Luther Vandross Classics Sound of the Sun On-Demand this season features the music of Luther Vandross that made him the superstar vocalist we know. These songs are available to “Buy What You Hear” from Apple Music. Thanks to Craig Seymour for the inspiration through his book, Luther: The Life and Longing of Luther Vandross available from Amazon.com.
by Larry Watson Diana Ross is the closest America will ever get to royalty. She is a sturdy Black woman who was raised by God fearing parents. Her grandfather was a Baptist Minister in the deep South. People confuse the Diana Ross “personae” which she meticulously created with the authentic Black woman who as a single mother who… Read More »
By Ricardo Burke Born and raised in Americus, Georgia, Ray Greene came under the influence of soul-R&B-funk early in life as a result of his mother’s collection of 45 records. Ray’s father, who enjoyed the unadulterated grooves of Sam Cooke and the seamless harmonies of The Soul Stirrers, was himself a vocalist, performing gospel repertoire with The Sky… Read More »