Lauryn Hill sentence pushed back
Florence Anthony | 5/31/2013, 11:34 a.m.
Lauryn Hill just bought herself a couple of weeks of freedom. The songstress was to be sentenced to prison time on April 22 after pleading guilty to not filing tax returns for 2005-2007. However, the sentencing was moved to May 6 to give Hill time to repay a portion of her $968,000 tax debt.
Hill's attorney said the singer recently signed a $1 million recording deal with Sony and that she is also planning to take out a $650,000 loan to put toward the bill. While Hill faces several years in prison, she and her attorney have asked the judge to put her on probation so that she can continue to work and care for her children .
After not being photographed together for three weeks, Kanye West and his pregnant baby-mama-to-be, Kim Kardashian, were spotted together on April 22 in the Soho section of Manhattan. The coosome twosome was staying at the Trump Soho hotel. Meanwhile, rumor has it that John Q. Public shouldn't be so hard on West's absence. It's being reported that the rapper has been spending upwards of $100,000 on private jets from Paris to Los Angeles to be with Kardashian for her doctor's visits. West is currently recording his next album in the City of Lights ...
Life with La Toya Jackson is very busy. In between episodes of her hit OWN reality series, Jackson breezed into New York City for the premiere of "Dancing in Jaffa," which she executive produced, at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 20. Jackson was especially excited when she turned around and saw actor James Franco sitting behind her in the audience.
Jackson said, "He told me: 'I loved your movie. It's a great story," "Dancing in Jaffa" revolves around Palestinians and Israelis in the Middle East coming together after watching their children learn to ballroom dance together. Meanwhile, the debut of "Life With La Toya" had record-breaking ratings on OWN, with 1.5 million viewers tuning in. The show airs Saturday nights at 10:30 p.m. Aside from her show, La Toya Jackson is also executive producing five other reality series .
Miracles can happen at any time. Just ask celebrity fitness expert Jillian Michaels. The proud mom of a newly adopted toddler from Haiti, Michaels recently appeared on "The Wendy Williams Show" and joked about little Lukensia and her quest for great haircare products for little ones. Lo and behold, the good folks at Dr. Miracle's stepped in and sent Michaels a beautiful gift basket with their latest nourishing line of shampoos, conditioners and treatments for people of color. They have something for everybody, so check it out for yourself at www.drmiracles.com .