Category: Black Music Roots

Sort: Date | Title | Views | Random
View:

Music Legends

1.65K Views

This edition features the thoughts and music of some of the world’s most talented legendary entertainers, including Eubie Blake, Chuck Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Lionel Hampton and Charles Brown. Guests: Eubie Blake, ...

A Music Legend Without A Home

1.40K Views

Music legend Chuck Jackson discusses his career. (1718)

The Rap Against Rap

1.89K Views

Pernicious words like “nigger” have become standard gutter talk among a “gangsta” subculture of African-Americans who call themselves rap artists.   One black writer, columnist and cartoonist for the Tacoma Tribune go...

Black and White Music: The Melting Pot Music

4.49K Views

A look at some of the differences between Black and White music. Performances by Santana, George Duke and Billy Joel. Guests: Harold Wheeler, composer, arranger and conductor.  Wheeler’s arrangements include such hit...

The Big Black Boom On The Great White Way

1.53K Views

A sharp, fast-paced, sophisticated look at some of Broadway's Black plays and producers that have made New York the theatre capital of the world. Guests: Eubie Blake; Melvin van Peebles, playwright, producer and ...

Latin Jazz: A Billy Taylor Musical Salute

1.25K Views

SALUTES TO MUSIC GREATS (4008)

Thank God … Highlights

1.91K Views

"Thank God, " an African-American DocuOpera shares the legacy of our past sufferings and achievements through music. We now know that the Black Church is Africa's musical gift to America and America's only original co...

Lionel Hampton: A Grace Note

1.80K Views

Musician extraordinaire Lionel Hampton died on August 31, 2002 at the age of 94. His legacy as a musician, statesman, humanitarian and close friend of the Bush family are chronicled on this program. Tony Brown also re...

B-BOP

1.67K Views

SALUTES TO MUSIC GREATS (4007)