Archive for March 2012

Woman Alleges Phaedra Parks Has Criminal Past

Angela Stanton, a woman who says she is a former friend of Real Housewives of Atlanta star Phaedra Parks, has done an interview with Vibe discussing Phaedra’s alleged criminal past. Angela has written her memoir, Lies of a Real House Wife: Tell The Truth and Shame The Devil, which details her involvement with Phaedra, her husband Apollo Nida and his brother Everett.

Angela says she and Phaedra were not only friends, but partners in crime. In the interview she claims that the attorney was involved in the criminal activity that landed her husband Apollo in prison. Read more

Tichina Arnold Hits Up 106th & Park

Tichina Arnold appeared on 106th & Park to promote Happily Divorced. The actress also showed of her engagement ring. She is engaged to Rico Hines an assistant coach at St. John’s University.

Dionne Warwick On What She Thinks Killed Whitney Houston

Dionne Warwick sat down with Entertainment Tonight to talk about her cousin Whitney Houston’s death. She tells ET what she thinks really killed the late singer: “You know, in all honesty, I think she had a heart attack, that’s what I think happened to her.” When asked whether she believed drugs played a role in the death. “I don’t know if it’s that or not. I think her heart just gave out.”

Dionne reveals the moment she was called to the hotel where Whitney died without knowing the reason. “I got the phone call, my, my youngest son called me and said that Patti just called him and asked where I was. And he says she’s here in LA, and in no uncertain terms, get her here to the hotel now and nothing said about anything, but just get her here…And when I got there, it was not a pleasant arrival, you know it was just not to be believed and still is not to be believed, I’m still struggling with that, very, very much. That, um, this wonderful young lady is no longer with us, physically, but emotionally, her spirit will run around this world for the rest of our lives and all of those who thought of her in that fashion. They’ll always remember her, you know, she was a good girl, she really was a good little girl.”

She also spoke about accompanying Whitney’s body aboard the plane that was loaned to the family by Tyler Perry. “It was a combination of things, stories, laughter, tears. All the emotions that you feel when somebody very near to you passes.”

Monica And Brandy Drop By The Breakfast Club [Video]

Brandy and Monica unexpectedly stopped by The Breakfast Club at 105.1 today to chat about their upcoming albums. They talk about how first came together to collarborate on their Grammy Award winning song The Boy Is Mine. Brandy responds to Ray J’s wilding out on the show over his altercation with Fabolous. The ladies also discuss Withney Houston’s passing and how she influenced their lives.

Brandy dishes on her relationship with Kim Kardashian and how it’s changed since she’s no longer dating her brother. Monica discusses her stalker and why she is hesitant to use social media to let people know where she will be. Charlamange asks Brandy how she feels about comments of her being a murderer after her fatal car crash.

Watch the rest of the interview after the jump. Read more

Video: Ashanti Ft. Busta Rhymes – The Woman You Love

New video for Ashanti’s single, The Woman You Love. The song is off her upcoming independent album.