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30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 12: Luther Vandross 'So Amazing'

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 12: Luther Vandross 'So Amazing'

I don’t know what you can say about a song already called “So Amazing” that literally lives up to its title, even though the “amazing” being referenced is love. I mean, it really is so amazing to be
Concert Review: ‘American Idol’ Ruben Studdard Pays Rich Tribute to Luther Vandross

Concert Review: ‘American Idol’ Ruben Studdard Pays Rich Tribute to Luther Vandross

Since his days as a 2003 “American Idol” contestant – and subsequent victor – Ruben Studdard has received one request: cover the music of singer-composer Luther Vandross. Studdard even heard as much
“Nice Times Up Pin”

“Nice Times Up Pin”

Culture Kings Carl, Edgar, and Jacquis get into a sports update, Carl getting his hair restored, the 15 ultimate hip hop & R&B albums, deep cut of the week, & more!
Comedian Marsha Warfield Says That Her Mother Didn’t Want Her To Come Out Until She Was Dead, Defends Patti LaBelle

Comedian Marsha Warfield Says That Her Mother Didn’t Want Her To Come Out Until She Was Dead, Defends Patti LaBelle

Comedian Marsha Warfield weighed in on Patti LaBelle’s recent disclosure that Luther Vandross was gay and the black community’s tried and true embrace of “don’t ask, don’t tell.” Read more...
The 10 Best Brown-Liquor Christmas Songs, Ranked

The 10 Best Brown-Liquor Christmas Songs, Ranked

The best Christmas songs are ones that can be played while sipping brown liquor. Read more...
Patti LaBelle Reveals Why Luther Vandross Never Came Out of the Closet

Patti LaBelle Reveals Why Luther Vandross Never Came Out of the Closet

Patti LaBelle opened up about her relationship with the late Luther Vandross. The music icon discussed the late “Never Too Much” crooner, who died back in 2005, during her appearance on Watch What
The Jheri Curl Turns 40: A Look at the Most Iconic, Insulted and Revered Hair Craze Ever

The Jheri Curl Turns 40: A Look at the Most Iconic, Insulted and Revered Hair Craze Ever

The last time I saw someone wear a Jheri curl with a straight face was in the summer of 2015. In June of that year, retired NBA point guard Baron Davis appeared on ESPN’s First Take sporting a