Motown Signs Legendary Poet Langston Hughes

Motown announced the signing of legendary poet Langston Hughes in industry trade magazines today (November 22,…

The Isley Brothers Land First #1 Album With “Live It Up”

The Isley Brothers scored the first #1 R&B album in their career today (November 16, 1974)…

R&B Singer Bo Diddley Banned From Ed Sullivan Show For Swapping Songs

On November 20, 1955, famed R&B singer Bo Diddley infuriated legendary TV personality Ed Sullivan, when…

George Clinton Announces New Genre “Techno Doo-Wop”

Think of George Clinton and you’ll likely conjure an image of a crazy black man with…