JACKIE WILSON DEAD; BODY GUARDED ROUND THE CLOCK

Jackie Wilson died today (January 21, 1984) in Mount Holly, New Jersey. Wilson had been comatose…

R.I.P. Curtis Mayfield: How The IRS Created A Legendary Career

R&B icon Curtis Mayfield died today (December 26, 1999) in Roswell, Georgia. Mayfield had been in…

Male Members of The Platters Beat Prostitution Charges

The four male members of The Platters were aquitted of prostitution charges today (December 10, 1959).…

Alan Freed’s “Rock, Rock, Rock” Debuts; The Flamingos, Frankie Lymon Featured

DJ Alan Freed’s second feature movie “Rock, Rock, Rock” launched simultaneously in 70 New York theaters…

Thanksgiving Doo-Wop – Jive Time Turkey – The Clickettes