Wow – Amber Rose Reportedly Buys Popular LA Strip Club!

According to Amber Rose, she recently made a huge investment – purchasing popular LA strip club, Ace of Diamonds. “I was a stripper for a very long time. Best time of my life, by the way. But do y’all know ‘Ace of Diamonds’? Well, I bought it,” Amber said on the mic at a recent event. Wow, if this is true – CONGRATS! That’s such a huge business move. Check out the clip below. We’ll update with any details we find out!


Rihanna Named Harvard’s Humanitarian of the Year

Following honorees among the likes of Arthur Ashe, Ruby Dee, James Earl Jones, Tommy Hilfiger and Lionel Richie, Rihanna has been named Harvard University’s 2017 Humanitarian of the Year. The Harvard Foundation’s director, S. Allen Counter, said in a statement that it was because of Rih’s philanthropy, detailing some of her amazing efforts over the years.


Donald Glover Inks Production Deal with FX

Congratulations are in order for Donald Glover. Just days after winning not one but two Golden Globes for his original FX series Atlanta, the network has now signed him to an exclusive overall production deal. With this new deal, Donald will not only continue to write, direct and star in Atlanta, but he will also develop new shows for the network and their affiliates.


(Photo) H&M Has A Collab Coming With The Weeknd

The Weeknd is making yet another power move. Taking to Instagram moments ago, the Starboy announced he has a collaboration coming with H&M in the spring! “excited to announce that I’m starring in the @HM and XO campaign launching March 2017 #HMSPRINGICONS,” he wrote. This will be for their Selected By project, and the line will feature menswear for the spring 2017 season – handpicked by The Weeknd himself. It launches worldwide on March 2, but for now, you can get a preview by checking out the pic below!


Jay Z Has Inked A 2-Year Movie & TV Deal

Jay Z just signed a two-year movie and television production deal with the Weinstein Company. “I’m excited to tell stories from real-life prophets, whom through their struggles have changed the world for the better, and others whose stories are filled with fantasy and delight,” Hov said in the press release. “Harvey and David [Weinstein] are visionaries both of whom have done this time and time again. I’m already passionate about what we currently have in the pipeline and I’m looking forward to discovering others.”


Amber Rose Just Scored An $8 Million Deal

Amber Rose just added yet another power move to her resume. In addition to her own book, her own VH1 talk show, her own podcast and a spot on Dancing With The Stars, Amber will now be banking a cool $8 million to tour the country and talk about…herself. LIT!


A Billi, A Billi: Drake’s ‘Views’ Surpasses One BILLION Streams On Apple Music

What a time to be alive. After just five months on the charts, Drake’s Views album has just surpassed one BILLION streams on Apple Music! This certainly is a record breaker for the company, and they celebrated by awarding their superstar with a commemorative plaque. To commemorate the momentous achievement, Drake was awarded a plaque from Apple “Thank you to everyone,” Drake wrote while posting the plaque on IG. “OVO Sound to the @applemusic” He’s also back at number one on the Billboard 200 this week, making for the 13th non-consecutive week. The W’s keep on coming!


Rihanna Named Global Ambassador for Education

Rihanna’s non-profit, the Clara Lionel Foundation, has teamed up with Global Partnership for Education and Global Citizen in support of furthering education around the world.


Vince Staples Launches Tech-Based Youth Institute in North Long Beach

Vince Staples has partnered up with the Greater Long Beach YMCA to launch a tech-based institute for neighborhood youth. The Long Beach, California native has been working with the community to ensure that the youth have more options to succeed, in doing so they have created The Youth Institute (YI) in North Long Beach. It will take place at Hamilton Middle School in an effort to give youth more summer learning options in eighth and ninth grades. Starting today [June 20], 20 students will be taught filmmaking, graphic design, music production, 3D printing and product design to teach them high-end technology literacy skills.


The Institute Of Hip-Hop Entrepreneurship Is Opening In Philly

Little Giant Branding agency co-founder Tayib Smith (the man in the photo above) is set to open The Institute of Hip-Hop Entrepreneurship in Philadelphia this fall. There, students will be able to sign up for nine-week programs, where they’ll learn through hands-on experience from some of the best entrepreneurs, musicians and technologists in the business. There will be no lectures, no standardized testing – and no grades. Instead, students will learn to be able to pitch their business ideas to investors.


Copyright © 2010-2014 FUNKMASTER FLEX, LTD. All rights reserved.