CIARA IS GOING TO HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL: Ciara has been accepted into Harvard University. She’ll be attending the Ivy League’s Business of Entertainment, Media, and Sports program. “I always dreamt of going to college, but by God’s grace, my music career took me on a path that I’m so thankful for,” Ciara captioned an Instagram photo of herself rocking a sweater from the university. “This week I got accepted into Harvard! Words cannot describe my excitement!” she added. “Thank you @anitaelberse for a once in in a lifetime opportunity to attend @Harvard BEMS. #WhyNotHER.”
WHITNEY HOUSTON’S ESTATE ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR HOLOGRAM TOUR, ALBUM: Whitney Houston’s estate has announced plans to start a hologram tour and release music of unreleased tracks among other projects related to the late singer. Houston’s estate is run by executor Pat Houston, who married the singer’s brother Gary. Her brother Michael and mother Cissy are the only other beneficiaries. Pat said the estate has signed a deal with Primary Wave Music Publishing to bring the projects to life. Other planned projects using Houston’s likeness include a Broadway musical, a Vegas-style spectacle and branding deals. Houston died at the age of 48 in 2012 after accidentally drowning in a hotel bathtub while intoxicated.
CHRIS BROWN, NICKI MINAJ & G-EAZY TEAM UP IN ‘WOBBLE UP’ MUSIC VIDEO: Chris Brown lives it up with Nicki Minaj and G-Eazy in the official music video for their brand new collaboration “Wobble Up.” The track marks the third single, following “Back to Love” and “Undecided,” off the 30-year-old singer’s upcoming ninth album, Indigo, due out June 21st. The colorful clip finds the trio on an island in paradise alongside a crew and some twerking ladies and dancers in a neon-lit room. Indigo is set to feature 30 tracks, with appearances from Justin Bieber, Tory Lanez, Tyga, Tank, H.E.R., Sage the Gemini, Lil Jon, Juvenile, Joyner Lucas, Gunna and Juicy J.
BABYFACE’S BROTHER, MELVIN EDMONDS, DEAD AT 65: Babyface’s brother and member of R&B group, After 7, Melvin Edmonds, has died after battling an illness. According to The Blast, Melvin died over the weekend at his home in Indianapolis. He was 65. He is survived by his daughter, Courtney, and sons Melvin, Jason, and Chris.