Tag: motown

Beyond the Rhetoric: Have hip-hop, Wall Street destroyed soul music?

Beyond the Rhetoric: Have hip-hop, Wall Street destroyed soul music?

| January 7, 2016

By Harry C. Alford NNPA News Wire Columnist Black people have always had a strong affinity for music. Soon after our forefathers were let off the slave ships and sold to plantations we started singing. Much of that was developed in the “Motherland.” During a visit to Kenya, I went to a music event. One […]

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Local trip to see ‘Motown the Musical’ set for June

| February 4, 2014

FORT WAYNE—A local group of entertainment and travel lovers is sponsoring a trip to see one of theatre’s most acclaimed shows. Pallas Fullmore and friends are scheduled to lead a charter bus tour to attend a matinee performance of Motown the Musical, at 2 p.m., June 28 at the Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph St., […]

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