Ashanti Talks With Phoenix’s 104.7 KISS FM

Johnjay and Rich of 104.7 KISS FM in Phoenix talked to Ashanti on Wednesday (September 19) about her new movie ‘Resident Evil: Extinction’. She also talked about the no texting while driving law in Phoenix, her appearance on ‘Total Request Live’, how she was caught getting into Rihanna’s ‘Umbrella’ performance at the VMAs, her bad phone line, calling from her bed in New York City, Jennifer Lopez reportedly being pregnant, and more.

The interview audio at has since been removed.

On TV: Ashanti, Babyface

R&B acts on television this week include Ashanti, who visits ‘Live with Regis and Kelly’ on Monday and ‘Total Request Live’ on Tuesday; and Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, who performs on ‘Live with Regis and Kelly’ on Wednesday.

2007 MTV Video Music Awards

Akon, Alicia Keys, Ashanti, Beyonce Knowles, Cassie, Cee-Lo, Chris Brown, Jamie Foxx, Jennifer Hudson, Mary J. Blige, Ne-Yo, Rihanna, Robin Thicke, and Solange Knowles were on hand for the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday (September 9) Palms Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Watch the entire show online, check out the complete winner’s list, and check out pictures at Check out pictures from WireImage, FilmMagic (arrivals / red carpet / audience & backstage / show / Fantasy Tower / pressroom), Corbis (arrivals / pressroom), and GettyImages.

Ashanti – Too Fat To Be Photographed?

The New York Post hears that Ashanti has gained so much weight, the singer refused to be photographed during the opening of the Ivy Hotel in San Diego over the weekend.

1st Annual Pre-BET Awards Party

Ashanti, Tyrese, Robin Thicke, Erykah Badu, Ne-Yo, and Anthony Hamilton attended the 1st Annual Pre-BET Awards Party at Boulevard 3 on June 25th in Hollywood. Check out pictures from GettyImages.