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Jazz Saxophonist, Teacher Edward “Kidd” Jordan Dies at 87

By Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Jazz saxophonist and music teacher Edward “Kidd” Jordan died in his sleep Friday, surrounded by family at his...

Motown Songwriter-producer Lamont Dozier Dead at 81

By Hillel Italie, AP National Writer Lamont Dozier, the middle name of the celebrated Holland-Dozier-Holland team that wrote and produced “You Can't Hurry Love,” “Heat...

Jennifer Hudson Plays Her Idol Aretha Franklin in ‘Respect’

By Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press Jennifer Hudson was fresh off her Oscar win for “Dreamgirls” when she was summoned to meet Aretha Franklin in 2007....

Chaka Khan Headlines the Black Press of America’s Virtual Convention

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent “Ain’t Nobody” like Chaka Khan. The legendary singer, songwriter, activist, philanthropist, and 10-time Grammy winner brings her...

Jennifer Hudson to star in new Aretha Franklin biopic

The Grio MGM is set to produce a new Aretha Franklin biopic, which will star Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson as the legendary Franklin. On Saturday night, Clive Davis hosted...

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