Category Archives: Black History

Friday Open Thread |Male Groups of the 70’s – The Stylistics

Please enjoy today’s music by The Stylistics.

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Thursday Open Thread |Male Groups of the 70’s – The Stylistics

Today we will enjoy the music of The Stylistics. The Stylistics are a soul music vocal group, and were one of the best-known Philadelphia soul groups of the 1970s. They formed in 1968, and were composed of lead Russell Thompkins, … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Male Groups of the 60’s – The Spinners

More from The Spinners.

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Tuesday Open Thread | Male Groups of the 60’s – The Spinners

More from The Spinners.

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Monday Open Thread | Male Groups of the 60’s – The Spinners

For this week, we’ll enjoy fabulous music of some male groups of the 1960’s. Today’s group is The Spinners. The Spinners are an American soul music vocal group, active for over 50 years, and with a long run of classic … Continue reading

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3 Chics Politico’s Black History Summer Movies Series

Hat tip Yahtc, THANK YOU. ***************************************************************************************** This week’s featured movie is… “Separate But Equal” (Parts 1 and 2)

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3 Chics Politico’s Black History Summer Movies Series

3 Chics is posting a weekly Summer Black History movies thread. This week’s movie is about Ms. Harriet Tubman. “A Woman Called Moses” (Parts 1 and 2)

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Friday Open Thread: Ashford & Simpson Week

I hope you have enjoyed the music of Ashford and Simpson, because the rest of the music industry does too.

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Thursday Open Thread: Ashford & Simpson Week

Enjoy the music of Ashford & Simpson.

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Wednesday Open Thread: Ashford & Simpson Week

The musical stylings of Ashford & Simpson. They weren’t just performers….they wrote and wrote and wrote….for themselves and many others in the music industry.

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