The comedian's lip sync on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon" had gyrating, a cape and more.
“I didn’t hear a word she said. I was looking at the James Brown wig.”
So imagine his pleasant surprise when Brown tuned into his 1995 debut album Gettin' to It and liked what he heard and invited
Without a concerted effort to include more women in media portrayals of climate change, we fail to apply the lesson that inclusivity is an essential ingredient to winning the fight on climate action.
Rest in power to these three black music legends.
A new biography on the life and times of The Godfather of Soul is coming this spring.
The new HBO series, Vinyl, produced by Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger, brings back to life the legendary New York music
Album-Oriented Radio played no music by black artists. A decade later, the Black Rock Coalition's Greg Tate aptly derided AOR as standing for "Apartheid-Oriented Radio." The fact that Earth, Wind & Fire sold zillions of records in the process meant nothing to AOR.
This year's edition will be remembered for putting both Jay Roach's Trumbo and James Vanderbilt's Truth in contention for the Oscar race. I saw the two films back to back on Sunday -- and they are guaranteed to both grip you and infuriate you
A day after her 72nd birthday, Ronnie Spector celebrated in the only way she knows how- serenading a sold out crowd with her golden voice. Before an enthusiastic audience, Spector exceptionally performed all The Ronettes hits from "Be My Baby" to "Walking in the Rain."
From jazz and blues to R&B and Motown, from plays to comedians and from Amateur Night to Showtime at the Apollo, the theater has been among the most important cultural and entertainment institutions for not only the African-American community, but the world.
Performing with the late (and great) James Brown would be intimidating for any musician, and for Joss Stone it was "very
Brown reportedly had no criminal history. His family is suing the jail, seeking unspecified damages. But he didn't survive