Diana Ross as Billie Holiday

Urban Legend: Diana Ross as Billie Holiday in ‘Lady Sings the Blues’

I was a confused little boy. My mother and sisters were crying so intensely, I wondered if I should run to my nearby grandparents’ house for help. They were watching Lady Sings the Blues, each of them equally emotionally overcome. […]

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Urban Legend: Michael Jackson as Scarecrow in ‘The Wiz’

From the second Harlem native Dorothy (Diana Ross) and her dog Toto arrived in the strange world known as Oz, her only

Diana Ross in Mahogany

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On the “A” w/Souleo

[caption id="attachment_31049" align="aligncenter" width="239"] Diana Ross from Surrender album photo shoot, 1971. Courtesy of photographer Harry Langdon.[/caption]

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June 25, 2015 is the sixth anniversary of Michael Jackson’s passing. In memory of one of the world’s

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Video By Singersroom.com Even though he has musical genes (his mother being the legendary

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Classic Soul Album Spotlight: Diana Ross’ ‘Diana’

When Motown superstar Diana Ross went solo in 1970, many expected her solo career to take off with big hit after big hit. However,

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‘Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever’—Recapturing the Moment

[caption id="attachment_28012" align="aligncenter" width="300"] The Jackson 5 - Motown 25[/caption] Let’s rewind back to the year 1983. It was the night of May 16 during primetime.



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