Tag: Whitney Houston

Black History Month honors the great Black Female vocalists

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Whitney Houston starts us out with her iconic rendition of the Star Spangled Banner. Oh yeah, she sold a few records in her too short career...more than 200 million of them worldwide.
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 »

What do you think of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2020?

What do you think of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2020?
This morning the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced it’s latest class of inductees. Here’s the list: Depeche Mode, The Doobie Brothers, Whitney Houston, Nine Inch Nails, The Notorious B.I.G. and T. Rex. Surprisingly, I’m okay with this list. It has a nice variety of different eras and genres of music. We have everything from classic rock, to electronic music/new... Read more »
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