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Tia Mowry Dishes On Where She Currently Stands Amid Divorce

Tia Mowry has sat down to speak with the Today Show with Hoda & Jenna and speak on matters regarding her journey in her divorce and focusing on happiness.

“I knew when I really started to focus on my happiness. I feel like women, we tend to focus on everybody else’s happiness, making sure that everybody else is OK — meaning our children, our friends, our family.”

She continues, “But at the end of the day, it’s about self-love. When you start to really work on yourself, love yourself, know your value and know your worth, then all of a sudden, there’s this awakening. And it’s not easy. It’s a hard journey, but at the end of the day, I feel like it is so, so worth it.”

At one point of the interview, Mowry recalls looking at her life from a different perspective after the deaths of her grandmother and her sister Tamera’s niece Alaina Housley.

“I feel like when I started to, again, like I said, focus on myself, but there was this sadness. And I knew that life is short. I had actually lost my grandmother. We had lost Alaina Housley. And both of them at the same time,” she says of focusing herself.

She continues, “There was just an ‘aha’ moment in me where I said, ‘You know what? We need to tap in, see what’s really going on with your happiness. Life is short. Let’s go. Let’s start working on you and really focusing on what really, really matters here, which is at the end of the day, your peace, your joy and your happiness.’”

 

 
 
 
 
 
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As for her outlook on her divorce, she says she doesn’t see it as a failure and says she and Cory had a successful marriage and looks at it as “graduating.”

“My marriage was a success. I look at it as like a curriculum when you’re in college or high school. You’re learning, you’re growing, you’re evolving, you’re creating. I was able to create with Cory some beautiful, amazing children. At the end of that curriculum, there’s a graduation, there’s a celebration. So that’s basically how I’m looking at it now.”

“And I feel like when [people] look at marriage, success equals longevity. But, no, at the end of the day, it’s are they happy? Are they thriving? Are they growing? I feel like that is what is most important. It’s not about staying in something because however long you are in that situation that equals success. It’s about really, again, are you happy? Because life is really short.”

Tia announced her divorce on October 3rd in a post after she and Cory Hardrict had been married for over 14 years and share children 12-year-old Cree and 4-year-old Cairo.

DaBaby Calls Out Haters Who Says He Isn’t Selling Any Tickets For His Shows

For months now, there had been some rumors circulating around that rapper DaBaby hasn’t been selling tickets as much anymore. Now, he is clearing the air and making it known that is not the case.

Taking to social media, DaBaby posted on his Instagram stories footage of his Atlanta show that showcased a pack audience and full venue with a hype crowd. He also posted a separate message in a post.

“Whoever paying them blogs to post dat bulls— needa get they money back.😂 It ain’t working n—-😂
We showing up in real life & we flipping shit upside DOWN🌪🔥 LA📍 – TOMORROW DETROIT📍- SUNDAY” he wrote in the post.

This comes after a waitress at the Cheescake Factory in Nashville claimed that DaBaby had given a young woman and her coworkers some free tickets to his concert. DaBaby is currently gearing up to perform at The Novo in Los Angeles off his new album Baby On Baby 2.

Jhene Aiko & Big Sean Welcome Their First Child Together

Congratulations are in order for Big Sean and Jhene Aiko as they have welcomed their first child together, a son in which they have named him Noah Hasani. The couple both took to Instagram to post of the news, sharing that he has came into the world on November 8th. Jhene had gave hints on Thursday with a throwback Thursday post captioning the photo “mood” with a photo of her as a child holding a baby.

Both Big Sean and Jhene Aiko shared of her 24-hour experience of having baby Noah, as they have described of there being rain and a lunar eclipse.

“✨11/08/22✨💙Noah Hasani💙after 24 hours of labor, a total lunar eclipse, and while it was pouring rain… he came 🥹 my baby Yoda, my Sani 💙”

“After 24 hours of Labor, A Lunar Eclipse, with rain from the beginning of labor til he was born, he’s here safe and sound. Happy, Healthy and everything we could ever ask for and more. Any and everything for you Son. 💙Noah💙 11/8/22” Big Sean detailed in the caption.

