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The ZORA Interview

Rowland’s New EP ‘K’ Releases Today, Plus She’s Not Rushing the ‘Snap Back’ Body After Birth of Baby Noah

Photo of Kelly Rowland with a logo that says “THE ZORA EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW” on the right.
Photo of Kelly Rowland with a logo that says “THE ZORA EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW” on the right.

Kelly Rowland is celebrating her 40th birthday, a new baby, a new clothing line, and her new music release K, a soul-confirming, five-bop, melanin-popped dance-in-your-house-naked-during-Covid jaunt into fun and discernment.

She is poised to talk about this record when her littlest co-worker decided he had something to say. Newborn Noah — just about a month old — gurgles and coos. Rowland takes a moment to attend to him. She murmurs in a sing-songy, soft voice. Asks about his bottle. And in so doing she signals that work doesn’t trump motherhood, but can live side-by-side with it. …


The ZORA Interview

All about setting boundaries, listening to Xscape, and reviving late-night TV

In celebration of her very own The Amber Ruffin Show, ZORA got to know the funny woman a little better with a few questions about her first celebrity crush, celebrating herself, and, of course, what we can expect from her Black woman late-night takeover.

Thanks to Amber Ruffin, Black funny-girl magic on late-night TV might truly became a thing. Fans of Late Night With Seth Meyers on NBC are no strangers to Ruffin’s culture-infused funny, especially her super-popular “Amber Says What” segment. …

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