Kanye Proves to be a Douche, Again

Outspoken rapper Kanye West slammed the Grammys for awarding Beck with the Album of the Year Sunday, insisting the trophy should have gone to Beyonce instead.

Adventurous rocker Beck unexpectedly took home one of the night’s top honors, beating out R&B queen Beyonce, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith and Pharrell Williams for the prize.

As Beck collected his trophy, West walked onstage and abruptly turned around, leaving the confused-looking winner at the microphone for his thank you speech.

After the show, West blasted the Recording Academy for its decision, calling it “disrespectful.”

“If they want real artists to keep coming back they need to stop playing with us, we ain’t gonna play with them no more,” he said in a rant on E! television.

“Beck needs to respect artistry and he should have given his award to Beyonce,” he said.

West argued Beyonce’s self-titled album was an inspiration to fans and should have been recognized.

“When you keep on diminishing art and not respecting the craft and smacking people in the face after they deliver monumental feats of music, you’re disrespectful to inspiration,” he said, with his wife Kim Kardashian on his arm.

It was the second controversy of the night involving West after he defiantly raised his middle finger to the world as he performed with Paul McCartney and Rihanna.

Despite not winning Best Album, Beyonce took home three Grammys Sunday for Best R&B Song, Best R&B Performance and the more technical Best Surround Sound Album.

West also caused a stir at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards when Taylor Swift beat Beyonce for best female video.

He crashed her acceptance speech and said Beyonce deserved to win instead, prompting boos from the crowd before a speechless Swift.

West is known for delivering his sometimes strong opinions publicly, speaking out on art, his own talent and race, including a comment about former president George W Bush, who he said “doesn’t care about black people.”

West was nominated for two awards at this year’s Grammys, and has won a total of 21 trophies in the past.

New accuser emerges as Cosby cancels shows in Boston

A former fashion model and actress who appeared on one episode of “The Cosby Show” in 1988 is the latest of several women to accuse Bill Cosby of making unwanted sexual advances toward them.

Helen Gumpel, formerly known as Helen Selby, said Sunday that Cosby made sexual advances and lewd gestures toward her while she was on the set of the show.

She said she was called to the show’s set for what she thought was another audition shortly after filming the one episode in 1987. She said she was brought to Cosby’s dressing room and Cosby had her sit on a couch and handed her a drink. She said Cosby then stood in front of her with his crotch in her face.

“I never thought of myself as a victim because I refused his advances,” Gumpel said. “But my career was a victim.”

Cosby’s lawyer Marty Singer did not immediately respond to an email message seeking comment. The 77-year-old entertainer faces sexual assault accusations from at least 15 women. He denies the allegations and has never been charged with a crime.

Gumpel, who lives in Connecticut with her husband, made the allegations at a news conference she held at a downtown Boston hotel hours after Cosby canceled back-to-back comedy shows scheduled that evening at the nearby Wilbur Theater. Demonstrators had threatened to protest outside the theater.

Cosby, who has a home in western Massachusetts, said in a statement that he canceled the shows because of winter weather forecasts. The New England forecast called for a winter storm with nearly 2 feet of snow in the Boston area through Tuesday.

Since the accusations emerged last year, some of Cosby’s performances elsewhere have drawn heckling and protests and some have been canceled.

The Wilbur Theater announced on its website Sunday morning that the shows were canceled but did not say why. It apologized for the abrupt change and said tickets would be refunded.

POLICE CALLED OVER BOBBY BROWN FAMILY BRAWL IN HOTEL BAR

Bobby Brown has been under a lot of stress after doctors advised him to end life support for his daughter Bobbi Kristina and now, audio of a family brawl during Bobby’s birthday has hit the web.

According to TMZ, Bobby met up with his wife and family for a celebratory meal, but things went off the rails when the singer’s nephew, Shayne Brown, called his mom a “crackhead.” Bobby’s sister allegedly retaliated by busting a bottle over her son’s head and spit in his face, which lead to an all-out brawl.

Hotel staff at the W in Atlanta phoned 911, telling the dispatcher that someone in the party had a cut on his head, while someone was using a bottle as a weapon. It was later revealed that Bobby’s nephew needed stitches after his mother hit him with a broken bottle, and witnesses claim that Shayne threw punches at his mother in retaliation.

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DAME DASH ANNOUNCES HE’S PARTNERING WITH KANYE ON MOVIE DEAL

Dame Dash recently met up with his former Roc-A-Fella artist Kanye West while presenting the rapper with the Honorary Visionary award at the BET Honors, and it seems the two are embarking on another business venture.

The Harlem-born businessman shared a photo of him hanging out with Kanye and Q-Tip, and Dame announced that he was partnering with the “Stronger” rapper on a movie deal. Dash compared the new partnership to David Geffen and Steven Spielberg getting together to create Dreamworks, and added that Q-Tip came along to “bless the deal.” Not much else was revealed about the deal, so we’ll just have to wait to hear about upcoming movies from the talented pair.

Check out Dame’s post above and let us know what you think.

