Don’t remember Sara Stokes? Check out the clip above!
You remember Diddy’s Making of the Band on MTV? It was the story of several people who came together to try and create a male-female R&B/rap band? Well, if you do, you may remember Detroit native Sara Stokes, the band’s pretty, talented singer who nevertheless had some personal dramas, most seriously with her husband Tony.
Several years after the show was off the air in 2009, Stokes was arrested for stabbing her husband in the arm in front of their three children. The two remained together, and in 2011, he was arrested for assaulting her.
Stokes has just been arrested again, this time, again, for domestic violence. Stokes, now living with her husband in Atlanta, was found fighting with him on the ground outside their home. Police say she was drunk.
Her arrest violates her probation in an earlier case, so TMZ reports she’ll spend the next 93 days in jail.
Stokes was the lone singer in the band which also included rappers Chopper, E-Ness, Bunny, Dylan Dilinjah, and Freddy P. Da Band released one album, Too Hot For TV in 2003 and then went their separate ways.
Continue reading New Edition Performs at Chene Park in Detroit
New Edition Performs at Chene Park in Detroit
The iconic group New Edition turned fans out at Detroit's idyllic outdoor downtown music venue, Chene Park. Fans, old and new packed the park and lined the surrounding streets to listen and reminisce with the infamous group which has matured from boy band to full fledged adult classic R&B troop of the most soulful voices on the contemporary music scene.
The Michigan Chronicle's Montez Miller and Patreice Massey got up=close and personal at New Edition's recent performance at Chene Park. Seethe photos here and read Massey's full account of what happened on that magical night at 30 Years Later, New Edition Continues to Bring It .