Posts tagged "Annie Lennox"

Annie Lennox on Beyoncé, Part Two: ‘Twerking Is Not Feminism’

No, you are not experiencing déjà vu. Yes, Annie Lennox is criticizing Beyoncé and her particular brand of feminism. Again. As you may recall, Lennox spoke with Pride Source last month and labeled Beyoncé "feminist lite." Lennox is back at it again, clarifying her earlier remarks while doubling-down on her original sentiment.

By: Matt Russoniello / October 22, 2014

Annie Lennox on Beyoncé’s Feminism: ‘I Think It’s a Cheap Shot’

Ever since the surprise release of her self-titled album last December, Beyoncé has received nearly unanimous praise for highlighting feminist issues in songs like "***Flawless" and in her live performances. But not everyone is a fan of Beyoncé's brand of feminism. Annie Lennox, who rose to prominence in the 1980s as the lead singer of…

By: Matt Russoniello / September 30, 2014

Whereabouts: Adrian Grenier, Abbie Cornish, Annie Lennox

It's not called Celebuzz for nothing. We know what your favorite stars are doing, eating, wearing, whispering—and we know it now: Ashley Olsen and Abbie Cornish popping in for blonde highlights, and Ashley Tisdale getting a blow out, all pre-Turkey Day at Beverly Hills' Neil George salon. Annie Lennox lunching on Italian food i…

By: Celebuzz / December 1, 2008

Alicia Keys Is a Bond Girl

Back to Black singer Amy Winehouse was originally set to sing the title track for the new James Bond film, but various extra-curricular activities have kept her busy lately. It looks like Alicia Keys is stepping in. E! News Online reports that the As I Am singer is the number-one choice to sing the theme…

By: Celebuzz / July 11, 2008

Winehouse to Perform for Nelson Mandela’s 90th

Scheduled to take place in London's Hyde Park on June 27, the charity concert being held to celebrate the 90th birthday of former South African president Nelson Mandela has officially added Amy Winehouse to its star-studded lineup. Already on the bill are Annie Lennox, Leona Lewis, Shirley Bassey, Razorlight and Queen, with proceeds for the…

By: Celebuzz / May 30, 2008