Posted by | Ray Cornelius
After thrilling audiences at last week’s Revel opening, Beyoncé is moving on to her next adventure. According to Deadline.com, the singer is about to flex her acting muscles and star in her first animated feature called Epic.
Beyoncé will play Queen Tara and joins an all-star cast including Pitbull, Colin Farrell and Steven Tyler. The film tells the story of a teenage girl who is magically transported to a secret universe and joins forces with a group of misfits to help save her world. Epic is being brought to theaters by the creators of Ice Age and Rio and will be released on May 24, 2013.
Kanye West is reportedly teamed up with Nike again to release the second installment of his signature sneaker. Nike Air Yeezy II will be available in platinum and black colors.
According to BET.com, the shoes will also have reptilian features including leather quarter panels with an anaconda texture, a spike in the back and hieroglyphics on the shoe’s loop strap which spell out “YZY.”
Hmm, go figure!
The shoes will be available in limited quantities in Nike stores on June 9. West is currently working on his new album, “Cruel Summer.”
The Queen B wants to add some “girl power” to her much anticipated “Return of the Queen” Tour.
The UrbanDaily.com is reporting that Lil Kim may join forces with fellow female MCs Eve and Missy Elliott for a joint tour. Apparently the ladies had a ball when they all performed together a few weeks ago at the Paradise Theatre. If this is true, this is definitely a show you wouldn’t want to miss!
Lil Kim is currently working on a book about her year-long jail experience and is releasing a new single, “Look Like Money” next week.