‘s song “Brown Skin” may be getting a remix soon to “Beige Skin” or maybe she’ll switch “I am Not My Hair” to “I am Not My Skin Color”…
The 37-year-old soulful singer was under fire recently after releasing the art work for her latest single, entitled “Cocoa Butter,” where she appears much lighter and many feel she’s ‘almost unrecognizable.’
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The new cover shot caused quite a bit of backlash and accusations that the afro-centric neo-soul singer has been lightening her skin… so much so that India has been forced to hit the tweets to deny… deny… deny!
Here’s what India.Arie wants you to know about her skin tone… Continue Reading…
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ATL native, Chris Tucker may be next in line for Maury’s paternity test. Reports have surfaced that a woman is claming that the funnyman is the father of her two-year old daughter and that he is a deadbeat dad. Chris, who was once rumored to be dating India.Arie, has denied the claims:
Gail Webb claims the pair dated for years before he disappeared as soon as they discovered she was pregnant with Krista Jane.
“She says, I just want help with Krista and want her to know her father. If Chris Tucker wants to go to court, I welcome the opportunity to show the world what a big liar- and deadbeat father – he really is.” (Source)
When are these grown azz men gonna learn to wrap it up??
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India.Arie will has been cast in cast in the first ever Broadway revival of ”For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf.” The play is about seven women of color from the African Diaspora and is being produced by Whoopi Goldberg and DreamTeam Entertainment. So far, Arie is the only cast member set for the revival, which has scheduled a mid-July preview and early-August opening. (Source)