Biggie Smalls, Christopher Wallace, Notorious B.I.G.
Voletta Wallace has never stopped searching for answers about the night her son, Biggie Smalls, was killed and now on the 20th anniversary of his death, she says she knows who murdered him and she thinks the LAPD does too. On March 9, 1997,  rapper Christopher Wallace a.k.a. the Notorious BIG was gunned down in a drive-by shooting leaving an after...
Trayvon Martin hoodie
This Feb. 26 marked the 5-year anniversary of Trayvon Martin's death, which just so happened to fall on the same night as the 89th Annual Academy Awards. Several big name stars commemorated the teen's death prior to the ceremony in a unique way. Kerry Washington, Gabrielle Union, Tracee Ellis Ross and Ava DuVernay each wore a gray hoodie with the...
Kurt Cobain
Today, Feb. 20, 2017 marks what would be the 50th birthday of late Nirvana singer Kurt Cobain. Cobain died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head on April 5, 1994 but not before he made an everlasting impact on rock and roll and pop culture. His band Nirvana went on to produce the diamond-certified record Nevermind in 1991,...
Christina Grimmie
Singer Christina Grimmie's fans have a bone to pick with The Recording Academy after she was left out of the 59th Annual Grammys memoriam on Feb 12. The YouTuber and The Voice contestant, who was fatally shot at her concert in June in Orlando, Florida, was left out of the Grammy's memoriam tribute, in which John Legend and Cynthia Erivo sang a...
Anna Nicole Smith
On this day 10 years ago, former Playboy model Anna Nicole Smith was found unresponsive in the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Casino in Hollywood, Florida. Her death was later ruled as an accidental overdose. Many speculated that Smith had a drug-addiction even before nine different prescription medications were found at the hotel room and in her Bahamas home. Smith is survived...
Sire John Hurt
Sir John Vincent Hurt was born Jan. 22, 1940. At the age of 22, the actor had acquired his first role in the film The Wild and the Willing (1962) and by age 26, Hurt played his first major role in A Man for All Seasons (1966). Hurt’s acting career continued to expand for six decades. Hurt received two Academy...
Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore, who died Wednesday, Jan. 25 at the age of 80, was known for her megawatt smile but she was much more than that. Moore was a beloved actress, an activist and she fought the demons of a troubled past.   Embed from Getty Images   Born on Dec. 29, 1936, in Brooklyn Heights, New York, Moore moved with her family...
Dan Aykroyd, star of 80’s hit films such as Blues Brothers and Ghostbusters, wrote a funny yet touching tribute to former fiancée, Carrie Fisher. In an essay published via Empire Magazine, Aykroyd recalls how he fell in love with Fisher after meeting her on an episode of Saturday Night Live and how she offered him “Hollywood-glamorous emotional comfort.” The actor’s essay...
Mary Tyler Moore
The entertainment world lost a legend on Wednesday, Jan. 25, when Mary Tyler Moore passed away at the age of 80. The Emmy Award-winning actress really made her mark on television with The Mary Tyler Moore Show in the 1970s. The show was the first of its kind and broke the stigma of what female characters should be and were portrayed...
Miguel Ferrer
Hollywood is mourning the death of actor Miguel Ferrer who passed away on Thursday, Jan. 19. Ferrer appeared in several films and TV shows but is perhaps best known for his roles as Owen Granger in NCIS: Los Angeles , Dr. Garret Macy in Crossing Jordan and Bob Morton in RoboCop. After hearing the news of his passing from throat cancer at the age of 61, many of...