R&B singer Justine Skye, who was previously signed to Atlantic Records, has released the EP “8 Ounces”, her debut project on a new label, Roc Nation. The 9 song set is inspired by love, relationships and ups and downs. The songstress revealed that she’s meeting new people and understanding men more. The EP is a diary of what she’s gone through since her last project. Songwriting/production collaborators The Dream and Tricky Stewart navigated the creative direction for the EP. According to the newcomer, The Dream was an outlet for ideas. She’d discuss situations involving men and he’d turn them into songs. Fans can stream “8 Ounces” at http://www.singersroom.com. Let’s all keep Nick Cannon in our prayers. The actor/musician/comedian took to Instagram yesterday to notify friends and fans that he has been hospitalized due to Lupus and will remain admitted until after the holidays. Cannon will spend Christmas at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. In December 2011, Cannon experienced kidney problems while vacationing in Aspen, Colorado, with his family. In March 2012, he was diagnosed with the autoimmune disease. Get well soon Nick. On January 28, 2017, R&B beauty will take over the small screen. Singers Keri Hilson and Kelly Rowland, along with actresses Meagan Good and Kellee Stewart will star in the forthcoming Lifetime film “Love By The 10th Date.” According to Lifetime, the film follows the ladies as they navigate their lives and careers. The film also stars Cat Deeley, Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman and Brandon T. Jackson, which was written and directed by Nzinhga Stewart. A great deal of sexiness will be displayed on screen. Fans shouldn’t miss this one. Rapper Kanye West made a rare appearance on social media site Twitter to pay tribute to Vogue Italia editor Franca Sozzani who passed away yesterday at age 66 in Milan after a long undisclosed illness, according to Italian news agency ANAS. Sozzani teased Vogue Italia with the rapper turned designer who praised his talents. Beyond a headline grabbing meeting with president elect Donald Trump earlier this month, West has otherwise kept a low profile. Last month, he was hospitalized for exhaustion, according to source and cancelled the remainder of his “Saint Pablo Tour”, a trek to support his seventh studio effort “Life Of Pablo.” Other celebrities who paid tribute to Sozzani, who helmed Vogue Italia for 28 years, include Madonna, Bella Hadid and Paris Hilton.