 

 
 
 
 
 
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Young Dolph Honored On Anniversary Of Death

Late rapper Young Dolph has been honored by his favorite hometown cookie shop, Makeda’s Homemade Cookies where they have paid homage to the rapper and sold dolphin shaped cookies today. The shop included photos of Dolph around and had a DJ playing some of his records.

The shop had also decorations with a dolphin with his name and employees also wore shirts that included his picture. The shop had been closed down for nearly a year until opening two months ago after repairs were made from the damage that had been done.

On November 17 2021, Young Dolph had made a pitstop at the infamous shop where he had been gunned down by at least four suspects and had been tragically shot. His wife, Mia Jaye has spoken on today where she spoke on her Instagram saying:

“Though God allowed you to be taken from us on this day, we will forever honor you on this day and carry out the loving, giving, heart and spirit that you walked in for 36 precious years… the world will be reminded on this day to pay it forward, be kinder, give to those in need… your spirit will continue to walk before us all. We love and miss you… #DolphDay 🙏🏾🐬💙”

 

 
 
 
 
 
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Future Speaks On Marriage & Relationships

Sitting down with Billboard, Future discussed a variety of topics with those including the subject of marriage. When asked about his take on why he isn’t married yet, he opens up with his reasoning of how he imagined his life.

“If I was married, at home with my kids, man, it’d be way different. That’s a life I never lived. It’s something you dream about. That’s one of my dreams. It’s easy for other people, but for me, it’s just like, man, this rock star lifestyle, it don’t gel well. For even creating music, I just feel like I’m missing out on something if I don’t make the music a certain kind of way. I really dedicated my entire life to my fans. I dedicated my entire life to my music. Everything that I love, everything that I got, I put it in music. And the outcome is yet to be determined, still to this day.”

He also further gives his viewpoint on if he is capable of having a successful marriage and what it would take, along with discussing how others around him want him to be tied down more so than he himself does.

“When the time’s right, it’ll happen. It ain’t nothing that I’m really chasing. But I do dream of it, and I do want it. I swear I’d probably pick the wrong girl or something, if I was just chasing it. You never know how certain things happen with relationships and with love and getting married and being under the same roof as your kids and you got other kids that are not living with you. That’s just a whole ’nother lifestyle that I haven’t even got a chance to live. But I understand that it’s something I would love, and when the time presents itself, then I know I’m going to be prepared. I want to make sure I just live that to the fullest. But I don’t really think about that s—, like having a wife and s—. But I want a wife. Everybody around me wants me to have a wife more than I want a wife.”

Just recently, his ex fiancé and child’s mother, singer Ciara has opened up about their split in 2014 and how she had to navigate afterwards.

“I told myself I’ve got to figure out how to navigate in the next chapter of my life. All the things I was aspiring to have at that time, even thinking about love, I was like, ‘It’s going to happen when it’s supposed to.'” she detailed.

The two split after speculations of infidelity from Future proved to be true. The last known relationship that Future has been in is with rapper and model Dess Dior.

Drake & 21 Savage Release Recap Video For ‘Rich Flex’

Drake and 21 Savage’s latest album, Her Loss, has had many social media users talking and been trending since it’s release. It has included some controversial moments such as Drake’s line in “Circo Loco” and also trending on TikTok.

The album itself has sold over 404,000 copies its first week. Now, the two have released a self-made video for “Rich Flex” that is more so titled a “recap.” The video was posted Wednesday as it shows just as its titled and includes the two in what seems to be an adventure of going to different clubs.

The video features appearances from Kevin Durant, Busta Rhymes,  Druski, DJ Khaled, Lil Yachty, 2 Chainz, and Jim Jones. Watch “Rich Flex” below:

Singer B Smyth Passes At 28

It has been reported that singer B Smyth has died. His older brother, Denzel has spoke of the news informing fans that Smyth, real name had a respiratory failure from pulmonary fibrosis.

