Myeisha Essex is in love with all things pop culture, thanks in large part to her hometown. This Los Angeles native has an encyclopedic knowledge of the entertainment industry and she loves a good trivia game. She received her bachelor’s degree in journalism and media studies from Bennett College for Women and her master's from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Her work can be found in Sister 2 Sister, Harlem World Magazine, Clutch and on Essence.com. When she's not keeping up with the news or learning Beyonce's latest dance moves, she enjoys watching stand-up comedy on YouTube! Follow her on Instagram @more_about_me
According to reports, the 36-year-old rapper paid off the 18-year-old whom he allegedly punched at a Beverly Hills doctor’s office earlier this month. He settled the matter outside of court by paying the unnamed victim, who allegedly called Kim Kardashian a “slut and “n****r lover,” more than $250,000.
Instead of moving forward with a criminal prosecution, Radar Online reports the teen agreed to the civil settlement in efforts to “avoid the public spectacle that would come with a trial.”
In related Kimye news, sources confirm that E! cameras will be rolling during their June nuptials. According to reports, West agreed to televised the wedding after the network offered to pay the multimillion-dollar tab.