Shanice upstages Fergie at celeb golf tournament.
Michael Jordan in the Bahamas. During one of Fergie's numbers, the pop star
proceeded to pass the mic around to
different celebrities in the audience. Eventually, the singer
approached Actor/Comedian Flex Alexander (Snakes on a Plane/ UPN's One
on One) who, by the way, was one of the players in the tournament and is one of the
top 10 celebrity golfers (celebritygolf.com).
Conceding that he is not the best of singers, Flex suggested that
Fergie hand the mic to his wife, Pop/R&B sensation, Shanice. WHAT'D HE
DO THAT FOR, because all hell broke loose when Fergie obliged, much
chagrin. Shanice, although put on the spot in her shyness,
proceeded to give a modest sampling of what she can do with a mic,
which brought the audience to their feet, giving the star a standing ovation, which subsequently vexed Fergie into a fit of rage to the point of snatching
the mic out of the bashful diva's hand. Fergie then proceeded to take
out a few dollars and stuff it down Shanice's bra, in a pathetic
attempt to further discredit the lady.
Not yet satisfied with the level of her outburst, the trollop then asked Shanice what
her name was, well aware that she grew up with Shanice while they worked together on the '80s
tv show, Kids Incorporated, and has obviously run into her at random
entertainment events that they were both in attendance for. After Shanice answered with perplexity, Fergie continued the
vendetta by repeating Shanice's name to the a-listed audience, but pronouncing her name wrong.
the show, everybody enthusiastically ran up to Shanice, telling her that she
killed it; raving about how she "sang her behind off." Many people stated that they
wished Fergie had let Shanice keep the mic because, in their words,
Fergie sucked and Shanice was fantastic. Several people stated that
they were angered at the way Fergie disrespected Shanice and vowed to never
support Fergie again.
Magic Johnson, Derek
Jeter, Gabrielle Union, Sanaa Lathan, Nicole Ari Parker were just a few
of the guests who attended the gala..all of whom gave Shanice high
accolades for her exceptional
talent, and her tact and poise while dealing with such a sticky
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