PRINCE PROTÉGÉE: TAMAR DAVIS

Tamar performs with Prince on Good Morning America

COVER STORY: TAMAR DAVIS By Teryl Warren  For decades, Houston, Texas has been known for its NASA Space Center. But thanks to the powerhouse vocals of Beyoncé, gospel star Yolanda Adams and multi-talented entertainer Tamar Davis, it’s now known for cranking out some of the most influential women’s voices in recent memory. Long before she [...]

COVER STORY: VIVICA A. FOX

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COVER STORY: VIVICA A. FOX By Teryl Warren Empowering women. It’s a principle that’s been shaping our society since the days of the Suffragettes. It’s a notion that almost put a woman in the White House in 2016.  And, on a very real level, it’s the motivation behind a new provocative series about male exotic [...]

COVER STORY: VIVIAN GREEN

Recording artist Vivian Green

COVER STORY: VIVIAN GREEN By Teryl Warren It’s been more than a decade since Philadelphia native Vivian Green hit the music scene and took us for a ride on her “Emotional Rollercoaster.” It would be an understatement to say that a lot has happened since then.   Virtuosa. In the years since her debut album [...]

AUGUST COVER STORY: KENNY LATTIMORE

R & B singer Kenny Lattimore

COVER STORY:  KENNY LATTIMORE By Teryl Warren  True story: Earlier this year, I was having a really bad day. I turned on the radio in my car as I headed to the office and Kenny Lattimore’s new single “Love Me Back” began to play. Instantly, I became fully immersed in the song and it magically [...]

MARCH COVER STORY: VIVICA FOX

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COVER STORY: VIVICA FOX By Teryl Warren When I first saw Vivica Fox in the classic crime drama Set It Off – I was inspired.  It was the first time since the days of Cleopatra Jones and Foxy Brown that I had seen an image of a tough, brash, beautiful Black woman who was equal [...]

FEB COVER STORY: MISS UNIVERSE

The 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Pageant

COVER STORY: PAULINA VEGA, MISS UNIVERSE 2014 By Teryl Warren Somewhere in New York, a beautiful young woman is adjusting to a new job, a new life and some extremely cold winter weather. She is elegant, she is confident and she is Miss Universe 2014. On January 25, 2015, Paulina Vega was crowned Miss Universe [...]

OCT COVER STORY: OMAR MILLER

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COVER STORY: OMAR BENSON MILLER By Teryl Warren When Omar Miller walks into a room, people notice. But it’s not simply his larger-than-life presence and to-die-for dimples that warrant the attention. His imposing 6’6” frame is totally eclipsed by his intelligence, charm and ability to engage over everything from documentaries, to social media apps and [...]

JULY COVER: FAITH EVANS

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COVER STORY: FAITH EVANS By Teryl Warren As outspoken, legendary singer Patti LaBelle recently noted: “The word ‘diva’ is being thrown so loosely… that it isn’t cute anymore.” The dictionary defines the word “diva” as “a highly distinguished female singer or prima donna.”  Music lovers, television audiences and admirers of strong women everywhere define ‘diva” [...]

COVER STORY: KIMBERLY ELISE

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COVER STORY: KIMBERLY ELISE By Teryl Warren What do Denzel Washington, Forest Whitaker and Whoopi Goldberg all have in common? They’ve all won the Academy Award in the Best Supporting Actor/Actress category, and they’ve all shared the screen at one time or another with acclaimed actress Kimberly Elise. On April 19, Ms. Elise re-teams with [...]

THOSE WHO KILL’S CHLOË SEVIGNY

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THOSE WHO KILL’S CHLOË SEVIGNY Fashion icon and Golden Globe award-winner Chloë Sevigny (“Big Love,”Boys Don’t Cry) ditches the glamour for her latest role as “Catherine Jensen” in A& E’s new suspenseful crime series “Those Who Kill.” The chameleon-like actress known for taking risks both on screen and on the red carpet joins the illustrious [...]