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The musical legends of Black History Month looks at the male vocalists

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We start with Michael Jackson. 'Thriller' has sold more than sixty million albums worldwide. He was nominated for thirty-eight Grammys, winning thirteen times.
The series of the great Black musicians continues with a look at the greatest Black male vocalists. There are so many that there’s not enough space to feature all of them. Some of the others not featured in the gallery include Lionel Richie, Isaac Hayes, Teddy Pendergrass, Bill Withers, Lou Rawls and Johnny Mathis, Here... Read more »

Top Ten List: David Letterman And His Music

Top Ten List: David Letterman And His Music
Tonight will be the final Late Show with David Letterman. I’ve been a huge Letterman fan since the opening NBC show in 1982. There was something about him that made you turn him on every night. It was so much different than anything that was on the air. Bill Murray was the first guest. Chris... Read more »

B.B. King: The Duets

BB with Stevie Ray Vaughn
The great BB King died last night. He loved to play with other great musicians. They brought out the best in each other. These some of his classics duets with some photos tossed in, Rest easy, BB. You were The King Of The Blues!   BB King made so much great music you can do... Read more »

10 Favorite Musical Movies

That Thing You Do-1994Tom Hanks and Tom Everett Scott in a film about a one hit Wonder band. Catchy title tune the first hundred times it's played.
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.
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