Tag: Detroit

FaithMovies

Hollywood Fresh Face: Otis Winston’s Story Of Tragedy to Triumph

Otis Winston was a star college athlete Ohio State who went on to become a computer consultant and high school track coach in Columbus, Ohio. Determined to fulfill his dream to become an actor, Winston started pursuing acting full-time in ...
Radio

Donnie Simpson: Ready To Return To Radio

In January 2010, former BET host Donnie Simpson left his post as morning show host on Washington, DC’s WPGC 95.5 FM after 17 years. On March 14, 2011, I reported for the now defunct AOL Black Voices that Simpson “struck ...
TV

Real Love: LisaRaye McCoy & Bishop Noel Jones Dating

There have been rumors of a romance between actress LisaRaye McCoy and renowned preacher, Bishop Noel Jones since 2011. Back in November of 2011, an arbitrary blog even ran an erroneous report that the two were getting married, which they ...
Gospel

Pure Parody: Lexi Takes On Mary Mary

Television personality and gospel music star Lexi is becoming as popular for her internet viral videos as she is for her TV and music career. The Detroit-based talent recently released a new viral video that spoofs one of her favorite ...
News

Breaking His Silence: Michael Winans Jr. Addresses 14-Year Prison Sentence

On Feb. 28, AlwaysAList.com reported that Michael Winans Jr. of the famed Winans gospel family had been sentenced to nearly 14 years in prison for an $8 million financial scam that targeted church members. Scheduled to begin his prison term ...
Movies

Sexual Healing: Jesse L. Martin To Play Marvin Gaye

Lenny Kravitz is out and “Law & Order” alum Jesse L. Martin is officially in as Marvin Gaye in the biopic about the late singer’s life. Martin is now confirmed to play the Motown legend in the Julien Temple-helmed “Sexual ...
GospelNews

Michael Winans Jr: Singer Sentenced To Almost 14 Years In ...

A Michigan judge has sentenced Michael Winans, Jr., a member of gospel music’s famed Winans family to nearly 14 years in prison on Wednesday for an $8 million scam that targeted church members. Two of Winans Jr.’s victims spoke openly ...
Theater

In Marvin’s Memory: Lynn Whitfield & Clifton Powell Star In ...

Emmy Award-winning actress Lynn Whitfield and NAACP Image Award-winning actor Clifton Powell star in the theatrical production about the late soul icon Marvin Gaye. The play, “My Brother Marvin,” is the “uncut” and “untold story” of the R&B icon who ...
Photos

Hot Shots: Mario, Anthony Evans Jr, Jamie Foxx, Vanessa Williams, ...

Celebrities continue to post their holiday photos online via various social media platforms. R&B star Mario has spent his Christmas holiday working in Europe. The 26-year-old singer has been performing concerts in Amsterdam, Netherlands; Hamburg, Germany; and in Paris, France ...