Now that the Oscar nominations are in and Superbowl XLIV is in the can (did your team win?), it’s time to gear up for the next, big thing: New York City Fashion Week 2010. Be sure to check in with us all week as our team will be bringing you all the happenings direct from the tents of Bryant Park. While we certainly love all things fashion, the most important event of this week, by far, is the release of Sade’s album, “Soldier of Love.” We’ve been anticipating her return for nearly a decade and now, it seems that Tuesday can’t get here fast enough. She’s also making the rounds of daytime and late-night talk shows all this week and next week, too. So, without further adieu, we present to you the second week of February. Enjoy! Monday, February 8 Birthday: Pooch Hall of “The Game” fame turns 34 today Tuesday, February 9 Music: Sade returns in fabulous form–finally!–with her long-awaited album, “Soldier of Love.” TV: Sade makes stops at “The Today Show,” BET’s “106 & Park” and “The Late Show with David Letterman.” Check your local listings.
Wednesday, February 10 TV: Sade performs and sits with the ladies of “The View.” Check your local listings. TV: Raven Symone chats it up on “The Wendy Williams Show.” Check your local listings. Event: The 18th Annual Pan African Film & Arts Festival kicks off in Los Angeles today and runs through February 17. Click here for film listings and screening times. Event: Fantasia takes the stage at Hollywood’s Pantages Theater for “The Color Purple.” The show runs through February 28.
Thursday, February 11 Birthday: Kelly Rowland celebrates her 29th birthday. Friday, February 12 Movie: Jamie Foxx and Queen Latifah talk about love in the romantic comedy, “Valentine’s Day,” opening today. Birthday: Arsenio Hall blows out 54 candles today.