The week in pop culture: Will Oprah host the Oscars? Are Tyrese and Whitney together?
Welcome to the weekly wrap up. We’ve got all the black entertainment news from the week that was!
Oprah is reportedly topping the list of candidates to host next year’s Academy Awards show. (New York Post)
Tyrese Gibson takes to Twitter to shut down rumors of a romance between him and Whitney Houston. (San Francisco Chronicle)
Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz show off their 8-month-old son, Egypt for the first time. (Today)
Mariah Carey tapped to mentor contestants on upcoming U.S. version of X-Factor. (E!)
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Rapper Lil B compares his new album to classics from Jay-Z and Nas. (Hip-Hop Wired)
Sade premieres the new video for her latest single “Love is Found.’”(YouTube)
R&B singer Lloyd shocks the public with head tattoos of guns and roses. (MTV)
In the fall of 2011 Oprah Winfrey will be teaching a high school class in South Africa. (Pop Eater)
Jay-Z hosts an intimate preview party for his new album with Kanye West; Watch The Throne. (Village Voice)
Jill Scott talks about her new dating life and why she gave up celibacy. (Us Magazine)
Mary J. Blige releases her new single from the soundtrack of the upcoming film The Help. (Concrete Loop)
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