James Newman, Gladys Knight's Son And Manager, Dies In Las Vegas At 36
- Former child stars who retain stardom. McCalope, M. // Jet;4/15/91, Vol. 79 Issue 26, p56
Profiles several child stars that became stars as adults as well. Included are singer Gladys Knight, singer-actress-dancer Leslie Uggams and singers Michael and Janet Jackson.
- Gladys Knight tells why she hired her son and daughter to manage her show business career. Johnson, R.E. // Jet;8/5/91, Vol. 80 Issue 16, p58
Presents an interview of Grammy-Award-winning singer Gladys Knight. She discusses the reasons her son, Jimmy Newman, and daughter Kenya Love manage her career. Strong belief in family structure; Son's management styles; Daughter's role in companies; Informational meetings; Children's comments.
- Gladys Knight says she will wed Les Brown, a motivational speaker. // Jet;4/19/93, Vol. 83 Issue 25, p56
Announces the engagement of soul singer Gladys Knight to popular motivational speaker Les Brown. Wedding planned for Thanksgiving Day, 1993; First appearance as a couple; How the couple met; Her comments on the upcoming wedding; How their relationship developed; Brown's comments on their...
- Gladys Knight Celebrates 50 years Of Music With Family And Friends. // Jet;11/08/99, Vol. 96 Issue 23, p58
Highlights the celebration of Gladys Knight of 50 years in the music industry.
- Gladys Knight Teams with International Jewelers. // Washington Informer;7/1/2010, Vol. 46 Issue 37, p27
The article offers information related to singer Gladys Knight.
- Pain and glory. Dougherty, Steve; Brailsford, Karen // People;12/08/97, Vol. 48 Issue 23, p97
Profiles singer Gladys Knight and her life. Early days in the music industry; Addiction to gambling; Marriages and children; The writing of her autobiography; Childhood; Formation of Gladys Knight and the Pips at the age of eight; Awards the group has and will receive; Relationship she has with...
- Gladys Knight. Martinez, Michael // Hollywood Reporter;4/11/95, Vol. 336 Issue 40, p14
Reviews the concert of Gladys Knight held on April 9, 1995 at the Universal Amphitheatre.
- Gladys Knight goes solo and tells why. Johnson, R.E. // Jet;5/8/89, Vol. 76 Issue 5, p56
Summarizes an interview with singer Gladys Knight who discusses why she decided on a solo career after over 30 years with her back-up singers, The Pips. Knight opened recently at Bally's Grand Hotel in Las Vegas.
- Gladys Knight says music industry ignores veteran singer. // Jet;07/29/96, Vol. 90 Issue 11, p61
Reports on soul singer Gladys Knight's comments that the music industry, including many radio stations, ignores her and other veteran recording stars.