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The Refill: That Grape Juice’s Top 5 Stories Of The Week!

Beyonce, Solange, Beanie Siegel, & More Had TGJ Readers Buzzing!

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As one of the most active online destinations for Urban Pop, things move at a rapid pace here at That Grape Juice. However, each week, there’s always select stories that resonate most amongst our millions of monthly readers. Happen to miss one of them? Fret not, you now have…The Refill!

No frills or trills, The Refill simply recaps the hottest topics on the lips of the TGJ faithful over the last seven days. The metrics used to compile the list weekly are comments, social media shares, and page views.  So without further adieu:

That Grape Juice’s Top 5 Stories Of The Week!

(10/9/2016 – 10/15/16)

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1) Politician Deletes Facebook Page After Beyhive Swarms It

2) Solange Lands First #1 On Billboard 200

3) Kelly Rowland Drops Dynamic ‘Dumb’ Video

4) Beanie Siegel’s Sickening Homophobic Rant

5) Brandy To Be Honored at 2016 Soul Train Awards

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Winners List: The 68th Emmy Awards

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The 68th Emmy Awards took place in the city of angels this evening and welcomed stars from near and far to celebrate the best television had to offer in the last year.

Fortunately, this year’s winner list also celebrated many who have fronted the world’s quest for diversity on screen.

Who came out on top? Find out below:

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Red Carpet Recap: Primetime Emmy Awards 2016

Kerry Washington, Viola Davis, Angela Bassett, & More Lit Up the Red Carpet

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The 2016 Primetime Emmy Awards air tonight and bring with them a host major nominations for notable names in TV – and Beyonce.

As ever, all eyes were on who scored on the red carpet. And, let’s just say Urban Hollywood showed up and showed out.

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 18: Actress Viola Davis attends the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 18, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Getty Images)

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Check out Viola Davis, Kerry Washington, Angela Bassett, and some of Black Hollywood’s biggest and brightest as they style and profile  at the Microsoft Theater in LA below…

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Black Hollywood Unites For #SomedayIsToday PSA

Notable Names Speak Out Against Police Brutality

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Enough is enough.

This is what a who’s who of Black Hollywood are saying in unison following the recent deaths of unarmed Afro-Americans at the hands of police officers.

Beyond the spotlighted passings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castille, the issue is one that is continually debated in the US.

Declaring that the time for action is now, names such as Michael Ealy, Tika Sumpter, Cedric The Entertainer, and Beyonce‘s mother Tina Knowles-Lawson appear in the powerful campaign.

More on the movement, which is being spearheaded by Steve Jones, below…

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MTV Video Music Awards 2016 Nominations: Beyonce & Adele Lead [Full List] #VMAs

Extravaganza Airs August 28th At 8pm ET

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It’s that time of year again.

The MTV Video Music Awards 2016 will be heating up screens on August 28th live from New York’s  Madison Square Garden.

Hailed as one of the most important days on the Pop music calendar, all eyes are on who is up for coveted Moonmen at the show’s 32nd instalment.

As reported, Beyonce leads with a whopping 11 nominations. But what about the rest of her peers?

Without further ado, the full nomination list awaits below…

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Red Carpet: VH1 Hip-Hop Honors 2016

Stars Step Out To Celebrate Rap Icons

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New York’s Lincoln Center played host to the 2016 VH1 Hip-Hop Honors last night.

The star-studded ceremony celebrated the incomparable contributions Lil Kim, Missy Elliott, Queen Latifah, and Salt N Pepa have made to music and culture.

A lengthy list of names stepped out to salute the ladies including (but not limited to) Kelly Rowland, LL Cool J, Fantasia, Ashanti, Keyshia Cole, MC Lyte, Da Brat, Timbaland, Jazmine Sullivan, Monica and many more.

Peep pics from the hot pink arrival carpet after the jump and let us know who slayed…

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Wireless Festival Climaxes With Epic Performances From Big Sean, Jeremih, Kehlani, & More

TGJ Were On-Hand At London’s Most Popular Music Spectacle

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From scale to line-up, few spectacles can rival the bolt of electricity the Wireless Festival brings to London annually.

The 2016 instalment was no different.

Over a three day duration, the extravaganza played to thousands in Finsbury Park and brought with it powerful performances from the likes of Miguel, J.Cole, Future, and Fergie.

Its final day set off fireworks with spirited showings from Big Sean, Kehlani, Young Thug, and Boy Better Know – who brought out guest Pharrell. 

Cop a gander above and below to see what over 70,000 revellers enjoyed during the most “turnt up” Wireless yet!

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BET Awards 2016: Winners

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The BET Awards 2016 certainly provided many a notable moment courtesy of the host of music stars who took to the stage.

Now, after show-stopping performances from Beyonce, Usher, Alicia Keys, Maxwell, Bryson Tiller, and more, see who walked away with the show’s biggest star – its coveted trophies!

A full winners’ list awaits below:

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Performances: 2016 BET Awards

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The Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles is playing host to the 2016 BET Awards’ right now!

Boasting live showings from the likes of Beyonce, Alicia Keys, Maxwell, Usher, Future, and an all-star tribute to pop icon Prince courtesy of Maxwell, Stevie Wonder, Janelle Monae, and many more, tuck in below to relive all of the magic from tonight’s showing.

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Red Carpet Arrivals: BET Awards 2016 [#BETAwards]

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The stars shine for Urban music’s biggest calendar night – the 2016 BET Awards!

Hosted by ‘Black-Ish’ stars Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross, the show airs live tonight from Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater.  See and sound off on the fashion hits and misses of the industry’s biggest stars as they arrive to the scene.

*Keep refreshing as snaps are being added live realtime*

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Exclusive: Reggie ‘N’ Bollie Scorch With Summer Mash-Up

Duo Salute Smashes From The Likes Of Sean Paul, Rihanna, & More

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X Factor graduates Reggie N Bollie defied the odds to make it all the way to the final of the show’s most recent series.

And the dynamo duo are by no means done.

Fresh from serving up debut single ‘New Girl,’ the flavour-filled pair unwrapped a summer treat for fans in the form of a colossal mash-up.

Featured are classic hits from the likes of Sean Paul, Rihanna, Chaka Demus & Pliers, and more.

That Grape Juice has your EXCLUSIVE first website listen.

So what are you waiting for? Wind you waist and bust a bogle after the to sounds of Reggie N Bollie after the jump…

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Final Ratings: 2016 ‘Billboard Music Awards’ Hits Sour Note With Viewers

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Not even an all-star lineup featuring the likes of Queen of Pop Madonna, Celine Dion, Britney Spears, Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber, and Rihanna were enough to save the 2016 Billboard Music Awards from tanking.

Its highly anticipated performers list and tribute to late pop icon Prince drummed up what was once perceived as ample buzz, final ratings report indicate the exact opposite.

Giving the annual awards showing its lowest viewership in 4 years, tuck in below to find out just how many people tuned in to the Ludacris & Ciara-hosted affair:

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