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Singer Michelle Williams to host gospel reality show

April 9th, 2014 9:30pm EDT
Michelle Williams
R&B star Michelle Williams is adding presenter to her resume by signing up to front a new reality TV show Fix My Choir.

The former Destiny's Child singer will join forces with gospel artists Deitrick Haddon and Tye Tribbett to locate struggling choirs across the U.S. and help them find harmony.

The series will air on America's Oxygen network later this year (14).

Williams is no stranger to reality TV - she previously appeared in her own show, My Sister's Keeper, and she also competed on Britain's Strictly Come Dancing in 2010.
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Kelly Rowland tries new bob look after at-home hair disaster

April 2nd, 2014 3:10am EDT
Kelly Rowland
Former Destiny'S Child star Kelly Rowland has chopped down her luscious long locks after suffering a hair nightmare at home.

The singer has been sporting a new bob of late, and now she has revealed the story behind the haircut.

She tells People.com, "I wanted to experiment and colour my own hair. That was one of the biggest mistakes of my life. I thought it was semi-permanent colour. It was permanent colour!

"I was packing up to leave for a red eye flight, and I thought that I’d have enough time to rinse it out 'cause I’ve kept semi-permanent colour on long before.

"I ended up keeping i...
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Solange Knowles' parents discouraged her from pursuing music career

March 21st, 2014 4:10am EDT
Solange Knowles
Solange Knowles parents' attempted to stop her from following in the footsteps of elder sister Beyonce overs fears she would miss out on a normal teenage life.

The 27 year old first got a taste of performing on stage in 1998 when she filled in as a back-up dancer for her sister's group Destiny's Child, and Solange was eager to make become a music superstar like her sibling.

However, her parents, Tina and Mathew Knowles, who had been helping with Beyonce's career since she was eight years old, were well aware of how taxing the work would be on a child.

In an interview with U.S. magazine H...
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Jourdan Dunn awestruck by Beyoncé

March 7th, 2014 10:20am EST
Jourdan Dunn
Jourdan Dunn is in complete awe of Beyoncé.
The model of the moment has been a fan of the R&B superstar ever since she was nine years old and embarrassed herself when she first met her idol at the Met Ball in New York City last May by asking if she could "hold" her.
She told Miss VOGUE magazine: "I used to pretend I was the fifth member of Destiny's Child. She saw us, smiled and began walking over. We both turned to see if Jay Z or someone was nearby. She said, 'Hi,' and told us that she thought we were beautiful. I think I said, 'Can I just hold you?' "
Jourdan achieved her life's dream ...
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Michelle Williams embarrassed listening to 'Beyoncé'

January 26th, 2014 12:20pm EST
Michelle Williams
Beyoncé's former band mate was embarrassed listening to her new album.
Former Destiny's Child star Michelle Williams thinks the 'Drunk in Love' hitmaker should have kept intimate details about her love life with husband Jay Z "private" but insists she loves her friend's self-titled record.
The 33-year-old gospel singer told UsMagazine.com: "I love her new album. I think it's amazing!"
But she added: "I was telling someone on the way here how I was laughing. I don't know if it's laughter of shyness or embarrassment because the makeup artist and everyone was listening to her say these things...
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Beyoncé's mother enjoys star-studded birthday

January 12th, 2014 3:20pm EST
Beyonce
Jennifer Hudson, Kris Jenner and Kelly Rowland were among the guests at Tina Knowles' star-studded 60th birthday bash on Saturday night (01.11.14).
Beyoncé and her younger sister Solange Knowles, 27, threw their mother a private masquerade ball at Muriel's Jackson Square in New Orleans, Louisiana.
The 32-year-old 'XO' hitmaker and rapper husband Jay Z snuck in the side door of the upscale eatery, while a marching band led Solange and Tina into the event after they arrived in elaborate horse-drawn carriages, according to gossip website TMZ.com.
Former Destiny's Child star Kelly showed off he...
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Beyonce and Kelly Rowland surprise patrons at karaoke bar

January 9th, 2014 3:20am EST
Kelly Rowland
Beyonce and Kelly Rowland shocked a group of girls at a karaoke bar when they dropped in on their party on Tuesday (07Jan14).

