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Classic Soul Cinema: ‘Purple Rain’

Thirty years ago in the summer of 1984, when Walter Mondale, Ronald Reagan and Rev. Jesse Jackson battled it out in the presidential campaign; the summer Olympics were underway; the Jacksons’ controversial Victory tour was selling out stadiums across the […]

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Dr. Bobby Jones’ Impact on Gospel Music

Gospel music is deeply loved by millions of people across the world and is a significant part of the religious experiences of countless individuals.  Dr.

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The Transition: Top Ten Artists Who Went From Major To Indie

The landscape of the music business has changed drastically. Artists no longer look to the major label system to thrive in music. Over the last

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Q&A: The Action Figures—The Best Summer Movies Ever

At its heart, hip-hop music has forever been about providing listeners a glimpse at life’s big picture, giving the English language the IMAX treatment. Globetrotting

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Bongi Mvuyana – I Wonder

South African songstress Bongi Mvuyana is causing quite the stir across the pond in Africa with her song "I Wonder,"

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Profile: Eternia–Friends

International hip-hop star Eternia takes a hot-second break from performing to wipe sweat from her brow. The drove of audience members on hand is roaring

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Prince – Extraloveable Reloaded

Oooooh yeeeah, the Purple One is back with yet another song (just a week after dropping his Ledisi-assisted track “Ain’t Gonna Miss U

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Faith Evans – Dumb

From Faith Evans’ latest album “R&B Divas” comes the visual for the up-tempo tune “Dumb.” Faith gets nostalgic with her afro’d-out backing band

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Harlem Arts Alliance Presents: On the “A” w/Souleo

The Supremes’ Mary Wilson Plans to Teach Presenting the exhibition Come See About Me: The Mary Wilson Supremes Collection has proven to be more

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Download the Soul Train Trivia App on iTunes



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