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Warner Bros.This Sunday marks the 33rd anniversary of the release of Prince's iconic 1984 album Purple Rain, and today sees the release of the deluxe edition and the deluxe expanded edition of the album. 

As previously reported, the Purple Rain deluxe edition includes two CDs: the original album and a second CD of previously unreleased tracks.  

As for the Purple Rain Deluxe -- Expanded Edition set, fans will get the two CDs that come with the deluxe version, plus a third CD of single edits and B-sides, and a DVD of Prince & The Revolution performing at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, NY, on March 30, 1985 on the Purple Rain tour.

Purple Rain is the sixth best-selling movie soundtrack album in history, having sold more than 22 million units.  

Here are the track lists for both editions: 

Purple Rain Deluxe

Disc One: Original Album (2015 Paisley Park Remaster)
"Let's Go Crazy"
"Take Me With U"
"The Beautiful Ones"
"Computer Blue"
"Darling Nikki"
"When Doves Cry"
"I Would Die 4 U"
"Baby I'm A Star"
"Purple Rain"

Disc Two: From The Vault & Previously Unreleased
"The Dance Electric"
"Love and Sex" 
"Computer Blue" ("Hallway Speech" version)
"Electric Intercourse" (studio)
"Our Destiny / Roadhouse Garden"
"Possessed" (1983 version)
"Wonderful A**"
"Velvet Kitty Cat"
"Katrina's Paper Dolls"
"We Can F***"
"Father's Song"

Purple Rain Deluxe - Expanded Edition
Includes Disc One and Disc Two as Listed Above, plus:

Disc Three: Single Edits & B-Sides
"When Doves Cry" (edit)
"17 Days"
"Let's Go Crazy" (edit)
"Let's Go Crazy" (Special Dance Mix)
"Erotic City"
"Erotic City" ("Make Love Not War Erotic City Come Alive") 
"Purple Rain" (edit)
"God"
"God" (Love Theme From Purple Rain)
"Another Lonely Christmas"
"Another Lonely Christmas" (extended version)
"I Would Die 4 U" (edit)
"I Would Die 4 U" (extended version)
"Baby I'm A Star" (edit)
"Take Me With U" (edit)

DVD: Prince And The Revolution, Live at the Carrier Dome, Syracuse, NY, March 30, 1985
"Let's Go Crazy"
"Delirious"
"1999"
"Little Red Corvette" 
"Take Me With U"
"Do Me, Baby"
"Irresistible B****"
"Possessed"
"How Come U Don't Call Me Anymore?"
"Let's Pretend We're Married"
"International Lover"
"God"
"Computer Blue"
"Darling Nikki" 
"The Beautiful Ones"
"When Doves Cry"
"I Would Die 4 U"
"Baby I'm A Star"
"Purple Rain" 

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KARIM SAHIB/AFP/Getty ImagesJanet Jackson is "so happy" to be a mom to her 5-month-old son, Eissa, producer Jimmy Jam tells Entertainment Tonight.

Although Janet and Jimmy are now apart from one another, both in and outside the studio, they manage to catch up on each others' lives with some quality FaceTime over the phone.  

"I get FaceTime [calls] at like two in the morning, usually when I'm wrapping up in the studio," says Jimmy.  

"It's always just Eissa [on FaceTime], [Janet]'s in the background somewhere. He's the cutest baby in the history of babies." 

Jimmy, along with music partner Terry Lewis, has crafted numerous hits for Janet throughout her career, including "Miss You Much," "Any Time, Any Place," and "Control." 

Jimmy also reveals that he's given Janet some very valuable advice about motherhood and the positive effect it can have on her as an artist.

"I told her that when you have a baby, it's going to be a whole different inspiration for you. A whole different reservoir of creativity, of cadence, of love, and all these things that have always been with you but it doesn't really come out until [you become a parent]. She's recognizing that," says Jimmy.

Jackson is currently preparing for her upcoming State of the World Tour. She's also in the midst of a custody battle with estranged-husband Wissam Al Mana.

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Barry Brecheisen/WireImageHe may have dodged the red carpet, but Eminem still showed up to the Defiant Ones premiere Thursday night in Los Angeles, according to Variety.   

