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  • Aretha on New Album, ‘Trashy’ Unauthorized Bio and Current ‘Divas’ (Watch)

    Nov 11, 14 by Qwest7 2 Comments


    *Aretha Franklin is never one to hold back when it comes to how she feels. Especially when it comes to her latest album, “Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics.” In an interview with The Detroit News, the Queen of Soul weighed in on her new 10-song opus as she praised the choice of songs […]

  • Whitney Houston Urged Destiny’s Child Not to Break Up (Watch)

    Nov 6, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Michelle Williams visited HuffPost Live to plug her new Oxygen series “Fix My Choir,” and inevitably got on the subject of her former group Destiny’s Child. The singer revealed that Whitney Houston once told her and fellow members Kelly Rowland and Beyonce to stay together back in the day. Williams recalled that they ran into […]

  • Unauthorized Aretha Bio Highlights Alleged Orgies, Addiction and Insecurity

    Oct 31, 14 by Qwest7 18 Comments


    *Aretha Franklin may be the Queen of Soul, but a new unauthorized biography reveals some less than royal things about her and her rise to fame. In the book, titled “Respect: The Life of Aretha Franklin,” noted biographer David Ritz details Franklin’s journey from child prodigy to legendary entertainer as well as times when she […]

  • Angela Bassett Addresses Whitney Houston Biopic Critics

    Oct 29, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *After months of criticism from Whitney Houston’s family, Angela Bassett is standing up for her upcoming biopic on the late singer. In an interview with HuffPost Live on Monday, Bassett disputed claims from Houston’s mother Cissy regarding those behind the film. In a statement, Cissy Houston expressed her feelings on the Lifetime network’s decision to […]

  • Adele Who? Aretha Kills ‘Rolling in the Deep’ on ‘Letterman’ (Watch)

    Sep 30, 14 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments


    *She’s baaaack. Aretha Franklin debuted the first single of her upcoming “Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics” album during a visit to the “Late Show with David Letterman.” Below, the Queen of Soul’s version of Adele’s “Rolling in the Deep” – with a dash of “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough.” Nothing more needs to be said. (Except..yes, […]

  • Jennifer Holliday Talks Pop Music Return and MS Diagnosis

    Sep 28, 14 by Qwest7 2 Comments


    *Sangin’ fans rejoice! After 23 years of being away, Jennifer Holliday has returned to music with a new album. The Tony- and Grammy-winning entertainer’s latest release, “The Song Is You.” The 15-song self-produced album of R&B, jazz and pop standards marks a welcome return for the Holliday, who is best known for her classic rendition […]