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Silk Sonic Embodies Spirit Of Las Vegas And ’70s R&B With First Residency Run: Recap

'An Evening With Silk Sonic' was more than a concert; it was an experience.

4-Part Documentary Honoring James Brown Headed To A&E

The docuseries is slated for release in May 2023, near what would have been the singer's 90th birthday.

James Brown’s Estate Sold For $90 Million Following 15-Year Legal Battle

Brown's grandchildren and a scholarship trust for underprivileged children in South Carolina and Georgia are the beneficiaries of the late star's estate.

Atlanta DA Reviewing Alleged Evidence In James Brown Murder Claim

A former collaborator of Brown’s delivered a bin full of materials to the DA's office. 

CNN Investigative Series Suggests James Brown Was Murdered

A three-part investigative series by CNN is raising questions about the death of legendary singer and performer James Brown. The extensive report suggests Brown was…

James Brown’s Daughter, Venisha Brown, Dies In Georgia

Venisha Brown, daughter of the late Godfather of Soul James Brown, died in Georgia from “complications brought on by pneumonia,” the James Brown Foundation announced…

Bootsy Collins Keeps It Real On ‘World Wide Funk,’ Trump & Faith

Bootsy Collins is a firm believer in the creator, or as he likes to say, the one. His faith, paired with drive and patience have kept him sane in an ever changing world…

Clyde Stubblefield, “Funky Drummer” For James Brown, Dead At 73

The man known as James Brown’s “Funky Drummer” passed away over the weekend. Clyde Stubblefield, who created one of the most sampled drum breaks in music, died of kidney…

That Time Prince, Michael Jackson & James Brown Shared The Stage

The VIBE offices are filled with a somber feeling as we try to wrap our heads around the tragic passing of Prince. We can’t help but feel like music has lost one of the…