Jussie Smollett Indicted, Charged With One Felony Count of Disorderly Conduct for Filing False Police Report
Not too long after Chicago police announced that Jussie Smollett had been officially classified as a suspect in a criminal investigation for filing a false police report, the "Empire" actor was indicted by a Chicago grand jury and charged with a felony related to the ongoing investigation.
WATCH: Beyoncé & Jay-Z “Bow Down” to Meghan Markle While Accepting Brit Award for Best International Group
Though hip-hop's royal couple weren't in attendance at the ceremony in London to physically accept their trophy, the couple posed with the award and thanked the Brits for honoring them in a video message that was played during the show featuring a surprise nod to Meghan Markle.
Jussie Smollett is Now a Suspect in Allegedly Staged Attack, Faces 3 Years in Prison for Filing False Police Report
Chicago police have announced that Jussie Smollett has been officially classified as a suspect in a criminal investigation for filing a false police report.
Video Shows Brothers Linked to Jussie Smollett Attack Buying Ski Masks & Red Hat Allegedly Worn in Assault
The surveillance footage shows what appears to be brothers Ola and Abel Osundairo at the checkout counter ringing up ski masks, gloves, bandanas, sunglasses and red hats.
Khloe Kardashian is Big Mad at Kylie Jenner’s BFF Jordyn Woods for Messing With Her Baby Daddy Tristan Thompson
Uh oh! Looks like Khloe Kardashian’s baby daddy, Tristan Thompson, got caught creepin’ again! But this time, it wasn’t an anonymous Thotiana, but instead, someone who Kylie Jenner called a friend.
Following Mo'Nique and Steve Harvey's heated discussion on his talk show last week, the "Precious" actress kept that same energy on social media by sharing two videos accusing him of being a sellout.
The internet dug into Malia Obama's files and found out she had a secret Facebook account that she used to troll Trump. Also, Malia likes Rosé. Is that a crime?
T.I.’s Sister Precious Harris is NOT Dead, According to Her Daughter: “She’s Still Fighting So Keep Praying”
Precious Harris' daughter Kamaya posted a message on her Instagram Stories denying online reports that her mother has passed away.
Judge Denies Bail for Dominique Williams, Man Accused of Raping Woman at Opera Nightclub in Atlanta & Another at His House
A Fulton County judge denied bond Thursday (Feb. 14) for the man accused in two sexual assaults, including one that was streamed online via Facebook Live.
The Cole Bennett-directed video finds Cardi dressed in red paisley print and rhinestones while as she raps in front of a matching car and also twerks on top of it.
Boosie Badazz Slams Tekashi 6ix9ine for Snitching: “You Have to Admit You a Hoe A** N***a From Now On”
Boosie Badazz has made it known that he does not support Tekashi 6ix9ine after the rapper snitched on his associates.
Law enforcement sources have revealed that Chicago police say new evidence suggests Jussie Smollett paid two men to orchestrate his hate crime assault, CNN...
Soulja Boy and Blac Chyna spent their first Valentine's Day together on a shopping spree, courtesy of Big Drako.
Nigerian Brothers Arrested for Jussie Smollett Attack Are Friends With “Empire” Star, One Took Photo With Lee Daniels on Set
Chicago police reportedly identified the two Nigerian men who were detained a couple of days ago as persons of interest in Jussie Smollett's alleged hate attack as brothers Abimbola "Abel" Osundairo and Olabinjo "Ola" Osundairo. The brothers are now "potential suspects" and have been arrested.
21 Savage Says He Was “Definitely Targeted” by ICE in ‘Good Morning America’ Interview Preview (VIDEO)
21 Savage will speak out for the first time since his release from ICE detainment in an interview with Good Morning America. In a newly released preview of the candid discussion, the "A Lot" rapper says that he believes he was "definitely targeted" by ICE.
Jussie Smollett Denies Paying Nigerian Brothers $3,500 to Beat Him Up, Says He’s “Angered” by Claims He Orchestrated Attack
Jussie Smollett is "angered and devastated" by reports that he paid two friends to help him stage his alleged hate crime attack in Chicago.
Is Bow Wow on the rebound from his relationship with Kiyomi Leslie? The rapper was spotted out with a mystery girl at Lance Stephenson's party at Oak nightclub in Atlanta on Valentine's Day night.
The iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died at the age of 85. Lagerfeld's death comes a few weeks after he missed Chanel's haute couture show...
Unlike this year's "meh" Super Bowl Halftime Show in Atlanta, which featured performances from Maroon 5, Travis Scott and Big Boi, Cole NBA All-Star Game halftime show in Charlotte was praised by viewers.
Demi Lovato had reportedly re-admitted herself back into a rehab facility in Hawaii.
NeNe Leakes completely loses it and threatens to "f**k [someone] up" in the midseason trailer for Real Housewives of Atlanta's eleventh season.
Offset relives the car crash that almost claimed his life last year in the music video for "Red Room," the lead single from his debut studio album.
Celebs & Gossip
Wiz Khalifa teamed up with Oreo for a new commercial starring himself and his adorable son Sebastian Taylor Thomaz aka Bash.
