Souleo: ‘Paternity Court’ TV judge does it all

Lauren Lake_Courtesy of Cheryl Duncan PR

By Souleo

So exactly how does one go from being a back-up singer for Mary J. Blige and Diddy to presiding over the hit TV judge show ‘Paternity Court?’ If you’re Lauren Lake it starts with your upbringing. Continue Reading →

Celebrity Studded ‘Get On Up’ At The Apollo In Harlem

james brown the filmGET ON UP director/producer Tate Taylor; producers Brian Grazer, Mick Jagger, Victoria Pearman, Erica Huggins; cast members Chadwick Boseman, Nelsan Ellis, Dan Aykroyd, Fred Melamed, Craig Robinson, Jill ScottContinue Reading →

Ma$e Tags Harlem Man Diddy, Kanye West, Rick Ross for New Album

062414-music-mase-tags-kanye-west-rick-ross-and-diddy-for-new-album-performsKanye West, Rick Ross and Diddy will be on Ma$e‘s new album, the former Bad Boy rapper-turned-pastor revealed in an interview with Atlanta’s Hot 107.9 during the station’s Birthday Bash concert this month. Continue Reading →

Souleo: Kindred the Family Soul Find the Time to Do It All

Kindred the Family Souls Aja Graydon

By Souleo

What a difference a few hours of peace and quiet can make in the lives of married duo, Kindred the Family Soul (Fatin Dantzler and Aja Graydon). Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Nas, Songz, Prince And Many More Headline 20th Anniversary Essence Festival

14831502-mmmainGet on the road to the 20th Anniversary Essence Festival in New Orleans 2014.

The 20th anniversary Essence Festival will kick off a night early with an intimate show in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Thursday, July 3, 2014. Headlining is Kelis ex-hubby and rapper Nas who willed be joined by contemporary R&B singers Trey Songz, K. Michelle and Jazmine Sullivan. Continue Reading →

Sponsored Love: Win ‘Sistas, The Musical’ Theater Tickets

CNM-Sistas1The Sista’s The Musical is a musical Journey of a Multi-Generational African American Family, Told Through a Playlist of Songs Made Famous by Artists Past and Present. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Queen Latifah and the Steel Magnolias Crew At the Paris Theatre

Queen Latfiah and Rita Owens

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On Wednesday October 3rd, Queen Latifah and the cast of the Steel Magnolias remake were at the Paris Theatre in midtown Manhattan for the premiere of the Lifetime movie. The cast includes Queen Latfiah, Jill Scott, Phylicia Rashad, Alfre Woodard, Adepero Oduye and Condola Rashad.

Jill Scott

It was a very festive night and good time to celebrate. There were a lot of hurdles that were jumped for this movie’s Lifetime October 7th showing. With the challenges behind them, the cast was able to enjoy making their appearance on the red carpet.

Ahmad Rashad and Condola Rashad

Condola showed up with her father Ahmad Rashad. Queen Latifah attended with her mother Rita Owens. Alfre Woodard attended with her Husband Roderick Spencer. Besides cast members, Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition Judges Abby Lee Miller and Robin Antin walked the carpet and Singer Keri Hilson was there to show her support for this fantastic cast.

Keri Hilson

Check your local listings to see the time for the October 7th Lifetime television premiere of Steel Magnolias.