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FRATERNITY OF THE MONTH

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Incorporated was founded at Howard University in Washington, D.C., January 9, 1914, by three young African-American male students. The founders, Honorable A. Langston Taylor,...
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Jasmine Sullivan

    This year Jasmine Sullivan will be performing at the Reggea SumFest In Montego Bay, Jamaica.  This Big Summer bash starts on July 23,- 25.  So, if you happend to be in Montego bay, Jamaica around...
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DIZZIE GILLESPIE

  John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie (October 21, 1917 – January 6, 1993) was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, singer, and composer. He was born in Cheraw, South Carolina, the youngest of nine children....
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DAVID CARRADINE FOUND DEAD

(CNN) -- American actor David Carradine has been found dead in a Bangkok, Thailand, hotel, according to his personal manager, Chuck Binder. Binder said Thursday that the death is being investigated but...
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MAHALIA JACKSON

Mahalia Jackson (October 26, 1911 – January 27, 1972) was an African-American gospel singer, widely regarded as the best in the history of the genre, and is the first "Queen of Gospel Music". With her...
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HEAD BOPPER OF THE DAY

Formed in Detroit, Michigan in 1960 as The Elgins, the Temptations have always featured at least five male vocalists/dancers. The group, known for its recognizable choreography, distinct harmonies, and...