Fact: Rapper Jim Jones and his fiancee Chrissy Lampkin have landed their own reality TV show. Chrissy & Mr. Jones will follow the couple as it navigates its way through family, friendship and fertility issues in the lead up to the pair's wedding. The series will premiere on U.S. network VH1 on 24 September (12).
Tweet: "I pray that everyone who watches my #BehindtheMusic on VH1... is Touch and Inspired! (sic) One of the Bravest moments in my Life!" Singer Brandy is proud of her emotional new Vh1 documentary, which aired in the U.S. on Wednesday night (25Apr12).
Tweet: "I want 2 personally thank @VH1 for telling my story with class and integrity and I want 2 thank my fans for giving a s**t." Rapper Pitbull was very happy with his Behind The Music documentary, which debuted on Vh1 in America on Thursday night (15Mar12).
Fact: Queen Latifah has a new hit on her hands - her Single Ladies drama series has been picked up by VH1 network bosses for a second season. The show is executive produced by the rapper-turned-actress and revolves around the love lives of a fashion boutique owner, played by Stacey Dash, and her two friends in Atlanta, Georgia.
Fact: Producer Swizz Beatz's ex-wife Mashonda is set to become a reality TV star after signing up to appear in VH1's Love & Hip-Hop. The show, about the everyday lives of girlfriends to rappers including Fabolous and Jim Jones, will debut in the U.S. on 21 March (11).
Quote: "I recommend every band have therapy on a regular basis. Many bands wouldn't break up if they knew how to communicate with each other." Salt-N-Pepa star CHERYL WRAY insists good therapy sessions will help feuding bandmates. Her therapy sessions with bandmate Sandra Denton were televised on VH1's Salt-N-Pepa Show in 2007.
Quote: "I do not eat pork and he shouldn't either." TLC star ROZANDA 'CHILLI' THOMAS' search for love will be dictated in part by her suitor's diet. The singer is documenting her search for Mr. Right on new VH1 reality show WHAT CHILLI WANTS.
Fact: Rapper Lil Wayne will kick off a new season of VH1's biography show BEHIND THE MUSIC. He'll open up about his upbringing and past marriage, as well as his financial woes on the show, which relaunches in America on 10 September (09).
Quote: "That is my goal in life - to keep my daughters off of VH1 reality (shows). I just don't want my daughters vying for Flavor Flav's love." New dad JERRY O'CONNELL never wants to see his twin girls on TV show FLAVOR OF LOVE.
Fact: Sean Combs is to launch an extensive search for a second personal assistant - on a new VH1 reality show called I WANT TO WORK FOR DIDDY. The rap mogul found an aide last year (07) by asking potential candidates to post an "audition" film on YouTube.com.
Fact: Rush Hour director Brett Ratner's grandmother has landed her own reality TV show in America. FANITA PRESMAN has shot a VH1 pilot called MY GRANDSON, THE DIRECTOR, in which she lives and parties with Ratner in Hollywood.
Fact: Former The OC star Mischa Barton's boyfriend CISCO ADLER is getting his own reality show on US network VH1. The show will follow the Malibu, California rocker and his dysfunctional band WHITESTARR.
Fact: US network VH1 is spinning off a female version of its number one show FLAVOR OF LOVE in which rapper Flavor Flav tries to find true love. The show will feature one of the eccentric female contestants from the first season in her own dating show.