Category Archives: Music

Saturday Open Thread | Old School Music That Make You Wanna Jump

GQ was an American group, formed in The Bronx, New York, primarily noted for its success in disco and R&B. The core membership of the group commenced playing professionally, under different group names, as of 1968. GQ was first formed … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Old School Music That Make You Wanna Jump

Patrice Louise Rushen (born September 30, 1954) is an American jazz pianist and R&B singer. She is also a composer, record producer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and music director. Her 1982 single, “Forget Me Nots“, received a Grammy Award nomination for Best … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Old School Music That Make You Wanna Jump

The Brothers Johnson were an American funk and R&B band consisting of American musicians and brothers George (“Lightnin’ Licks”) and Louis E. Johnson (“Thunder Thumbs”). They achieved their greatest success from the mid-1970s to early 1980s, with three singles topping … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Old School Music That Make You Wanna Jump

Shalamar (/ˈʃæləmɑːr/) is an American R&B and soul music vocal group, active in the mid-1970s and throughout the 1980s, that was originally a disco–driven vehicle created by Soul Train booking agent Dick Griffey and show creator and producer Don Cornelius.[1][2] … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Old School Music That Make You Wanna Jump

Veronica “Randy” Crawford (born February 18, 1952, Macon, Georgia) is an American jazz and R&B singer. She has been more successful in Europe than in the United States, where she has not entered the Billboard Hot 100 as a solo … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

Happy Sunday, Everyone. Wishing you all a Blessed day.🙏🏾🙏🏾

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Friday Open Thread

TGIF! I thought we’d play a few oldies but goodies–CLASSICS that calls out the deceit, lies, and immoral consciousness.

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