‘The Voice’ Season 7: Danica Shirey and Toia Jones Compete For A Spot On Team Pharrell

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'The Voice' Season 7:  Danica  Shirey and Toia Jones Compete For A Spot On Team Pharrell Last night The Voice’s resident divas closed out the show with a performance of Beyonce’s hit song “Halo.” After an emotional rehearsal Danica Shirey and Toia Jones battled each other for a spot on Team Pharrell. Both ladies came to the stage prepared to win, but Pharrell could only pick … [Read more...]

Lalah Hathaway Reveals Plans To Record A LIVE Album, Here’s Your Chance To Support The Project

Lalah Hathaway Reveals Plans To Record A LIVE Album, Here's Your Chance To Support The Project

 Lalah Hathaway Reveals Plans To Record A LIVE Album, Here's Your Chance To Support The Project Grammy Award winning artist Lalah Hathaway is working on a LIVE album and she’s letting you be a part of the action. For the launch of her upcoming album, Lalah has teamed up with Pledge Music, a website that allows fans to become part of the music making experience itself by … [Read more...]

‘American Idol’ Alum & Plus Size Model Joanne Borgella Dies At 32

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CORRECTION: In a statement released online, Joanne Borgella's family shared the date and time of death as Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 5:45 a.m. American Idol alum, plus size model and designer Joanne Borgella died Saturday morning from a rare case of Endometrial cancer according to several of her colleagues and close friends. After becoming the first winner of Mo'Nique's … [Read more...]

We’re Convinced That Mary Lambert Is Having The BEST Week Ever!

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We're Convinced That Mary Lambert Is Having The BEST Week Ever! Between collaborating with other artists and sharing her Secrets with the world, Mary Lambert carved out just enough time to release her major label debut album this week. “After 9 months of pouring my entire being into this project, Heart on My Sleeve (released Oct. 14) is finally here for your ears & hearts … [Read more...]

Queen Latifah Shares Career Advice As Essence Magazine’s November Guest Editor

Queen Latifah Shares Career Advice As Essence Magazine’s November Guest Editor

Queen Latifah Shares Career Advice As Essence Magazine’s November Guest Editor Multimedia mogul and Renaissance woman Queen Latifah is the cover model and guest editor for Essence Magazine’s November Career Issue. Inside the pages of the career issue, the daytime TV talk show host shares how she’s preparing for her upcoming role as Blues singer Bessie Smith and the direction … [Read more...]

Must See TV: Plus Model Denise Bidot Gives One Audience Member A Makeover On ‘The Real’

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Must See TV: Plus Model Denise Bidot Gives One Audience Member A Makeover On 'The Real' International plus size model and tv personality Denise Bidot stopped by the set of The Real to talk about her career and being an inspiration to other women. Along with encouraging girls of all shapes and sizes to love the skin they’re in, Denise gives one lucky audience member a … [Read more...]

5 Ways To Ensure Power Couple Status Like Melissa McCarthy & Ben Falcone

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5 Ways To Ensure Power Couple Status Like Melissa McCarthy & Ben Falcone Power couple Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone have done an extraordinary job of finding a way to mix business with pleasure. In addition to appearing in a number of films together, this year McCarthy starred in the Falcone directed film Tammy. So what’s their secret? Henry Hutcheson, author of the … [Read more...]

Melissa McCarthy & Star Studded Cast Shine In New Film ‘St. Vincent’

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Melissa McCarthy & Star Studded Cast Shine In New Film 'St. Vincent' This weekend I had the pleasure of watching Denzel Washington kick major butt in his new movie The Equalizer and like many movie watchers, my favorite part of the movie going experience is seeing the previews of 'coming soon' films. One film that caught my eye was St. Vincent, a comedy-drama written and … [Read more...]

Aretha Franklin To Release An Album Of Diva Classics, Including Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep”

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Aretha Franklin To Release An Album Of Diva Classics, Including Adele's "Rolling In The Deep" Vocally, there isn’t much that Aretha Franklin can’t do, and that includes turning classic songs into her own. Franklin is scheduled to release a new studio album, Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics on October 21, 2014. In addition to being the Queen of Soul, Franklin has … [Read more...]

