The Ancestors Summon “Smokin'” Joe Frazier, Boxer and Entertainer

• November 8, 2011 • Comments Off on The Ancestors Summon “Smokin'” Joe Frazier, Boxer and Entertainer

Aretha Is Back

• May 10, 2011 • Comments Off on Aretha Is Back

The Aretha Tribute at The Grammys, 2011

• February 13, 2011 • Comments Off on The Aretha Tribute at The Grammys, 2011

Christmas Songs: “Merry Christmas, Baby,” Otis Redding, 1968

• December 25, 2010 • 36 Comments

The Queen of Soul Has Incurable Pancreatic Cancer

• December 8, 2010 • 3 Comments

Happy Mother’s Day (with The Intruders: “I’ll Always Love My Mama,” 1973)

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Shaniya Davis: The Details of Her Rape and Death Emerge

• November 20, 2009 • 3 Comments