NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 16: (L-R) President of Music Programming and Specials for BET Networks Stephen G. Hill, Chairman/CEO of BET Networks Debra Lee, Chaka Khan, Sommore, President and CEO of Viacom Philippe Dauman, Gladys Knight, and President of Broadcast Media Sales for BET Networks Louis Carr attend the BET Networks 2013 New York Upfront on April 16, 2013 in New York City.
I researched other singers who have faced struggles, Aretha Franklin, Chaka Khan, Patti LaBelle, they all have stories to tell. I took my cues from them, and I just put my mind and everything into music.
I am honored that the Apollo is inducting me into the Apollo Legends Hall of Fame ... The Apollo Theater is an American institution and is world-renowned for developing, nurturing, and creating talent for decades. The Apollo Theater has supported my career and now they are a part of honoring my legacy. I am looking forward to the celebration.
I am honored that the Apollo is inducting me into the Apollo Legends Hall of Fame ... The Apollo Theater is an American institution and is world-renowned for developing, nurturing, and creating talent for decades. The Apollo Theater has supported my career and now they are a part of honoring my legacy. I am looking forward to the celebration.More quotes »
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