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It’s clear that Beyoncé treats her dancers like family, and she proved as much when she helped two of them celebrate one of the most special moments of their lives right on stage at her concert in St. Louis on Saturday night. After performing, appropriately, “Single Ladies,” Bey handed the mic to her backup dancer […]

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So now the truth comes out. Years after Stacey Dash’s departure from VH1’s Single Ladies, LisaRaye is revealing the reason behind the Fox News contributor’s firing while taking responsibility for the action as an example of her learning to be a “boss.” “In Hollywood, I’ve learned to be a boss,” LisaRaye said in a clip promoting […]

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“Single Ladies” may have run its course on VH1, but could the show find a new life at BET? AlwaysAList.com says: “Single Ladies” producers have put out feelers with other networks to see if there is any interest in picking up the show. When asked about possibly acquiring “Single Ladies,” a publicist with BET was […]

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“Single Ladies” has gotten the boot from VH1. The ATL set and produced series from Queen Latifah‘s Flavor Unit will end its run after three seasons. As of now, the season 3 finale is scheduled to air on March 24. “We’ve been proud to deliver three seasons of the drama, romance and style that engaged […]

LisaRaye and her “Single Ladies” co-star Charity Shea made gossip blog headlines for what perceived as shade being thrown at LisaRaye by Charity. In this…

TV & Film

The anticipation for the new season of OWN’s “The Have and the Have Nots“has resulted in impressive ratings. According to reports, the Tyler Perry drama achieved a series high with 2.8 million total viewers. Total viewership for the season premiere resulted in a 57 percent leap over last May’s Season 1 premiere. With women age […]

The BET original scripted series “Being Mary Jane” now has an airdate for its first season. It will premiere on Tuesday, January 7th at 10 p.m. The show, starring Gabrielle Union as Mary Jane Paul with Omari Hardwick, Richard Roundtree, and Lisa Vidal was seen by 4 million viewers in its hour-and-a-half summer “pilot” episode. […]

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Denise Vasi is officially off the market! Her man, famous video director Anthony Mandler, put a ring on it while on vacation in Greece, reports Global Grind. Vasi, the star of VH1′s Single Ladies couldn’t contain her excitement. She Instagramed a photo of the two of them hugging with the caption reading, “@amandler just ‘put […]

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Stacey Dash knows how to keep the punches rolling. After leaving (or being asked to leave) “Single Ladies,” the actress is making a new way and has decided to write a how-to book about herself. She recently posted a blog, explaining her new venture: “I’m writing a ‘How To’ book. It’ll be about me, my […]

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“Single Ladies” returns to VH1 on Monday, May 28th at 1 p.m., minus Stacy Dash as Val. Dash reportedly left the show to focus on “family,” “other opportunities” or whatever platitude that you’d like to believe. Insider gossip, which hasn’t been totally denied by anyone involved, including LisaRaye who dished on Dash over at Jet […]

We’ve all heard the statistics by now. With about 70 percent of black women being single and 42 percent having never been married, the idea and ideal of black-on-black marriage is, at the least, challenged. We know the numbers, and I have no interest in reviewing that which we already know. What are the answers […]