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  • SNL Making ‘Black Female’ Moves with Maya Rudolph … JB Biopic Moved Up

    Nov 14, 13 by Brainuser1 4 Comments


    *Fresh off of its much ballyhoo’d stance on a lack of diversity in showcasing ethnic female talent on the long-running “Saturday Night Live” series, “SNL” chief Lorne Michaels goes back to his safety net, and gives Maya Rudolph the green light for a primetime show on NBC. Rudolph, you may recall, was the last black […]

  • Soul Artist Sanetta Arrives to ‘Make It Happen!’

    Jun 21, 12 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment


    *EURweb’s Black Music Month Artist Spotlight proudly presents Sanetta, a soulful soprano who was influenced by the styles of Natalie Cole, Minnie Ripperton, and The Emotions.  As a former Miss Black Illinois,  Sanetta appeared all over the Chicago area at various events.  Sanetta has performed with  coveted artists such as Luther Vandross,  Ice Cube, Chaka Khan, Marilyn Manson, Jimmy Jam  & Terry Lewis, Jennifer Holiday, Bootsy Collins […]