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Queen Latifah News Archive
Not Even Sam Smith Can Help Marlon Wayans Hypnotize Queen Latifah! See Who Won Their Sexy Lip Sync Battle HERE!
Queen Latifah took on Marlon Wayans on Thursday night's Lip Sync Battle, and it was truly a battle of the
First Marlon was all in Latifah's personal space — and host LL Cool J — with his very touchy version of Pharrell's Happy. Then the Queen responded with a rendition of My Lovin' (You're Never Gonna Get It) by En Vogue!
Later, Marlon tried a much smoother tactic with his version of Sam Smith's Stay With Me!
But Queen Latifah kept the old school flow by impersonating LL with his Rock The Bells! Even Marlon had to bow down to the Queen's skills!
See every performance and decide who YOU think won (below)!
Marlon Wayans Makes Queen Latifah Very UN-Happy With His Pharrell Performance! Watch The Up-Close-And-Personal Lip Sync Battle Preview HERE!
No offence to Marlon Wayans, but when we heard he was taking on Queen Latifah on Lip Sync Battle, we figured he was dead in the water.
We mean, she has a rich music background, and he made Scary Movie!
But Lip Sync isn't about singing but about the bigger performance, and really making the space your own!
Of course, Queen Latifah probably didn't think he'd use her personal space for his performance of Happy!
See Marlon blur some lines while impersonating Pharrell (below)!
Queen Latifah Gives Lip Sync Battle Host LL Cool J A Taste Of His Own Medicine By Performing HIS SONG! Watch HERE!
The singer/actress/talk show host returned to her rap roots for her performance by taking on LL's classic Rock The Bells!
The Queen even donned LL's classic track suit for the complete package — though she opted for a slick Fedora over the signature Kangol.
But does she hit all the notes on the money??
See the ultimate homage (below)!
Nicki Minaj Makes The Cut To Join The Star-Studded Cast Of Barbershop 3! See Who Else Is Returning HERE!
Nicki Minaj is expanding her acting resume!
It's been reported that the Anaconda singer will be joining the cast of the upcoming film Barbershop 3 as the sassy character Draya, a new member of the barbershop crew!
This isn't the rapper's first stint in a big Hollywood movie. The 32-year-old starred in 2014's The Other Woman as Lydia, the assistant to Cameron Diaz's character.
She also lent her voice to 2012's Ice Age: Continental Drift!
The third installment of the Barbershop franchise will star Ice Cube and Anthony Anderson, reprising their roles from the first two films. The rest of the cast includes Eve, Regina Hall, Queen Latifah and Common!
Are U excited for Nicki to join this all-star cast?
Queen Latifah Makes Out With Omar From The Wire And Sings The Blues In This Teaser For HBO's Bessie!
Things have been looking up for Queen Latifah since her talk show was cancelled last year. The 45-year-old actor is starring in a musical biopic for HBO!
Queen plays iconic blues singer Bessie Smith in Bessie. And if the teaser is any indication, sh*t gets cray! Bessie is throwing vases, SANGIN her heart out on stage, and making out in the back seat of a car with Michael K. Williams — aka Omar from The Wire!
Get it, Bessie!
Watch the video (above) to see the teaser for this provocative blues biopic, airing May 16 on HBO!
Of course they were!
In Prince-like fashion, it started after midnight, with the music icon's band 3RDEYEGIRL taking the stage with him.
And there were plenty of celebs in attendance, like Beyoncé and Jay Z, and the couple even hopped on stage to dance! They weren't alone though! Queen Latifah, Chris Rock, Rosario Dawson, Questlove, Carmelo Anthony, and even MJ himself all joined in to groove on stage!
Simply fantastic! And for those interested, here's the setlist