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First Listen: DJ Spinna Puts Bounce Into Lady’s “Good Lovin” House Remix
R&B, ‘90s acid house, soul and hip-hop coalesce like a sonic Long Island Iced Tea on DJ Spinna’s remix of Lady’s record, “Good Lovin.” The…
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Is Jesse L. Martin’s ‘Marvin Gaye’ Biopic In Trouble?!
What's going on?! We heard it through the grapevine that director Julien Temple's Marvin Gaye project is experiencing some technical difficulties.
Toni Braxton Back? Singer Plans New Music With Babyface
Toni Braxton isn’t ready to put the mic down just yet. After declaring retirement, it seems that the 45-year-old songstress is headed back to the…
Rock the Globe: New Music from QOTSA, DJ Clay, Motown & John Digweed
New Music: Scotty Rebel (Feat. French Montana) – “Bang”
Bronx native, Scotty Rebel may be petite in size but the 21-year-old recent Motown addition flexes on her latest track “Bang,” produced by Rico Love.
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‘Motown: The Musical’ Ranks In $1 Million On Broadway
It came, it saw, and now, Motown: The Musical is conquering Broadway.
Bobby Rogers, Member of the Miracles, Dies at 73
Motown tenor Bobby Rogers passed away at his Detroit area home early Sunday morning after battling a long illness, reports the Detroit Free Press. He…
Temptations Singer Damon Harris Dies at Age 62
Temptations singer Otis 'Damon' Harris passed away Monday following a 14-year battle with prostate cancer. He was 62.
Motown Legend, Frank Wilson, Dies at Age 71
Today, we tip our hats to a dignitary of the Motown era, Frank Wilson.
Vibe Premiere: Induce “Love Letter 2 U”
Lay your ear to the Motown-Soul goodness of, “Love Letter 2 U," the debut track off upcoming Induce's album Halfway Between Me And You, out…
Motown’s Four Tops Musical Director George Rountree Dies at 61
Kardinal Offishall & Estelle To Cover A Motown Classic For Next Single
Though Kardinal Offishall is still picking up praise for his work with Estelle on her latest single, “Freak,” the Canadian MC believes the two have…
Did Kelly Rowland Ink A Deal With Universal, Motown?
Kelly Rowland was looking for a fresh start when she parted ways with longtime manager and Beyoncé's father Mathew Knowles. After success with When Love…
Motown at 50: Artists Speak on Five Decades of Motown Records
It all started with an $800 family loan. Building from the ground up at 2648 West Grand Boulevard, Berry Gordy Jr. embarked on a musical…
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Officials State Fire At South Carolina’s Mount Zion…
Greeleyville, South Carolina's Mount Zion AME Church was destroyed by a fire Tuesday night (June 30), which added to a list of black churches i…
South Carolina’s Mount Zion AME Church Destroyed By…
Just 60 miles north of Charleston, S.C., another black church has been terrorized. Late Tuesday evening (June 30) Mount Zion AME Church was destroyed by…
Twitter Asks #WhoIsBurningBlackChurches In Response To…
After four black churches in the south have been burned, Twitter demands answers with new hashtag #WhoIsBurningBlackChurche…
Arsonists Continue To Target Southern Black Churches
Six church fires have blazed the nation in the past week.
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