extremely grateful to have the opportunity to do that. Wanted you all to hear it from me first and know that although this is a different time, I am in the best spirits possible and determined to be back and better than ever!”

Best wishes for a full and quick recovery Angie!

Rapper Cardi B Advises Little Girls Against Smoking Weed and Cigarettes

Cardi B is advising little girls to not smoke weed or cigarettes. The “Wish Wish” rapper took to social media to share pictures of herself at 15, in one picture she’s seen lighting a cigarette.

“15-year-old Cardi…Dear little girls don’t smoke cigarettes or weed trying to look cool for the seniors cause you really gonna grow up and see how dumb you look doing it…Seriously tho what was I thinking? Anyways naaa my mustache was too much,” she captioned the series of pictures.

Beyonce Rumored to Be Filming New Music Video on Thamesmead Estate

London is the backdrop for Beyonce’s new video according to MailOnline.com. The 38-year-old is reportedly filming near Catford and Thamesmead in South East London.

A casting call went out seeking “black and brown people of different cultures, nationalities, ethnicities, genders, and ages.”

Rihanna Is Latest Celebrity to Urge Gov. Abbott to Spare Rodney Reed’s Lifei

Rihanna is joining Kim Kardashian, Dr. Phil McGraw, Susan Sarandon, and the entire European Union in sparing the life of Rodney Reed.

Reed is currently on death row in for the rape and murder of Stacey Stites, of whom he was having an affair with, but Reed’s defense has argued that Stites fiancee, Jimmy Fennell, had a motive and opportunity to kill her.

Fennell, a Georgetown police officer, was jailed for seven years in Stites kidnapping and for having a sexual relationship with an inmate who was in his custody.

“One Click!!! SIGN this petition if you don’t believe the Government should kill an innocent man!!! @GovAbbott” with a link to a petition on FreeRodneyReed.com,” Rihanna tweeted.

Kim Kardashian Was Fully Caught Listening to Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ in This Instagram Video

Fans of Kim Kardashian and Taylor Swift were quick to point out that Swift’s song, Lover was playing in the background during a photoshoot Kardashian posted to her Instagram stories.

Kardashian and Swift have had beef since she released a private phone call between Swift and Kanye West, where Swift was exposed after saying she knew nothing about a song Kanye had done.

Fast forward to the video of a photoshoot where Kim can be heard in the background talking to two of the set staff who seemingly got into an argument, “Don’t worry they never stay mad long.” Kim wrote on the video.

Fans of the reality show star and Swifties think that with “Lover” playing in the background and the two men making up, it signals that her feud with Taylor might be over.

First Look Of Jennifer Hudson As Aretha Franklin

We are seeing the first pictures of Jennifer Hudson as the legendary Aretha Franklin.

Hudson will be portraying Franklin in the upcoming biopic Respect. 

The pictures were captured on Sunday as filming for the movie took place in New York City.

Marlon Wayans was also seen in the photos. Wayans plays Franklin’s husband Ted White in the movie. Respect is due to be released in August 2020.

Chris Brown Is Being Sued by His Former Backup Dancer

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Chris Brown has another lawsuit, this one from a former backup dancer.

A dancer is alleging she sustained eye injuries on a music video shoot in 2017.

She is alleging that fake blood used on a video shoot caused her to sustain eye injuries.

The suit alleges that a makeup artist, carelessly and negligently poured fake liquid blood on the dancer without eye protection after assuring her that the substance was safe.

She is seeking $25,000 in loss wages including past and present and damages from Chris Brown and his production team.

The suit also claims that nobody provided her with assistance during her recovery.

What’s Going On Between Lil Nas X and SZA?

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Lil Nas X posted a series of photos of him and SZA on his Instagram page

SZA is wearing a black robe that is open showing her wearing a strapless black bra and jeans.

Lil Nas X is also wearing a black robe with no shirt on.

The photo is taken in front of a mirror and there are a lot of items on the table that fans were trying to use to put the story together.

It looks like they could be in makeup. Possible music video?

It is Fashion Week in New York, could they be walking or performing for Fashion Week?

It did lead fans to wonder if the two were working on music together.

Khloe Kardashian Does Not Hold a Grudge Against Tristan or Jordyn Woods

Tristan Thompson, Khloe Kardashian, Jordyn Woods

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Recently, Khloe Kardashian was on Ryan Seacrest’s radio show, On Air With Ryan Seacrest.

She was a guest to promote the new season of Keeping Up With The Kardashian’s.

She told Ryan that she has moved on from the cheating scandal that involved her child’s father, Tristan Thompson and family friend, Jordyn Woods.

I’m not someone who holds a grudge. If I do that, its only going to affect me. That chapter is closed for me.

She said she has not received an acceptable apology from either party and that apologies need to be as loud as your disrespect.

She has found the humor in some parts of the ordeal. I gotta find the humor in something, what am I going to do? Sit in a ball and cry?

New Music: Fat Joe – ‘Yes’ (Feat. Cardi B & Anuel AA)

Cardi B at Rolling Loud Miami

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It’s new music Friday and Fat Joe is coming through with a new song called, “Yes.”

“Yes” features Cardi B and Puerto Rican rapper Anuel AA, who delivers a verse in Spanish while Cardi does what she does best by not being pressed by competition.

“Family Ties” is Joe’s upcoming album, his first since 2017’s Plata O Plomo.

Nicki Minaj Apologizes To Fans & Calls Retirement Announcement “Abrupt & Insensitive”

Nicki Minaj Queen Radio

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Many of Nicki Minaj’s fans were shocked and hurt at the rapper’s retirement announcement. One fan took to social media to ask Nicki to elaborate on why she decided to call it quits.

“I’m still right here,” Nicki replied. “Still madly in love with you guys & you know that. In hindsight, this should’ve been a Queen Radio discussion & it will be. I promise u guys will be happy. No guests, just us talking about everything. The tweet was abrupt & insensitive, I apologize babe,” Nicki responded along with a heart and prayer hands emojis.

According to TMZ, sources say that criticism has been too much for the “Megatron” rapper and reports of Minaj being pregnant are being denied.

Kendall Jenner Gets Attention From Two NBA Players

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Kendall Jenner continued the family’s reputation for attracting the attention of NBA players.

Page Six reports that Jenner was in Malibu, California over Labor Day weekend and got the eye from an ex and someone who might be interested in her company.

A spy said Jenner was playing Cards Against Humanity with her ex-boyfriend and Detroit Pistons player Blake Griffin. Soon after, LA Lakers player Kyle Kuzma showed up at the gathering.

The source claims “both athletes were jockeying for attention.”

Jenner was dating Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons earlier this year.

Kevin Hart Suffered 3 Spinal Fractures and Still in Intense Pain

Kevin Hart Day

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In an update on Kevin Hart, the comedian and actor suffered three spinal fractures, his Sunday night back surgery included fusing two thoracic sections of his spine and one fracture in the lumbar section.

Doctors say that Hart will make a full recovery, however, the road will be a long one. With injuries like Kevin’s, walking can be difficult and can even result in partial paralysis of the arms or legs.

Kevin is currently heavily medicated due to the intense pain and will miss out on several events and projects that were on his schedule. Total recovery could take months.