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    Michelle Williams Set for Gala at Chicago Lyric Opera

    Tony Award winner Jessie Mueller and Michelle Williams are the latest to join the lineup for the Chicago Voices gala, which will be held February 4, 2017, at the Chicago Lyric Opera’s Civic Opera House. Lyric Opera creative consultant Renée Fleming and Lyric Unlimited have joined forces to present Chicago Voices, a multi-year initiative celebrating Chicago’s vibrant, diverse vocal music culture. The gala, a signature event of Chicago Voices, will feature Fleming alongside an array of talent with deep ties to Chicago, paying tribute to the city’s rich musical traditions. Performers also include Shemekia Copeland, The Handsome Family, Matthew Polenzani, and John Prine, with more to be announced. Five-time Jeff…

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    Ebony.com: Michelle Williams ‘Believes’ in Her New Home Bedding Collection

    Heello 2017! Out with the old, in with the new! The best way to usher in the newness of a new year, is to refresh your space. Grammy award winning singer and songwriter Michelle Williams has added another receipt to her lengthy resume with her new home collection “Believe at Home.” Standing firmly behind the affirmation ‘Believe,’ Williams put her faith into action and created a colorful collection of home products sold exclusively through EVINE to help give the rooms in your home a breath of fresh air. The new collection is just what the doctor ordered, so EBONY caught up with the child of destiny to find out why…

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    Michelle Williams chats with the Houston Chronicle ahead of holiday event

    Next year marks two decades since the release of “No, No, No,” the first single from Houston-born girl group Destiny’s Child. But, perhaps more important, it’s been more than a decade since the group went on hiatus. A couple of recent online blips grew hopes that the trio would reunite for 2017. Members Michelle Williams, Beyoncé and Kelly Rowland recently participated in the Mannequin Challenge, a viral video craze that requires participants to remain frozen for several seconds. And an official DC3 Instagram account popped up in October. Williams answers the reunion question before it’s even asked during a recent interview. “We don’t talk about it,” she says. “When we…

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    Michelle Williams gives back to Rockford family

    ROCKFORD — Auburn graduate turned pop-star, Michelle Williams returned home to Rockford today to surprise a family in need. Williams surprised a family of eight with clothes, coats and hats for the winter, paid for by the Boys and Girls Clubs of America 12 Days of Giving Program. Williams grew up in a working class family before her days as a member of Destiny’s Child. Her mother was a nurse, her father a factory worker. She learned the importance of giving back early on, she said. “I have an uncle who’s a physician here in Rockford,” she said. “And I remember being at church around the holidays and seeing him…

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    Michelle Williams performs for BET White House special “Love & Happiness”

    BET Networks will join President Barack Obama and the first lady for a musical celebration at the White House on Friday, October 21. Hosted by Terence J and Regina Hall, the concert will feature greatest hit performances by Usher, Jill Scott, Common, The Roots, Bell Biv DeVoe, Busta Rhymes, Janelle Monáe, De La Soul, Yolanda Adams, Michelle Williams and KiKi Sheard along with appearances by Samuel L. Jackson, Jesse Williams and Angela Bassett. “Our country has been led for the past eight years by an extraordinary president and first lady,” said Debra Lee, Chairman and CEO, BET Networks. “We have all witnessed history in the making and I am humbled…

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    Michelle Williams joins Houston Holiday Festival

    Houston has a (partial) date with destiny for the holidays. Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child headlines the 97th annual Mayor’s Holiday Celebration and Tree Lighting. The festivities happen 6-8 p.m. Dec. 2 at City Hall in Hermann Square in dowtown Houston. The event is free and includes fireworks and the lighting of the massive Christmas tree. The lineup also includes performances by Svet, the “hip-house” violinist featured on “America’s Got Talent;” SoReal Cru, the Houston-based, hip-hop dance group featured on “America’s Best Dance Crew;” and Grammy-nominated family gospel act The Walls Group from Missouri City. Source: Houston Chronicle, City of Houston Events

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