Nick Cannon Has Big Dreams For The Drumline Sequel, Including A Possible TV Show

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Fans of the original Drumline movie, which came out 12 years ago (!!), were ecstatic to hear that Nick Cannon is behind a new Drumline film that will be hitting their TV screens on VH1 this fall. “I’m mainly behind the scenes on this one,” Cannon, who’s executive producing Drumline 2: A New Beat said. The sequel will be a “new story within that same world and that same culture.” And beyond the sequel, Cannon has even bigger dreams to turn the Drumline world into a TV series as well. Read more…

VH1 Fashions Of The Week: Pink Panther

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La La Anthony, aka the baddest, receives tops honors in this week’s fashion round up for rocking a cute, tight lil’ pink number that would have The Pink Panther ready to switch to women (he’s currently dating Snagglepuss, right?). Others featured include my boo thang in my mind, Ariane Davis, plus the return of Momma Dee, Kimbella, and those funny chaps (gender neutral usage here) from This Is Hot 97.

Gon’ and click the gallery. Enjoy!

VH1′s Weekly Wrap-Up: T.I. & Tiny, Black Ink Crew, and This Is Hot 97 Premiere

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VH1 hopped right into Spring with it’s jam-packed Monday night premieres of T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle, Black Ink Crew, and This Is Hot 97. On the series premiere of This Is Hot 97, Ebro announced the Hot 97 reality show to his crew, who were not very excited about the news while on the season premiere of T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle, T.I. and Tiny decide to spend more time with their kids.

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Black Ink Crew Sneak Peek: Why You Bring Up Old S**t?!

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Real talk is happening between Anya and O’S**t on Black Ink Crew after they go a few days without seeing one another. Anya calls O’S**t out on his partying and not being available with her and their relationship. She asks,

“Are we going to be honest with each other or are we just going to play games? Because I’ll play.”

Anya’s got a laundry list of times when O’S**t’s been totally MIA and his defense is that she knew what she was getting herself into. Anya’s beef is that she did know that but she’s pregnant and she has certain expectations from O’S**t now.

It’s all tough love. See how the rest unfolds tune in Black Ink Crew on Monday at 9:30 PM ET/PT.

T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle Episode 2 Sneak Peek: We Need To Have A Drill

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T.I. wants to make sure his kids are prepared in case of any emergency. In Monday night’s episode of T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle, T.I. learns that Messiah and Domani rescued their Auntie Precious from an asthma attack when they found her naked and not breathing and called 911. T.I. jokes that it’s the kids who needed 911 after seeing Precious in the buff but he is serious about them being prepared for any future crisis that may come their way. T.I. says that chances are high that Precious will have another attack and he wants to make sure that all the kids learn CPR and have a plan. The responsible dad says,

“For real though, we need to get some awareness and make sure y’all know what to do in times of emergency.”

King responds saying, “I ain’t doing no CPR now.” Oh boy, find out what happens when CPR training becomes a whole family affair Monday at 9PM ET/PT on T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle

After The Show: Somaya Reece

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When Somaya Reece appeared on Love & Hip Hop, she fought hard to make a name for herself in the music industry, and she certainly looked different than she does now. Since the show, the singer and television personality has lost 60 pounds — and not from the eating disorders she struggled with in the past. These days, Somaya Reece is working out, eating clean, and living as healthy a lifestyle as possible. Now, she’s sharing her fitness journey with others. This summer, Somaya will release a fitness and cook book entitled 30 Days to Fabulous.

Meanwhile, she maintains the health and finess blogwww.ThisFitsMe.com. In celebration of Somaya’s glow and banging body, here’s a look at all that she’s been up to lately. Gon’, girl.

The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Funkmaster Flex

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The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Funkmaster Flex

Bronx, New York native, Funkmaster Flex, is a force to be reckoned with in the nationally syndicated radio world. Not only have his remixes have delighted fans on the HOT 97 airwaves for over twenty years, but he also is a television staple (starring in his own series Ride With Funkmaster Flex and Funk Flex Full Throttle plus numerous appearances on Yo! MTV Raps,) as well as working with Ford as an innovator in the custom car space since 2005. Oh, and did we mention that he’s the featured DJ in both Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned and Grand Theft Auto: The Ballad of Gay Tony? The sky is the limit for Flex and we’re thrilled to have him join the VH1 fam.

As someone who rang in the weekends with Flex for the bulk of my life, it is truly an honor to get the inside scoop on all things Flex. From his guilty pleasure to his first job, find out the nine things you never knew about Funkmaster Flex. Read more…

Basketball Wives LA Episode 8 Sneak Peek: We Do Pop-Ups Too!

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It’s all about clearing the good name! Last week Jackie and Draya met for a drink but what Draya didn’t know was that Jackie invited Chantel to show up so that she could clear her name in regards to the Orlando scandal. On this week’s on Basketball Wives LA, Draya and Orlando are the ones making the surprise appearances. Orlando wants to clear his name and Draya feels betrayed by the way Jackie sneak attacked her with Chani so they show up where the ladies are hanging out. Draya says,

“Everyone had their chance to talk. Now it’s my man’s turn.”

But things don’t stay calm when Orlando says he never even spoke Chantel’s name. Jackie gets heated up saying that Draya said Orlando was the one talking to Chani not his friend when she was crying in her lap in Palm Springs. Everyone just wants to protect their rep and it looks like things are getting real.

Find out what happens next on Basketball Wives LA on Monday night at 8 PM ET/ST

Golden Showers: Jackie Christie’s Recap Of This Week’s Basketball Wives LA

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During this season of Basketball Wives LA, the VH1 Blog is happy to have Jackie Christie guest blogging her thoughts to every episode of the show. This week she talks about her confusion over the Draya and Chani situation, her terror of the zombie mud run, and, or course, her cognac empire.

ThumbJackieMY THOUGHTS REACTIONS AND REASONS: Episode 7!

Wow!! After what happened last week, this episode was a great change of pace!! But first, we were reminded of the hell that broke loose between all of us in Palm Springs…

The opening credits of our show always gives me goose bumps! Heck, I never know what to expect! Sundy and I arrived at Brittish”s place because we had to bring her up to speed on the whole Palm Springs doozie of a trip. And Brittish was not at all happy about not being invited, but I quickly had the ladies do woosah to get us back on the same page. Read more…