RIHANNA AND TEYANA TAYLOR IN NASTY TWITTER BEEF

Pop star Rihanna started a Twitter war on Tuesday with an up-and-coming New York singer by posting a video that mocked the lesser-known diva, hot-tempered Harlem hottie Teyana Taylor, for trying to sing like R&B legend Anita Baker. The online row got going with an Instagram clip of Ri Ri’s male hairstylist, Yusef, butchering the […]

K MICHELLE OWES 52,000 IN BACK TAXES?!

“Love & Hip Hop” star K. Michelle is finally getting a taste of her own medicine — at least in the slapping department — because the IRS just hit her hard. Uncle Sam has filed a $52,415.09 tax lien against K. — who famously slapped her co-star MiMi Faust this year — claiming she didn’t muster up enough tax […]

SHAUNIE IS STILL UPSET AT TASHA OVER THE HEAD BUTT COMMENT

Shaunie O’Neal thinks Tasha Marbury is flat out wrong for making a joke out of Evelyn Lozada’s domestic incident with Chad Johnson. The “Basketball Wives” creator didn’t find anything too funny about Tasha’s comments on last week’s show, when she questioned whether she needed to headbutt her contractor to get her weave bar done on […]

KIM KARDASHIAN POST INSTAGRAM PIC WITH OPRAH AND COMPANY

Kim Kardashian wasn’t with her sisters in Las Vegas for the iHeartRadio Music Festival because she was rolling with another crew. The new mom was out with her rapper boyfriend, Kanye West, along with some other entertainment heavyweights — Oprah and P. Diddy. “Oh no big deal,” she captioned an Instagram photo of the four […]

CHRIS BROWN COMES FOR JAY-Z: WHY DOES HE GET A PASS?!

Chris Brown thinks that the public is giving him a bad rap. The 24-year-old singer spoke about his reputation in the October issue of Jet magazine, wondering why the public has a harder time letting go of his past indiscretions than those of other musicians. Brown singled out hip-hop impresario Jay Z in his comments. […]

KELIS PAYS MORE THAN HALF OF HER TAX BILL

Kelis is $400,000 closer to tax freedom … she just paid off a huge chunk of her enormous debt. As we reported, Kelis owed a grand total of $741,027.59 in back taxes to the State of New York, the State of California, and Uncle Sam as of May. Now that debt has been cut down […]

NENE DENIES GETTING CERTAIN CAST MEMBERS FIRED FROM RHOA

A lot of women have come and gone from Bravo’s hit TV show, “Real Housewives of Atlanta,” and NeNe Leakes denies she has had anything to do with the exits. As the undisputed Queen Bee of the group and the only original cast member on the show, it’s little wonder viewers have questioned whether she’s […]

RAY J WENT BALLISTIC ON COPS AFTER WHITNEY HOUSTON JOKES?!

Ray J went ballistic on cops after they allegedly made jokes about Whitney Houston’s dead body … TMZ has learned. Ray J — who was romantically linked to Whitney in the months preceding her death — was outside the suite where she died as cops and paramedics did their thing inside. Sources familiar with the […]

KERRY WASHINGTON NAMED BEST DRESS WOMAN IN THE WORLD

Actress Kerry Washington has been named People magazine’s Best Dressed Woman in the World. The Scandal star was revealed as the head of the stylish elite on Wednesday by editors at the magazine. Their top women in Hollywood also include Jennifer Lawrence, Solange Knowles, Jenna Dewan-Tatum and Jessica Chastain. In the magazine, Washington is praised […]

JAY-Z AND BEYONCE FIRED BODYGUARD NORMAN MONTHS BEFORE DIED

The bodyguard to the stars who was killed by cops in Florida during an alleged break-in got fired from his job protecting Jay Z and Beyoncé due to his creepy sexual acts, Confidenti@l has exclusively learned. Norman “Dutch Giant” Oosterbroek — who provided muscle to hip hop’s first family and celebs including Lady Gaga, Rihanna […]