10 To Know: This Week’s Top Moments In Culture And Entertainment



From the release date being set for Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic to Sheryl Underwood sharing the details of an awkward moment that involved her and several well-known comedians, read below for a few of this week’s top pop culture moments.

1. Yung Berg knocked Tamar Braxton’s claims that he had never produced a song for her by posting an interview in which the singer says Berg produced her song “The One.” [Bossip]

2. Sheryl Underwood says she turned down a spot on the “Queens of Comedy” cast after she unexpectedly caught Adele Givens, Laura Hayes and Sommore talking negatively about her on a conference call. [The Talk]

3. A woman is suing a New York City matchmaker after she claims she paid the matchmaker $100,000 to set her up on numerous dates that failed to lead to a successful relationship. [New York Daily News]

4. A photo posted on Beyoncé’s Instagram has sparked another photoshop controversy for the star after many of Bey’s followers claimed the picture had been doctored. [TMZ]

5. Now that Khloe Kardashian has pulled the plug on her romance with French Montana, rumors are growing that she called it quits with the rapper after finding out he was secretly texting her best friend Malika Haqq. [Hollywood Life]

6. As the iPhone 6 launch kicked off on Friday, retailers were expecting crowds that rivaled the size of those experienced during the launch of the first iPhone in 2007. [Mashable]

7. Lifetime has revealed the release date and first movie stills from “Aaliyah: Princess of R&B,” its biopic on the life of the late singer  Aaliyah. [YBF]

8. A New York physician has been accused of taking a selfie in the operating room with Joan Rivers while the late comedian was under anesthesia for a biopsy on her vocal cords, a procedure that is believed to have led to the Rivers’ death. [WPIX-TV]

9. A fight at a wedding in Buffalo, New York, required police officers from seven different departments to bring it under control.  [The Grio]

10. Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea dropped the steamy visuals for J.Lo’s new track “Booty.” [YouTube]


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