Ray JCast Member Ray J It's been an unparalleled rise to the top for singer, actor, TV host, entrepreneur, and reality TV star Ray J who has parlayed his daring and often controversial profile into one of the most meteoric cultural icon success stories in television and entertainment. After a recording career with Elektra and Atlantic Records, he developed his independent label Knockout Entertainment in where he independently released his albums Raydiation and All I Feel, which garnered him platinum success and hit singles "Curtains Closed", "One Wish", and "Sexy Can I".
This season, actor, television personality, and singer-songwriter Ray J. Having just returned to L. But he's also ready to crank outnew music, and is about to learn firsthand the challenges of balancing a high-flying Hollywoodcareer with the demands of married life. SafareeCast Member Safaree A noted entertainer famous for his laid back Caribbean vibe, Safaree Samuels isbest known as the executive producer on all of Nicki Minaj's albums.
After his break-up withMiss Nikki Baby, Safaree is ready to get down to business -- seeking out new talent in the studiowhile launching his own brand of coconut oil and men's boxer brief line. After the end of his relationship with Nicki, Safaree began to focus on pursuing his musical passion, popping wheelies on his motorcycle via his "Stunt Gang" movement, and releasing a number of projects that were well received, including his single "Can't Lie" featuring Olaf which premiered via Billboard Magazine.
No stranger to the limelight, the Brooklyn native has made his way onto shows like K. My Life , which was the highest rated episode of the season and on Nick Cannon's Wild 'n Out , where his appearance brought in the highest ratings in the show's 10 year history.
From endorsement and product deals, to having Hollywood at his beck and call, it is more than obvious that Safaree is a star that refuses to stop shining. After a four-year industry hiatus, Keyshia is back in a big way, with a deal at Epic Records and a major new album in the works. Now Miss Nikki is handling her own business -- including the launch of a lip gloss line, and her wildly successful Nude By Nikki brand of lingerie.
Nikki's father is considered to be "The Godfather Of Burlesque" and her family has been at the center of the nightclub adult entertainment industry for decades. Now, Nikki is making a name for herself by branching off as her own business woman. Nikki is embodying the body of the woman by creating her very own Nude By Nikki lingerie intimate apparel where she aims to help all women feel beautiful about their shapes and sizes.
Aside from Nikki's business, life has taken an extreme turn for her. With the loss of her only brother, Nikki has been trying to cope with the tragedy and still maintain her business savvy while picking up the pieces that have been broken.
Nikki has been trying to find love but has been exploring options in fear of losing someone close again. Life has definitely had its twists and turns but Nikki is remaining strong and focusing on what is important which is keeping the legacy of the family together and striving to make her family proud, especially from her brother looking up from above.
Teairra MariCast Member Teairra Mari The one-time "Princess of the Roc," Teairra Mari Thomas released her first album at the age of 16, and has been grinding in Hollywood as an actress and singer-songwriter ever since. But in recent years her entertainment career has taken a backseat to high-profile personal problems, most notably a recent assault charge. New York's Cisco Rosado. The album was a notable success, leading to an introduction with famed producer Daryl Simmons.
Teairra's sophomore album, Roc-A-Fella Presents: It was at this point that her true road to stardom began. In , she released the single "Hunt 4 U" and since then she has released several mixtapes and the EP Sincerely Yours. Like most artists, Teairra is a jack of all trades and a master of many.
Not only is she vocally talented, but she has also proved that her acting career is aiming for greatness. While there is no denying her talent as a singer, Teairra has had a few public incidents which have resulted in her being tagged a hot-head. Nevertheless, she is now ready to continue focusing on her music and the entrepreneurial venture of her new blazer line, Blaze Hers.
She's six months deep into a same-sex relationship with Annette "A. Moniece is determined to overcome her messy, self-sabotaging ways in the pursuit of happiness. Moniece was brought up in a family full of talent. Raised and mentored by her stepfather, Dave Thomas one-sixth of the Grammy Award winning group, Take 6 and mother, Marla Thomas, Moniece quickly learned to play the drums and guitar in Dave's home studio. At the ripe old age of 14, Moniece began her professional singing career.
With such an advantage, Moniece was afforded the opportunity to focus on perfecting her craft at a very young age. They were offered a deal with Clive Davis' mega label Jive Records. After leaving the group she began the pursuit of her solo career. She went on to sing the theme song for the hit television show America's Next Top Model and has written songs for the likes of Marques Houston and Akon.
While at Konlive Akon's production company Moniece wrote and co-produced her first Solo mixtape titled SlaughterHouse. On season two, she released smash single "Riches". The African American and Filipino beauty made her debut into the fashion world with her luxury clothing line, Princess Love. Princess plans to pursue her passion for elegance and expand her clothing brand by creating her harness line and purse line in Fall Fresh from renewing her vows with Ray J. But the Oakland-born fashion designer and entrepreneur struggles to focus Ray J.
Masika KalyshaCast Member Masika Kalysha While making major strides in her entertainment career, Kalysha took a small break to prepare for the biggest and best addition to her life - her beautiful daughter with fellow artist Fetty Wap. During her entire pregnancy, Masika continued quietly working, and ultimately created, executive produced, and filmed her own television show for a major cable network.
Actress, singer, and entrepreneur Masika Kalysha Tucker hasappeared in over 50 music videos and performed in work alongside stars like Vivica A.