The best friends and former Destiny's Child members visited the Sing Sing karaoke bar in Miami, Florida along with Beyonce's husband Jay Z, their former bandmate Michelle Williams and Timbaland, and were ushered in to a VIP room, but Beyonce and Rowland couldn't resist taking a tour of the place.

Owner Kellie Pilicer tells Miami's New Times, "Beyonce follows the sounds, she just walks right in, and there are two girls sitting and one of their friends had fallen asl...
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Beyoncé wants to enjoy life

December 18th, 2013 3:20pm EST
Beyonce
Beyoncé is determined to enjoy her life more.
The 'Pretty Hurts' hitmaker feels like she wasted a lot of youth working too hard and she is much happier spending time with her rapper husband, Jay Z, and their 23-month-old daughter, Blue Ivy.
In the second installment of her 'mini-art feature' video series, titled 'Self-titled Part 2: Imperfection,' that gives a glimpse into the making of her new album, 'Beyoncé,' the 32-year-old star said: "I have a lot of awards and I have a lot of these things that are amazing and I worked my ass off, I worked harder than probably everybody I know to get t...
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Kelly Rowland confirms engagement

December 17th, 2013 3:10am EST
Kelly Rowland
R&B star Kelly Rowland has confirmed her engagement to boyfriend Tim Witherspoon.

The former Destiny's Child singer sparked speculation she was set to marry her longtime manager last month (Nov13), when she showed off a diamond ring on her wedding finger during an online video.

And in an interview with Queen Latifah on her talk show, due to air in the U.S. on Wednesday (18Dec13), Rowland exclaimed, "He put a ring on it!", before holding up her hand for the audience to see.

The 32-year-old admitted that she had worked hard to keep her romance out of the spotlight from the beginning, addin...
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Kelly Rowland so 'happy' with engagement

November 26th, 2013 4:20am EST
Kelly Rowland
Kelly Rowland is "very happy" after getting engaged.
The 'X Factor' judge sparked speculation she was set to tie the knot with boyfriend and manager Tim Witherspoon earlier this month after she was pictured flashing a ring on her wedding finger during an Instagram video message, and friends have now confirmed the happy news but say the 32-year-old beauty still isn't ready to make a public announcement.
A source told Us Weekly magazine: "She has been showing [the ring] off to friends and family and is very happy.
"She wants to ... enjoy [it] and celebrate for a bit longer."
It was also recen...
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Kelly Rowland to Simon Cowell: Don't name baby Simon

November 8th, 2013 4:20am EST
Kelly Rowland
Kelly Rowland doesn't think Simon Cowell should name his baby Simon.
The 54-year-old music mogul recently hinted he may name his baby with girlfriend Lauren Silverman after himself, but his 'X Factor' co-star believes Simon should allow the tot to develop his or her own identity.
She said: "I don't know what the sex of the baby is, but whatever it is, just let the baby be. Don't let her name be Simone, or if it's a boy, Simon. Can you just give them their own identity?"
The former Destiny's Child singer - who sits on 'The X Factor' judging panel with Simon, Demi Lovato and Paulina Rubio - a...
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Kelly Rowland: 'I Waited 10 Years For Boob Job'

September 24th, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Kelly Rowland
Former Destiny's Child star Kelly Rowland waited a decade before she had her boobs enhanced because her mother and pal Beyonce's mom urged her to wait before going under the knife when she told them of her plans when she was just 18.

The Survivor singer loves her new breasts but admits she took her time to make sure they were what she wanted.

She tells Shape magazine, "I wanted to get breast implants when I was 18, but my mom and Beyonce's mom told me to really think about it first. I took their advice and waited 10 years .

