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Album Review: D'Angelo - "Black Messiah"

By: Daniel Gerichter (@ZenDonut) -

D’angelo is back. 14 years without a follow-up to his 2000 classic Voodoo is too long. With that album, D’angelo skirted the line between the weird, underground R&B of Jill Scott and Angie Stone and the ultra palatable stuff we all heard on the radio. 637 more words


The 500 Greatest Songs of all Time - no. 26 - "(Sitin' on) the Dock of the Bay" - Otis Redding

At number 26 in Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 greatest songs of all time is “(Sitin’ on) the Dock of the Bay” by Otis Redding. This song was recorded on the 22nd of November and the 7th of December 1967, and sadly on the 10th of December Redding tragically died in a private ‘plane crash in Wisconsin. 330 more words


A Holiday Celebration with Run DMC/'Soul Christmas' [Watch]

Night one of XRT’s Holiday Nights with Ryan Arnold took place last night and in our stash of holiday records one of my personal favorites is the 1968 compilation, … 174 more words


Amen - Otis Redding

Chart Position: 36

  • Written by Jester Hairston
  • Keyboards: Booker T Jones
  • Guitar: Steve Cropper
  • Horns: Memphis Horns
  • Produced by Steve Cropper
  • Recorded in Memphis TN
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THE CIA REPORT, OTIS REDDING AND A FEW OTHER THOUGHTS.….Listen in now at http://t.co/sNG088rrLn. #BlogTalkRadio

— Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) December 10, 2014

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Playing Otis And Missing My Man

This lady is currently missing her handsome man terribly. Listening to Otis and wishing we were somewhere, just the two of us, lights down low and dancing with each other. 20 more words


December 10 African American Historical Events

* Today in Black History – December 10 *

1810 – Tom Cribb of Great Britain defeats beats African
American Tom Molineaux in the first interracial boxing… 432 more words

African American History