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Rolonda Watts: Talks New Novel & Rumored Romances With Al ...

She’s a beloved talk show host, actress, voiceover goddess and radio personality. But now, Rolonda Watts can add author to her multi-hyphenated list of titles. The Winston-Salem, North Carolina native, who was one of the hosts of “Inside Edition” before ...
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Lil John Roberts: Remembering George Duke, Co-Parenting With Jill Scott ...

He’s one of the industry’s most sought-after drummers, having worked with the likes of Janet Jackson, Elton John, Mary J. Blige and Snoop Dogg to name a few.  Now, after 20-years of supporting the who’s who of music’s finest, Lil ...
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James Brown: “42” Star Chadwick Boseman Cast As Music Icon

Universal Pictures has found an actor to play James Brown in its upcoming biopic. The 31-year-old “42” star Chadwick Boseman, who played the legendary Brooklyn Dodgers second baseman Jackie Robinson in the recent blockbuster, has been cast as Brown. The ...
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Major Milestone: Kenny Lattimore Breaks Barriers In Africa

R&B crooner Kenny Lattimore made a major milestone during a recent tour to Africa. The Washington, DC-bred singer is the first U.S. artist since the late James Brown in 1974 to perform in Zambia this century. Lattimore, who typically tours ...