The Dirty Laundry
Kanye Gets Heckled At Thanksgiving Parade
Not everyone was thankful to see Kanye West at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. While Kanye rolled by on his float some people started chanting “Taylor, Taylor” and it was pretty loud! Here’s a clip:
Yet Another Kanye West Rant
Speaking of Taylor Swift, Yeezy thinks she should have stood up for him when he was getting dissed for dissing her! Right….anyway, while he was on stage Kanye defended his VMA rant. Ok, I love you Yeezy, but you are a serious ego-maniac and slightly delusional! Here’s a clip:
Lil Kim Disses Nicki Minaj
Lil Kim has a rant of her own! Over the weekend she released a Nicki Minaj diss track called “Black Friday,” jumping on Pharoahe Monch’s “Simon Says.” Here’s a clip:
Nicki Minaj's All-Star Thanksgiving
Even though Kim spent her Thanksgiving dissing Nicki, Nicki celebrated hers with an all-star concert featuring Drake, Kanye, Rihanna, Keyshia Cole, and Busta Rhymes! You can check it out:
Sneak Peek At Kanye And Nicki’s Album Sales
If you were wondering how Nicki’s debut album “Pink Friday” did. I got a sneak peek at what the numbers are looking like. “Pink Friday” should have sold around 400,000 units by the time the official numbers come out, making it the best sales week for a female hip hop artist since Lauryn Hill in 1998. Kanye’s “My Dark Twisted Fantasy” is expected to sell over a half-a-million copies in its first week.
Fantasia Testifies In Antwuan Cook's Divorce Hearing
I told you last week that Fantasia admitted to aborting her baby with Antwaun Cook, her married boyfriend. Well here’s the audio and transcript from her testimony:
Here are key parts of the court proceedings Monday, including Fantasia admitting to the abortion:
Lawyer: "See if you recognize this as being a letter you wrote to Mr. Cook on May 10th 2010" (inaudible)
(inaudible) Fantasia reads the letter to the court. "I want you. I pray every night that I can be in your life forever, be your friend, lover, prayer partner, wife and MOTHER OF YOUR CHILDREN. As long as I can have you I will be the happiest girl in the world." (inaudible)
Lawyer: "Ms Barrino, when you wrote this letter, you said you wanted to be the mother of his children, is this right?"
Fantasia: "Uh huh."
Lawyer: "Were you pregnant with his child when you wrote this letter?"
Fantasia: "No, no."
Lawyer: "Is it true at one point you told him you had an abortion?"
Fantasia's Lawyer: Objection!
(ARGUMENTS BETWEEN LAWYERS)
Lawyer: "Ms Barrino, isn't it true that you told Mr. Cook that you had aborted his child?"
Fantasia: "When I wrote this letter I was speaking in future references. Like, one day, I would love to be all of these things that I wrote. I was not pregnant with his child."
Lawyer: "But did you tell Mr. Cook you aborted his child?"
Fantasia: "I did, yeah."
Lawyer: "When did you tell Mr. Cook you had aborted his child?
Fantasia: "I'm not sure."
Lawyer: "When did you abort his child?"
Fantasia: "It hasn't been too long ago."
Lawyer: "What's not too long ago?
Fantasia: "I'm not sure."
Lawyer: "I'm sorry?"
Fantasia: "I'm not sure. Probably when all this other stuff was happening."
Lawyer: "Is it your testimony that this summer?"
Fantasia: "I'm not really sure."
Lawyer: "How close in proximity was it to Mr. Cook leaving? In June 2010."
Fantasia: "It was right after he left his home."
Lawyer: "Mrs. Cook contends that she separated from Mr. Cook in June 16th 2010. How close in proximity to her date of separation did youcontend that you aborted his child?"
Fantasia: "I'm not sure. Probably August when the other stuff happened."
DMX Spent Thanksgiving In Jail
It seems like most people had a good or at least productive Thanksgiving…well everyone except DMX! I told you that he was arrested last week for violating his probation, well he was in jail in Arizona and the judge denied his bail, keeping him in jail over the holiday and set his hearing for December 9th.
Is Reggie Bush Engaged?
Mediatakeout.com is reporting that Kim Kardashian’s ex, Reggie Bush, is engaged to Latin singer Mayra Veronica. She is rocking a huge rock!
As for the box office this weekend, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” has the #1 spot, bringing in $76.3 million over the holiday weekend. “Tangled” was 2nd with $69 million and “Megamind,” with Will Ferrell is 3rd with $17.6 million.