Tina Turner

The best SAG Awards moments cameras missed

While actors are accustomed to being on camera, not every starry moment at the Screen Actors Guild Awards makes the screen. Here’s a look at some of …

Awards

North St. Louis building where Ike and Tina Turner performed could be demolished

A building that once housed the historic Club Imperial could soon demolished.<p>But preservationists are fighting to save the north St. Louis structure …

St. Louis

Laverne Cox Makes History As Cosmopolitan's First Transgender Cover Girl

Laverne Cox can add “Cosmopolitan covergirl” to her ever-growing list of credits and accomplishments.<p>The Emmy-winning actress, producer and LGBTQ rights advocate made history as the first transgender woman ever to appear on a Cosmo cover, appearing atop Cosmopolitan South Africa’s February issue in …

African-American News

Queen, Tina Turner among Grammy honorees

Rock legends Queen and Tina Turner are among those set to be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Grammys.<p>Hal Blaine, Neil Diamond, …

Cleveland

Whining letters reveal monster mums seeking parole still pass the blame for their appalling crimes

The sick minds of two monster mothers hoping to win parole like black cab rapist John Worboys are today exposed in secret letters they wrote in …

Parole Board

Strictly Come Dancing The Live Tour proved why Strictly is the happiest show in the world - Birmingham Arena, review

"I want everyone to know that if I can be Wonder Woman, anyone can," said Scottish comedian and dance novice Susan Calman after performing a Samba in bright red calf-length boots and a satin cape to a sold-out Birmingham Arena. Embodying the egalitarian spirit of Strictly Come Dancing, Calman’s …

Joe McFadden

What Are Martian Manhunter's Nine Senses?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at …

Comics

Developer Vroman Industries seeks demolition of historic music venue, Club Imperial, for new restaurant - St. Louis Business Journal

By Jacob Kirn <br>– Digital Editor, St. Louis Business Journal<p>Jan 19, 2018, 11:50am CST<p>A developer is seeking the demolition of a historic north St. …

Geri Horner and Radcliffe mum to star on BBC1 singing talent show

A BBC1 singing talent show is due to launch and one of Radcliffe's own is due to star.<p>Former Spice Girl Geri Horner features on the new programme - …

Manchester

‘Proud Mary’ has a ‘Proud Mary’ Problem

Last week, John Fogerty fired up Facebook and made a complaint. Why on earth is this new Taraji P. Henson shoot-em-up using the name of the song he wrote? Indeed, “Proud Mary,” which stars Ms. Henson as a hit woman in Boston, shares its title with the 1969 Creedence Clearwater Revival hit that Mr. …

The Arts

Top 10 Editors’ Choice photos of the week

Here’s a look at the 10 photos we loved most this week in Editors’ Choice, curated by our Guest Editor, Amel Herzi, and 500px photo editors. Read on …

Famed Gold Star Recording Studio inspires San Diego-bred musical '33⅓'

San Diego’s Brad Ross and Jonathan Rosenberg didn’t have to look far for source material for “33⅓ — House of Dreams,” their fledgling musical about …

San Diego

Why Is the Trump-Stormy Daniels Story Only Coming Out Now?

The president’s alleged tryst with a porn star was buried for over a year by The Wall Street Journal.<p>(A version of this column originally appeared on Poynter.org.)<p>Slate unveiled a new logo, home page and font, with an explanation from <b>Julia Turner</b>, editor in chief. Meanwhile, her boss, <b>Jacob …

Stormy Daniels

Sandra Bernhard Gives Boston A Comedic Pause From The Pandemonium

Support the news<p>To say that Sandra Bernhard has never been a particularly shy performer is an understatement.<p>She came up in the '70s alongside the …

Mary Tyler Moore

The 'Boogie Oogie Oogie' band wins? Grammy's biggest shocks

NEW YORK (AP) — There was little doubt who should take home the Grammy for album of the year in 1984. That was Michael Jackson with "Thriller." He won, of course, but the Recording Academy hasn't always been seen to make the right call over its 60 years.<p>One weird decision was giving soft rocker …

