Allee Willis
Detroit 2011 Detroit 2012 Detroit 2013 Detroit 2014

Angela V. Shelton

at Willis Wonderland in Los Angeles
August 15, 2013

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I love trash tv. I really loved when the whole VH-1-type show trend started with comedians commenting on clips of crazy things celebrities and regular people do.  And two/one of my favorite commenters was and is Frangela, an hysterical comedy duo who begin and finish each other sentences.

I met Frangela once at the opening of a (fantastic) restaurant I invested in in LA, Susan Feniger's Street. They had also just seen the musical I co-wrote, The Color Purple, so we had a lot to talk about. But three years went by before I saw them again after a friend told me that one half of Frangela, Angela Shelton, came from Detroit and we reunited for "The D". Angela may not be a "singer" but she pumped more spirit into her vocals than almost anyone! 

To learn more about "The D", the record, video, and feature length documentary go here


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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