Black Music Month originated in 1979.  President Jimmy Carter proclaimed the month of June as Black Music Month to celebrate the great music, achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we’ve lost.


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Legendary blues musician B.B. King died Thursday night at the age of 89 in his home in Las Vegas. King suffered a series of small strokes as…


Things have gotten off to a fairly serious start for Common in 2015. The Chicago-bred rapper and actor kicked off the year with an Academy…

Lionel Richie Khloe Kardashian’s Father? First OJ Simpson, now who??  Media ate up the rumors that OJ Simpson was Khloe Kardashians real father, now they’ve put that to rest only to report that allegedly Lionel Richie is Khloe’s real dad. “I’ve had so many dads my head is spinning lol,” Kardashian tells Gossip Cop. The allegations that Richie […]

Life is really good for shining star Ledisi. She has a lot to celebrate, her new album, “The Truth,” a vibrant and productive life, plus…

Lionel Richie’s career choices have been pretty suspect since the mid-80s, but now it looks like the legendary singer/songwriter might be scraping to pay the bills, as he now appears in a commercial for Walkers potato chips singing a rewritten version of his mid-80s ballad “Say You, Say Me.”

The long awaited remake of the 1985 charity song “We Are The World” premiered tonight, February 12th, during the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics.