1. A fake Sisqo was sitting front row at New York Fashion Week, posing for photos, and made his way into fashion parties
A Sisqo imposter had been at fashion week with his “assistant” and was overheard bragging that he had been performing at “Up&Down” in the city until 5AM.
The fake Sisqo was revealed while trying to find his way onto a New Yorker’s private jet after having to give his passport info for the flight.
The fake Sisqo, Gavin Barnes told Page Six: “I never said I was Sisqó. People thought I was him, and that wasn’t cool.”
Meanwhile, the real Sisqo is on tour in Las Vegas, but had been commenting on Instagram photos of the Sisqo imposter at fashion week saying: “Datz not me”
2. People are apparently concerned about Nick Cannon’s Mental Health
Nick Cannon had suddenly quit his job as host of “America’s Got Talent” earlier this week, and he’s now fired some of his longtime advisors.
Cannon recently spent several weeks in the hospital due to complication from lupus, and has been posting on social media about depression and pain. Plus, insiders say that star has gotten very into religion, wearing robes and a turban, and referring to himself as Reverend Dr. Cannon.
Cannon said of “America’s Got Talent” on facebook: “I cannot see myself returning…NBC believed that I was in breach of contract because I had disparaged their brand.”
He had previously joked in a Showtime special that the show took away his black card for wanting his comedy routine to be palatable with white audiences.
3. Chance the Rapper is turning down $10 Million Dollar advances from record labels
Chance the Rapper, who won a Grammy for Best New Artist this past Sunday has not been signed to a record label, and has been turning offers down.
An insider said: “Every label is still trying to get him. He’s making too much on his own … He was turning down $5 million advances before, and now it’s like $10 million.He may do something with Apple, but not a label per se … He is going to remain independent.”
4. Ralph Lauren used 100,000 live orchids as a backdrop for his fashion show
Ralph Lauren covered the walls of his Madison Avenue store with the orchids for his show in New York Fashion Week Wednesday.
The flowers within the store will actually remain up until Monday.
Also, the runway for the show actually took up two floors of the store, causing models to navigate a curving stone staircase.
5. The members of NSYNC will be reuniting to receive their star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame sometime this year
Lance Bass said Wednesday on Entertainment Tonight that they’ll all be at the Walk of Fame to receive their star, saying: “We just have to decide on a date. We’re terrible at planning things.”
He also said that the group will be releasing a vinyl edition of their holiday album “Home for Christmas” for its 20th anniversary.
Lance Bass went on to say: “We’re five guys, so for us to make a decision about anything is really hard, so we just need to do it,”
6. Jaden Smith is apparently living large in his new $4 Million Dollar mansion in Hidden Hills
Neighbors have said that Jaden Smith has already turned the quiet gated community into his “own personal kingdom”
A longtime resident said to Daily Mail: ‘He has a sense of entitlement, bravado. He doesn’t care if security reprimands him or gives him a warning,’
One possible reason Jaden may have taken a liking to Hidden Hills is his friend Kylie Jenner living just a mile away from his mansion.
7. A lawsuit against Ellen DeGeneres for mocking realtor Titi Pierce’s name on her show was tossed out of court
DeGeneres was being sued for making a joke about Titi’s first name, pronouncing it tit-ee, instead of the correct pronunciation “tee-tee.”
The case was thrown out of court as the judge said: “there is nothing demonstrably false in pronouncing it with “i” as DeGeneres did.”