Many are familiar with Whitney Houston’s timeless role as the fairy godmother in Cinderella. In real life, there is Simone Gordon, whose generous deeds around the world earned her the moniker Black Fairy Godmother, which spawned her award-winning nonprofit foundation of the same name. The New Jersey-based organization is holding its 3rd annual Purple Diamond Awards on November 5 at the Newark Museum of Art, which will honor 8 … Read the rest
Top 7 Diddy Classics We Missed At the BET Awards Tribute
The 22nd annual BET Awards, also known as Culture’s Biggest Night, aired with many memorable performances. Legendary mogul and music executive Diddy’s tribute was among the highly anticipated and while it was a notable moment, here are the top 7 songs we would have loved to have seen included.
7. I Need a Girl (Part 1)
He did perform Part 2 of this song, to be fair.
6. Coming … Read the rest
Interview With “Burn the Stage: The Rise of BTS and Korean Boy Bands” Author Marc Shapiro!
Chances are you or someone you know is familiar with boy band BTS, who rock award shows and the Billboard charts. New York Times bestselling author and biographer Marc Shapiro recently participated in a Q&A with us about his book, Burn the Stage: The Rise of BTS and Korean Boy Bands (Riverdale Avenue Books, December 2018).
So Booking Cool: When and how did the idea to write a BTS … Read the rest