Tag Archives: Don Cornelius

Friday Open Thread

Happy Friday, Everyone. Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan to Perform at Aretha Franklin’s Funeral Detroit ceremony will include tributes by soul and gospel luminaries such as Jennifer Hudson, Faith Hill and Yolanda Adams

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Tuesday Open Thread |Classic Soul Train Week

Today’s featured artists-The Five Stairsteps The Five Stairsteps, known as “The First Family of Soul”,[1] were an American Chicago soul group made up of five of Betty and Clarence Burke Sr.’s six children: Alohe Jean, Clarence Jr., James, Dennis, and … Continue reading

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Serendipity SOUL | Saturday Open Thread | Soul Train Performances

Soul Train Saturday… ENJOY: Don Cornelius Grooving Down the Soul Train Line

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Don Cornelius “Soul Train” creator dies at age 75

The New York Times Don Cornelius, the producer and television host who created the television dance show “Soul Train,” was found shot dead in his Los Angeles home on Wednesday morning, and detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department were … Continue reading

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