"Once I felt ready, I tried on padded bras and walked around in ...
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Beyonce's ex: 'I know she'll always love me'

September 10th, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Beyonce
Beyonce's former boyfriend is convinced the R&B superstar still loves him even though he cheated on her.

Lyndall Locke broke up with the singer when her career started taking off with Destiny's Child - and then told her he had been unfaithful.

He says, "The bigger star she became, the more I didn't think I was good enough. One night, when she was out of town, I went to a bar with friends and ended up sleeping with another woman. Over the course of a few years I cheated on her about five times, but I never told her until after we broke up.

"Who cheats on a woman as beautiful as Beyonce? W...
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Michelle Williams ends feud with Keyshia Cole

September 9th, 2013 3:10am EDT
Michelle Williams
Michelle Williams and Keyshia Cole have resolved their differences after the outspoken singer slammed the former Destiny'S Child star's performance at the Super Bowl in February (13).

Williams asked Cole to have a one-on-one conversation after she blamed her for ruining her ex-bandmate Beyonce's half-time show at the big game in New Orleans, Louisiana, insisting, "Michelle sung and woke my a** up from my daze! She always f**kN (sic) the groove up".

Williams refused to start up a rivalry, telling Pennsylvania's 107.9 Philly's Morning Show, "I don't even do Twitter beef (fighting). Can't wa...
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Kelly Rowland feared for her life during ocean ordeal

August 5th, 2013 3:10am EDT
Kelly Rowland
Singer Kelly Rowland feared for her life when she became stranded out to sea with a group of friends last month (Jul13) after the group lost its way while whale watching off the coast of Massachusetts.

The Destiny's Child star embarked on a private boat trip with four pals from Provincetown, but lost sight of the vessel they were following and were adrift for more than 10 hours before they were rescued.

Rowland managed to contact friends onshore who alerted the Coast Guard and the boat was eventually towed back to safety.

She tells People.com, "(There was) no more shore, no more land, w...
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Kelly Rowland Lost At Sea, Rescued Off Coast Of Cape Cod

July 22nd, 2013 11:45am EDT
Kelly Rowland
Kelly Rowland had to be rescued off the coast of Provincetown, Massachusetts on Friday after she and four friends rented a boat to take in some whale watching.

The former Destiny's Child singer and her pals ended up lost at sea because of heavy fog and strong winds and were forced to call in the U.S. Coast Guard to rescue them.

Rowland's group became "disoriented in the five-to-six-foot waves and fog that had rolled in," a TowBoatUS employee told E! News; adding that the USCG "was able to triangulate their position" and send help.

The group's boat then broke down on the return trip to Pr...
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Kelly Rowland Breaks Down In Tears Performing New Song About Beyonce

May 29th, 2013 6:36pm EDT
Kelly Rowland
Former Destiny's Child singer Kelly Rowland broke down in tears Monday night during a performance of her latest single, "Dirty Laundry," which chronicles her struggle to cope with pal Beyonce's super-stardom after the R&B trio split.

Kelly needed to pause briefly to compose herself during the song, which also reveals that she was in an abusive relationship and battling personal problems while her pal was conquering the world.

"Went our separate ways but I was happy she was killin' it. Bittersweet, she was up, I was down. No lie, I feel good for her but what do I do now?" Kelly sings in th...
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Kelly Rowland halts show during emotional new song

May 27th, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Kelly Rowland
Singer Kelly Rowland broke down in tears during a concert in Washington D.C. on Sunday (26May13) as she performed a song about a past abusive relationship.

The former Destiny's Child star was belting out her controversial new track Dirty Laundry, which also chronicles the singer's feelings of jealousy towards pal Beyonce as her solo career took off while she was battling personal problems at home, when she had to take a moment to regain her composure.

Fans chanted Rowland's name in support, and she resumed her performance after a short break.

