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Although her TV character’s hair was inspired by Beyonce, singer/actress Leilah Moreno’s musical influences are Billie, Aretha and Whitney


by Mariana Wheat Leilah Moreno talks about her career as an actress and singer Leilah Moreno cannot go unnoticed. With a body sculpted by workouts, the mulata with the long, … Continue reading

July 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Although her TV character’s hair was inspired by Beyonce, singer/actress Leilah Moreno’s musical influences are Billie, Aretha and Whitney


by Mariana Wheat Leilah Moreno talks about her career as an actress and singer Leilah Moreno cannot go unnoticed. With a body sculpted by workouts, the mulata with the long, … Continue reading

July 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

The "Brazilian Beyonces"!!


OK OK, so there really isn’t a such thing as a “Brazilian Beyonce”, right? But I guess everybody wants to be the queen on the throne. Although I usually deal … Continue reading

April 13, 2012 · 4 Comments

The "Brazilian Beyonces"!!


OK OK, so there really isn’t a such thing as a “Brazilian Beyonce”, right? But I guess everybody wants to be the queen on the throne. Although I usually deal … Continue reading

April 13, 2012 · 2 Comments

Is Beyonce’s mixed-race blackness a contradiction? Brazil’s Graça Cunha doesn’t think so


L’Oreal ad featuring Beyonce So, once Mrs. BeyonceKnowles Carter is at the center of controversy. What else is new? Again a questionof race and skin color has come up in … Continue reading

March 13, 2012 · 3 Comments

Is Beyonce’s mixed-race blackness a contradiction? Brazil’s Graça Cunha doesn’t think so


L’Oreal ad featuring Beyonce   So, once Mrs. Beyonce Knowles Carter is at the center of controversy. What else is new? Again a question of race and skin color has … Continue reading

March 13, 2012 · 4 Comments