*Tyrese Gibson‘s ex-wife, Norma Mitchell, is opening up about their messy divorce and custody battle.
Gibson expressed concerns at the premiere of “Furious 7” that Mitchell would flee the country with their 7-year-old daughter, Shayla. A judge ruled in Mitchell’s favor that she could take Shayla to Israel with her on an upcoming trip. She said it’s not uncommon for Tyrese to terrorize her.
*Taylor Swift ditched Spotify, protesting its free services, to join the music streaming service, Tidal, owned by rap mogul Jay-Z, according to The Verge.
Jay spent $56 million to purchase the Swedish tech company Aspiro. It services are available in dozens of countries, but it only has 500,000 subscribers, 17,000 of which are on Tidal.
*”Empire” superstar Jussie Smollett covered Urban Lux magazine’s spring 2015 men’s issue. He opened up about his new found fame.
Although Taraji P. Henson stole the show as Cookie Lyon, but Smollett is the breakout star of the series as openly gay musician Jamal. The series garnered record-breaking viewership with 21.2 million during its season finale.
Although he plays a R&B star on the show and he’s not releasing a debut album anytime soon, he inked a deal with Columbia Records.
Gracing his first magazine cover, in the cover story, according to YBF, he opened up about his tight-knit family (remember, “On Our Own“) and his plans for the future. The interview and spread will be released on Thursday, April 2.
*Tyrese Gibson and Taraji P. Henson got their big break starring in “Baby Boy” together. The onscreen couple (Jody and Yvette) might be reuniting on “Empire.”
Gibson recently posted a photo on Instagram. He captioned it as Jody saying he wasn’t happy with any of these men feeling up on his Yvette.
*Madonna might be the Queen of Pop, but she hasn’t met President Barack Obama. And she shaded someone who has… Beyonce, according to Us Weekly.
“The person I most want to meet is President Obama. When the heck am I going to meet him? He just needs to invite me to the White House already,” she told the magazine. “He probably thinks I’m too shocking to be there. I’m serious.”
*They were one of Hollywood’s most notorious on-again, off-again couples, but now Laura Govan is suing Gilbert Arenas for kicking her out of their, umm, er, HIS LA mansion and selling her $1 million engagement ring.
TMZ garnered court documents in which Govan claims she started dating Arenas in 2002 before he had a $200 million NBA contract.