Feb 12, 2014
Biracial, and also black
"My mother was of a darker complexion. ...My father was a white man," abolitionist Frederick Douglass wrote in the autobiography, "Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave."
New & Next: Meet 'World Soul' Singer Wayna
Ethiopian-born American singer Wayna describes her eclectic sound as a "blend of international sounds and soul music."
Columbus songstress croons as contestant on a American Idola
Some "American Idol" contestants, as they enter the audition room and stand across from Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick Jr., are overcome by their tremendous anxiety.
"Ivory Queen of Soul" ~ A voice that keeps on singing
Three years ago today, the world lost a True Icon and Diva of R& B music, Mary Christine Brockert , better known as the stage name Teena Marie, or affectionately known as, Lady T / The Ivory Queen of Soul.
Maya Rudolph celebrates 41st birthday
Maya Rudolph is an American comedienne, actress, and singer, best known for her roles on Saturday Night Live and Bridesmaids .