Tag: Jody Watley

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BET Launches Festival: Should Essence Be Worried?

Black Entertainment Television recently announced its inaugural BET Experience in Los Angeles—a three-day “music, entertainment and Black culture” festival nearly identical to the Essence Festival. The idea that BET would be expanding into the festival business doesn’t really raise eyebrows! ...
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Solid Gold: Solange Goes Vintage For Solo Return

Eclectic singer Solange Knowles—younger sister to music icon Beyoncé Knowles—performed on NBC’s “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” on Monday night. The Houston-bred singer performed her new single “Losing You” from her recently-released EP, “True.” Solange’s performance draws likeness to both Diana ...
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Soul Train Awards: Paying Tribute To Iconic Soul Train Dancers

Nothing says “Soul Train” like the iconic Soul Train Dancers. Actress Rosie Perez, former Shalamar singers Jody Watley and Jeffrey Daniel, and the late actor, Fred Berry Jr. are all stars who got their start as a Soul Train Dancer. ...