Singer Andra Day on Her ‘Rise Up,’ Lessons Learned as Stevie Wonder’s Protégé

If Eartha Kitt and Amy Winehouse had a baby, Andra Day would surely be her. NPR made a similar comparison last August, about two weeks before her debut album “Cheers to the Fall” dropped, when it said Day has Kitt’s “unflappable confidence” and Amy Winehouse’s “effortless grasp of classic jazz.” This may be true, but […]

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Oprah Winfrey speaks onstage during the 45th NAACP Image Awards presented by TV One at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on February 22, 2014 in Pasadena, California. (Photo: Getty Images/ Kevin Winter)

NAACP Image Awards Top 3 Moments, Tamron Hall Joins ‘Today,’ Oprah Gave Perry No Talk Show Advice & More

In case you’ve been under a rock, the 45th NAACP Image Awards aired live Saturday on TV One. There was plenty of excitement that took place on the red carpet, during the show and at the after-party. And guess what? We were there!

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Alicia Keys, Stevie Wonder Pen Letters to Judge on Lauryn Hill’s Behalf

By Carrie Healey, (Article originally published on Grammy Award winning singers Alicia Keys and Stevie Wonder penned letters to a New Jersey judge on behalf of fellow Grammy winner Lauryn Hill, who plead guilty to tax evasion. Hill has taken to her Tumblr to personally thank all those who penned letters to the judge. While Keys and […]

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Taran Killam. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

As His ‘SNL’ Season Finishes Up, Taran Killam Shares Some Of His Fave Performers

As his third season on “Saturday Night Live” nears its end, Taran Killam has a lot of highlights to reflect on. For instance, there was the “Avengers” parody he co-wrote and appeared in with Jeremy Renner or the hypnotist sketch with Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

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Tom Hanks, Jay Leno Share Memories of Michael Clarke Duncan

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tom Hanks, Jay Leno, Holly Robinson Peete, Loretta Devine and Stevie Wonder were among those who helped celebrate the life of Michael Clarke Duncan during a nearly four-hour memorial service Monday marked by heartfelt speeches, rousing gospel performances and photos of the always-smiling star. Hanks and Leno shared stories about “The […]

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Adam Levine, Prepping for ‘The Voice’ Season 2, Shares His Favorite Music, TV, and Movies

“‘The Voice’ has changed my name from the guy in Maroon 5 to Adam Levine, and I’m very happy to have a name..again.” So says Adam Levine, who coached the smooth-voiced Javier Colonto victory in the first season of “The Voice.” “He’s great, we have a lot of laughs together,” says Christina Aguilera. “But he […]

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