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Sil Lai Abrams Accuses A.J. Calloway and Russell Simmons of ...

Author and journalist Sil Lai Abrams has come forward with accounts of being sexually assaulted by Russell Simmons and A.J. Calloway, “Extra” host and former host of BET’s 106 & Park. In a new interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Abrams says ...
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The Official Trailer For BET’s The Bobby Brown Story Has ...

Bobby’s solo biopic is going to cover everything: The singer’s humble beginnings and rise in the industry both solo and part of NE, his tabloid fodder-filled marriage to Whitney Houston, the relationship with ex-girlfriend Janet Jackson, his daughter Bobbi ...
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Debra Lee replaced as BET’s president and CEO

BET’s parent company Viacom has named Scott M. Mills as the new president of the Viacom-owned network, replacing current president, Debra L. Lee, who will serve as chairman and CEO, according to reports. Mills will take over the day-to-day responsibilities ...
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Kendrick Lamar, DJ Khaled & Cardi B Collect The Most ...

 It’s that time of year again when BET honors the top stars in rap. The network’s annual Hip Hop Awards will air October 10 at 8 pm ET. Three top acts of 2017 are going ...
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Did You Know That BET CEO Debra Lee Is On ...

Continuing its outreach for diversity, Twitter announced its newest member, last year, to the board of directors, BET’s CEO and Chairwoman Debra Lee. The 62 year old Harvard Law graduate will be one of three ...
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Remy Ma Slams Nicki Minaj After Breaking Her Winning Streak ...

Nicki Minaj has won the BET Award for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist SEVEN years in a row. But Remy Ma ended that and shaded her in the process. “Are you dumb?” That’s how Remy Ma started ...
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Gucci Mane and Fiancée Keyshia Ka’oir Score $1 Million Wedding ...

Gucci Mane and his fiancée, Keyshia Ka’oir, are getting big bucks and a LOT of attention for their upcoming wedding. According to reports, they received a $650,000 contract with BET for a reality show leading up ...
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Top BET Programming Execs Stephen Hill & Zola Mashariki to ...

BET programming president Stephen Hill and his top lieutenant are stepping down from the network, marking the latest transition in the management of Viacom-owned cablers. Hill, an 18-year BET vet, announced his departure to staffers on ...
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Hampton University President Is NOT Happy With Depiction Of HBCU ...

HBCUs aren’t happy with how life at a historically black college is being depicted on BET’s new series “The Quad.” So, Hampton University President William R. Harvey wrote a letter to BET CEO Debra Lee ...
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Did #CardiB Leave Love & Hip Hop For A Role ...

Cardi B has accomplished her goal on becoming a reality star house hold name and now her story takes off. After launching her career on the show of Love & Hip Hop, Cardi is ready ...
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Gabrielle Union and BET reach ‘amicable agreement’ in ‘Being Mary ...

Gabrielle Union isn’t done “Being Mary Jane” just yet. The actress has reached a settlement in Union’s multi-million-dollar breach of contract lawsuit against the Black Entertainment Television service. In October, Union and her team claimed ...
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Gabrielle Union Sues BET over ‘Being Mary Jane’ Contract, Network ...

Gabrielle Union is suing the “Being Mary Jane” network BET over contractual issues. In a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court Tuesday, the actress alleged BET is combining the series’ fourth and fifth seasons ...