After she finished the song, the 32 year old ...
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Kelly Rowland opens up about Beyonce jealousy and past abuse in new song

May 15th, 2013 9:19pm EDT
Kelly Rowland
Singer Kelly Rowland has aired her true feelings about pal and former Destiny'S Child bandmate Beyonce and a past abusive relationship in a revealing track on her new album.

In the lyrics of Dirty Laundry, Rowland admits she was jealous of Beyonce as her solo career took off while she was battling personal problems at home with an unnamed slap-happy lover.

The former Destiny's Child star sings, "When my sister was on stage killin' it like a motherf**ker/I was enraged, feelin' it like a mother f**ker/Bird in a cage/You would never know what I was dealin' with/Went our separate ways but I w...
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Kelly Rowland Reveals Abuse, Jealousy In New Single 'Dirty Laundry'

May 15th, 2013 7:02pm EDT
Kelly Rowland
Former Destiny's Child singer Kelly Rowland has gotten personal on her latest single, "Dirty Laundry."

The second song off her upcoming album "Talk A Good Game," reveals a little bitterness that former bandmate Beyonce's career took off and hers didn't.

Rowland professes her jealousy in the new single, saying she was happy for Beyonce, but questioned her own career and went through "some bulls**t" while her friend was becoming a superstar.

"When my sister was on stage killin' it like a motherf***er / I was enraged, feelin' it like a motherf***er... You would never know what I was dealin'...
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Kelly Rowland goes topless for album cover

May 9th, 2013 4:14pm EDT
Kelly Rowland
Former Destiny'S Child star Kelly Rowland has stripped down to show off her perfect form on the cover of her new album Talk A Good Game.

The singer has given fans a sneak peak of the cover art by posting a shot on her website, writing, "It's my pleasure to unveil the album cover of new album Talk A Good Game. Coming to a speaker near you on June 18th! Are you ready?!"

In the titillating shot, Rowland wears a sheer black top with no bra. Her long hair covers her breasts.
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Beyonce And Destiny's Child Rock Super Bowl Halftime Show

February 3rd, 2013 11:06pm EST
Beyonce
Beyonce brought her superstar status to New Orleans, Louisiana on Sunday as she took over the Super Bowl for a spectacular half-time show featuring a special Destiny's Child reunion. 

The pop icon opened the big show at the Superdome with Love On Top and was joined by a large troupe of dancers for renditions of her smash hits Crazy In Love, End of Time and Baby Boy, which included a visually stunning dance routine. 

Her former Destiny's Child pals Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams then jumped out from beneath the stage to play their first live set in five years. 

The girls, all dress...
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Beyonce Kicks Off Super Bowl Halftime Show Press Conference By Singing The National Anthem

February 1st, 2013 10:10am EST
Beyonce
Alicia Keys may be singing the National Anthem at Super Bowl XLVII, but Beyonce felt the urge to belt it out one more time on Thursday to prove to her critics that she can handle singing it live.

Last week the former Destiny's Child singer came under fire for appearing to lip-sync the Star Spangled Banner prior to the Presidential Inauguration in Washington D.C.; causing controversy after members of the U.S. Marines Band, who accompanied the singer, implied that she mimed the words to a pre-recorded backing track.

But during a press conference in New Orleans, Louis. promoting the Super Bo...
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Beyonce And Destiny's Child Super Bowl Halftime Set List Leaked

January 25th, 2013 5:07pm EST
Destiny's Child
The list of songs Beyonce and the reunited Destiny's Child will perform has been leaked, according to Us Weekly. So what songs will they sing?

The mag reports that Beyonce, Kelly Rowland, and Michelle Williams will be performing "Bills, Bills, Bills," "Survivor," and their new song "Nuclear." Currently it's unknown if the group will be up there the entire time, or if Beyonce will perform some of her solo songs prior to the reunion.

