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Entertainment

Ready… Set… Action! Ms. Jackson

November 8, 2010

Global icon, trendsetter, businesswoman, and multi-talented entertainer, Janet Damita Jo Jackson is a woman who needs no introduction. Her resume reveals an impressive combination of professional achievements and philanthropic endeavors, and she is currently…

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‘Lion King’ actress dies from leukemia

November 8, 2010

Shannon died Monday afternoon at Cohen Children’s Medical Center in New Hyde Park, on Long Island, of acute myelogenous leukemia, a common type of leukemia among adults, but rare among children.

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Jamaican reggae singer Gregory Isaacs dies at 59

November 1, 2010

With his sinuous baritone and romantic songs, Isaacs became a leading proponent of the mellow “Lovers Rock” style of reggae. He hit his stride in the mid-1970s with ballads like “Love is Overdue” and “All I Have Is Love.”

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Willow Smith wanted to be like her famous parents

November 1, 2010

When Willow Smith explains why she entered the music business, she talks about expressing her individuality, and wanting to help people with her message. But she also acknowledges that she wanted to be famous like her “mommy and daddy.”

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Essence Atkins– The Quintessence of Essence

October 24, 2010

As a familiar face on four TV series and with numerous screen roles under her belt, Essence is a versatile talent whose star continues to rise. Here, she talks about co-starring opposite Terry Crews in Are We There Yet?, the hit sitcom airing on the TBS Network.

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