Don Cornelius

Movies & TV

Don Cornelius’ Career Inspires ‘American Soul’ Drama On BET

Billed as a drama, the show will be produced by Jesse Collins Entertainment and executive produced by Cornelius' son, Tony Cornelius.


7 Fallen Stars of 2012

2012 was a year of very unexpected deaths. From long battles with cancer, accidents and suicides, the fallen stars of this year will…

Movies & TV

Coroner Rules Don Cornelius Death a Suicide

Authorities from the Los Angeles Coroner’s office ruled the death of Don Cornelius, host and creator of musical variety show Soul Train, a suicide on…


Keke Palmer Addresses Suicide Via Twitter

The news of Don Cornelius' apparent suicide came as a shock, and so did that of 17-year-old Ashley Duncan. Keke Palmer used her Twitter profile…


3 Things We Will Remember About Don Cornelius’ Style

Yesterday, news broke that the lovable TV host and producer Don Cornelius' passed at the age of 75. As the creator of Soul Train, he…


‘Soul Train’ Creator Don Cornelius Passes Away At 75 From Apparent Suicide

We are sad to report that the legendary Soul Train creator Don Cornelius was found dead this morning at his Mulholland Drive home in Encino with…

Movies & TV

DVD Release: The Best of ‘Soul Train’ [VIDEO]

American Bandstand may have been first to air, but once it premiered Soul Train soon became the indisputable American cultural institution of soul music. And no disrespect…


Train Stop Tuesday: New Edition

Every Tuesday at 12, we'll hop on Don Cornelius' silver cho cho and watch some legends dance and do interviews. We might even find a…