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1 year ago
This week on My Classic Soul podcast, hosts Bethany Dawson and David Nathan, the British Ambassador of Soul deep dive into a classic Aretha Franklin album.
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1 year ago
Welcome to the first blog of the new decade! 
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This harrowing tale of a teen lost and alone on America's mean streets scared countless kids straight in 1969.
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It's the strange but incredibly true story of Kennedy Gordy, son of Motown founder and music legend, Berry Gordy.

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1 year ago
In the wake of 9/11, Ray Charles nourished the American spirit with a glorious gospel rendition of "America The Beautiful." Do you remember watching the Genius on TV?
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1 year ago
This funky classic topped the charts on January 29, 1977. Turn it up!
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Some of soul's biggest stars joined under the same roof at A&M Studios in Los Angeles on this night in '85 on a mission to better the world. "We Are The World" would become the best-selling single of the decade. Who bought the song in support?
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"Brother Ray" Charles, the genius who gave the world "Hit the Road Jack" and "I Can't Stop Loving You" was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 34 years ago.
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