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Hot Shots: LisaRaye McCoy, DeVon Franklin, Porsha Stewart, LeVar Burton, ...

Popular Los Angeles ministry One Church International held a fundraiser called “One Church, One Night” recently to raise money for the church’s new home in West Hollywood, California. The ministry also plans to donate a portion of the evening’s proceeds ...
Music

Michelle Williams: Ambassador For Anti-Bullying Campaign

Former Destiny’s Child singer Michelle Williams is the spokesperson for the National Voices for Equality Education & Enlightenment (NVEEE) and appears in a new anti-bullying public service announcement for the organization. The new P.S.A. is for NVEEE’s “Not On My ...
News

Beyoncé Knowles: Votes & Pens Letter For President Obama

Pop superstar Beyoncé Knowles showed her enthusiasm for the 2012 Presidential Election by posting images of her voting on her Tumblr page. In a series of posts, the 31-year-old entertainer showed photos of her examining, signing and posing with what ...
Gospel

Donald Lawrence: The Choir Is The Training Ground For Solo ...

Singer, songwriter and producer Donald Lawrence has hosted Verizon’s “How Sweet the Sound” for fives years. The Gospel choir competition, which expanded from just church choirs to community and college choirs this year, is gearing up for its big finale ...
Music

SWV: Performs At “Black Girls Rock!” & Sign With New ...

90’s R&B trio SWV are back in stride again and were one of the highlights at this weekend’s taping of BET’s “Black Girls Rock!” celebration. The Sisters With Voices, made up of Cheryl “Coko” Clemons, Tamara “Taj” George and Leanne “LeLee” ...
Gospel

Tour Talk: Mary Mary Hitting The Road

Grammy-winning Gospel duo and reality show stars Mary Mary are kicking off a fall tour starting Oct. 25 in Jacksonville, Fla. The sisters, Erica and Tina Campbell, will be joined on their “Go Get It” tour in all cities by ...
News

Just Hitched: “Private Practice” Star Audra McDonald Gets Married

Former “Private Practice” star Audra McDonald got married this weekend to Broadway star Will Swenson. McDonald, a five-time Tony Award winner, wore an Esosa dress during the wedding ceremony that took play at their home in Croton-on-Hudson, New York. The ...
Wrestling

Life After: Former WWE Star Shad Gaspard Shoots Docu-series

Shad Gaspard is a professional wrestler who has focused his attention as of late on transitioning into the acting world. The 31-year-old grappler, who wrestled as one-half of the World Wrestling Entertainment tag team Cryme Tyme alongside JTG for three ...
Gospel

James Hall: Gospel Great Declares “Choir Music Will Never Die!”

James Hall is an innovative choir master, songwriter and arranger who is known for fusing contemporary choral sounds with intricate elements of jazz, big band and classical music. “Now I’ve become a musical term,” Hall laughed. “I hear people say, “oh ...
TV

Nip & Tuck: “Wendy Williams Show” Getting Makeover For New ...

There are changes in store when Wendy Williams’ daytime talk show returns for its fourth season on Sept. 10. The nationally syndicated chat show, which also repeats in the evenings on Black Entertainment Television, will air in high-definition, have a ...