May 1, 2013
The American Idol winner says that she considers negative Instagram comments a form of bullying.
February 24, 2013
The former American Idol singer isn't pleased with her newest cover photo.
January 2, 2013
The singer says her statement "The world is gone mad ... gay marriage legal but yet I'm judged" was misrepresented.
November 9, 2012
Responding to plastic surgery allegations, the singer says she's slimmed down thanks to a wellness plan and "everything is steadily changing."
July 3, 2012
"The only person who will never leave you alone is Jesus," she said in comments about her own struggles and Whitney Houston's.
by Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D. onJune 23, 2012
This writer says lives can be saved if the high expectations forced upon black women are reduced.
by Leonard Pitts Jr. onAugust 21, 2011
The Miami Herald's Leonard Pitts Jr. tackles the problems of reality TV in light of the suicide of the estranged husband of a star of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.
February 23, 2011
Franklin offers a dose of show-biz reality to the diva-in-training.
February 16, 2011
Barrino wasn't invited to honor her musical idol, so she stayed home.
February 9, 2011
Barrino will portray the Queen of Gospel in her newest role.
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