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  • Don Cornelius Foundation Kicks Off Suicide Prevention Week Sept 7

    Aug 30, 14 by Submitted by Larry Buford 1 Comment


    *The Don Cornelius Foundation (DCF) is kicking off Suicide Prevention Week themed “I AM THE FACE,” with an afternoon of music and fellowship on Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 3:00 pm at the popular Post & Beam restaurant. The DCF is a non-profit organization formed by the family of Donald “Don” C. Cornelius, creator of “Soul […]

  • ‘Soul Train’ Could Become a Broadway Musical

    Apr 15, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *“Soul Train” may soon become the hippest trip on Broadway. Stage and film producer Matthew Weaver, who helped create “Rock of Ages,” has acquired the theatrical stage rights to the TV show and says he’s hoping to turn it into a musical that attracts both die-hard Broadway fans and those who can’t stomach the theater. […]

  • Book Signing at Eso Won: ‘Soul Train’ by Music Critic Nelson George

    Apr 5, 14 by Larry Buford Leave a comment


    Longtime music critic Nelson George was on hand April 3rd to talk about and sign his new book “The Hippest Trip in America: Soul Train and the Evolution of Culture and Style” at Los Angeles’ Eso Won bookstore in Leimert Park. His guest was an original “Soul Train” dancer Marco De Santiago. The room was […]

  • ‘Love, Peace and Soul’: Behind the Scenes of America’s Favorite Dance Show ‘Soul Train’

    Oct 25, 13 by garadf 2 Comments


    *”Love, Peace and Soul” author Ericka Blount Danois has always had an affinity for now-deceased entrepreneur Don Cornelius’ ‘Soul Train,’ but she certainly wasn’t alone. Soul Train, “The Hippest Trip in America,” was the first television show featuring and even celebrating black music and culture. It began from very humble beginnings – airing weekdays only […]

  • Top Highlights from Soul Train Cruise 2013 include EW&F (Video)

    Oct 21, 13 by EurPublisher 2 Comments


    *The hippest trip at sea was a star-studded event featuring Earth, Wind & Fire, Gladys Knight, Jeffery Osborne and many more. The Soul Train Cruise, sponsored by Centric television network, was an event to remember.  Supporters and fans said that the stars were in arms reach willing to talk, hug and sign autographs. The Don […]

  • BowLegged Lou Remembers and Wishes Don Cornelius Happy Birthday

    Sep 27, 13 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


    *Hey ya’ll, this is Bowlegged Lou of Full Force. Today, Sept 27, is the birthdate of my great friend up in Heaven, Don Cornelius. He would’ve of been 76 today. Today we celebrate Don’s birthday with memories of the man & what he meant to the WORLD. Today we also celebrate his birthday with the […]