The stars were shining on and off the court at the 2012 NBA All-Star Game. Familiar faces filled out the front row at Orlando’s Amway Center as the NBA’s biggest stars faced off at Sunday’s main event.
Young Money MVPs Lil Wayne and Drake watched one of their own, Nicki Minaj, intro the players before the pink-haired Barb gave her boss a big wet kiss. Weezy, who predicted the West would win, smiled for a photo with Rev. Jesse Jackson and rocked a pair of million-dollar Beats by Dr. Dre headphones covered in Graff Diamonds.
Following his electrifying performance with Pitbull during halftime, Chris Brown grabbed a seat courtside next to Gym Class Heroes frontman Travie McCoy and a flaming red-haired Neon Hitch. Cee Lo Green and National Anthem performer Mary J. Blige were also in the house.
Check out more candid courtside pics below.
Drake has done a few shows over these couple weeks for his Club Paradise tour. Drake yesterday posted some behind the scenes photos of a day in the life of Club Paradise tour. Check out Drake working out, screaming fans, his crew, and even Mama Graham.
Drake and Rihanna went in front of the lens recently to shoot a video for “Take Care,” the title track off Drake’s sophomore album. Yoann Lemoine, who helmed Lana Del Rey’s “Born to Die” and Katy Perry’s “Teenage Dream,” is in the director’s chair.
“Oh by the way I just shot Drake & Rihanna’s ‘Take Care’ video. Beautiful track, amazing artists. EDITING NOW !” Lemoine wrote on Twitter.
The Barbados babe sports blonde locks in the clip, whose concept is being kept under wraps. This is their second video together following the chart-topping “What’s My Name?”
After tons of talk of getting together to create music Canadian’s finest, Drake and Justin Bieber, have finally hit the studio together. The artists’ recent studio session was confirmed by JB’s manager, Scooter Braun, via Twitter. Justin also hinted at a recording session with Drake on Twitter for his Believe album as well.
In the past, Justin revealed that he was working with Drake and Kanye West in an interview with Capital FM.
“I’m working with a lot of cool people. I’m working with Kanye. Drake is gonna work on the album with me and a lot of different artists.”
No word on what Drizzy and Bieber are cooking up, but we’re sure it will be some great music.
Drake was nominated for four Juno Awards this year. The 41st annual Juno Awards will take place on April 1st in Ottawa, Ontario. Also Noah “40″ Shebib was nominated for JACK RICHARDSON PRODUCER OF THE YEAR for Marvins Room. The nominations are as followed:
JUNO FAN CHOICE
ALBUM OF THE YEAR
RAP RECORDING OF THE YEAR
ARTIST OF THE YEAR
The celebrations were in full swing following Sunday’s Super Bowl. On the West Coast, Rihanna was spotted leaving Greystone Manor nightclub in West Hollywood. Sporting long blonde locks, a sheer bodysuit, ripped jeans, and Chanel cap, the sexy singer made her way through the sea of paparazzi to her waiting car. Her ex-boyfriend Chris Brown and “Take Care” collaborator Drake were also posted up in VIP. “What a crazy night?!!” tweeted RiRi.