Week Of May 27 - 31 2013

Tamar Braxton Releases Music Video, “The One”

The youngest of the Braxton clan, Tamar Braxton, just released the music video for her second single, “The One”. In the video, Tamar and her baby bump hang out on the Santa Monica pier for a little fun in the sun. This song is perfect for the summer and samples Biggie’s, “Juicy”. Watch here.

Mariah Carey & Nicki Minaj Officially Leaving “American Idol’

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It’s official, Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj are officially leaving “American Idol’ next season. Although rumors circulated about the two leaving the show, they officially confirmed their departure via their Twitter pages yesterday. They both stated that they wanted to be focused on their music more. FOX released a statement saying,

“Mariah Carey is a true global icon — one of the most accomplished artists on the planet — and we feel extremely fortunate that she was able to bring her wisdom and experience to the American Idol contestants this season. We know she will remain an inspiration to Idol hopefuls for many seasons to come.”

Oprah Winfrey Delivers Graduation Speech To 2013 Graduating Class At Harvard

Oprah can add another accomplishment to her extensive resume. Not only was she granted the honor to speak at the 2013 Harvard University graduation but she also received an honorary doctorate degree from the university! Watch her speech here.

Miguel May Face Legal Action After Drop Kick Move At 2013 Billboard Music Awards

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When Miguel accidentally fell on fan, Khyati Shah, during last week’s Billboard Awards, she reported that she was fine after the incident however, her lawyer has mentioned to E! News that she has been experiencing “difficulties” after the incident and may pursue legal recourse. Her lawyers stated, “We will determine that after we have feedback from medical providers." Can’t say we didn’t see this one coming.

“Basketball Wives” Star, Evelyn Lozada, Finally Gets To Go To Prom

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Evelyn Lozada never made it to her high school prom since she was pregnant with her daughter at the time, so when a high school senior from Michigan asked her via Twitter to accompany him to her prom, she couldn’t help but to say yes! Evelyn made the young senior’s dreams come true!

Beyonce Gets Slapped By A Fan

Beyonce’s still going strong with her “Mrs. Carter Tour” and during a stop in Copenhagen, Beyoncé got slapped on the butt by a male fan! Beyonce was furious and threatened to have the fan escorted out of the concert right now! Watch the footage.

Kerry Washington Threatened For Supporting President Obama

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Actress Kerry Washington is no stranger to supporting the Democratic party and President Obama and even spoke at the 2012 Democratic National Convention. After expressing her political views, she received many threats via social media from racist Republican followers and even some ‘Scandal’ fans. She opened up about the threats, saying,

"After I spoke at the Democratic National Convention — our show has a very active life on Twitter and Facebook — I couldn't go near any of it because there were threats to my life, violence, sexism and racism. It was shocking that just me speaking at a convention incited all this anger."

Mariah Carey Will Headline Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Show

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Helping to celebrate the nations’ 237th birthday, Mariah Carey will headline this years 4th of July Macy’s Firework show. Carey, along with Tim McGraw, were both selected to perform at this year’s event on NBC. Nick Cannon will host the event. NBC released a statement saying, “NBC is thrilled to have these amazing artists join us in celebrating America's birthday."

Kelly Rowland Releases New Track With Beyonce & Michelle

Kelly Rowland has teamed up with her former Destiny Child members, Beyonce and Michelle, for the new song, “You’ve Changed”. The song will be featured on Kelly’s upcoming album, “Talk A Good Game”, scheduled to hit stores next month. Listen below.

Will Smith, DJ Jazzy Jeff & Alfonso Ribeiro Reunite For A ‘Fresh Prince’ Reunion

Will Smith and his son, Jaden Smith, visited the UK Talk Show, The Graham Norton Show, to discuss their upcoming film, “After Earth” and surprised audiences with an impromptu ‘Fresh Prince’ reunion!