George Lucas and Mellody Hobson Engaged

In today's link roundup: The longtime couple is reportedly planning to tie the knot. Plus: Bobby Womack diagnosed with Alzheimer's. 

Posted:
 
lucasandmel575
George Lucas and Mellody Hobson (Getty Images)

George Lucas and Mellody Hobson engaged: The famed director and his businesswoman girlfriend of seven years are planning to tie the knot, the Huffington Post reports.  

Kevin Hart's fashion predictions for the Kimye offspring: You didn't think comedians were going to leave this one alone, did you?

Bobby Womack diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease: The 68-year-old singer, who released an album last year, reportedly visited a doctor who told him, " 'It's not bad yet, but it's going to get worse,' " said Womack.

Harlem's Lenox Lounge to reopen in new location: The owner says the new venue will be just two blocks away from the historic jazz club that many thought had closed forever.

Like The Root on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.

Comments
The Root encourages respectful debate and dialogue in our commenting community. To improve the commenting experience for all our readers we will be experimenting with some new formats over the next few weeks. During this transition period the comments section will be unavailable to users.

We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your continued support of The Root.

While we are experimenting, please feel free to leave feedback below about your past experiences commenting at The Root.
Must-See Family Attractions
July 29 2014 2:13 PM