Four episodes in, and the good folk at TV One are definitely keeping us entertained for season number two of R&B Divas. With two new cast members, we weren’t sure if these ‘divas’ would be able to pull it off, but after peeping the teaser and tuning in each Wednesday night, we’re sorta, kinda addicted. Recently, we caught up with Nicci Gilbert, co-creator of the show, at her No Ego Music studio, trying to get insight on this season. For starters, what’s the REAL issue between her and cast mate Syleena Johnson? And was she ever in jeopardy of being fired from the show? She also discusses the concept behind ‘Divas and Cocktails’ and whether or not the show has become ‘ratchet.’ Peep a few excerpts below.
R&B Divas’ Nicci Gilbert Clears the Air On Rumors That She Was Fired, Says Issues With Syleena Johnson Began Last Season + Why She Created ‘Divas & Cocktails’
Here comes the influx of all white everything parties! This week, ATL kicked off the all-white season with the grand opening of PRIVE. Hosted by Trey Songz and emcee’d by Kenny Burns, reality TV stars, artists and socialites alike attended.
This week, more entertainment ensued, as reality TV junkies took in episode 5 of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta.
This week, we were introduced to Mimi Faust’s new boyfriend, Nikko; paid a doctor’s visit with Rasheeda; met aspiring rapper Che Mack and watched Erica Dixon officially call her engagement off with Lil Scrappy.
Spotted.Stalked.Scene: Jaden Smith Brings His Skateboard, Shemar Moore Promotes Attends Disney Upfronts + Cynthia Bailey’s Daughter Is All Grown Up
Rapper, actor Jaden Smith was spotted leaving his hotel in New York City . The 14-year-old donned a poncho, skinny jeans and skateboard. His newest film ‘After Earth’ with father Will, hit theaters later this month.
RHOA’s Cynthia Bailey’s daughter Noelle isn’t a little girl anymore. The 8th grader attended her first dance over the weekend.
Drake sports a fro and a Members Only jacket has he films a guest appearance on the set of Will Ferrell’s Anchorman 2, currently filming in New York City. He isn’t the only rapper to film for the comedy, Kanye West is also set to appear in the film in theaters this summer.
All of ATL came out to celebrity Frank Ski’s (real name Frank Rodriguez) 49th birthday. The former V-103 radio personality, who turned 49 earlier this month, threw his bash at his restaurant (Frank Ski’s), with family and a few celebrities like Keshia Knight Pulliam, Tameka Raymond, radio personality Big Tigger, Young Jeezy and ex Real Housewives of Atlanta’s Lisa Wu.
[Video] Kelly Rowland Clueless About Beyonce’s Second Pregnancy + Wendy Williams’ Book Tour Makes An Atlanta Pit Stop
On Friday, news hit that Beyonce Knowles was expecting baby number 2. The news has been confirmed by ‘inside sources’, but Beyonce’s camp has yet to confirm or deny reports. And while we continue to speculate, Kelly Rowland is staying mum. TMZ caught the 30-year-old leaving lunch in Beverly Hills. She was either clueless, caught off guard or hadn’t heard the news or rumor. Anywho, peep her reaction above. And in other news…
Talk show queen Wendy Williams’ is in full promo mode, taking her book tour down to the dirty south. On Friday, she made a pit stop in Atlanta and did a book signing for her latest book, “Ask Wendy” at Barnes and Noble in Buckhead.