The Defiant Ones is a four-part HBO documentary takes an in-depth look at the lives of Dr. Dre and Interscope Records co-founder Jimmy Iovine, through the eyes of those who've worked with them over the years, such as Snoop Dogg and Bruce Springsteen

Considering Eminem's long history with Dr. Dre, and the fact that he's signed to Interscope Records, it's no wonder the rapper made a rare public appearance.  

Many other celebrities attended the star-studded event as well, including Kendrick Lamar, Sean "Diddy" Combs and Pharrell Williams

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ABC/Randy HolmesSprite's first-ever music video features rapper Vince Staples for his song "Rain Come Down." The track comes from his newly-released album, Big Fish Theory.  

The visual shows Vince, and guest Ty Dolla $ign, in a desert where they could really use some rain, and direction to find their way back home.  

Throughout the clip, Vince keeps an empty Sprite glass bottle with him, which eventually guides Vince to a diner filled with people and a glass of Sprite for him to drink.  

Vince is one the soda brand's latest ambassadors. Lyrics from his track "Norf Norf" will be showcased, for a limited time, on Sprite cans as a part of the "Summer Sprite Cold Lyrics Series" campaign, which also includes lyrics from songs by Lil Yachty, D.R.A.M.Vic Mensa, Kamaiyah and Kap G

Big Fish Theory, featuring appearances by Kendrick Lamar, Ray JA$AP Rocky and more, is out now via the usual digital platforms.  

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ABC/Randy HolmesUh oh -- did Mariah Carey drop some diva-like behavior on the set of Will Farrell's upcoming flick, The House, that cost her a cameo in the movie? 

According to a now-deleted post from actor Cedric Yarbrough, captured by RhymeswithSnitch, Mimi started off on the wrong foot by allegedly arriving between three or four hours late.  

But that's not all. 

Cedric, who plays a character named Reggie Henderson in the film, wrote, "While we waited the director & team had the idea of doing a stunt that Mariah's body double would do now & bring in Mariah to match it."

"They do the stunt. All goes well. When Mariah finally showed up she refused to match the stunt. 'Darling, I would never do it that way...'. I heard her say those exact words." 

Yarbrough continued, "She then requested a large fan for her hair to be blown around and a camera that would be above her, basically a crane shot. This last was unprofessional & borderline abusive to our director, who tried his best to appease her every wish."  

According to Yarbrough, he didn't even mention "the worst part."  

He ends his message writing, "This kind of behavior should be called out for what it is. I miss 'I had a vision of love' Mariah. Be a damn professional."  

According to IMDB, Mimi's latest movie roles include the voice of Mayor McCaskill in 2017's The LEGO Batman Movie and the voice of Older Mariah in Mariah Carey's All I Want for Christmas Is You. She also starred as "Kitty" in an episode of Empire last year.  

The singer is gearing up to go on the road with Lionel Richie for their All the Hits concert tour, beginning in July. 

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Wyclef Jean; Heads MusicA brand new season of Unsung returns this summer.  

As in previous seasons, a select group of artists and their rise to stardom will be highlighted on the hit music television series

Wyclef Jean's story kicks things off on the first episode airing July 9 at 9 p.m. ET, followed by Jagged Edge's episode that same night at 10 p.m. ET., according to Billboard.

Ice-TShaniceSwitchMarvin Sapp and The Dramatics will also have episodes dedicated to their careers as well.  

Past episodes have included a look at the careers of XscapeDeBarge and Phyllis Hyman and Stacy Lattisaw

Tune in Sunday, July 9 for the premiere of the 11th season of Unsung. 

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ABC/Image Group LAThe Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has announced the Hollywood Walk of Fame class of 2018, and the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul, Mary J. Blige, is being honored with a star, as are nearby Long Beach's own Snoop Dogg, and star of record and screen Ice T.

No dates have been set yet for any of the ceremonies for the new honorees, but they must be scheduled within two years.

Also receiving stars will be Empire's Taraji P. Henson, Scandal producer Shonda Rhimes and the late comedian Bernie Mac.

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Courtesy of BETThe 2017 BET Awards kick off this Sunday from L.A.'s Microsoft Theater, a ton of A-list talent is expected to perform and present trophies, including Mary J. Blige, DJ KhaledChris BrownMigos and Future.  

One of the honorees, Johnny Gill, along with his New Edition bandmates, will receive the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award, which he says he just can't believe.

