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  • Michelle Williams on her Role in ‘Fela!’

    May 18, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Michelle Williams may have finally found her niche in theater. The former Destiny’s Child singer and gospel artist told MTV News about her experience on the “Fela!” tour. “It feels amazing to be involved with ‘Fela!’ because I said that between each album, I wanted to do a theater run,” Williams told MTV News. “I’m […]

  • Michelle Williams Denies Destiny’s Child Super Bowl Gig (Watch)

    Jan 28, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *After weeks of reports that Destiny’s Child would reunite during Beyonce’s Super Bowl halftime show this Sunday, group member Michelle Williams is suddenly trying to throw people off – suggesting the reports were merely unconfirmed rumors and simply “not true.” “I’m going to be in the musical Fela!,” she told WRUG Media. “I hate to […]

  • Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child Admits Battle with Depression

    Jan 17, 13 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments

    *In an interview to promote her role in the new touring production of “Fela!,” Michelle Williams – one third of Destiny’s Child alongside Beyonce and Kelly Rowland – revealed that she has only recently emerged from years of suffering from moderate depression. Her dark cloud lifted thanks to exercise, therapy and positive thinking. “I’ve dealt with depression,” […]

  • Michelle Williams, Former Destiny’s Child, Joins ‘Fela!’ Tour

    Jan 6, 13 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    *Former Destiny’s Child member Michelle Williams is joining  the latest national tour of the musical “Fela!” Producers said Thursday the singer, who starred on the UPN sitcom “Half & Half,” will be onstage when the tour opens at Sidney Harman Hall in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 29. Fela!” – a biography of Nigerian musician and political […]

  • Patti LaBelle Pays $100,000 for Yelling at Toddler, Mom

    Sep 5, 12 by EURpublisher02 10 Comments

    *Singer Patti LaBelle has agreed to pay $100,000 to a Manhattan woman who claims the diva cursed her out and threw water at her and her 18-month-old daughter during a scuffle over parenting in an apartment building lobby. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] According to the lawsuit filed by Roseanna Monk and her husband Kevin, […]

  • Audrey’s Society Whirl: FELA! is Just as Powerful the Second Time Around

    Jul 26, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Two years ago, there was a big robbery on Broadway that was the best kept secret around town.  That is ‘til now!  Back in 2010, the innovative play, Fela!, based on the life of Nigerian musician, composer and political activist Fela Anikulapo Kuti topped the 2010 Tony Awards nominations receiving 11 award nominations including Best […]