Bruce Jenner discusses becoming a woman

Bruce Jenner was the quintessential American guy. He’s a gold-medal Olympian who loves planes, helicopters and golf.

He has 10 children — six biological and four step.

Jenner was known for his chiseled, handsome appearance and flawless physique for decades.

Things have changed.

It appears that there is truth to the rumors that Jenner is becoming a woman.

Speculation has been swirling regarding the king of the Kardashian clan’s more feminine appearance. Following his separation from wife Kris back in 2013, Jenner sported long polished nails, flowing locks and shaved legs.

He underwent a laryngeal shave to flatten out the Adam’s Apple, which is commonly the first step taken when someone decides to start the process of gender reassignment.

“I just never liked my trachea,” Jenner commented after the 2013 surgery.

His breasts appeared larger during recent public appearances, and he’s been seen wearing jewelry as well.

Last week, step-daughter Kim Kardashian West broke the family’s silence on Entertainment Tonight, saying, “I guess I’ll kind of let everyone be curious and I feel like that’s his journey to talk about.”

“I will say that I think Bruce should tell his story his way,” the reality star adds. “I think everyone goes through things in life and I think that story and what Bruce is going through, I think he’ll share whenever the time is right.”

Since then, Bruce has shared more details with his mother Esther, and the 88-year-old woman opened up about her son’s decision to become a woman.

The Associated Press asked Esther about her son’s transition, and she had some pretty candid things to say.

“He said, ‘Mom, I’m still the same person,’ ” she told the news outlet. ” He said, ‘I’m still going to race cars, I’m still going to fly airplanes and I’m going to get my helicopter license.’ ”

Although Esther says the news came as a shock, she’s quite proud of her son and explains that she is “at peace with what he is and what he’s doing.”

“He said, ‘I want to be honest about my identity and I know this is coming out in the press,’ ” his mother says. “He started by saying, ‘We need to have a long, serious talk.’ ”

Jenner and his Kardashian counterparts are no strangers to being the center of attention, so it’s not surprising that the public has been watching him like a hawk.

Lance Bass, who is close with the Kardashian-Jenner clan, tells People magazine the family is nothing but supportive of Jenner’s transition.

Bass and husband Michael Turchin recently had dinner with Kris and her boyfriend Corey Gamble.

“We discussed it, of course … we have to ask our friend,” he says. “Yeah, we had the inside information.”

During several seasons of reality show “Keeping Up with the Kardashians,” Jenner seemed to shy away from the spotlight, unlike his ex-wife and daughters.

However, it looks like he is ready to share his story.

It was recently confirmed that he will sit down with ABC News journalist Diane Sawyer for a special set to air in May. He’s also reportedly agreed to film a docuseries for E!, the network behind the Kardashian reality shows.

The family discussion during which he broke the news was recorded, according to TMZ.

Ex-wife Kris is said to have had no idea Bruce wanted to become a woman.

Regardless of who knew what or what people’s reactions are, one thing seems certain — Jenner is transitioning to a new place in life.

“I’m happy that he’ll finally be at peace and he’ll be the person that he wants to be,” said transgender life coach Seth Rainess, who lives in Monmouth County. “… I think it’s great.”

There’s been so much craziness surrounding Jenner for so long, this actually seems quite tame comparatively.

Kim Kardashian attempted to break the Internet with with nude pictures showcasing her “assets.”

Khloe Kardashian went through a public break-up with ex-husband Lamar Odom, who reportedly was abusing crack cocaine.

Kourtney Kardashian has been involved in a volatile relationship with boyfriend Scott Disick, whose alcohol problems landed him in rehab.

Ex-wife Kris is so wrapped up in chasing fame for and managing her daughters that it’s a wonder the marriage lasted as long as it did.

Bobbi Kristina Brown is Still in a Coma in an Atlanta Hospital

Bobby Brown and wife Alicia Etheredge visit Bobbi KristinaBobby Brown and wife Alicia Etheredge visit Bobbi KristinaCredit: Splash News

The stress was visible on Bobby Brown‘s face on Wednesday, Feb. 4, as he made a somber journey to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta to visit his daughter Bobbi Kristina as she continues to fight for her life.

Bobby Brown, wife Alicia Etheredge and Bobby's daughter Laprincia Brown arrives at Emory University Hospital to visit Bobbi Kristina

Bobby Brown, wife Alicia Etheredge and Bobby’s daughter Laprincia Brown arrives at Emory University Hospital to visit Bobbi Kristina
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The anguished father kept his eyes down and focused on his cell phone, choosing not to answer any questions put to him by gathered reporters. Holding his wife’s hand he climbed the stairs to the hospital’s entrance and then disappeared through the revolving doors to visit Bobbi Kristina.
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STATEMENT FROM THE HOUSTON FAMILY:
Bobbi Kristina is fighting for her life and is surrounded by immediate family. As her father already stated, we are asking you to honor our request for privacy during this difficult time. Thank you for your prayers, well wishes, and we greatly appreciate your continued support.