CNN’s Entertainment reporter Michele Du-Ling was at the taping of the concert finale. Reportedly after the show was over Oprah stormed to her dressing room in the back and began a temper-tantrum; she began crying out for Tina Turner.
S. Velvet Noose, born Stefano S. Patton, is a literary and film artist. His work is perverse, challenging, and provocative. As a Gay-African American, Noose writes un-apologetically, often taking multiple genres and forms of writing to construct new literary art. His genres of writing include satire, gender performance/studies, and grim fantasy. His influences range from Paul Laurence Dunbar, James Weldon Johnson, Langston Hughes, Spike Lee, Grace Jones, Thomas Glave, Octavia Butler and Adrienne Kennedy.