Country Singer Troy Gentry Dies In Helicopter Crash Hours Before NJ Concert
Troy Gentry half of the country duo singing group, ‘Montgomery Gentry’ has died, he was 50. Gentry was flying in a helicopter to his concert in Medford, NJ. He died along with one of the passengers on the plane, the band announced on ‘Twitter.’ The concert was immediately canceled with a full refund promised for all ticket holders. The other member of the band, Eddie Montgomery was not on the plane, the identity of the other passenger has not been released. The concert was canceled before the identity of Gentry as a victim of the crash was revealed.
The statement from the group read in part, “It is with great sadness that we confirm that Troy Gentry, half of the popular country music duo ‘Montgomery Gentry’ was tragically killed in a helicopter crash today at 1:00 p.m. Today (Friday) in Medford, N.J.” The group was scheduled to perform at the ‘Flying W Airport and Resort in Medford, NJ. The Gentry family thanked fans for all of their well wishes and support, and asked for privacy during this time. The band formed and started recording in the 1990’s.
Theyhad several hits, including one of their biggest, ‘My Town’. Gentry was married twice, his current wife, Angie McClure he married in 1999. The couple had a daughter Kaylee,14. Gentry has an older daughter as well from his first marriage. A few hours before the crash the band too to their ‘Twitter’ account and said they were excited to see all of their fans in Medford, NJ. Gentry’s family is said to be heartbroken and inconsolable. Gentry’s band mate Eddie Montgomery tragically lost his teenage son Hunter Montgomery in 2015 in a grisly accident. The band was set to release a new album this year, no word yet on the future of the as yet untitled album.
Prince George Arrives For First Day Of School As Mother Duchess Kate Misses The Milestone
Prince George,4, the oldest child of Prince William and his wife Kate started school in London today. The little prince was accompanied by his father to start his first of day of school at ‘Thomas Battersea’ in London. The private school cost approximately 30 thousand American dollars a year to attend. The future King of England’s mother Duchess Kate was at home battle-ling morning sickness. The Duchess is currently pregnant with the couple’s third child. Like her prior pregnancies, she is extremely ill, with ‘Hyperemesis Gravidarum’, which is acute morning sickness.
Many Londoners wondered out loud if Kate would be able to accompany George on his special day. Prince William took on the duty of doting father, as George was introduced to the staff at the school. Although all the staffers were seen displaying their best curtsies to the duo, George’s classmates will not be required to do so. He will simply be known as ‘George’ to his peers, and there will be no royal title attached to his name. Prince William introduced his son to his teacher, Helen Haslem, she bowed her head as a sign of respect, but later held George’s hand and escorted him to his classroom.
George was required to have a last name for all of his legal paperwork at the school. His father William and uncle Prince Harry were faced with the same dilemma when they both started school. At the time, they chose the last name of ‘Wales’, which was part of their father’s royal title, ‘Prince of Wales’. Prince William is now officially known as the ‘Duke of Cambridge’. His son George will be legally known as George Cambridge. George looked like the dapper little prince in his school uniform of a dark blue sweater and dark blue shorts.
Third Child On The Way For Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Via Surrogate
Reality star Kim Kardashian,36, and her rapper husband Kanye West,40, will be parents for a third time. West and Kardashian have been looking for a surrogate mother for several months and hired one last month. The woman the couple has hired is now pregnant with the couple’s child, ‘People Magazine’ reports. The couple married since 2014, have two children delivered naturally. Their daughter North West is 4, and son Saint,2. The couple actually hired a surrogacy agency in the Midwest that specializes in acting as a liaison between the surrogate mother and the couple.
Kim Kardashian had several health scares with both prior pregnancies, and was advised by her medical team not to chance a third pregnancy. Kim and Kanye have been extremely involved with the selection process, a source told the magazine. Kim is being extremely hands on with the surrogate even go so far as providing her with her entire diet. The couple want the baby to be extremely healthy. They feel that knowing exactly what the baby is eating prior to birth will ensure it’s health. The family is said to be “over the moon excited” about the new baby.
Ironically, Kim’s younger sister Khloe is currently being treated by a Beverly Hills fertility doctor for her issues with trying to get pregnant. On being pregnant in the past Kim talked to the producer of her reality show Ryan Seacrest. She said “I was just waiting for this amazing experience. To do whatever I want, eat whatever I want, feel great. It just hasn’t been that way, I haven’t had morning sickness yet. So I’ve heard that I’m really lucky about that, and I feel lucky. But I just have a lot of pain everywhere.” The due date for the surrogate has not been released.
Actress Megan Markle Makes First Public Comment On Her Royal Boyfriend
American actress Megan Markle has finally commented on her romance with Prince Harry. After 15 months of solid rumors and innuendo, Markle has confirmed her relationship to the redheaded prince. Markle and Prince William’s younger brother were introduced by mutual friends in June 2015, and have been a couple ever since. Markle,36, says “We’re two people who are really happy and in love.” Markle refers to Prince Harry as “my boyfriend” throughout the interview. The Los Angeles native, says some days are extremely challenging, and ‘other days not as bad.’
