New Music: Vanessa Williams Has ‘LEGS’

Vanessa Williams drops her new single "Legs (Keep Dancing)"

‘The Legs Are The Last To Go’ is the title of the 2008 memoir of legendary stage and screen actress Diahann Carroll.

It became apparent to singer, actress, and cultural icon Vanessa Williams that this would be the inspiration for her long-awaited reclamation of her status as dance music royalty.

With the assistance of producer Chantry Johnson, songwriter Kjersti Long, and longtime collaborator Kipper Jones, Vanessa has done just that, re-emerging with her new single and music video “Legs (Keep Dancing)!Continue reading “New Music: Vanessa Williams Has ‘LEGS’”

‘Queen Of The Universe’ Cancelled After 2 Seasons #Sadness

Judges and host of Queen of the Universe (via Instagram)

After enjoying the last four episodes of the drag/singing reality series “Queen of the Universe” this past weekend, I just learned that Paramount+ has announced the cancellation of the series along with “The Game,” “Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies,” and “Star Trek: Prodigy.”

Continue reading “‘Queen Of The Universe’ Cancelled After 2 Seasons #Sadness”

Vanessa Williams: The U.S. Has ‘Issues’ Regarding Drag Acceptance

Vanessa Williams on Daily Blast Live (screen capture)

Grammy and Emmy-nominated Vanessa Williams, who’s returning as a judge for Season Two of Paramount+ “Queen of the Universe,” zoomed into “Daily Blast Live” to speak about how the U.S. compares to other countries in regard to acceptance of the art of drag. Continue reading “Vanessa Williams: The U.S. Has ‘Issues’ Regarding Drag Acceptance”

Happy Birthday Vanessa Williams! (Plus, Always Say ‘Yes’ And Dance It Out)

Me with birthday girl Vanessa Williams

“Sometimes the snow comes down in June, sometimes the sun goes round the moon…”

Sometimes, on your first day of college, you meet a kindred spirit and you’re off on a lifetime of friendship.

Sending my biggest birthday wishes to college bestie Vanessa Williams, who celebrates 60 trips around the sun today. Continue reading “Happy Birthday Vanessa Williams! (Plus, Always Say ‘Yes’ And Dance It Out)”

New Broadway Comedy ‘POTUS’ Serves Up High-Octane Laughs

The cast of the hilarious new Broadway comedy "POTUS"
The cast of the hilarious new Broadway comedy “POTUS”

Beginning with a four-letter word that rhymes with “runt,” the new Broadway comedy POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive starts in high-gear and rarely slows down serving up laugh after laugh for nearly two hours. Continue reading “New Broadway Comedy ‘POTUS’ Serves Up High-Octane Laughs”