Black Music Month

Black Music Month

Black Music Month
Photo Credit: Donald Kravitz/Getty Images In honor of Black Music Month , today we’re looking at the life of the King of Motown, Smokey Robinson. Born February 19, 1940, singer, songwriter, and Grammy Award-winning record producer Smokey Robinson was destined to become one of...
Black Music Month
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Gilles Petard In honor of Black Music Month , we’re taking a look at Gerald Alston, an amazing performer, recruited straight out of college to be the lead singer of the legendary R&B group, The Manhattans. Being the son of Rev. J.B. Alston, and the...
Black Music Month
Photo credit - Larry Morris/The Washington Post/Getty Images If we’re talking about African-American artists, then it’s only right we talk about the legendary Varnette Honeywood. If the name doesn’t ring a bell, you’ve definitely seen some of her work on A Different World and...