New York City native Thomas J. Dowd was born and raised in Manhattan. His mother was an opera singer and his father, a concertmaster, so a love for music was naturally encouraged. In his teen years Dowd excelled in math […]
In a recent interview with PrideSource.com, R&B legend, Patti Labelle said the word “diva” is being used too freely in the music
Aretha Franklin holds a Grammy Legend Award and a Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award, and now she adds the induction to the GMA Gospel Music Hall of Fame.
The all-time undisputed Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin had recorded a number of albums on the Columbia label from 1960 to 1965, but those recordings never showcased the