Isn't Blue Ivy Carter adorable as she makes like mom Beyonce and gets in formation to "You Can't Stop the Beat" from the musical Hairspray? Replete in ruffles, she, along with a gaggle of 4-year-olds, wiggle to the song. Too cute!
When The Carter Center began leading the campaign to eradicate Guinea worm in 1986, there were an estimated 3.5 million cases of the disease in 20 countries in Africa and Asia. Today, less than a fraction of one percent of Guinea worm cases remain in a handful of endemic countries: Sudan, Ghana, Mali, Ethiopia, Niger, and Nigeria.
12-year-old Taylon Davis has a deadly form of bone cancer called osteosarcoma, and her dying wish was to dance with Beyonce. “TODAY” says the singer teamed up with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to give Taylon a very special night. She brought Taylon to her concert in Las Vegas earlier this month and sang and danced with her to the song “Survivor.” Taylon told KOVR she was shocked to have a chance to sing and dance with the superstar.
Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal visits with Jawole Willa Jo Zollar in the Reynolds Industries Theater at Duke University. Zollar and her dance troupe, Urban Bush Women are partaking in a two-week residency at Duke University. Urban Bush Women celebrates its 30th anniversary this year.