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Eve

Eve Jihan Jeffers (born November 10, 1978) is an American Grammy Award winning rapper-songwriter, record producer and actress. Her first three albums have sold over 8 million copies worldwide. She has also achieved success in fashion with her clothing line, Fetish. She is the inaugural winner of the Grammy Award for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration in 2002 for the song "Let Me Blow Ya Mind", with Gwen Stefani. Eve was number 48 on VH1's "50 Greatest Women Of The Video Era" list. As an actress, Eve is best known for her roles as Terri Jones in the films Barbershop and Barbershop 2: Back in Business, and as Shelley Williams on the UPN television sitcom Eve. Eve was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Julia Wilch-Jeffers, a publishing company supervisor, and Jerry Jeffers, a chemical plant supervisor. She adopted the name Gangsta in high school as part of an all-female group called EDGP (pronounced "Egypt"). During her early years in Philadelphia, she was educated at Martin Luther King High School. Eve's first musical interest was singing. She sang in many choirs and even formed an all-female singing group (Dope Girl Posse or D.G.P.) with a manager. This group covered songs

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Eve -- Backtracks Poorly from Britney Spears Slam

Eve
Backtracks Poorly from Britney Spears Slam

Eve is trying to distance herself from the comments she made about Britney Spears on the new will.i.am song, but her argument just doesn't make any sense. Eve was a guest on Bravo's "Watch What… READ MORE >

Britney Spears' Rep Calls BS On Eve's Claim Brit Didn't Sing

Britney Spears' Rep
Calls BS On Eve's Claim Brit Didn't Sing

Britney Spears' rep is calling BS on Eve's insinuation that Britney didn't sing on her new release, "Scream & Shout."Jeff Raymond, B.S.'s publicist, tells TMZ, "It's absolute BS. … READ MORE >

- 673 days ago
DMX -- Ruff Ryders Are REUNITING!!!

DMX
Ruff Ryders Are REUNITING!!!

It's official ... DMX and his legendary rap crew Ruff Ryders are getting back together -- in fact, X tells TMZ, a blowout reunion tour is already in the works.Ruff Ryders first lady Eve told us… READ MORE >

- 1065 days ago
Eve -- I'm Ready to Ryde with DMX Again

Eve
Ready to Ryde with DMX Again

With DMX out of prison ... the Ruff Ryders WILL roll again ... this according to the former 1st Lady of the rap crew, Eve. The Grammy Winner was leaving La Guardia airport in NY this weekend when… READ MORE >

- 1067 days ago
'Jon & Kate' Devastate ... Eve?!

'Jon & Kate' Devastate ... Eve?!

Eve's one tough chick -- she is the Ruff Ryders' First Lady, after all -- but when the televised breakdown of the Gosselin family came up last night ... girl was practically on the verge of tears.… READ MORE >

- 2020 days ago
Eve: Don't Make Me Punch You!

Eve: Don't Make Me Punch You!

Eve was sending her prayers to alleged assault victim Rihanna -- but after an oddly phrased question, she was ready to smack someone too. See Also Eve Freaks Out on Driver  READ MORE >

- 2135 days ago
Naomi Watts: What the Chuck?!

Naomi Watts: What the Chuck?!

Sure, she's a great actress and all, but does Naomi Watts have any idea how much wood a woodchuck would chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood?insertBCSinglePlayer(1618638525);Also in NY: A sleepy… READ MORE >

- 2373 days ago
Eve Freaks Out on Driver

Eve Freaks Out on Driver

DUI Hall of Famer Eve flipped out on her chauffeur last night -- screaming obscenities at him outside Eva Longoria's birthday party.insertBCSinglePlayer(1456302814);It looks like she had a good… READ MORE >

- 2471 days ago
Eve in the Garden of Inebriation

Eve in the Garden of Inebriation

Anybody got a SCRAM bracelet? Eve gets her groove on -- and then some -- at Blush in Vegas. READ MORE >

- 2498 days ago
Ultimate Drunk Goes Nuts on Celebs

Ultimate Drunk Goes Nuts on Celebs

There's crazy -- and then there's Hollywood Blvd. crazy! Last night, one the many wackos on the Walk of Fame harassed Rumer Willis, Eve, Clifton Collins, Jr. and Maynard Keenan of Tool -- just… READ MORE >

- 2528 days ago

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