Archive for the 'Cancer' Category

Some Thursday Love: Kenny Rankin, “Silver Morning,” 1974

• September 26, 2013 • Comments Off on Some Thursday Love: Kenny Rankin, “Silver Morning,” 1974

Michael Douglas: His Throat Cancer Was Caused By Oral Sex?

• June 2, 2013 • Comments Off on Michael Douglas: His Throat Cancer Was Caused By Oral Sex?

The Ancestors Welcome Bobby Smith, 76, Lead Singer of The Spinners

• March 18, 2013 • Comments Off on The Ancestors Welcome Bobby Smith, 76, Lead Singer of The Spinners

The Democratic Convention, September 4, 2012: The First Lady Hits It Way Out of The Park

• September 4, 2012 • Comments Off on The Democratic Convention, September 4, 2012: The First Lady Hits It Way Out of The Park

Some Sunday Love: The Band (with the Late Levon Helm on Drums), “Don’t Do It,” New Year’s Eve, New York City Academy of Music, 1971

• April 29, 2012 • Comments Off on Some Sunday Love: The Band (with the Late Levon Helm on Drums), “Don’t Do It,” New Year’s Eve, New York City Academy of Music, 1971

“When the Smoke Clears” Film Documentary on the Life of Smokin’ Joe Frazier Available Here and on Hulu

• February 21, 2012 • 1 Comment

Don’t Miss “An Evening with Valerie Simpson in Honor of Nick Ashford” Coming to PBS Stations This Month

• February 18, 2012 • Comments Off on Don’t Miss “An Evening with Valerie Simpson in Honor of Nick Ashford” Coming to PBS Stations This Month

The Ancestors Welcome Singer-Songwriter Nickolas Ashford, 70, of The Soul Duo Ashford & Simpson (w/Update)

• August 24, 2011 • 1 Comment

A Little Marvin and Tammi on a Sunday: “You’re All I Need to Get By”

• June 12, 2011 • Comments Off on A Little Marvin and Tammi on a Sunday: “You’re All I Need to Get By”

“The Way of All Flesh,” A Documentary About Henrietta Lacks, HeLa, The Immortal

• June 5, 2011 • Comments Off on “The Way of All Flesh,” A Documentary About Henrietta Lacks, HeLa, The Immortal

A Little Sunday Music: Spanky and Our Gang, “Sunday Mornin'”

• April 3, 2011 • Comments Off on A Little Sunday Music: Spanky and Our Gang, “Sunday Mornin'”

Tea Time with Wendy Williams and Aretha Franklin

• March 3, 2011 • 1 Comment

No Big Whoop: Oprah Has a Half Sister, But What Does It Really Mean?

• January 24, 2011 • Comments Off on No Big Whoop: Oprah Has a Half Sister, But What Does It Really Mean?

The Ancestors Take Home Jazz Saxophonist and Flautist James Moody, 85

• December 11, 2010 • Comments Off on The Ancestors Take Home Jazz Saxophonist and Flautist James Moody, 85

The Queen of Soul Has Incurable Pancreatic Cancer

• December 8, 2010 • 3 Comments

Yesterday, Nine Years Ago

• September 12, 2010 • Comments Off on Yesterday, Nine Years Ago

The Little Rock Nine Are Now Eight: The Ancestors Bring Home Jefferson Thomas

• September 6, 2010 • Comments Off on The Little Rock Nine Are Now Eight: The Ancestors Bring Home Jefferson Thomas

Memorial Jam for Catfish Collins Tomorrow, September 4

• September 3, 2010 • Comments Off on Memorial Jam for Catfish Collins Tomorrow, September 4

Details of a “Celebration of (the) Life” of Catfish Collins

• August 11, 2010 • 2 Comments

Phelps “Catfish” Collins, 66, Funk Pioneer, Member of P-Funk and Bootsy’s Rubber Band, and Brother of William “Bootsy” Collins, Joins the Ancestors

• August 8, 2010 • 1 Comment

Peter Fernandez, the English Voice of the Original Speed Racer and His Brother Racer X, Passes

• July 15, 2010 • Comments Off on Peter Fernandez, the English Voice of the Original Speed Racer and His Brother Racer X, Passes

Actress Lynn Redgrave (“Georgy Girl,” “Shine”) Dies at 67

• May 3, 2010 • Comments Off on Actress Lynn Redgrave (“Georgy Girl,” “Shine”) Dies at 67

Chaz Ebert Steps Out on Her Own and with Roger

• April 21, 2010 • Comments Off on Chaz Ebert Steps Out on Her Own and with Roger

Jasmina Anema, 6, Dies of Leukemia; Spurred Bone Marrow Drives Among Blacks, People of Color, Multiracials

• January 29, 2010 • Comments Off on Jasmina Anema, 6, Dies of Leukemia; Spurred Bone Marrow Drives Among Blacks, People of Color, Multiracials

Those New Breast Cancer Guidelines: Keep Doing What YOU Are Doing Right

• November 18, 2009 • Comments Off on Those New Breast Cancer Guidelines: Keep Doing What YOU Are Doing Right