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Queen Latifah to Star in HBO Bessie Smith Biopic, Celeb Interest in LA Clippers Grows & More

Here’s a couple of things to whet your appetite: Queen Latifah will show off her acting chops in an HBO biopic. And Donald Sterling continues to dominate the news as various outlets speculate on the Los Angeles Clippers’ future, which could include the likes of Oprah Winfrey or Magic Johnson. Plus there’s my watchlist and […]

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Can’t Stop Watching: ‘DWTS’ Champs: Amber Riley & Derek Hough, A Quick Thanksgiving Dish, Kelly Rowland Engaged & More

I am two for two this week! I predicted that Chalky White and Daughter Maitland’s relationship would lead to heartache for him on “Boardwalk Empire.” Sunday’s season finale for the HBO series backed my early suspicions. And Tuesday night, “Glee” star Amber Riley and her pro partner Derek Hough were crowned “Dancing with the Stars” […]

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Fantasia Says ‘American Idol’ Needs New Judges

By Kyle Harvey, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Since winning “American Idol” in 2004, Fantasia Barrino has been one of R&B’s strongest voices and among the most accomplished singers in the genre. The North Carolina native has put out 4 award-winning albums and has been praised for her role as “Ms. Celie” in the Broadway production […]

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