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R. Kelly Says Lisa Van Allen is a Lying Opportunist: I NEVER Had Sex With Aaliyah’s Mom

R. Kelly says that Lisa Van Allen is a liar who is desperate for attention and is out to smear his name in any way possible … even if that means making up a story about him having sex with Aaliyah’s mom.Lisa Van Allen, one of the many women who accused Kelly of abusing her in the Lifetime docu-series Surviving R. Kelly, said in an interview with VladTV that Kelly told her that he and Aaliyah’s mother, Diane Haughton, had a sexual relationship while he was also having sex with Aaliyah. PREVIOUSLY...
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Lisa Van Allen: R. Kelly Told Me He Got Aaliyah Pregnant & Was Also Having Sex With Her Mom

As if R. Kelly’s relationship with Aaliyah wasn’t already disturbing enough, Lisa Van Allen—one of R. Kelly’s accusers who described his alleged abuse in Lifetime’s Surviving R. Kelly docu-series—says that R. Kelly admitted to her that he not only impregnated Aaliyah, but also had a sexual relationship with her mother.According to Allen, Kelly was sleeping with Aaliyah and her mom, Diane Haughton, at the same time.In a recent interview with VladTV, Allen said that back when she was dating R. Kel...
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Dee Johnson Set as Showrunner for Hulu’s The Vampire Chronicles Series

Dee Johnson set as showrunner for Hulu’s The Vampire Chronicles series Bloody Disgusting brings word that writer Christopher Rice took to Facebook to announce that Nashville executive producer Dee Johnson has officially signed on as the showrunner for Hulu’s upcoming series adaptation of Anne Rice’s iconic novel series The Vampire Chronicles. Last year, it was that the streaming service has successfully won the TV rights for the series against other competing outlets.  “Today, I’m thrilled...
Tags: Facebook, TV, Movies, Horror, Nashville, Aaliyah, Kirsten Dunst, Hulu, Rice, Anne, Dee, Christopher, Christopher Rice, Anne Rice, Paramount Television, Stuart Townsend

Frank Ocean Teases Cover of SZA’s “The Weekend”

Frank Ocean loves to perform covers. The Grammy Award-winning singer has previously given his own personal twist to songs by Aaliyah and Aubrey Hepburn in recent years. On Thursday morning (Jan. 24), Ocean posted a video on his Instagram Story, where he’s heard singing a cover of SZA’s CTRL standout “The Weekend.” In the short teaser, Frank Ocean’s voice singing the song’s hook can be heard as he drives down a road towards a beaming sunset. “Nowadays, I have to live with the song for a bit an...
Tags: Ocean, Jazz, Aaliyah, Music News, Frank Ocean, CTRL, SZA, The Weekend, Aubrey Hepburn, Mikelle Street

New Music: Lou The Human “Make You Sick”

Lou the Human, the scrappy young rapper from Staten Island, has kept up a steady stream of new music since dropping his debut project Humaniac! back in October 2017. Songs like “Play Your Part” and “Speak of the Devil” delivered more of the delinquent raps that made Danny Brown and J.I.D into Lou fans. Meanwhile, last year’s “Empty Bottle” showcased a spacier, more emo-influenced side to his sound, which isn’t surprising considering he was bumping “a lot of sad rock” as a kid before he got i...
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Katherine Jenkins opens up about children Aaliyah and Xander in rare interview

Katherine Jenkins has revealed that her three-year-old daughter, Aaliyah, is besotted with...
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R. Kelly Reportedly Having Panic Attacks Over “Surviving R. Kelly” Lifetime Documentary

Lifetime’s “Surviving R. Kelly” documentary series is reportedly taking a toll on R. Kelly, TMZ reports.According to the gossip site, the singer-songwriter has been so stressed out about the whole situation that he’s been suffering from severe panic attacks, which started in the days leading up to the 6-episode series airing last week and has continued even afterward. TMZ reported that one attack was so serious that he had to seek treatment at a hospital.“Surviving R. Kelly” documented in great ...
Tags: Health, Celebs, Georgia, Lifetime, Pop Culture, Jazz, Aaliyah, Lady Gaga, Controversy, Reports, R. Kelly, Gaga, Kelly, John Legend Chrissy Teigen, Kellz, Ignition

