Tag: Gladys Knight

Movies

Apollo Theater: Famed Venue Headlining Its Own Upcoming Film

“Empire” creator Lee Daniels has signed on to direct “The Apollo Theater Film Project,” a documentary that chronicles the history of New York’s famed Apollo Theater. The authorized documentary will capture the Apollo’s storied impact in shaping America’s music nationally; ...
Movies

Gladys Knight: Actress Cast To Play Her In Aaliyah Movie

“The Hughley’s” star Elise Neal has landed the role of Gladys Knight in the upcoming Lifetime biopic “Aaliyah: Princess of R&B.” The controversial film, that had received backlash from the late singer’s family, stars Alexandra Shipp as the ‘Rock the ...
Gospel

Gone Gospel: Gladys Knight Readying New CD

Seven-time Grammy winner Gladys Knight is no stranger to Gospel music. With more than 40 recorded albums under her belt, Knight has previously released two gospel CDs — “Many Different Roads” (1998) and “One Voice” (2005). Now Knight, who appeared on ...
Theater

Patti LaBelle: Praying Angels Will Save Broadway’s “After Midnight”

Earlier this month news broke that “After Midnight” would close on June 29 after having played 19 preview performances and 272 regular performances. The Tony Award-nominated musical revue originally starred actor Dulé Hill and “American Idol” winner Fantasia Barrino when ...
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Rhythm & Broadcast: Angie Stone Hosts Weekend Radio Show

“R&B Divas” star Angie Stone has launched a new weekend radio show called “Stone Cold R&B.” The three-hour show airs on both Majic 107.5FM and 97.5FM in Atlanta. This is Stone’s first radio venture and the ‘More Than A Woman’ ...
Theater

Diva Delight: Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight & Natalie Cole To ...

On the heels of garnering seven Tony Award nominations, including Best Musical, the hit Broadway show “After Midnight” has announced three music veterans will join the impressive roster of all-star entertainers who have been featured in the musical. Grammy winners ...
Music

Ruben Studdard: Dropping Pounds & New Music Too

“American Idol” winner Ruben Studdard has dropped over 115 pounds since appearing on NBC’s “The Biggest Loser.” Now the soul singer has signed with Verve Records and under the direction of David Foster will release a new CD of classic ...
TV

Reality Diva: Sneak Peak Of Gladys Knight’s New OWN Show

AlwaysAList.com was the first to break news back in July that Gladys Knight was gearing up for reality show on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network. (READ: Gladys Knight: Gearing Up For OWN Show) Now OWN has released a five-minute teaser of ...
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New York City: An A-List Itinerary In The Big Apple

[quote]“New York, concrete jungle where dreams are made of…”[/quote] WHAT TO SEE: We kicked off our trip checking out the hot-like-fire Broadway production, “Motown: The Musical.” Joined by friends Sherri Shepherd of “The View” and Carla Hall from “The Chew,” ...
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Gladys Knight: Gearing Up For OWN Show

R&B icon Gladys Knight is preparing for her reality TV debut. AlwaysAList.com has learned exclusively that the “Empress of Soul” is currently shooting a show that is expected to air on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network. The 69-year-old vocalist was shooting ...