Queen Latifah Talks Boss Moves & Music As She Covers Variety Magazine’s September Issue

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Queen Latifah is the ultimate boss lady on the cover of Variety magazine’s September issue.

In an eye-opening interview, the rapper turned singer turned actress & entrepreneur talks about past success, next boss moves and  her experience with the film Bessie which won her an Emmy for her role as the blues legend Bessie Smith.


On Past Success

“I’ve always been a bit of a fighter,” she says. “I’ve always had an opinion about things.”

On Her Talk show Being Cancelled And Having To Pay Staff From Her Pocket

“I am still disappointed. “Look, I was appreciative of how hard everybody worked, and felt we should be proud of what we did. It was bad timing, holidays were coming, and we wanted to make sure everyone would be OK through the New Year.”

The interview also revealed that in addition to being an entertainer, Latifah is a business woman. Queen Latifah sits at the helm of a $100 million business, Flavor Unit Entertainment , negotiating deals for herself and others both in front of and behind the camera.


Read more on the interview HERE!








Images: Variety.com

Juliet Gbemudu

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