Juelz Santana Says 17-Month Jail Sentence Was A Learning Experience: “I Got To Turn Jail Into Yale”

In a recent interview with VladTV, Harlem-bred rapper Juelz Santana reflected on his most recent prison sentence and the living conditions in jail which, he says, made him a “smarter” human being. According to Rolling Stone, the rapper was sentenced to 27 months in prison for bringing a loaded gun to a Newark, New Jersey airport […]

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Balenciaga Denounces Child Abuse & Promises To Do Better In Latest Apology

Balenciaga is taking a stand against child abuse following its recent controversy, which stems from some of the brand’s advertisements. The entire situation came to public attention last week after people began slamming a strange set of ads, which featured young children holding teddy bears that appeared to be dressed in bondage gear. The controversy swiftly […]

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Ty Dolla $ign On The Mend After Skateboarding Accident

Ty Dolla $ign recently dealt with a bit of a personal mishap, though he’s since revealed that everything’s all good. Ty Dolla $ign Shocks Instagram Followers With Upload The matter initially came to light after Ty made an Instagram post over the weekend. Ty’s upload showed him lying down in a hospital bed. He visibly […]

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Husband Of Xscape Member LaTocha Scott Is Allegedly Expecting A Child With Another Woman

Rocky Bivens, the husband of Xscape singer LaTocha Scott, is alleged to have a baby on the way with Instagram model Unykue Foucha. Foucha took to Instagram on Sunday and called the talent manager out, revealing the two have a “complicated relationship” and alluding to a current pregnancy.   View this post on Instagram   A […]

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(Exclusive) Eboni K. Williams Talks Never ‘Quieting’ Her Blackness For New Law-Focused Talk Show

Eboni K. Williams is not a woman to be played with. The 39-year-old is a seasoned lawyer, author, and television host who has led shows like State Of The Culture on REVOLT TV, as well as REVOLT Black News. Williams has also guest-hosted shows like ‘The View and even broke barriers as the first Black cast member […]

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Nia Long Says She’s Thankful For “New Places And Spaces” Months After Ime Udoka’s Cheating And Suspension Scandal

Nia Long’s fiancé Ime Udoka wasn’t the only one seeking a new home after his infidelity scandal. The longtime actress took to social media over the holiday weekend to express her gratitude for a new beginning! “Thankful for the gift of new places and spaces,” Nia wrote in an Instagram caption, adding a red heart emoticon. […]

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Virginia State Trooper Killed In Shootout With California Police After Allegedly Catfishing Teen Girl And Murdering Her Whole Family

A law enforcement officer from Virginia was killed in a shootout with California deputies after reportedly killing the family of a teen girl he had catfished online. The suspect, identified as 28-year-old Austin Lee Edwards, then proceeded to drive off with the girl after murdering her mother and grandparents, police said Sunday. On Friday just […]

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Will Smith Reflects On How Oscars Controversy May Impact ‘Emancipation’ Turnout

Ahead of his upcoming film dropping, Will Smith is sharing his thoughts on how backlash from his “slapgate” incident with Chris Rock at the 2022 Academy Awards may carry over. Specifically, Will is speaking on his upcoming role in Emancipation, in which he’ll portray an enslaved man named Peter. The film is set to premiere in theaters […]

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Savannah Chrisley Says She May Assume Custody Of Younger Siblings While Parents Todd And Julie Serve Prison Sentences

Savannah Chrisley is vowing to “show up” for her younger siblings in the wake of her reality star parents Todd and Julie Chrisley being sentenced to a collective 20-year prison term. Todd Chrisley received 12 years in prison and 16 months of probation, while his wife Julie received seven years in prison and 16 months […]

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Hunter, New Father Accidentally Shot Dead By His Own Dog In Freak Accident During Hunting Trip In Turkey

A hunter and new father was killed after his own dog accidentally shot him in a freak accident during a hunting trip in Turkey over Thanksgiving weekend, according to reports. Ozgur Gevrekoglu, 32, was pursuing game with his pals on the Kizlan Plateau in Samsun Province last weekend, Newsflash reports. He had just become a […]

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Shaunie Henderson Shares How Ex-Husband Shaq Scored A ‘Courtesy’ Wedding Invite Although She’s ‘Tired’ Of Talking About Him

