Fantasia is returning to Broadway in a new musical, ‘After Midnight.’  This is going to be a must see as the R&B diva will play Billie Holiday.

Fantasia stars as Billy Holiday in new Broadway Musical 'After Midnight'
Fantasia Barrino attends Lee Daniels' 'The Butler' New York Premiere at Ziegfeld Theater on August 5, 2013 in New York City.

Fanny will be in a new the production, based on jazz legend Duke Ellington’s time performing at Harlem’s famed Cotton Club.

Wynton Marsalis,co-created 'After Midnight' and hand-picked Fantasia for the part. gWord has it he's also going to mentor her through the whole process.  Here's the two together talking about the upcoming production.

The last time Fantasia was on Broadway, she played Celie in Oprah Winfrey’s production of ‘The Color Purple,’ and she blew it out of the water.  So this musical is highly anticipated to sell out everywhere it goes.  Speaking of which, listen to Tha Wire below and find out when and where the premiere will be.


In other news Eminem is not only back with a new album, but giving gamers a special reward.  Slim Shady has teamed up with GameStop to give ‘Call of Duty’ gamers a special edition of his new LP, ‘The Marshall Mathers LP 2.

So you'll know the 'Call of Duty' will be released Nov. 5th and customers who purchase it at GameStop the day of it's release, will receive a code that allows them to download a special edition of Ememin's new album.

By the way Eminem's new single 'Survival' will not only be featured in the game, but also included in the special edition LP fan's are going to get a chance to win.   In a recent interview about his new partnership Eminem, “The energy and intensity of ‘Survival’ really matches ‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’, I’m excited to continue to be a part of the franchise.”

Listen to Tha Wire below and find out when Eminem's going to drop the original version of 'The Marshall Mathers LP 2.'

Nicki Minaj will premeire her new clothing line for KMart in October.
Nicki Minaj showcases her new clothing line at KMart-youtube

Finally, Nicki Minaj Barbz everywhere will be happy to know her new clothing line is coming to KMart real soon!  Minaj debuted her line on her official website and the pieces are very similar to what she rocks on the daily.

The collection boasts colorful form-fitting catsuits and mini-dresses with leopard print, velour suits, bodycon dresses and more.  Best of all the line is going to be affordable as well.

Meanwhile, the jazzy new collection boasts colorful form-fitting catsuits and mini-dresses with leopard print, velour suits, bodycon dresses and more.  Best of all, they’re going to be affordable as well.

The Young Money queen worked diligently over the summer to make sure that everything is of quality and said, “I definitely didn’t want people to think, ‘She’s just going to have crazy stuff on her line,’ because then that would push them away.  I want them to know… I’m doing this for women in general to feel beautiful and sexy.”

Listen to Tha Wire now to find out when the new Nicki Minaj clothing line will be available.  Press play now.

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