Black Music Month: best music moments in movies

As we close out another edition of Black Music Month, it is time to take a look back at the best musical moments in movies that left us spellbound over the years. Some of the best moments in music served as springboards to stardom for some artists while, most of the time, only expanding and […]

Etta James Dies at Age 73

R&B Legend Etta James, the woman with the bone-chilling voice and equally chilling lifestyle, died from complications of leukemia. She was 73 years old. Born Jamesetta Hawkins on Jan. 25, 1938, James is credited with helping to bridge the gap between rhythm and blues and rock ‘n’ roll. In fact, her style spanned a variety […]