Jamie Foxx

Mar
31
Video: Jamie Foxx & will.i.am Perform ‘Hot Wings’ on ‘Idol’

It was a soul food fest on “American Idol.” While Fantasia was dishing up “Collard Greens and Cornbread,” Jamie Foxx and will.i.am debuted their upbeat collaboration “Hot Wings (I Wanna Party)” off the soundtrack to the animated film Rio on Thursday’s results show. The Grammy winners were joined by a troupe of drummers and Carnival dancers during the colorful performance.

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Feb
25
Video: Jamie Foxx, John Legend Groove at the White House

There’s a new super-group in town. On Thursday night, Jamie Foxx, John Legend, Nick Jonas, and Seal teamed up to serenade the First Family and Vice President at “The Motown Sound: In Performance at the White House” concert in honor of Black History Month and Motown Records. The quartet covered a medley of The Temptations’ classics including “Ain’t Too Proud to Beg,” “Get Ready,” and “I Can’t Get Next to You.”

Catch the special, which also features performances from Smokey Robinson, Jordin Sparks, and Natasha Bedingfield, when it airs Tuesday at 8 p.m. on PBS.

Feb
8
Video: Jamie Foxx Offers Advice to Tiger Woods, Shares Romance Tips

Jamie Foxx and George Lopez

Jamie Foxx has some words of wisdom for Tiger Woods. In the aftermath of the pro golfer’s public controversy, the entertainer offered some lewd advice, suggesting that he revert back to his old ways in order to get his groove back.

“I think he need to go back to what he was doing, when he was mashing at Denny’s and mashing at Perkins. Like, ‘Let me get the combo plate!’” Foxx joked on “Lopez Tonight.” “He might as well go ‘head and mash. Tear Marie Callender’s up.”

The Grammy winner, who also performed the title track off his latest album Best Night of My Life, shared some tips on how to romance a lady on Valentine’s Day. “You gotta pay attention to your woman, that’s all it is,” recommended the lothario. “Get the right music for your lady. I don’t know about you guys, but I like to set the right tone for my woman, understand? I get the lights dim, I put the rose petals down there. I get the champagne—Rosé—all ready together, and my favorite song to make love to is this: ‘To the windows, to the wall!’”

Get some more guidance from the Foxx and watch his performance below.

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Feb
2
Video: Jamie Foxx Shares First Time Meeting Kanye West

Jamie Foxx provided laughs and music on last night’s episode of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” The Oscar winner performed the title track from his latest album Best Night of My Life. He also shared the story of how he met a then unknown Kanye West at his house when they recorded Twista’s “Slow Jamz.”

“He was a kid then and he was a little nervous about his career ’cause Jay-Z was there, Puff was there,” said Jamie. “But we made it all work out. And now, he’s doing his thing.”

Watch the full interview below.

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Jan
6
Video: Jamie Foxx Impersonates Mo’Nique, Performs on ‘Leno’

Jamie Foxx stopped by Wednesday’s “Tonight Show with Jay Leno” to promote his new album Best Night of My Life. The entertainer talked about his New Year’s resolution, reprising his role as Wanda from “In Living Color,” getting pulled over by the cops in his neighborhood, and being honored by BET. Plus, he did a spot-on impression of fellow comedian Mo’Nique and performed “Fall for Your Type” and “Yep Dat’s Me,” below.

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Dec
29
Jamie Foxx, Keyshia Cole, and Keri Hilson Deck the Albums Chart with Debuts

Jamie Foxx, Keyshia Cole, and Keri Hilson

Holiday shoppers rushed home with new releases from Jamie Foxx, Keyshia Cole, and Keri Hilson. The R&B artists had the registers and charts ringing during Christmas week.

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Dec
22
Video: Jamie Foxx Performs Mini-Concert ‘Live on Letterman’

Jamie Foxx ran through his many hits during his “Live on Letterman” mini-concert at New York’s Ed Sullivan Theater before sitting down with David Letterman on Tuesday’s “Late Show.” The entertainer discussed the tattoo on the back on his head, singing like a school girl for Prince, and buying a horse for Robert Downey Jr. He also encouraged crowd participation while singing “Yep Dat’s Me,” the new single from his album Best Night of My Life, during the televised broadcast.

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