Candace Parker Retires + Tyla Speaks On Rihanna Comparisons | The Rewind


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Beyonce and Blue Ivy Lion King Prequel

The teaser trailer for “Mufasa: The Lion King” dropped, reuniting stars like John Kani, Seth Rogen, Billy Eichner, Donald Glover, and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter. Blue Ivy Carter voices Kiara, Simba and Nala’s cub, in this family-oriented film. Rafiki narrates Mufasa’s legend to Kiara, unveiling Mufasa’s backstory and a journey filled with destiny and challenges. Audiences can catch the movie in theaters starting December 20th.

Candace Parker Announces Retirement

Basketball legend Candace Parker, with two Olympic gold medals and three WNBA championships, announces her retirement at 38. She shares her decision on Instagram, emphasizing her commitment to leaving the game in a better place. Despite challenges like a foot injury, Parker’s influence on women’s basketball remains profound. She offers advice to aspiring players and looks forward to her next chapter.

Tyrese Accuses Ex-Wife Of Extortion & Death Threats

Tyrese Gibson alleges serious accusations against his ex-wife, Norma Mitchell Gibson, including extortion and death threats. Sharing his claims on social media, Gibson vows to speak out and protect his legacy. Despite societal norms, Gibson asserts his determination to address these accusations and protect his family.

Tyla Addresses Rihanna comparisons

In a recent interview with Cosmopolitan, Tyla discusses her music journey and the challenge of being compared to Rihanna. While she values the recognition, Tyla emphasizes establishing her own identity. Her debut album showcases her versatility and collaborative skills, solidifying her position in the industry. Tyla remains focused on creating music that connects with her audience and staying true to herself, poised to leave a lasting impact on the music world.