Posts Tagged ‘Musings of a Muse’

Elgin Charles

In Television on May 14, 2011 at 10:39 AM

Fast Fact:  Elgin Charles attended Ministry School!

Elgin Charles, owner of the renowned salon in Beverly Hills chatted with me about the wonderful world of hair. The “Emperor of Hair” to tinseltown’s finest speaks about Natalie Cole and the role she played in him becoming the sole African-American salon owner in Beverly Hills. He tells what marriage to Jackee Harry was like and shares how he landed a spot in Chris Rock’s “Good Hair” documentary.  Elgin speaks to me EXCLUSIVELY for the first time publicly about his VH1 reality show “Beverly Hills Fabulous“.

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Mint Condition

In Music, Musings Of A Muse Episodes, Television on May 14, 2011 at 10:30 AM

Fast Fact:  Mint Condition has not worked with Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis since their first album!

Mint Condition is back with a new album and sounding better than ever. Fan got a chance to speak personally with the group who have blessed the airwaves with hits such as “Breakin’ My Heart (Pretty Brown Eyes)”, “Ready or Not” and “What Kind of Man Would I Be?” They discussed being the house band for  TV One’s “Way Black When” and their album 7.

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Connie Chris

In Television on May 14, 2011 at 10:04 AM

Fast Fact:  Connie Chris is a child conceived as a result of rape!

Affectionately dubbed “Mz. Berry” on Season 2 of Ray J of Love, Connie Chris stopped by to discuss how she went from being a Realtor to a reality show. She shares with us her craziest fan moment (IT’S INSANE) and what fuels her most. Hear as she gives advice to her younger self. An intimate conversation with an impassioned woman, find out what she’s up to now and what’s next for her!

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Beverly Hills Fabulous!

In Television on May 14, 2011 at 9:48 AM

Fast Fact:  Elgin Charles is the ex-husband of Jackee Harry of 227 Fame!

Elgin Charles and his team joined us live to answer viewer questions about the show.  Special thanks to the Beverly Hills Fabulous crew for a GREAT time.  We learned so much about the cast members, hair care and MORE.  Congratulations to Ms. Max Thomas from Oklahoma City who won the Prize Package!  The show is archived in case you missed it!

AND listen at the top of the show our EXCLUSIVE for listen to the Elgin Charles theme song, featuring Chris Brown’s  artist Joelle James, the Skeem Team and produced by Octavia March!

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Eric Williams

In Acting, Musings Of A Muse Episodes, Television on May 14, 2011 at 9:36 AM

Fast Fact:  Eric Williams has limited vision in one of his eyes!

Eric Williams of NBA and VH1’s Basketball Wives fame  is the star of a BET web series entitled “Generation Next” which explores the father/son relationship and the role mentoring plays in the development of young males.  The series features his son, Eric, Jr. whose mother passed away leaving Eric to play both roles.  In addition, Eric discusses how his mentor, Ernest Ruffin, Jr. (also Executive Producer of the web series) affected his career.

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Melinda Doolittle

In Authors on May 14, 2011 at 9:05 AM

Fast Fact:  Melinda was tone deaf until God answered her prayer!

Melinda Doolittle talks about life after Idol and her book “Beyond Me’ complete with answers to questions submitted by show listeners! Hear how a prayer from God changed her life and catapulted her on stage for all the world to see. Find out why she embraces the motto “Dream Big, Pray Hard, Be Prepared!” And learn what she hopes to accomplish before she turns 40! Congrats to Desiree Swain, the winner of an autographed copy of Melinda’s Book!

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