Joni Sledge, founding member of Sister Sledge, found dead

Music lost a voice and founding member of the group Sister Sledge, as founding member Joni Sledge has died. According to her publicist, the 60-year-old singer was not ill and was discovered in her Phoenix, Arizona home by a friend. In 1979, the all Black female R&B group Sister Sledge released its iconic hit “We are Family.” […]

Singer Alice Smith moves on with new album

Harlem Arts Alliance Presents: On the “A” w/Souleo Singer-songwriter Alice Smith says that she now finds herself in a powerful place in life, hence the title of her sophomore album She. Smith’s current positive outlook is hard earned after opening to critical acclaim with her debut album, For Lovers, Dreamers & Me, which was shelved by […]