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Both Sides Now: Chaka Khan Out Of Rehab & In ...

R&B veteran Chaka Khan has resumed her concert dates following a stint in rehab. The 10-time Grammy winner announced in early July she had checked into a rehabilitation facility for an addiction to prescription pain medication. Khan left the rehab ...
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Iyanla Vanzant: “Fix My Life” Star Talks Donald Trump, Lamar ...

Motivational speaker and TV personality Iyanla Vanzant is preparing to deliver a keynote address on the Empowerment Stage during the 22nd annual Essence Festival in New Orleans on Saturday, July 2. “I’ve done it for 14 years and I consider ...
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HOT SHOTS: Tank, Khloe Kardashian, Charlamagne The God, Chrisette Michele, ...

Jessica Care Moore’s Black WOMEN Rock! organization recently hosted its 12th Annual Black WOMEN Rock! (BWR!) Concert to a sold-out audience at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African-American History in Detroit. Over 500 concert-goers showed up to the Museum ...
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Prince Protégé Vanity: Dead At 57

Singer Vanity has died. The Prince protégé and lead singer of the 1980’s girl group Vanity 6 was 57-years-old. Vanity, whose real name was Denise Katrina Matthews, passed after battling sclerosing encapsulating peritonitis—an inflammation of the small intestines. The singer ...
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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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Sign O The Times: Prince Partners With “Slave” Label

Prince’s fallout with Warner Bros Records 20 years ago is one of music’s most epic sagas. He signed with the record company in 1977 and had many successful album releases on Warner Bros. In the late 1980’s and into the ...
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Eric Benet: Wife Expecting His Third Child

Eric Benet is about to be a dad again. The R&B star’s wife Manuela Testolini are expecting their second child together, the singer’s third. They already have a two-year-old daughter, Lucia Bella and Benet has a 22-year-old daughter, India, from ...
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Chris Brown: Making Sexual Confessions

R&B singer Chris Brown is making some sexual confessions in a new interview with UK’s The Guardian. During the interview, which took place at a Los Angeles recording studio, Brown shared with the reporter that he lost his virginity at ...
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Whitney Houston: Broadway-Bound In “The Bodyguard”

Heather Headley is currently the ‘Queen of the Night,’ starring as Whitney Houston in the U.K. musical production, “The Bodyguard.” Launched last fall on London’s West End, the big-budget show is gearing up to launch on Broadway in 2014. Headley ...
Books

Miki Turner: A Visual Celebration Of Dynamic Women

Award-winning photojournalist Miki Turner has released her first book, “Journey to the Woman I’ve Come to Love.” The 190-page book features beautiful black-and-white images of a collection of women who have impacted Turner’s journey in some capacity. The empowering and ...