Basketball Wives executive producer Shaunie Henderson, formerly known as Shaunie O’Neal, is enjoying every minute of newlywed bliss. The mother-of-five, however, is not enjoying the ongoing questions she continues to receive regarding her ex-husband Shaquille O’Neal.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Shaunie Henderson (@iamshaunie) “One thousand percent, I get […]

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Buffalo Supermarket Shooter Pleads Guilty To Domestic Terrorism & Murder Charges

Payton Gendron, the gunman behind the supermarket massacre in Buffalo, New York, has pleaded guilty to his troubling crimes. This major development comes almost seven months after Payton gunned down 10 Black people inside a Tops Friendly Market establishment, and it’s a big step in the journey to bring him to justice. Payton Gendron Pleads Guilty […]

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TSR’s 2022 Holiday Gift Guide: Stuff Folks Actually WANT For Christmas!

The holidays are fast approaching, and who has time to think of gifts for everyone? That’s why we got you; The Shade Room is sharing this 2022 Holiday Gift Guide with plenty of affordable and thoughtful picks. Whether you are hunting for your bestie, mom, or sibling, our guide will be the only stop you’ll need to make […]

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Florida Mother Charged After Intentionally Putting Alcohol In Baby’s Bottle Causing Child To Get Sick

A Florida mother was arrested last week after intentionally putting alcohol in her baby’s bottle earlier this month, causing the child to get sick. Cecil Bryant, 28, of Pensacola was arrested on Friday, November 18, according to ABC affiliate station WEAR-TV, and later charged with aggravated child abuse, per an arrest report. Florida Woman Charged With […]

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Not Your Grandma’s Pie! Four Sweet Potato Desserts To Try This Holiday Season

Thanksgiving Day is like the Met Gala for old-timey recipes! The grandmas, aunties, and other elders prep the feasts early in the week, from the show’s star (the turkey) to the gatekeepers of ITIS (desserts). And sweet potato pie shines every holiday, but this Thanksgiving, home cooks, are showing the limitless creations that can come […]

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Blair Underwood Announces Engagement To Friend Of 41 Years

Blair Underwood is embarking on a new chapter with Josie Hart, his day one friend and new fiancée. The Malibu’s Most Wanted actor announced the exciting milestone on Tuesday evening. Beneath a picture of the pair attending the International Emmy Awards in New York City together, he unveiled their engagement. “My personal highlight was walking the […]

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Mexican Authorities Reportedly Issue Arrest Warrant In Shanquella Robinson’s Death

At least one of the “friends” traveling with Shanquella Robinson at the time of her death will soon face Mexican authorities. According to multiple reports, a local prosecutor announced the active arrest warrant on Wednesday. Prosecutor Daniel de la Rosa Anaya named the woman in the viral video fighting Shanquella as a “direct aggressor.” An […]

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Kanye West Allegedly Showed Ex-Staffers Pornography And Explicit Kim Kardashian Videos

It doesn’t seem as if Kanye West’s name is going to disappear from news cycles anytime soon. The 45-year-old rapper who recently lost his billionaire status has now come under fire by Yeezy ex-employees who allege the father of four played pornographic tapes during staff meetings, showed intimate photographs of Kim Kardashian in job interviews, […]

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Jordin Sparks Sides With Chris Brown Amid AMAs Controversy

With the 2022 American Music Awards (AMAs) canceling Chris Brown’s tribute to Michael Jackson, Breezy has recently become the center of conversation. Despite many calling for Chris to be canceled for past wrongdoings against various people—including stars like Rihanna, Karrueche Tran, and Kehlani—Jordin Sparks has his back. Jordin Wants People To Focus On Breezy’s Talent—NOT […]

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Lab-Grown Meat Approved By FDA For Human Consumption

The Food and Drug Administration announced it has cleared a California company, Upside, to sell “slaughter-free” chicken meat grown in a lab. Lab-Grown Meat From Other Slaughtered Animals Approved By FDA For Consumption Upside makes “cell-cultivated meat” using biopsies from living animals and “recently slaughtered animals who were already a part of the food system,” […]

