Not everybody in Harlem is thrilled about Baauer's "Harlem Shake," but the New York neighborhood's most famous man - Diddy - says he supports the dance craze. Baauer's gyrating dance track has become a viral hit after fans began posting video of their own wacky versions of the dance. Now, Diddy tells MTV News that he thinks the "Harlem Shake" craze is fun. He admits it's hard to disagree with something that makes so many people get on their feet and start dancing. The rapper and entrepreneur adds that he loves seeing people let loose, especially in this day and age when everybody's trying to be so cool.
Beyoncé is ruffling the feathers of animal rights group PETA yet again! The brunette bombshell was recently slammed for her latest fashion creation, a pair of sneakers featuring calf hair, ostrich, crocodile, anaconda, and stingray skins! The singer teamed up with customized-sneaker maker PMK and designer Isabel Marant create the sneaker wedges … and the kicks have PETA up in arms. But Queen B is no stranger to controversy thanks to her penchant for wearing animal skin and fur. In February, Beyoncé was slammed by PETA for wearing a leather costume during her Super Bowl halftime performance. And who can forget the full-length fur coat the “Countdown” singer donned at the 2013 Presidential Inauguration? She’s even rocked mink false eyelashes!
More than three years after the most famous VMA interruption of all time, Kanye West still thinks Beyoncé is better than Taylor Swift. And just like last time, it was an awards show that set him off. During a performance in London over the weekend, the rapper ripped into a slew of people and companies during an 11-minute rambling rant … including, once again, T-Swift. “Taylor Swift beat Beyoncé at the Grammys?” he bellowed into the mic during a tirade, which also took aim at Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake’s “Suit & Tie,” according to MTV News. Was Kanye was once again sipping on a bottle of Courvoisier? (which he blamed for his 2009 outburst) Because, Beyoncé and Swift were not even nominated in the same category at this year’s Grammys.
******The actress best known for playing the mother on the sitcom "One Day At A Time" is dead. Bonnie Franklin passed away today at the age of 69. She had a lengthy battle with cancer. The actress starred in the sitcom alongside Valerie Bertinelli and Mackenzie Phillips. She recently appeared in a guest role on Bertinelli's TV Land show "Hot In Cleveland."
*****Honey Boo Boo is in hot water with the Girl Scouts ... even though she's not a Girl Scout. The tiny reality star started hawking Girl Scout cookies—on behalf of a friend who actually is a scout—on her Facebook page, until the organization shut the whole thing down, TMZ reports. You see, much to the consternation of many a Thin Mint addict, Girl Scout cookies aren't allowed to be sold online because the whole point is to teach scouts people skills, among other lessons.
The USC Aiken / Georgia Regents basketball game was last night at USCAiken. I wasn't there, but a friend passed this onto me. Don't know the guy's name who did this, but a half court shot got him a new car. Just like he does it all the time, PLAYA. WOW. Don't even ask me who won the game, I'm still watching this. UPDATE: The guy's name is Zach Herron, a senior Communication major at USC Aiken. He won a 2013 Chevrolet Cruze. Zach, maybe you ought to try out for the Basketball team, instead?
Sunday, March 3rd Alicia Keys will be featured on Oprah Winfrey's Master Class on OWN. Iyanla Van Zandt is back the second season of her hit show Iyanla: Fix My Life kicks off April 13th
on OWN. In the new season, she squares off with Rapper DMX.
Rihanna has proved her romance with Chris Brown is still going strong, spending her 25th birthday with the R&B bad boy in
over the weekend.
Despite reports suggesting the pair may have split, Rih took to Instagram yesterday to share a snap of herself sitting
on Breezy’s lap – showing off her assets in a bikini and fishnet skirt.
Chris can be seen wearing dark sunglasses in the image as he sports a stern expression, while the Bajan Babe playfully
pokes her tongue out at the camera.
Along with the pic, she wrote: “Pour it up
pour it up! #birthdaybehavior.”
The couple were later seen taking a romantic stroll by the water, with Brown taking RiRi by the hand and leading
her on their walk.
Earlier last week, RiRi also hit the headlines after her dad Ronald Fenty said he would be “ecstatic” if she married Breezy
Basketball Wives Miami will be back for a 5TH season and has managed to take their
show on the road as all of the cast members have moved from Miami to places
like LA and New York. Especially, Shaunie O’Neal and Evelyn Lozada who spend
the bulk of their time in LA. The two were spotted filming a few scenes on the
west as they shopped on
Season Five already has a few surprises in store now that the show has dropped Jennifer Williams and Royce Reed, and picked up Dwight Howard’s baby’s mother Hope Alexa and
Stephon Marbury’s ex-wife Tasha Marbury. Kevin Garnett’s wife Brandi is also rumored to be a part of the new cast which may be
Meanwhile,in a recent interview with Tania On The Scene, Tami revealed that this season will actually show the girls working and that we may even see a little confrontation between her and Shaunie O’Neal.