Tag Archives: memoirs

  • ‘Empire’s’ Taraji P. Henson Writing Memoir Due in 2016

    Apr 9, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The power of a single role… Since Taraji P. Henson debuted in January as the feisty Cookie Lyon on “Empire,” the actress has catapulted from stardom to superstardom. She’s got “Saturday Night Live” coming up this weekend, and in mid-2016, she’ll have a memoir on bookshelves courtesy of Simon & Schuster imprint 37 Ink. The […]

  • Grace Jones to Write Memoir Due Next Fall

    Sep 18, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Grace Jones, who once said she would never write a memoir, has announced she’s writing a memoir. The model, actress, singer and Studio 54 legend signed with Gallery Books for a book scheduled to come out next fall, reports the Associated Press. Gallery, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, announced Wednesday that the book is […]

  • Mike Tyson Signs a Deal to Write his Memoirs

    Oct 16, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Mike Tyson is set to share the intimate details of his life in a tell-all memoir for publisher Blue Rider Press. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] The former heavyweight boxing champion is expected to detail his career in the ring, his stormy marriage to actress Robin Givens, and his jail sentence for rape. The memoirs, […]

  • Common to Release Memoir This Month

    Sep 9, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Rapper/actor Common is doing something that some would say should’ve happened a long time ago. He’s getting ready to release a book, adding to his long resume of movies and music. The artist, whose real name is Lonnie Rashid Lynn, has written his own memoir called “One Day It’ll All Make Sense,” due for release […]

  • R. Kelly Writing a Book About His ‘Misunderstood’ Life

    Apr 4, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 5 Comments

    *R&B legend and icon R. Kelly is ready to expose himself, his life, his innermost thoughts and secrets in an upcoming memoir, “Soulacoaster.” “I’m writing this book as Robert, not R. Kelly,” he said. Kels has endured so much throughout his career to scandals, cases, divorce, and even beef. But he has continued to live […]

  • Find Clues to Jay-Z’s Memoirs

    Oct 19, 10 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *As of Monday, Jay-Z fans now have exclusive access to his upcoming memoir “Decoded.” The rapper has partnered with Microsoft’s search engine, Bing, to promote his new book, which will be published on Nov. 16. Here’s the catch, you gotta participate in an online treasure hunt. Excerpts from the book will be scattered online and […]