Fantasia hit the stage at the 27th Annual National Association Of Black Owned Broadcasters Communication Awards Dinner last evening. Her performance received a standing ovation from the crowd, which included US Attorney General Eric Holder.
CNN's Soledad O'Brien tweeted, "Now Fantasia (@TasiasWord) is doing Purple Rain. Wow. Everyone Standing. She's off the stage in the crowd.
White House Correspondent April D. Ryan tweeted, "Fantasia is tearing it up she sang old school to include purple rain and just sang bitter sweet. att general Eric Holder is in the house."
Political analyst, publisher and professor Bryan Monroe tweeted, "Now Fantasia is on stage, told band to stop, she wants to take it "old school," breakin' out with "Rock Steady (What It Is)." scared of her!
Dayum! She done kicked her shoes off and is now doing Prince's "Purple Rain"! Fantasia's throwin' down!"
Source: http://pointemout.com/2011/03/05/fantasia-and-chrisette-michele-take-to-the-stage/; http://thatgrapejuice.net/2011/03/hot-shots-fantasia-chrisette-michele-rock-black-owned-broadcasters-communication-awards-dinner/