This weekend, the “Lovergirl” and “Ivory Queen of Soul” passed away. Teena Marie gives one of her final interviews to NoMoreDownLow.TV on the red carpet of Sheryl Lee Ralph’s annual AIDS Fundraiser, “Divas Simply Singing,” where she sang her hit Déjà Vu. She talks about the song she wrote for victims of Hurricane Katrina and talks about HIV/AIDS in the black community.
Watch the interview here:
From Associated Press, “Teena Marie, the “Ivory Queen of Soul” who developed a lasting legacy with her silky soul pipes and with hits like “Lovergirl,” “Square Biz,” and “Fire and Desire” with mentor Rick James, died on Sunday, December 26. She was 54.”
Read more at the BET Blog here.