Kelly Rowland was joined by Gayle King, Star Jones and Sylvia Rhone at the listening party for her upcoming third eponymously-titled album at Hudson Hall in New York City on Wednesday night (June 16). ‘Kelly Rowland’ is out September 14th on Universal Motown. The former Destiny’s Child star released the CD’s first single ‘Commander’ last month, while late this month we’ll see ‘Grown Woman’ get added to urban radio and ‘Rose Colored Glasses’ going to pop radio. Check out more pictures from the party below the cut. (more…)
Kelly Rowland checked in with fans on her official web site on Sunday (March 28), discussing her gig at Mansion in Miami Beach and being part of the Jam Fest Tour. The Former Destiny’s Child star writes:
I had such an amazing time last night. The energy at F**k me I’m Famous in Mansion was insane!!! It was Cathy’s birthday and we had a great time. Her Cake was taller than me!!! Kelis and Estelle were there and performed their new singles, which I love! I was nervous and anxious, like i mentioned in the Ustream, but when I hit the stage I felt the inner Commander come to life!
The rest of the post and pictures from the night at Mansion at kellyrowland.com have since been removed.
Kelly Rowland checked in with fans on her YouTube channel earlier today, thanking them for their birthday wishes. The former Destiny’s Child star turned 29 today. “I love you guys so much, I appreciate you guys so much for thinking of me, and trust me, I’m working really really hard in the studio to get you a fantastic record,” Kelly says in the video. “I must say I’m so very proud of it thus far. It’s come together beautifully, and I have a special gift on their for all of you guys as well… that’s all I’ll say.”
The update has since been removed from YouTube.
Several artists have reacted to the shocking death of Brittany Murphy this weekend, who reportedly went into cardiac arrest this morning and could not be revived. Among the Twitter postings:
Christina Milian (@CMilianOfficial): Wait Britney Murphy passed?? That saddens me and I am in such disbelief. My heart and prayers go outcto her Mom and family. She could light Up a room with her personality and smile…:( may she rest in peace..
Michelle Williams (@RealMichelleW): RIP BRITTANY MURPHY!!!! What a jewel we’ve lost!
Keri Hilson (@MissKeriBaby): R.I.P. Brittany Murphy
The-Dream: I’m so saddened about Brittany Murphy may god take her into his arms we shall see you off to start your new life beyond this world. Miss U
Kelly Rowland (@KellyRowland): OMG!!!!! I just received word that Brittany Murphy passed. Is it true? I’m looking it up… Awwwww how heart-breaking!!!!! She was a sweetheart, I remember meeting her at SNL. She was an angel! ALWAYS smiling! My prayers go out to her family!!!
Brandy (@4everBrandy): NO!!!!!! What happened to [Brittany] Murphy?? OMG!!!!!! I feel terrible about [Brittany] Murphy:( I really love her work… Whats up with 2009 man? R.I.P. -My prayers go out to her family.
Kelly Rowland took to her Twitter (@KellyRowland) on Wednesday night (September 30) after technical difficulties were experienced during her performance of ‘When Love Takes Over’ with David Guetta. The former Destiny’s Child star writes:
OK. So, I’m at the MoBo’s and getting ready to have a GREAT show with David and the MoBo’s F’d my sound up!!!!! PISSED!!!!!
HONESTLY, that just makes me work harder! But, what I will say is the MoBo’s owe me an apology!!!! I was LIVID after the show!
I wanted you guys to be the 1st to hear it from me! Rehearsals. Were fine. Soundcheck. Was fine. Performance, wad a struggle at 1st
But, I got through it!!!!!!!! So—–It happens! The next show will be Better!——–TRUST!!!!!!!!!
R&B acts on television this week include:
Keke Palmer visits ‘106 & Park’ (BET) on Monday and ‘It’s On with Alexa Chung’ (MTV) on Tuesday.
Amerie co-hosts ‘106 & Park’ (BET) on Tuesday.
Letoya Luckett co-hosts ‘106 & Park’ (BET) on Wednesday.
Kelly Rowland visits ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson’ (CBS) on Wednesday.
Ginuwine performs with Missy Elliott on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ (CBS) on Thursday.
Kelly Rowland sported a purple Dolce Gabbana dress while co-hosting Bravo’s ‘The Fashion Show’ finale. The former Destiny’s Child star spoke with ‘Access Hollywood about the project. “It’s like watching your kid in their first stage play. You’re like, ‘Alright honey, give us your best show.” Watch the brief clip below.
Watch a report at accesshollywood.com below.
Former Destiny’s Child member Kelly Rowland was photographed leaving the Mayfair Hotel after having drinks on Thursday night (June 18) in London, England.
The image provided by Bauer Griffin has since been removed.
Kelly Rowland and David Guetta revealed how Ne-Yo left them in shock with his speedy work in the studio in an interview with ITN. “He wrote the song in eight minutes,” the former Destiny’s Child star said, referring to their new single ‘When Love Takes Over’. “That’s the fastest I’ve ever seen a song written.” Watch the comments via YouTube below.
David Guetta is out with the video to his new single ‘When Love Takes Over’, featuring vocals from Kelly Rowland, off the French DJ’s fourth studio album ‘One Love’, out now on Virgin Records. Watch the Jonas Åkerlund directed video below.