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The First Finale: Stevie Wonder in the 70s – Part 2

At the Grammy Awards in 1976, Paul Simon would walk up to the stage to accept his award for album of the year (received...

Music Of My Mind: Stevie Wonder in the 70s – Part...

There’s never been quite a musical run like Stevie Wonder had in the 70s. From 1972 to 1976 Wonder released five albums, all of...

The eternal summer of the 70s: a retrospective of forgotten music

Maybe it’s just me, but I seem to have an image of a shirtless Ned Doheny stuck in my head. If that name doesn’t...

Kool & The Gang to be honored with Marian Anderson Award

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Funk-soul band Kool & The Gang is being honored with an award named for pioneering opera singer Marian Anderson.Kool & The...

Music history: Today in 1970 “War” by Edwin Starr battles for...

Today in music history, soul singer Edwin Starr's most famous single, "War" began a three-week run at No. 1. The year was 1970. The...

The thrill and the truth of Aretha Franklin

NEW YORK (AP) - The clarity and the command. The daring and the discipline. The thrill of her voice and the truth of her...

AP Newsbreak: ‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin dies at 76

NEW YORK (AP) - Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a...

AP Newsbreak: ‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin dies at 76

NEW YORK (AP) - Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a...

‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin has died

NEW YORK (AP) - Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a...

Clive Davis-planned tribute to Aretha Franklin to proceed

In what could have been the most poorly timed announcement, it was revealed yesterday that a tribute to Aretha Franklin is to go on. Given...