Plus, RHOA breaks Bravo TV viewership record, Randy Jackson leaves American Idol, the cast of Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reunite.
Plus: Rihanna visits the White House, Ginuwine's money problems, and is Solange getting married?
Plus: Frank Ocean attempts to change his name, James Earl Jones discusses his childhood muteness, a Minneapolis mayor accused of making gang signs, and more.
Plus: Venus Williams dabbles in interior design, the Army changes its regulation language, Jay Z purchases a champagne brand, and watch Apollo Nida leave for jail.
Plus, Michael Brown's parents to speak at the UN, Common will host a new furniture design show, and Nicki Minaj talks double standards in V Magazine.
Plus, Phaedra Parks says she "will always love" Apollo Nida, Tyler Perry sues stalker for $125K, and a security guard is fired for trying to take a photo with President Obama.
Plus: Lupita Nyong'o is Glamour's Woman of the Year, Kendrick Lamar returns to SNL, Chris Brown goes off on The Real co-hosts and HBO to air new comedy show starring Black men.
Plus, Chilli is returning to reality TV, rumors of a new Beyoncé album crowd the Internet, Idris Elba returns to the Marvel universe, and watch Anthony Hamilton remix "POP Hold It Down."
Plus: Nicki Minaj sets album release date, Bill Cosby cancels his appearance on the Queen Latifah Show, Mo'Ne Davis featured in Teen Vogue, and Issa Rae stars in New York Times video series.
Plus: Kerry Washington fights domestic violence with fashion, Anthony Anderson responds to Donald Trump's criticism, ET has a new correspondent, watch T-Pain sing without auto-tune, and more.
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