LaKisha Jones
American singer
LaKisha Jones
LaKisha Ann Jones is an American singer. She placed fourth on the sixth season of American Idol.
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Core Bites for Dec. 20
Blue Ridge Now - about 3 years
On Christmas Eve, White Horse Black Mountain will host a free show at 7 p.m. The White Horse Christmas Eve Show has become an annual tradition hosted by co-owners Bob Hinkle, a veteran singer-guitarist, and soprano Kim Hughes. They’ll be joined by BJ Leiderman of NPR fame, who has established himself as a popular music force since moving to Swannanoa last year. Also on the bill are guitarist/Native American flutist Mark Stone and others. Artists will also lead the audience in the singing of a group carol. The show starts at 7 p.m. Tuesday. For more information, call 828-669-0816. A sparkly display of aluminum Christmas trees has returned to downtown Brevard, adding a splash of tinsel to town during the holiday season. The aluminum tree collection, owned by Brevard architect Stephen Jackson, is out for public view for the first time in four years. It’s known as the “Aluminum Tree and Aesthetically Challenged Seasonal Ornament Museum & Research Center” and has retu ...
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Brick Township High School Students Graduate
Brick Patch - over 4 years
Congratulations to all of Brick Township High School's 2012 graduates! Amanda Grace Acebal Briana Elizabeth Adamitis Cheyann Marie Adams Christina Linda Addison Erica Lyn Agro Nicole Francesca Agrusa Kimberly Aileen Aguilar John Jesse Alfano Alicia H. Allen Angelica Maria Altilio Gaston Daniel Alvaro Alexis Kimberlee Andrews Kenneth Ariza Caleb Rivers Atias William J.Baitz Alyson Jean Ballard Jennifer R. Barrett Patrick R. Barrow Skylar Jade Batzel Hector Bautista   Nicole Amber Becker Joseph G. Bench William John Berg IV Samuel Charles Bianchi Octavia D'Onna Bivins Austin James Blanco   Devin Mae Botnick Cindi Rae Boyle Kyle Robert Brennan Emily Ann Buono Brittney Ann Burkett Bethany Joy Burt Mitzi Caballero Alicia Caffrey Joseph Cameron Gianna Rae Cannarozzo Ryan James Capper Alexandra Rose Cardinoza Robert Maxwell Carr Lana M. Caruso Jessica Nicole Casse ...
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It's a gay, gay world! On the Town - Bay Area Reporter
Google News - over 5 years
Saturday night, we popped into Patrik Gallineaux 's Diva VIP Party, benefiting Richmond/Ermet AIDS Foundation, at the End-Up, where Cassandra Cass , Bebe Sweetbriar , Caroline Lund, Xavier Toscano, Gypsy Love, and American Idol competitor LaKisha Jones
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Fourth of July celebration offers McKinney residents day of spectacles - Star Community Newspapers
Google News - over 5 years
American Idol's Motown Review performed at the fields starting at 8 pm Former American Idol contestants Michael Sarver, David Hernandez, Alexis Grace and LaKisha Jones treated the crowd to some of Motown's greatest hits. The artists offered the crowd a
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Best Bets for Fun Things to Do In and Around La Jolla, July 1-7 - La Jolla Light
Google News - over 5 years
American Idol stars David Hernandez (Season 7) and Lakisha Jones (Season 6) will also perform. Tickets from $17. (619) 235-0804. Sandiegosymphony.com See a free screening of the award-wining documentary “Sweetgrass,” a “riveting and poetic portrait of
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Preview calendar: Clubs and concerts for June 16-22 - North County Times
Google News - over 5 years
... a salute to the military and fireworks that features "American Idol" participants David Hernandez (Season 7) and Lakisha Jones (Season 6); 7:30 pm July 1 to 3; Embarcadero Marina Park South, behind San Diego Convention Center, 111 W. Harbor Drive,
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Preview calendar: Clubs and concerts for June 9-15 - North County Times
Google News - over 5 years
... a salute to the military and fireworks that features "American Idol" participants David Hernandez (Season 7) and Lakisha Jones (Season 6); 7:30 pm July 1 to 3; Embarcadero Marina Park South, behind San Diego Convention Center, 111 W. Harbor Drive,
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Preview calendar: Concerts for June 2-8 - North County Times
Google News - over 5 years
... a salute to the military and fireworks that features "American Idol" participants David Hernandez (Season 7) and Lakisha Jones (Season 6); 7:30 pm July 1 to 3; Embarcadero Marina Park South, behind San Diego Convention Center, 111 W. Harbor Drive,
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'American Idol' Alums Discuss Season 10 - Hollywood Reporter
Google News - over 5 years
... Scott MacIntyre (Season 8), Didi Benami (Season 9), Tim Urban (Season 9), Lakisha Jones (Season 6) and Terrel and Derrel Brittenum, otherwise known as the disqualified embittered twins from Season 7. Idol Worship was there for all of the fun,
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Who will Haley and James fans vote for on tonight's 'American Idol' finale? - Entertainment Weekly
Google News - over 5 years
And in season 6, it's a safe bet that Melinda Doolittle and LaKisha Jones' fans were more aligned with what Jordin Sparks was offering than beat-boxing Blake Lewis. You see what I'm getting at here, right? American Idol has never seen contestants more
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Preview calendar: Clubs and concerts for May 19-25 - North County Times
Google News - almost 6 years
... a salute to the military and fireworks that features “American Idol” participants David Hernandez (Season 7) and Lakisha Jones (Season 6); 7:30 pm July 1 to 3; Embarcadero Marina Park South, behind San Diego Convention Center, 111 W. Harbor Drive,
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'American Idol's' Final 3: Two Gals, but Which Guy? Durbin? Scotty? - TheWrap
Google News - almost 6 years
For those of you discouraged by Thursday's results, keep in mind that Chris Daughtry also finished fourth on “Idol” ... along with superstars like LaKisha Jones and Anthony Fedorov. Wait, who? Catty comments aside, it really makes no
