With the Black Forum label, Motown founder Berry Gordy created a place where African-American spoken-word artists could make their voices...
Motown’s great songwriters were the foundations of the Great American Soulbook, an imaginary, but nonetheless awe-inspiring collection of songs written in the name of soul. But it did not come easy.
Other artists set to perform include the Black Pumas, Lucinda Williams, and more.
'Nina as you want her – with soul!,' proclaimed a trade advertisement for the 1967 album.
Tammi left us at a tragically young 24, but her elegant vocals live on.
In a newly-released clip, Wilson is heard performing his song 'Hearts' on the April 1, 1962 edition.
Other artists performing at the festival include Valerie June, Maren Morris, and more.
The Canadian multihyphenate artist is one to watch.
They were owned by the late Chicago music historian and archivist Bob Abrahamian, who died in 2014.
Crafted to perfection, Angélique Kidjo’s ‘Djin Djin’ album won the singer a Grammy and made her a successor to her role model, Miriam Makeba..
The legendary Muscle Shoals studio defined the sound of Southern soul before becoming one of the go-to studios for the biggest names in music.
Museum members will have special preview days the prior weekend on Saturday, May 15 and Sunday, May 16.
The series, which arrives May 21, comes from a filmmaking team that includes figures from documentaries like ‘Amy.’
The album was produced by Dan Auerbach and will be released via Easy Eye Sound.
The newly solo Supreme charts with the album of her first TV special.
Soul covers of The Great American Songbook have added a gospel-derived power and dancefloor-driven sexiness to these timeless standards.