Fantasia Talks About Health and High School

Season 3 winner, Fantasia Barrino, currently on the road reprising her starring Broadway role as Celie in the musical The Color Purple, tells CNN about the health scare that caused her to miss 50 plus Broadway performances, and her decision to go back to school and get her diploma.

There’s no discussion of the VH1 reality show that reportedly will chronicle her journey, however…

Oh, if you get the opportunity to see Fantasia play Celie? Do. Not. Miss. It. She’s fabulous.

Video after the JUMP…

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