After going under the media microscope yesterday following reports that he beat his 18 year old daughter with a Rock Band guitar controller after an argument with her regarding his current girlfriend, Teddy Riley has issued a statement explaining the ordeal. Click here to read the statement.

“The Tyra Banks Show” may be over, but her former employees have only just begun to spill about what it was really like to work on the CW gabfest. “There had been high turnover of employees for years,” a past crew member says, insisting that many people quit after just a few months because it was “pretty difficult to work for Tyra.”

R&B/soul singer John Legend and his girlfriend Christine Teigen celebrated John's 31st birthday at Simyone Lounge in New York City on Monday night. Check out the photos of John and his famous friends that came to wish him a happy birthday!

Apparently all the drama surrounding Teddy Riley attacking his daughter was well documented on Twitter by Teddy, his daughters Taja and Deja, and Teddy’s girlfriend. Click here for the details.

Ciara is reportedly headed to the country of Kazakhstan to do a New Year’s performance for a cool $2 million dollars. The singer’s management team has been twittering getting the word out about the tour. They are headed to Kazakhstan today, and then Ciara’s off to Moscow.

New Year’s Eve can be pretty tough for a single girl. Check out some tips on how to make the perfect New Year's Eve.

R&B icon Teddy Riley is accused of using a guitar from the video game "Rock Band" in a violent attack on his daughters. Teddy's 18-year-old daughter Taja Riley was reportedly granted a temporary restraining order against her dad. Click here for details.

“The Princess and the Frog” was tops at the box office as families flocked to theaters during opening weekend to see Disney’s animated musical comedy featuring the first African-American princess. In this interview, Tony Award-winning actress Anika Noni Rose talks about voicing Princess Tiana.

Rihanna has reportedly been given strict guidelines regarding her upcoming New Year’s Eve performance in Abu Dhabi later this week. The singer, who is being paid $500, 000 to perform at Emirates Palace to ring in the New Year, has been warned to wear conservative ensembles to avoid offending the Islamic community.

The so-not-a-couple-but-really-a-couple seem to have spent the holidays together. The only problem is that Dwyane Wade’s wife was nowhere to be seen. Check out the two getting cuddly on the beach.

Robert Leathers was doing his best to infuse life back into the Capitol View Apartments. But while he could see things shaping up around the south Atlanta complex that he owned, he still worried about the children.

Vacationing U.S. President Barack Obama interrupted a golf game on Monday and sped back to his holiday house after the child of friends was hurt in a beach accident. President Obama is on vacation in Hawaii, the island state where he grew up.