Young M.A. is tricking girls and turning them out into lesbians for the 'gram. Bernice Burgos, T.I.'s former flame, is the latest woman to find herself in the arms of Young M.A. Will it last or is this dip in the lady pond a fleeting moment?
Nah Fam, This Ain’t It: North West & Consequence’s Son Caiden Are “Girlfriend & Boyfriend,” According to Instagram
Kanye West's friend Consequence is pimping out his 7-year-old son as North West's "boyfriend," and it's very inappropriate.
A new court case and a stint in prison could be on the horizon for R. Kelly as evidence of a previously unknown sex tape with a minor has emerged and landed in law enforcement's lap.
Chicago Police Suggest Jussie Smollett Staged Hate Crime Attack Because He Was Being Written Off “Empire” (Report)
For weeks, Empire star Jussie Smollett has kept up the narrative that he was viciously attacked in Chicago by pro-Trump supporters in an apparent hate crime. Now, local media reports claim that police investigating the incident believe that the whole thing was staged.
After a dozen contestants battled it out for weeks on live TV, Tamar Braxton came out victorious as the winner of Season 2's Celebrity Big Brother.
Fans Roast NBA YoungBoy & His Baby Mama’s Mugshots After They Got Arrested for Beating Up a Housekeeper
NBA YoungBoy and his baby mama posed for these interesting mugshots after they were arrested in Atlanta Monday afternoon (Feb. 11), and fans had a lot to say, especially about the rapper's baby mama.
EXCLUSIVE: Jadah From “Black Ink Crew” is Dating Rapper Jose Guapo, She Allegedly Faked Pregnancy for Storyline
Sources connected to the former VH1 star have exclusively revealed to Gossip On This that she and Atlanta rapper Jose Guapo have been dating "on the low" for the past two months after meeting on Instagram.
Normani is making "Waves" in the video for her debut single featuring 6lack.
After Cardi B and Bruno Mars scored a top 5 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 with the remix to Mars' 24K Magic album cut "Finesse," the duo is coming back for seconds with the release of their latest collaboration "Please Me."
Rap fans have some serious questions after rap newcomer YNW Melly was arrested for allegedly shooting and killing two members of his YNW crew.
T.I. has set his sights on Floyd Mayweather after the pro boxer said he would not be participating in any boycott against Gucci.
Police said the 19-year-old rapper, whose real name is Jamell Demons, is accused of shooting and killing two of his fellow YNW crew members: 21-year-old Anthony "YNW Sakchaser" Williams and 19-year-old Christopher "YNW Juvy" Thomas Jr.
The rapper, still on a high from her first Grammy win this week, took to her newly reactivated Instagram to announce a new song with Bruno Mars.
BET has apologized to Nicki Minaj after they dissed her on Twitter.
It looks like Blac Chyna has found a new rapper that she's set her sights on after she was spotted bumpin' and grindin' on Soulja Boy at his Grammys party.
After spending 18 months in a Louisiana jail, Mystikal is finally a free man.
For those of you who didn't enjoy Jennifer Lopez's Motown tribute at the 2019 Grammy Awards, Smokey Robinson wants you to have several seats and stop being a hater because you're clearly missing the point of Motown.
XXXTentacion Left Out of 2019 Grammys “In Memoriam” Segment Because of Domestic Violence Allegations
A source close to the Grammys' production claims XXXTentacion's "history of domestic violence" is the reason why he was not included in the show's "In Memoriam" segment honoring late musicians.
After winning the Grammy for Best Rap Song (for "God's Plan"), Drake delivered an impassioned speech that was cut short by Grammy producers, leaving many to wonder whether or not it was done on purpose.
As host of the 2019 Grammy Awards, it was expected that Alicia Keys would take the stage at some point during the 3.5-hour show. But we had no idea she would flex on all of us by playing two pianos at the same damn time!
Chloe x Halle made their Grammy Awards debut Sunday night (Feb. 10) with a soul-stirring tribute to the late Donny Hathaway.
Twitter roasted the hell out of J.Lo for "Jentrifying" a Motown tribute at the Grammys.
Someone please call 911, because Cardi B just murdered the stage at the 2019 Grammy Awards.
News & Politics
Pamela Taylor Called Michelle Obama an “Ape in Heels,” But She Was Defrauding FEMA the Whole Damn Time
The woman who blasted Barack's bae as "an ape in heels" was apparently monkeying around with fraud and theft in secret, according to new court documents.
An 11-year-old student in Florida who refused to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance was arrested and hauled off to a juvenile detention center for being "disruptive."
A Florida woman was arrested earlier this month after police say she hit her boyfriend in the face with a frozen pork chop.
Mom Who Carried Dying Daughter to Term to Donate Her Organs Says She’s Happy Giving “Other Babies a Second Chance at Life”
A mother who carried her dying daughter to term so that her tiny organs could be donated to other children in need called the situation "a huge heartbreak," but also said she's glad her baby was able to give "two other babies a second chance at life."
All charges have been dropped against the Marshall High School Student who was tased and punched by Chicago police officers during an incident at the school.
