Headlines: Koryn Hawthorne Celebrates Gold, Gabrielle Union Speaks Out

Koryn Hawthorne Celebrates a Gold Single

The Voice alum, Koryn Hawthorne, celebrates her first single “Won’t He Do It” going gold.

How ‘Cats’ star Jennifer Hudson’s life was shaped by music

Blake Shelton on his relationship with Gwen Stefani: ‘God had a hand in it’ – Blake Shelton recently opened up about the start of his relationship with Gwen Stefani and how he believes God played a part in bringing them together. The music superstars, who are both divorced, have reportedly been dating since 2015 and often speak about their strong partnership. “Both of us know that the timing, and the way she and I met and came together, it just felt like home, that’s not an accident,” Shelton said in a recent interview with “ET.” – Read more at Good Morning America

Julianne And Derek Hough Put On Fashion Shows For Their Family Every Christmas – Julianne and Derek Hough tell Kelly how they spend Christmas day putting on mock fashion shows with their three sisters, whom Derek playfully refers to as a “beautiful hurricane” because of how loud they all are.

Gabrielle Union: ‘Don’t Be the Happy Negro That Does the Bidding of the Status Quo’ – Speaking on a female empowerment and inclusivity panel at the launch of her holiday collection with New York & Company, Gabrielle Union alluded to her firing from “America’s Got Talent.” While she did not specifically call out the NBC series, Union’s comments marked the first time since her departure from the show that she addressed workplace inequalities in a public forum. Giving advice on being a leader in the workplace, Union said, “Don’t be the happy negro that does the bidding of the status quo because you’re afraid. Don’t allow them to call you angry when someone else is called passionate. It’s terrifying. There’s a solid chance you’ll lose your job … I speak from experience,” she quipped, though never mentioning “America’s Got Talent.” “Do your best because corporations want global dollars,” Union continued. “Do your best to try to hold the door open and hold people responsible. Yeah, I’m asking you to do the impossible … I’m fully aware that job loss is on the table … but if you’re not doing it, nobody is.” – Read more at Variety

Gabrielle Union Wants to ‘Chat’ With Orlando Jones After His Alleged Firing by ‘AGT’ Production Company – Gabrielle Union wants to “chat” with Orlando Jones following his alleged firing from American Gods. The 51-year-old actor took to social media on Saturday to claim he was fired from the Starz series on Sept. 10, because his character, Mr. Nancy, sends “the wrong message for black America.” – Read more on ETOnline

Behind The Lives (Presented by Xfinity) – The Voice 2019 – Go behind the scenes of The Voice and see how the Coaches, Artists and crew prep for the Season 17 Live Performances! Brought to you by Xfinity.

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