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Teena Marie Lady T|
Hot irons in the fire! Fiery classic soul. Lady T., Teena Marie didn’t have to take a backseat to anyone. I was lucky enough to see her perform live one time. It was in a large Philadelphia arena. The size of the crowd did not distract from the intimate punch Lady T. hammered home that night... Stephanie Mills In The House
Stephanie Mills, Kingsley Smith (King from Powerhouse Radio), and Diane Prior. It’s 1980, we are in the studio of WAYV-FM, Atlantic City, NJ. Diane, our evening dj, went on to WKTU-FM in New York City, and me to 4 different FM stations in Philadelphia, PA. Sparkle Then and Now
Whitney Houston’s “Celebrate,” a nice uptempo duet with Jordin Sparks of American Idol fame was recorded in early February, 2012. The latest “Sparkle” movie was released in August, 2012. The original film from 1976 starred Irene Cara. “Celebrate” is included in the soundtrack. Nile Rodgers Chic Le Freak
Nile Rodgers, the surviving founder of Chic, chronicles the rise of his group in “Le Freak: An Upside Down Story of Family, Disco, and Destiny.” Co-founder Bernard Edwards died in Tokyo, Japan in 1996. The distinctive production style of Rodgers was responsible for hits by Diana Ross, David Bow... Whitney Houston So Emotional
From Newark, New Jersey to Beverly Hills. Whitney Houston: born August 9, 1963 in Newark. Died: February 11, 2012 in Beverly Hills. Celebrate her life with this “So Emotional” wallpaper from Picture Sleeve Pop. Donna Summer Remembered
LaDonna Adrian Gaines was born on New Year’s Eve, December 31, 1948. She grew up in Boston with her parents and two sisters. By the time she was 12, she was singing Diana Ross and Dionne Warwick songs. On her approach to singing as an adult, Donna says in her autobiography “to this day I will a... Yuna’s Video For ‘Poor Heart’ Rejuvenates The Soul
Today (Oct. 26), singer-songwriter Yuna releases the official video for her track “Poor Heart,” off her recent studio album, Chapters, which was released earlier this year. The post Yuna’s Video For ‘Poor Heart’ Rejuvenates The Soul appeared first on Singersroom.com. Spoken Word Artist and Musician Amy Leon’s ‘Burning in Birmingham’ Video Reim...
The video is a re-imagining of the 1963 Birmingham Church bombing that killed four little black girls named Addie Mae Collins, Cynthia Wesley, Carole Robertson and Carol Denise McNair, a turning point in the civil rights movement. The post Spoken Word Artist and Musician Amy Leon’s ‘Burning in... C.S. Armstrong Makes Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland’s ‘Ain’t No Love’ His Own
You've most likely heard C.S. Armstrong's cover of Bobby Blue Bland's "Ain't No Love” in the trailer for the video game MAFIA III, now hear the full song! The post C.S. Armstrong Makes Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland’s ‘Ain’t No Love’ His Own appeared first on Singersroom.com. Long Island Native D. Banks Drops New Mixtape, ‘Eclectic’
Brooklyn/Long Island singer/songwriter Donte Banks aka D.Banks has honed his craft singing in church, and he's now releasing his debut mixtape, Eclectic. The post Long Island Native D. Banks Drops New Mixtape, ‘Eclectic’ appeared first on Singersroom.com. Brooklyn Artist Phoenixx Highlights Personal Struggles and Triumph With ‘My S...
Brooklyn singer/songwriter Phoenixx drops her new single "My Story," a personal tale of reflection, struggle, and success. Over soothing production and a fluttering drum kick, Phoenixx sings of overcoming true-life hardships. The post Brooklyn Artist Phoenixx Highlights Personal Struggles and Tr... ‘Power’ Star Rotimi Finds Out His Woman Is ‘Living Foul’
In this catchy record, Rotimi calls out a certain someone letting her know that she went from everything that he wanted, to the very thing he wants to live without. She switched up on him and she isn't the person that he once knew. The post ‘Power’ Star Rotimi Finds Out His Woman Is ‘Living Foul...