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FlinterFile: Gino Vannelli- People Gotta Move

In 1974, Gino Vannelli connected black and white with one song. The italian Canadian was discovering the disco sound with his brother, looking for synthesizers and new recording methods. 59 more words


Things Bamz Heard Weekly Playlist Earth Wind & Fire Edition

2016 just started and we have already lost a string of great artist that shaped the music we have today. Natalie Cole, David Bowie, and yesterday we lost Maurice White lead singer of one of the greatest bands in history Earth Wind and Fire. 202 more words


If there ain't no beauty, you gotta make some beauty!

Remembering Maurice White

There are plenty of reasons to be remember and celebrate musician Maurice White. As founder and (joint) lead singer of Earth, Wind & Fire, one of the greatest studio and live bands in popular music; as a great jazz drummer who played with the likes of Ramsey Lewis in the 1960s; as a champion and virtuoso player of that strange and beautiful African instrument, the kalimba (after which the band named their record label); and of course, for the sparkly outfits and great pop/disco hits of the 1970s. 494 more words

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Shalamar - Uptown Festival (Soul Train Records)

Born in Chicago, IL, Don Cornelius run through various jobs, before finding something related to music. He eventually started with a 3 month broadcasting course back in 1966, soon after folloed by a contract as an announcer, news reporter and DJ on Chicago radio station… 260 more words


Guest Post: Black History Month & Soul Train Memories

Hi everyone! I hope your Sunday is going well! Fellow blogger and friend Tracy (T. Wayne) from A Joyful Process shares his favorite memories from the once popular T.V. 654 more words


T. Wayne reblogged this on A Joyful Process and commented:

Here is a guest post I did over at the Life Of An El Paso Woman blog for Black History Month, which starts tomorrow. It's about my memories of the "Hippest Trip in America," Soul Train and its host, Don Cornelius, who passed away on February 1, 2012.

Let Loose #1602: Don Cornelius & Soul Train!

Celebrating the man who brought us Love, Peace and Soul! Don Cornelius who passed on February 1st 2012. The Souuulllll Train on the Let Loose hr 2day @ 3:30-4:30pm on BBox Radio: 13 more words


People will come and tell you they won’t hurt you
People will come and tell you they will love you better
People will come and promise more than can fulfil…

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