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BET’s new current affairs show ‘Don’t Sleep’ has been gaining ample buzz since launching in October.

Anchored by former CNN journalist T.J. Holmes, the show tackles topics of politics, popular culture, among other issues pertinent to the Urban diaspora.

This week’s episode (24) features chats with comedian Kevin Hart, Tony Rock Tichina Arnold and congressman Gregory Meeks. The show also visits Far Rockaway, Queens after Hurricane Sandy.

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BET’s new current affairs show ‘Don’t Sleep’ has been gaining ample buzz since launching in October.

Anchored by former CNN journalist T.J. Holmes, the show tackles topics of politics, popular culture, among other issues pertinent to the Urban diaspora.

In the wake of the series’ down-sizing (from 5 episodes a week to 1), Holmes stopped by Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club, chatting it up with Charlamagne, DJ Envy, and Angela Yee about some of the show’s hurdles and why folk should stick with it.

Hit ‘PLAY’ above for oh so interesting watch.

Your thoughts?

Cop a gander at ROC’s first Lady Rita Ora, in the middle of an impromptu meet and greet with German fans today.

In town to promote her #1 album ‘ORA’ and her latest single ‘Shine Ya Light’, the Eastern European gem stopped on her way out of an office building to sign fan memorabilia for her fan base, the ‘Rita Bots‘- who recently took the aforementioned single to the UK Top Ten.

Catch the trendsetter in action below…

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Long Live The King!

In life Michael Jackson thrilled, and in death he (continues) to inspire. The late, great King of Pop is honored by a host of his contemporaries in the captivating ‘Bad 25’ documentary, the feature presentation in ABC’s primetime Thanksgiving line-up.

Produced by the incomparable Spike Lee and featuring words from the likes of Mariah Carey and Kanye West, the documentary chronicles the superstar’s life during the “era” of his 1987 album ‘Bad’ – as well as the album itself.

That Grape Juice were on-hand at the London premiere back in September (which saw both Spike Lee and the Michael Jackson Estate give speeches on the project). Hence, we can relay with all certainty that this is an essential watch –  not just for MJ fans, but for lovers of the art of music.

Michael was not just an artiste, he was a visionary. Delve into the mind and world of one of the greatest talents to grace this planet below…

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Michelle Williams may be hard at work on her Gospel comeback, yet that hasn’t stopped the star from spreading early Christmas cheer.

The Destiny’s Child graduate made a special appearance at the Macy’s Festive Holiday Window Unveiling in Washington, DC this week, rousing the audience with a powerful Xmas Medley.

Watch Michelle soar…

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“Don’t be tardy for the party.”

The above is a sentiment Nicki Minaj should have employed when she prepared  to head out in NYC ,Tuesday night.

For, according to numerous reports, the Rap mogul was turned away at the door upon trying to enter…her own album release party.

Details below….

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Leona Lewis may not have released the video for new single ‘Lovebird’ yet, but that hasn’t stopped the vocal powerhouse from hitting the promotional trail in support of the Puretone produced cut.

The X Factor alum took front stage centre on ITV’s Daybreak this morning, serving up a rousing rendition of the track – which is the latest to be lifted from her third studio album, ‘Glassheart’.

Watch Ms. Lewis in action below…

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Check out these snaps of earache distributor Rihanna, ‘pouring it up’ in Berlin last night.

In the city with Pop creative Chris Brown, the nocalist was caught in the club after watching the star’s show which came in aid of his #1 album ‘Fortune‘. Snapped doing shots and leaving in the same car together, the chart topping pair were spotted days after the ‘Diamonds’ singer hit the #US 1 with the single and days before its supporting album, ‘Unapologetic’ is set to follow suit on album’s front.

Their night below…

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What’s not to love about Lady GaGa?

Rising to become Pop’s strongest contender in the space of just for years, the last two years have seen her expand her cause to many a charitable endeavor- and today, she added one more to that list.

Find out how below…

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As the US celebrates ‘Thanksgiving‘ today, Pop icon Beyonce adds a heartwarming touch to the day with the above snap of she and her daughter Blue Ivy Carter.

Shared on her personal ‘Tumblr’ page, the pic came hand in hand with a personal message penned by the songwriter- wishing the world a happy Thanksgiving and flaunting what appears to be her meal for today.

Intimacy below…

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Few do it better than Alicia Keys when it’s come to promoting her cause.

Welcoming the release of her new album ‘Girl On Fire’ on the 27th, the charitable chart topper has been everywhere pushing the project thus giving her no choice but to score big come release week.

Her destination last night? ‘Late Night With Jimmy Fallon‘- where she gave an interesting rendition of the ‘Gummi Bears’ theme tune.

You have to see this one to believe it.

Watch below…

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Next week’s sales of Taylor Swift’s ‘RED‘ may stop from her hitting the US #1, but it seems there’s no stopping Rihanna in the UK.

For, three days after the release of her new album ‘Unapologetic‘, the singer has monopolized the iTunes UK singles chart, with numerous numbers from the LP charting on the grounds of its hype alone.

Exciting details below…

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