Clay Cane is a New York City-based writer who is recognized for his contributions in journalism. Clay is a regular contributor for various print and online publications such as The Advocate and BET.com. He is the author of the highly anticipated novel Ball-Shaped World, which is a fictionalized account of the black and Latino ballroom scene. Also, he is the Entertainment Editor at BET.com and a member of New York Film Critics Online.
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I had the pleasure of seeing the legendary Teena Marie last night in NYC (and En Vogue with Dawn Robinson - they were incredible, but that is another entry). Lady T sang from the bottom of her black soul -- although, I am still wounded I didn't get to hear "Out On A Limb"! How could she not sing that song?!
But, I digress, the Ivory Queen put on an amazing show. The highlight of the evening was when she gave a riveting performance of her duet with Rick James, "Fire & Desire" - check out the video below. I was no more good at 4:30 when she said, "Sometimes I just don't even know my own name..."