Tag Archives: Gloria

Gloria and Emilio Estefan Say the Key to Their 40-Year Marriage Is Respect, Love and Laughing 'Every Day'

Gloria and Emilio Estefan have found the secret to success — on the charts, in love, and now on Broadway! The national tour of the couple’s hit musical, On Your Feet — which tells the story of the couple’s rise to fame and the Cuban-pop fusion hits that made them chart-topping superstars — has arrived in Hollywood, celebrating its premiere at ...

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Watch JAY-Z’s Mother Gloria Carter’s Moving GLAAD Media Awards Speech

JAY-Z’s mother Gloria Carter was honored at last night’s GLAAD Media Awards in New York City. Gloria Carter was there to accept her “Special Recognition” award for the 4:44 track “Smile.” She delivered a moving speech where she discussed coming out to her son and falling in love with her partner. “Here I am. I’m loving, I’m respectful, I’m pro… ...

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GLAAD Awards Honors Jay-Z's Mom Gloria Carter

When Jay-Z released 4:44 last year, millions of listeners heard the story of the rapper’s mother, Gloria Carter: After concealing her sexual orientation for most of her life, Ms. Carter recently told her son she was in love with another woman. The conversation brought Jay-Z to tears and led to "Smile," which includes a stirring outro from the rapper’s mother. ...

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Calendar Letters: Give Gloria some credit

Regarding “This is How to Celebrate 100: Go Big” [Feb. 7]: I am thankful that Mark Swed provided such a thorough preview of the upcoming season, and I look forward to experiencing more of this adventurous programming by Music Director Gustavo Dudamel. But the article says: “The opening gala will concentrate on California music, from Adams to Frank Zappa, the ...

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Jimmy Fallon's Mother Gloria Has Died

Jimmy Fallon’s mother, Gloria, has died. “Jimmy Fallon’s mother, Gloria, died peacefully on Saturday,” a rep for Fallon tells ET. “Jimmy was at his mother’s bedside, along with her loved ones, when she passed away at NYU Langone Medical Center in NYC. Our prayers go out to Jimmy and his family as they go through this tough time.” The news comes ...

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