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HOT SHOTS: Usher, Kandi Burruss, Godfrey, Bevy Smith, Flo Rida, ...

R&B superstar Usher is among the U.S. delegation of cultural leaders and artists part of a four-day artistic exchange with Cuba. This week, the 37-year-old entertainer arrived in Havana, Cuba with a 33-person cultural delegation. The U.S. talent visited Cuba’s ...
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Brandy Norwood: Razzle Dazzles Em In “Chicago” on Broadway

Grammy winner Brandy Norwood made her Broadway debut in the long-running musical, “Chicago.” Originally launched on the Great White Way in 1975, the Fred Ebb and John Kander production directed by Bob Fosse holds the distinction of being the longest-running ...
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Back In Stride Again: Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly Returning To ...

After a five-year hiatus, the iconic Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly returns to the 2015 Essence Festival where they will headline the Friday, July 3 tribute to New Orleans. As a celebration of The Big Easy for the 10th anniversary since ...
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Flying High: Usher Goes Skydiving In Dubai

We are used to seeing recording artists jet-setting in airplanes from city to city for concerts and appearances, but rarely do you see one jumping out of a plane. Pop star Usher Raymond IV decided to live out his new ...
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Hot Shots: Flo Rida, Diana Ross, Primetime Players, Kym Whitley ...

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) taped its annual “Tribute to the Troops” this past weekend at the Norfolk Scope in Norfolk, VA. The two-hour holiday special that salutes the United States military will air on the both NBC on Dec. 19 ...
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Bet On Black: African American Shows Boost Oprah’s OWN Ratings

There’s Black Entertainment Television (BET), TV One and now, there’s apparently Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network! The TV titan’s television network posted double-digit gains for the month of October, the channel’s ninth consecutive month of growth, across all key demographics in ...
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Oprah Exclusive: Usher & Mom Grant Only Interview For “Next ...

Usher Raymond’s long and arduous custody battled with his ex-wife Tameka Foster ended on Aug. 24, when Superior Court Judge Bensonetta Tipton Lane granted the singer primary custody of his two sons, Raymond V, 4, and Naviyd, 3. The 33-year-old ...
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Hot Shots: “The Talk,” Usher, Kym Whitley, Cullen Jones, Shaun ...

CBS’s ensemble talk show “The Talk” kicked off its third season with “Makeup Free Monday.” The show’s co-hosts Julie Chen, Aisha Tyler, Sharon Osbourne, Sara Gilbert and Sheryl Underwood bravely went on live television without any makeup, eye lashes, hair ...