Posts tagged "The Impression"

THE NDIGO GALA WAS AWESOME WITH LEGENDS OF SOUL.

Ndigo Scholarship students
It was an awesome evening.  Legends de Soul brought it.  The evening was hosted by Art Norman,  of NBC and me.  We showcased  students past and presented the NDIGO 2012 scholars.  They were bright, smart and beautiful. The baton was passed to yet another generation, making it 286 schoalrships awarded to Chicago youth. Rick Odell... Read more »

WHERE ARE THE SINGING GROUPS?

What happened to the group singers?  As we celebrate Black Music Month, I must ask what happened to the soul groups?    Once upon a time there were trios and quartets. Remember The Four Tops, Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes, Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, The Spinners, The Temptations, Martha and the Vandellas, The... Read more »

Legends de Soul - Aretha Franklin and The Impressions at the NDIGO GALA

This year marks the NDIGO FOUNDATION’S 17TH  annual gala.  The gala has been rated as one of Chicago’s best events.  I can’t believe here we are 17 years ago.  The gala is a black tie evening full of celebration and honor.    The NDIGO Foundation started in 1995 after receiving calls from students asking for assistance... Read more »
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