Rickey Smiley Morning Show

Gayle King found herself in the hot seat after questioning WNBA champ Lisa Leslie about the late Kobe Bryant’s past sexual assault charges.

In other news, Russell Wilson continues to fall in love with Ciara over and over, Karrine Steffans is expecting a baby, and Erykah Badu is releasing a fragrance that smells like her lady parts. 

Watch Gary With Da Tea explain what reports are saying about smells at Khia's recent music video shoot, updates on the results of Kevin Hart's almost fatal car accident and more below!

In today’s Hot Spot news, Da Brat runs down in which ways the NAACP Image Awards plans to honors Rihanna, Jay Z’s response to why he was seated during the National Anthem and updates on Future’s 17-year-old son’s arrest on gang activity and gun charges. 

In today’s news you can’t use, Special K recognizes Walt Goggins, the first brother to ever ask a coworker to “let me hold $20 til Friday.

Find out why Chris Brown’s lawyer has withdrawn from his sexual assault case and what Colin Kaepernick had to say about Jay Z and Beyonce sitting down during the national anthem at the Super Bowl this year. 

When we were younger, anybody was able to snatch up kids and get them together...

In other news, Jay Z and Beyonce didn’t stand up (or kneel) at last night’s Super Bowl and followers are perplexed by the meaning.