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In March, Ma released the diss track "Shether", which was hostile toward Minaj and earned praised from critics and rap fans. Prior to Xscape's anticipated BET Awards performance, HipHollywood caught up with Zonnique on the red carpet of the main event to talk about the lea- up to her famous mom's triumphant return.
  • Andrea Constand Thanks Supporters After Bill Cosby Mistrial: 'I Am Eternally Grateful'

    Andrea Constand Thanks Supporters After Bill Cosby Mistrial: 'I Am Eternally Grateful'

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    Media organizations urged a judge to release them, saying the public has an interest in "confirming that the outcome of the first trial was the result of an impartial process". "It was the craziest, eeriest bus ride I've ever taken". While Bill Cosby celebrated Saturday's mistrial in the sexual assault trial involving former Temple University employee Andrea Constand , prosecutors are not ready to let the matter drop and have vowed a second trial.
  • Lorde's 'Melodrama' debuts at #1 on U.S. charts

    Lorde's 'Melodrama' debuts at #1 on U.S. charts

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    It represents another shattered milestone for the Auckland songstress, with this being her first No. 1 album - after debut LP Pure Heroine peaked at No.3 in October 2013. Nickelback claims their seventh top 10 effort with " Feed the Machine " as the set starts at No. 5 with 47,000 units, while Drake's " More Life " dips to No.
  • Bruno Mars kicks off BET awards with insane dance number

    Bruno Mars kicks off BET awards with insane dance number

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    Billboard reported that the first-time BET Award victor performed "Perm", an upbeat song from his latest album " 24K Magic ". Let's talk, about Bruno Mars . Mars said Sunday that BET aired the first award he won - a Soul Train honor for his single with B.o.B. Queen Bey was the big victor with five, also taking home album of the year for " Lemonade ", best female R&B/pop artist and video director of the year for "Sorry".
  • Woman kicked out of her apartment pool for 'inappropriate' swimsuit

    Woman kicked out of her apartment pool for 'inappropriate' swimsuit

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    Tyler Newman said the situation helped him understand how women are told to police their bodies when men are around. "My fiancée should be able to wear a bathing suit without being sexualized and demeaned". His post has since been shared more than 18,000 times on Facebook and attracting numerous comments of support. Newman said complaints to management came after they had been at the pool after just "three minutes, tops".
  • Yara Shahidi Honors Tamir Rice In Beautiful BET Award Acceptance Speech

    Yara Shahidi Honors Tamir Rice In Beautiful BET Award Acceptance Speech

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    Chance beat out 21 Savage , Cardi B , Khalid , and Young M.A. for the Best New Artist award. Mars and Beyonce will also compete for album of the year , video director of the year and the viewer's choice award . "Whoa", screamed Jamie Foxx, who presented an award after Blige's performance. "Today is Tamir Rice's birthday, and so amidst this celebration, I'd love to honor his life", Shahidi said.
  • Rajini hot air balloon to float over Hollywood

    Rajini hot air balloon to float over Hollywood

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    So, we ordered for a 100-ft-tall air balloon eight months ago. As part of film's promotions, hot air balloons embedded with images of Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar will be float over strategic places in London, Dubai, San Francisco, Europe, Australia and India.
  • Transformer lead at box office, Monday, June 26

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    Its five-day opening, after debuting on Wednesday, June 21, comes in at $69 million, which itself is just below the $70.5 million three day opening for the first Transformers movie , which opened in theaters nearly exactly 10 years ago. "So we're hopeful that we're going to get to a good place". But global markets are where numbers are still strong and that was once again the case here.
  • Bill Cosby jury deadlocked, ordered to keep deliberating by judge

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    Judge Steven O'Neill gave them instructions to try again, issuing a "dynamite charge " or "Allen charge", meant to motivate an uncertain jury to reach a decision. Regardless of the court's decision Mr. Cosby's days inside a courtroom will not be over any time soon. "The judge has announced that the jury is deadlocked".
  • Deliberations continue in Bill Cosby sexual assault trial

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    In that case, prosecutors would get four months to decide whether they want to retry Mr Cosby or drop the charges. The jury told Judge O'Neill it was deadlocked late Thursday morning. "Put them down, they're your friends ". She began slurring her words and felt dizzy, and told Cosby so, she said. She claims she never consented to sexual contact.
  • Just Kickin It: R&B group Xscape perform at BET Awards

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    Solange held a moment of silence later on, and the show also honored some of the minorities who died at the hands of police officers, including Trayvon Martin, Philando Castile , Eric Garner and others. Kendrick Lamar surprised the audience when he performed with Future and won best male hip hop artist. Presenters include Queen Latifah, Trevor Noah, Jada Pinkett Smith, Issa Rae and Yara Shahidi .