“Good afternoon everybody my name is Denzel, older brother to B Smyth. I’m making this video today because I have some sad sad news; today my brother passed away earlier this morning to be exact. He passed away and with a fight that he was having with a lung condition. It’s been tough for me to make this video because I thought I never would have to make something like this I never dreamed of making a video like this.”

“I’m just making this video for the behalf of my family and we ask right now in this particular moment that you guys respect our wishes and privacy and we accept all the love and condolences in his behalf. It’s a tough time right now.”

He then detailed his last months and how much he loved his fans “In a nutshell I just wanna say that me being with him most of the time, he was talking about how much he loved his fans and how much his fans loved him so he would always wanna do his best to put out his best content and showing off his best creativity in music or fashion or drawings that he partake in. He wanted me to make this video to let you guys know that he appreciate everything you guys did for him, even off the new song that’s been trending “Twerkoholic.””

 

 
 
 
 
 
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He further says he will keep fans in the loop for the funeral service and of live streaming of the service to pay last respects and condolences.

B Smyth has released songs such as “Twerkoholic,” “Ride Good” featuring LightSkinKeisha and “Leggo.” We are sending his family our utmost prayers and condolences.

Ellen Pompeo Announces Departure From ‘Grey’s Anatomy’

After 19 seasons, it looks like lead actress Ellen Pompeo is saying goodbye to Grey’s Anatomy. She announced the news on her Instagram page where she has thanked her fans for their support since the show’s beginning in 2005.

“I am eternally grateful and humbled by the love and support you have all shown me, Meredith GREY and the show for 19 seasons! Through it all….none of it …would have been possible without the best fans in the world. You all are RIDERS and you all have made the ride so fun and ICONIC!! I love you madly and appreciate you right back. This isn’t your first time on the rollercoaster… you know the show must go on and I’ll definitely be back to visit. With a lot of love and immense gratitude XoE 🙏🏼❤️” she wrote in her post.

 

 
 
 
 
 
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Her character, Meredith Grey is currently in the process of leaving Seattle and heading for Boston as she has already reduced her screen time in the show to only 8 episodes so far. This marks several of lead cast members leaving the show such as Jessie Williams, Patrick Dempsey, Justin Chambers, Christina Oh, and Katherine Heigl.

Chrisean Rock Gives Updates On Blueface’s Release + Blueface’s Bail Set At $50,000

Just a day later after Blueface has been arrested outside of Lo Lo’s Chicken and Waffles restaurant in Las Vegas for attempted murder, Chrisean Rock, Blueface’s girlfriend has given an update regarding his release and case. Chrisean has came to social media to share that she and Wack 100 are currently working together to get ready for his release.

She didn’t quite say exactly when he will be released but it looks like the two have been working together to ensure they are there to get him when the time comes. She has also called out Blueface’s baby mother, Jaidyn in regards to being there for Blue, to which she provided screenshots of calls from Blue.

After appearing in court before a judge, the rapper has had a bail set for $50,000 and he will be released shortly. The story is currently in development.

Megan The Stallion Receives Temporary Restraining Order Against 1501 Certified Entertainment

Megan Thee Stallion has been granted a temporary restraining order against the record label after it was stated that the label blocked her from using her song from her latest album Traumazine, “Her” to promote the upcoming AMA’s show.

According to PEOPLE, she was granted on Monday due to the court discovering “evidence that irreparable harm is imminent to [Megan]” if the company persists in blocking her music to promote her career. Her lawyers filed documents to help her case in regards to her being able to use her song “Her” for the show where he states that with the song’s block it would “negatively impact [Megan] as an artist.”

He continues, “To be sure, there is no good reason I can think of as to why 1501 is behaving this way—and this is not the first time. I believe 1501 may simply trying to object to the use of Pete’s music to be used in promotional content leading up to the AMAs because Pete and 1501 have been engaged in contentious litigation for over two and a half years, and 1501 simply wants to harm Pete’s image and career.”

Megan is currently nominated for favorite female hip-hop artist at the American Music Awards that will take place on November 20.

Megan and 1501 have currently been in an ongoing legal battle for two years in regards to Megan wanting to be released from her contract.