RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Yaya DaCosta

A collection of news and information related to Yaya DaCosta published by this site and its partners.

Top Yaya DaCosta Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Defending Justin Bieber?! ... More platinum 'Buttah' for Barbra

    "THE STREETS of American cities are haunted by the ghosts of bookstores and record stores which have been destroyed by the greatest thugs in the history of the culture industry. Writers hover between a decent poverty and an indecent one; they are expected to render the fruits of their labors for little and even for nothing, and all the miracles of electronic dissemination somehow do not suffice for compensation...," wrote the intellectual Leon Wieseltier in the Times Book section last weekend.
  • Houston's estate says fans should 'brace themselves for the worst' with Lifetime movie

    Whitney Houston's family says the singer's fans should "brace themselves for the worst" if they watch Lifetime's television movie about the late singer that premieres Saturday. Pat Houston, president of the singer's estate and her sister-in-law, issued a...

    Yaya Dacosta gained new confidence starring in Lifetime's 'Whitney'; also hosts PBS' 'AfroPop'

    Yaya DaCosta had to dig deep to reach the confidence radiated by Whitney Houston at her peak, especially on stage. But in portraying the legendary performer and recording artist in Lifetime's new TV film, "Whitney," which premieres Saturday at 8 p.m. EST...

    Saturday's TV highlights and weekend talk: 'They Came Together' on Epix

    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan. 18 - 24, 2015 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SERIES Austin City Limits Veteran indie band...

    Lifetime's 'Whitney' hits right notes but still falls flat

    "Whitney," a biopic of the singer Whitney Houston — you were expecting maybe Eli Whitney? — premiering Saturday on Lifetime, is certainly not the worst film to be made from a real person's life. That it was made isn't surprising: Houston was...