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TV

Byron Pitts: New Anchor Of ABC’s “Nightline”

Veteran news man Byron Pitts moved from CBS News to ABC News in 2013 to become chief national correspondent and anchor. Now, after being at the network for a year and half, Pitts has been promoted to the new anchor ...
ExclusiveJazz

Maysa Leak: Talks Giving Fans Their Money’s Worth

Grammy nominee Maysa Leak is a soulful jazz chanteuse doing music on her own terms. This former lead singer for the UK acid jazz band Incognito and background vocalist for Stevie Wonder has released 12 solo albums.  Her latest offering, ...
RadioTV

Diva Divide: Rickey Smiley Hires Two New Co-Hosts To Replace ...

Rickey Smiley has hired two ladies to replace the exiting Ebony Steele. It was announced earlier this summer that Steele would be leaving the show that she has co-hosted with Smiley, HeadKrack and Gary With Da Tea after seven years.  ...
Music

Diana Ross: Kicking Off Tour In Time For Black Music ...

Veteran superstar Diana Ross is headed out on tour just in time for Black Music Month. The 70-year-old entertainer will perform concert dates in the United States and Canada for the North American leg of her “In The Name of ...
Movies

Major Movie: Mo’Nique Books Part In Bessie Smith Film

Oscar winner Mo’Nique has finally landed a part in a major Hollywood film. It was just announced that Mo’Nique has signed on to star opposite Queen Latifah in HBO’s film about Bessie Smith. Actress Khandi Alexander (“Scandal“) will also star ...
Radio

Radio Active: Nicole Ari Parker Joins Café Mocha Syndicated Show

Actress, Entrepreneur and Mom, Nicole Ari Parker is joining the nationally syndicated radio show Café Mocha as a Special Celebrity Correspondent. The film and television actress brings a unique perspective to Café Mocha, offering insights and opinions with hosts, comedienne/TV ...
TV

Mo’Nique: Hosting “Love & Hip Hop” Reunion Special

Academy Award-winning actress Mo’Nique is hosting the reunion special for “Love & Hip Hop.” While no formal announcement has been made, cast members of the controversial VH1 reality show posted photos with the comedienne from the taping on Instagram. Mo’Nique ...
Gospel

The Winner Is: How Sweet The Sound Crowns New Winner

AlwaysAList.com was in attendance for Verizon’s How Sweet the Sound 2013 grand finale in Los Angeles recently. The annual gospel music choir competition, hosted by Donald Lawrence and Yolanda Adams, held its closing ceremony on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Nokia ...
Gospel

Hollywood Singing: Verizon’s How Sweet The Sound Finale In Tinseltown

Verizon’s How Sweet the Sound is headed to Hollywood. The annual gospel music choir competition, hosted by Donald Lawrence and Yolanda Adams, will hold its finale to determine the 2013 winner on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Nokia Theatre. Seven ...
TV

More Mo’Nique: Readying A New Talk Show

Oscar-winning actress Mo’Nique is readying a return to television with a talk show pilot for ABC/Disney. The 45-year-old comedienne currently had a daytime talk show being developed by Vicki Dummer, ABC’s Executive Vice President Current Series and Specials. A source ...