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Yvonne Staples of the Stax group The Staple Singers dies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Stax Museum in Memphis says Yvonne Staples, a member of Stax Records group The Staple Singers, has died at age 80. 93 more words


BlocBoy JB & Drake x Look Alive [Official Video]

Shoutout to the 901, Drake links up with BlocBoy and local Memphis natives to shoot the highly anticipated video “Look Alive”. Check it out below and let us know what you think!


Travel File: Graceland, Home of Elvis

And here it is, my friends.  The post you’ve all been waiting for.  OK, maybe not, but I’m posting it anyway!  If you’ve been playing with the idea of visiting… 1,070 more words


International Blues Challenge bringing it on home to Memphis again

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The International Blues Challenge is bringing the world’s best blues acts back home to its birthplace to compete for the top spot this week. 454 more words


Bright Spot: Memphis Sounds lounge moving to Mud Island park

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One of Memphis’ best-known spots for live R&B music is moving to a new home, but owners promise the same great music and good times. 444 more words

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R&B singer Denise LaSalle dies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Blues and soul music legend Denise LaSalle has died, friends say. She was 78.

LaSalle’s 1971 song “Trapped By a Thing Called Love” reached No. 189 more words


Memphis Music Pt. 2

Up and coming artist Adro with some visual dope for “Everything” off his new project Blufaces. Follow him on Twitter (@_Adro) and Instagram(@adromoney)

Blufaces available on Apple Music, Spotify, and Tidal