Mathew Knowles Explains How He Protected Beyoncé & Destiny’s Child From R. Kelly

Mathew Knowles played absolutely ZERO games when it came to protecting his daughter and her bandmates from alleged sexual predator R. Kelly.In an interview with the UK newspaper Metro, Knowles revealed the steps he and his wife at the time, Tina Knowles, took to ensure that Destiny’s Child was safe around R. Kelly in the mid-1990s when the allegations of his sexual misconduct first surfaced.Knowles—who managed Destiny’s Child—said Kelly submitted a song for the group’s debut album, but he turned...
Tags: Music, UK, Celebs, Beyonce, Hip Hop, Rape, Sony, Pop Culture, Jazz, Aaliyah, Solange, Sexual Predators, Metro, R. Kelly, Trending, Kelly

Frank Ocean Covers ‘GQ’, Talks Instagram, Activism & More

Frank Ocean is the cover star of GQ Magazine’s February issue. The Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter is interviewed by his Blonded Radio co-hosts, Vegyn and Emmett Cruddas, via phone last month. Frank discusses the decision to make his Instagram public, covering songs like Aaliyah’s “At Your Best…” and Aubrey Hepburn’s “Moon River,” moving to New York City, finding inspiration over the past year through photography, and using his influence to get people to vote during midterms by incenti...
Tags: Quotes, Photos, Instagram, Interviews, New York City, Jazz, Aaliyah, Coldplay, Frank Ocean, Frank, Travis Scott, GQ Magazine, Aubrey Hepburn, Alasdair McLellan, Frank Ocean Responds, Vegyn

John Legend, Tarana Burke Speak Out About Participating in “Surviving R. Kelly” + Watch Part 1 & Part 2… (FULL VIDEO)

The three-night Lifetime series, “Surviving R. Kelly,” aired last night and social media was ablaze with reactions. The detailed documentary, which addresses allegations of abuse & sexual misconduct against R&B artist R, Kelly, brings together Kelly’s accusers and inner circle to detail the artist’s life that the network described as “riddled with rumors of abuse, predatory behavior, and pedophilia.” [FLASHBACK: Quick Quotes: R. Kelly Says He Can’t Be Muted… (VIDEO)] Singer John Legend was not...
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RUNNING by Itoro Udofia

Running by Itoro Udofia Published 8/28/2018 I’ve got an ancestor on my back. Arit is a young woman, growing up in a home that balances two different worlds. On the TV, a preacher speaks of a God who looks nothing like her—back in her bedroom, the spirit of an ancestor speaks of a life that can never be Arit’s. Running by Itoro Udofia tells the story of a first generation Nigerian-American, straddling the line between present and past, the life Arit wants, and the life others want for her. I’ve...
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7 great movies you can watch on Netflix this weekend

Choosing a movie to watch on Netflix over the weekend is a struggle. But it shouldn't be, so we've made it a whole lot easier.  Every week, we look through what's available on the streaming service and recommend seven movies you can watch over the weekend. Some of our selections recently came to Netflix and some have been available for awhile — you might have just missed them because Netflix's algorithm thought you wouldn't like them. From Netflix's new teen rom-com "To All the Boys I've Love...
Tags: London, Trends, Netflix, United States, Aaliyah, Rachel Weisz, Keanu Reeves, James, Guernsey, Lily James, Mamma Mia, Powell, John Wick, Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Glen Powell, Lara Jean

Babygirl – “Over In No Time”

The compound word babygirl makes me think of Timbaland rapping about being "the man from the big VA" on Aaliyah's timeless classic "Are You That Somebody?" However, the Toronto duo Babygirl pull from a different sort of retro pop. Glossy guitar sounds, breathy vocals, and a sleek heartbeat pulse put "Over In No Time," the … More »
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R. Kelly Answers Critics With 'Admit'

