KC and the Sunshine Band came to prominence in the ’70s, and that infectious sound remains popular. Here are the albums that influenced band leader, Casey.
I was busy at work on a sunny Monday afternoon in late January when I got the call; friends visiting from Texas had an extra ticket available for the taping of The Night That Changed America: A GRAMMY Salute to …
Bass great backed Motown artists and many others
Goldmine Magazine, home of the world’s largest music collectibles marketplace, announces its second group of inductees in its recently established Hall of Fame
Impromptu performance of classic song was among the highlights of the show, which taped April 10 and will air April 17
There’s a reason why music collectors and audiophiles have long looked to the Land of the Rising Sun for hard-to-find LPs, CDs and exotic stereo gear.
Three of Motown’s giants – Mary Wells, The Miracles and The Marvelettes – have yet to be inducted into The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Music legends honored on the Apollo Theater’s new Walk of Fame
Stevie Wonder was one of the artists who helped establish Motown as a force to be reckoned within the music world. (Motown)
Inspired by both the emergent rock-funk fusion sounds of Sly & The Family Stone and the socially aware songs of Motown’s latest writing team, the Clan (R. Dean Taylor, Pam Sawyer, Frank Wilson and Deke Richards, authors of The Supremes’ “Love Child”), Whitfield and partner Barrett Strong commenced their assault on Motown’s ingrained sensibilities with “Cloud Nine,” a psychedelic-soul synthesis which combined momentum and message to emerge utterly unique.