Category: Rising Star

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According to rumors, Keri Hilson and Serge Ibaka have decided to call it quits.  During the red carpet of “About Last Night,” Keri was questioned about her plans for Valentine’s Day.  She quickly revealed that she replaced Serge with her music.  She said:

“This is going to be an interesting Valentine’s Day. That’s all I’ll say. It’s going to be interesting. I’m just busy, I’m busy. I feel like right now, music is my boyfriend. That’s how I feel, right now. So, I don’t know.”


Keri Hilson and Serge Ibaka Keri Hilson and Serge Ibaka

Keri also provided an amazing advice to women with regards to relationships.  She admits that regardless if your boyfriend is a baller or not, women should not lower their standards.  Keri said:

“My number one relationship advice would be…know who you are. Never drop your standards for anyone. That’s it. And I mean that in every sense of the relationship, business, you know, whatever. If there’s a certain standard that you uphold and you’re so strong-minded about that. There are some things that you can tweak in a relationship, but not your standard. Not that.”

Will Keri’s next album talked about her heartbreak?

Photo Credits: Bossip, Jade African


The star of the “Carrie”, Chloe Grace Moretz graced the cover of Seventeen on their October issue.  The 16 year old actress has four brothers.  Out of the four, two of them are gay.  During an interview with the magazine, she revealed “I have two gay brothers and two straight brothers, and my gay brothers were treated horrifically until they grew up and understood how to deal with it.”

She further added, “I will delete you and I will block you, and you will not be a part of my life if you ever say anything bad about my brothers.”

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Moretz is letting everybody know that she is very family-oriented.  She said, “Never choose your friends over your family or a boyfriend or girlfriend over the family.  My mom has always taught us that blood is thicker than water. No one will ever understand the dynamic of your family. Ever.”

“We are the closest family ever and we are the most insane family ever. It may look weird to others, but to us, it’s life.”

The October issue of Seventeen will be available on September 17th.

Karmin, Rising Stars

This month Celebs Got News shares a group called Karmin who is an American pop, dance, rap duo from Maine and Nebraska. Most would say the two are STARS and not Rising Stars.


The music group Karmin’ are 26 year olds, Amy Heidemann and Nick Louis Noonan who had their big rise to stardom when they released their first cover, Chris Brown’s “Look at Me Now” via You Tube. Karmin’s Amy and Nick met in Boston while attending Berklee College of Music.

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The duo created several covers ; including Nicki Minaj’s “Super Bass,”  Lil Wayne’s “6 Foot 7 Foot,” Eminem’s “Lighters ft. Bruno Mars” and “I Need A Doctor,” Adele’s “Someone Like You,” Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way,” Cee Lo Green’s “Forget You,” Jessie’s “Price Tag ft. B.O.B,” Kate Perry’s ” Firework” and “Teenage Dream,” Go West’s “King of Wishful Thinking,” Willow Smith’s “Whip My Hair,” TLC’s “No Scrubs” and Maroon 5′s “Misery.”


Karmin has released orginal singles like, ”Brokenhearted”  and “Hello” which topped charts for Billboard Dance at Number 1, The United States at Top 20, Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom at Top 10.

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The duo has appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The BET Awards (2011),  Saturday Night Live,  ABC network’s Good Morning America, America’s Got Talent, and Ryan Seacrest show Karmin is signed to Epic Records with L.A Reid.




Akim Camara, Rising Child Star

Akim Camara ----- Rising Star

Akim Camara  is a child violinist who is rising to fame. He was born October 27, 2001. Akim started playing at the age of two and took lessons at Marzhn-Hellersdorf School of Music under the instructor Birgit Thiele. At his early age, he was able to remember music that he heard and the names of all the orchestral instruments. Birgit was moved by Akim’s remarkable talent and “ear for music” that his teacher started working with the toddler, twice a week.

December 2003, Akim had his first performance at a Christmas concert that Marzhn-Hellersdorf School organized. Akim’s instructor and school principal, Gudrun Mueller, messaged Andre Rieu (the celebrity Dutch violinist) through his website. Andre responded by sending a camera crew to Berlin to film Akim at the concert. Andre was fascinated by Akim’s gift and asked his family to visit his studio in Kerkrade, Netherlands along with Akim. The three-year old’s performance at the studio led him to the opportunity to perform with Andre at Kerkrade’s Parkstad Limburg Stadion filled with 18,000 people.

Watch Akim’s performance at Parkstad Limburg Stadion

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 Akim is now performing more complex pieces. He is a child star on the rise!!!!!!

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