Akon Passed on Signing Drake, Says He ‘Sounded Like Eminem’

Akon helped discover stars including Lady Gaga and T-Pain, but there’s one superstar he missed out on signing–Drake. In a new interview with VladTV, Akon revealed that he had the chance to sign October’s Very Own around 2004-2005, but passed because he reminded him of another rapper. Akon says he first became familiar with Drizzy […]

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Eric Garner’s Mom Says NY Chokehold Bill Passed Because of George Floyd

Exclusive Eric Garner‘s mother says George Floyd‘s death is largely responsible for an anti-chokehold bill finally getting passed in NY — making it a bittersweet victory for her after years of fighting for it. Gwen Carr spoke to us a few days after New York lawmakers passed the Eric Garner Anti-Chokehold Act — which Gov. […]

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'Deal or No Deal' Contestant Says Mom Still Mad He Passed on $333,000

'Deal or No Deal' Contestant Mom's Still Pissed I Passed on $ 333k Offer!!! 12/5/2018 12:40 AM PST EXCLUSIVE The good news for the “Deal or No Deal” contestant who gambled and lost BIG — his wife’s not divorcing him … however, he’s fully in his mom’s doghouse for pissing away more than $ 300k.  […]

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