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(Exclusive) Black Professionals Spend Thousands On Luxury Yacht Experience They Never Received | TSR Investigates

Jeremy Moore is facing backlash for his travel experience Yachtnik, an experience advertised to be a cross between Freaknik and Yacht Week. However, what was supposed to be an all-inclusive luxury yacht experience for young Black professionals, quickly became the exact opposite. Tyla Morris, who spent thousands of dollars to attend Yachtnik, spoke with The […]

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Balenciaga Issues Apology After Accusations Of Sexualizing Children In A Holiday Campaign Ad

Just days before Thanksgiving kicks off the holiday season, Balenciaga pulled the plug on a holiday campaign. The luxury retailer made the decision after facing backlash for appearing to blend children and sexual undertones in their advertisements. After removing the ads, Balenciaga issued an apology. “We sincerely apologize for any offense our holiday campaign may […]

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Keke Palmer Says THIS Sex Advice From Whoopi Goldberg Improved Everything

Keke Palmer is proof that listening to your elders is never a bad idea. The ‘Nope’ actress recently revealed that actor Whoopi Goldberg was the source of some life-changing bedroom advice for the young star, as reported by TooFab. Palmer Revealed Goldberg’s Advice On A Recent Podcast Episode In the latest episode of Palmer’s podcast, […]

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Ice Cube Confirms He Lost $9 Million Role Over COVID-19 Vaccine

Ice Cube is coming forward and speaking on how he put his beliefs ahead of a multimillion-dollar movie role. During his recent appearance on the Million Dollaz Worth of Game podcast, Ice Cube broke his silence on past rumors regarding his departure from Oh Hell No, a movie he was set to star in alongside Jack Black. Ice Cube […]

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(Watch) Video Shows “Laughing” Manager Moments Before He Reportedly Opened Fire In Virginia Walmart, Killing At Least Six

A manager was said to be laughing as he opened fire inside a Virginia Walmart on Tuesday night, killing at least six people before turning the gun on himself just days before thanksgiving. The accused gunman, Andre Bing, who was the store manager at the Walmart on Sam’s Circle in Chesapeake, according to FOX 3 […]

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(Exclusive) Keyshia Cole Shares She Brought The Gap Back For Her Role In Upcoming Biopic

For years people have spoken about the “Keyshia Cole gap” era, and she has decided to be a gap beauty again!  KC shocked fans when she hopped on live Tuesday night and showed a gap when she smiled. Y’all know we had to catch up with her to see what brought this about.    View this […]

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Saweetie Criticized For Implying ‘Misogynistic Behavior’ Within Rap Is A New Phenomenon

After Saweetie tried to make a point about the rap game, Twitter slammed her with accusations of acting brand new. It all unfolded on Tuesday night when Saweetie expressed some thoughts she had about “hip hop culture” on the platform. “Is misogynistic behavior normal for HIP HOP culture now?” she inquired. “Guess so.” Twitter Accuses […]

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Lucky Daye Called Out Online Following Controversial BBL Tweet

R&B star Lucky Daye recently caught the wrath of Twitter after users felt that one of his statements was a bit too cheeky for their liking. It all went down shortly after the 2022 American Music Awards (AMAs) wrapped. During the early hours of Monday, Nov. 21, Lucky made an odd proclamation on social media […]

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Kobe Bryant’s Daughter Natalia Bryant Seeks Protection From Armed Stalker Who Wants A “Kobe-Like Child Together”

Kobe Bryant’s eldest daughter, Natalia Bryant, is seeking protection from the courts and LAPD after discovering she has a gun-obsessed stalker. Who Is Stalking Natalia Bryant? According to TMZ, Natalia went to the courthouse this week to get a restraining order against 32-year-old, Dewayne Kemp, who is accused of stalking her. Apparently, he has been […]

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Savannah Chrisley Responds To Her Parents’ Sentencing As “Chrisley Knows Best” Stars Receive Lengthy Prison Time

Savannah Chrisley has responded to her parents sentencing after a federal judge sentenced Todd and Julie Chrisley to lengthy prison terms for fraud and tax crimes. On Monday, “Chrisley Knows Best” stars received a total of over 20-years between them, with Todd getting 12 years in prison and 16 months probation, while Julie was hit […]

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