Tag: Michael Jackson

TV

Gladys Knight: Paris Jackson Should Respect Her Elders

The “Empress of Soul” Gladys Knight was a guest co-host on the CBS’s “The Talk” yesterday and had some choice words for Michael Jackson’s daughter, Paris Jackson. The 68-year-old music icon, who acknowledged she knows the family very well and recently ...
News

End of an Era: Newsweek to End Print Edition

Newsweek, one of the most respected magazines in the business, will cease print publication this fall. Barry Diller, the chairman of IAC/InterActiveCorp, which recently acquired sole control of Newsweek, announced that a plan to end the print edition of the ...
Faith

Frankly Speaking: Rev. Al Sharpton Talks Insignificant People

“The hardest job of a Black preacher is the preach the funeral of an irrelevant negro!  It’s the hardest job!  Body rolled down the isle, family sitting up there crying and slobbering, and we got to get up to hallucinate ...
Music

In Concert: Shanice Wilson Pays Tribute To Aurora, Colorado Victims

Veteran R&B darling Shanice Wilson played four jam-packed shows presented by SEI Entertainment at the famed Blues Alley jazz supper club in Washington, DC this past weekend. The 39-year-old entertainer, who released her debut CD when she was 14-years-old, told the ...
TV

J Rome: Crowned First Winner Of ABC’s “Duets”

J Rome, a full-time student from Laurel, Maryland, won the fan vote and was declared the champion of the first season of ABC’s “Duets.” The music competition series featured contestants vying for a recording contract with Hollywood Records based off ...
Music

Turn Off: Hearing Her Own Songs Would Spoil the Mood ...

Music:     The idea of being romantic to her own music causes Grammy-winning vocalist Patti Austin to make faces –- and I don’t mean the kind of ‘Love Faces’ that Trey Songz warbles about. The 60-year-old song stylist was ...