Based on the true story of free black American Solomon Northrup's kidnapping and imposed bondage from 1841 to 1853, this epic account of an unbreakable soul makes even Scarlett O'Hara's struggles…
After making the festival rounds over the past year, including New York's Stony Brook Film Festival where it won the grand prize in Aug., 2012, "AKA Doc Pomus," about the songwriter behind such hits…
The history is inescapable inside Atlantic Records' new Los Angeles studio -- you merely have to examine the walls.
Larry "Wild Man" Fischer, the former mental patient and ubiquitous street musician who briefly attained stardom as one of the first signings to Frank Zappa's Bizarre imprint, died in Los Angeles June…
Solomon Burke, the hit-making '60s soul vocalist who enjoyed a Grammy-winning career renaissance in the new millennium, died Sunday at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport. He was 70.
The Grammy Foundation looked back at tunes on the tube Thursday at its 12th annual preservation event "Cue the Music: A Celebration of Music and Television" at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre.
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