Ameriie

Nov
13
Ameriie Goes Deep in Beverly Hills

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Ameriie, who traded in her blonde wig for long black hair earlier this month, supported her friend and advisor Deepak Chopra at his MYMAG launch event in Beverly Hills last night. The new single from her spring 2011 album Cymatika Vol. 1 is set to premiere on her website later this month. The project will feature a more “international, worldly” sound.

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Nov
10
Ameriie Goes Back to Black

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Ameriie is done having her blonde moment. The “1 Thing” singer has gone back to her black-haired roots with her latest hairstyle. She debuted the long locks at the Los Angeles movie premiere of Skyline at Regal Cinemas L.A. LIVE on Tuesday (Nov. 9). “Thank God I never actually cut it!” she tweeted.

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Sep
17
New Music: Consequence f/ Ameriie – ‘Got Me Trippin”

Consequence and Ameriie

Consequence gets busy on his new joint “Got Me Trippin’,” produced by his cousin Q-Tip and boasting a sample from Ameriie’s hit “1 Thing.” With the high-potent sample flipped into a creamy hip-hop confection, Cons looks inward as he copes with romantic afflictions, speaking to his girl and assuring her that he’s been faithful. Listen to the joint, which comes off his sophomore album Cons TV, and coast into the weekend to the smooth sounds of G.O.O.D. Music.

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Sep
6
Ameriie Goes Blonde: ‘I Just Went for It!’

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Not only did Ameriie throw an extra “i” in her name to switch things up a bit, but the “1 Thing” singer took her image overhaul one step further. She recently debuted her new look at a Grey Goose event in Dallas, Texas, dying her luscious dark locks platinum blonde.

“I’ve always wanted to go platinum blonde, and I figured I’d finally just do it,” Ameriie exclusively tells Rap-Up.com of her new ’do. “One of the things that inspired me are photos I’ve seen of children in the Solomon Islands. They are very brown-skinned, and a lot of them grow white-blonde hair naturally. The contrast in dark skin tone and extremely light hair is really beautiful to me. So I just went for it!”

The Grammy nominee is currently in the studio recording Cymatika Vol. 1, the follow-up to last year’s In Love & War, which will showcase a more “international, worldly” sound.

Photo by DJ M Knight

Jul
20
Ameriie and Fiancé Party in Cannes

Lenny Nicholson and Ameriie

The beautiful Ameriie, who recently added an I to her name, jetted off to Cannes, France, where she partied with her fiancé Lenny Nicholson and clubgoers at Club Palm Beach and St. Tropez VIP in the French Riviera. She hosted as DJ Felix da Housecat worked the ones and twos.

Amerie’s 2007 single “Gotta Work” is featured in a promo for the new season of AMC’s Emmy-winning series “Mad Men.” Watch here.

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Jul
16
Exclusive: Amerie Reveals Name Change

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If you see Amerie’s name spelled with two Is from now on, that’s not a typo. The “1 Thing” singer has officially changed the spelling of her name.

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Jul
1
Rap-Up TV: Amerie and Electrik Red’s Binkie Interview Each Other

After the champagne was poured and the cupcakes were eaten, we handed the mic to Binkie, who took over reporter duties for Rap-Up TV at Rap-Up’s Pre-BET Awards Lounge at The London West Hollywood. The Electrik Red singer interviewed Amerie about her new album Cymatica Vol. 1 and then the tables were turned when Amerie questioned her about Electrik Red’s sophomore effort How to Be a Lady: Volume 2.

Binkie used to be a dancer for Amerie. “She was an amazing, amazing boss,” shared Binkie. “Even when I starved you guys ’cause I said that you missed a step?” joked A. Watch the old friends catch up.