Dwyane Wade Talks About Single Fatherhood, Morgan Freeman Sings Supremes Songs and More

In today's link roundup: Dwyane Wade says "there are no excuses" for not being a good dad, Morgan Freeman and Craig Ferguson do a duet and more. 

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Video: Morgan Freeman sings the Supremes on Late Late Show: When Craig Ferguson asked Freeman if he liked the Supremes, the actor broke into a routine (hand gestures and all). Ferguson joined in for a "Stop in the Name of Love" duet. Watch the video.

Dwyane Wade talks about single fatherhood: Recently awarded full custody of his kids, and appointed by President Obama to a parenting program, he says, "I just want people -- men, and men of color in particular -- to hear my story and know that their children need them and that it's their responsibility to be there for them. We have to step up as men and do our part. There are no excuses." 

Meet Jumping the Broom singer Sheliz Frazier: Her song "Love Fell on Me" played four times during Jumping the Broom and again during the ending credits. The up-and-coming star, who has previously worked with and performed with the legendary Stevie Wonder, talked to Madamenoir about her career.

Alicia Keys reflects on Aaliyah and Kanye: On her website, Keys has posted an essay explaining what it was like behind the scenes as she tried to craft 2003's The Diary of Alicia Keys, and how the passing of R&B great Aaliyah inspired one of her most memorable songs. About working with a young Kanye West on "You Don't Know My Name," she said, "He was just as much a ball of fire then as he is now."

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