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DJ Akademiks Clarifies Statements About Reginae Carter

Having previously said some controversial things on the internet, DJ Akademiks has came onto The Breakfast Club to redact his statements and to share what he meant by them. Speaking with the trio, he talks about what he meant regarding his latest comments.

He had caught some heat regarding speaking on Reginae Carter where he slipped up and nearly called her a b—- and made comments regarding her new relationship with singer Ar’mon Warren. He admits he was wrong and more so used her as an example regarding a particular type of relationship.

“I did a tone check before because I knew it was gonna get lost somewhere. But I have to say this is a newer medium where people are learning about livestream. A livestream discussing hip hop topics and I’m drinking and also I’m trying to entertain people. If it’s clipped I’m either super hilarious or its ‘damn he’s super disrespectful.” he says about streaming.

“So I didn’t necessarily refer to her as a b—-. I was speaking about a public relationship that has been posted on Shade Room and everywhere else. And that’s another thing, everyone was saying ‘Yo Ak why you comment on these things?’ We’re in an age that people are monetizing their relationship.” he says

“Now granted there’s sensitive areas there and that’s where I wanted to make sure when I addressed it my tone was right. Number one she’s a black woman, Toya and Reginae, I was extrapolating from comments directly on that relationship to make a bigger point. I was really cracking jokes, I even said it on the way. I used the word ‘I know a lot of b-words’ and that I shouldn’t say, I should say a lot of women who would do the same thing.”

Akademiks also gives an update to share that he and T.I. had a “constructive conversation” today and Tip had exchanged knowledge with him.

Bre Tiesi Responds To The Hate Comments Regarding Her & Nick Cannon

Bre Tiesi is not here for anyone who has any negative comments to say about her and Nick Cannon’s situation regarding their family unit. Tiesi was met with hateful comments and comments that ridiculed her situation with Cannon, calling him her “sugar daddy”

The comments began when Tiesi posted of her son going through colic cry and many recommending what she needs to do and questioning her parenting.

“KEEP MY PARENTING, MY KID AND MY BABY DADDY’S NAME OUT UR MOUTH Nick is NOT my sugar daddy. Nick is MY F–KIN CHILDS FATHER THAT IS ALL. Watch your f–kin mouth when you speak on mine!” she wrote in her stories.

She also went into address the “sugar daddy” comments she’s been receiving.

As of now Nick is a father to eight children: 11-year-old twins Moroccan and Monroe with ex-wife Mariah Carey,  5-year-old son Golden and 20-month-old daughter Powerful Queen with Brittany Bell (who is currently expecting their 3rd child), 1-year-old twins Zion and Zillion with Abby De La Rosa (who too is also pregnant), and 2-week old daughter Onyx with LaNisha Cole.

Yung Miami Clarifies Her & Diddy Dating Status

Yung Miami and Diddy dating has been a hot topic since the two had popped out together last year. Them dating had left many questions as it had been seen that Diddy had also been dating other women.

Yung Miami has sat down with XXL to share in-depth of how they manage to date and her statement of them “going together real bad.”

“We are dating. We single, but we’re dating. People don’t know what dating means. He’s single, I’m single, but we’re dating. That’s what I mean when I say we go together. When we’re together, we’re together. We’re having the time of our lives, but we’re still single.” She says to the outlet.

She continues: “He see other people outside of me and I see people outside of him. I’m young. I’m dating. I’m, you know, having fun. I’m doing me. He’s doing the same thing. I can’t speak for exactly what he doing or who he seeing, but we single and we dating. But we are dating each other, but we single. I think it just went over people’s heads, you know? People just like to take whatever they wanna take from.”

She also went further in to say what she sees in Diddy, adding that he brings out a different side of her.

“He’s very funny. He’s supportive and I feel like he brings a different side of me that—I won’t say that I didn’t know that I had—he brings out a better side of me. He dig deeper into me to say, ‘OK, you’re this and you’re that. And you don’t need this, you have that.’ He brings out the better qualities of myself. That’s one thing I love about him. He brings out more confidence in me.”

Brooke Bailey Announces That Her Daughter Kayla Has Passed Away

Basketball Wives star Brooke Bailey has just announced on Instagram that her daughter, Kayla Bailey has died at 25. She posted pictures of Kayla and pictures of them as well.

She pinned a messaged to her in the caption, saying:

“Forever my baby, Pretty Black aka Kayla Nicole Bailey. This is not a goodbye. Mommy will see you soon.”

 
 
 
 
 
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She had also made sure to make a tribute in her Instagram bio of her baby girl. Our thoughts and prayers are with Brooke and her family as they go through this tragic time.

 

Nicki Minaj Takes The Rolling Out Loud Stage With A Bang

Rolling Loud New York 2022 had many top headlining artist to cover for the three-day festival. Some of those artist included Future, Lil Baby, Chief Keef, A$AP Rocky, Lil Uzi Vert and many more.  Nicki Minaj was also a part of the headlining artist where she fufilled Friday’s spot on the main Fashion Nova stage.

Her set made her the first female rapper to do a solo headline Rolling loud. She performed many of her classic hits such as “Did It On Em,” “Itty Bitty Piggy,” and “The Way Life Goes” with Lil Uzi Vert joining her on stage.

