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Five-Star Fav: Fresh Off The Boat

It’s always a bit of a challenge to put together a new edition of the GMC Special Feature known as Five-Star Favs because it’s meant to spotlight a particular song by a specific artist, one that is – you know – a favorite of mine. 247 more words


Gone, But Not Forgotten: A Barbados Historical Landmark

From the time I could remember myself I have always loved visiting Farley Hill Great House, a sprawling mansion sitting in the middle of one of our well-known national parks in Barbados. 320 more words

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Russell Simmons: Cuomo Promised Me Special Prosecutor for Police Abuse

Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons declared tonight that Gov. Andrew Cuomo has told him by phone he would issue an executive order mandating special prosecutors handle cases of alleged police misconduct. 756 more words

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SNL's "Cut" Ferguson Sketch Shows NBC Knows TV's Dwindling Importance

by Legendary Lew

This past weekend, NBC cut a sketch from Saturday Night Live that it claimed the long-running series did not have time to perform.   542 more words


Mary's Boy Child

I have a playlist that contains every UK number one song since charts began in 1952. Thanks to EveryHit, this is a fairly simple process. 109 more words


New Book--Becoming Belafonte: Black Artist, Public Radical

Mike Wold reviews Judith E. Smith’s Becoming Belafonte: Black Artist, Public Radical for RealCHangeNews.com.

One singer you won’t likely hear on a ’50s oldies station is Harry Belafonte, yet he was one of the most popular singers of that decade. 801 more words

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