After repeated calls for her release – including by celebrities like Rihanna and Kim Kardashian – Hassan granted Brown clemency and she’s scheduled for release in August.

Go Fund Me Started for Cyntoia Brown

NNPA NEWSWIRE — Brown, 30, has been in prison since she was 16 when she was convicted of killing Johnny Michael Allen, whom Brown said paid her $150 to have sex. A victim of sex trafficking, Brown said she feared for her life during the encounter and she responded by shooting Allen. […read more]


A Rihanna Documentary Is Coming

Hugh McIntyre, FORBES   (—Some people just can’t get enough of the spotlight, can they? In addition to her many upcoming and ongoing projects, global pop singer Rihanna is going to be the focus of a documentary. While it has no title or tentative release date Read More


CBS: Rihanna Out of NFL Telecast

David Bauder, ASSOCIATED PRESS   NEW YORK (AP) — CBS and Rihanna are splitting up, more fallout from the Ray Rice domestic violence incident and the turmoil it has caused for the NFL. The network said Tuesday it was permanently editing a song featuring Rihanna’s voice out of its Read More


Check Out Rihanna’s Curls On The Cover Of ‘Glamour’

[MTV] Rihanna on the cover of ‘Glamour.’ Photo: Glamour  No, your eyes aren’t deceiving you: that is Rihanna with her short-lived curly ‘do on the cover of Glamour‘s November issue! This haircut existed for a fleeting moment (OK, a few days) in early August, right before she made the switch to Read More


Chris Brown and Karrueche Tran are dating again [UPI]

[UPI] Chris Brown has reconciled with his ex-girlfriend Karrueche Tran and they are living together at the singer’s Hollywood Hills home, TMZ reported. Tran is keeping her own apartment, but has already moved most of her clothes and other personal belongings into Brown’s house, the report said. Read More


Chris Brown Reveals ‘Sexy’ Rihanna Duet ‘Put It Up’ Coming Soon [MTV]

  There’s a fistful of male guest-stars on Rihanna‘s Unapologetic LP — from Future oozing Auto-Tuned game on “Loveeeeeee Song” to Eminem spitting Novocaine-fueled non sequiturs on “Numb” — but we bet none lit up your feed like Chris Brown did when his contribution to the chart-topping album landed on Read More


Lady in the Sky with Diamonds

By William Reed NNPA Columnist   Shine bright like a diamond Shine bright like a diamond Shining bright like a diamond We’re beautiful like diamonds in the sky – Diamonds by Rihanna   Why did one of the world’s biggest pop stars feel the need to host Read More