All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Dave Chappelle’

Dave Chappelle Sticks Up For Donald Sterling

Just this year, comedian Dave Chappelle made his triumphant return to the world of stand-up comedy. The comedian, who’s known for his observations and routines regarding race, couldn’t have made his comeback at a better time. Chappelle returned to the stage right at the peak of the scandal involving Donald Sterling and his racist tirade. Despite the fact that Chappelle …

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Michael Sam On GQ’s Men of the Year List

Michael Sam may never take the field in a game as a player in the National Football League. However, that doesn’t mean that he is going unnoticed. GQ magazine released a sneak peek of its 2014 Men (and Women) of the Year, and Sam will be on one of the six different covers. After finishing college at the University of …

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Dave Chappelle Says His Return to the Stage Is a ‘Healing Experience’

Dave Chappelle says he is thrilled to be back on stage again. “It’s been wonderful,” Chappelle told People magazine Sunday at the 20th Annual Essence Festival in New Orleans. “Being back, what I’ve found this year is that everywhere I’ve gone, people have been overwhelmingly supportive.” The comedian sold out nine Radio City Music Hall performances last month and says …

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Dave Chappelle Didn’t Know He Caused Such An Uproar

Dave Chappelle was at the height of his success seven years ago with The Chappelle Show, a true hit for Comedy Central that resonated with fans and became a quotable, instant classic. But when the network offered the comedian a $50 million deal to renew his contract, he decided to walk away instead, taking a sabbatical to South Africa with …

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Dave Chappelle Talks ‘Comedy Central’ With Letterman

Dave Chappelle made his first appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman in ten years and talked about his stint on Comedy Central, including walking away from a reported $55 million deal. “Of course I would like to have that money,” Chappelle said. “Sometimes I listen to a Jay Z record, and it starts making me feel bad about …

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Dave Chappelle: Looking Buff And Ready to Perform

There have been several Dave Chappelle sightings over the past several months and everyone agrees, the usually reclusive funny man is looking quite buff. You may remember Chappelle as a lanky, tall glass of water. However, now it appears that he has been hitting the gym. Who knows why the the 40-year-old has been pumping iron. Perhaps the speculation is …

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Dave Chappelle Makes Cover Of Prince’s New Single

Dave Chappelle is greatly missed these days, as he’s been out of the public eye for several years following his departure from the comedy life in 2006. But he’s slowly beginning to make a comeback, and Prince has a little something to do with it. The Purple One tweeted the cover art for his new single, “Breakfast Can Wait”, which …

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Dave Chappelle to Headline Funny or Die Comedy Tour

For years now, comedian Dave Chappelle has stayed out of the limelight, eschewing the fame he gained for his hit Comedy Central TV show Chappelle’s Show. Instead of drawing crowds in with worldwide comedy tours, Chappelle has been living a quiet live with his family on a farm in rural Ohio. Back in March, Chappelle showed up at a New …

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Dave Chappelle, Chris Rock Tease a Tour

Almost one decade ago, comedian Dave Chappelle found wild success with his Comedy Central TV show Chappelle’s Show. However, the TV show, which spawned numerous memes, also changed Chappelle’s stand-up audiences, and eventually led to the star’s self-imposed hiatus from comedy. Now, it appears that Chappelle may have resurfaced on the New York comedy scene. The Los Angeles Times is …

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