Markle is referring to the constant media attention the royal family generates. Markel has been starring in the USA legal drama ‘Suits’ since 2011. The show films in New York City and Toronto, Canada. Prince Harry has visited Markle on both sets several times. The Northwestern University graduate says that she has the support of her family and friends and most importantly ‘her boyfriend’. Markle says she and Prince Harry, were dating very quietly for six months, before it made the news cycle. Harry who will turn 33 on August 15th, has kept very quiet on his relationship with Markle.
Insiders are wondering if Markle got the palace okay before commenting publicly on her romance with Harry. It’s a subject that is quite frowned upon in royal circles, commenting on private affairs publicly. Makle says it doesn’t matter who she dates, she’s not defined by a relationship, she’s the same person no matter who she’s involved with. Makle said “we’re a couple, this is our time.” She made it clear that she doesn’t feel the need to present herself as part of a couple, perhaps in the future, but not now. Palace insiders claim, Harry’s grandmother Queen Elizabeth approves of the romance between Markle and Harry.
Rapper Lil Wayne Suffers Multiple Seizures Las Vegas Shows Canceled
Grammy award winning rapper, Lil Wayne suffered multiple seizures over the weekend in Chicago. The 34 year old singer who has epilepsy remains hospitalized in stable condition. Wayne,34, has insisted through the years that his seizures are due solely to the epilepsy that he has suffered from for several years. Multiple sources are reporting that Wayne regularly uses the drug known as ‘Sizzurp’, which they say has intensified his seizures.
The drug ‘Sizzurp’ also called ‘lean’ is a mixture of prescription codeine based cough syrup, soda and jolly ranchers candy. Many sources reveal that this concoction is Wayne’s drug of choice. It’s purple in color and Wayne has been photographed at several shows drinking a purple liquid out of Styrofoam cups. In 2016 Wayne had to cancel a series of shows due to multiple seizures, many have wondered if Wayne has stayed away from ‘Sizzurp’ since having issues last year. However those in the know, say the singer is doing ‘twice as much’ of the drug lately. His next scheduled concert is in Pittsburgh, PA on September 23rd.
Sources are saying Wayne was hospitalized on Sunday night after he was found unconscious in his Chicago hotel room. No one is sure exactly how long Wayne was unconscious, but sources say he did not regain consciousness until he was in the hospital for several hours. Doctors have vetoed Wayne’s ability to travel for at least three more days, they say the rapper is resting and is in stable condition. Wayne’s full name is Dwayne Michael Carter and was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. Wayne has children, the first one when he was 16. He married his high school sweetheart, Toya Johnson in 2004 and divorced in 2006. He has been romantically linked to several singers including, Christina Milian.
Angelina Jolie Admits She Doesn’t Like Being Single And Life Is A Struggle
She seemed like she had a life that was the envy of the world. A successful actress, considered to be one of the most beautiful women in the world, but actress Angelina Jolie, says “I don’t like being single.” The 42 year old actress and mother of six children is opening up about her life now as a single mother and soon to be a divorcee for the third time. In an interview with the ‘Sunday Telegraph’ Jolie says that ‘there is nothing nice about being single, it’s hard.”
The actress is currently legally separated from her husband actor Brad Pitt. The couple met on the set of the film ‘Mr. & Mrs. Smith’ in 2004, Pitt was married to actress Jennifer Aniston. He recently admitted that Jolie “made him feel alive”, and before the film wrapped, he and Aniston were separated. They legally divorced in 2005, Pitt was deeply involved with Jolie at the time of his divorce. He and Jolie would have children and travel the world together and legally marry in 2014. They have been legally separated since 2016, after a cross Atlantic flight in which Pitt reportedly was drunk and had a huge blowup with the couple’s son Maddox,16.
Pitt has publicly admitted to having a drinking problem, and has sought treatment at a residential treatment center. Jolie also said in the interview, that she has had a very difficult year, besides her marital problems, she has had medical issues. She says her medical team is monitoring her health, specifically the disease ‘Bell’s palsy and hypertension. Jolie says her children and her health are a number one priority. The actress says the split was caustic at first, but now her and Pitt are co-parenting their children in a healthy way.
Kid Rock In Hot Water Over Campaign Violation Complaint
Rapper Kid Rock,46, announced in April he would be running for the Senate in 2018 in his home state of Michigan. Rock whose real name is Robert James Ritchie would be running as a Republican against the Democrat Debbie Stabenow. He has the backing of GOP majority leader Mitch McConnel and President Donald Trump. Now almost four months after Rock threw his hat in the proverbial ring, trouble is brewing. On Friday September 1, the non-profit organization ‘Common Cause’ filed a complaint against the musician.
The group alleges that the rocker has been campaigning through the summer and raising money for his campaign, without registering with the Federal Election Committee. Kid Rock fired back today slamming the group with the following, “I am starting to see reports from the misinformed press and fake news on how I am in violation of breaking campaign law.” Ritchie continued in a statement to The Wrap, “#1 I have not officially announced my candidacy and #2 see # 1 and go f*** yourself.” Although, Rock launched an official campaign site in July, ‘Kid Rock For Senate’, he is selling merchandise and taking campaign donations on the site.