"All the guys are truly excited that we've done this 34 years and to finally be acknowledged for the long history of work that we've been putting in...no words can explain or describe this," he says.  

"This whole year has just been insane." 

Insane sounds about right, as New Edition, who first burst onto the scene in 1983 with their debut album Candy Girl, experienced a whole new resurgence in popularity thanks to the release of their super-successful BET biopic, The New Edition Story.

Gill says of the biopic, "We were beyond surprised, because we had a feeling it would do well. But we just didn't have an idea it would do what it did. Almost 30 million viewers. Unbelievable." 

The host of the BET Awards is SNL's Leslie Jones, who predicts that the gala will be "crazy," is "looking forward to seeing" and meeting New Edition herself on Sunday.

"I'm looking forward to seeing all of the performers, actually, that they have on there," she says.

As for the nominees, Beyoncé goes into the awards with the most nods: seven in all.  Bruno Mars has five nods, followed by SolangeChance the Rapper and Migos, who each have four.  

In addition, Chance the Rapper will receive the Humanitarian Award.  

Tune in to find out who wins at the BET Awards, live this Sunday, June 25 at 8 p.m. ET on BET. 

Here's a complete list of nominees:

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
Beyoncé
Kehlani
Mary J. Blige
Rihanna
Solange

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Bruno Mars
Chris Brown
The Weeknd
Trey Songz
Usher

Best Group
2 Chainz & Lil Wayne
A Tribe Called Quest
Fat Joe & Remy Ma
Migos
Rae Sremmurd

Best Collaboration
Beyoncé Ft. Kendrick Lamar -- "Freedom"
Chance The Rapper Ft. 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne -- "No Problem"
Chris Brown Ft. Gucci Mane & Usher -- "Party"
Dj Khaled Ft. Beyoncé & Jay Z -- "Shining"
Migos Ft. Lil Uzi Vert -- "Bad and Boujee"
Rae Sremmurd Ft. Gucci Mane -- "Black Beatles"

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
Big Sean
Chance The Rapper
Drake
Future
Cole
Kendrick Lamar

Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
Cardi B
Missy Elliott
Nicki Minaj
Remy Ma
Young M.A.

Video of the Year
Beyoncé -- "Sorry"
Big Sean -- "Bounce Back"
Bruno Mars -- "24k Magic"
Migos Ft. Lil Uzi Vert -- "Bad And Boujee"
Solange -- "Cranes in the Sky"

Video Director of the Year
Benny Boom -- Kehlani. “Crzy”
Bruno Mars & Jonathan Lia -- Bruno Mars. “That’s What I Like”
Director X -- Zayn Malik. “Like I Would”
Hype Williams -- Tyga. “Gucci Snakes Ft. Desiigner”
Kahlil Joseph & Beyoncé Knowles-Carter. -- Beyoncé “Sorry”

Best New Artist
21 Savage
Cardi B
Chance The Rapper
Khalid
Young M.A.

Album of the Year
24k Magic -- Bruno Mars
4 Your Eyez Only -- J. Cole
A Seat at the Table -- Solange
Coloring Book -- Chance The Rapper
Lemonade -- Beyoncé

Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award
Cece Winans -- "Never Have to Be Alone"
Fantasia Ft. Tye Tribbett --" I Made It"
Kirk Franklin Ft. Sarah Reeves, Tasha Cobbs & Tamela Mann -- "My World Needs You"
Lecrae -- "Can’t Stop Me Now (Destination) "
Tamela Mann -- "God Provides"

Best Actress
Gabrielle Union
Issa Rae
Janelle Monáe
Taraji P. Henson
Viola Davis

Best Actor
Bryshere Y. Gray
Denzel Washington
Donald Glover
Mahershala Ali
Omari Hardwick

Youngstars Award
Ace Hunter
Caleb Mclaughlin
Jaden Smith
Marsai Martin
Yara Shahidi

Best Movie
Fences
Get Out
Hidden Figures
Moonlight
The Birth of a Nation

Sportswoman of the Year Award
Gabby Douglas
Serena Williams
Simone Biles
Skylar Diggins
Venus Williams

Sportsman of the Year Award
Cam Newton
Lebron James
Odell Beckham Jr.
Russell Westbrook
Stephen Curry