R. Kelly has released “I Admit,” which superficially addresses sexual misconduct allegations against him. In the new 19-minute song, released on Soundcloud, Kelly touches on a range of subjects, including the allegations of luring women into a “sex cult” and accusations that he preys on under age women Despite the name of the song, Kelly doesn’t really cop to any of those things. In the song, Kelly denies many of the allegations against him, including the claim that he’d organized a “...
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The Vampire Chronicles TV Series Heads to Hulu

The Vampire Chronicles TV Series heads to Hulu The Hollywood Reporter brings word that The Vampire Chronicles TV series has been picked up by Hulu. Beating out other outlets for the TV rights, Hulu has quickly put The Vampire Chronicles into development. Paramount Television and Anonymous Content optioned the rights to the 11 books from the acclaimed series last year and have been developing the series with creator Anne Rice and her son, Christopher Rice. Both Anne and Christopher Rice will ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, TV News, Aaliyah, Kirsten Dunst, Hulu, Anne, Christopher, Hollywood Reporter, Christopher Rice, Anne Rice, Paramount Television, Stuart Townsend, Josh Boone, Steve Golin

MAC x Aaliyah Makeup Collection - Swatches

MAC x Aaliyah Makeup Collection  MAC x Aaliyah makeup collection is inspired by the R&B icon, singer, actress Aaliyah Haughton.  While I am not the most up to date on music or movies, Aaliyah's story of talent and determination is quite inspiring. From what I read, MAC x Aaliyah is a fan-requested creation and includes colors and products that are a reflection and interpretation of Aaliyah's style.  The collection includes an eyeshadow palette, lipglosses, lipsticks, lipliners, and a...
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MAC x Aaliyah – All The Details Behind the Collection

I still remember exactly where I was when I heard the news, that awful day that the world lost Aaliyah. I was in college in Miami. Aaliyah was born in 1979, like I was. Her music was undeniably part of the soundtrack of my upbringing. Seeing the dates of her life flash across the news... Read More The post MAC x Aaliyah – All The Details Behind the Collection appeared first on Afrobella.
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$25 Off $75 MAC has $25 off your purchase of $75 or more vouchers available as well as a free full-size Liptensity Lipstick with purchase. Head over to Gilt, purchase the voucher, and you’ll be able to redeem it online at There are exceptions to the voucher one of which is it must be used by June 29th and it isn’t valid on Aaliyah’s Collection Vivi Glam, Sized to Go MAC, or gift cards. Enjoy! You may also enjoy... Juice Beauty Friends and Family SaleIt Cosmetics 25% Off C...
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Must Haves from the MAC X Aaliyah Collection

press sample, affiliate links Just in case you've been living under a rock and haven't heard the most recent MAC Cosmetics news, let me the first to tell you that MAC has launched a collection in honor of the one and only Aaliyah. I also need to tell you quickly that the MAC X Aaliyah Collection is available now so get it while you can.Aaliyah is an icon who was unstoppable. Her groundbreaking work in R&B music and film continues to inspire to this day. Countless fans continue to celebrate her ...
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Hautelinks: New Glossier Products, Ariana Grande's News, Hello Kitty x Pottery Barn & More

And the rest of the things we're reading this week. How to master your post-workout primping, via Lauren Conrad.Business Insider has a great budget-friendly Father's Day gift guide with everything under $25.Omg, yes please: Colourpop is releasing 42 shades of foundation and they're only $12 each. Can't wait to see if these are good!Smashbox has also announced an increased shade range for their 24 hour foundation.
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MAC Cosmetics and Vice Created a Surreal, Hypnotic Homage to Aaliyah’s Legacy

Aaliyah was an iconic R&B artist of her day and featured on one of i-D's most iconic covers. Seventeen years later, MAC Cosmetics and i-D, a Vice-owned global platform for emerging talent that celebrates fashion, culture, individuality, and youth partnered up to create a tribute film that celebrates the life and legacy of the late...
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Aaliyah’s Brother Explains Why Her MAC Line Holds More Significance Than You Think

