Can’t Stop Watching: Oprah Looks to Make Broadway Debut, Jill Scott Joins ‘The Voice,’ What’s Hot/Not & More

Oprah didn’t get an Oscar nod for her work in “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” but maybe she’ll take home a Tony instead. The media maven’s hoping to make her Broadway debut in “Night Mother,” according to The New York Times.

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Can’t Stop Watching: Toni Braxton & Babyface, Jimmy Fallon & The Roots, ‘Black Nativity’ Trailer, What’s Hot/Not & More

I was raised in a home where jazz was played often and anyone who visits my parents’ house will swear, with framed enlarged images of Miles Davis and John Coltrane’s albums prominently displayed, that it’s a shrine to that genre. With that said, news of longtime collaborators Toni Braxton and Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds starring in […]

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Clarkson, Blige to Honor Soul Cities for VH1 Divas

NEW YORK — This year’s “VH1 Divas” is celebrating soulful voices – and the cities where soul flourished. Mary J. Blige, Kelly Clarkson and Florence and the Machine are among the acts that will pay tribute to the places that helped create or contributed to the genre. According to a Thursday statement, Chicago, Detroit, London, […]

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Patti LaBelle, Steve Harvey Honored At BET Awards

By Sandy Cohen, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES – Patti LaBelle will be recognized for her five decades in music and Steve Harvey will be honored for his philanthropic contributions at this year’s BET Awards. BET says LaBelle will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award and Harvey will accept the Humanitarian Award at the annual ceremony, […]

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On Demand: ‘Tyler Perry’s Why Did I Get Married Too,’ ‘Marmaduke,’ ‘Chloe,’ ‘Barry Munday’

Comcast On Demand is now featuring the latest film from the entertainment juggernaut that is Tyler Perry. This one is his sequel to Tyler Perry’s Why Did I Get Married?, appropriately entitled Tyler Perry’s Why Did I Get Married Too? There’s also that Marmaduke movie you might have missed, as well as Amanda Seyfried’s seductress-for-hire […]

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In Theaters: Clash of the Titans, The Last Song, Why Did I Get Married Too?

Opening in theaters nationwide this week are three significantly different films. There’s the big-budget blockbuster fantasy epic Clash of the Titans, of course, and there’s also Tyler Perry’s latest morality play Tyler Perry’s Why Did I Get Married Too?, a sequel to one of his earlier efforts. Then there’s a new Miley Cyrus father-daughter drama […]

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