All too often, the phrase “comeback” is thrown around like clothes in a tumble dryer. However, for Fantasia, new album ‘Side Effects of You’ not only embodies the term, it expands on it. For, beyond its solid opening week numbers and current hit ‘Without Me’, the entire campaign has represented a very visible turn around in the star’s life.
Keen to share her story, the 28-year-old stopped by The Today Show this morning, where she waxed honest about overcoming, touring with Andrea Bocelli, returning to Broadway (!), and more.
Peep Pop siren Shakira heating up Elle magazine’s July 2013 cover.
The Voice coach and new mother looks all sorts of stunning in her accompanying shoot which is being rolled out ahead of her return to the charts. A recent Roc Nationsignee, reliable word tells us the singer’s new material is nigh.
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Unlike some of the “messier” shows that center on similar subject matter, this series tackles the topic of adoption with a degree of realism that makes for an even more compelling watch.
With many of our other must-see shows on hiatus (see: The Face and America’s Got Talent), the season 2 premiere of I’m Having Their Baby this evening has us all sorts of amped!
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The R&B star, who’s juggling album promo and a judging stint on The X Factor USA, looked like a bag of money and good living as she posed it up backstage at a recent taping of the Fox show.
Ms. Kelly was joined by her mother and aunts, who were on hand to support the singer – who sources say is impressing on the panel, which also features Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato, and Paulina Rubio.
It’s not just the songbird’s family that are showing love, though. Bandmate and friend Beyonce took to her trusty Tumblr page to pen a note expressing her excitement about Rowland’s fourth studio LP ‘Talk A Good Game’ - due next Tuesday (June 18th).
Find out what Bey, who features on one of the album’s tracks, ‘You’ve Changed’, had to say after the jump…
Hitmaker and longtime collaborator Jermaine Dupri shared footage of himself in the studio with Mrs. Brown piecing together the follow-up to last year’s ‘New Life’, which didn’t deliver the sales many had hoped it would.
As “knockdowns” and “comebacks” go, Monica has had her fair share of both. Hence, we’re confident she’ll redeem herself commercially in the near future.
Watch her as she presses on with that process below…
Age ain’t nothing but a number. Just ask Mariah Carey.
The 43-year-old diva is showing no signs of slowing. With a hit on her hands in the form of ‘#Beautiful’ and an album due next month, it’s clear Ms. Carey-Cannon is in a music state of mind.
Still, she’s not letting this (nor ‘Glitter’) quell her big screen ambitions. The songstress is set to make a cameo in Lee Daniels‘ hotly anticipated new movie ‘The Butler’. Already tipped for Oscar success, the film chronicles the life and times of Eugene Allen – the Black butler who served eight US presidents between 1952-1986.
Set for release in October, a new promo for the flick (which also stars Oprah Winfrey and Terrence Howard) has been released depicting a make-up less Mimi working in the fields. A far cry from her glamorous get-ups, this marks the second time the singer has appeared in such a manner for an acting role. The first, 2009′s ‘Precious’, was also directed by Daniels.