Former ‘American Idol’ Contestant Michael Johns Dies


Reality television becomes incredibly ‘realistic’ when one of its contestants – particularly a prominent contestant passes away. American Idol, up until Friday, August 1, had eschewed tragedy happening to a notable contestant – a contestant who advanced within the top 10, 12, or 13 that is. But then Saturday, one of season seven’s most talented…

3 Quick Musical Takeaways for Tuesday May 12, 2014


Takeaway #1 Solange went all ‘angry black woman’ on Jay-Z, while Beyoncé maintained her normal demeanor as her man was being attacked… Hmm, so much for having “99 Problems and a b**ch ain’t one”.  Apparently, the younger Knowles is the feistier one of the two, unleashing her inner firecracker for the entire world to see….

Dancehall Artist Vybz Kartel Sentenced to Life in Prison


As Snoop Dogg once rapped in reference to his own trial,  “Murder Was The Case” indeed for Vybz Kartel, a popular Jamaican dancehall artist.  Kartel has been sentenced to life in prison after previously being convicted for the murder of Clive “Lizard” Williams according to the Associate Press.  Apparently Williams’ murder was one of extreme…

Justin Bieber’s Been Arrested…More Drama For The Pop Star


Last year around Grammys time, it seemed a snubbed Justin Bieber did everything in his power to put the attention on himself.  This year, prior to the Grammys, Bieber has attention on himself, but it makes his staged publicity stunts last year look pretty tame.  After more than a year of horrid, utterly ridiculous and…