Kelly Price Debuts New Feel Good Single “It’s My Time”

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Regardless of what you think about Kelly Price after seeing her on R&B Divas: L.A., you can’t deny that she is one talented diva! After a dramatic season on the TV One show, Ms. Price is ready to get back to singing and to show us how serious she is, Kelly’s next project, "Sing Pray Love Vol. 1: Sing" is scheduled for a June 3, 2014 release date. In the following … [Read more...]

Adele Is The Most Listened To Artist By Employees While Working

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Listening to music is the best way to get through an 8 hour work day and of all of the musicians in the world, Adele is the most listened to artist during work hours. Online music streaming website Spotify recently conducted a study and revealed that 61% of people listen to music in the workplace and 16% of those employees listen to Adele. For the report, Spotify … [Read more...]

Christina Hendricks Shares What Started The “Game of Thrones” Rumors

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Typically, celebrity rumors come from unknown sources, but Christina Hendricks recently started her own rumor and put the same rumor to rest. Rumors that the "Mad Men" actress was heading to the HBO hit series “Game of Thrones” surfaced after she was asked if she wanted to star in any other shows. Although she had never seen the show, she replied, ‘Game of Thrones’ because she … [Read more...]

Oprah Winfrey Teaches: 4 Lessons That I Learned From O Magazine’s May 2014 Issue

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Oprah Winfrey is more than just a multi-media mogul. With 60 glorious years of life under her belt, she has wealth of knowledge; professionally and personally. This month O Magazine’s theme is "How to Love the Skin You're In," and it’s filled with great tips for any woman looking a little inspiration. I’ve decided to share lessons hidden in the pages of O Magazine’s May 2014 … [Read more...]

Aidy Bryant Helps Seth Rogen Promote His Hosting Gig For SNL

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This weekend the funny and adorable Seth Rogen is hosting “Saturday Night Live.” Seth has enlisted comedian Aidy Bryant to spread the news in a series of SNL promos. If I’m correct, this is Aidy’s first time appearing in an SNL promo, so for that she gets a ‘hi-five.’ Also Read:  ‘SNL’ Adds Newcomers Aidy Bryant, Tim Robinson & Cecily Strong To Cast In the promos, The … [Read more...]

Mary Lambert Shares Her Love Stories & Her Time As Long As It Helps Her Fans

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Heart wrenching tales of love, separations and disappointments are typically the foundation for the most honest bodies of work, including music. While performing at ‘Live in the Vineyard’ recently, Mary Lambert was interviewed by SheKnows. During the interview, Mary shared her journey towards love as a gay woman. When asked how heartbreak can inspire great music, Mary revealed … [Read more...]

Candice Glover’s Debut Album “Music Speaks” Needs Our Help + A Giveaway

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Candice Glover was the main reason that I tuned into American Idol last season. At one point in time I could run down every single winner but somewhere between Jordin Sparks winning to the shakeup at the judges table, I fell out of love with the Fox television show. However, when Candice Glover emerged during season 12, she caught my attention. As a lover of all things R&B … [Read more...]

Lena Dunham Shares Story Of Sister’s Coming Out During Award Ceremony

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Lena Dunham is one of many celebrities that support lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights.  Not only is her support for the LGBT community a passion project, but it’s a personal one as well. Also read: ‘Girls’ Creator Lena Dunham Makes ‘SNL’ Hosting Debut Next Month  Recently the "Girls" creator and star shared her experiences growing up with Grace, her lesbian … [Read more...]

Gabourey, Retta & Lena: Why You Should Follow These Plus Size Actresses On Twitter

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Since joining twitter in 2009, my love with the micro-blogging website has fizzled.  When I initially joined the social media website, I loved it, and then life happened and logging on became a chore.  Until recently, the only time I logged onto twitter was to update the DailyVenusDiva.com page, and then Retta happened. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Retta, she’s … [Read more...]

