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Welcome Back 'Punk'd' - Its Most Memorable Moments

4/27/2015 8:08pm EDT
10 Best 'Punk'd' Moments And Pranks
Fans of temporary celebrity misery, rejoice! ‘Punk’d,’ the holy grail of superstar pranks, is finally coming back to television after a three year hiatus.

The show’s initial run lasted from 2003 until 2007, where it briefly returned for a season in 2012. Now, it’s being revived on BET, and while no real information is known about it yet, it’s said to reveal a better behind-the-scenes look into the pranks at hand.

Regardless of who will be pranked or if previous host Ashton Kutcher is even going to be involved, the return of ‘Punk’d’ is bound to drive celebrities insane, just like it has s...

10 Songs That Should Never Be Played In Your Car With The Windows Down

5/25/2013 12:06pm EDT
Bow Wow
Spring is finally in full swing, and that means that it’s prime season for driving around with the windows in your car down, blasting whatever music you enjoy playing loudly and annoying others with. There are a few songs that you should avoid playing while the windows are down at all costs, however:

10. “Bow Wow” Lil Bow Wow

Apparently, Lil’ Bow Wow is just Bow Wow now. Well, hopefully when he lost the Lil’ moniker, he also lost this song with it. Easily one of the worst rap songs ever, even considering the fact that it was sung by a child, this song should not be played by anyone anyw...

Bow Wow's Twitter Account Hacked By Rapper, Demands $10,000

8/22/2012 3:24pm EDT
Bow Wow
Hip-hop star Bow Wow has been targeted by an aspirant rapper who hacked into his account on, demanded $10,000, and ordered fans to download his music.

The mystery cyber-crook broke into the Like You hit-maker's page on the site on Tuesday and bombarded the star's 2.3 million followers with more than a dozen messages.

He ordered them to download his mix tape and insisted he would only stop the hack attack once he had reached a download limit and was given $10,000.

Bosses at Bow Wow's record label Universal Republic even contacted the hacker directly via Twitter's message sy...

Rapper Bow Wow Sued By French Porn Star

8/1/2012 2:22pm EDT
Bow Wow
A French porn star is suing rapper Bow Wow over allegations he used film footage of her dance moves in his music video without permission.

Celine 'Katsuni' Tran claims she appeared as a club dancer in a promo for French band Electronic Conspiracy, but the clips showing her in action were allegedly taken and used in Bow Wow's video for the remix of his track Drank in My Cup, which was released in April.

Tran has filed suit against the 25 year old and his record label bosses at Universal Music Group for publicity rights violations, unfair business practices, false association and unjust e...

Bow Wow Laughs Off Arrest Warrant

2/6/2012 3:37pm EST
Bow Wow
Rapper/actor Bow Wow is unfazed by reports he's a wanted man after a Georgia judge released an order for police to arrest him on sight over the weekend.

The Like You hit-maker, real name Shad Moss, is charged with being in contempt after failing to obey a 2009 Tennessee court order demanding he hand over almost $100,000 to a tour bus company to settle an unpaid bill.

The firm's bosses took the case to Georgia, where Bow Wow now lives, to enforce the order and a judge recently told state law officials to take the star into custody until he could produce documents and information regardin...

Bow Wow Owes $126,000 In Overdue Taxes

1/30/2012 9:29am EST
Bow Wow
Bow Wow is facing a massive tax bill after allegedly failing to hand over more than $126,000 in payments over the last several years.

The hip-hop star, real name Shad Gregory Moss, was first hit with a tax lien in Florida for reportedly neglecting to pay $91,106 during 2006.

However, the star's money woes are now continuing to mount - a tax lien filed in Georgia on January 9 alleges Bow Wow owes $15,280 in unpaid taxes from 2008 and an additional $19,701 for 2010, according to

IRS Claims Bow Wow Didn't Pay His Taxes

11/28/2011 8:54am EST
Bow Wow
Rapper Bow Wow has been accused of failing to pay a hefty tax bill dating back to 2006.

A tax lien for the sum of $91,105.61 was recently filed against the hitmaker by Internal Revenue Service (IRS) officials in Florida, reports

The 24 year old, real name Shad Moss, isn't the only hip-hop star to fall behind on his tax payments - Snoop Dogg, Lil Wayne and Nas have all previously fallen foul of tax authorities.

Bow Wow Thankful For Fans' Overwhelming Support

7/7/2011 9:55pm EDT
Bow Wow
Rapper/actor Bow Wow has been left overwhelmed by the outpouring of support he's received from fans after opening up about the struggles he has faced in recent months and his life as a new dad.

The 24 year old welcomed baby daughter Shai Moss with his ex-girlfriend Joie Chavis last month, but he kept quiet about the news until this week, when he published an open letter online, gushing about his newborn.

In the note, he claimed his "lil girl" has made him realize his role in life and her arrival helped him overcome a very dark period in his life.

Bow Wow's blog was flooded wi...

Bow Wow Has Baby Girl

7/4/2011 12:30pm EDT
Bow Wow
Rapper Bow Wow has become a first-time father. The hitmaker, real name Shad Moss, welcomed daughter Shai Moss with his ex-girlfriend, hip-hop video vixen Joie Chavis, in early June, according to

The 24 year old has yet to publicly talk about becoming a dad after months of keeping the baby news secret, but he has posted a number of messages on Twitter in recent weeks, hinting about the newborn.