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Preview calendar: Clubs and concerts for May 12-18 - North County Times
Google News - almost 6 years
... a salute to the military and fireworks that features "American Idol" participants David Hernandez (Season 7) and Lakisha Jones (Season 6); 7:30 pm July 1 to 3; Embarcadero Marina Park South, behind San Diego Convention Center, 111 W. Harbor Drive,
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'American Idol' on the scene for Top 5 performance night: The details on ... - Entertainment Weekly
Google News - almost 6 years
that season 4′s third-runner-up LaKisha Jones was in the house? I can't think of LaKisha and not think of her super-stunning version of “And I Am Telling You.” • Haley's 'Tude: Was it so apparent on the TV screen? During the judges' critique of Gaga's
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Preview calendar: Clubs and concerts for May 5-11 - North County Times
Google News - almost 6 years
... a salute to the military and fireworks that features "American Idol" participants David Hernandez (Season 7) and Lakisha Jones (Season 6); 7:30 pm July 1 to 3; Embarcadero Marina Park South, behind San Diego Convention Center, 111 W. Harbor Drive,
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What's On Today
NYTimes - almost 7 years
8 P.M. (Fox) AMERICAN IDOL: IDOL GIVES BACK 2010 Alicia Keys, Carrie Underwood, the Black Eyed Peas, Annie Lennox, Jeff Beck and Elton John, as well as a few celebrities not yet revealed, use their star wattage to raise awareness and money for charities around the globe. The special, now in its third installment, has raised more than $140 million
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Theater Listings
NYTimes - almost 9 years
THE COLOR PURPLE For anyone who has walked by ''The Color Purple'' and not noticed it, time is running out. The Broadway musical based on Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and produced for the stage by Oprah Winfrey, among others, will close on Sunday after 30 previews and 910 regular performances. Ms. Walker's epistolary novel is the
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ART BRIEFLY | Chaka Khan to Appear in 'The Color Purple'
NYTimes - over 9 years
Chaka Khan is planning to join the musical production of ''The Color Purple'' in January as Sofia, the strong-willed character portrayed by Oprah Winfrey in the film version. Playing opposite her will be the gospel and R&B singer BeBe Winans as Harpo, Sofia's husband. Both are to join the cast at the Broadway Theater on Jan. 9. Starting on Dec. 19,
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MUSIC REVIEW | 'AMERICAN IDOLS LIVE!'; No Votes, Just Hugs, Smiles And Pop
NYTimes - over 9 years
If you're starting to feel that this summer has been one long, hot slog, just be glad you're not Jordin Sparks. Or Sanjaya Malakar. Or Melinda Doolittle. Or what's-his-name, the bald one. They and the other Season 6 finalists have spent the summer entertaining excitable young fans and patient parents on the ''American Idols Live!'' tour. It began
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of LaKisha Jones
    THIRTIES
  • 2013
    Age 33
    LaKisha Jones was accepted as a contestant on the American music competition show The Winner Is. On a show broadcast on June 10, 2013, the inaugural episode for the show, she was put in a duel against Lito Villareal.
    More Details Hide Details She performed "Lady Marmalade" getting just 33 votes out of a possible 101 expert judge votes and was eliminated from the show in round 1.
  • TWENTIES
  • 2009
    Age 29
    She has a daughter, Brionne (born February 20, 2003) from a past relationship; the couple welcomed their first child, daughter Ava LaRynn, in September 2009.
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  • 2008
    Age 28
    On October 5, 2008 in Beverly Hills, California, she married Larry Davis, a financial advisor.
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    Her debut single So Glad I'm Me, written by Melanie Rutherford and produced by Edwin Nicholas, who produced soul musicians such as Patti LaBelle and Gerald Levert, was released on October 21, 2008.
    More Details Hide Details The album with the same title was released on May 19, 2009.
    In May 2008, she appeared on American Idol Extra and Just As I Am, a song from her upcoming album.
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    In June 2008, Jones vocal coached the girls on MTV's Legally Blonde – The Musical: The Search for Elle Woods.
    More Details Hide Details She demonstrated 'Amazing Grace' using chest and head voice with different vibratos.
  • 2007
    Age 27
    She performed the Star-Spangled Banner at Comerica Park before the Detroit Tigers game on June 8, 2007 versus the New York Mets.
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    In late September 2007, it was announced that Jones would take over the role of the church soloist in the Broadway musical The Color Purple as of January 9, 2008.
    More Details Hide Details Jones played the role of Sofia during matinées (standing in for Chaka Khan).
    The other homecoming was at Atwood Stadium, Flint, Michigan, where Jones was born and raised and where most of her family still resides, on June 9, 2007.
    More Details Hide Details It was at this ceremony that she received a $6,000 check and six-month free lease on a new Buick LaCrosse. She also received a Flint watch, personalized tree ornaments from Bronner's and a card signed by 300 fans.
    Jones also had two homecoming events. The first at the Abundant Life Cathedral Church in Houston, Texas (Houston was her home from 2000 to 2006) on May 30, 2007.
    More Details Hide Details This date was also declared 'LaKisha Jones Day' in Houston by Mayor Bill White.
  • 2005
    Age 25
    While living in Houston, she took second place in the 2005 Gimme the Mic competition.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 1997
    Age 17
    Jones was the 1997 winner of Flint's amateur talent show, The Supershow, which is now-defunct.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1980
    Age 0
    Born on January 13, 1980.
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