R&B Snippets: R. Kelly & Tina Lawson!
LIFETIME’S ‘SURVIVING R. KELLY’ PREMIERE EVACUATED: According to The Hollywood Reporter, the New York premiere of Lifetime’s upcoming docuseries, Surviving R. Kelly, was evacuated last night (December 4th) because of a gun threat. A rep for Lifetime told The Hollywood Reporter, "As a precaution, we evacuated. Tonight’s all about the safety of everyone — we’re not even thinking of what to do next yet." The caller was said to be anonymous, but the call originated from Chicago. The New York Police Department could not immediately confirm that they had anyone on the scene to investigate, but there were no reports of injuries. TINA LAWSON WISHES JAY-Z A HAPPY BIRTHDAY: Tina Lawson wished her son-in-law, JAY-Z, a happy birthday on Tuesday (December 4th). She wrote on Instagram, "A very Happy Birthday to my amazingly talented , super smart, gracious, classy , filled with swag son in law. I have witnessed your loyalty to all of your friends, some from childhood if only we all could be so supportive of our friends and share a mutual love and respect for each other like you and your amazing friends. You have done so much for our Culture , Thank you for that! I could not be more happy to have you in my family and could not be more happy to be in yours. (Gloria and Grandma Hattie you did great). I have watched you grow personally in leaps and bounds and you are an incredible husband and the best Father! I love you." JAY turned 49.