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Listen to "The Enduring Gifts of Marvin Gaye Podcast" FREE on Spotify, Itunes & many more!

In this episode we explore Marvin Gaye's recording of the "The Shadow of Your Smile" (the version) captured on Disc 4 of the Marvin Gaye Collection - The Balladeer. I discuss how from the beginning to the end of Marvin's career, "ballading (I think I"m making this word up), being a balladeer was his artistic vision for himself that never went away. Marvin provided us various sounds throughout his career, but his very first album was in the total vein of the balladeer with "The Soulful…

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5 Ways James Brown Made A Major Impact On American Culture

As James Brown’s highly anticipated biopic, “Get On Up,” is set to hit theaters this Friday, The Godfather Of Soul’s legacy still persists eight years af...

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As the Bahamian-American actor-director turns 91 on Feb. we take a look back at Sidney Poitier's life and films. Hollywood Stars, Classic Hollywood, Old Hollywood, Beautiful Men, Beautiful People, Photo Star, Actrices Hollywood, Famous Faces, Famous Men

Birth of the Cool: 20 Black Style Pioneers

So what if Black History Month is winding down? The calendar can't contain the legacy of these supremely stylish icons. By the men of Street Etiquette

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Lalah Hathaway grateful for her father's gifts

Lalah Hathaway barely knew her father, who died in a fall from a New York City hotel room...

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Musician Donny Hathaway to get His Star on Delmar - NextSTL

St. Louis Walk of Fame founder Joe Edwards confirmed WhoLou source information Sunday announcing the 2013 Walk of Fame class includes musician Donny Hathaway, pictured right with Aretha Franklin at the 1973 Grammy Awards. When pressed for the names of the other inductees Edwards remained tight-lipped. Hathaway was born in Chicago but raised from a very early age in the Carr Square neighborhood of St. Louis with his mother’s family. His grandmother, Martha Pitts, was a gospel singer of some…

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Jackie "Moms" Mabley, born Loretta Mary Aiken, was an American standup comedian. A veteran of the Chitlin' circuit of African-American vaudeville, she later appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show and the The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour Women In History, Black History, Richard Pryor, My Black Is Beautiful, Beautiful People, Beautiful Women, Amazing People, African American History, Along The Way

Jackie 'Moms' Mabley Is One Historical Badass You Should Know

She was a pioneering lesbian comedian, the first woman to perform at the Apollo theatre, and a general badass. And yet most people have no idea who she is.