After all the drama, the suicide attempt, the media coverage, and criticism, R&B singer Fantasia Barrino reportedly has received an early Christmas gift from a North Carolina judge in regards to her alleged affair with T-Mobile worker Antwaun Cook. Read the full story
Soul R&B singer, Fantasia is going to embark on a 30 city ‘Back to Me’ tour following the success of her third album “Back to Me”. Her hit reality TV show, her album sells, and now this tour, should solidify to everyone that she is on the right track back to stardom. This will be her first time Headlining a tour of her own, but her opening acts include follow friend Kandi Burruss and Eric Benet starting Nov. 4 in Richmond, VA at the Landmark Theater. Make sure you get your ticket and support her, she’s sure to give you one GREAT show!
Nov. 4 – Richmond, VA – Landmark Theater
Nov. 5 – Norfolk, VA – Chrysler Hall
Nov. 6 – Philadelphia, PA – Tower Theatre
Nov. 7 – Baltimore, MD – Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
Nov. 10 – Savannah, GA – Johnny Mercer Theatre
Nov. 11 – Atlanta, GA – Fox Theater
Nov. 12 – Tampa, FL – Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center
Nov. 13 – Jacksonville, FL – Moran Theatre
Nov. 14 – Miami, FL – James L. Knight Center
Nov. 17 – Charlotte, NC – Ovens Auditorium
Nov. 18 – Greensboro, NC – War Memorial Auditorium
Nov. 19 – Columbia, SC – Township Auditorium
Nov. 20 – Birmingham, AL – BJCC Concert Hall
Nov. 24 – Los Angeles, CA – Nokia Theatre L.A. Live
Nov. 26 – San Diego, CA – Copley Symphony Hall
Nov. 27 – Oakland, CA – Paramount Theatre
Dec. 2 – Dallas, TX – Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
Dec. 3 – Southaven, MS – DeSoto Civic Center
Dec. 4 – New Orleans, LA – Kiefer Uno Lakefront Arena
Dec. 5 – Houston, TX – Reliant Arena
Dec. 8 – Indianapolis, IN – Murat Theatre at Old National Centre
Dec. 9 – Louisville, KY – Louisville Palace Theatre
Dec. 10 – Detroit, MI – Fox Theatre
Dec. 11 – Cincinnati, OH – Procter and Gamble at Aronoff Centre
Dec. 12 – Augusta, GA – Bell Auditorium
Dec. 27 – New York City, NY – Beacon Theatre
Dec. 28 – Washington, D.C. – DAR Constitution Hall
Dec. 29 – Cleveland, OH – State Theatre
Dec. 30 – Chicago, IL – Auditorium Theatre
Jan. 1 – St. Louis, MO – Fox Theatre
During Atlanta Black Pride 2010, American Idol Fantasia Barrino performed on Friday at the Atlanta Peach for WassupNATL’s MANUAL LABOR party. Along with Fantasia, So So Def Recording artist Dondria performed and Destiny’s Child’s Kelly Rowland came to show the kids some love.
Check out these videos of Fantasia performing “Free Yourself”, “Man of the House”, and “Bittersweet”. She even sang Happy Birthday to the emcee. Stay tuned for more ATL Black Pride 2010 Flashback videos!
VH1 is not wasting anytime to get viewers to what we all know will be the meat of Fantasia for Real 2 reality show this season, her affair with Antwaun Cook. At this point while the situation we believe was real, we are 99% sure all partys had a sit down with VH1′s Producers and plotted this reality show to the T!
Check out this sneak peek of Fantasia having a discussion with her mother and aunt about her situation with a married man.
Fantasia for Real 2 will premiere this Sunday, September 19th on VH1. Will you be watching?
On Friday night of Atlanta Black Gay Pride, WassupNATL hosted their special edition of Destination Fridays at the Atlanta Peach with a special performance by Fantasia Barrino and Dondria, and a guest appearance by Destiny’s Child Kelly Rowland. Other special guest included D. Woods, Raz-B, Young Money Shanell, CJ. Wright, and more.
Check out photos from the party below and purchase your printed photo for as low as $2.50.
WhatsTheT.com has exclusively learned that American Idol winner Fantasia Barrino and Grammy Award winner Kelly Rowland has been confirmed to perform live Friday (09/03) of Atlanta Pride Weekend at Club ATL (Atlanta Peach Ballroom) along with So So Def recording artist Dondria.
This morning Fantasia made her first National television appearance on ABC’s Good Morning America since her suicide attempt and extramarital affair scandal with T-Mobile worker Antwaun Cook to promote her third studio album “Back to Me”.
Before performing her lead single, Fantasia sat down with Robin Roberts and talked about her struggles. During the interview Fantasia revealed that she now has a Life Coach and explained some of the process that she went through to determine if she was ready to go back to work. She also explained that while she was in the hospital for her overdose, a nurse by the name of Melanie spoke words of encouragement that helped her realize that she still had a purpose on earth. Fantasia explained, “They Didn’t treat me like Fantasia, they treated me like Tasia”, referencing the staff at the hospital where she was admitted.
Check out the interview below.
Here’s Fantasia slaying “Bittersweet”.
Fantasia will be live on BET’s 106&Park today at 6pm ET and her VH1 Behind the Music episode will air tonight at 9pm ET. “Back to Me” is in stores now.
While Fantasia Barrino’s first major National appearance will be this Tuesday(08/24) on Good Morning America, Fantasia did do her first club appearance last night at the Big Chill in Charlotte, NC for Charlotte Bobcat’s Forward Tyrus Turner Birthday Celebration.
While the crowd welcomed her surprise appearance, Fantasia testified, “I been in the house for a week so you know I’m bout to act ugly. When they said it was over for me, I’m here to say I’m back!”, referencing her most recent ‘suicide attempt’ a week ago due to the media coverage of her extramarital affair with T-Mobile worker Antwaun Cook.
During her performance set, Fantasia sang her current single “Bittersweet” from her forthcoming album “Back to Me” which hits stores this Tuesday, August 24th. Check out her performance below.
One of our insiders who wishes to remain anonymous has exclusively revealed to WhatsTheT that a movie is in the works for a screenplay titled “Cicely is Evil” written by Fantasia Barrino and Timothy McCallum. The process of the screenplay started earlier this year but it was finalized late June. The American Idol winner is in talks with Producers now for financial backing and its been said that one production company is moving forward with the project. The project may be mentioned in the second season of Fantasia For Real which airs September 19th on VH1.
After Fantasia’s very drama-filled week, the R&B singer is gearing up for a blitz of television show appearances including Good Morning America on ABC on August 24th which is the same day her third studio album “Back to Me” will be released. The album is available to preview on line now at Facebook and has received rave reviews from Billboard, NY Daily News, and That Grape Juice, just to name a few.
The same day her album comes out, Fantasia’s AOL sessions will also be online. check out the sneek peek of the session below.