NE-YO OPENS UP ABOUT DIVORCE: Ne-Yo has opened up about his split from wife Crystal Smith. On reports saying that Crystal plans to file for divorce in the coming weeks, he told the Private Talk Podcast, “It’s not a sad thing, it’s more of a us realizing long story short, I’m never gonna talk bad about her. I’m not that person. There’s nothing bad to say about her. She’s a fantastic woman. She’s the mother of my children and she’s always gonna be that….Long story short, she’s got demons just like everyone else, just like me and we realize our demons don’t mesh — and until the both of get ahold of our personal demons, it’s gonna be just difficult for us to stay married.” He added, “That’s the end of that chapter, not the end of that book.” Meanwhile, Crystal was spotted hanging out with Black Ink Chicago's Ryan Henry.
HOLD UP: MYA IS NOT MARRIED!: After photos circulated online of Mya in a wedding dress, blogs reported that the singer got married back in December. Mya seemingly confirmed the news, writing on Valentine's Day, “Thank you for all of the beautiful messages & happy V-day. 🙏🏾💙 ~ Officially, Mrs. Lansky Wedding day link in bio.” Mya actually shared her new video for her song “The Truth” where she actually marries herself.
WOMAN ACCUSES RICK JAMES OF RAPE: The late Rick James has been accused of raping a 15-year-old girl back in 1979. The accuser, who is anonymous in the Child Victims Act lawsuit, has claimed that when she was 15, when the singer allegedly threatened to cut her and raped her in an upstairs bedroom of a group home. The woman said that when she went upstairs to her room, he came into the room and laid on top of her. She explained, “He grabbed my hair and pushed my head into the pillow. I tried to fight him off, but he told me to ‘shut up and quit moving or I’ll cut you.’ He violently ripped off my underwear and proceeded to violent rape me and ejaculate inside of me. He then threatened me that if I told anyone, he would know where to find me.” She is suing Rick James’ estate, the James Ambrose Johnson Jr. 1999 Trust, for $50 million, saying that she has suffered from physical, psychological and emotional pain. James died in 2004, from heart failure at age 56.
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