The Real Gets Spooktacular with Ne-Yo

The ladies of "The Real" are full of Halloween spirit as they host a spooktacular costume party dressed in some unforgettable costumes. They bring their childhood fantasies to life and dress up as what they wanted to be growing up. 

Tamar channels her inner ballerina, Loni serves as the Queen of Compton, Adrienne kicks butt as a proud NYPD officer, Jeannie is full of fantasy as Twilight Sparkle and Tamera is out of this world as an Astronaut.  Also, Grammy-winning singer/songwriter NE-YO joins the festivities as he drops by "The Real" to talk about his upcoming album, "Non-Fiction." Dressed as 'Quick' from Eddie Murphy's film "Harlem Nights," NE-YO reveals that his new album is filled with truths from his past relationship with Monyetta Shaw.

2015 HONDA BATTLE OF THE BANDS ANNOUNCED

Get ready for the high stepping and show struttin' of the 2015 Honda Battle of the Bands! The annual band showcase is set to once again show up to show out in its return to Atlanta's Georgia Dome on January 24, 2015.

Each year, eight of the most prestigious marching bands from America''s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) will take the Georgia Dome by storm with their incredible musical talent and electrifying showmanship.

This years bands include: Bethune-Cookman University, Howard University, Southern University, Alabama State, Jackson State, North Carolina A&T, Talladega College and Tennessee State. This year''s theme, "March On," serves as a reminder to students and fans that life on and off the field is a journey, and no matter the challenge, the dream or what may lie ahead, learning never stops as long as you commit to "March On." But the show is just part of the attraction.

The 2015 Invitational Showcase will feature the first-ever Honda Battle of the Bands Power of Dreams Award. Each participating team will have the opportunity to nominate an outstanding member of their community who is working to help students achieve their dreams. Honda will then select a winner who will be recognized in Atlanta at the 2015 Honda Battle of the Bands Invitational Showcase.

"Honda is deeply committed to supporting the dreams of HBCU students by investing in their education and showcasing exceptional student musicians," said Stephan Morikawa, Assistant Vice President, Corporate Community Relations, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. "As we continue to prepare our participating band members to March On, both on the field and in life, we look forward to a thrilling and uplifting event in Atlanta."

To get your tickets, go to HondaBattleofthebands.com or click here. For updates, follow the Honda Battle of the Bands and join the social media conversation using #HBOB.

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COMING SOON: AALIYAH




Meet Tricia Campblell - Premiere Plus Sized Super Model

Tricia Campbell is an accomplished Plus Size Supermodel, Curvy Fashion Expert, Motivator and Mentor who is gaining recognition as a symbol of confidence and a voice of encouragement to women of all sizes and walks of life.

Tricia has donned the pages of magazines like Essence, Glamour, Vanity Fair and Vibe to name a few. She also works regularly for fashion brands Bloomingdales, Macy’s, Hanes and Jessica Simpson. In addition to strutting runways, Tricia serves as an inspiration to many noted photographers and especially enjoys her regular photo sessions with internationally acclaimed celebrity photographer, Ruven Afanador.

As revealed in the November 2013 issue of O MagazineTricia works with Oprah Winfrey and her glam squad which is headed by world renowned Adam Glassman. Tricia continues to work regularly as a principal stand-in for Oprah Winfrey.

Be sure to connect with Tricia Campbell as she goes through new and exciting doors destined to take her brand to amazing heights.




Let's Make a Deal is giving away FREE tickets and you can be a contestant... and you'll be on T.V.!

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The show is giving away over $80,000 a day in prizes and it could be yours...

It's fun. It's crazy. It's the best chance to win out of ANY game show. You have better odds than you do in Vegas and it'sFREE. Let's Make a Deal is a party and a game show all at once... and it could change your life. T
ake advantage of living in Southern California and get free tickets to the show!

We're currently giving away free priority tickets for dates in October and November. To see the show schedule and to print free tickets, please CLICK HERE and click on a date that says PRIORITY TICKET. Your admission is guaranteed.

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Prayers Go Up! J Moss Involved in House Fire

Gospel artist J Moss was home alone on Tuesday evening when fire a broke out. The fire quickly spread though out the house but Moss was able to escape. The cause of fire to be determined.

J Moss, best known for hit songs, "We Must Praise", "Praise on the Inside", "Psalm 150" and collaborations with Kirk Franklin ("Could've Been Me") and Byron Cage ("We Love You") is requesting that everyone keep him, his wife and two sons in prayer.  

We here at Damzelindistress.blogspot.com encourage all readers to send their love and support to J Moss via social media by using the handle, @InsideJMoss (Twitter, Instagram, FB).

COMING IN 2015: WILL SMITH IN 'FOCUS'


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JAGGED EDGE'S 'JE HEARTBREAK II' SET TO RELEASE ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 27




JE Heartbreak, the album is currently available for pre-order on iTunes and can be purchased here. Pre-sale customers will receive the instant gratification track "Getting Over You," written and produced by Jermaine DupriBrandon and Brian Casey and Bryan Michael Cox.

Says Dupri: "With 'JE Heartbreak II,' we've created an album that represents the true essence of R&B: great story-telling, powerful vocals and creative melodies.

Since reuniting with So So Def and management team Mauldin Brand AgencyJagged Edge has been quite busy throughout the summer, touring the country, promoting their single "Hope," and giving back to the community through their "I Hope 4 U" initiative, which partnered with WVEE (Atlanta) in August to host a benefit concert for local charity Hosea Feed the Hungry.


Fans can catch Jagged Edge on the road this month leading up to their album release launch performance in New York at SOB's. Remaining tour dates are as follows:
  • Oct. 9 - Dallas, TX - Medusa
  • Oct. 10 - Austin, TX - Coliseum
  • Oct. 11 - Houston, TX - Arena Theatre
  • Oct. 12 - Little Rock, AR - Arkansas State Fair
  • Oct. 17 - Baton Rouge, LA - Grambling State University
  • Oct. 27- New York, NY - SOB's
JE Heartbreak II tracklist:
  1. Intro
  2. Future
  3. Familiar
  4. Hope
  5. Things I Do For You
  6. Love Come Down
  7. It's Been You
  8. Wanna Be (Romeo)
  9. Getting Over You
  10. Ready
  11. Make It Clear
  12. No Half Steppin'
  13. Posters (We Stay On One)