Takeoff's Killer Indicted
Patrick Xavier Clark, the man accused of killing Takeoff—a member of the influential group the Migos who was shot outside of a bowling alley at the end of last year—was indicted by a grand jury in Houston. Authorities allege that Clark is seen in a survelliance video holding a bottle in one hand and shooting a gun in the other. In Clark's defense, his attorney Letitia Quinones-Hollins shared, "When we get inside a courtroom and in front of a jury, where we will be able to put on our evidence and cross-examine the state’s witnesses ... we expect the jury will come back with a verdict of not guilty."
Former B2K Member Raz B Hospitalized
Raz B, former member of the hit boy group B2K, has been hospitalized. A video has circulated of him breaking a window in a Kansas City hospital and climbing onto a ledge on the roof of the building. In the video Ran can be heard saying that he felt unsafe in Kansas City. He was allegedly staying in the hospital for a medical surgery of some kind. Raz had to be lured down from the ledge by law enforcement.
"All day I've been trying to clear miscommunications up and I'm letting everybody know right now that— Joseph, I need you to call me right now—I don't feel safe. I'm in Kansas City; I'm at the Hilton hotel and I'm telling everybody right now, Raz-B does not feel safe," he said in the video. "Put out an APB for Raz B in Kansas City. I don't feel safe. I don't feel safe. I'm telling everybody right now I don't feel safe."
Kandi Burruss and Todd Tucker to Produce The Wiz On Broadway
Kandi Burruss and Todd Tucker have joined the production team of the Broadway revival of The Wiz. In a joint statement, the two shared, "We are thrilled to be part of The Wiz. The songs, choreography, costumes, everything about The Wiz is epic. We have always said we want to help open the doors of theatre to all people. Theatre has the power to influence and inspire people to create change through art, and that is what we all need now. Art can heal and art can change you. It has changed us. So, come on and ease on down the road with us."
Tthe production is set to hit the stage for limited engagement in 2024.