The Spinners’ Original Lead Singer Dies

0
MSN is reporting that the former lead singer of the soul music group "The Spinners" has died in Orlando, Fla. Bobbie...

Rap Legend: John “Ecstasy” Fletcher Dies at 56

0
The blogosphere is weeping over the loss of John "Ecstasy" Fletcher of the legendary rap group Whodini! Fletcher, known as "Ecstasy"...

Colombia: Shakira's Virtual Baby Shower Rocks

0
by Nsenga K. Burton Rolling Stone is reporting that celebrated singer Shakira is hosting a virtual baby shower with soccer star boyfriend...

Prince Paul: Hip-Hop Legend’s Star is Still Rising

0
Prince Paul is about two years shy of celebrating the 30th anniversary of his dynamic music career. As somebody that has...

Antonio ‘L.A.’ Reid: ASCAP Honors Visionary Leader

0
Veteran musician-turned-record label executive Antonio "L.A." Reid strives to bring out excellence in anything and everyone with whom he comes in...

Black Music News: Toots Hibbert, Marvin Junior and Clarence Burke

0
This week has been pretty eventful for black music. Common lore suggests that bad things happen in threes. This week, the...

The Spinners' Original Lead Singer Dies

0
MSN is reporting that the former lead singer of the soul music group "The Spinners" has died in Orlando, Fla. Bobbie...

All That Jazz: Blue Note Records’ Past & Present

0
Two generations of Blue Note Records talent recently met during this year’s Atlanta Jazz Festival to talk about jazz music’s storied...

Remembering Paul Robeson: The Emperor Jones

0
by Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D. If you're familiar with the term, "Renaissance Man," then the name Paul Robeson is not news to...

‘Forever Jones’: Using Reality TV to Spread the Gospel

0
Primetime reality television has evolved into spotlighting gospel artists like Mary Mary and The Sheards. Viewers are given candid access weekly...

Stay Connected

1,051FansLike
857FollowersFollow
2,215FollowersFollow

- Advertisement -

Recent Posts