‘Stand By Me’ singer Ben E. King dead at 76

This week America lost another Soul music legend as Ben E. King passed away at the age of 76 of natural causes. King was best known for his hit “Stand By Me” that still remains a soulful classic of love since he recorded the hit in 1961. King originally started with the famous 1950’s doo-wop […]

Lauryn Hill’s landmark debut album to be preserved in Library of Congress

Back in 1998, Lauryn Hill’s  debut solo offering, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, earned her the honor of being the first woman ever to be nominated for 10 Grammys in one year and the first woman to ever win five Grammys in one night, including the first Album of the Year award for a hip-hop […]