During another part of her performance, she performed a rendition of “Feeling Myself” and later brought out BIA where they rapped their verses to “Whole Lotta Money.” Minaj then brought out G Herbo for their collab “Chi-Raq.”

Closing her set, she chose her singles “Starships” then “Moment 4 Life.” Check out her set below:

Lil Baby Receives Humanitarian Award

Lil Baby has recently been honored with the Quincy Jones Humanitarian Award at Black Music Action Coalition’s second annual Music in Action Awards Gala. The even happened Thursday night at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills.

He received the award for his contributions to racial and social justice as he usually has an annual Back to School Fest in Atlanta, that provides school supplies, backpacks and other needed items for over 3,000 children. He has also created a My Turn scholarship program that gives out $150,000 in scholarships to his old high school and has partnered with Lemont Bradley to offer 100 jobs to those in need.

Accepting the award he says:

“I honestly didn’t know what a humanitarian was, but as I looked into it and started reading, I understand that I’m actually humanitarian. I just want to say that I appreciate everybody in here because nothing that we doing or trying to do can be done by one person. It’s gonna take all of us to stick together and stay together.”

He also took to his Instagram page to give out his thanks

 
 
 
 
 
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Lil Baby has truly been grinding and a very busy man as he has just released his latest single “The World Is Yours to Take” on Friday.

The song has arrived 3 weeks before his third studio album It’s Only Me drops on October 14th. He also had took on the Rolling Loud New York stage on Saturday with artist such as Future, A Boogie With Da Hoodie, Don Toliver, Busta Rhymes, Sheck Wes and many more.

Rihanna Confirms That She Will Be Headlining Super Bowl Halftime Show 2023

It looks like Rihanna will be taking on the Super Bowl stage for 2023! After many different meetings and decisions regarding which artist would be performing for next year, it has all came down to Ms. Bag Gal Riri herself after there were surrounding rumors of Taylor Swift possibly taking on the stage.

Rihanna herself confirmed the news on her Instagram page where she posted a picture of her hand grabbing a football.

 

 
 
 
 
 
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The news also was confirmed by the NFL themselves as their Instagram bio had changed to the “National Fenty League”

Rihanna has not put out anything musically since Anti, but with her set to perform at the Super Bowl, this will be an opportunity for fans to be fulfilled with her on her artistry side and see her back in her original element.

More Details Emerge Of Ime Udoka’s Affair With Celtics Staff Member

In the wake of Ime Udoka’s affair being revealed, it looks like things may have went even further than what was known between the two. Udoka and the Celtics employee were intimate along with the employee, who’s identity has been withheld, had been making arrangements for his and his family travels.

She had been heavily involved in planning Udoka’s team-related travel, along with helping Nia with her travels for games and making the big move to Boston permanently. Nia had just moved to Boston two weeks ago with their son they share together Kez.

As of now, Ime Udoka is suspended as head coach for the entire 2022-23 season.

James Earl Jones Retires His Voice Over Role For Darth Vader

James Earl Jones whose voice has became known as a very unique one in Hollywood, is retiring from his iconic role in the Star Wars franchise. He has voiced Star Wars character, Darth Vader for nearly 40 years, carrying on into the latest series Obi Wan Kenobi on Disney+.

Speaking with Vanity Fair, he had officially signed over his rights for the voice, allowing filmmakers to be able to use the voice using AI technology. Upon stepping away, Jones wishes for the character to live on.

“He had mentioned he was looking into winding down this particular character, So how do we move forward?” Matthew Wood of Lucasfilm says.

James Earl Jones has aquired a EGOT and received an honorary Academy Award in 2011 for Best Actor in The Great White Hope in 1970. Jones made his Star Wars debut as Vader in 1977 film.

Toya Johnson & T.I. Responds Back To DJ Akademiks Comments Regarding Reginae’s Dating Life

DJ Akademiks has been making headlines lately for his controversial statements he has made lately and now the most recent one has been about rapper Lil Wayne’s daughter Reginae. The world has seen Reginae grow from infant to the grown woman she has came to be today and has over time been in two, now three known relationships.

In regards to Dj Akademiks however had a lot to say about her and her dating choices as he has pointed out the fact that she went from dating YFN Lucci, who is currently incarcerated to her now boyfriend, Armon Warren, calling him many different names. He went as far as calling her a “b—-” multiple times.

 “You know these b—-es, let me not call her a b—-, these chicks love a hood n—- until he’s facing 25 to life.” he comments on his twitch stream.

Mama bear Toya Johnson was not here for any of his comments and called him out on her Instagram.

 “@akademiks I can’t stand men that do b—- s—. Keep my daughter name out your mouth. Clout chasing is at an all time high. Let her live her 23 yr old life. Calling her a b—- and all that other s— is not cool.”

T.I. who is considered a close friend and pretty much like family to Lil Wayne and Toya, has also entered the chat and had many words for Akademiks.

“I would love to have a word with Akademiks. I gotta put a call out to him, hopefully we can communicate our way to a positive resolution. But Reginae under the umbrella, she covered. I would love to have a word to see if we can communicate ourselves to a positive resolution. Certain s— is avoidable; not worth the trouble.” he stated in a post on his page.

 

 
 
 
 
 
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Akademiks has yet to respond to Toya nor T.I. as of now.