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Queen Latifah Covers 'Essence' January 2012

Queen Latifah Covers 'Essence' January 2012

Queen Latifah is red hot on the cover of Essence magazine’s January 2012 magazine, on newsstands Monday (December 12).

The 41-year-old entertainer reflected upon comparisons to Oprah Winfrey.

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“People say I’m going to be the next Oprah. No. Oprah is still Oprah. I’ll be the next me. I feel like there’s always a lane for me as long as I’m true to myself,” she said.

For more from Queen Latifah, visit Essence.com!

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