KEYSHIA COLE BREAKS SILENCE ON MOM’S DEATH … ‘Can’t Really Even Find The Words’

Keyshia Cole is speaking out for the first time since her mother’s tragic death … sharing what she loved about her mom and what she will miss the most now that she’s gone.   Cole posted a series of photos with Frankie Lons Thursday with a lengthy caption to honor her late mother. She opens with, “This is so hard man. Can’t really even find the words. SMH. I honestly don’t even know how to feel. You can never prepare for something like this… Ever!!! but you will be missed.” While Keisha and…

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Keyshia Cole’s Mom Frankie Dead at 61 From Reported Overdose on Birthday

  For years, Keyshia Cole’s biological mother—Frankie Lons, has publicly struggled with addiction, as the unfortunate journey was partially captured on Cole’s BET reality show. Now, news has surfaced noting that Frankie has passed away at age 61 due to a reported overdose. According to Cole’s brother Sam, Frankie overdosed this past Sunday at her home in Oakland, which was her birthday. Frankie was allegedly celebrating and partying when she took drugs for the moment. The relapse comes after a storied push to become sober. Sam noted that he was…

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SONGSTRESS KEIDRA’S SINGLE “BODY” GIVES THE BAY AREA A NEW SOUND

By JR Valrey, The People’s Minister of Information Beyond the revolution, prostitution, the drug scene, tech, and independent Hip Hop, Oakland is known for its production of talented female vocalists that either were developed in the Town, or that passed through to hone their craft. Former Oakland residents like Kehlani, Ledisi, and Keyshia Cole have lived and breathed the Oakland experience growing up, while Beyonce’s Destiny’s Child, India.Arie, Alicia Keys, H.E.R., and many others came, actively studied while here, and recorded with the legendary D’Wayne Wiggins of the Oakland R&B…

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Ashanti & Keyshia Cole Top 11 Million Streams After Verzuz Battle

Keyshia Cole and Ashanti The first Verzuz battle of 2021 continued the series’ streak of providing considerable streaming gains for its participants, as Ashanti and Keyshia Cole’s catalog streams swelled after their showdown on Jan. 21. According to MRC Data, the two R&B superstars combined for 11.3 million U.S. on-demand streams on the day of the contest and the following day, which typically also sees high streaming totals as fans relive the highlights for the late-night contests that usually end around 11 PM. ET. The swell was up 178% from their shared 4.1…

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Keyshia Cole’s DJ Explains Why She Was Late To The ‘Verzuz’ Battle (Audio)

On Thursday, the twice rescheduled ‘Verzuz’ Battle between Ashanti and Keyshia Cole finally took place. While people were excited to see it happen, many were surprised that the battle started almost two hours late. Many people on social media also expressed that Keyshia Cole didn’t seem to be in the best mood. One person asked, “How are you a month and 20 minutes late?” Another person said, “If this DJ says ‘we’re warming up’ one more time I’m gonna flip. SIR WE’RE ALREADY BOILING CHECK THE TEMPERATURE. ITS BEEN 30…

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Keyshia Cole Ends Past Beef With O.T. Genasis For Verzuz “Love” Duet

Keyshia Cole and O.T. Genasis finally put their feud behind them and team up for Verzuz duet of “Love.”   Keyshia Cole and O.T. Genasis have had a long-standing issue that went back and forth in the public eye for months last year. Both have traded shots on social media, getting more disrespectful as time went by, to a point where social media wondered what the real issue was behind-the-scenes. Everything started when Keyshia voiced her disapproval of O.T’s “Cuz” rendition of her song, “Love”. With it being her song, she knows when…

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Ashanti and Keyshia Cole Verzuz Canceled, Ashanti Says She Got COVID

  Previously, Keyshia Cole and Ashanti were set to face off in a Verzuz. The battle was anticipated by many but was canceled a couple of hours ahead of time before the two could appear in the same room. Ashanti would go to reveal the reason why the Verzuz was canceled, saying she contracted COVID-19. While on IG Live with Ashanti, Keyshia Cole said, “I don’t really think that people should be down talking about real health pandemic. And it’s a scare that’s going on. We’re just gonna bring it…

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