Jasmine Eiland, the woman who streamed her alleged sexual assault on a dance floor on Facebook Live, is suing the Atlanta nightclub where the attack took place.
The pastor of a church in Aiken, South Carolina has been charged with sex crimes after police say he forced himself on a teenager at a high school athletic event in Spartanburg, S.C.
A pregnant woman who was angry that she wasn't able to get a beef patty from a Jamaican restaurant used a baseball bat to smash the Bronx eatery's windows, and the whole thing was captured on video.
Pro-Trump singer Joy Villa showed up to the 2019 Grammy Awards looking like the world's tackiest racist.
After deliberating for six days, a jury in Brooklyn federal court has found notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán guilty on all 10 charges. He faces life in prison.
32-year-old Phillip Jerard Buckson—a senior pastor at Cleveland Chapel Baptist Church in Spartanburg, S.C.—is accused of repeatedly raping and twice impregnating a young girl, whose pregnancies were then terminated.
The Los Angeles prostitute known as "Pretty Hoe" will spend the next decade-and-a-half of her life in federal prison after she admitted to using social media to force young women (some of them minors) into prostitution, authorities said.
Mugshot Madness: Bow Wow & Girlfriend Kiyomi Leslie Arrested for Battery After Getting Into Physical Fight
Bow Wow and his girlfriend Kiyomi Leslie were BOTH arrested in Atlanta early Saturday morning after allegedly getting into a physical altercation.
16-year-old Joshua Meeks, an 11th-grade student at Mauldin High School, was found dead by authorities over an apparent drug deal that went bad. Here are some things you need to know about Meeks and his murder.
As most of the continental United States deals with frigid temperatures brought on by the Polar Vortex 2019—with some areas experiencing subzero temps—police in one particular city in Missouri are begging criminals to take a break this week because it's just too damn cold outside to be dealing with unnecessary foolishness.
Police have released Dominique Williams' mugshot following his arrest for aggravated sodomy for allegedly raping Jasmine Eiland in an Atlanta nightclub.
Rumor has it that Shaq is the man Bow Wow caught his girlfriend Kiyomi Leslie "hanging all over" at a Super Bowl weekend party, which sparked the fight that landed them both in an Atlanta area jail.
A college student behind a viral tweet featuring a mashup of a popular "SpongeBob Squarepants" episode and Travis Scott's "Sicko Mode" song would like credit for basically creating Scott's Super Bowl LIII halftime show performance intro.
After Gladys Knight wowed the crowd with her soulful rendition of the national anthem, Beyoncé's Grammy-nominated protegees Chloe x Halle hit the center field to perform "America the Beautiful" as part of the pre-game festivities for Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta.
Following a ton of controversy, Maroon 5 rocked the Super Bowl LIII halftime show with a huge performance featuring appearances from Big Boi and Travis Scott.
Gladys Knight wowed the Super Bowl LIII crowd with a soulful rendition of the United States National Anthem Sunday night (Feb. 3) in Atlanta.
Iman Shumpert waited until after he played his NBA game to respond to the crazy rumor that he fathered a baby with porn star Alby Rydes as the result of a threesome with his wife Teyana Taylor.
Teyana Taylor is setting the record straight regarding rumors she and her husband Iman Shumpert had a threesome with a woman, and the third party allegedly became pregnant following an encounter.
Following Adrien Broner's devastating loss to Manny Pacquiao over the weekend—in which he only landed 50 of 295 punches compared to Pacquiao's 112 of 568—Tee Grizzley took to social media to call Broner out.
Jermaine Marshall, a former college basketball star who also played briefly for the NBA, has died at 28 years old.
The first trailer for the upcoming horror thriller "Ma," starring Octavia Spencer, teaches a VERY important lesson. You're never too old to apply the rules of "stranger danger."
Was Beyoncé Trying to Avoid Former “LHHH” Star & Gossip Blogger Jason Lee at the Roc Nation Grammys Brunch?
Being a celebrity sometimes means you've got to duck and dodge from messy gossip bloggers at Hollywood parties and Beyoncé is no exception to that rule.
Janelle Monae took the stage at the 2019 Grammy Awards in Los Angeles Sunday night (Feb. 10) with a stunning performance of her Dirty Computer Hit "Make Me Feel."
Camila Cabello Opens 2019 Grammys With Young Thug, Ricky Martin & J Balvin: Watch Them Perform “Havana” & “Mi Gente”
Camila Cabella opened up the 2019 Grammy Awards in Los Angeles with an electrifying performance of her hit single "Havana."
Meek Mill and Drake dropped the official music video for their latest collaboration, "Going Bad," proving that their beef is really a thing of the past.
Surveillance video obtained by TMZ shows a tense moment between Bow Wow and Kyomi Leslie Holden in an elevator prior to the knock down drag out brawl in which they both were arrested and charged with misdemeanor battery.
The disturbing video—recorded at Hazleton Area High School in Hazleton, Pennsylvania—shows a chaotic scene in which uniformed security personnel attempt to restrain a teenage girl. One security officer, a white male, is seen punching the girl in her legs before grabbing her by the hair and slamming her head onto a table.