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Why I May 'Push' My Kid

Denise Albert | Posted 09.12.2012 | Parents
Denise Albert

Do you push your kids? Do you let them quit? Do you encourage them to continue activities they don't particularly like? Is that even pushing them, or is it building character?

Queen Latifah Plans To Adopt A Child | Posted 07.12.2012 | Black Voices

Queen Latifah may be secretive about her sexual orientation but one thing she has never shied away from is her desire to be a mother. The hype started...

WATCH: Lifetime's 'Steel Magnolias' Remake Trailer

Posted 08.27.2012 | TV

"Steel Magnolias" is getting a 2012 facelift on Lifetime. The "Steel Magnolias" remake, starring and executive produced by Queen Latifah, will feature...

WATCH: The Dos And Donts Of Dating & Sports

Posted 06.04.2012 | Black Voices

The combination of romance and sports has always played off of one another metaphorically when referencing the dating game. During the latest episode ...

Queen Latifah Says She Did Not Come Out At Long Beach Pride Festival

Posted 05.16.2014 | Gay Voices

Queen Latifah is denying that she came out during a recent appearance at the Long Beach lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Pride festival. The...

WATCH: 'Rocky' Franchise Comes Under Scrutiny

Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.29.2012 | Black Voices

Memorable lines such as “show me the money” and “there’s no crying in baseball” have landed both "Jerry Maguire" and "A League of Their Own"...

WATCH: Which Athlete Urinates On His Hands?

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.10.2012 | Black Voices

Bizarre pre-game idiosyncrasies have propelled some of the world's greatest athletes to big wins and even to championships -- that, or their freakish ...

Latifah Set To Headline Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Festival

Posted 04.30.2012 | Black Voices

Grammy Award-winning rapper and Academy Award-nominee Queen Latifah is set to headline this year’s annual Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Festival on...

WATCH: The Truth Behind Female Stereotypes In Sports

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 04.30.2012 | Black Voices

Sexism in sports has been an ongoing conversation since at least the passage of Title IX in 1972, a conversation that's joined in the most recent epis...

The Best Lesbian Moments Of The Week

Trish Bendix | Posted 06.20.2012 | Gay Voices
Trish Bendix

Each week we'll share some of the best tidbits on The Huffington Post in our new series, "Best Lesbian Week Ever." Here's who and what was on our raging gay radar this week.

Shea Rose: Extraordinary Girl

Holly Cara Price | Posted 06.20.2012 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

"extra extra read all about it / I rock the mike ain't no doubt about it / because I'm extra I'm feeling extra I'm gonna bless ya / what? huh!" So chants Shea Rose in the song "Extraordinary Girl," from her 2011 mixtape Little Warrior.

WATCH: Worst Outfit In The History Of Sports?

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 04.09.2012 | Black Voices

Examining the world of sports can be a bit complicated for some, but for Queen Latifah and her friends the topic is more comprehensive than one could ...

PHOTOS: Lea Black And Roy Black's Annual Gala

Posted 03.26.2012 | Miami

Amidst the craziness of Ultra weekend in Miami, local philanthropists and celebrities flocked to the Fontainebleau Hotel on Saturday night for the Bl...

Meet The New 'Steel Magnolias'

Posted 03.19.2012 | TV

Meet the new "Steel Magnolias": Queen Latifah, Alfre Woodard, Phylicia Rashad and Jill Scott will star in Lifetime's remake of the classic 1989 film. ...

WATCH: Latifah's Most Memorable Roles

Posted 04.09.2012 | Black Voices

Since breaking into the music business in 1989 with her debut opus All Hail the Queen, Queen Latifah (born Dana Elaine Owen) has blossomed into a hous...

Is Wynwood Gaining A Queen?

Posted 04.09.2012 | Miami

There'll be a joyful noise in Wynwood if the Miami Community Redevelopment Agency succeeds in its bid to bring Queen Latifah to Miami....

Can't Stop the Music

George Heymont | Posted 04.02.2012 | Arts
George Heymont

Joyful Noise, a new movie musical starring Queen Latifah and Dolly Parton, boasts a dynamite soundtrack and an extremely appealing cast.

Keke Palmer Is All Grown Up

AP | ALICIA RANCILIO | Posted 03.24.2012 | Black Voices

NEW YORK — Keke Palmer became a star with her Nickelodeon show "True Jackson, VP" which aired for three seasons and made her one of the highest ...

Queen Latifah And Wendy Williams Do 'Mob Wives' Hairpiece Theatre

Posted 04.09.2012 | TV

Queen Latifah's interview Wednesday on "The Wendy Williams Show" (weekdays on Fox) started off with some news, and ended with Williams and Latifah act...

WATCH: Dolly Parton Talks Dinner Rolls, Joyful Noise

Posted 01.13.2012 | Fifty

In the new movie "Joyful Noise," Dolly Parton shows off her arm while pelting Queen Latifah with dinner rolls. "I was banging her pretty good," Parton...

Joyful Noise: A Conversation With Mervyn Warren, Plus Chatting With Mark Wayne Glasmire and Julian Velard

Mike Ragogna | Posted 03.14.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


Movie Review: Joyful Noise

Marshall Fine | Posted 03.13.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Joyful Noise is a movie with big, rousing soul-gospel songs that take your mind off how mediocre -- or worse -- the rest of the movie is.

Nicki Gostin

'Joyful Noise' Stars Dolly Parton And Queen Latifah Go Gospel | Nicki Gostin | Posted 01.10.2012 | Celebrity

Country crooner Dolly Parton and Queen Latifah might seem like an odd couple on the big screen, but after teaming up in the new gospel musical "Joyful...

PHOTOS: Queen Shows Some Skin!

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 01.11.2012 | Black Voices

Queen Latifah feted the Hollywood premiere of her new movie "Joyful Noise" in style last night. The rapper-turned-starlet looked fabulous in a tea...

Queen Latifah: 'Joyful Noise' Role Brings Her Closer to God

The Boombox | Posted 03.05.2012 | Black Voices

Queen Latifah and Dolly Parton sat down with The BoomBox to discuss their respect for one another, Latifah's surprise dream collaboration with British...