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According to VH1, “Love and Hip-Hop Atlanta” is a “southern-fried tale of struggle, love and temptation.” Among the characters in the 10-episode series are Stevie J (a three-time Grammy Award-winning producer who has worked with Diddy, Jay-Z, Mariah Carey, etc.); Stevie’s longtime girlfriend Mimi Faust; a fiery up-and-coming Latina rapper named Joseline; Atlanta rapper Lil Scrappy; his girlfriend/baby mama Erica Dixon; his mother “Momma Dee” (a former hustler); the hometown hero Rasheeda; her husband/manager Kirk Frost; the R&B songbird K. Michelle; and Trinidadian R&B singer Karlie Redd.

In this week’s episode of “Love and Hip-Hop Atlanta,” Mimi takes a big step in her relationship with Stevie J; Scrappy has a health scare that has an emotional affect on his future with Erica; and K. Michelle finally confronts Karlie on her disrespectful ways and the two have it out.

Watch “Love and Hip-Hop Atlanta” Episode 5 Below: