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Orlando Brown Found

Yesterday, friends and family of That’s So Raven star Orlando Brown went public after the Disney actor went missing. They apparently lost communication with him after he left his manager’s house on Tuesday. On Wednesday, the 20-year-old was found, or at least he was ready to be found again. In a statement he said: "It was wrong for me not to inform my manager … about my whereabouts, especially when I am usually so routine and big on communication, but I felt a little lost and needed to get away." Apparently the aspiring musician was a bit upset that he lost a gig and said "it got a bit overwhelming and I needed to be alone," he continued in the statement. Even if it was a strange reason to "go missing," at least he’s safe.

Swizz and Mashonda Calling It Quits

And another one! Producer Swizz Beatz ,aka Kasseem Dean, and his wife Mashonda have separated after four years of marriage. Despite a likely divorce, the musician, born Kasseem Dean, is said to maintain an amicable relationship with his wife, who as an R&B singer is also music industry vet. “Their union was one shared in love and deep admiration for one another. For the last seven months, the two have been working on establishing a formidable friendship , being great parents to their son, and remaining great supporters of each other’s careers,” a representative of Swizz Beatz told AllHipHop. “The couple has asked that their privacy be respected at this time.” The two professionals still hard at work, with Swizz working on his third solo album and Mashonda involved in a new swimwear line and the start of an arts-based school for kids. Best to you both!! source

Spotted: Foxy Goes To Church

After her 8 month bid for assault, rapper Foxy Brown was spotted attending St Paul’s Apostle Church in New York on Sunday. We are surprised the photog’s were allowed in………. smh

Alexis Phifer Talks About The Breaking Up With Kanye

“It’s always sad when things like this end, and we remain friends,” Phifer tells PEOPLE. “I wish him the best in his future and all of his endeavors. He’s one of the most talented people I’ve ever met.” According to the friend, Phifer and West, both 30, had been spending less time together in the last few weeks as the Grammy-winning star prepared for his nationwide "Glow in the Dark" tour. "I haven’t seen [Alexis] around at all the last few times I’ve seen him recently," the friend added. A rep for West, currently on tour, had no comment.

Halle Rocks The Baldy

Halle gets bald for her upcoming movie, “Nappily Ever After”

Omarion Dropped From Columbia Records

Omarion has been dropped from Columbia Records, according to a new report from Blackvoices. Omarion has been with Columbia Records 2003.

ROBERT OF DAY 26 IS ENGAGED!

Robert Curry of Day 26 and his ex girlfriend now fiancée June Bug are supposedly engaged. Congrats!

Alicia Getting Married on July 4th ?

Word was already going around about the engagement but we are now hearing that Alicia and Kerry Brothers will wed this summer at Oheka Castle in Long Island, NY.

VIDEO: Landon Brown Speaks on His Fathers (Bobby Browns) Upcoming Book

Landon is definitely making his rounds… doesn’t look camera shy at all….. Wonder where he get’s that from!

Beyonce Retiring ?

Beyonce is reportedly planning to retire from professional singing. The R&B diva’s cousin Anjelica Knowles tells the New York Daily News that Bey’s upcoming third solo album will be her last. Beyoncé plans to spend her days scouting talent for new hubby Jay-Z’s upcoming label, The Carter Music Group. Beyoncé’s first protégé is rumored to be an R&B artist named Chelsea Thomas. source

Usher and Tameka Expecting Another…

After giving birth to their first child 4 months ago it seems like Tameka might be pregnant with their second child. We shall see if this to is true along with your girl Beyonce. Celeb’s are spreading the seed these days.

Serena Is Giving a Sneak Peak

Awwww Shucks, Serena is showing the skin for real…. Where is Common in his swim trunks. ….

Vanilla Ice Arrested for Domestic Battery

Your boy Vanilla has a strong push. Seems that Vanilla Ice was arrested last night for domestic battery, according to Palm Beach County, Fla., sheriffs. Vanilla, aka Robert Van Winkle, is currently in police custody and is due in court today, according to Lt. Tim Temperato. Van Winkle, 40, was booked at 10:42 p.m., the sheriff’s Web site shows. On Friday, a judge "will determine if there was probable cause for the arrest," Temperato said. No further details of the arrest were available. If the judge decides the arrest was justified, Van Winkle will either be given a bond, or be released on his own recognizance. source

Beyonce Needs Work When It Comes To Motherhood

At least that is what a her sister Solange is saying. Solange told people magazine: "Whenever Beyoncé decides to have a child, I definitely think she’ll be banging on my door….She’s kept my son over the weekend," says the 21 year-old singer and actress. "She’ll call me like, ‘How do you get this stroller out? And what about the car seat? I don’t know how you do this!’ And I’m like, ‘People do it every day.’ "

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