Gabourey Sidibe Returns To American Horror Story For Fourth Season’s “Freak Show”

FX ordered another installment of "American Horror Story" and Gabourey Sidibe is one of the recurring stars that will be returning for the new season titled, “American Horror Story: Freak Show.” Other cast members returning include Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates and Angela Bassett. “American Horror Story: Freak Show” will be set in Jupiter, Florida, in 1950.  In season four … [Read more...]

Melissa McCarthy’s ‘Spy’ Movie Undergoes a Name Change + 50 Cent Joins the Cast

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Hip hop star 50 cent is the latest celebrity to join the cast of Melissa McCarthy’s upcoming film, “Spy.” In “Spy,” 50 cent will play himself but perhaps with a comedic twist and Melissa McCarthy plays a rookie CIA analyst.  McCarthy will be joined by her "Bridesmaids" co-star Rose Byrne. Also Read: Watch Kathy Bates Bond With Melissa McCarthy And The Cast Of ‘Mike & … [Read more...]

Queen Latifah’s ‘Single Ladies’ Gets A New Home On BET’s Centric Network

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After being canceled by VH1, hour long television series “Single Ladies” will take their drama to BET’s Centric Network. The female centered show will be revived in time for a fourth season thanks to a new exclusive production deal with Queen Latifah’s Flavor Unit Entertainment. In addition to Centric rebooting Single Ladies, Latifah’s daytime talk show, “The Queen Latifah … [Read more...]

Jill Scott Shows Off Her Curves At The UNCF’s ‘An Evening Of Stars’ Event + Looks From The Past

Jill Scott is the type of woman that everyone loves. Men wouldn’t mind being “with” her and she’s the sister-friend that every woman wishes they had. So, I wasn’t surprised to see so many men and women going ga-ga over Jill’s curves earlier this week. Ms. Scott stepped out looking so very chic in a fitted black Haus of falenci’ago dress (thanks for the tip Stylish Curves) and … [Read more...]

Chandra Wilson Stars With Halle Berry In “Frankie & Alice”, In Theaters Now

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As much as we love Chandra Wilson (Dr. Miranda Bailey) on Grey’s Anatomy, it would be nice to see her in more movie roles. With the recent release of Frankie & Alice it looks like we’ll be getting to see the actress alongside Halle Berry and Phylicia Rashad. After years of waiting, Frankie & Alice was released nationwide on April 4, 2014. The biographical drama — … [Read more...]

Watch Amber Riley Perform New Single “Colorblind” On The Queen Latifah Show

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Amber Riley recently appeared on the Queen Latifah Show where she sang her new song Colorblind for the normally energetic audience. The Dancing With The Star season 17 champion gave one heck of a performance!  Everything from Amber’s stage presence to the stillness in the room allowed viewers to connect with the lyrics. I’ll wait for roses to be red again /And I hate that … [Read more...]

“Pitch Perfect 2″ Starring Rebel Wilson Is Holding A Casting Call In Baton Rouge, LA Today

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If you’ve ever wanted to see yourself on the big screen in a movie with Rebel Wilson, here’s your chance. Producers of Pitch Perfect 2, sequel to the hit 2012 musical-comedy Pitch Perfect is holding a casting call in Baton Rouge today. The casting call is scheduled from 11 am-6 pm at 415 North 15th Street. They’re looking for dancers so dance troupes, organizations, teams and … [Read more...]

Is Queen Latifah Going To Reprise Her Role As Gina In ‘Barbershop 3′?

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Before Gina (played by Queen Latifah) invited us into her Beauty Shop in 2005, we met her at Ice Cube’s Barbershop 2 in 2004. According to Deadline, the Barbershop is set to reopen with the same cast and old friendships. The film company responsible for the Barbershop franchise is currently negotiating a mid-seven figure deal with Ice Cube to reprise his role as the star of … [Read more...]

Oprah Winfrey To Kick Off An Eight City Tour Starting This September

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Oprah Winfrey fans are going to rejoice over this news! After years of encouraging viewers to live their best lives, Oprah Winfrey is taking her inspirational message on the road. Starting in September, Oprah will kick off an eight city ‘The Life You Want’ weekend tour. During the tour Ms.Winfrey and friends will pack 18,000 seat arenas for a two day experience featuring a … [Read more...]