The “Say Something Nice” Challenge: Watch Ashanti Perform “I Got It” On The Queen Latifah Show

With a brand new album to push (shouts out to her little sister Shia for hitting the streets to slang copies), Black Fran Drescher is in full promo swing. Well, that’s when she isn’t displaying chickenhead-esque behavior in regard to her on-again-off-again-oh-who-gives-a-shit-its-2014 relationship with Nelly, but that’s a post for another day.

Watch Ashanti hit the stage on ‘The Queen Latifah Show’ to perform her single “I Got It” by pressing play.

Promo Trail: Ashanti Talks New Album, Love Life And More On The Breakfast Club

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Ashanti didn’t need an excuse to get loose as she partied it up with family and friends in New York City earlier this week. Extending her stay in The Big Apple to include promo, Black Fran Drescher hit up The Breakfast Club in support of ‘Braveheart’, her first album in more than five years.

Watch her chatted it up about everything from her relationship with Nelly, being in a better place with former mentor (and rumored on-the-low lover) Irv Gotti, why she chose to go the independent route as an artist and more after the jump!

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Ashanti: Surprise Birthday Party In New York City

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Time keeps on slipping into the future. Who could ever forget the infinite playlist of Ashanti featured songs that made their mama scream “Turn that shit off already!” from the other side of the crib? Nostalgia, we meet once again.

Between us, Black Fran Drescher’s role in the film ‘Coach Carter’ never received the recognition I believe it deserved. You know how many teenage girls (well, my hoe ass friends at least) slurped up baby chowder in lieu of making one after watching her dreadful performance with their high school sweetheart?

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Thank you for all you do, Ms. Douglas. Please feel free to take all the time you need before releasing your next studio album.

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Girl Around Town: Ashanti Lives It Up In Las Vegas

ashanti pool TOUCH2 Girl Around Town: Ashanti Lives It Up In Las VegasHands on your knees, hand on your knees! Ashanti kicked off Labor Day Weekend by lowering herself into twerk stance at the Palms Pool Resort in Las Vegas over the weekend. She was joined at the Ditch Saturdays event by T.I. and LL Cool J.

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Quick Flicks: Nelly Parties In Las Vegas With Ashanti

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If you think Flo Rida snatched the last slice of sock-it-to-me cake from Nelly‘s hands think again.

Cornell Haynes is still out here booking stages and Lions Club Halls whenever bingo nights have been cancelled for the week. When was your last show?

On Sunday, the St. Louis rapper partied it up at Haze nightclub in Sin City with longtime girlfriend Ashanti and her younger sister Shia.

According to prying eyes, the small entourage enjoyed an endless supply of Moet Rose Imperial as they posted up at their own table located behind the DJ booth.

Nelly and Ashanti reportedly were seen playing kissy face and cuddling until Nelly hit the stage to perform a few hits from his discography.

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Still Trying: Ashanti Drops “That’s What We Do” Featuring R. Kelly

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Ashanti took time out of her busy schedule of blocking all of Black Twitter and stocking the shelves at Sam’s Club with Charli Baltimore and Amil to premiere her new single “That’s What We Do” featuring singer R. Kelly.

The two former chart toppers go back and forth talking about all the crazy stuff they do in their relationship including going through phones, calling up numbers . . . you know, stuff that will have you saying “But Rasheeda, he did do that to me” in the long run.

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Will this be the hit that Ashanti has been looking for since parting ways with her sideburns? Probably not, but we won’t knock the girl for trying because she obviously has a fan base somewhere. Take a listen to the track after the jump!

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