Soul-funk singer also tries on wigs after chemotherapy in scene from 'Miss Sharon Jones!'
Soul and funk veteran describes recent medical struggles and why she agreed to the brutally candid new documentary, 'Miss Sharon Jones!'
"They said I was too fat, too black, too short and too old," powerhouse singer says. "And look at me now."
Soul ensemble sings a slick rendition of "Midnight Rider" in Lincoln commercial
Barbara Kopple-directed film about soul singer and Dap-Kings opens in July before Starz on-demand release
All-stars, including Sharon Jones and FKA Twigs, performed at Tibet House Benefit Concert
Band transforms NPR's Tiny Desk into Christmas party
Singer and the Dap-Kings dish out holiday blues with version of Charles Brown's 1960 cut
Funk-soul band fills colorful clip for 'Holiday' track with dancing dreidels, glowing menorahs
Group infuses soul into yuletide standard for 'It's a Holiday Soul Party' track
Retro-soul crew puts its funky spin on the Yuletide season
"I start chemo on Wednesday," soul singer told audience during Toronto premiere of 'Miss Sharon Jones!'
From Oscar-buzzed biopics to music docs on Arcade Fire and Aretha, our can't-miss picks for the fall's biggest film fest
Eleven-track 'It’s a Holiday Soul Party' – which features mix of covers and originals, including "Hanukkah soul song" – is out in October
September event also features Sharon Jones doc, Laurie Anderson's personal essay film and new features from Gaspar Noé and Wim Wenders