Entertainment news by Ade Dee
Three strikes and out?
Astonishing actress Halle Berry is ready to give marriage a third try. The Oscar winner is engaged to her long time sweetheart and “Dark Tide” co-star Olivier Martinez.
Oliver reportedly “popped the big question” to her over the holidays by presenting her with a diamond-and-emerald engagement ring designed by Gurhan.
Although our darling Halle still has cold feet about getting married again, she changed her mind when she met the French actor and according to her close acquaintances, she trusts Olivier. He makes her feel safe and He’s a keeper!” The two have been dating for over a year and according to Halle, Olivier has been the rock that she has never had in any of her relationships. Plans are in full gear to marry in October.
This is the first marriage for Martinez, who had previously been linked with divas, Mira Sorvino, Kylie Minogue and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley. Halle was previously married to baseball player David Justice and later Eric Benet. She broke up with model Gabriel Aubry in 2010 after nearly five years together and a daughter.
Pop queen Madonna stages come back with M.D.N.A
Madonna’s 12th studio LP will be called M.D.N.A., representatives for the pop queen confirmed on Wednesday (January 11).
She had earlier announced the album title while in the U.K. and had offered details on the much anticipated album which is reportedly due in late march.”M.D.N.A.” will be released as part of her new three-record deal with recording giants Interscope.
The first single from the project, “Gimme All Your Luvin” features Nicki Minaj and M.I.A.; and is set blow our minds away at Madonna’s anticipated performance at the Super Bowl XLVI halftime show on February 5 in Indiana USA. The set list for the Super Bowl show will include songs like “Luvin” as well as Madonna classics hits like “Ray of Light,” Vogue” and “Music.”
Superstar welcome for Blue Ivy Carter
To welcome their 1st child, Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z had two private suites built at New York’s Lenox Hill hospital where Ivy was born.
Blue Ivy, who came into the world on Saturday reportedly had between six and eight existing rooms at the medical facility transformed into the luxury suites, which came complete with a whole host of lavish features including “mahogany walls” .It was so perfect “You’d want to live in there!” a hospital source exclaimed.
The superstar pair are already believed to have splashed out over $1.5 million on their newborn daughter, including a number of lavish gifts such as a $600,000 solid gold rocking horse, a $15,000 Swarovski-studded high chair, a $30,000 magical windmill playhouse for the garden and a mini Bugatti car too. Talk about “running the world” at birth.
Nick Cannon almost back to “wilding” ways
Funny man and actor Nick Cannon is resting at his home in the Los Angeles area after having kidney surgery at a local hospital a few weeks and plans to be back at work next week.
his spokes person stated that He’s making plans to return to his live morning radio show broadcast.
Cannon, 31, was hospitalized last week with kidney failure. Cannon’s wife, Mariah Carey, has been keeping fans updated on Twitter about how he was doing. On Monday she tweeted that “Nick is getting better + we love+appreciated all the ongoing kind words!”
Though the exact nature of Cannon’s ailment has not been disclosed, but doctors list dehydration, diabetes, infection, trauma and kidney stones as possible causes for the acute kidney failure.
Carey and Cannon were married in April 2008 and have twins Monroe and Moroccan Scott.
Talk the talk folks.
Hot Caribbean songstress Rihanna confirms her next single to drop to fans on twitter, Riri as she is fondly called released the single art cover and the album’s title track on late Tuesday night.
“#TALKthatTALK love u guys! Been missin u,” she tweeted along with the cover art, which features her looking fierce and done up in her street punk/rockabilly clothes as she slouches against a wall. The track is produced by hit maker Stargate and it features new dad and mentor Jay-Z.
Rihanna had earlier confirmed to fans that she and Hova would appear on the song together, weeks before she dropped the album. “We are very happy with the song, and Jay’s verse is crazy — same with Rihanna’s part,” Stargate member Tor Erik Hermansen explained at the time, adding that the song was a “midtempo banger with hard drums, dirty synths, and Rihanna and Jay at their best.”