But she's probably best known as the mother to Fetty Wap's daughter KhariBarbie, a position that's led to social media conflict with his ex-girlfriend Alexis Skyy. Also on the forward continuum, Masika's commercial and top brand endorsements range from Ford and Sally's Beauty Supply to Adidas and Intel Centrino computers. Her early career start brought about starring appearances in more than 50 music videos with the likes of Lil Wayne, Future, Lenny Kravitz, Flo Rida, Trey Songz and more while working with top video directors Colin Tilley, Director X, and the Terrero brothers.
In her new role as Mommy, Masika has already started her Momtrepreneur work: Within her career, Masika continues acting studies intensives and songwriting and collaborating with top musicians, producers and industry hit-makers.
Hazel-ECast Member Hazel-E As an artist, manager, publicist, brand consultant, and published author, Hazel-E isproving to the world that one woman can do it all. Basking in the success of her "Girl Code"lifestyle brand, Hazel returns to the franchise with the kind of confidence that only money canbuy. She's ready to stunt on all her haters, and she's doing it with a new man by her side -- year-old aspiring rapper Rose Burgandy, for whom age ain't nothin' but a number.
As long asRose treats Hazel like his queen, she's more than happy to bankroll their extravagant lifestyle. Lyrica AndersonCast Member Lyrica Anderson It's been said that the perfect recording artist has a solid grasp of vocals and lyrics, and in Lyrica Anderson's case, she seamlessly has both. The Los Angeles native cut her teeth in songwriting for other artists while achieving her own success as she readied her latest project Hello.
It's clear that Lyrica Anderson was born to take center stage. Growing up, Lyrica's early years were spent in and out of the hospital. Born premature with her sister, Lyrica's twin fell consistently ill and ultimately passed away when they were both just three years old.
In doing so, Lyrica landed placements with artists like Mya and Demi Lovato, along with doing backing vocals for acts like Jennifer Lopez. After years of writing songs for A-list artists like Timbaland, Beyonce,and Jennifer Lopez, Lyrica Anderson is ready for the world to finally hear her voice. But first she has to finish work on her debut album as an artist, no small task given that her producer -- and husband -- Floyd A1 Bentley is blowing up right now.
Outspoken and hyper-ambitious, Lyrica will stop at nothing to get the album she wants, even if it means checking her husband and elbowing other female artists out of the way While in her journey as a songwriter, Lyrica met a friend of Timbaland's who was familiar with her work.
She was introduced to the superproducer and that same evening she jumped on Timbaland's song "Mentally" as part of his TimbalandThursdays series that track had the best response out of all 20 songs released.
A few weeks later, she flew to Miami to write on Shock Value 3 and was later signed as an artist to Mosley Music Group. After almost two years of working on many projects together, she parted ways with Timbaland while maintaining a close relationship with him to pursue her solo endeavors..
The response was so great I decided I'm going to keep going. Only this time I'm going harder. Enter , and enter Hello - the project that will ultimately leave no question that Lyrica Anderson is a star who is here to stay. This time, Lyrica is holding her own on the rhythmic lead single "Hello" and title song of the album, which similar to her previous record has a vibe reminiscent of the late Aaliyah.
Kelly as other sources of inspiration. Diddy, and Armin Van Buuren - all while preparing for her debut album. One way or another, Lyrica Anderson will be a household name. It all fits perfectly now. But these days, he's proudest of his roleas father to Kam, his 7-year-old son with Moniece Slaughter. In addition to a number of singles 3 in his creative pipeline, Fizz recently published a book about fatherhood entitled "No Excuses: Being the Father My Son Deserves. After the group broke up, he began his independent rapping career.
In Fizz became a father to his child, Kamron, with ex-girlfriend Moniece Slaughter. Growing up on the rough side of KC facing many obstacles, A1 focused on music and basketball to stay out of trouble. A1 played college basketball for three years only to realize his passion was in music. Not knowing what to expect, A1 took that chance but it didn't come easily.
He found himself homeless until he met a well known person in the industry who helped him get off his feet. Mike Caren gave A1 the opportunity to get his first placement for artist Trey Songz featuring Drake in their song, "Unusual". Celebrating the launch of his new record label and burning up thecharts on collaborations with Chris Brown, French Montana, and Trey Songz, Floyd 'A1' Bentleyis one of the hottest, most in-demand young producers in Hollywood.
But there's a downside toall his success, as it's already placed a strain on his new marriage to Lyrica Anderson -- whowants A1 to focus on her finishing her debut album, potentially at the expense of otheropportunities. After years of drama with rapper Soulja Boy, Nia is singleand ready to have fun in L.
Nia took a break from modeling after giving birth to her daughter, Kamryn, but is now seeking to return to magazine covers while balancing motherhood and love. Nia is in an on-again-off-again relationship with rapper, Soulja Boy. But most of Booby's recent headlines have revolved around his stormy 6-year marriage to Keyshia Cole, with whom he navigates a complicated co-parenting relationship that has them living under one roof while attempting to lead separate lives.
Booby is on a journey to make a name for himself in the musicbusiness, and to make peace with Keyshia for the sake of their son. Alexis SkyyCast Member Alexis Skyy Cute and sexy but tough-as-nails, Alexis Skyy is a former exotic dancer making waves as an aspiring artist and entrepreneur with a massive social media following. From New York by way of Atlanta, she recently roared into L. He's also just started seeing Alexis Skyy, a messy, emotionally volatile relationship further complicated by the demands of Solo's baby's mother back in Atlanta.
But then she turned her attention to songwriting and raising a special needs son, and her career as an artist cooled.