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Big Time: Beyoncé Covers “Most Influential People” Issue

Posted  April 24, 2014  by  jmurray

The 11th annual Time 100 has been revealed. According to glossy’s Managing Editor Nancy Gibbs: “The Time 100 is a list of the world’s most influential men and women, not its most powerful.” This year, Beyoncé graces the cover of the coveted issue, which includes a short explanation written by a famous admirer. It’s “Lean [...]

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Sign O The Times: Prince Partners With “Slave” Label

Posted  April 22, 2014  by  jmurray

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 1990′s, Prince began to have intense creative differences with the company. In 1993, during negotiations [...]

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Idris Elba: Welcomes A Baby Boy

Posted  April 18, 2014  by  jmurray

Golden Globe winner Idris Elba and his girlfriend Naiyana Garth are proud parents of a baby boy. This is the 41-year-old actor and his girlfriend’s first child together. Elba took to Twitter to reveal the news on Friday. “My Son Winston Elba was born yesterday. Truly Amazing,” he wrote. He also posted a black and [...]

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Porsha Williams: “Real Housewives” Star Gives Glamour In Mugshot

Posted  April 17, 2014  by  jmurray

“Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Porsha Williams turned herself into authorities on Wednesday day after an arrest warrant was issued by police for a fight that took place with co-star Kenya Moore at the reunion taping two weeks ago. While most were shocked that a reality show star was able to actually file a police [...]

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

Posted  April 16, 2014  by  jmurray

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 site that bills itself as a “purely satirical” site. Despite it being a news parody, [...]

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Up All Night: Details On José James’ New CD

Posted  April 14, 2014  by  jmurray

Singer José James has announced a June 10 release date for his new album, “While You Were Sleeping.” This will be the young jazz artist’s fifth studio album and his second album for Blue Note Records. “While You Were Sleeping” is the follow-up to his widely acclaimed jazz/soul CD, “No Beginning No End.” James, a [...]

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Center Stage: Broadway Star Billy Porter Releasing New CD

Posted  March 20, 2014  by  jmurray

Tony Award-winning Broadway veteran Billy Porter is gearing up for the release of his new CD, “Billy’s Back on Broadway” (Concord Records). The album, Porter’s first solo offering since his 2005 independent release, “At the Corner of Broadway + Soul,” comes on the one year anniversary of his starring role in the critically acclaimed Cyndi Lauper/Harvey Fierstein-produced Broadway [...]

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Rumor Control: Kelly Rowland Not Dropped By Record Label

Posted  March 19, 2014  by  jmurray

Online reports surfaced earlier this week claiming Grammy winner Kelly Rowland had been dropped by record label, Universal Republic. The rumors began when blog sites noticed she was on longer featured on the label’s website. AlwaysAList.com has spoken to sources close to the situation who assured us exclusively, what’s being reported is far from the [...]

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Storefront Storyline: Ex-Wives Of Preachers Shopping Reality Show

Posted  March 18, 2014  by  jmurray

A group of former minister’s wives are now shopping a new ensemble reality show called “Preachers’ Exes.” Inspired by the book, “3PM: The Preacher. The Power. The Penis & Me,” written by the show’s executive producer Cheron K. Griffin, this “non-scripted docu-series” pilot aims to shed light on how “most churches have mess from the [...]

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Reality Record: “Real Housewives” Star Porsha Williams Release First Single

Posted  March 18, 2014  by  jmurray

Back in January, AlwaysAList.com reported that “Real Housewives of Atlanta” cast member Porsha Williams was readying her first music EP. Now, the newly-divorced reality star has unveiled her first song, a single titled ‘Flatline.’ The 31-year-old socialite has apparently been working on ‘Flatline’ and the other material for her upcoming five-song EP the entire time [...]

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Chris Brown: Restricted Showers & Solitary Confinement During Jail Sentence

Posted  March 18, 2014  by  jmurray

Chris Brown was arrested on Friday after being kicked out of second rehab facility. On Monday, a judge ordered brown to be remanded to jail until April 23. The 24-year-old has to be incarcerated until after his assault case in Washington, DC is resolved. In the court proceedings, where Brown attended wearing his orange jumpsuit, [...]

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Mack Wilds: Headed On Tour & Lands Sean John Endorsement

Posted  March 18, 2014  by  jmurray

Mack Wilds is maintaining the momentum of his 2014 Grammy nomination by announcing a spring tour that will kick off with a performance of his hit single, ‘Own It’ on ABC’s “Good Morning America” on Wednesday. The R&B/Hip Hop star will embark on a nine-city tour to support his debut CD, ‘New York: A Love [...]

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Maxed Out: Former En Vogue Singer Going Solo

Posted  March 17, 2014  by  jmurray

Original En Vogue member Maxine Jones is going solo. The 52-year-old singer will release her debut single, ‘Didn’t I’ produced by NRG Soundz on May 15. This is Jones’ first offering following her 2012 exit from En Vogue. The tumultuous end to the original Funky Divas—the legal drama, online feud and rotating members—has been chronicled [...]

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Eric Benet: Wife Expecting His Third Child

Posted  March 17, 2014  by  jmurray

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 a previous relationship. Benet’s rep confirmed that the pair will welcome a new bundle of [...]

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Tyler Perry: Worst Opening Weekend Ever With “The Single Moms Club”

Posted  March 16, 2014  by  jmurray

It’s the end of an era as it pertains to Tyler Perry’s relationship with Lionsgate Entertainment, the studio that has distributed his 15 film releases. Back in February, it was formally announced that Perry and Lionsgate mutually decided it would not renew their deal, but may consider some future collaborations. Immediately there were headlines in [...]

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Chris Brown: Jailed After Being Thrown Out Of Rehab

Posted  March 14, 2014  by  jmurray

R&B star Chris Brown is headed to jail for being expelled from the rehabilitation facility that he was ordered by the court to stay in. Brown being booted from the rehab center has him in violation the judge’s order, and now he’ll serve time in jail. The 24-year-old entertainer has consistently been in trouble with [...]

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