Diva Hall of Fame

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Diva Hall of Fame iTunes GooglePlayThe “Diva Hall of Fame” channel honors all of the women from PAST and PRESENT, who have established themselves as ICONS, and have amassed legions of gay men as their devoted subjects.

Kim English - The House Sessions

Kim English 2019 | The Definitive House Sessions

In furtherance of our Legacy series that honors the late Kim English, I wanted to cover the flipside to Kim’s career. Ms. English was originally from Chicago and like many famous artists that preceded her, has roots in her hometown church singing gospel. House music’s roots are embedded in …Read More and Download

Kim English

Kim English 2019 | The Definitive Diva Series

I’m sad to announce that one of the most prolific and talented divas Kim English has passed away at the very young age of 48. With a total of 13 top 10 Billboard Club/Dance tracks and 8 that reached #1 on the chart, the self-penned tracks spoke of her …Read More and Download

Ariana Grande 2019, The Diva Series

Ariana Grande 2019 | The Diva Series

2018 and 1019 have been a whirlwind of success for Ariana Grande.  With multiple #1 singles and Top Tens, the woman is truly “dangerous.” It seems like yesterday that her duet with Iggy Azalea “Problem” was the song of the summer but that was only 2014. Even with her …Read More and Download

Selena Gomez, The Diva Series, 2019

Selena Gomez 2019 | The Diva Series

As promised, I’ve got a couple of re-ups into the Diva Hall of Fame starting with the smart, beautiful and uber-talented Selena Gomez. Since Selena’s first induction into the Diva Hall of Fame, she’s has had multiple massive collaborations (notably Kygo, Marshmello, and Charlie Puth) but has not released …Read More and Download

Cher - The Diva Series 2018

Cher 2018 | The Diva Series | Updated

Cher is a woman who requires no introduction. For 60 years, the DIVA has been a multi-talented singer, actress, and businesswoman that has accumulated an accolade of awards from Grammy’s, Oscar’s, Emmy, Golden Globe’s, and was recently honored by the Kennedy Center. Her contribution to pop culture cannot be understated. Recently, …Read More and Download

Shannon The Diva Series

Shannon | The Diva Series

Shannon Brenda Greene[1][2] (born May 2, 1958), known by the mononym Shannon, is an American singer and songwriter of freestyle and dance-pop music. She is best known for her single “Let the Music Play” “Give Me Tonight” which topped the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart in 1983-84. In 1985, Shannon released her second album “Don’t You Wanna Get Away,” …Read More and Download

Dead Or Alive The Diva Series

Dead or Alive | The Diva Series

Party Favorz is wrapping up our Back to the 80’s edition with the final induction into the Diva Hall of Fame with the gender-bending and ultra-influential Dead or Alive. Dead or Alive was an English pop band formed in 1980 in Liverpool; finding success in the mid-1980s, releasing seven singles that made the Top 40 …Read More and Download

Bananarama The Diva Series

Bananarama | The Diva Series

After having finished the Exposé diva series, I decided to round out a couple of previous requests for 80’s iconic artists. The next entry into the Diva Hall of Fame is none other than Bananarama. Bananarama is an English female pop music vocal group formed in London in 1981 by friends Sara Dallin, Siobhan Fahey and Keren Woodward. Their …Read More and Download

Exposé The Diva Series

Exposé | The Diva Series

We’re going back to the 80’s this week with our latest Diva Hall of Fame entry, Exposé! Exposé is an American Latin freestyle vocal group. Primarily consisting of lead vocalists Jeanette Jurado, Ann Curless, and Gioia Bruno, the group achieved much of their success between 1984 and 1993, becoming the first group to have four …Read More and Download

Aretha Franklin Legacy

Aretha Franklin [1942 – 2018] | Legacy [Updated]

Aretha Franklin was originally inducted into the Diva Hall of Fame in 2016. Her entire history and back catalog is not inconsequential and for music buffs (fanatics) like myself, I was completely mesmerized by her work once I really started digging into her earlier catalog that was before my time. …Read More and Download

Pnk The Diva Series

Pink 2018 | The Diva Series

As I promised yesterday, I’ve got another updated set featuring a past inductee into the Diva Hall of Fame, who compliments yesterday’s re-induction of Kelly Clarkson. I am talking about none other than the fabulous Pink! Their paths were similar in that they were both pigeon-holed by their labels …Read More and Download

Kelly Clarkson The Diva Series

Kelly Clarkson 2018 | The Diva Series

Party Favorz is digging into our past inductees into the Diva Hall of Fame and updating those that have since released considerable new material with a refresh of the original inductions. Kelly Clarkson is one of two divas getting a makeover. While her original induction from 2013 is still …Read More and Download

RuPaul The Diva Series

RuPaul | The Diva Series

RuPaul has been recording and building his image since the mid-80’s. It wasn’t until his debut album Supermodel of the World in 1993 that all his work paid off. The initial single Supermodel (You Better Work) was a global success, which led to becoming a spokesperson for MAC cosmetics, …Read More and Download

Erika Jayne The Diva Series

Erika Jayne | The Diva Series

Party Favorz is back with a new entry into the Diva Hall of Fame. Erika Jayne (Erika Girardi) was born and raised in Atlanta, GA (my adopted home city) and rose to prominence with the release of her debut single Rollercoaster in 2007, which topped the Billboard Dance Club …Read More and Download

Debbie Harry + Blondie The Diva Series

Debbie Harry + Blondie | The Diva Series

Blondie is an American New Wave and Punk band formed in the late 70’s by frontwoman Debbie Harry and guitarist Chris Stein. While their first two albums performed well in the UK and Australia, they were largely considered an underground band in the US. It wasn’t until the release …Read More and Download