Celeb Marriage Scene: Jay-Z Raps About Being A Dad; Samuel L. Jackson Has A New Show On CBS?

BY: - 3 Sep '11 | Black Celebrity Marriages

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Jay-Z’s track “New Day” on his collaboration album with Kanye West left some fans wondering whether Jay was dropping hints about he and wife Beyonce’s new little one on the way. Both Jay-Z and Kanye rap to their unborn children on the song, and we all know that isn’t too far off for Jay after Bey’s surprise announcement at the MTV awards. {MTV}  

Kimora Lee Simmons and Djimon Honsou took raising a blended family to a new level when the pair vacationed in Malibu with Kimora’s ex, Russell Simmons, Kimora and Russell’s two children Ming Lee and Aoki, and Kimora and Djimon’s son Kenzo. Kimora reports that the large blended family had a great time by the ocean with meditation, yoga, and dining out. {Ms. Jamerica}  

Magic Johnson and wife Cookie Johnson became grandparents for the second time around this week. Magic tweeted that his son Andre and daughter-in-law Lisa welcomed son Avery to the family; he joins older sister, Gigi.

Actor Samuel L. Jackson has reportedly sold a so-far-untitled legal show to CBS. Few details about the show have been released so far, but it reportedly revolves around a father and son. {Deadline}  

Lala Anthony is the first celeb to appear on the cover of the online magazine, Vibe Vixen. In the article Lala dishes about what is was like when hubby Carmelo Anthony was traded to New York, hanging out with friends Kelly Rowland and Kim Kardashian, and learning acting skills from Megan Good on the set of the move Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. {Global Grind}  

Hurricane Irene put a damper on plans for Mariah Carey to participate in an important video shoot for X Factor USA. Storm conditions making it unsafe to fly meant that Mariah was unable to meet up with X Factor costar Simon Cowell for filming. Meanwhile hubby Nick Cannon gushed to Fox All Access that he is head over heels in love with Mariah and can’t believe his luck in nabbing his superstar wife. {Fox All Access}  

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Aja Dorsey Jackson is a freelance business writer in Baltimore, Maryland and author of the blog and book, Making Love in the Microwave.

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