*It’s the story everyone is talking about. Or should we say It’s the question everyone is asking: is singer Brandon Howard the son of Michael Jackson?
So far a DNA test, which came out positive, has been mostly debunked and some are saying the father is Joe Jackson or someone in the Jackson family. However, the Jackson brothers recently stated there was no truth to that rumor as well.
Finally, this past Friday, musician Augie Johnson, whose vocal group Side Effect featured Brandon’s mother, singer Miki Howard (pictured), said that he’s Brandon’s father. Interestingly, based on the response we’ve seen on our messageboards, most people don’t believe him. it’s as if they want to believe that Brandon Howard really is Michael’s son or at least a Jackson. Continue reading
*Well, surprise! No one knew! Did anyone?
Kyla Pratt is a mother… twice! And she managed to keep it on the low forever.
Pratt gave birth to her second child (a baby girl) in August 2013.
*She’s known for her unique fashion, visual and musical styles.
Kelis‘ signature and evolving styles were apparent on everything she did from debut female empowered hit, “Caught Out There“ and to talking about how good is her “Milkshake.”
And she’s back with a new conceptual album, “Food.”
And she dished to the Guardian about the album, cooking and the juiciness of not only food, but her relationship with ex-husband Nas.
*Mo’Nique’s 82-pound weight loss owes more to the Oscar winner’s husband and children rather than her own energy to hit the gym.
The entertainer, who worked over the past year to shed more than 80 pounds, revealed her motivation to taking the weight off while chatting at the 22nd Annual Pan-African Film and Arts Festival.
“It truly let’s you know what you’re made of,” said Mo’Nique, who labeled her journey to get rid of her weight as “amazing.” Continue reading
Augie Johnson & Brandon Howard
*OK, now maybe the Michael Jackson is the father of Brandon Howard scam/story will finally go away.
That’s because Augie Johnson, leader of the 70s/80s Jazz/R&B group Side Effect, has spoken out to quell the foolishness by telling the world that he fathered Brandon with his mother Miki Howard (when she was in Side Effect as well).
By the way, the fact that Johnson was Brandon’s father was stated in a story EUR did in 2011. Continue reading
Brandon Howard, with Corey Feldman (L) and Alki David (R), takes a DNA test to determine whether he is Michael Jackson’s son
*The man who conducted the DNA test on Michael Jackson’s dental mold tells TMZ that the lab results showed zero DNA on the item.
A manager at DNA Truth 4 U lab tells TMZ that last month, surrogates for shipping heir Alki David took the dental mold to the lab, along with a water bottle, a black towel and cigarette butts to test them. Alki’s people told the lab the other items contained the DNA from Michael’s brothers Jermaine and Tito.
The lab report, obtained by TMZ, shows the dental mold document titled “Alleged Father.” The other items were all titled “Alleged Uncle.”