Centric Award
Fantasia -- "Sleeping with the One I Love"
Kehlani -- "Distraction"
Mary J. Blige -- "Thick of It"
Solange -- "Cranes in the Sky"
Syd -- "All About Me"
Yuna -- "Crush Ft. Usher"

Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award
Beyoncé -- "Sorry"
Bruno Mars -- "24k Magic"
Drake -- "Fake Love"
Migos Ft. Lil Uzi Vert -- "Bad And Boujee"
Rae Sremmurd Ft. Gucci Mane --" Black Beatles"
The Weeknd Ft. Daft Punk -- "Starboy"

Best International Act: Europe
Booba (France)
Mhd (France)
Craig David (UK)
Emeli Sandé (UK)
Giggs (UK)
Skepta (UK)
Stormzy (UK)
Wiley (UK)

Best International Act: Africa
Aka (South Africa)
Babes Wodumo (South Africa)
Davido (Nigeria)
Nasty C (South Africa)
Stonebwoy (Ghana)
Tekno (Nigeria)
Wizkid (Nigeria)
Mr Eazi (Nigeria)

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David Becker/Getty Images via ABCIt definitely wasn't "just a dream" for music mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs.

Ahead of his documentary Can't Stop, Won't Stop: The Bad Boy Story, about the life and times of his successful entertainment company, Combs says his film offers more than just a story about a rap label.

"This is really only like a chapter of the movie, but it's really an introduction," Combs tells ABC Radio.  

"I really look at it more as an introduction and a real life exposé on how we really are."

The doc, which will be released exclusively on Apple Music on Sunday, provides a history lesson on both Sean Combs and his Bad Boy label.  

That lesson includes a glimpse into Combs' artist life -- with appearances from Jay-ZFaith Evans and Lil Kim -- his early beginnings at Uptown records, and even the tragic death of his best friend, Biggie Smalls.

Puff believes that the film will also serve as a type of decoder for those interested in understanding the evolution of black and hip-hop culture.

"So it's really like educational tool -- like hieroglyphics," he explains.

Can't Stop, Won't Stop: The Bad Boy Story also stars on camera commentary from music moguls Clive DavisJimmy Iovine, and singer Mary J. Blige

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Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for SpikeIt looks like Jay Z may have a promising career as a writer.  

Last week, TIME magazine published an article written by Hova, and now he's written a guest column for The Hollywood Reporter calling for the development of more onscreen projects geared towards social justice.

He writes, "The power of one voice is strong, but when it comes to social justice, the power of our collective voices is unstoppable. Now is the time to recognize that through our voices, we really can effect change."

Jay uses the example of the Spike TV docuseries, Time: The Kalief Browder Story, which he co-produced, to strengthen his argument,

"It is up to us to continue to amplify his story so that we can save a generation of kids from the same fate," the rapper writes of Browder.

"His is the kind of story that you can't ignore, and people are starting to see that what happened to him is not an isolated case. We need to be the ones who fix it." 

Kalief Browder was a former Bronx high school student who was incarcerated for three years on New York's Rikers Island for allegedly stealing a backpack.  

Browder committed suicide two years after his release from jail. 

In his column, Jay continues, "My hope is for my next documentary, Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story, to create a similar conversation that leads to change and helps keep our children safe. And it's an honor to have the support of Trayvon's family in telling the story."

Rest In Power: The Trayvon Martin Story is scheduled to debut on the Paramount Network next year.  

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David Becker/Getty Images via ABCDon't expect Kelly Rowland to answer any questions about Beyoncé and Jay-Z's new twins for the time being.  

A video of the singer, captured via a Kelly Rowland fan site, shows a mystery woman asking Kelly about the Carter Twins, which the couple still has not confirmed have officially arrived.  

In the visual, Kelly is seen silently smiling as the woman presses a red button that gives several "No" responses to questions about the babies.  

There is very little information about Bey and Jay's new bundles of joy, despite numerous unconfirmed reports about their gender, their names and their health.  

Us Weekly previously reported that Bey gave birth to a boy and a girl. 

Of course, Beyonce's father Mathew Knowles did post a note welcoming the twins, but again, there's been no official statement or confirmation. 

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Getty Images via ABCIf there's one girl who can help a guy get over a breakup, it's Rihanna.

The "We Found Love" singer recently gave some valuable advice to a male fan brave enough to send her a private message on social media. 