"My mom has kept everything over the years, since we were babies," Rashad Haughton, brother of the late R & B singer Aaliyah, told POPSUGAR. Even after his sister's untimely death in a plane crash in 2001, her favorite makeup products - lip gloss, plus red and black lipstick - stayed inside a plastic baggie his mother Diane couldn't bear to part with. Seventeen years later, after fans petitioned for a MAC x Aaliyah collab, Haughton toted the baggie into the makeup giant's corporate headquarters...
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Aaliyah's Brother Reflects On The Singer's Iconic Beauty Legacy

Aaliyah's fans know her younger brother, Rashad Haughton, almost just as well as the late songstress. She brought him along to red carpet appearances, gushed about him in interviews, and even recorded a song with him. Now, Rashad is looking out for Aaliyah in that same way.The actor and film director worked closely with MAC Cosmetics to create an Aaliyah makeup collection that honors his sister's life. The Rashad family was involved in all the details — including naming each shade — which make...
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The MAC x Aaliyah Collection Is Finally Here - and Better Than Ever

It's been a long time coming, but the highly anticipated MAC x Aaliyah collection is finally here. Last August, MAC announced it would be releasing a collection in honor of the late star, and now we can confirm that "Babygirl" fans can snag the entire collection online June 20, in select stores on June 21, and internationally in July. We got a chance to speak with Rashad Houghton, Aaliyah's brother, who told us the entire line is a result of his sister's devoted fans. "My mom calls them the 'spe...
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Your First Look At MAC's Highly Anticipated Aaliyah Collection

Update: At long last, we finally know what MAC Aaliyah looks like. As expected, every single eye shadow, lipstick, pencil, and bronzer is special — thanks to Aaliyah's brother, Rashad Haughton, who helped curate the collection. Check them out ahead, then mark your calendars: The collection is available on on June 20, and select stores June 21.This post was originally published on August 24, 2017.For the past few years, Aaliyah fans have been actively petitioning MAC to launch a...
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Katherine Jenkins posts rare picture of daughter Aaliyah - and gives fans a sneak peek into her gorgeous home

Katherine Jenkins is one doting mum! The 37-year-old singer, who recently welcomed her...
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From Aaliyah to Garth Brooks, here is the music you can’t find on Spotify

Spotify has every song ever released, right? Wrong. From a beloved country star to the kings of prog rock, we've rounded up the most noteworthy artists (and albums) currently absent from Spotify. The post From Aaliyah to Garth Brooks, here is the music you can’t find on Spotify appeared first on Digital Trends.
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UCLA softball balances star power, depth entering NCAA regional

LOS ANGELES — Kelly Inouye-Perez glances toward the UCLA championship fence. Signs from each of UCLA’s 12 Women’s College World Series championships line the wall from foul line to foul line. While images of Lisa Fernandez, Debbie Doom, Lisa Longaker and other former UCLA stars decorate the wall, Inouye-Perez thinks about those players who aren’t pictured but without whom there would be no dynasty to celebrate. “It’s that second part of the lineup that can get it done that’s won championships fo...
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Two Additional Women Speak Out About 'Predator' R. Kelly's Alleged Sexually Abusive Ways!

There's a reason the Time's Up initiative is coming for R. Kelly! As you surely know, the hitmaker has been hit with several accusations of sexual misconduct, as he's said to run a sex cult out of his homes in Chicago and Atlanta. Although the Ignition singer has denied the troubling allegations brought against him, two more women have spoken out about the 51-year-old's predatory ways. Related: Russell Simmons Isn't "Too Angry" About The Rape Allegations While the women had different experiences...
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Facebook Signs Indie Licensing Deals with Merlin, Beggars, PIAS, Ingrooves

Following deals with the majors label groups, Facebook has announced world-wide licensing packs with key independent music companies including Merlin, which represents more than 20,000 indie labels and distributors, as well as, Beggars Group, PIAS and INgrooves. Recent deals with Universal Music, Sony/ATV Music Publishing, Kobalt, SACEM, and ICE, and essentially ensures that Facebook, Instagram, Oculus, and Messenger users will now be able to use the indies’ repertoire in their social med...
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