Yesterday we looked at some of the greatest Black male vocalists of all-time. Today we check their female counterparts. The final list was whittled down from a group of more than thirty great performers. They also included Janet Jackson, Mariah Carey, Chaka Khan, Patti Labelle, Donna Summer, Gladys Knight, Dionne Warwick, Roberta Flack and Dinah Washington.... Read more »
Each January, I like to honor the musicians who left us the previous year. Some all time greats passed on. Here they are with some of their best music: Among the other artists we lost last year were Tony Joe White, Charles Aznavour, Yvonne Staples, Dennis Edwards, Hugh Masekela, Ray Thomas, Danny Kirwin and Charles... Read more »
Goodbye to August. Hello September. Summer is ending. Fall is right around the corner. Let’s take a look at some of the craziness that ended August: That’s it for another week. Enjoy the three day weekend. Hey Matt Kaminski, do you have any Labor Day songs? HA!! Related Post: Seven songs for Labor Day
It’s hard to admit this but I’m getting old. I know…I know..everyone is but there’s a difference between getting older and getting old. And it seems the universe is giving me signs. EVERY. DAY. I’m a few months from reaching 65. Yep, senior citizenville. Facebook lets me know this by sending me a targeted ad... Read more »
February is Black History Month. Music is a big part of it. You can find great contributions in every genre of music. From Rock, Soul, Jazz, Blues, Hip-hop and even Country music. Here’s a mix of some of the great musicians. Today we’ll look at the first half of the alphabet…A through M. Tomorrow N-Z... Read more »
With last weeks release of “Get On Up, the James Brown bio-pic, it’s time to take a look at the best of other movies with a musical theme.