The fan asked, "Hey Robs...how did you get over your first heartbreak? I've been struggling."

Riri responded by writing, "Just believe that the heartbreak was a gift in itself! Cry if you have to, but it won't be forever!" 

She continued, "You will find love again, and it will be even more beautiful! In the meantime enjoy all that YOU are!!!!" 

Rihanna's heartfelt message, which the fan then posted on Twitter, has now been liked over 17,000 times. 

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Leon Bennett/WireImageEarlier this week, Prodigy, best known one-half of iconic hip hop duo Mobb Deep, died at the age of 42, possibly due to complications from sickle cell anemia.  

His Mobb Deep partner Havoc now admits that when he first got the news, he thought it was a rumor.

Havoc tells TMZ in a video clip that he received the news on the day of his son's graduation and couldn't believe it.  

As he recalls, "I know that he's in the hospital, but come on, I know he's not dead. He go to the hospital all the time. I was really laughing, to be honest with you."  

But after speaking with Prodigy's road manager who, Havoc remembers, was crying at the time, the rapper knew that Prodigy's death wasn't just a "weird rumor." 

Explaining why he wasn't worried about his friend at first, Havoc explains that he and Prodigy had been dealing with the latter's disease for 20 years.

"He goes to the hospital. Stays in for like three days. Maybe five tops. And he get back better than he out, so it wasn't like nothing to be like, 'Oh my God, he's crazy sick,'" Havoc tells TMZ. "Sometimes he has sickle cell crises."

"I'm still just f***** up. I can't even listen to 'Shook Ones' or any song," he adds.

Mobb Deep released eight albums during their career, including their 1995 collection The Infamous, which was their breakthrough.

Their song, "Shook Ones," the lead single from that album, was dubbed one of the 50 greatest hip-hop songs of all time by Rolling Stone magazine. 

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ABC RadioThe wait is almost over: TLC's fifth and final album, TLC, arrives on June 30.

And the group's T-Boz and Chili of the legendary group can't thank their loyal fans enough for helping them finance the project via Kickstarter.

Co-executive producer of TLCRon Fair, tells Billboard, "It's only the music industry that creates walls that trap artists into these paradigms where you can't do this or that."  

"The Kickstarter thing was a tremendous validation that none of that matters anymore."  

But T-Boz says that getting around to actually releasing the project was a whole other story.

"Child, dealing with writers and producers is like dealing with a whole room of kids," she tells Billboard. "Once you finally figure it out, the singing part is cool."   

In true TLC fashion, the album will tackle social issues. For example, their new song, "Perfect Girls," takes on the same topic the group's hit "Unpretty" covered years ago. 

"All the Instagram models, I'm like, 'Wow, that girl doesn't really look anything like that,'" says T-Boz.  

"These little girls are chasing something they'll never achieve."

In addition to releasing the new album, T-Boz and Chili will be headlining the I Love The '90s -- The Party Continues Tour, kicking off July 7 in Everett, WA.  

For more information on tickets, head over to ILlovethe90sTour.com

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Ethan Miller/Getty Images via ABCDrake's new song "Signs" officially dropped Thursday during the Louis Vuitton Spring/Summer men's fashion show for Paris Fashion Week.  

It appears to have been inspired by the same dancehall-inspired beats that made tunes like "One Dance" and "Controlla" such smash hits.  

You can listen to the track on the Louis Vuitton website, where a clip of the fashion show is available to view.  

Drake is scheduled to host the first-ever NBA Awards airing Monday, June 26 at 9 p.m. ET on TNT. 

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Joey RosadoNaturi Naughton is showing us just how beautiful pregnancy can be in her Essence baby bump photo spread.

In an intimate photo shoot with her partner Ben, Naughton shows off her bare belly with color coordinated outfits and body paint.  

The soon-to-be first-time mother tells the magazine that pregnancy suits her.

“I feel really happy; pregnancy has been good to me,” Naughton says.  

“I’m in love, I’m looking forward to just sharing this next level of life. My whole life has been about working and being in the girl group and being on stage and being an actress, but now I get to really enjoy a bigger purpose, which is motherhood, so I’m really excited.”

In additional to her upcoming bundle of joy -- a baby girl -- Naughton is also gearing up for an exciting new season of her hit Starz drama, Power.  

