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(June 27, 2014) We are extremely sad to report that legendary singer and songwriter Bobby Womack has died after a lengthy series of illnesses.  There had been false rumors of his death for a week on the...

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Diana Ross is known as one of the most successful singers to come out of Motown.  She was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan and was the second oldest child of  a school teacher and...

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Bob Marley is known as one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.   More than just a musician, over the course of his career, Marley became a moral and religious figure.  ...

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In this classic interview in 1977, Stevie Wonder talks about what it’s like to be one of the most “influential rockstars of the decade.”  But it turns out that he was more than just a...

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Reported by Liku Zelleke Melba Moore used to sing in the golden days of disco. During the time when people loved to hear good music and even better lyrics, she was one of the best....

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Sam Greenlee was both iconic and simply one-of-a-kind.  In fact, he was “One of a king.”  He is the author of the 1969 novel, “The Spook who sat by the Door.”  The book featured a...

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Rev. Jesse Jackson has been going at it for over 40 years and his service will be remembered in the history books.  This is a speech given by Jackson in 1972 at UCLA during a...

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Didn’t you love the Soul Train lines from back in the day?  If you were like we were, you were dancing along and couldn’t wait for American Band Stand to go off so you could...

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