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Black Excellence: Ruben Studdard Receives Master Of Arts Degree From Alabama A&M University

Ruben Studdard went from the winner of American Idol to achieving an esteemed distinction at his alma mater.


Taraji P Henson to Host BET’s ‘Celebration of Gospel’

Taraji P. Henson is slated to host BET's gospel music special, Celebration of Gospel. She will be the first predecessor of Steve Harvey,…


Ruben Studdard Unveils Massive Weight Loss on Wendy Williams [Video]

Ruben Studdard's been under the radar since his American Idol days, but the singer is back on the scene and looking better than…


2013 Soul Train Awards: Ashanti, Tyrese And More On Bringing Back The ’90s

The theme of the 2013 Soul Train Awards was "bringing back the '90s." VIBE correspondent Milan Carter caught up with celebrities on the…


Ruben Studdard Will Appear On ‘Biggest Loser’

Ruben Studdard is coming back to reality TV - but he won't be singing this time.

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Ruben Studdard Wins Divorce Settlement Thanks To Prenup

American Idol season two champ Ruben Studdard has a lot to be happy about these days. Not only is he now a single man, he's got…


Ruben Studdard Files For Divorce

Ruben Studdard and his wife Surata Zuri Mccants are un-raveling the knot after three years of marriage. TMZ reports that the 33-year-old American Idol star…


Sick & Tired! Rihanna + 10 Other Artists Who’ve Battled Extreme Exhaustion

The Artist: Rick Ross The Exhaustion: Coincidentally, Rihanna isn't the only artist who has suffered from extreme exhaustion recently. Ross—who suffered not one, but…


Ruben Studdard Talks ‘Idol’; Wants Diddy To Replace Simon Cowell

A lot has changed on American Idol since Ruben Studdard became the second winner 7 years ago. The R&B crooner aka "velvet teddy bear" says…