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Reality Rapture: Is “Preachers of L.A.” Taking A Turn For Good?

Posted  July 28, 2014  by  jmurray

Is the “Preachers of L.A.” taking a turn for the better? All five pastors – Noel Jones, Clarence McClendon, Jay Haizlip, Wayne Chaney and Ron Gibson – as well as Gospel singer/former pastor Deitrick Haddon, return for season two. When “Preachers of L.A.” premiered on Oxygen last fall, the show was marred with backlash from [...]

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Indie All-Star: Eric Roberson Readies New CD “The Box”

Posted  July 25, 2014  by  jmurray

Singer/songwriter Eric Roberson is readying her latest music release, “The Box.” A Grammy-nominated independent artist who has organically established a huge fan base, “The Box” is Roberson’s 10th release. Set to bow on Aug. 12, “The Box” pays homage to the place where the 37-year-old crooner first learned to appreciate music – at home.  Coming [...]

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Lifestyle

The Fixer Fashion: Kerry Washington’s “Scandal” Clothing Line On The Way

Posted  July 25, 2014  by  jmurray

Remember Olivia Pope’s white trench coat? Well, you can have that look and more because Pope’s signature look is coming to The Limited. “Scandal” star Kerry Washington and the hit drama’s costume designer Lyn Paolo have developed a new fashion line for the retailer inspired by the Shonda Rhimes’ series. The collection is set to [...]

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Third Installment: Date Set For Next “The Best Man” Movie

Posted  July 24, 2014  by  jmurray

On Nov. 20, 2013, AlwaysAList.com reported that there were already talks of a third installment of “The Best Man” franchise because of the success of “Best Man Holiday.” Now, we can confirm that a date has been set for the franchise trilogy, “The Best Man Wedding.”  Universal Pictures has announced that the forthcoming feature starring [...]

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On Her Own: Trin-I-Tee 5:7′s Chanel Talks Tina Turner, PJ Morton & Solo Debut

Posted  July 23, 2014  by  jmurray

She made her debut in 1997 as one-third of the top-selling gospel trio Trin-I-Tee 5:7. Now, Chanel Haynes-Schwartz is making her own mark with the debut of her solo CD, “Trin-i-tee 5:7: According to Chanel.” Despite having shared the spotlight with group members Angel Taylor, Terri Brown Britton and lastly Adrian Anderson—who replaced Britton in [...]

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Digital Dish: Misster Ray Takes On SWV & The Braxtons

Posted  July 22, 2014  by  jmurray

Social media socialite Misster Ray (real name: Ray Cunningham) has become the face of WeTV online. The former star of the BET reality series “College Hill” has been named WeTV’s Digital Correspondent after a successful run recapping the 12 episodes of season three of “LA Hair.” “I’m excited to be WeTV’s digital correspondent because now [...]

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‘Happy’ Kids: Detroit School Choir Gone Viral Meet Mickey Mouse

Posted  June 17, 2014  by  jmurray

They are the Detroit-based choir that became a viral video sensation and ended up being surprised by Pharrell Williams on “The Ellen Show,” but now, the students of the Detroit Academy of Arts & Sciences have gone to Walt Disney World. This past weekend, the Detroit Academy of Arts & Sciences 40-voice choir traveled from [...]

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Family Matters: David & Tamela Mann Headed To BET

Posted  June 17, 2014  by  jmurray

On camera, David and Tamela Mann are best known as The Browns—two characters created by Tyler Perry in a touring play, where David plays Leroy Brown, the father of Tamela’s character Cora. In real life, the couple is happily married with children and two of the most humble, down-to-earth people you’ll ever meet. Now the [...]

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Starring Role: Shawn Edwards New Director Of Kansas City Film Festival

Posted  June 17, 2014  by  jmurray

Popular film critic Shawn Edwards has been named the new Director of the Kansas City Jewish Film Festival, a program of the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City, Missouri. Edwards was appointed to the position by Krista Blackwood, Cultural Arts Director of the Jewish Community Center. “Shawn has all the qualities we were looking [...]

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Sanaa Lathan: Latest Victim Of Stalking

Posted  June 13, 2014  by  jmurray

On Thursday, AlwaysAList.com reported about a deranged fan that was stalking talk show host Wendy Williams. Now, we’ve learned that actress Sanaa Lathan has been the victim of stalking. A 28-man identified as Shawn Caples was caught sleeping in the “Best Man Holiday” star’s laundry room by contractors working at her home.  The trespasser claimed [...]

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Wendy Williams: Being Stalked By Obsessed Fan

Posted  June 12, 2014  by  jmurray

There’s concern over a crazed fan who is apparently obsessed with daytime talk show host Wendy Williams. According to the New York Post, a fan described as a “creep” keeps showing up at Williams’ TV studio in the Chelsea area of New York City begging to have a face-to-face meeting with her. The overzealous admirer [...]

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“Power” Premiere: 50 Cent’s Starz Series Gets Second Season

Posted  June 12, 2014  by  jmurray

Apparently the Starz network is pleased with the early showings of 50 Cent’s new drama “Power.” Despite just premiering last Friday, the cable channel has announced that it is renewing the series for a second season.  The premiere episode on June 6 landed 462,000 viewers, and the weekend viewership after nine airings totaled an overall [...]

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Ruby Dee: Famed Actress Dead At 91

Posted  June 12, 2014  by  jmurray

Legendary stage, TV and film actress Rudy Dee has died at age 91. The SAG Award-winning actress died from natural causes at her home in New Rochelle, NY surrounded by her family. A civil rights activist and pioneer for African-American equality in Hollywood, Dee and her late husband Ossie Davis were recipients of the National [...]

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Rhythm & Broadcast: Angie Stone Hosts Weekend Radio Show

Posted  June 11, 2014  by  jmurray

“R&B Divas” star Angie Stone has launched a new weekend radio show called “Stone Cold R&B.” The three-hour show airs on both Majic 107.5FM and 97.5FM in Atlanta. This is Stone’s first radio venture and the ‘More Than A Woman’ singer told AlwaysAList.com that she’s loving it so far. “The first show was amazing. I [...]

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Dynamic Divas: Cynthia Bailey, Gloria Gaynor, Demetria Lucas, Lola Ogunnaike & More Saluted By Café Mocha

Posted  June 11, 2014  by  jmurray

Nationally syndicated radio show Café Mocha will recognize dynamic Black and Latino women making contributions within the communities and breaking down barriers with their businesses at their upcoming Salute Her: Superwomen Making a Difference Awards. The June 21 brunch will celebrate women in the New York tri-state area and take place at the New Jersey [...]

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Andraé Crouch: Gospel Great Facing Serious Health Challenges

Posted  June 11, 2014  by  jmurray

Grammy-winning gospel legend Andraé Crouch is facing some “serious health challenges.” The 71-year-old’s twin sister Sandra Crouch has reached out to family, friends and fans of the iconic singer/songwriter soliciting prayers for her brother. Andraé, who is the Senior Pastor at Christ Memorial Church of God in Christ in Pacoima, Calif., was hospitalized recently and [...]

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