queen latifah declines award

PHILADELPHIA | Queen Latifah declines award, citing ‘personal reasons’

PHILADELPHIA  — Queen Latifah is declining 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 from The Associated Press. The Marian Anderson Award is given in Philadelphia … Continue reading PHILADELPHIA | Queen Latifah declines award, citing ‘personal reasons’