Ma Rainey was one of the earliest American professional blues singers and one of the first generation of blues singers to record. She was billed as the Mother of the Blues. She began performing as a young teenager and became known as Ma Rainey after her marriage to Will Rainey, in 1904.
How to Land Your Dream Job in 5 Easy Steps
Author: Matthew Lynch
If you are like most working people in America, there is a great chance that you may feel undervalued, under appreciated, stagnant, stressed and possibly even disgruntled over the fact that you are being paid.....
Whatever Happened To?
Little Richard - known by his stage name, Little Richard, is an American musician, singer and songwriter.
An influential figure in popular music and culture for more than six decades.
MR. CHURCH starring Eddie Murphy tells the story of a unique friendship that develops when a little girl and her dying mother meet a talented cookHenry Joseph Church. What begins as a 6-month arrangement ends up enduring for 15 years and creates a bond that lasts forever.
Set 1965 Los Angeles, Mr. Church begins with a stranger arriving on the doorstep of 10-year-old CHARLOTTE CHARLIE BRODY and her single mother MARIE BRODY (40), who is battling breast cancer. (read more)
"There's so much negative imagery of black fatherhood. I've got tons of friends that are doing the right thing by their kids, and doing the right thing as a father - and how come that's not as newsworthy?"
By Walmart Stores - Will Smith at the 2011 Walmart Shareholders Meeting, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=16269945
Frederick Douglass did not play!!! He is still an inspiration for all today. Listen to this mind blowing speech Frederick Douglass made back in 1852. He couldn't believe America invited him to speak on July 4th Independence Day while his people were still in slavery, very very powerful! listen
One Hit Wonders
The 2000's One hit wonders, that made jump up and dance. I decided to upgrade my videos by placing videos in them instead of pictures. I have a lot more videos to come and I want to thank all my loyal and new subscribers for being patient. Thanks!
One Hit Wonders
Soul Food Recipes
Southern, Soul Food Collard Greens - I'm remaking one of the most popular recipes on my blog SOUL FOOD, SOUTHERN COLLARD GREENS!! These flavorful collard greens are simmered in savory chicken broth, onions, garlic, red peppers and a smokey turkey leg. YouTube Video