Posts tagged "Nina Simone"

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Jazmine Sullivan Covers Nina Simone’s ‘Baltimore’ For Upcoming Documentary

This couldn't have came at a more perfect time.

Music

Throwback Jams: Sounds Of Protest

A #TBT playlist of protest anthems that demanded change…

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Get A First Look At The Netflix Documentary ‘What Happened, Miss Simone?’

Watch Nina Simone battle her demons in a new Netflix documentary.

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Zoe Saldana Shines On Cover of ‘Elle Magazine’s’ Women In Hollywood Issue [PHOTOS]

We must say, pregnancy looks good on starlet Zoe Saldana,as Elle Magazine honored the soon-to-be Mom as one of the talented names in film i…

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Listen to the Songs From Episode 2 of ‘Being Mary Jane’

Our jaws were not prepared to drop within the first five minutes of Being Mary Jane, but that's what makes a great drama.

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EDM Ghosts: Past Tracks For Your Halloween Ravelist

VIBE went graveyard digging to fill your kandi bags with some devilish delights. Get monster-mashing with these 20 Halloween beat treats from the past. ->…

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Zoe Saldana Responds To Nina Simone Backlash

After news of a biopic on world-renowned singer Nina Simone surfaced last year, fans and spectators were filled with memories of the singer and her…

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Zoe Saldana Responds to Nina Simone Backlash

After news of a biopic on world-renowned singer Nina Simone surfaced last year, fans and spectators were filled with memories of the singer…

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Black History Month Woman of the Day: Nina Simone

Eunice Kathleen Waymon better known as Nina Simone (1933-2003) was known for her classic jazz and blues vocals in the mid 1900's. After aspiratio…

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Birthplace Homes of Legendary Black Figures To Be Restored On Reality TV Show

If you think that you cannot make a reality TV show out of anything, then surely you should read this piece and be pleasantly surprised.

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Nina Simone Wanted Whoopi Goldberg to Star in Her Biopic

If Nina Simone had any say in casting for her biopic, Oscar-winning actress Whoopi Goldberg would have been first choice, The View host says.

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Petition Issued to Replace Zoe Saldana in Nina Simone Biopic

The criticism surrounding the casting of Zoe Saldana as jazz great Nina Simone continues. Change.org has issued a petition to have the Afro-Latina actress replaced in Simone's forthcoming…

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The Top 25 Music Biopics We’d Love To See

When we first heard that the great Nina Simone would be getting a biopic, the old soul in us was elated. As everyone in Hollywood…

Movies & TV

PHOTO: Does Zoe Saldana Look Like Nina Simone To You?!

There has been a lot of criticism already for Zoe Saldana's participation in the Nina Simone biopic. Consider this image another log on the hater'…

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Does Zoe Saldana Look Like Nina Simone to You?

There has been a lot of criticism already for Zoe Saldana's participation in the Nina Simone biopic. Consider this image another log o…

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Mike Epps Will Play Richard Pryor In Nina Simone Biopic

Mike Epps will play Richard Pryor in Nina, the Nina Simone biopic starring Zoe Saldana.

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Zoe Saldana to Play Nina Simone in Singer’s Biopic

The memory of legendary singer Nina Simone shall live on in a new biopic with Zoe Saldana cast as the leading lady. According…

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Should Zoe Saldana Play Nina Simone In Biopic?!

A film about the Feeling Good singer's life has reportedly signed on Zoe Saldana to star as soul singing legend Nina Simone.

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Rumor Control: MJB Playing Nina Simone, Brandy x Flo Rida, T.I. Ends ‘Tiny & Toya’?

Mary J Blige confirmed for role in Nina Simone biopic. [Bossip] Did Beyoncé steal a song credit from Chrisette Michele? [Perez Hilton] Just Blaze speaks o…