Whether you watched it on tv, or heard about it in the paper, you should be familiar with Christine Beatty and Sarah Stokes. Both Detroit natives who have appeared in the headlines with negative stories. Christine Beatty was hired as chief of staff for then mayor of Detroit, Kwame Kilpatrick. She was caught up in the Kwame Kilpatrick whistle blower scandal. She served 69 days of the 120 day sentence for lying under oath about having an affair with the ex mayor of Detroit.
Sarah Stokes was introduced to the world by competing on a reality show called “Making The Band” that aired on MTV. Music mogul Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs went on the search for contestants, and Sarah Stokes made the cut. She and a few other contestants formed the group “Da Band”. Continue reading
BET has announced that the network is going to cancel 106th & Park. However that is just on our television screens. As of December 19th, if you go online you will still be able to watch the show. BET’s President of Music Programming and Specials Stephen Hill issued a press release about the direction of the show. Continue reading
Beyonce released a visual for her song 7/11, and I believe every woman can relate to the video. She is showing that she is really a goof ball in private with her friends. She is dancing in her underwear, drinking out of red cups, and even makes her foot a phone lol. How many of us dance around in our underwear like that? Check it out below. Continue reading
J. Cole is one of the few artists that truly connect with the people. He visited Dallas and dropped by the radio station and chopped it up with radio personality Rikki Ma. One of his fans named Dalia tweeted him saying she and her family wanted to see him. He then replied asking her to DM him her address. Before you know it….guess who is knocking at the door? Continue reading
Florida State University alumnus and attorney Myron May went on a rampage and shot and wounded 3 students in the school’s library after midnight. 1 student is in critical condition, 1 student is in good condition and the last student was saved by his back pack. The bullet hit his books instead of his body. Jason Derfuss recounts on his Facebook page what happened to him. Continue reading
Whenever we talk about someone “making it” we equate that with someone getting a record deal, getting a role on television or in a movie, or anything to do with show business. We never discuss in those conversations the people that graduate with any kind of degree, pass the bar, or start their own businesses. R&B singer Monica is proving that just because she is a famous singer, doesn’t mean in her eyes she has “made it”. The Atlanta native posted a picture of herself in scrubs and an explanation.
A few months ago Web Celeb Daily featured Paco Swartz under Artist Spotlight. He is back with a video for a song called “Wake Up” featuring another artist named Tommy Bunnz. The song is very conscious, and is something the world needs to hear. It is a breath of fresh air compared to the nonsense on the radio today. It seems if you are not talking about doing drugs, sex, or turning up, you don’t get air time. Take a look at the video and LISTEN to the lyrics. Continue reading