NeNe Leakes 'thankful to be alive'
NeNe Leakes says traveling almost cost her her life.
The "Real Housewives of Atlanta" and "Glee" star announced on Tuesday via her website that she was recently hospitalized after blood clots were discovered in her lungs. She said she sought medical treatment after experiencing shortness of breath.
May 16th, 2012
06:42 PM ET
Sheree Whitfield talks 'Real Housewives' exit
Former “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Sheree Whitfield wants viewers to know she wasn’t fired from the hit reality show, thank you very much.
During her first interview since she left the hit Bravo series, she told Essence.com that she doesn’t “need to explain” herself because she knows “what happened.”
“I don’t have a response to that,” the single mother of two said to suggestions she didn’t leave the show but was actually kicked off for ratings.
March 6th, 2012
10:04 AM ET
Kim Zolciak to release country song
Say what you will about her vocal ability, but Kim Zolciak's still pumping out singles.
"The Real Housewives of Atlanta" star is making a foray into country music, and has unveiled via TooFab a snippet of her upcoming song, "Love Me First."
She tweeted over the weekend, "My new song is so emotional...The lyrics we wrote r abt my life & so true!!!"
Said lyrics include: "I'm running on empty/Can't let it defeat me/I'm standing here a stronger woman making changes in my life. Now I'm learning every day/there ain't no other way/before I love somebody else, gotta love me first."
Unlike her previous, more upbeat songs like "Tardy for the Party" and "Google Me," "Love Me First" is a slower track, which you can hear a snippet of below. The full song should be available in a couple of weeks.
December 20th, 2011
01:38 PM ET
Reality star NeNe Leakes to guest on 'Glee'
Good news for pop culture junkies: One of the “Real Housewives” is coming to “Glee."
NeNe Leakes, of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" and "Celebrity Apprentice," has landed a guest spot on the hit Fox series.
“Glee” stars Lea Michele and Chris Colfer shared the fun casting news when they popped in to "Watch What Happens Live" with Andy Cohen on Monday night.
October 1st, 2011
06:11 PM ET
Bravo greenlights special for 'Housewives' Kandi Burruss
With the way people are coming and going on “The Real Housewives” franchise, no wonder Kandi Burruss has locked down a backup program.
Bravo has greenlighted a new special for the Atlanta “Housewife” called “The Kandi Factory,” which would follow the singer/songwriter as she tries to turn aspiring artists into successful stars.
Apparently, “Ever since Burruss turned Kim Zolciak‘s single ‘Tardy for the Party’ into a digital download phenomenon, she has been bombarded by thousands of wannabe artists desperate for her popstar secrets,” a statement from Bravo says.
June 30th, 2011
02:46 PM ET
'Real Housewife' Kim Zolciak shows off baby boy
Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" just wrapped a season, but you don't have to wait to take a peek at cast member Kim Zolciak's baby boy.
The reality star is showing off her recent arrival, Kroy Jagger Biermann, in the latest issue of Life & Style. K.J., as he's called, is named after his dad, 25-year-old Atlanta Falcons player Kroy Biermann.
Zolciak, who also has two daughters, 13-year-old Brielle and 9-year-old Ariana, tells the magazine that she's "just so crazy in love" with her newborn son. "It's unimaginable," Zolciak says. "I'm so blessed, so lucky."
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