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La'Porsha Renae: 5 things to know about singer
It’s only been a year since the world was first introduced to singer La’Porsha Renae on the final season of " American Idol " but she’s quickly making strides as an artist. Since finishing as runner-up on the series, Renae has been busy connecting with fans on the road, releasing hit singles like
Family Hears Daughter’s Heart Beating Inside Another Teen in Emotional Meeting
Monday was bittersweet for two tearful families who met after a heart donation saved one teenager's life, after the other's was taken. Albert Jeffries IV (Alj), 14, of Burlington, North Carolina received a heart transplant on March 10 after suffering his entire life from a heart disease called
'Dancing With the Stars' Pays Tribute to Music Icons Tonight
"Dancing With the Stars" will salute the icons of music on Monday night. The eight remaining celebrities will dance to songs from some of music's greatest acts, from Elvis Presley to U2. Last week's top scorer, Boyz II Men ’s Wanyá Morris, and his partner, Lindsay Arnold, will dance to “I Say a
The Touching Moment an Ailing Teen Learns He's Getting a Life-Saving Heart Transplant
After 99 days of lying in a hospital bed, fighting every day to survive, a 13-year-old Burlington, North Carolina, boy got a life-saving heart transplant. A video of Albert Jeffries IV finding out this week that a heart was available for transplant was posted to a Facebook page by his mother, and
Angela Bassett Recalls Her Oscar Night: 'I Didn't Want to Have to Go to the Restroom...and Miss My Category'
Angela Bassett has amassed an illustrious body of work, but it was her breakthrough role portraying rock and soul music legend Tina Turner in 1993's "What's Love Got to Do with It" that got her to the Academy Awards with a nomination for Best Actress. "It was exciting. It was thrilling," she told
David Bowie: His Memorable Music Moments
Iconic rock singer David Bowie passed away Sunday at age 69. Still, his music will live on in the hearts of his fans worldwide. Throughout his career, which spanned more than four decades, the British singer created tons of hits and collaborated with singers such as Mick Jagger , John Lennon and
'The Color Purple' Is 30 Years Old Today!
Thirty years ago, the movie "The Color Purple" brought to the big screen a world audiences had scarcely seen before -- that of poor African-American women facing domestic abuse, incest and racism in the rural South in the early 1900s. Based on Alice Walker's 1982 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, the
Sam Smith Reveals He Will Sing Title Track to James Bond Film 'Spectre'
After months of denials, and a recent, tantalizing hint to the contrary, Sam Smith has revealed he has, indeed, recorded the theme song to "Spectre," the upcoming, 24th James Bond adventure. Calling it "one of the highlights of my career," Smith revealed the track will be called "Writing's on the
'We Are the World': 30 Years After Recording the Classic Song
"We Are the World" was recorded 30 years ago today in 1985. The single was created and written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie and sold more than 20 million copies for charity. The album later won three Grammys and raised more than $60 million for work in Africa and the states. What sticks in
Angela Bassett Still Stunning at 55
It’s been more than 20 years since Angela Bassett famously flaunted her gams and guns playing Tina Turner in 1993′s “What’s Love Got to Do With It,” and in a sexy new lingerie shoot, the star proves at 55 that she’s still got it. The...