For Martin Luther King Day, the 'Songs Of Protest and Progress' playlist features an uplifting selection of poignant music from the Concord Music catalogue.
Yvonne Staples, who sang on timeless hits such as 'I'll Take You There' and 'Let's Do It Again' with soul-gospel legends The Staple Singers has died at the age of 80.
The last in our Stax interview series is on a lady who has been part of the fabric of the famous Memphis institution for more than half a century.
Dockery Farms, the Mississippi plantation and sawmill complex located on Highway 8 between Cleveland and Ruleville, has been named a Mississippi Landmark.
The 1959 Ray Charles single 'What'd I Say' is one of the seminal and much-covered records in R&B history, well worthy of a uDiscover overview and playlist.