What to Read Next

Oprah Winfrey News Pop: Gloria Estefan on The 'Oprah's Next Chapter'

August 1, 2013

The seven-time Grammy Award winner Gloria Estefan, is the latest musician to join Winfrey on her OWN show Oprah's Next Chapter, following high profile chats with the likes of Justin Bieber, Usher, Rihanna and Fergie. Tyler Perry's scripted drama The Haves and Have Nots continues to rise, hitting a new series high on Oprah Winfrey's OWN network. Its most recent airing, became its most-watched episode since its May debut with nearly 2 million viewers. The Haves and the Have Nots centers on the dynamics between the rich and powerful Cryer faimly and the hired help who work in their mansion in Savannah, Georgia. Paula Deen, are you listening?Oprah Winfrey has yet to publicly address the celebrity chef's N-word controversy, but she strongly hints at her thoughts on the matter in the latest issue of Parade magazine.In the interview promoting her new film with Forest Whitaker, The Butler, she says, "you cannot be my friend and use that word around me."