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Jay Z On Trayvon Martin’s Death, George Zimmerman’s Acquittal: ‘I Was Really Angry’

It’s no secret that Jay Z wasn’t to thrilled with George Zimmerman’s acquittal in the Trayvon Martin shooting case. So when hip-hop journalist Elliott Wilson asked the rapper how he really felt about the whole situation in a recent interview, Hova let it all out.
I was really angry, I didn’t

Gabrielle Chung | July 25, 2013 - 6:30 pm

‘Stand Your Ground’ Florida Boycott List Naming Rihanna, Kanye West, Jay Z Refuted

Stevie Wonder might be the only man who’s still boycotting Florida after all.
As Celebuzz previously reported, American Urban Radio Network White House correspondent April Ryan leaked a list of A-list musicians — including Rihanna, Kanye West and Madonna — allegedly boycotting the sunshine State in protest of its “Stand Your Ground” law in the wake of George Zimmerman’s acquittal for the

Gabrielle Chung | July 23, 2013 - 7:00 pm

Rihanna, Jay Z, Kanye West Join Stevie Wonder’s Florida Boycott Following George Zimmerman Verdict: Report

UPDATE: New information have come to light that many artists named in the list are not part of or have never heard of the boycott. More information on the matter could be found here in Celebuzz’s coverage.
Florida concert ticket sales may be plummeting soon.
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Gabrielle Chung | July 22, 2013 - 7:45 pm

Beyonce and Jay Z Show Their Support for Trayvon Martin at NYC Rally

The king and queen of music had one name on their minds Saturday morning: Trayvon Martin.
One week after a Florida jury acquitted George Zimmerman of murder and manslaughter charges, Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z joined protestors in New York City to kick off a nationwide rally in support of the slain teenager.
Martin’s mother…

Peggy Truong | July 20, 2013 - 2:40 pm

Farrah Abraham Thinks Trayvon Martin Is A Girl, Says She Might Have ‘Met Her Or Something’

We’re guessing the newspaper doesn’t get delivered to Farrah Abraham’s backdoor too often.
The Teen Mom turned porn actress recently appeared on the Matty P’s Radio Happy Hour show to give her two cents regarding the world of current events.
Unfortunately for Abraham, she had no idea who Trayvon Martin — the African-American teen who…

Gabrielle Chung | July 18, 2013 - 6:30 pm

Beyoncé Honors Trayvon Martin During Concert After Learning ‘Not Guilty’ Zimmerman Verdict

Sometimes it’s hard to separate myself from the world of popular culture and take a look at what’s happening around the world. That makes me a little sad, but it’s the truth.
Thankfully it’s 2013 and the celebrities we love to worship are often times just as open to talk politics as they are to…

Jason Marshall | July 14, 2013 - 4:00 pm

George Zimmerman Charged in Death of Trayvon Martin: Stars React On Twitter

UPDATE: A law enforcement spokesperson says Zimmerman has been charged with second degree murder and is in custody.


The law has spoken and now, so are the celebrities.

From Taraji P. Henson to Russell Simmons, Hollywood heavyweights took to Twitter on Wednesday afternoon to react to the news that…

| April 11, 2012 - 3:34 pm