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  • ‘Disco Inferno’ Singer Jimmy Ellis Dies at 74

    Mar 9, 12 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *Singer Jimmy Ellis, whose voice illuminated the 70s dance floor hit “Disco Inferno,” died Thursday in South Carolina of complications from Alzheimer’s Disease, his daughter told the New York Times. He was 74. Ellis was the lead singer of Philadelphia-based funk band The Trammps, which released several R&B singles in the 1970s, including their Top […]

  • ‘Malcolm X,’ ‘Cry of Jazz’ Selected to National Film Registry

    Dec 28, 10 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Spike Lee’s 1992 biopic about Malcolm X and a 1959 film dramatization of a discussion between blacks and whites about jazz are among the images that will be preserved by the Library of Congress as part of its National Film Registry. The 25 films selected this year include “Malcolm X,” which starred Denzel Washington as […]