September 26, 2014 |
Amber's all done with Wiz Everyone's breaking up! A day after we find out Kris Jenner has dumped Whatshisname , there's news that locally-bred model-actor Amber Rose , 30, has filed for divorce from hip-hopster Wiz Khalifa , 27, citing irreconcilable differences. They were married for . . . drumroll . . . 14 whole months! Court papers say Amber, a South Philly gal born Amber Levonchuck , wants custody of the couple's 20-month old son, Sebastian Taylor Thomaz . She also asks for spousal support as detailed in their prenup.
January 6, 2012
A Pittsburgh rapper is suing Wiz Khalifa over allegations that the hip-hop star stole the hit song "Black and Yellow. " Max Warren, who performs as Maxamillion, says Khalifa's chart-topper was lifted from his own "Pink N Yellow. " Warren said he copyrighted "Pink N Yellow" in 2008 and Khalifa copyrighted "Black and Yellow" in 2011. The copyright-infringement lawsuit was filed in federal court in Philadelphia and seeks at least $2.3 million in damages. It names Khalifa, whose real name is Cameron Jibril Thomaz, two other songwriters, and several record companies and music publishers.
July 25, 2014 |
Summer is Wiz Khalifa time. His tune "Shell Shocked" is on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles sound track. His new album, Blacc Hollywood , drops in August. And the rapper will take his third Under the Influence of Music summer tour through Scranton on Thursday and to Camden on Friday. "I always wanted to make Under the Influence something to talk about," says Khalifa, "not just the day after the show, but the rest of your life. " He's a Pittsburgh native. His 2010 hit "Black and Yellow" was a pledge of allegiance to the Steelers.
August 3, 2016 |
Say his name - Wiz Khalifa - and boatloads of indelible images come to mind. There's the skinny, Pittsburgh-native rapper whose deeply groovy, playful but poignant hits such as "Black and Yellow" speak to his affinity for all things related to his hometown. There's his marriage to Philly's Amber Rose, a love union that gave the pair a son as well as an impressive camaraderie even though the relationship dissolved in 2014. Then there's Khalifa's fervent love of weed, which litters some of his best slurry, dramatic tracks (e.g.
June 9, 2016 |
Philly's own Amber Rose and ex Wiz Khalifa can officially move on - the couple has reached a divorce settlement. And where did they celebrate? A strip club. Make it rain away the pain. TMZ.com reported that in the settlement, Amber gets $1 million thanks to the couple's prenup (of which Wiz still owes her $644,000). She also gets $14,800 a month in child support for their 3-year-old son, Sebastian "Bash" Taylor Thomaz . That's enough money for Tattle to call Amber "mommy.
June 13, 2015 |
If you put the hyper-ruminative power-pop of Fall Out Boy together with the singsong weed-centric hip hop of Wiz Khalifa, throw in fireworks, confetti blasters, and rude University of Pennsylvania rapper Hoodie Allen, you're either throwing a pricey frat party or you're running the Boys of Zummer tour that started at Camden's Susquehanna Bank Center on Wednesday. The comeback success of Fall Out Boy (FOB) goes like this: Songwriting/emo kings Patrick Stump (vocals/guitar) and bassist Pete Wentz (bass)
August 26, 2016 |
Fourteen concertgoers and three event staffers injured when a railing collapsed at a Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa concert in Camden earlier this month are suing the performers and the event promoter, Live Nation. The injuries included broken legs, torn ligaments, and concussions, according to the Center City law firm representing them, Saltz, Mongeluzzi, Barrett & Bendesky, PC. One security employee whom the railing collapsed onto has a fractured spine, the firm said at a news conference Wednesday morning.
January 18, 2012 |
HATERS MAY knock Amber Rose, pointing out that like her rival Kim Kardashian, she's known for nothing more than being gorgeous and dating celebrities. But they can't deny that the Philly homegirl has managed to achieve the glamorous hip-hop lifestyle that many young women only dream about. She's come a long way from Delilah's Den, where she used to be an exotic dancer named Paris. Last week, the 28-year-old model released her first single, "Fame," which includes a verse by her current love interest, rapper Wiz Khalifa.
November 28, 2012
Conan (11 p.m., TBS) - Jessica Biel; Marc Maron; Alice Cooper. Late Show With David Letterman (11:35 p.m., CBS3) - Steven Tyler and Joe Perry; Judy Greer; Vice President Biden presents the Top Ten List; Aerosmith performs. The Tonight Show With Jay Leno (11:35 p.m., NBC10) - Comic Wanda Sykes; singer Blake Shelton. Jimmy Kimmel Live (Midnight, 6ABC) - Actor Eric Bana; actor Damian Lewis; Wiz Khalifa performs. The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson (12:35 a.m., CBS3)