Kandi takes advantage of 'Housewives' success

FILE - In this June 28, 2009 file photo, Kandi Burruss poses as she arrives at the 9th Annual BET Awards in Los Angeles. The former fiance of the cast member from "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" died Friday, Oct. 2, 2009 after a fight outside an Atlanta strip club, and police said they had charged a man in his death. Atlanta police spokesman James Polite said Fredrick Richardson was charged with voluntary manslaughter in the death of Ashley "A.J." Jewell, who died from massive head injuries after the fight in the parking lot of the Body Tap Club. Jewell was engaged to "Housewives" cast member Kandi Burruss until August. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg, File)

January 15, 2010 10:43:06 AM PST
Kandi Burruss is soaking up every moment of her second claim to fame, knowing how fast the limelight can fade away.