Remy Ma Coming Home Soon
Back in 2008, Remy Ma was sentenced to eight years in prison for shooting her former “friend,” Makeda Barnes-Joseph in the stomach over some missing loot. (I’d hate to be her homegirl and owe her money.) Anywho, her days behind bars are about to end, because after serving six years in the pen, Miss Trigger-Happy’s thugaboo boyfriend—the underground rapper Papoose—announced earlier this month that his “bitch” (direct quote) is coming home in July at a concert in Allentown, Pennsylvania. This is usually where I would make a smart-ass remark, but I don’t want no problems.
Read it at Rhymes with Snitch.
Mrs. Carter Tour Makes Beyoncé the Highest-Paid Black Musician of All Time
Well, I guess they don’t call her Queen Bey for nothing, because Beyoncé is about to snag another crown. Her Mrs. Carter World Show Tour is expected to pull in over $200 million by the end of 2014, which means she will be engraved in our history books as the highest-paid Black musician ever! (Uh oh, I feel another arrogant anthem coming on. “Bow Down Pt. 2”?)
Read it at MTV ZA.
Jada Pinkett Smith and Halle Berry Snag New Roles for 2014
It’s been a while since we’ve seen Jada Pinkett Smith on the big or small screen—and well, a little less than a year for Halle Berry—but our favorite
MILFs ’90s stars are back in action. On Wednesday, Jada broke news to her Facebook fans that she’ll be tackling the role of “sadistic villain” Fish Mooney in Fox TV’s new Batman prequel series, Gotham. And after four years of waiting for Halle’s Frankie & Alice, the film is set to hit theaters April 4! But that’s not all: Drake’s fantasy babymama will be getting more of that X-Men guap with her resurrection of Storm in their Days of Future Past installment (hitting theaters May 23). Go ladies!