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Baby On Board: Kandi Burruss Expecting Second Child

“Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kandi Burruss is pregnant with her second child, her first with husband Todd Tucker. The 39-year-old Grammy winner confirmed to E! News that she and her TV producer hubby are expecting, though they do not ...
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End Of The Road: Anthony Hamilton & Wife Divorcing

R&B crooner Anthony Hamilton and his wife of ten years, Tarshá Hamilton, have decided to end their marriage. The couple was married for a decade, having wed in 2005. The two originally met more than 12 years ago when Tarshá ...
TV

Doctor Duty: “Grey’s Anatomy” Has New Full-Time Surgeon

On the heals of the death of Dr. Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey), “Grey’s Anatomy” has a new full time surgeon. The long-running ABC drama has promoted actor Jason George who plays Ben Warren – the surgical resident and an attending ...
Theater

Brandy Norwood: Razzle Dazzles Em In “Chicago” on Broadway

Grammy winner Brandy Norwood made her Broadway debut in the long-running musical, “Chicago.” Originally launched on the Great White Way in 1975, the Fred Ebb and John Kander production directed by Bob Fosse holds the distinction of being the longest-running ...
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Melba Moore: From Welfare To Working More Than Ever Before

Tony Award winner Melba Moore has seen highs and lows in her music career. She’s topped the charts, hosted TV shows and starred in films before seeing it all end at the hands of her husband, music producer Charles Huggins. ...
TV

Debbie Allen: Lands Huge Promotion On “Grey’s Anatomy”

McDreamy may be dead, but McAllen just got a promotion!  Debbie Allen’s role on Shonda Rhimes’ “Grey’s Anatomy” has been expanded in a significant way. The celebrated actress/choreographer will serve as executive producer and director of medical drama’s upcoming 12th ...
TV

Profiting Prophetesses: Does Lifetime’s New Show “Preach” Cross The Line?

[quote]Prophetess [prof-i-tis] noun: a woman who speaks for God or a deity, or by divine inspiration. a woman who is a spokesperson of some doctrine, cause, or movement. the wife or female companion of a prophet. She might, in one ...
Lifestyle

Back In Stride Again: Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly Returning To ...

After a five-year hiatus, the iconic Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly returns to the 2015 Essence Festival where they will headline the Friday, July 3 tribute to New Orleans. As a celebration of The Big Easy for the 10th anniversary since ...
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Jonathan Nelson: Gospel Star Challenging Everyone To Be “Fearless”

Four-time Stellar Award winner Jonathan Nelson has great anticipation for his fifth album, “Fearless.” Captured live during a live CD/DVD recording called “Fearless Experience” at this home church The Faith Center in Sunrise, Florida earlier this year, the disc marks ...
Theater

Open Road: “Motown The Musical” Makes Millions On Tour

Missed “Motown The Musical” on Broadway? Well catch the show on the road. The hit theatrical production is currently playing Hollywood’s Pantages Theatre will celebrate the one-year anniversary of its first national tour on May 8, 2015 after kicking off ...