Angie Stone on new album, returning to her roots and why she won’t be working with D’Angelo
Soul singer Angie Stone, along with British sensation Emeli Sandé and urban alternative songstress Janelle Monáe, headlined the 2012 Tobago Jazz Experience April 25–29. Before taking the stage to close out the Beach Jazz Fiesta on a rainy Sunday night at Pigeon Point Heritage Park, Stone took some time out to clear up a few things—the first being her return to her “roots” with her anticipated album, Rich Girl.
With unforgettable roles in films like Remember the Titans and Dancing in September and her legendary role as Teri Joseph in the Soul Food television series opposite real-life husband Boris Kodjoe, it’s not surprising that Nicole Ari Parker’s name has become virtually synonymous with smarts, sass and class. Adding another star to her already stellar resume, the L.A.-based dynamo, mother to Sophie Tei-Naaki Lee Kodjoe, 7 and Nicolas Neruda Kodjoe, 5-- is currently playing her role of a lifetime as Blanche DuBois in the classic Tennessee Williams Broadway play, A Streetcar Named Desire, alongside Blair Underwood and an all African-American cast.
We have 10 revealing questions for the talented beauty.
He may be known as for his comedic roles in films like 40 Year Old Virgin and Baby Mama and television shows like Weeds and FX’s racy adult cartoon, Unsupervised, but there’s more to Romany Malco than you thought. This May, he’ll star alongside Kate Hudson in the tearjerker A Little Bit of Heaven. He also has a new show in conjunction with Google and Alchemy Network, Romany Meets His Friends, where on any given Saturday, he will land in a city and he has to contact the people in his social network within an hour.
We dig a little deeper with 10 questions for the Think Like a Man cutie, and find out what’s really on his mind.