Posts By Shirea L. Carroll

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Amina Says She Would Let Tara Babysit Baby Cori?

When it came to Amina and Tara, it used to be hard to keep up with who Peter was dating, now it’s harder to keep up with Tara and Amina’s new found friendship.

One minute their subtly shading each other over lunch, and the next they are posting pics of each other bestie’d up on the ‘gram.

In this exclusive VH1.com chat with Amina, the new mom reveals how motherhood is treating her, and not only has Tara’s been her biggest support system amongst the cast outside of Peter, but that Tara would be only one she would let babysit! Read more…

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‘Love And Hip Hop’ Bonus: Yandy Wants Mendeecees’ Last Name Before Having The Baby

The “Yandeecees” wedding planning begins when Yandy and Judy, Mendeecees‘ mother, start scouting location for a bridal shower in this week’s bonus clip. Yandy is soon joined by her wedding planner, and reveals not only how intimate she wants her bridal shower, but she reveals few other intimate details, too. Read more…

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Benzino And Althea Reveal — And Then Take Back — A Pregnancy Announcement

#Althea tells Hubby #Benzino she's pregnant via Instagram!

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Say what?

Former Love & Hip Hop Atlanta stars Benzino and Althea recently announced that they are expecting their first child…and then promptly took the announcement down from their Instagram accounts.

It’s no shocker that these two lovebirds would eventually go half on a baby, but it was the way they announced it the news that came as the real surprise: Althea let her boo thang Benzino know he was about to be a daddy on Instagram with a post that read, “Babe…I’m pregnant,” to which her 50-year-old fiance excitedly responded, “OMG! I can’t breathe! I’m so happy & I don’t know what to do! I love you so much!” The two have since removed the posts, but continue to post pictures that allude to a baby being on the way, like the following posts are still on Benzino’s page: Read more…

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‘Black Ink Crew’ Bonus: Has Ted Come Down With A Case Of Wanting What He Can’t Have?

People always want what they can’t have, and now that Sky is boo’d up and serious about her jailbird Bobby, it seems like Ted wants Sky more than ever.

While working the camera for a photo shoot Sky gets surprised by an unexpected gift from Ted, who came bearing gifts.

Find out how Sky reacts to the new attention, and catch new episodes of Black Ink Crew Monday 9/8c.

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Is Dutchess Really Happy With The Size And Look Of Her Engagement Ring?

When it comes getting engaged, it would seem that people have began to adopt the more materialistic way of thinking that bigger the engagement ring, the bigger the love — but Black Ink Crew‘s Ceaser and Dutchess know better.

Instead of picking the biggest or most gaudy ring, Ceaser explains how he went about making sure he picked out the right ring for his boo thang Dutchess. Question is did Dutchess really like it? Read more…

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‘Love And Hip Hop’ Bonus: Cisco Finds Out About Rich + Diamond’s “Relationship”

During Erica Mena‘s studio session (yes, she’s still singing), everyone stops by for a visit including Cisco and Rashidah Ali.

Instead of focusing on the music, both Erica and Cisco decide to sip on the tea Rashidah spills that Diamond and Rich are dating, and the fact they may be exclusive considering Diamond introduced herself as Rich’s girlfriend at Tara‘s party. Read more…

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“Shawty Must’ve Found Out I Like ‘Em Crazy”: The 5 Craziest Diamond Faces Of The Night

DiamondCrazyIs Kimbella Dr. Phil now or nah? Why did Cisco and Diamond‘s friend sound just like Deb Atney? T. Wallace World, c’mon, Tara an image consultant? Was that half as bad as Peter talking to the young men like he’s a role model? Did Rich and Diamond really smash on the toliet seat in public restroom? How funny were Cyn and Rashida when they found out Diamond and Rich were an item? Was it weird that Amina went to Tara for advice? Is Jhonni Blaze going to fight the entire cast? Just, what is going on?

However, our biggest and most pressing question is what the hell is Diamond going through? Like we know she’s not quite ready for a straight jacket just yet, but we don’t know how many screws Rich needed to “loosen,” in that bathroom. Read more…

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‘Black Ink Crew’ Bonus: Sky + Dutchess Run The Streets Of NYC Topless

After buying a few pieces of lingerie, Dutchess and Sky are feeling themselves and decide to do something wild to match their current mood.

So after doing a quick bit of research the duo decides to go straight from the sexy lingerie store to the NYC streets baring it all – at least from the waist up.

See what happens when the two make a run for it, and catch new episodes of Black Ink Crew Monday 9/8c.

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‘Mob Wives’ Bonus: Ang Throw AJ A Rehab Graduation Party + Asks Him To Move In With Her

Now that AJ has finished his rehab program Big Ang thinks it would be a good idea to throw her son a small dinner party to celebrate his success.

As everyone sits and reminisces on how far AJ has come, Ang reveals the real reason for the party – her request for her son and his family to move in with her. Read more…