Ashanti Guest Stars on A&E’s “Unforgettable”

ASHANTI GUEST STARS ON UNFORGETTABLEAshanti will be returning to television this Friday when she guest stars on the A&E hit drama Unforgettable.

The 35-year old Grammy-winning singer will play the role of Stella, a jazz singer who finds herself unwittingly involved in the underbelly of New York City’s music scene.

A&E just released their first clip of Ashanti’s appearance, which features the singer performing a beautiful rendition of Frank Sinatra’s 1956 classic You Make Me Feel So Young.
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Ashanti Shoots ‘Early in the Morning’ Video

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Ashanti isn’t letting the low sales of her “Braveheart” album stop her from continuing on with the project’s promotion.

In a move that made fans quite happy, the R&B diva took to Instagram earlier this week to post behind-the-scenes pics from the video shoot for her French Montana assisted single “Early in the Morning.”

Ashanti told fans the visual would be released in October and they should expect a much bigger announcement to accompany it.
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Ashanti Lands New Movie Role

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According to Shadow & Act, R n’ B singer Ashanti has signed on to star in the film adaptation of the stage musical “Stuck.”

Ashanti will star alongside “Breaking Bad” actor Giancarlo Espisito, as one of six New Yorkers stranded on a stalled New York City subway in the middle of a heatwave.

Michael Berry, who directed the stage play, will also direct the film version, and Ashanti has hinted at adding an original song or two to the score.
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Video: Believe by Ashanti

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“Rain on Me” songstress Ashanti teams up with a host of R&B and hip-hop artists for the single and video “Just Believe,” a PSA for Michelle Obama’s “Partnership for a Healthier America” initiative.

Ashanti called working with the First Lady “inspiring,” and says she hopes the campaign helps inspire young people to lead healthier lives.
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Ashanti Tackles Chaka Khan’s ‘Sweet Thing’

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Ashanti celebrated the top 10 debut of her “Braveheart” album by stopping by AOL’s New York studio to perform a selection of her biggest hits, including “Foolish,” her latest, “I Got It,” and Chaka Khan’s timeless classic “Sweet Thing.”

According to Ashanti, despite her decade long career, many in the public are still unaware of her vocal abilities, and often throw jabs at her via social media.
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Chart Check: Ashanti’s “Braveheart”

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After an almost two year delay, Ashanti’s long awaited fifth CD “Braveheart” was finally made available to the public earlier this week.

The project is the first independent release from the singer via her own Written Entertainment label, and features production from L.T Hutton, Mansur Zafr and Sharif Slater.

Ashanti called the project a labor of love via Instagram, where she also thanked fans for making the album #1 on the R&B charts.
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Ashanti Releases Official “Braveheart” Cover

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With the official art work for her “Braveheart” album just unveiled, it appears Ashanti is one step closer to releasing the long-delayed project.

After almost two years of push-backs, Written Entertainment, Asahnti’s own label, has reportedly confirmed that the album will finally be released on March 18th.

“Braveheart” will be preceded by “I Got It,” the album’s official first single, which features rapper Rick Ross, who replaces rapper T.I. who was featured on a previous version of the song.
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Ashanti Previews ‘I Got It’ Video

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It’s a new year and according to Ashanti, she has big plans for her serially delayed “Braveheart” album. Not only will the project eventually get a new name, but will also feature all new singles, beginning with the latest Rick Ross assisted track “I Got It.”

We got our first taste of the single last year when Ashanti unveiled the cover; and now we’re getting our first taste of the video, which Ashanti made available for preview earlier today via Instagram.
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