Many misunderstood political songs have been taken to be calls to rebellion or patriotic chest-beaters – a far cray from...
Our audio interview series highlights the man who co-wrote and recorded the original of 'Knock On Wood' and so much more, Eddie Floyd.
PBS’ 40th annual July 4th presentation will feature new performances, captured remotely at iconic locations around the country.
We’ve got your self-isolation entertainment needs covered with a list of must-see live-streamed concerts, virtual festivals and more – all updated daily.
Recording ‘The Great March To Freedom’ in Detroit in 1963, the legendary soul imprint captured the origins of Martin Luther King’s most celebrated speech.
Saturday’s ‘‘Round Midnight Preserves’ live-stream concert featured an all-star cast of musicians.
His first singles chart appearance captured the improvised, call-and-response electricity between Stevie and a Chicago crowd.
Stax’s motto for 1969 was “Getting it all together” – and they did, on ‘Soul Explosion’, one of the great soul music compilations of all time.
The familiar bonds of fatherhood can be both joyous and complicated. From loving tributes to cathartic confessions, here are the best Father’s Day songs.
“I've spoken about it in my music but I wanted to declare in words that I'm so proud to be Black”.
Both a euphoric floor-filler and a call to arms, Martha And The Vandellas’ ‘Dancing In The Street’ remains a prime example of Motown’s 60s pop perfection.
The Motown giants are inviting their millions of admirers around the world to join them in tribute to today's movement for lasting social change.
The Academy Award-winning director incorporated multiple tracks from Gaye’s landmark LP, ‘What’s Going On’ throughout his new film, and offered a nod to Motown legends, The Temptations.
Produced by FINNEAS, the new track is out now on Interscope Records.
'Funky Drummer' is episode one of a new three-part animated mini-series titled 'Get Down, The Influence Of James Brown.'
The suave British musician's 1983 project added a new, contemporary funk edge to his musical palette.