South African Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius was arrested and charged with shooting-dead his girlfriend Reeva Steemkamp on Valentine’s Day inside his mansion, in a gated community of Silver Woods country estate in Pretoria East.
The 26-year-old double amputee who competed in both the Olympics and Paralympics, appeared in court today and wept as prosecutors said they would seek a charge of premeditated murder in the death of his FHM cover model girlfriend, whose body was found in a pool of blood. She was reportedly shot four times. More >
and after a memorable performance at the 2013 Superbowl, Beyonce posted a message to the other performers (Kelly, Michelle, Alicia and JHud) all of whom are African American.
Black Girls do rock!… yes indeed!!!
I’m sure you’ve read everything about Beyonce‘s Halftime Show during Superbowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday Feb 3, in New Oreleans, Louisiana.
Jennifer Hudson opened the pre-game show with an emotional performance of “America the Beautiful,” with the children from Sandy Hook Elementary School Choir. JHud looked fab, loved her hair and makeup.
Alicia Keys kept the momentum going with “a very different version of the ‘Star-Spangled Banner’.” The 14-time Grammy winner rocked a floor-length red dress and sat behind a grand white piano and belted out the national anthem.
During a press conference to discuss her upcoming performance at sunday’s Super Bowl XLVII, Beyoncé surprised the media by starting off with a rendition of the National Anthem that put to rest any questions of lip-syncing. watch the video here
Check out a quick glimpse of Beyonce‘s halftime show rehearsal for the upcoming Superbowl XLVII this sunday Feb 3. The entertainer posted a behind-the-scene video on her tumblr page last night. More >
“Mama, I made it,” those were the words LeBron James said during a visit to the White House with his teammates today in Washington, DC.
The Miami Heat along with their significant others, coaches and owners, visited President Obama in the East Room of the White House to commemorate their 2012 2012 NBA Championship.
“I am honored to welcome a little up-and-coming basketball team to the White House,” Obama joked. “This team traveled a long road to get to where they are. In 2011, the Heat got all the way to the finals only to come up short. But when you fall, the real test is whether you can ignore the naysayers, pick yourself up and come back stronger. And that’s true in basketball, but it’s also true in life. That’s exactly what these guys did,” he said. More >
LeBron James accepts his 2012 Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year award during a reception ceremony at Espace last night, Dec 5, in New York City. The NBA player was joined by his lovely fiancee Savannah Brinson and pals Beyonce and Jay-Z.
“What I would say to that kid is there are going to be a lot of ups and downs, and there are going to be a lot of expectations” said James, after accepting the 2012 Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year award at the magazine’s annual awards celebration. “There are going to be a lot of pitfalls, too. But it’s how you come back from those pitfalls and how you come back from those situations that will define you. You have obstacles you must go through. The easy thing for me to tell that 17-year-old kid would be to avoid it all. But that’s not the right thing to do. The experiences you go through in life make you a better person.” More >