Daily Archives: August 2, 2012

TV

Her OWN Show: La Toya Jackson Lands Deal For Reality ...

La Toya Jackson is set to star in her own reality series on Oprah Winfrey‘s OWN Network. The show, titled “Life With La Toya” will premiere in early 2013. The 56-year-old entertainer, once considered the black sheep of the Jackson ...
Exclusive

Throwback Thursday: Interview With “Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta” Star Stevie ...

Music producer Stevie J is generating a lot of buzz for his philandering ways and controversial antics on VH1’s lowbrow reality series “Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta.” I interviewed Stevie J (real name: Steven Jordan) back in July 2002 and even ...
TV

Not So Funny: Christian Group Wants Cedric The Entertainer’s “The ...

Is TV Land’s “The Soul Man” blasphemeth? A Christian conservative watchdog group called One Million Moms sure thinks the Cedric The Entertainer and Niecy Nash fronted sitcom is! The 30 minute comedy, which became TV Land’s second-highest rated series premiere ...
Gospel

Pure Parody: Darlene McCoy Spoofs Tamela Mann’s “Take Me To ...

Is singer and radio personality Darlene McCoy the “Weird Al” Yankovic of gospel music? If her parody of Tamela Mann’s hit single, “Take Me To The King” is the answer to that question, then it’s a resounding: “Yes!” McCoy, host ...
Music

Melanie Amaro: “X Factor” Winner Premieres First Single

It’s been almost eight months since Melanie Amaro was named winner of the first season of Simon Cowell’s Fox competition series, “The X-Factor.” Now the 20-year-old singer has released her first single, “Don’t Fail Me Now,” which was produced by ...