Of course, Beyonce's appearance will draw plenty of criticism after her alleged lip-synching of the National Anthem during President Obama's second inauguratio...
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Singer Michelle Williams Opens Up About Struggle With Depression

January 20th, 2013 4:10pm EST
Tenitra Michelle Williams
Destiny's Child star Michelle Williams has opened up about her battle with depression in a bid to encourage other sufferers to seek help.
 
The Say My Name hitmaker, who first struggled with life lows as a teenager, has been dealing with a moderate form of depression over the past few years, but Williams admits her dark clouds have recently lifted thanks to therapy, exercise and positive thinking.
 
She tells the Associated Press, "I've dealt with depression. I had to choose to get out of bed and do whatever I needed to do to be happy."
 
And the God-fearing singer is now keen to offer u...
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Destiny's Child To Reunite During Super Bowl Halftime Show & Perform New Single, 'Nuclear' (Listen)

January 13th, 2013 3:50pm EST
Destiny's Child
Beyonce's going to have some familiar company on stage with her at this year's Super Bowl halftime show. The singer recently reunited with former Destiny's Child bandmates Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams to record their first new single together in eight years; and now multiple sources are confirming that the trio will hit the stage together at Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans, according to Us Weekly.

Beyonce announced new single "Nuclear" via her website this week, and the track will be included on their upcoming compilation "Love Songs", which spans their career and features their mos...
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Listen To Destiny's Child's Brand New Song 'Nuclear'

January 12th, 2013 1:30pm EST
Destiny's Child
Destiny's Child new album "Love Songs" is a career-spanning collection of the most romantic recordings from the best-selling all girl group. It won't be released until Tuesday, Jan. 29, but you can listen to the new song "Nuclear" now!

The album will contain mainly romantic songs recorded between 1997 and 2004. On Thursday, Beyonce posted on Facebook: "I am so proud to announce the first original Destiny's Child music in eight years!"

"Nuclear" is the first new Destiny's Child recording since 2004. It's produced by Pharrell Williams (who cowrote the track with Michelle Williams, James Fau...
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Kelly Rowland: 'There Will Be No Destiny's Child Reunion'

August 5th, 2012 8:56am EDT
Kelly Rowland
R&B star Kelly Rowland has dashed fans' hopes for a Destiny's Child reunion in the near future, insisting the girls are "just enjoying each other's friendship."

Rowland parted ways professionally with her bandmates Beyonce and Michelle Williams in 2005 and the singers have since been working on their solo careers, while the Crazy in Love hit-maker became a mom earlier this year.

Beyonce's dad and former manager, Mathew Knowles, recently revealed plans to release a treasure trove of previously-unheard songs by the Grammy-winning trio and voiced his hopes of a reunion "in the next five ye...
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Beyonce's Father Planning New Destiny's Child Albums, Hopes For Reunion Tour

July 9th, 2012 6:34pm EDT
Destiny's Child
Destiny's Child are set to hit the charts again thanks to unreleased new material Beyonce's father has locked away.

Mathew Knowles, who formerly managed the careers of the Destiny's Child girls, has confirmed there is a treasure trove of material his daughter and her bandmates recorded but never released, and he plans to include the cuts on two new albums later this year.

And he hopes the releases will prompt Beyonce, Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams to reunite for a world tour.

He says, "I hope in the next five years that there is a reunion tour."
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Katy Perry & Nicole Scherzinger Considered For U.K. 'X Factor'

April 30th, 2012 10:50am EDT
Katy Perry
When Kelly Rowland exits the U.K. version of "The X Factor," there will be an empty seat to fill. Possible replacements include Katy Perry and Nicole Scherzinger, according to longtime star Louis Walsh.

He told the Irish Herald newspaper, "I've worked with Nicole and Katy before and I would love to work with them again, they were fantastic."

There are five celebrities being considered to fill former Destiny Child star Rowland's seat. Current "X Factor" Australia judge and former Spice Girls star Melanie Brown, Anastacia and ex-judge Sharon Osbourne are also in the running.

Walsh added, "...
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