Shonda Rhimes’ Track Record Draws Comparisons To Aaron Spelling

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ABC's Thursday Lineup Is In Shonda's Hands Shonda Rhimes has the Midas touch. If you don’t believe me, I implore you to tune into ABC this fall when 3 shows that Rhimes has her hand in claim the 8pm to 10pm time slot on the network. The three shows that I’m speaking of being Grey’s Anatomy, now in its 11th season, fan favorite Scandal and her newest show, How to Get Away … [Read more...]

Lena Dunham Opens Up About Body Image Issues While Giving Advice To Other Women In New Book

Lena Dunham Opens Up About Body Image Issues While Giving Advice To Other Women In New Book

Lena Dunham Opens Up About Body Image Issues While Giving Advice To Other Women In New Book Lena Dunham is preparing to release a book entitled Not That Kind Of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She’s ‘Learned. Leading up to the release of her new book, Lena has posted several YouTube videos called “Ask Lena," where she addresses several issues and answers questions that many … [Read more...]

Wendy Williams Hosts The Explosive 2-Part R&B Divas LA Reunion Special

Wendy Williams Hosts The Explosive 2-Part R&B Divas LA Reunion Special

Wendy Williams Hosts The Explosive 2-Part R&B Divas LA Reunion Special Last night part one of the R&B Divas LA reunion aired on TV One and the women came prepared to air out their clean and dirty laundry. Talk show host Wendy Williams returned as the host of the sizzling reunion special and in my opinion Wendy should host all reunion shows for every reality show going … [Read more...]

Fall 2014 TV Lineup: Shows That You Must See

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Fall 2014 TV Lineup:  Shows That You Must See Fall is upon us and there a ton of new (and old) shows worth tuning into. Major networks, ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC and The CW all have some shows worth checking out, but today we’ve listed five of our favorites. To keep it fair, we’ll share one show from each network that we plan on watching this fall. NBC (The Voice) The Voice - … [Read more...]

Octavia Spencer’s New Show ‘Red Band Society’ Is Worth Watching

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Octavia Spencer's New Show 'Red Band Society' Is Worth Watching  Since winning an Oscar for her role in The Help, we've been patiently waiting to see more of Octavia Spencer on an ongoing basis.  In the meantime, she's written a children's book, flexed her acting muscles in Fruitvale Station and there were rumors that she would be starring in a revamped classic.  But nothing … [Read more...]

Shonda Rhimes Wants To Add Actress To Her Long List Of Titles

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Shonda Rhimes Wants To Add Actress To Her Long List Of Titles Shonda Rhimes does it all! She’s a writer, show runner, producer and now you can add actress to her resume. Cinemablend has confirmed that ABC’s resident Wonderwoman will appear in an upcoming episode of The Mindy Project this fall in an episode centered around Dartmouth Reunion Week. It’s speculated that Rhimes … [Read more...]

Rosie O’Donnell Wears A Qristyl Frazier Design On The Cover Of A National Magazine

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Rosie O'Donnell Wears A Qristyl Frazier Design On The Cover Of A National Magazine This is a designer’s dream come true. Rosie O’Donnell was captured wearing a Qristyl Frazier Design (QFD) on the cover of the nationally publicized magazine Variety. Rosie O'Donnell is in the news for being one of the new co-hosts on the ABC talk show The View.  This cover featuring Rosie is … [Read more...]

Bill Murray Thinks Melissa McCarthy Would Make A Great Ghostbuster

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Bill Murray Thinks Melissa McCarthy Would Make A Great Ghostbuster Last month, we shared news that director Paul Feig (Bridesmaids & The Heat) would be directing the new Ghostbusters movie and since he has such a great working relationship with Melissa McCarthy, she was one of the actresses being mentioned to be in the reboot. You see, here’s the thing. If you’re a fan of … [Read more...]

Octavia Spencer Looks Lovely In Tadashi Shoji At The Toronto International Film Festival

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Octavia Spencer Looks Lovely In Tadashi Shoji At The Toronto International Film Festival Last week, Octavia Spencer wore a green lace-accented knee length Tadashi Shoji dress to the premiere of the film “Black and White” at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival on Sept. 6th in Toronto, Canada. By now, it’s safe to say that Tadashi Shoji is a favorite of Spencer’s. … [Read more...]