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Director Tate Taylor had his work cut out trying to convince Chadwick Boseman to portray the late James Brown in a new biopic, because the actor was adamant he would never step into the Godfather of Soul's shoes.
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Earlier this month, The News Nerd published a satirical story about Aretha Franklin getting into a physical altercation with Patti LaBelle .
THE CUTTING ROOM will once again host RYAN SHAW, the two time Grammy nominee and star of MOTOWN The Musical on Broadway, on Monday evening, April 21 at 8:30pm .
We are one lucky nation to have a homegrown musical form, and cultural force, like jazz.
Apr. 15, 2014 - YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Youngstown, Ohio ~ Monday, April 14, 2014 - Kurtis Taylor, a former member of the legendary Motown group, The Temptations, has signed his group "Kurtis Taylor's Temptations Review" with Star Biz Entertainment, Inc. for both management and booking.
The members of Steele and Colfax are indebted to one of Denver's most unique stretches of road.
Exclusive: Pete Rock looks back on his work with Roy Ayers, Heavy D and reveals how close Notorious B.I.G. came to rhyming over "The Main Ingredient."
Vocalist Philip Bailey hit the high notes on the Earth, Wind & Fire hit "Fantasy" more than 35 years ago.
Rick Hall, owner/producer of the Fame Studio in Muscle Shoals, Ala., with blind blues and soul singer and songwriter Clarence Carter.
You made it through another day. How was it? Did you challenge yourself to make some changes to the regular routine? The Seeker of Truth Challenges are a fun way to make little changes to your life for the betterment of Mind , Body and Soul .
One of our RumorFix readers emailed me asking if it was true that Patti LaBelle was arrested for having a fist fight with Aretha Franklin? The story from the News Nerd claims the alleged brawl happened after Aretha threw shade at Patti at the March 20th Women of Soul concert in at the White House.
Chicago native Allison Semmes is a classical singer by training - she has a bachelor's degree in opera from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - but she grew up with Motown in the house.
Soul singer Erykah Badu will be sharing her extraordinary voice with Melbourne for one night only.
Escaping Austin's orbit to relax in the grassy fields of Driftwood for the Old Settler's Music Festival remains a pleasure.
In the midst of Solange's set at the music fest Saturday, the "Flawless" singer sauntered out and sang "Losing You" with her younger sis, with the duo putting on an epic choreographed performance together.
Link: “What Becomes of the Brokenhearted” lyrics video from “Everlasting” can be seen at http://youtu.be/XWooQoreUeQ .
Chance hasn't lost his touch, the latest proof is the well executed cover of James Brown, where you can feel his original style all over the place.