Get Emotional With “The Emotions” On TV One’s Unsung (video)

the emotionsUnsung chronicles one of Harlem’s favorite girl groups The Emotions tomorrow at 8PM/ET on TV One. The 60’s had The Supremes, and the 80’s had The Pointer Sisters. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “I’ll Take You There,” The Staple Singers, 1972 (video)

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The sounds of the soul full seventies with Mavis Staples and the Staple singer in 1972 on this video of the audio recording: Continue Reading →

Souleo: Stax Records Book Explores ssues of race

Robert Gordon Book Cover Coutesy of Robert GordonStax Records was more than a music machine releasing hits by the likes of Otis Redding and The Staple Singers. Continue Reading →