MTV’s ‘T.I.’s Road to Redemption’: Saving One Soul at a Time (Update)

I can’t say I know much about the rapper T.I. Until recently, I couldn’t name one of his songs.  I do know his babies’ mother Tameka “Tiny” Cottle was a member of 90s R&B group, Xscape and bears an uncanny resemblance to Miss Piggy (Hey, don’t go there. I happen to like Miss Piggy.) No, … More MTV’s ‘T.I.’s Road to Redemption’: Saving One Soul at a Time (Update)

The Wrap Up: Chatting with Grammy Nominee Maiysha

Almost every singer, “sang-er” (as in a person who can “sang”), and someone who needs to shut up and sit down, dreams of being recognized for his/her talent and effort.  Singer/Writer Mayisha, a model, Sarah Lawrence grad and Brooklyn resident, is living the dream. The 2009 Urban/Alternative Grammy nominee for the song,”Wanna Be”, from her … More The Wrap Up: Chatting with Grammy Nominee Maiysha

MTV to Air Domestic Violence Special: ‘Chris Brown & Rihanna: Love in Trouble’

You know I like to joke around but some things are no laughing matter.  MTV is known for many things — some considered great, others questionable. Think what you will about MTV, its willingness to address difficult subjects head on, subjects that speak directly to their target audience — teens and young adults — is … More MTV to Air Domestic Violence Special: ‘Chris Brown & Rihanna: Love in Trouble’

Monday Monotony: ‘Dancing with the Stars’ Announces ‘Celeb’ Line-up (Final Update)

While I am waiting for my brain to start kicking into gear so that I can write a more “substantive” post, I decided to pen a little something about ABC’s Dancing with the Do-Not-Wants….I mean Dancing with the Stars. Here’s goes a whole lot of nothing.  The word has come from on high announcing the … More Monday Monotony: ‘Dancing with the Stars’ Announces ‘Celeb’ Line-up (Final Update)

Want Your Diddy TV?: MTV’s Making of the Band 4 Returns

As Pastor TD Jakes would say, “GetReadyGetReadyGetReady.” (must be said with copious amounts of sweat streaming from your brow)  The return of  one of the staples of Diddy TV, MTVs  Making of the Band 4, is imminent. If you are like me and are in need of deliverance from the reality TV demon, you’ve been … More Want Your Diddy TV?: MTV’s Making of the Band 4 Returns