Sunday, February 2nd 2014
Be it music, movies, or TV, Queen Latifah quite literally does it all.
The media maven took front stage center stage tonight at the hotly anticipated Super Bowl XLVIII, performing a spirited rendition of ‘America The Beautiful’ before the big game commenced.
Latifah’s performance, which saw her backed by the New Jersey Youth Chorus, awaits below…
Thursday, January 9th 2014
The year’s first award televised show brought in the new year with a bang tonight thanks to help from a slew of A-list stars! The 40th annual People’s Choice Awards saw its prestigious trophies distributed to 2013′s top acts – as voted by the fans.
In categories of music, movies, television, and more, the competition may have been its stiffest yet. And, for those who may have not walked away with the coveted awards, they definitely still were winners on the red carpet.
Click below to see some of the show and red carpet’s highlights including appearances from Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears, Jennifer Hudson, and more:
Thursday, December 19th 2013
With ratings that continue to go from strength to strength, ‘The Queen Latifah Show‘ gave audiences even more reason to shower it with praise today when she took to its stage to serve a live performance we’re calling a ‘must see.’
For, joined by DMC or Run-DMC, the ‘Queen of Royal Badness’ delivered a fresh take on ‘Christmas in Hollis‘, driving her in-studio audience wild with delight.
Peep the Hip Hop icon in all her Adidas rocking glory below…
Friday, November 1st 2013
Their careers may already call for them to play dress-up in many-a-front, but the years have proven that Hollywood’s fascination with Halloween draws no shortage of interesting outfits.
Indeed, Halloween 2013 has come and gone, but we’re pretty sure some of the night’s costumes will be the chatter of many for days to come. With jaw-droppers like Miley Cyrus‘ take on Lil Kim‘s infamous 1999 MTV VMA wardrobe to Ellen Degeneres’ taking a moment to ode ‘Moment 4 Life’ maestra Nicki Minaj, the day brought with it a fair share of headline-grabbing costumes.
Check in below to see the likes of Keri Hilson, Queen Latifah, Katy Perry, and many more to tell us who wins your vote for best costume:
Wednesday, December 5th 2012
Ask hip hop’s reigning highnesses – Lil’ Kim, Missy Elliott, and Nicki Minaj – and they can attest to being titled such at some point in their illustrious careers (the latter more than her rap predecessors).
Indeed, in the heavily male-dominated genre of rap, trying to “hang with the boys” has either constituted hypermasculinization or explicitly detailing bedroom antics. Either way, rap’s estrogenic entities have had to take the extreme route often to little notoriety…
Wednesday, November 21st 2012
Over the past year, we at That Grape Juice have turned to the readers for their thoughts on the roles age, race, and even sexuality play in one’s success in the music industry. Now, let’s weigh in on a heavier topic – weight.
Our culture is collectively becoming more stylized, making substance a thing of the past. As image drives the culture, often filling media with airbrushed or digitally altered representations of “beautiful”, the standard of beauty has never been more sought. An anomaly indeed given that statistics have proven most of the people subscribing to those very standards oft do not meet them.
So, what’s the big deal?
Monday, October 8th 2012
The Queen has spoken.
In support of her latest TV showing ‘Steel Magnolias’, Queen Latifah took to Anderson Cooper‘s ‘Anderson Live‘ for a conversation with the talk show host and his pal Andy Cohen.
Of course, as one her idols, Latifah was quizzed on Nicki Minaj’s current spat with calculated diva Mariah Carey, spawned on the set of ‘American Idol’ season 12, in which they both star on.
Latifah’s comments below…
Sunday, March 7th 2010
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards is moments away from coming on air. Check out who rocked what on the red carpet.