Latifah performed at the Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Festival in Long Beach, California, where she performed some of her hit songs.
Queen Latifah seemed to want to reveal her sexuality on her own terms, saying, “I’ve been waiting to do this for a long time”. The
She later added that she was “proud to be among my people.”
The co-President of the festival, Pat Crosby, was thrilled about the announcement, stating, “From hip to R&B, pop to standards, Queen Latifah is the voice of our generation, and her concert here will be phenomenal, for her to make her worldwide Pride debut here in Long Beach is a tremendous testament to the popularity of our celebration and to the strength of our community.”
The singer was previously believed to be in a long term relationship with the president of Hollywood Trainer, Jeanette Jenkins. The couple split in 2011.
Here’s Latifah’s performances:
Mercy, Mercy Mercy:
Everybody Loves the Sunshine”
I Know Where I’ve Been:
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