Chicago-based arts & culture/entertainment freelance writer and editor; interviews, reviews, general features and more.
4 Things I’d Still Be A Cheapskate About Even If I Won The Lottery
Even if money were no object, what things might you still be frugal about?
One Funny Father: Roy Wood, Jr.
Fun Father's Day Q&A with "The Daily Show's" Roy Wood, Jr.
Charlamagne Tha God's "Black Privilege"
Charlamagne Tha God is a rising star in the radio industry and media in general. This is a recap of his debut book.
Keesha Sharp of "Lethal Weapon" Becomes Her Own Action Hero
Health, fitness and nutrition Q&A with actress Keesha Sharp.
Multiple Sclerosis Helped Hip Hop Veteran Masta Ace Rededicate ...
Rapper Masta Ace, a hip hop veteran, talks about living with multiple sclerosis.
A Tribe Called Quest's Jarobi White: Eats, Rhymes and Life
A Tribe Called Quest founding member Jarobi White has combined his love of music & food into a successful culinary/entertainment career.
'Sing to Me'
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.
Ruth Pointer—'Still So Excited!: My Life as a Pointer Sister
Q&A with one-fourth of the legendary music group, The Pointer Sisters.
SWV—Still Here, Still Together
Interview with popular, Grammy-nominated group, SWV (Sisters With Voices).
How to Use a Man's Love of Sports to Your Dating Advantage...
Advice for women on how even a little sports knowledge can enhance their dating life.
Grace Jones' 'I'll Never Write My Memoirs'
Review of new memoir by legendary fashion and entertainment icon, Grace Jones.
Interview: Charlie Wilson
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.
Felicia Pearson—From 'The Wire' to 'Chi-Raq'
Conversation with actress Felicia Pearson of "The Wire" fame--hailed by Stephen King as one of TV's best villains.
'Shining Star: Braving the Elements of Earth, Wind and Fire’
Q&A with the legendary Earth, Wind and Fire member Philip Bailey about his memoir.
Timbaland: 'The Emperor of Sound'
Review of the memoir of entertainment's ultimate music man and "Empire's" executive music producer, Timothy "Timbaland" Mosley.