Debbie threw the bash for her non-profit Debbie Allen Dance Academy -- but all the students had to step and watch the couple's spotlight dance to Drake's "One Dance." Debbie tells us she wanted to "bring joy to the kids by showing them we still got it." Mission accomplished.
Dana Elaine Owens alias Queen Latifah is a multitalented personality who is one of the three hip-hop artists to be nominated for an Academy Award in an acting category.
Dana Elaine Owens was born on 18 March 1970 in Newark, New Jersey and was raised in East Orange, New Jersey.
Latifah’s mother Rita ( a teacher) and father Lancelot Owens, Sr.( a police officer) got divorced when she was 10 years old.
"Grey's Anatomy" star and legendary choreographer Debbie Allen is still gettin' it on the dance floor with her ex-NBA husband Norm Nixon.
Norm played 12 seasons of pro hoops and Debbie's been a dancing star for decades -- so, who do you think had the better moves at her weekend white party? The dance-off went down on a yacht in Marina del Rey.
Latifah appeared once in a while in the second season NBC’s The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
She then appeared in 1996 Set it Off and then in film Living Out Loud.
She began beat boxing for the hip-hop group Ladies Fresh and was one of the members of the inventive adaptation of the Flavor Unit.Dante Ross (Tommy Boy Music employee) signed Latifah and issued her first single “Wrath of My Madness” in 1988. Her songs comprised of topics like domestic violence, harassment on the street and various relationship problems.In 1989, Latifah released her first album All Hail the Queen when she was just nineteen years old. In 1998, Latifah released her fourth hip-hop album Order in the Court.This particular album was released by Motown Records.She then also became a member of the hip-hop communal named Native Tongues.Lancelot Jr, Latifah’s older brother was killed in a motorcycle accident that was recently bought by her for him so Latifah till date hangs the key of the motorcycle around her neck.She discussed about her brother’s death, drug abuse in her 1999 autobiography named Ladies First: Revelations of a Strong Woman.In the same year, she voiced in the animated film, Ice Age: The Meltdown as Ellie. In 2007, Latifah emerged as an HIV positive woman in the film named Life Support which bagged her Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild award and an Emmy.On January 4 2006, Latifah got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.She represents her very own Cover Girl Queen Collection..Latifah’s perfume line named queen and Queen of Hearts is also quite famous.