Span of Memphis street renamed for slain rapper Young Dolph
Family and friends of slain rapper Young Dolph have remembered him as a generous philanthropist, skilled businessman and loving father at a ceremony renaming a street for him in the same area of Memphis where he grew up — and also was gunned down.
Rapper Young Dolph Gunned Down Outside Memphis Bakery He Gushed About Days Ago
Suzanne Cordeiro/AFP via GettyRapper Young Dolph was fatally shot outside a Memphis bakery he’d declared his love for just days earlier, according to local station FOX13.The 36-year-old rapper, whose real name is Adolph Robert Thornton, Jr., walked into the bakery, Makeda’s Butter Cookies, to buy two treats, owner Maurice Hill told the station. As Thornton left, a car pulled up, and someone shot and killed him around 1 p.m.Thorton’s slaying comes just a week after he gushed about the bakery in anews.yahoo.com
Still divisive, Dr. Luke resurges at Grammys — as Tyson Trax
Dr. Luke appeared as Tyson Trax on the Grammy ballot for Doja Cat's Say So," which he produced and co-wrote. But not all of the academy members may have been aware they were voting for Dr. Luke when they completed their ballots this year. Ad“I didn’t know that Tyson Trax was Dr. Luke. AdTogether, Martin and Dr. Luke crafted hits for Kelly Clarkson, Katy Perry, Pink and Kesha, who he signed in 2005. Eventually Dr. Luke stepped into the forefront, helming successes for Miley Cyrus, Pitbull, Nicki Minaj and Flo Rida, logging 17 No.
PHOTOS: Beyoncé announces new ‘Icy Park’ collection that will “bring the streets to the slopes”
Beyonce sporting a pink crop top and leggings as part of her "Icy Park" collection. HOUSTON – Your wardrobe is about to get “icy” as Beyonce gives a preview of her new fashion collection “Icy Park.”In an announcement Jan. 25, the collection is in collaboration with Adidas and is said to “bring the streets to the slopes” and is the third installment to her “Ivy Park” line. The Houston-native singer posted images of the new collection on her Instagram and Twitter pages, showcasing new activewear and footwear. There is no official date set for the release of “Icy Park” in stores. AdWhat do you think of Beyonce’s “Icy Park” Collection?
Lil Wayne, Kodak Black get clemency; Joe Exotic does not
President Donald Trump pardoned or commuted the sentences of more than 140 people in a last-minute clemency flurry after midnight on Wednesday, a list that included rappers Lil Wayne and Kodak Black. — Rapper Lil Wayne, whose real name is Dwayne Michael Carter Jr., was given a full pardon. In the pardon, Lil Wayne was praised for his “commitment to a variety of charities, including donations to research hospitals and a host of foodbanks.” Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders backed the pardon. Lil Wayne is one of the seminal figures in rap in the last two decades, selling more than 20 million albums in the U.S. since releasing his debut in 1999. Supporters included Gucci Mane, Lil Pump, Lil Yachty, and athletes Lamar Jackson and Jack Brewer.
Despite bleak 2020, celebrities make effort to brighten year
(AP Photo)LOS ANGELES – Yes, 2020 may seem like a complete fail with all the constant bad news and tragic moments. It’s been filled with gloom and doom(scrolling), but some celebrities and those inspired by them have tried to brighten a bleak year. He reassigned his 10 seamstresses in New York to produce thousands daily for health care workers on the frontlines. The singer and husband Emilio Estefan's restaurant Estefan Kitchen served up homemade meals for health care workers in Miami. The challenge coordinated offers by celebrities and athletes to raise funds to feed those in need during the pandemic.
Ultra-luxurious 3-story closet (and the Houston-area mansion it comes in) on the market yet again
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Jimmy Fallon visits Texas, helps Matthew McConaughey shoot his first Instagram selfie
Actor Matthew McConaughey during an interview with host Jimmy Fallon on November 7, 2019. HOUSTON - Jimmy Fallon and "The Tonight Show" took a grand trip to Texas this week, visiting Austin and broadcasting from The University of Texas at Austin on Thursday. Andrew Lipovsky/NBC Television personalities Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines during an interview with host Jimmy Fallon on November 7, 2019. Posted by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday, November 7, 2019Matthew McConaughey took his first Instagram selfie with Fallon and UT Austin students:Fallon in the fountain:Jimmy Dives Into the Littlefield Fountain When at UT Austin, do as the Longhorns do! #FallonAtUT Posted by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday, November 7, 2019Did you watch the show?