HelloBeautiful.com Premieres INTERLUDES LIVE! With Superstar John Legend On TV
One Saturday Sep 14th @ 10 PM
Third Installment Of The Intimate Performance & Interview Series Makes Its
NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2013
NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --On Saturday Sep 14th @ 10PM on TV
One, HelloBeautiful.com, the world's #1 digital platform for African American
women and women of color will premiere INTERLUDES LIVE! with John Legend.
Following the digital releases of the INTERLUDES LIVE! series with Alicia Keys
and Chrisette Michelle, INTERLUDES LIVE! with John Legend marks the series
An intimate, one-of-a-kind performance and interview series hosted by
Interactive One Chief Content Officer, Smokey D. Fontaine, INTERLUDES LIVE!
showcases unique in-person performances by music's biggest talents with
private and unscripted conversations about an artist's life, career,
relationships and the "interludes" of their lives that mean the most.
9-time Grammy award-winning superstar JOHN LEGEND performed his classic hits
including "Tonight," Green Light" and "Ordinary People" with future hits "All
of Me," "Made To Love," "The Beginning," and "Who Do We Think We Are" from his
recently released smash album, Love In The Future (Good Music / Sony)
"John Legend is an extraordinary talent. When you can connect an artist's life
story with the lyrics and passion behind their music you gain a truly
memorable appreciation for their craft," says Fontaine. "I was honored to be
able to talk to him about some of the challenges he's faced in his life and
then became the luckiest fan to witness one of our masters in such an intimate
Legend opened up for the first time about the tumultuous relationship between
his parents growing up, the incessant gay rumors, and his bride-to-be,
superstar model Chrissy Tiegen. In a treat for fans, Legend also sat down at
the piano and broke down the making of his iconic ballad "Ordinary People."
INTERLUDES LIVE! with John Legend was produced by Sundance Film Festival Best
Director and HelloBeautiful.com co-founder Ava DuVernay's Forward Movement
production team. The performances were recorded at Harlem's iconic Red Rooster
A true multi-platform experience for viewers, INTERLUDES LIVE! with John
Legend will feature additional performances and interview segments on
Interactive One's HelloBeautiful.com and across the entire I One digital
network. The live version of hit "All Of Me" is also being played across many
Radio One adult contemporary stations.
"HelloBeautiful's readers are avid music fans and John Legend is the type of
artist who truly connects with them. He exemplifies every quality women swoon
for—talented, smart, upstanding and loving. He's the boyfriend we're all
looking for in our heads. We are so excited to have him share this special
moment of his life, releasing a new album and getting married, with the
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