Pop star Usher has filed for divorce from his wife of just under two years. Usher and his soon to be ex-wife Tameka Foster Raymond have two kids together, Usher Raymond IV 18 months and Naviyd Ely Raymond 6 months. Tameka Foster Raymond was Usher’s stylist before they wed in August of 2007. Judging by her response to the divorce in the media, Tameka may have been taken a bit off guard by Usher filing for divorce. Through her lawyer Tameka has stated that she was a “faithful wife and loving mother” during her marriage to Usher.
Well, it has been a long road, but Madonna has finally been approved to adopt the baby girl she so desired from the impoverished country of Malawi. The appeals court in the impoverished African nation of Malawi has reached its decision and decided the original ruling denying Madonna’s adoption was based on outdated laws. In 2006 the pop star adopted her son David from Malawi and now she will bring home her soon to be daughter Mercy.
After all the drama with Chris Brown, it is great to see that pop singer Rihanna is moving on romantically. Rihanna has been spotted multiple times with Canadian recording artist Aubrey “Drake” Graham. The couple were spotted out last night in NYC at a bash for the Black Eyed Peas new album. The two arrived separately, but they were spotted leaving at the same time in separate vehicles. There have also been reports of the couple being openly affectionate at Lucky Strikes Lanes & Lounge in NYC back on May 18th.
Speculation has been swirling for some time, but the reality star and former girlfriend of Hugh Hefner has confirmed that she is indeed expecting her first child. Kendra Wilkinson is pregnant with her fiancee’s baby. The star became engaged to Philadelphia Eagle Hank Baskett this past November. She is currently starring in her own reality series on the E network called “Kendra”. Kendra Wilkinson and her fiancee Hank Baskett are scheduled to wed this month, on the 27th, at her former home the Playboy Mansion.
Gossip Girl star Kelly Rutherford gave birth to a baby girl Monday in Los Angeles. The star left her soon to be ex-husband in January after announcing she was pregnant with the couple’s second child. Kelly braved her pregnancy alone and gave birth without her ex by her side, but attributes her strength to her love for her children. Kelly’s son Hermes is 2 years old, and the name of her new baby girl is still undisclosed at this time.
The reality TV show “I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here” probably thought they hit pay dirt when they got controversial reality TV stars Spencer Pratt and his new wife Heidi to star on the show. Unfortunately for NBC, they got much more than they bargained for. The reality duo has been nothing but trouble since the show started. After leaving the show three times and wanting back in all three times the show had Spencer and Heidi wait for word of their return in a holding chamber. During that time Heidi Pratt fell ill and was rushed to a local hospital where she was diagnosed with gastric ulcer. Now the reality duo is blaming NBC for her condition saying they were held against their will in poor conditions. Some set insiders validate Speidi’s claims to the media, but NBC denies any mistreatment. According to multiple media reports, Heidi and Spencer Pratt plan to sue NBC.
He said, she said has turned into she sang, he sang when it comes to Taylor Swift and the Jonas Brothers. Taylor Swift and Joe Jonas had a relationship that ended badly awhile back, After the break-up Taylor was very vocal about blaming Joe for the break-up and went on to pen a song about it called “Forever and Always”. Now it seems that Joe Jonas and his band the Jonas Brothers are striking back in their new single called “Much Better”. The lyrics in the new song are pretty harsh and they use Taylor’s own song, “ Teardrops On My Guitar” to slam her. The lyrics compare Joe’s new girlfriend Camilla Belle to Taylor and go as follows: And all the tears on her guitar, I’m not bitter. But now I see, Everything I’d ever need, Is the girl in front of me, She’s much better. Technically I guess she started it, but those lyrics are kind of mean.
Eddie Cibrian’s wife, Brandi Glanville, says Leann Rimes is a relentless stalker motivated by fame. Is Leann Rimes a stalker, or is Eddie Cibrian’s wife a jealous, scorned woman? If you ask me it’s tough to tell. It is hard to believe that a woman as beautiful, talented and famous as Leann Rimes would resort to stalking any man. However, it is also hard to believe that a celebrities wife would go to the public with such defamatory accusations without having proof. Rimes didn’t directly address the allegations, but says “I would never want to hurt my husband or anyone else with more lies dragged out in the press.” Rumors of an affair between Cibrian and Rimes swirled a few months back when the pair was caught together in questionable photos. They starred together in the movie Northern Lights.
Multi-award winning singer and actress Jennifer Hudson has impressed the public with her poise and grace when she faced tragedy this past year. The actress was busy planning her wedding when her mother, brother and nephew were killed by an estranged family member. Jennifer quietly morned their loss, and picked up the pieces of her life. It seems now Jennifer has been dealt some happy news. Sources close to her have confirmed to the media that Jennifer Hudson is 7 months pregnant. Hudson is engaged to David Otunga. Family and close friends held a baby shower for them this past weekend in her hometown of Chicago.
Who knows what is true and what is false when it comes to Jon and Kate Plus 8 these days. That said, one thing is certain Kate is looking great. Pictures have emerged of mother of eight, Kate Gosselin, wearing a two piece bathing suit on the beach in North Carolina. The 34 year old reality TV star was spending some time in the surf and sand of Bald Head Island with her kids, bodyguard and nanny this past weekend.
It is well documented that Kate Gosselin had a tummy tuck to remove the extreme amount of excess skin left behind after being pregnant with six babies at once. However, Kate looks trim and tone all over. Rumor has it that Kate works with a personal trainer. Should Jon and Kate divorce, one thing is for sure, if eight kids scare off potential suitors, Kate’s bikini body could have them rethinking that decision.