eOne Christmas Campaign
AlwaysAList.com | Page 41



Dangelo 2
Music

Album Review: Was D’Angelo’s ‘Black Messiah’ Worth The Wait?

Posted  December 16, 2014  by  jmurray

After nearly a 15-year wait, D’Angelo’s long-awaited and regularly-delayed third album (can you believe he’s only put out two others?) was unexpectedly released without promotion on Sunday night in a manner made famous a year ago by Beyoncé. While many at his music label RCA Records sat in a listening party in New York City [...]

Full Story »

Maysa Leak
Exclusive

Maysa Leak: Talks Giving Fans Their Money’s Worth

Posted  December 10, 2014  by  jmurray

Grammy nominee Maysa Leak is a soulful jazz chanteuse doing music on her own terms. This former lead singer for the UK acid jazz band Incognito and background vocalist for Stevie Wonder has released 12 solo albums.  Her latest offering, “A Very Maysa Christmas,” is her first holiday record. “It was important to me, especially [...]

Full Story »

RR wed 2
Photos

Hot Shots: Roman Reigns, Sherri Shepherd, Joe Haden, Sunny Anderson, Kevin McCall, Claudia Jordan & more

Posted  December 10, 2014  by  jmurray

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) superstar Roman Reigns wed and his fiancée Galina Joelle Becker this past weekend. The two wed during a Caribbean ceremony on Castaway Cay, a private island owned by Walt Disney World in the Bahamas. The 29-year-old wrestling star’s daughter Joelle Anoa’i participated in the ceremony.  She is apparently from a previous [...]

Full Story »

Michelle Obama & Tika Sumpter 1
Movies

Tika Sumpter: Playing Michelle Obama In Film About First Couple

Posted  December 9, 2014  by  jmurray

There’s a movie about President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama’s romance headed to the big screen. Titled “Southside With You,” the love story will chronicle the summer 1989 afternoon when the future President of the United States of America wooed his future First Lady on an epic first date across Chicago’s South Side. [...]

Full Story »

12 7 2014 Legends Ball Gospel Brunch
Photos

Oprah Winfrey: Honors Civil Rights Legends In Santa Barbara

Posted  December 9, 2014  by  jmurray

Oprah Winfrey loves to host parties with iconic themes and the billionaire decided to she wanted to use the promotion of her upcoming film “Selma” to celebrate the lives of some iconic civil rights pioneers. Last weekend, Winfrey presented her “Celebrating Selma & The Legends Who Paved The Way” gala at the Bacara Resort & [...]

Full Story »

David Otunga 3
Exclusive

It’s No Joke: David Otunga Talks Comedy Debut, New Legal Venture & WWE Future

Posted  December 8, 2014  by  jmurray

David Otunga, 34, is a Harvard Law School graduate, a professional wrestler, motivational speaker and now, a standup comic. How’s that for an unconventional career path? The World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) superstar, who made his comedy debut at the Chicago Improv on Friday, Dec. 5, said he’s always been in the business of making the [...]

Full Story »

 
 

Lauryn Hill
0
comments
News

Free At Last: Lauryn Hill Out Of Prison

Posted  October 4, 2013  by  jmurray

Lauryn Hill is out of prison. The singer/rapper has been released from federal prison after serving her three-month sentence for tax evasion. Hill was inmate #64600-050 while in federal prison, but was released early Friday morning from he minimum security Federal Correctional Institution in Danbury, Conn. The 38-year-old former Fugees member was locked up on [...]

Full Story »

Kirk Franklin & Regina Belle
0
comments
Gospel

Stellar Gospel Awards: Decides On City & Date

Posted  October 3, 2013  by  jmurray

The Stellar Gospel Music Awards is returning to Nashville, Tennessee after all! AlwaysAList.com has learned that despite a previous announcement that they were changing its date and moving to another city, the annual celebration of Gospel music will take place on Jan. 18, 2014 in Music City at the legendary Grand Ole Opry House Theatre. [...]

