2003 – Ja Rule becomes the first high-profile inte… Read more

2003 – Ja Rule becomes the first high-profile inte…

2003 – Ja Rule becomes the first high-profile international artist to tour South Africa. Jeffrey Atkins (born February 29, 1976), better known by his stage name Ja Rule, is an American rapper and actor signed to The Inc. and Universal Records formerly of Def Jam Recordings. A Hollis, New York native best-known for hits such […]

2002 – Singer Dionne Warwick is arrested when bagg… Read more

2002 – Singer Dionne Warwick is arrested when bagg…

2002 – Singer Dionne Warwick is arrested when baggage screeners at Miami International Airport claim to find 11 suspected marijuana cigarettes inside her lipstick container. Warwick, 61, of Miami Beach, is charged with possession of less than 5 grams of marijuana. She signs an affidavit promising to appear in court and is released.

2002 – Adam Ant, whose self-styled “Ant Music” mad… Read more

2002 – Adam Ant, whose self-styled “Ant Music” mad…

2002 – Adam Ant, whose self-styled “Ant Music” made him an international star was admitted to a Mental hospital. A statement issued on the singer’s official Web site said: “Due to Adam’s recent arrest that occurred on January 12, 2002, adam-ant.net would like to release the following official statement. “Adam Ant was admitted into hospital […]

2000 – Whitney Houston’s lawyers appear on her beh… Read more

2000 – Whitney Houston’s lawyers appear on her beh…

2000 – Whitney Houston’s lawyers appear on her behalf in a Kona, Hawaii, courtroom to defend her in a marijuana possession case that stems from a January, 2000, incident at Keahole-Kona International Airport in Hawaii. It is decided that the case will be dismissed in three months if Houston stays out of trouble until then.

2000 – Chart-topping R&B vocalist Whitney Houston … Read more

2000 – Chart-topping R&B vocalist Whitney Houston …

2000 – Chart-topping R&B vocalist Whitney Houston is caught with more than a halfounce of marijuana at Keahole-Kona International Airport in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. The drugs are discovered in Houston’s handbag during a search at the airport’s security checkpoint. Although the bag is taken and security personnel attempt to detain her, Houston simply walks off and […]