By Florence Anthony
Oscar nominee Gabourey Sidibe hit the New Jersey Nets/Milwaukee Bucks game recently in Newark, New Jersey, with her very handsome boyfriend, who in a recent Harper’s Bazaar interview she described as Boyfriend X, a regular guy working a regular job and said she’s scared to take him anywhere. Well, the two looked very cozy sitting courtside at the game.
Rihanna has a brand new fragrance coming out next month called Reb’l Fleur – the name of her 14th tattoo and the nickname her Grandmother called her. The ad campaign was shot by Anthony Mandler, Rihanna’s favorite video director. A delicious hybrid of her sleek, chic life in New York City and her tropical roots in Barbados, Rihanna says: “I wear my fragrance. My fragrance does not wear me.”
In her first interview since falling ill and canceling her concerts, Aretha Franklin wants fans to know she’s doing great after an undisclosed surgery on December 2. The Queen of Soul talked to Jet Magazine to let everyone know she is “feeling great and coming along.” Said Aretha: “I don’t have to talk about my health with anybody other than my doctors. The problem has been resolved.”……
Janet Jackson has announced the official dates for her upcoming outing, which is being dubbed the Janet Jackson: Number Ones, Up Close and Personal Tour. The highly anticipated trek kicks off on March 7 at the Chicago Theatre and ends on April 23 inside Las Vegas’ The Colosseum. Said Janet: “These concerts will be different from anything I have ever done. This is a love affair between me and those of you who have supported me and my work for all these years. Let’s go!”
The pregnancy stories are false, but it looks like Brandy is definitely dating 106 & Park host Terrence J. The two were spotted recently at SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills, and they were all over each other, a source told Life & Style Magazine. “They were kissing and cuddling in a corner booth,” said the source. The coosome twosome was originally seen together at a Knicks game at Madison Square Garden on December 8.