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Singer Beyoncé dazzled on The Oprah Winfrey Show yesterday during a tribute performance to the Media Mogul. After beginning with an empowering speech, she quickly transformed into Sasha Fierce. Never disappointing, she danced across the stage amidst a flurry of background dancers, performing her new single, “Run the World (Girls).” Recently awarded with the Billboard Millennium Award, Beyoncé has proven why she easily holds the title of “entertainer” that so many other artists strive for.

Looks like the Beyoncé machine is running full steam ahead!

Also helping to prove the single’s “hit” status, a group of children have provided  a hilarious spin on Run The World (Girls). The viral hit already has over 7,000 views on YouTube and is currently taking over the internet. Check out these kids showing who really runs the world below!

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Today the internet was going crazy over the release of early footage from Oprah’s biggest show tapping ever, the LAST ONE! Oprah and her team quickly went to the Internet this morning schowering for the early footage that was not to be released to YouTube and other sites. Amongst the footage released was speeches and most of all the 1st ever performance of Beyonce’s Girls Run the World. Beyonce’s team quickly forced YouTube to pull any content down. So if you didn’t see it this morning you’ll have to wait until next week when the show airs. Better yet tune in to tonight’s episode of Ameican Idol and watch the release of the Official Video! READ MORE

More than 13,000 fans came out last night to the United Center in Chicago last night for the final farewell taping of The Oprah Winfrey Show. For 25 years Oprah has been a staple in daytime television so it was only fitting that she went out with a star studded finale. Among the list of celebrities to show up was Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, Beyonce, Halle Berry, Queen Latifah, Katie Holmes, Dakota Fanning, Michael Jordan and Diane Sawyer. There were performances by Beyonce, Jamie Foxx, Stevie Wonder, and Patti LaBelle. READ MORE

Although only 5 months into the OWN launch, Oprah Winfrey says she would have done it differently if she had it to do all over again. Recently we reported that Christina Norman was dismissed as CEO of the network.

When asked by Entertainment Weekly if she regrets kicking off her network while still airing her talk show (which ends this month after 25 years), Winfrey says, “I’ve thought maybe it would have been better to wait until this completely ended and then literally use [Oprah] as a launch pad.

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It’s no secret that Oprah rules the world. So you kinda expect that she would go out with a bang when she decided to end her talk show. The final episode scheduled to air May 25, 2011 will be one for the books. It’s reported that a 30 second slot on Oprah’s finale show will cost 1 million dollars. What yall think, is it worth it to by a slot?

Michael Vick Says No To Oprah Interview

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Oprah Winfrey will have to try and tackle football star Michael Vick another day. TMZ.com is reporting that the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback has pulled out of his interview with the TV mogul set for later this month. Vick explains, quote, “After careful consideration, I will need to postpone the taping of the Oprah Winfrey interview scheduled for February 22nd.” Vick goes on to say that he “admires” and “respects” Oprah and hopes he can sit down with her sometime in the future.
Michael Vick’s Oprah interview would have been his first major interview since being released from prison in 2009. He had been convicted of running a dog-fighting ring, and began serving time in 2007.