How the legendary soul imprint worked to make some of Martin Luther King Jr.’s most celebrated and inspiring speeches available on record.
‘I am thankful how you influenced my place of love, which allowed me to try to push the needle of love and equality forward.’
From sorrowful mourning to polemical rage, the best Martin Luther King songs deal with the death of the civil-rights icon in moving, revelatory ways.
The song, and Stevie's tireless campaigning, led directly to the enshrinement of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, observed since January 1986.
The historic, 1963 recording culminates with Dr. Martin Luther King’s ‘I Have A Dream’ speech.
The inspiring and infectious song became the fourth of the Impressions' six R&B No.1s.
In honor of this momentous occasion, Motown and UMe have developed a number of digital initiatives that honor the legacy of the Civil Rights Movement and make archival content accessible to generations...
From Kendrick Lamar’s “HiiiPoWeR,” to Jay-Z’s “What We Talkin’ About,” MLK Jr.’s speech has been sampled 110 times.
The protest’s anniversary is celebrated with long-unseen footage of Coretta Scott King, an exclusive March on Washington and more.
The famous recording was made on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., on 23 August 1963.
On the 50th anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King Jr's death, Stevie Wonder and over 80 musicians, politicians and actors share their #DreamStillLives video.
A new stage play inspired by the iconic Nina Simone is set to open in Washington DC in November and run up to 24 December 2017
A striking photograph of B.B. King on stage forms part of The Early Years of Rhythm and Blues, an exhibition currently running at ICP in New York.