After appearing to visit little Shai, he wrote, "This is da (sic) worst part Leaving you. Right now u dont (sic) understand but later on u will. Time to go out n (sic) get it (make...

The Game's Twitter Account Hacked

6/6/2011 11:39am EDT
The Game
Rapper The Game was left fuming last week when hackers took over his Twitter account and posted a series of joke messages.

Internet pranksters broke into The Game's page on the social networking site and uploaded a number of fake posts, with messages such as "I'm gay as hell" and "I like boys."

The jokers also sent a number of rude 'Tweets' to The Game's famous friends including Bow Wow and Lil Wayne.

The Game regained control of the account on Friday and warned the pranksters not to hack his page again.

He wrote, "Give me my Twitter back b**ch... Nice try motherf**kers... (You have)...

Celebrity Birthdays - March 9, 2011

3/9/2011 3:00am EST
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Happy Birthday to:

Rapper Bow Wow (1987)

Rapper Chingy (1980)

"Webster" star Emmanuel Lewis (1971)

French actress Juliette Binoche (1964)

"Dogma" actress Linda Fiorentino (1960)

Singer Jeffrey Osborne (1948)

"Addams Family" actor Raul Julia (1940; d. 1994)

Country singer Mickey Gilley (1937)

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Check Out 'Lottery Ticket' On DVD, Blu-ray, On Demand & Download

11/17/2010 7:50am EST
Lottery Ticket
Kevin Carson (Bow Wow) has just won $370 million in the Mondo Millions Lottery. But the Lottery Claim Office is closed for a long holiday weekend, so before he can collect, Kevin must figure out how to keep a lid on his good fortune and survive the next three days.

As his prize news spreads, Kevin quickly discovers the good, the bad and the ugly in his friends and neighbors. It’s funny what people will do when money is involved – and this free-wheeling comedy has your winning entertainment numbers.

Brandon T. Jackson, Naturi Naughton, Loretta Devine, Ice Cube, Keith David, Terry Crews, ...

Bow Wow Tweets About Suicidal Tendencies

11/8/2010 11:58pm EST
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Rapper Bow Wow has sparked concerns for his mental state after posting a series of alarming updates on his blog "wishing" he was dead.

The "Like You" hitmaker, real name Shad Moss, admits he experiences some periods of serious depression and suicidal thoughts have crossed his mind.

In a message posted on Saturday, he writes, "I swear i be wishing i was dead sometimes. Because i feel like that's the only way ill (sic) get peace.

"People don't know me man. Yall don't... start looking at Shad. Not Bow wow. F**k Bow. I go through s**t daily. I'm Just like yall (sic)."

And the 23...

Chris Brown Sings Kanye West's Song About Being A Douchebag

10/11/2010 8:56am EDT
Chris Brown
Chris Brown stunned revelers at a New York City nightclub during a recent night out, after delivering an impromptu performance of Kanye West's self-loathing new song, "Runaway."

Brown was partying with R&B singer Trey Songz and rappers Bow Woww and Ja Rule at Manhattan's Marquee nightclub for the 10th anniversary party of BET's show 106th and Park on Friday night.

He stunned the star-studded crowd when he took the mic and began spitting lyrics to West's "Runaway," inspired by the rapper's fallout from last year's MTV Video Music Awards, which saw him storm the stage during Taylor Swift's ...

Trailer Talk: This Week In Movies - 'Nanny McPhee Returns,' 'Piranha 3D' & More

8/16/2010 9:36am EDT
Nanny McPhee
Comparing last week’s films “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World,” and “The Expendables,” I personally prefer Edgar Wright’s comedy to Stallone’s attempt at an action spectacular. For me “Scott Pilgrim” is the perfect combination of fight scenes, video game references, rock music, and sarcastic humor. If you have not read my review of it yet, check it out here.

“The Expendables” lacks the very minimal character development I think belongs in an action movie. Giant questions remain unanswered such as who these people are, why they are friends, what they have been through together, and why the...

Brandon T. Jackson Annoyed By Bow Wow's Tweeting

8/9/2010 4:30pm EDT
Brandon T. Jackson
Funnyman Brandon T. Jackson struggled to film his most dramatic scenes with Bow Wow for upcoming comedy Lottery Ticket - because the rapper was constantly tweeting fans in between takes.

The Tropic Thunder comedian was eager to impress fans with his dramatic acting skills in the new role. However, the Girlfriend hit-maker-turned-actor made it hard for Jackson to remain in character - because the set was flooded with Bow Wow's fans as soon as the rapper posted updates about his whereabouts on

Jackson says, "He likes to tweet on set. I'm trying to be in the scene, I'm trying ...

T.I. Has A Second, Star-Studded Wedding

8/2/2010 8:20am EDT
Rap superstar T.I. celebrated his nuptials with new wife Tameka 'Tiny' Cottle with a second wedding off the coast of Miami, Florida on Saturday, a day after exchanging vows in a courthouse ceremony.

The "Live Your Life" hitmaker, real name Clifford Harris, Jr., made his nine-year relationship with Cottle official on Friday with a low-key event at a Miami Beach court.

But the formal procedure was just the start of an elaborate three-day wedding celebration - the couple married again in a more traditional ceremony on Star Island on Saturday, in front of a star-studded crowd with guests incl...