Posts tagged "music"
Yes I will work through the tears today as I reflect on the news of the untimely death of legendary vocalist Reginald Torian Sr. former lead singer for over 25 years with THE IMPRESSIONS when he replaced icon Curtis Mayfield! Reginald INDEED sustained the vocals founded by Mayfield with THE IMPRESSIONS. We were personal friends as well... Read more »
Dont mind at all publicly sharing the tears on learning of the reported sudden heart attack death today of yet another Elder and long time friend, the legendary singer OTIS CLAY. Glad I saw him a few months ago on 47th Street and was able to share with him again the many... Read more »
Recording Artist Bobby Hutton Should Be Honored For SOUL TRAIN October 1971 Show Debut Anniversary! http://youtu.be/8uCJfVgv-u4 link of Chicago recording artist and 16th Ward resident making Black music history appearing on the first October 1971 national broadcast of SOUL TRAIN. I would like to suggest that before the month of October ends that the 16th... Read more »
200 Community Tickets For Just $40 For December 29th Bronzeville concert featuring the legendary BLUENOTES !
STARTING TODAY 200 TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR JUST $40 !! MARK YOU CALENDARS, SPREAD THE WORD FOR SATURDAY DECEMBER 29th !!! LEGENDARY CONCERT IN BRONZEVILLE AT THE HAROLD WASHINGTON CULTURAL CENTER FEATURING THE LEGENDARY “BLUENOTES” “Bluenotes” Performing all your favorite Bluenote songs: Bad Luck, Don’t Leave Me This Way, Wake Up Everybody, If You... Read more »
Legendary music producer Carl H. Davis died Thursday morning, August 9th, 2012. Mr. Davis passed peacefully at his home in Summerville S.C. surrounded by family. He along with his wife Dedra Davis relocated from their home in Chicago to South Carolina in 2009. During the golden years of the; 50’s 60’s and 70’s, Carl... Read more »
Tonight June 30th, Historic One Night Only historic concert with legends of soul, Aretha Franklin & The Impressions
People Get Ready For TONIGHT’S One Night Only Soul Legends Concert With Aretha Franklin & The Impressions For N’DIGO Scholarship Gala June 30th. Tickets start at just $45 for this annual event that Hermene Hartman and The N’DIGO Foundation puts on that raises much needed funds for students while also providing quality entertainment at affordable... Read more »
TONIGHT APRIL 15th HEAR ‘WOKE FROM A DREAM” AS THE HIGHLIGHTED MUSIC TONITE ON THE RICK O’DELL SHOW AT 7PM..87.7 FM SMOOTH 877.COM ON THE WEB. A brand new single from Reginald Torian, member of the legendary IMPRESSIONS
Introducing and Presenting MY SON Markus Allen, aka “Mr. Entertainment!!” by Mark S. Allen on Monday, May 16, 2011 at 12:04pm Markus Allen aka Mr. Entertainment, is a well known, versatile artist. Most of his success has been based on spoken word and open mic performances. But stemming from the live shows, his creative genius... Read more »
“God bless the life and legacy of the legendary musical sister Phoebe Snow, and may the poetry of her music live on” (Mark S. Allen) Blues singer and N.J. native Phoebe Snow dies at age 58 Tags BY BOB HOLT NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM The bluesy singer/songwriter Phoebe Snow has died of complications from a brain hemorrhage,... Read more »
Its not all bad news for Aretha Franklin that Halle Berry declined to accept the role to portray Aretha Franklin in a future film on the life of Aretha Franklin. It should not in my judgment be any level of disrespect by Berry of the historic career of Aretha Franklin in that she is a... Read more »