Daily Archives: August 27, 2012


James Hall: Gospel Great Declares “Choir Music Will Never Die!”

James Hall is an innovative choir master, songwriter and arranger who is known for fusing contemporary choral sounds with intricate elements of jazz, big band and classical music. “Now I’ve become a musical term,” Hall laughed. “I hear people say, “oh ...

Twitter Beef: Rihanna & Joan Rivers Battle Online

Comedy legend Joan Rivers is always cracking jokes.  But the 79-year-old host of E! Entertainment’s “Fashion Police” got serious on Twitter last Friday after watching pop star Rihanna’s interview with Oprah Winfrey on “Next Chapter” for the OWN Network. Rivers ...

Robin Roberts: Taking Medical Leave From “GMA”

Robin Roberts will start medical leave from “Good Morning America” after the show’s broadcast on Friday. The 51-year-old anchor revealed in June that she had been diagnosed with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), which was once known as preleukemia. MDS is rare ...