Whitney Houston’s Maternal Grandparents – Delia Mae Drinkard and Nitcholas Drinkard

Whitney Houston’s Maternal Grandparents Whitney Houston’s maternal grandparents, are her mother, Cissy Houston’s mother and father. They are the parents of famed gospel group The Drinkard Singers. Her grandparent’s names are Nitcholas “Nitch” Arthur Drinkard (Sr) and Adelia “Delia” Mae (McCaskill) Drinkard. Nitch was born on June 7, 1896 in Blakely, Georgia. Delia was born […]

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Rihanna Is Headlining the Super Bowl Halftime Show LVII 2023

Rihanna is headlining the Super Bowl Halftime Show LVII in 2023 and this is the track list we think she should play. She has 8 albums filled with numerous No. 1 singles so a lot of good songs won’t make the cut. Set lists usually contain about 8-9 songs so we chose our 9 faves. […]

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R&B Soul Music Groups

702 After 7 All-4-One Bell Biv Devoe Blaque Brownstone Cameo DeBarge Destiny’s Child Dionne Farris Dru Hill Four Tops Hi-Five Groove Theory Immature INOJ Jodeci Joe Public K-Ci & JoJo Mint Condition Mokenstef New Edition PM Dawn Portrait Shai Silk Sister Sledge Soul IV Real Sounds Of Blackness Spinners Staples Singers Sylvers Tony Toni Tone […]

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Jesse Powell Passes Away At 51

Jesse Powell (September 12, 1971 – September 13, 2022) Jesse Powell passes away at 51 on September 13, 2022. He died from cardiac arrest in his Los Angeles home on September 13, 2022, one day after his 51st birthday. His sister, Tamara, broke the news on IG and issued the following statement from the family. […]

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Motown

Motown, or the Motown sound, is a style of rhythm and blues music named after the record company Motown in Detroit, where teams of songwriters and musicians produced material for girl groups, boy bands, and solo singers during the 1960s and early 1970s. Motown The Label Motown was in and of itself something incredible and […]

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Prince and Chaka Khan

Prince and Chaka Khan have a friendship and working relationship history dating back to the 70s. They met all the way back in 1977. Prince was a playful young musician in Sausalito, California recording his debut album, For You, at the Record Plant. Prince Wrote One of Chaka Khan’s Biggest Hits He wrote the original […]

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Soul Train Awards 2018 Pam & Gina 90s R&B Tribute Opening Performance

The Soul Train Awards in 2018 saw “Pam & Gina” or Tichina Arnold and Tisha Campbell hosting yet again for the first time. They would go on to host he ceremony 3 times. The 2018 ceremony took place at The Orleans Arena in Las Vegas on November 17, 2018. It aired on BET on November […]

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Black EGOT Winners

Black EGOT winners Whoopi Goldberg, Jennifer Hudson, and John Legend are members of this exclusive and coveted feat in Hollywood. They all made history when they earned their esteemed achievement. Whoopi was the first black woman, John was the youngest, and Jennifer was the third black overall and fifth woman overall. EGOT is an acronym […]

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12 Verzuz Battles That Ought To Happen

12 Verzuz battles that ought to happen would turn the music world upside down for fans of urban music. We’ve seen some amazing battles by living legends such as Chaka Khan Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight, and Stephanie Mills. We’ve also seen some battles by artists that had the biggest beefs in urban music including Brandy […]

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