Full Story »

monique 1
0
comments
TV

More Mo’Nique: Readying A New Talk Show

Posted  October 2, 2013  by  jmurray

Oscar-winning actress Mo’Nique is readying a return to television with a talk show pilot for ABC/Disney. The 45-year-old comedienne currently had a daytime talk show being developed by Vicki Dummer, ABC’s Executive Vice President Current Series and Specials. A source at the the network tells AlwaysAList.com that even if Mo’Nique’s syndicated talk show is given [...]

Full Story »

Big Boi
0
comments
Hip Hop

Splitsville: Outkast’s Big Boi Getting A Divorce

Posted  October 1, 2013  by  jmurray

Outkast rapper Big Boi is headed for a divorce. His wife, Sherlita Patton filed for divorce from the hip-hop star (whose real name is Antwan Patton) earlier this week. In the documents filed in a Georgia court, Sherlita said their marriage is “irretrievably broken.” The couple wed in February 2002 and has two kids – [...]

Full Story »

Jenifer Lewis
1
comments
Exclusive

Jenifer Lewis: Actress Talks “Baggage Claim,” “Jackie’s Back” & Bipolar Disorder

Posted  September 27, 2013  by  jmurray

She’s been in 63 films, 259 television shows and four Broadways shows and veteran actress Jenifer Lewis shows no signs of slowing down. At 56-years-old, Lewis said she’s finally learned to keep her career in perspective – celebrating the great times and not focusing on the missteps. “As you get older, you go back. You [...]

Full Story »

Oprah Winfrey
0
comments
News

Oprah Winfrey: Denies Nervous Breakdown Story

Posted  September 26, 2013  by  jmurray

TV mogul Oprah Winfrey is denying the reports that she nearly suffered a nervous breakdown sometime last year. During an interview with “Access Hollywood,” Winfrey discussed being stressed about her struggling OWN Network and the balancing shooting “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” at the same time. The 59-year-old billionaire said she was at a point where [...]

Full Story »

Wynton Marsalis
0
comments
Gospel

Wynton Marsalis: Hitting The Road With Gospel Celebration

Posted  September 25, 2013  by  jmurray

Jazz great Wynton Marsalis is hitting the road with Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Damien Sneed, and the 70-piece Chorale Le Chateau for the “Abyssinian: A Gospel Celebration Tour.” The historic hand–clappin’, tambourine-slappin’ celebration scheduled to take place in performing arts centers and churches in the U.S. The tour will include songs from Marsalis’ composition [...]

Full Story »

Star Jones
0
comments
Lifestyle

Star Style: TV Talent Star Jones Debuts QVC Clothing Line

Posted  September 25, 2013  by  jmurray

TV host and attorney Star Jones has launched her first clothing line called Status By Star Jones exclusively for QVC. The brand-new clothing line is a collection that “goes from day to evening for women of all shapes and sizes.” The 51-year-old talent said that Status By Star Jones really is a dream come true. [...]

Full Story »

k.michelle
0
comments
News

Taxing: K. Michelle Owes The IRS

Posted  September 24, 2013  by  jmurray

“Love & Hip Hop Atlanta” star K.Michelle has had a tax lien filed against her by Uncle Sam. The reality TV star is accused of owing the Internal Revenue Service $52,415.09 from taxes unpaid in 2008 ($47,710.46) and 2009 ($4,704.63). Apparently, the outstanding taxes are from the time K.Michelle was signed to Jive Records. The [...]

Full Story »

Musiq Soulchild
0
comments
Music

New Musiq: Soulchild Signs With Warryn Campbell

Posted  September 23, 2013  by  jmurray

R&B star Musiq Soulchild has a new recording contract with Warryn Campbell’s My Block Inc./eOne Music label. “I’m really excited about being on My Block with Warryn Campbell, I feel like I’ll be working with one of the, if not THE best producer/musician/singer/songwriter/hit maker, and over all good dude that this game has to offer,” [...]

Full Story »