In a new interview with James Corden, Kanye West admits that he received a $68 million tax return. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images) Kanye West’s legal battle with EMI is revving up once again after the settlement talks between both sides have fallen apart.
Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Jamie Foxx’s performance in Just Mercy has earned him the Spotlight Award at the upcoming Palm Springs International Film Festival. As TheGrio previously reported, in the fact-based courtroom drama, Foxx plays Walter McMillian, a death row inmate accused of murdering a white woman, but insists he’s innocent. Michael B. Jordan portrays Bryan Stevenson, the real-life lawyer who has been fighting to exonerate the wrongfully incarcerated through the Equal Justice Initiative he founded in 1995.
Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp NBA shooting guard Nick Young is officially off the market. On Christmas Day, Young asked his longtime girlfriend, Keonna Green, to marry him, surrounded by their three children, Nick Jr., Navi and Nyce, who was born this summer, according to CNN. The family all wore matching PJs. “Know it’s been way overdue, baby,” Young tells Green as he gets down on one knee. “I love you.
Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Kanye West and his Sunday Service Choir dropped a new album on Christmas Day entitled Jesus Is Born. Two months after West released the studio album Jesus Is King, he has kept true to his promise that a new gospel-rap work would be released before the end of the year, according to CNN. The new album features 19 songs that are a mix of original covers and traditional gospel songs, from West’s “Ultralight Beam” to “Balm in Gilead.
In March, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx dropped charges against Jussie Smollett, a former actor in the hit TV show Empire, for allegedly staging a racist, homophobic attack against himself.
Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp theGrio Just Mercy may be the most important film of the year and there are tons of reasons you should run, not walk to your nearest movie theater to see it.
Drake attends Toronto International Film Festival (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images) Drake dropped a new single “War” on Christmas Eve and officially squashed his longtime beef with The Weeknd. READ MORE: Drake’s dad Dennis Graham reportedly starring in dating reality show
ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 19: Trina Braxton and Von Scales attend the 2019 Bounce Trumpet Awards (Photo by Moses Robinson/Getty Images for Bounce Trumpet Awards )
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 02: Eddie Murphy speaks onstage at the Celebration of Black Cinema at Landmark Annex (Photo by Randy Shropshire/Getty Images for the Celebration of Black Cinema)
NBC screenshot The internet collectively apologized to Kenan Thompson, Saturday Night Live’s longest-tenured cast member, after he appeared to be cut out of an iconic photo that circulated widely on the internet featuring Eddie Murphy, Dave Chappelle, Tracy Morgan and Chris Rock. READ MORE: Eddie Murphy hits gentrification, Cosby in triumphant ‘SNL’ return It all started when Murphy made his long-awaited debut on the SNL stage after a 35-year hiatus to host the show, revisiting some of his most memorable characters.