Tag: Patti LaBelle

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Reality Return: Could “SWV Reunited” Be Back On WE TV?

Is “SWV Reunited” readying a return on WE TV? Despite the R&B trio SWV revealing their WE TV reality series had been canceled while doing the promotional rounds for their latest album, “Still,” sources close to the cable network tell ...
Photos

HOT SHOTS: Patti LaBelle, Omarion, Loni Love, Kenny Lattimore, Liris ...

Before heading to Washington, DC to be celebrated with the Music Arts Award at BET Honors, Patti LaBelle spent some time at Walt Disney World in Buena Vista, Fla. The music legend was part of Disney’s series of renowned African-American ...
Gospel

End Of The Road: “Bobby Jones Gospel” Coming To An ...

After 35 seasons, BET has decided to end their long-running series “Bobby Jones Gospel.” “Bobby Jones Gospel” is hosted by Grammy-winning recording artist Dr. Bobby Jones, who launched the show in 1980 and used to produce the series himself before ...
Theater

All Aboard: “After Midnight” Prepares To Set Sail

The critically acclaimed Broadway production “After Midnight” has inked a partnership with the Norwegian Cruise Line. The show, which originally starred actor Dulé Hill and singer Fantasia Barrino, will debut on the cruise line’s newest and largest ship, the Norwegian ...
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Whitney Houston: Where Is The All-Star Tribute CD?

After Luther Vandross suffered a severe stroke on April 16, 2003, jazz label Verve Music also released a tribute album to Vandross. The CD was mixed by Ray Bardani, who recorded and mixed most of Luther’s music over the years. ...
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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 ...
Lifestyle

Patti LaBelle: Ready To Be Your Culinary Queen

It’s no secret that Patti LaBelle loves to cook. The Grammy-winning entertainer has prepared meals on national talk shows and even has a line of sauces and marinades sold nationwide in more than 600 stores. Now the 70-year-old vocalist is ...
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 ...
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 ...
News

Aretha Franklin: Filing $10 Million Lawsuit Over Patti LaBelle Fight ...

Grammy winner Aretha Franklin is furious over the story that claimed that she and fellow R&B diva Patti LaBelle had gotten into a fight during an Atlanta concert that resulted in LaBelle being arrested. The story originated on TheNewsNerd.com, a ...