When a fan asked Rock if the site was real, the rapper replied “Yes it is.” He said he was overwhelmed by the positive responses he’s received from “blue collar folks.” Rock who was formally married to actress Pamela Anderson from 2006 to 2007, said he was going to run and represent the people who are tired of the extreme left and extreme right. The non-profit group asserts that whether Rock formally announced his candidacy or not, he can’t collect funds for a senate run without registering with the ‘Federal Election Commission. The group said not registering and collecting money is a felony.
Tennis Great Serena William Has A Healthy Baby Girl
Compton’s finest, Serena Williams,35, gave birth to a healthy baby girl, the father is her fiance Alexis Ohanian. The athlete had labor induced Thursday evening, according to a source at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. The baby weighed 6 pounds 13 ounces, mother and baby are doing fine said the source. Ohanian is an internet entrepreneur and investor, he co-founded Reddit.com. Williams announced her pregnancy while wearing a bathing suit in an April snap-chat posting. Williams said the post was meant for close family and friends only.
In early July Ohanian told ‘CNBC’ that Serena is good at whatever she does, and being a mom will come easily to her. He said “She will be a great mom, like everything else she does.”Ohanian plans to take 6 weeks of paternity leave so that he can cater to Serena and their new born daughter. The tennis great announced earlier this year, that she will take the reminder of 2017 off to be a full time mom. She plans to make a come back at the Australian Open at the end of occasion. Williams was a just a few weeks pregnant when she last met and beat her sister Venus Williams at the Australian open in January.
Serena has been ranked the number 1 by the Women’s Tennis Association. The couple met in May of 2015 at the Hotel Cavalieri Hilton in Rome. They were seated next to each other at the hotel pool. Williams and her small entourage tried to get Ohanian to leave by telling him a rat was under his table. When he didn’t fall for the rat story, Williams’ friends invited him to sit at their table. Williams had never heard of ‘Reddit’ and Ohanian knew nothing about the game of Tennis, and never played it before meeting Williams.
Bobby Brown Ditches ‘Dancing With The Stars’ At The Last Minute
Singer Bobby Brown, 48, pulled out of ‘Dancing With The Stars’ only hours before he was to report to rehearsals for the ABC show. A source connected with the show, told ‘Us Magazine’ that the singer was committed to season 25 of the highly rated show, but for explained reasons, was a ‘no show’. The only celebrity at this hour firmly committed to the show is reality star Drew Scott of ‘Property Brothers’. Scott and his professional partner Emma Slater were on ‘Good Morning America’ to announce the pairing.
Scott said he’s very athletic and into sports, but he’s never danced before. He said he’s done two rehearsals already, and everything went well. He wants to get Slater ‘another mirror ball’, since she won last season. Scott,39, is a black belt in Karate, he believes that will give him ‘an edge’ during competition. Brown who was with the boy band ‘New Edition’ from 1978 to 1985 at one time was a stand out dancer. Fans were excited to see what the ex-husband of the late Whitney Houston could do on the show.
A source with the show surmised that maybe Brown hasn’t fully recovered from the loss of his and Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown,22. She died in hospice care in Georgia on July 26, 2015 after being in a coma for six months. When a representative was asked for the reason Brown pulled out of the show, a ‘no comment’ was issued. In the pro corner, fan favorite Mark Ballas will return to the show this season after a two year absence. Ballas starred on Broadway in the show ‘Jersey Boys’, during his absence from the show. Alan Bersten who was formerly the troupe director of ‘DWTS’ will make his debut this season as a full time professional dancer.
Khloe Kardashian Reportedly Being Treated By A Fertility Expert
Reality TV maven Khloe Kardashian,33, has been very public about her desire to be a mother. Kardashian’s fertility struggles have been well documented on her reality show’ Keeping Up With The Kardashians’. She was married to former LA Laker Lamar Odom,37, from 2009 to 2014, legally divorcing in 2016. Khloe was hopeful that she would be able to get pregnant with her current basketball boyfriend, Tristan Thompson,26. Sources close to Kardashian have said that the reality starlet has been unable to get pregnant naturally. Thompson has been supportive of his girlfriend’s desire to become a mother.
Friends say Khloe has been working with a top notch Beverly Hills ‘fertility expert’. The doctor has told Khloe to have pregnancy tests in her home, and she has a huge stock of them. Friends told ‘HollywoodLife.com that Khloe has a very lifestyle, with a healthy diet and a daily exercise regime. According to the friend, the younger sister of Kim and Kourtney Kardashian has already taken several tests in the last few months. She believes catching the pregnancy early will be her best shot at carrying a full term baby.
Friends say Khloe has no bad habits that she would have to give up if she became pregnant. However some worry that perhaps Khloe will not be able to become pregnant naturally, She tried with her former husband and has been trying since early in the Thompson relationship, to no avail. She started dating the Cleveland Caviler basketball player in the spring of 2016. He appeared on the family reality show for the first time in Season 13, when he and Khloe went o Miami to meet her family. There have been break up rumors for several months already. Some speculate, that Khloe wants to get pregnant to lock Thompson in and keep him from straying.