The next time you hear Stevie Wonder’s amazing version of "Happy Birthday", remember everything Dr. King stood for. The post Stevie Wonder’s ‘Happy Birthday’ Was Written For A King appeared first on NewsOne.
Legendary TV personality Don Cornelius was born on this day in 1936. Cornelius changed the face of black entertainment as creator and host of Soul Train, which celebrated black music and dance like nothing else before.
Fantasia Barrino is a one woman show, who doesn’t need back ground dancers or background singers to delight her fans. She nails it when she also sings acapella, and a lot of artist can’t do that. Tasia, cites Tina Turner, Patti LaBelle and Aretha Franklin as her musical icons. Barrino, nicknamed “Baby Patti LaBelle” by […]
Over the years Tina Knowles has done her “Corny Joke Time” with us for The Gram! It’s funny, Mama Knowles started just being a supportive mom of Destiny’s Child and creating their concert costumes. Now she’s traveling the world with her handsome husband Richard Lawson and proving comic relief for those moments that a corny joke […]
Gerald Levert was truly an original and one of the COOLEST!! Back in 2003, I interviewed Gerald right before a magnificent performance at Walnut Creek. We had so much fun, the sound of his burly voice, his infectious laugh, his jokes off mic, it’s a moment I will cherish forever. After his concerts, you’d see […]
Today, April 20th, would have been Luther Vandross’ 66th birthday. What do you love most about this amazing singer? His amazing voice, his songwriting, his work as a producer, his endearing personality, his incredible live performances? For me, it’s all of the above. I never met Luther in person, but spoke with him on the […]