Gladys Knight, ‘The First Lady of Soul,’ is celebrating her 71st birthday today! Along with my oldest daughter Mia, but there not the only one, see ten more celebrities celebrating birthdays this week click below. 31 more words
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I almost missed this one. I saw the obituary and put it to one side where it got mis-filed.
So better late than never. One of… 196 more words
Norman Whitfield is to be remembered as one of the key figures in the history of Soul Music, then Disco. A songwriter and a producer, but also a pianist/keyboardist, he is one of the creators of the Motown Sound, havin contributed to countless classics including, among others, ‘Ain’t To Proud To Beg’, ‘I Heard It Through The Grapevine’, ‘Cloud Nine’, ‘War’, ‘Ball of Confusion’ and ‘Papa Was A Rolling Stone’. 81 more words