Vonzell “Baby V” Solomon was the second runner-up in the fourth season of the FOX Television series, “American Idol.” From the small town of Fort Meyer, Fla., Vonzell has been doing so much since “American Idol.” She is currently on tour with “Burn the Floor,” a musical traveling across the country, and she has an album coming out this summer.
Every day we make decisions. Should I hit the snooze or get ready? Should go to the gym today? What am I going to eat for dinner? Most of the decisions we make don’t have that much of an impact in our lives, but every once in a while a decision will come that will affect our lives to the highest extent. For Ashley Everett, this decision was the choice between attending Julliard or touring with Beyonce.
Patrice D. Howard is a writer, professor, and mentor in her local community, and with her debut novel What Happens in My House, she is tackling the taboo subjects that plague families everywhere.
Like most people, photographer Michael Schmelling set out with a plan, an idea for a book that he wanted to publish. Using Outkast’s record, “Aquemini” as inspiration, Schmelling’s initial intent was to publish a photo book that would somehow mirror or pay homage to Big Boi and Andre 3000’s hard work that came in the form of their 1998 hit.
Sometimes it seems hard to believe that all entertainers weren’t born with a silver spoon in their mouths. For some of them, this notion may be true, but for every one of them, there’s at least another who has a rags-to-riches story. While some famous people have been rolling in expensive cars and dressing in extravagant clothing for most of their lives, there are those who didn’t get their first car or buy their first piece of designer clothing until they achieved a certain level of success.