MUSIC NEWS// Beyonce Reads Letter To Michelle Obama, Day26 Announces Break Up and Dawn Richard in Vibe VixenPublished by Blair Bedford on Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 9:27 am.
1. Beyoncé *Hearts* Michelle Obama in Campaign Video
Beyoncé is doing her part for President Obama’s re-election campaign. In a new online video, the Grammy-winning singer reads aloud a love letter, of sorts, that she wrote to First Lady Michelle Obama earlier this year.
“I wrote a letter to the first lady because I wanted her to know that I am very grateful for everything she is doing for our country and also for women around the world,” Beyoncé says in the video. “I am so in awe of Michelle Obama. Every time I see her she inspires me, she empowers me, she encourages me to live a healthy lifestyle, to support our veterans.” [MORE]
2. Dawn Richard for Vibe Vixen
After a long stint under Bad Boy CEO, Sean Combs, the 28-year-old singer has finally emerged as an independent artist and is using her fearless look and robust melodies to convey her solo message. In the 4-page editorial, Dawn brings her rebellious style and models edgy pieces from Sammy B., Marc Jacob and Forever 21 for an exclusive photo shoot with Vibe Vixen. [MORE]
3. Day26 Announces Break Up
Five years after it was formed in the crucible of Diddy’s MTV competition series Making the Band, Day26 has announced that it is disbanding.
In a statement released Monday, the group said its members will instead focus on their respective solo careers. [MORE]