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Stevie Wonder Announces He Needs A Kidney Transplant

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Motown legend Stevie Wonder stunned all those in attendance at his London show on Saturday night. He announced that he will take a hiatus from performing because he intends on receiving a kidney transplant in the Fall. The Motown music legend made the announcement right after performing his classic song “Superstition” as the last number […]

Legendary Musician Stevie Wonder Facing Health Challenges

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Legendary musician Stevie Wonder is facing serious but manageable health problems, but he continues to perform and make music, sources close to the singer say. Reports have been coming out that the iconic Motown star is “doing better now than he was a couple of months ago,” one close friend of Wonder told the Detroit […]

Big Boi to Play Motown Founder Berry Gordy in Upcoming TV One Film

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Continuing his rise in the acting world, Big Boi of Outkast is set to play Motown founder Berry Gordy in an upcoming television movie. The Speakerboxx rapper shared the exciting news on Instagram that filming had wrapped and completed his shooting scenes as he portrays the famed recording and film exec for TV One’s upcoming […]

Diana Ross Announces Her 2019 Tour Dates

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When Diana Ross said she was celebrating her 75th birthday all year long she meant it! The legendary Motown singer has announced a number of live performances just in case you missed her jaw-dropping birthday tribute at the 61st annual Grammy Awards. She will begin her tour tonight in Las Vegas. She will tour through […]

Remembering The Time: Michael Jackson Turns 60 Today

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Happy Birthday to The King of Pop, Michael Jackson. The late great Jackson would have turned 60 today. Jackson is undoubtedly known as the greatest entertainer of all time. Born in Gary, IN to Catherine and Joseph Jackson, Michael starred as the lead singer in the Jackson 5 with his four brothers. Despite his father’s […]

Diana Ross to Receive American Music Awards’ Lifetime Achievement Honor

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Diana Ross is set to receive the American Music Awards’ Lifetime Achievement honor for her incredible career. “I have endless memories of all the years that I have appeared on the American Music Awards,” Ross stated in a press release. “It started with Dick Clark and The Caravan of Stars and American Bandstand. It was Dick Clark who […]

Gaby Moreno Releases Bi-Lingual Album ‘Illusion’

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Gaby Moreno has been anointed “Best New Artist” by the Latin Grammy’s, which has built the anticipation for her latest effort Illusion even more. The album was released yesterday (Friday, September 9) and has already hit number five on iTunes Latin Pop albums chart, but Moreno is a sophisticated song writer with talents in multiple genres. […]

Today in Black History: Happy Birthday Smokey Robinson

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On this day in Black History Month, we celebrate the birth of one of music’s brightest stars. Motown living legend Smokey Robinson was born today [February 19] in 1940. Robinson is one of the most accomplished living musicians. He is renowned by some as America’s “greatest living poet.” His career spans over four decades and […]