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  • Little Richard, Elvis Presley, Millie Jackson Set for R&B Music Hall of Fame

    May 9, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *The Official Rhythm & Blues Music Hall of Fame & Museum will host its 3rd annual Induction Ceremony in the city of Clarksdale, Mississippi on June 6, 2015 at the Clarksdale Civic Auditorium. The Red Carpet will start at 5:00 p.m. and the induction ceremony will start at 6:00 p.m. LaMont “ShowBoat” Robinson, founder of the project, said “We are so proud to be bringing the Official […]

  • Funk and R&B Icons, The Bar-Kays Celebrate 50 Years in the Music Business

    Jan 13, 14 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The world-famous Bar-Kays will be celebrating 50 years in the music business throughout 2014 as it marks the year for their golden anniversary. For five decades this band has impacted audiences across the world with their majestic moves and funkadelic sound, from the White House for the president and his guests to […]

  • Louis Gossett, Jr. Interviews the Bar-Kays for His New Web Talk Series (Watch)

    Nov 22, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *For his new web-based talk series, “For What it’s Worth,” legendary and Oscar-winning actor Louis Gossett Jr. recently sat down with another entertainment icon/entity: R&B funk band The Bar-Kays. In this informative, in-depth and exclusive interview, Gossett and the old school funkateers discuss their career at Stax Records and growing up in Memphis, Tennessee during […]

  • Bar-Kays Exclusive: Larry Dodson on Performing Final Gig in Iraq

    Jul 12, 11 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *The Bar-Kays are in the midst of bringing funk to U.S. troops in Iraq for a third time. Lead singer Larry Dodson and the band arrived during the Fourth of July weekend and are due to return on July 15, having played four concerts on the base, and one gig in Kuwait. Now that U.S. […]

  • TV One Presents ‘Unsung: Uncut’

    Apr 2, 10 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *TV One gathers vintage performances from the artists featured in its “Unsung” series for an all-music special “Unsung: Uncut,” premiering Monday, April 5 from 9-10 p.m. Featured full-length performances will include Teena Marie w/ Rick James (“Sucka For Your Love”), Bootsy Collins (“Aint It Funky Now”), Klymaxx (“Meeting In the Ladies Room”), Rose Royce (“Car […]