HBO’s Michael Jackson Documentary Deserves Our Attention (Column)

HBO.com HBO’s two-part documentary “Leaving Neverland” — which has been making news since its first public viewing at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year — is a remarkably effective, methodically built case alleging that the late Michael Jackson was a systematic predator and rapist of young children. And its airing on HBO on March 3 and 4, despite […]

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Iconic Fashion Designer Karl Lagerfeld Dies at 85

Billboard News Today Chanel’s iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the past 50 years, has died. He was around 85 years old. Such was the enigma surrounding the German-born designer that even his age was a point […]

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CNN has seen tape Avenatti says shows R. Kelly having sex with underage girl

CNN.com Today Prosecutors investigating R. Kelly are looking into a newly surfaced video featuring the R&B superstar, lawyer Michael Avenatti told CNN. CNN has seen the VHS tape that appears to show Kelly having sex with a girl who refers to her body parts as 14 years old. Avenatti, who is representing a man he […]

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Cardi B, Nicki Minaj to Headline BET Experience Concerts

Billboard News Today Cardi B and Nicki Minaj will headline concerts at the 7th annual BET Experience at L.A. LIVE, held days before the 2019 BET Awards. BET announced Wednesday (Jan. 30) that concerts will be held June 20 through June 22 at the Staples Center. The 2019 BET Awards will take place June 23 in […]

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Tinashe Parts Ways With RCA

Billboard News 2/18/19 Tinashe has parted ways with RCA Records, Billboard can confirm.   Her manager Mike Nazzaro told Rolling Stone that she wasn’t dropped from the label and that the decision to part ways was hers. “We initiated for her to be released,” he said. “It was a positive split for her. It’s giving her back creative […]

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Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice-PS4, Xbox One, PC – March 22

From Software’s Dark Souls games are among the best action-role-playing titles of all time, with ingenious level design and some of the hardest bosses of any game in history. Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, continues the studio’s legacy for brutally hard games, but with a few twists that should appeal to a broader array of action […]

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Grand jury seated in wake of new R. Kelly allegations, sources say

CNN.com Today  (CNN) – A grand jury has been convened in Cook County, Illinois, in connection with new allegations against singer R. Kelly, according to two sources close to the case. This comes on the heels of attorney Michael Avenatti announcing last week that he had handed over to the State’s Attorney’s office a videotape […]

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Police sources: New evidence suggests Jussie Smollett orchestrated attack

CNN.com Chicago (CNN)Two law enforcement sources with knowledge of the investigation tell CNN that Chicago Police believe actor Jussie Smollett paid two men to orchestrate an assault on him that he reported late last month. Smollett denies playing a role in his attack, according to a statement from his attorneys.

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