The actress reveals that she's "excited" to showcase both of her talents as a singer and actress on the show.

"There's this episode further down the road. Second half of the season you'll get to see me singing," Naturi told ABC Radio. "You get to see me with a love interest. You'll get to see just some other sides." 

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ABC RadioTLC's fifth and final album, TLC, arrives next Friday.  

It's also the group's first release since third member Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes was killed in a car accident in 2002.  

Even so, members T-Boz and Chili tell E! News that we can expect to hear the late artist's vocals in an interlude track on the disc.

"It's her talking. It's from an interview," T-Boz confirmed. "We took some live music and played under it and made it a beat. It's the essence of Lisa that you remember her for. The live, the funky, the spunky." 

Why did TLC wait fifteen years top drop a new album?  

"Timing is everything." T-Boz explained, "The fans were urging and asking so we did it. It just felt right, so we went for it. Why not?"

The disc was made possible via money donated by fans on Kickstarter. More than 4,000 people, including some very famous names such as Katy PerryNew Kids on the Block and Bette Midler, helped raise over $430,000 for the completion of the studio project.  

"We could not believe that," said Chili. "We broke records for the biggest campaign in two days," added T-Boz.  

T-Boz continued, "It was amazing 'cause we were really skeptical about doing it in the first place and then when our manager brought it to us. And he explained the freedom that we can have and how we could do it in a fun way with rewards."  

TLC drops everywhere June 30. You can catch TLC as headliners on the I Love The '90s -- The Party Continues Tour, kicking off July 7 in Everett, WA.  

For more information on tickets, head over to ILlovethe90sTour.com

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Since this April, former Destiny's Child member LaTavia Roberson teased fans with forthcoming arrival of her first-ever single as a solo artist.  

But who would have thought she would release an EDM track? 

LaTavia announced her new song on Instagram, writing "Lovers, @bipolarbeatz and I had a kick a** time in the studio, doing something amazing. Upcoming Promo track "Best Time of Your Life" will be released this Friday and available for streaming!!!"   

On Twitter, she also clarifies that the tune is "not a single. Just a promo track."

In an interview with People magazine last year, Roberson told the publication she "never left Destiny's Child" in 2000, adding, "That is something that people say. But who would leave Destiny's Child? That's crazy! I was dismissed from the group."  

Her memoir, I Am LaTavia. My Story. My Destiny., is scheduled for release later this year.

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Gucci Mane; ABC/Heidi GutmanFollowing the massive success of their collaboration on "Party," Gucci Mane and Chris Brown have reunited for Gucci's latest track, "Tone It Down."

Even though Chris' vocals are only heard on the song's chorus, Breezy's presence is enough to give Gucci's new release a formidable boost.  

"Tone It Down" arrives less than a month after Gucci's DropTopWop mixtape release.  

Meanwhile, Chris' forthcoming Heartbreak on a Full Moon double album is slated to arrive later this summer. 

Both Gucci and Chris are performing at the BET Awards, airing live this Sunday, June 25. 

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ABC/ Jeff NeiraTransformers: The Last Knight is out in theaters today -- and noticeably absent from the fifth installment is Tyrese Gibson.

The actor, who played Robert Epps in the original 2007 film, along with its sequels Revenge of the Fallen and Dark of the Moon, says he's disappointed he wasn't able to be in the latest installment.

"Honestly guys I'm pretty bummed out - there is no bigger #fanboy of #Transformers than me!" Gibson wrote on his Instagram as a caption to a series of photos of him on the Transformers set. 

"I'm sorry to tell you I've been saying it for a while now I'm NOT in T5 and I'm actually bummed out about it trust me - director @MichaelBay went out of his way to bring back me and Josh to surprise the fans and I was PUMPED!!!!" he continued.  

"Then the reality kicked in we were shooting #F8 at the same time they were shooting #T5 and the schedule just got screwed.." #F8 is this year's spring movie blockbuster, Fate of the Furious.

Gibson added, "I'm going to see the film but just wanted you guys to know I'm not in it...Love you guys always!!! GO see the movie!!!!!"

Last month, Tyrese revealed that a sequel to another of his films is in the works.  

"Sequel to Baby Boy coming soon…," he captioned a clip of him watching a scene from film, which featured Taraji P. Henson. "#BabyBoyComingOfAge shout to @johnsingleton." 

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