Billboard News 10/12/18
The rapper/actress was slated to appear at the Nov. 20 awards gala named for the legendary opera singer. Queen Latifah is “unable to accept” an award named for a pioneering opera singer, citing personal reasons.
The Marian Anderson Award made the announcement on its website. The organization wasn’t more explicit, and Queen Latifah’s spokeswoman did not immediately return an email Friday (Oct. 12). [Read More Billboard News]