Chicago-based arts & culture/entertainment freelance writer and editor; interviews, reviews, general features and more.
L.A. Reid is one of music's most notable executives; his roster of chart-topping "discoveries" includes Toni Braxton, TLC, Outkast, Usher and more.
Q&A with one-fourth of the legendary music group, The Pointer Sisters.
Interview with popular, Grammy-nominated group, SWV (Sisters With Voices).
Review of new memoir by legendary fashion and entertainment icon, Grace Jones.
Interview with legendary R&B singer Charlie Wilson about his new memoir that talks about his days with The GAP Band, the dark days of his drug addiction, cool industry stories and more.
Conversation with actress Felicia Pearson of "The Wire" fame--hailed by Stephen King as one of TV's best villains.
Q&A with the legendary Earth, Wind and Fire member Philip Bailey about his memoir.
Review of the memoir of entertainment's ultimate music man and "Empire's" executive music producer, Timothy "Timbaland" Mosley.
Shanice entered the biz at the tender age of eleven; after ascension on the charts, including a Grammy nomination for "I Love Your Smile," the R&B singer suffered a career stall. Find out where she is now...
Q&A with Jan Gaye, the ex-wife of legendary soul singer Marvin Gaye.
Interview with Rain Pryor on comedy, race, and growing up with her legendary father, Richard Pryor.
Conversation with R&B Grammy-nominated vocalist Kenny Lattimore.
Interview w/comedienne and actress Sherri Shepherd about her love for "Soul Train," her role on TVLand's "The Soul Man," and black women in Hollywood.