22nd annual Maafa Commemoration - San
San Francisco Bay View22nd annual Maafa CommemorationSan Francisco Bay ViewWe also read “The Color Purple” and went on a field trip to see the musical starring Oakland born and raised Latoya London. We also went to see the stage adaptation of Toni Morrison's “Bluest Eye” at Lorraine Hansberry Theatre. It was directed by ...
Posted on 24 October 2017 | 11:30 am
How the Appetite for Emojis Complicates the
New York TimesHow the Appetite for Emojis Complicates the Effort to Standardize the World's AlphabetsNew York Times“The spread of this new digital system is unlikely to go to scale,” Maung Zarni, a human rights activist who works on Rohingya issues, and Natalie Brinham, a Ph.D. fellow at Queen Mary University of London, told me in an email. They emphasized that the ...
Posted on 18 October 2017 | 2:06 am
The Darkest Moments in the History of Girl
E! OnlineThe Darkest Moments in the History of Girl GroupsE! OnlineYet for female performers, even operating in groups only provides so much protection from the generally male-dominated forces that serve to keep women in their place under the guise of deigning to prop them up. To make them stars. The flood of sexual ...and more »
Posted on 16 October 2017 | 3:58 pm
'I asked the nurse for a pen and started
Daily Mail'I asked the nurse for a pen and started brainstorming': Patient reveals how she created a false eyelash range while ...Daily MailA woman who wanted to cheer herself up with beauty products while awaiting a liver transplant developed her own range of false eyelashes in hospital, and her first collection was a sell-out. Latoya Isiguzo, 29, from London was distraught when a rare ...
Posted on 8 October 2017 | 4:50 am
Why Terence Trent D'Arby became Sananda
The GuardianWhy Terence Trent D'Arby became Sananda Maitreya: 'It was that or death'The GuardianIt was that or death.” Thirty years ago, D'Arby, an American of Scots-Irish “hillbilly” and Native American parentage who spent time in the army in Germany before launching his career in London, was the toast of Britain. .... With La Toya Jackson in ...
Posted on 5 October 2017 | 5:30 am
5 Ideas From Our Wildest Dreams to Restore
Imagine the likes of Sanjaya, Blake Lewis, David Archuleta, Pia Toscano, Kellie Pickler, Angie Miller and LaToya London all competing against each other. How could anyone resist that? Also Read: Kelly Clarkson, Chris Daughtry, Jordin Sparks Top List of ...
Posted on 17 May 2015 | 6:00 pm
Jennifer Hudson To Make Broadway Debut In
Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson has signed on for "The Color Purple" -- her first ... And another season three contestant, LaToya London, played Nettie in a national tour of the show. Lakisha Jones from season six of the singing competition served as Chaka ...
Posted on 10 January 2015 | 1:20 am
LaToya London Resurfaces, Brings Fantasia to
‘American Idol’ producers made an interesting decision to feature a follow-up on LaToya London’s career after her success on the show — or the lack thereof. The season three contestant and member of the proclaimed ’3 Divas’ (LaToya London ...
Posted on 18 April 2013 | 7:53 pm
"Silence! The Musical" Is One of
LaToya London and Kathy Deitch each shine brightly in their respective solo vocal spotlights. Christopher Gattelli's direction and choreography are consistently inventive, from an endless descent down the same set of three stairs turning into something ...
Posted on 14 September 2012 | 9:02 am
American Idol: Where are they now? Latoya
Q: You're in a new band, Urban Punk, how did that all come about? A: Well I'm young and funky, so I wanted to have some fun. I was having fun before, but I wanted to show another side of me. My rapper friend H20 approached me with this group, so there's us ...
Posted on 1 March 2011 | 12:35 pm