Entertainment

David Coverdale Adds a Special Aural Bite to 30th Anniversary Whitesnake Box Set

David Coverdale was at the crossroads when he beat a retreat to the south of France with guitarist John Sykes to work on the demos for what would …

Soul Music

Latest NHL Power Rankings

<i>Hey everyone, we here at Puck Daddy are doing real power rankings for teams Nos. 1-31. Here they are, based on only how I am feeling about these</i> …

Ice Hockey

The Designer Behind the Stunning Afro-Futurist 'Black Panther' Costumes

If you love the costumes from Marvel's upcoming superhero blockbuster, thank Oscar nominee Ruth E. Carter.<p>When the first teaser for Marvel’s <i>Black Panther</i> movie dropped during Game 4 of the NBA Finals, Ruth E. Carter wasn’t even watching the match. “I didn’t know the trailer was going to drop when …

Issey Miyake

New Year, New Me’s: An Essay on Bipolar Disorder, Buddhism & Joy Behar

"2017, you can keep that mess. Please keep it. It’ll get better. I’m depressed, I’m sick, whatever. Everyone’s sad."

Homosexuality

Jenifer Lewis Has Thoughts on Auditions: "Are You Out of Your F—ing Mind?"

"I've played everybody's mama from Tupac to Whitney," says the SAG-nominated actress and newly minted author. "You either want Jenifer Lewis or you …

Angela Bassett

The Meters To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award At The Grammys

<b>NEW ORLEANS, LA (WGNO)</b> – Pioneering New Orleans funk band The Meters will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards’ …

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

'Proud Mary' Review: Taraji P. Henson Gunned Down By Her Own Action Flick

'Empire' star's bid for action-hero glory keeps getting shot to pieces by friendly fire and clichéd one-last-job storyline<p>Taraji P. Henson is such a …

Entertainment

Listen to this fantastic mashup of Pearl Jam's 'Jeremy' and the Footloose theme

Thank you, DJ Cummerbund. Thank you for perfectly combining Pearl Jam's "Jeremy" and Kenny Loggins' <i>Footloose</i> theme (and a little of Tina Turner's …

Culture

'Proud Mary' Film Review: Taraji P. Henson Shoulda Kept Her Good Job in the City

An all-male writing and directing team reduces a lady assassin’s femininity to lipstick and maternal instincts<p>The action-drama “Proud Mary” exists …

Entertainment

Five Notable Releases of the Week (1/12)

<b>Panda Bear</b> – <i>A Day With The Homies</i><p>Domino<p>It’s weird to think that we’ve become so accustomed to streaming services that a vinyl-only release feels like …

Music

The Beatles, Stones, Bob Dylan, and Elvis Recorded His Songs... Then He Mysteriously Vanished

<b>“If the Beatles ever wanted a sound, it was R&B… [W]e wanted to be like Arthur Alexander” — Paul McCartney</b><p>Last summer, my wife and I were heading …

Soul Music

This Gemballa Press Shot Collection Will Rock You

John Oates

Pepsi Brings Cindy Crawford Back for Super Bowl Ad

Pepsi is trying to reclaim its pop culture mojo with a Super Bowl ad featuring celebrities that have backed the soda over the years, including Cindy …

Advertising

Film Review: ‘Proud Mary’

Director:Babak NajafiWith:Taraji P. Henson, Jahi Di’Allo Winston, Billy Brown, Danny Glover, Neal McDonough, Xander Berkeley, Margaret Avery, Rade …

Celebrity News

The Quick Read: Rihanna Shares Hopeful Message On Instagram Following Cousin's Funeral

It's Friday Eve! Celebrate being one step closer to the weekend with our daily round-up of news you can use.<p>- Rihanna took to Instagram to share a …

Women of Color