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On This Day in 1992: The Bodyguard arrives and sets records
Happy birthday to Stax Records musical legend David Porter
Kool and the Gang co-founder George Brown dies at age 74
Earth Wind & Fire's Philip Bailey shines with BJ The Chicago Kid on "Never Change"
First Listen: Monique Nikkole gives soulful vibe on "If What I Feel Is Real"
Brenda Russell anticipates first album in two decades with beautiful single
Massachusetts town looks to name street after Tavares
Happy Birthday to Ronnie DeVoe of New Edition
Happy Heavenly Birthday to the late, great Winfred "Blue" Lovett of the Manhattans
Former Stylistics lead Russell Thompkins sings tribute to The Ravens
Lost Gem: Nancy Wilson and James Ingram were magic together
Lost Gem: The too-short life of Puff Johnson gave great musical joy
Happy 70th Birthday to R&B legend Alexander O'Neal
Brandy offers a steamy present in new holiday single
Happy birthday to Pooch Tavares
On This Day in 1984: Philip Bailey and Phil Collins team for a #1 hit
First Listen: Edy Forey scorches with "The Fire"
First Listen: Cecily delivers gentle beauty on "I Am Love"
On This Day in 1977: The Temptations up and leave Motown
On This Day in 1972 : Hall & Oates begin historic recording career
Cal Green shines on "Stormy" reissue
Album Review: Brandon Williams celebrates romance on "The Lover's Suite"
Happy heavenly birthday to the late, great Minnie Riperton
First Listen: Ty Causey doubles the storytelling on "It Takes Two"
New Edition brings down the house in RRHOF tribute to The Spinners
First Listen: Leela James delivers an instant classic
Happy Birthday to Gerald Alston, lead singer of The Manhattans!
First Listen: Ola Onabule is a "Better Man" with new single
Gregory Porter releases first Christmas album
Happy birthday to musician supreme, Najee
First Look: Bigg Robb celebrates that "Black Woman Magic"
Jody Watley to interview Magic Johnson on her SiriusXM show
Happy Birthday to Harry Elston, last founding member of the Friends of Distinction
Daryl Hall's "Live From Daryl's House" returns after five year break
First Listen: Ruben Studdard has found a "Masterpiece"
World Premiere: Con Funk Shun is "Smooth" on new single
Teri Tobin wakes us beautifully on "Good Morning, Love"
On This Day in 1973: Diana Ross and Marvin Gaye teamed up for a winner
Concert Review: Tony Toni Tone reunion is a winner
First Listen: Reggie Boone asks the world "What's Wrong"
Song of the Month: Son of Pearl just wants you to "Stay"
Another Groove: Sean Mason Seeks “Closure”
First Listen: Jeffrey Dennis, Frank McComb and Ashley Jayy can "Dream" together
Happy 82nd Birthday to Otis Williams, the last original Temptation
First Listen: Moonchild slows it down on acoustic "Cure"
First Listen: Eric Roberson says to "Just Don't Hold It In"
Iconic "Shaft" actor Richard Roundtree dies at 81
Happy Birthday to legendary singer Melba Moore
First Listen: Brian McKnight gives gentle "Baby Instructions"
Samara Joy reimagines "Merry Little Christmas" beautifully
Song of the Month
Wade C. Long
"Have You Ever Been Loved"
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