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Ashley’s Morning Scoop 12.7.15

He’s heeeeeere. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West welcomed their son, who we will just call “boy.” Kim and Kanye have yet to release the name of the little one, although a source close to the couple says he will have the middle name Robert after Kim’s late father.

Actor Morgan Freeman was uninjured after his plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Mississippi over the weekend after it blew a tire on takeoff. Freeman was on his way to Texas to film a segment for National Geographic when the issue occurred. Luckily Freeman and the pilot landed without incident and only damage to the plane.

Tyrese Gibson from the Fast & Furious franchise recently revealed an extravagant gift he gave his daughter, Shayla… island. Yes, as in HER OWN ISLAND….she’s 8. The actor says they call it Love Island and he has yet to reveal where it’s located. I hope it’s in a pool in their backyard, because, again, she’s 8!

Grammy Nominations are out and it’s no surprise, Taylor Swift is racking up the nominations. Swift joins the Weeknd with 7 noms each. Swift is nominated in three of the major categories, for album, record and song of the year, for 1989 and Bad Blood, respectively. Rapper, Kendrick Lamar leads the pack with 11 nominations, two of those are shared with T Swift, best pop duo/group performance and best music video for his part in Bad Blood.

Dancing with the Stars pros Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd are engaged! The two have been on and off since 2012 and have been performing in Miami. It was during one of their performances of Sway, at the Olympia Theatre, that Maks got down on one knee and told Peta, “I’m in love with you, and I will be in love with you for the rest of my life.”

Mariah Carey recovered from her recent bout with the flu in time to perform at a Pier 1 Imports pop-up shop in New York City. Carey was briefly hospitalized last week and her scheduled performance was in jeopardy. Mariah made sure that event staff introduce her as “the best-selling female artist” and she be referred to as the “Queen of Christmas” during the 45 minute event, which netted her a little $300,000 pay day.

Jenna Dewan-Tatum celebrated her 35th birthday over the weekend with a big party at a Hollywood nightclub. Channing’s wife was surrounded by her famous friend’s, but it was two of the guests in particular that had people talking. Selena Gomez and One Direction’s Niall Halloran were spotted acting very much like a new couple at the party.