RICK ROSS AND YOUNG JEEZY FIGHT BACKSTAGE AT THE BET HIP-HOP BET AWARDS
Reports say that there was an altercation between Rick Ross and Young Jeezy backstage at the BET Hip-Hop Awards -- which was taped at the Civic Center on Saturday night (September 30th) in Atlanta. According to MTV News, several sources -- including DJ Drama confirmed that the fight went down backstage after Jeezy's and Ross' entourages passed each other. Words were exchanged between security teams and entourages, which led to the fight. DJ Drama said that both parties left "unscathed."
GUNPLAY AND G-UNIT WERE INVOLVED IN AN ALTERCATION
Sources say that Maybach Music Group rapper Gunplay was also involved in an altercation with G-Unit's Tony Yayo. The sources said that when Gunplay was jumped by G-Unit associates Kidd Kidd, Mike Knoxx and Tony Yayo. Police ended up coming to the scene and pepper sprayed Gunplay and the other person left fighting.
50 CENT AND BET RESPONDS
BET responded to the drama, saying in a statement, "BET Networks works very hard to bring the best in entertainment to the city of Atlanta. For the past 7 years BET has celebrated the true art form of Hip Hop. Due to some misjudgment of select attendees, it is unfortunate that certain incidents took place."
The statement continued, "BET Networks does not condone any type of violence. Local authorities are working to resolve the situation as quickly as possible."
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LIL WAYNE SPEAKS ON DEPOSITION TAPES
Lil Wayne is reportedly happy that people got to see his humorous side in his deposition tapes that have recently surfaced online. As previously reported, during the deposition, Wayne answers several questions from Quincy Jones III's lawyer -- the guy who Wayne is suing over his documentary film about the rapper's life. On the tape, Wayne gives the lawyer a hard time, refusing to answer his questions and giving funny one liners.
DETAILS ON LIL WAYNE'S BIRTHDAY BASH
Lil Wayne reportedly spent $180,000 on an adults-only birthday party in Hollywood. According to RumorFix, the rap star had a sex toom in the venue. A source said, They had a sex room that had condoms, lube and Tang." The party was called Project XXX and there were plenty of women walking around lingerie.
THE GAME KICKED OUT OF LIL WAYNE'S BIRTHDAY PARTY
In other news, according to TMZ.com, The Game was kicked out of Lil Wayne's birthday party after a fight. Game was reportedly hanging out with Chris Brown, Sean Kingston and Wayne when a rapper named 211 walked up to Game and started talking recklessly.
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ALICIA KEYS REVEALS HOW SHE CAME UP WITH 'GIRL ON FIRE': Alicia Keys has revealed how she came up with the title Girl on Fire for her upcoming album. She told The New York Times, "["Girl On Fire"] came from this interview that I did, and the woman wrote something like, 'She's like a girl on fire. 'And I was like: I love that. And I remember thinking, I'm writing a song called 'Girl on Fire' for sure." The album hits stores this fall.
BRANDY RELEASES NEW PROMO PICS FOR 'TWO ELEVEN': Brandy has released new promo pics from her upcoming album Two Eleven. Brandy recently tweeted about her comeback, "I can't lie-at one point I thought it was over for me in music but God had another plan thank you Father!" The album hits stores on October 16th.
TERRENCE J AND ROCSI SAY GOODBYE TO '106 & PARK'
Terrence J And Rocsi have officially left the building. The television personalities taped their last episode of 106 & Park on Friday (September 28th). According to Theybf.com, special guests like show creator Stephen Hill and BET CEO Debra Lee stopped by the Farewell Celebration. Other celebs that came by included, rapper Jim Jones, LaLa Anthony, Pooch Hall, Big Tigger, Julissa Bermudez and French Montana performed. Terrence J's mom also attended the show.
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