As we noted earlier this week, “Brown Sugar” by [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]the Rolling Stones[/lastfm] hit the Billboard Hot 100 forty years ago. It was the highest-debuting song of the week. A couple of the other new songs […]
Photos: Nation Rejoices At Bin Laden’s Deathview gallery Last night, President Obama gave a televised address to the nation to announce the death of Osama bin Laden as a result of a U.S. strike. Americans show […]
This past Saturday (April 2nd) would have been [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Marvin Gaye'[/lastfm]s 72nd birthday. I thought this would be a great opportunity to celebrate Mr. Gaye’s life, memory and music!
Director Julien Temple has been given the official “green light” to make a biopic on the life of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Marvin Gaye[/lastfm]. Temple has already made a slew of music documentaries including [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]David Bowie[/lastfm]: The Video […]
Today is Martin Luther King Day in the USA. And while we still mourn his passing, we also need to remember that today is a day of celebration as well — a day for reflecting […]
This Saturday would have been Dr. Martin Luther King Jr‘s 82nd birthday. America will observe that with a federal holiday on Monday. There are a number of songs that pay homage to Dr. King. My favorite […]
KOOL Artist Of The Week – 9/9/10 [lastfm]Marvin Gaye[/lastfm]’s 1973 album won a Grammy – but only produced one hit single.
There’s nobody smoother than [lastfm]Marvin Gaye[/lastfm], our KOOL Artist Of The Week. In fact, the only thing that can top Marvin’s solo work is a Marvin DUET! He sang a bunch with [lastfm]Tammi Terrell[/lastfm]. You’ll […]
KOOL Artist Of The Week – 96/10 It was one of[lastfm]Marvin Gaye[/lastfm]’s first bit hits – wait till you hear who was singing behind him on the track. This could’ve only happened at Motown.